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Montana inmate telephone charges already in line with new caps set by FCC ruling

HELENA — A federal ruling capping what it called “exorbitant” long-distance telephone rates charged to prison inmates across the nation won’t affect state prisoners in Montana, which already charges rates at or below the new cap.

August 12, 2013 5:01 pmLoading…

Montana to lose $2.5M in federal mineral payments

HELENA — The U.S. Department of Interior is cutting $2.5 million in federal mineral payments to Montana over the next five months.

March 27, 2013 5:45 pmLoading…

Bullock releases Cabinet, staff salaries

HELENA — Gov.-elect Steve Bullock has released the salaries for members of his Cabinet and staff.

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Montana Crime Lab toxicologist charged with DUI

MISSOULA — A state Crime Lab toxicologist who testifies frequently in court about blood alcohol content was charged with driving under the influence after a breath test put his alcohol level at twice the legal driving limit.

July 24, 2012 10:00 pmLoading…

PPL says state should forsake riverbed rent case; state not backing down

HELENA — A spokesman for power-generator PPL Montana said Thursday it’s time for the state to admit defeat in its lengthy effort to collect rent from PPL for its hydropower dams, and put an end to the eight-year-old legal case.

March 08, 2012 5:45 pmLoading…

$1.5M New West deal before insurance commissioner

HELENA - State regulators are examining a $1.5 million proposal by an Oregon insurer to take over a portion of Montana's third-largest health insurance company as part of a government anti-trust settlement.

February 06, 2012 4:26 pmLoading…
Population influx boosts crime in small northeastern Montana communities

Population influx boosts crime in small northeastern Montana communities

As thousands of workers and their families move to North Dakota's Bakken oil field in search of jobs, nearby rural Montana communities' resources are being pushed to the limit.

January 27, 2012 12:15 am Photos

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Medical pot ruling draw mixed reactions

HELENA — Reactions were mixed Thursday to a district judge’s ruling temporarily blocking parts of more stringent 2011 medical marijuana law from taking effect Friday.

June 30, 2011 8:50 pmLoading…

Stolen laptop creates concern for OrthoMontana patients

OrthoMontana is scrambling to warn current and past patients that their personal information was on a laptop computer recently stolen from the company.

March 10, 2011 5:45 pmLoading…

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