HELENA - A panel of Montana lawmakers on Tuesday questioned Missoula's requirement that companies pay $309 for a permit to move a megaload of oil-refinery equipment through the city, on top of the permit and fees already required by the state.
Mechanical problems at high elevations mean a Canadian company’s giant load of evaporator equipment will remain holed up on the Idaho side of Lost Trail Pass for a second weekend.
MISSOULA — What, if anything, will a new megaload route wrought in Ravalli County?
The first of three Omega Morgan megaloads won’t be topping Lost Trail Pass this weekend.
HELENA — A plan to move massive shipments of oil field equipment along a winding, scenic northern Idaho highway once traveled by Lewis and Clark has sparked rock-throwing protests as Native Americans and environmentalists continue to try to block the megaload's route to Canada.
BOISE, Idaho — The Idaho Transportation Department has issued a permit for a shipping company seeking to haul two massive loads along scenic U.S. Highway 12 in north central Idaho.