Layoffs and buyouts potentially affecting about 100 workers are needed for Montana’s largest mining company to reposition itself for future growth after two foreign-expansion ventures were put on hold, the company’s chief executive officer said.
Stillwater Mining Co. has appointed new board director Michael McMullen as its chief executive.
HELENA — Former Gov. Brian Schweitzer said he is enjoying his new position as chairman of the board of Stillwater Mining Co. and is acquiring a bigger stake in the company as some compensation for his part-time job.
Stillwater Mining Co. reported a loss Thursday primarily driven by the costs of fighting challenges for control of Montana’s largest publicly traded company and to pay executives who left after the battle.
The chief executive of Montana’s largest publicly traded company retired Friday in the wake of a corporate shake-up led by former Gov. Brian Schweitzer.
HELENA — Former Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer said Monday that he is "focused like a laser" on improving the Stillwater Mining Co. after being elected chairman of the board - but he also isn't ruling out a potential U.S. Senate run.
Results of the contested election for Montana's largest publicly traded company show that almost two-thirds of shareholders disapprove of Stillwater Mining Company's compensation of its top executives.
NYE — Shareholders of Montana's largest public company elected former Gov. Brian Schweitzer and three other outsiders to Stillwater Mining Co.'s board Thursday after alleging mismanagement by the current directors.
A pair of investor research firms say strategic missteps by Montana's Stillwater Mining Co. warrant changes within its board, as a dissident investor group that includes former Gov. Brian Schweitzer seeks to oust the company's leadership.
Stillwater Mining Co. CEO and lifelong Boy Scout Frank McAllister was presented with the Distinguished Citizen Award Thursday evening from the Boy Scouts of America, Montana Council, at the organization's annual awards gala dinner.
Stillwater Mining Co. said Wednesday it was revoking almost 187,000 shares of company stock now worth more than $2.3 million in the wake of a lawsuit that challenged the compensation to its chief executive as excessive.
A Montana coal executive has dropped out of a group seeking to take control of Stillwater Mining Co. after questions were raised about his academic credentials.
Union leaders representing workers at a Montana mining company say an attempted corporate takeover by a group including former Gov. Brian Schweitzer could harm employees.
A federal class action lawsuit alleges that a Montana mining company's board improperly awarded its chairman more than 104,000 shares of company stock.
The chief executive of a Montana mining company urged shareholders on Wednesday to reject a takeover by a group that includes former Gov. Brian Schweitzer.
Citing poor stock performance by the Billings-based Stillwater Mining Co., a New York City investment group is demanding the retirement of its chief executive and a reversal of decisions to buy mines in Canada and Argentina.
NYE — First comes a loud whoosh.
Strong prices for the rare metals produced at two Montana mines boosted Stillwater Mining Co., profits for the third quarter to $40.7 million, up sharply from nearly $6 million earned for the same period last year.
Frank McAllister Stillwater Mining Co. CEO