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Montana’s wheat crop looks great, insiders say, but the sale price as harvest approaches is another story.
BOZEMAN — Pedaling down Black Street with three passengers in tow, Tony Lebaron stopped his cycle rickshaw at the intersection and waited for the light to turn green. Pedestrians strolling through the crosswalk turned to take a second look at the bright orange rickshaw and its driver.
JACKSON, Wyo. — Aspen trees that have been in decline on the National Elk Refuge for decades are showing some signs of bouncing back on parts of the preserve in northwest Wyoming, according to new research.
Anticipating home insurance problems after last May’s hail storm in Billings, Montana’s state insurance commissioner is dispatching claims experts to the city this week to meet with homeowners.
HUNTLEY — A gray, drizzly Thursday morning welcomed a cadre of Montana State University officials to the Southern Agricultural Research Center, where the group began the third day of an energy and agriculture tour of south central and Eastern Montana.
HELENA — Former Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer set off a media and social media firestorm Wednesday night, as a magazine reported his comments about his “gaydar” going off over recently ousted U.S. House Majority Leader Eric Cantor and equating U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein with a prostitute.
EUGENE, Ore. -- Montana State's Jeff Mohl wound up 11th on Thursday at the conclusion of the two-day men's decathlon at the NCAA Division I Outdoor Track and Field Championships being held at Hayward Field on the University of Oregon campus.
BOZEMAN — Armed with butterfly nets and red Solo cups, Hayes Goosey will soon return to central Montana to capture more insects and spiders that share the range with sage grouse.
This artist’s rendition shows an Oryctodromeus family. Oryctodromeus was the most common dinosaur in Idaho 98 million years ago based on the numerous bones from the Robison Bonebed.
This is a series of hip vertebrae from Oryctodromeus found at the Robison Bonebed.
These are the types of animals whose fossils were found at the Robison Bonebed. All except the fish-eating theropod and fish are to scale. The silhouette of a human paleontologist (center) indicates approximate scale.
Thanks to a road project in Idaho’s Caribou-Targhee National Forest last year, paleontologists discovered dump-truck loads of rare 98 million-year-old fossils — they just have to be chipped out piles of the harder-than-concrete rock.
BOZEMAN — Montana State University says it is still looking for a new vice president of agriculture after a recent search failed to fill the post.
BOZEMAN — Montana State University and the state Department of Fish, Wildlife and Parks are beginning a six-year study to try to determine why the bighorn sheep population is so low in Montana.
When Raegan Bunting was a sophomore at Skyview High, the moment came when she had to decide if she was going to embrace the high school experience or coast along in the background.
BOZEMAN – Carson Butler and Jesse DeVoe once sat still as stones while bighorn sheep grazed within 20 feet of them for an hour. Another time, DeVoe watched a golden eagle screaming from the sky as though it planned to scare a bighorn lamb off a cliff.
BOZEMAN — Former Bobcat athlete Bernard “Barney” Myers, 103, who was a distance runner when he attended what was Montana State College, is the first Montana State graduate to celebrate the 80th anniversary of his graduation. He was honored at MSU’s commencement earlier this month.
Nearly 1,300 high school graduates will claim their diplomas today or next Sunday.
The Montana University System Board of Regents approved on Friday the hiring of Mark Nook, who was named earlier in May as chancellor of Montana State University Billings.