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17 more bison shipped to slaughter

17 more bison shipped to slaughter

The Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes trucked 17 more Yellowstone National Park bison from the park’s Stephens Creek bison capture facility to a slaughter facility in Ronan on Wednesday.

February 19, 2014 4:53 pmLoading…
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December 15, 2013 12:15 am Photos

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Core-Mark must decide whether to appeal ruling on milk 'sell-by' date

HELENA — A Montana livestock official said Monday he’s pleased that a judge upheld the state’s system of dating retail milk, and that the “sell-by” date of 12 days after pasteurization puts more power and knowledge in the hands of consumers.

August 12, 2013 6:00 pmLoading…

Judge rejects out-of-state distributor’s suit to overturn Montana ‘sell-by’ date for milk

HELENA — A state judge Friday rejected a lawsuit by a California-based food distributor to throw out Montana’s long-standing “sell-by” date for milk of 12 days after pasteurization.

August 09, 2013 7:00 pmLoading…

2 bison killed in Montana after hazing efforts fail

Two bison were killed by authorities Wednesday after livestock officials said repeated efforts to drive them back into Yellowstone National Park to make way for cattle had failed.

June 05, 2013 5:15 pmLoading…
Some Leachman horses headed for a kill plant

Some Leachman horses headed for a kill plant

Nine of the former Leachman horses raised east of Billings have been sold to one of Canada’s largest horse slaughter plants, according to the Montana Board of Livestock.

May 01, 2013 8:00 pm Related Loading…
Montana Senate revives, then kills bill allowing sale of raw milk

Montana Senate revives, then kills bill allowing sale of raw milk

HELENA — A bill that would allow the sale of raw milk in Montana died a second death Thursday in the state Senate — in part because some of its original supporters wanted it killed.

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Hearing on unpasteurized milk draws crowd

Hearing on unpasteurized milk draws crowd

HELENA — Twelve-year-old Riley Sabo of Harrison told a legislative committee Thursday if it was legal to sell raw milk in Montana, he could make money from his Jersey cow and help pay for college — and that the fresh milk shouldn’t be considered a health hazard.

March 07, 2013 7:15 pm Related Loading…
Park Service wants female bison removed from northern Yellowstone herd

Park Service wants female bison removed from northern Yellowstone herd

Yellowstone National Park biologists have recommended the killing of 450 bison, primarily females, this winter to “reduce abundance and growth potential” in the northern herd.

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Yellowstone bison hazing could wrap up next week

Yellowstone bison hazing could wrap up next week

A Montana livestock official says the state hopes to return all migrating bison to Yellowstone National Park by next week.

May 18, 2012 7:00 pmLoading…

Yellowstone bison drive begins as cattle return

The annual effort to haze migrating wild bison back into Yellowstone National Park to make way for cattle is underway in southwest Montana.

May 09, 2012 8:40 pmLoading…

Livestock Board delays milk rule decision

HELENA — The state Board of Livestock decided Wednesday to wait until March at the earliest to decide whether to scrap its rule requiring 12-day "sell-by" dates to be marked on containers.

January 18, 2012 8:00 pmLoading…

Simulcast betting on horse races to end in Montana

MISSOULA — The Montana Board of Horse Racing is out of the simulcast racing business, and the state’s seven off-track betting sites will be shut down indefinitely next week.

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Montana Board of Horseracing to look at race dates, financing

Montana Board of Horseracing will meet Dec. 2 to discuss race dates for 2012 and introduce the Business Advisory Council, a new three-member council tasked with providing financial, budget and business strategy advice to the board.

November 16, 2011 12:00 pmLoading…

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