The collision of two cherished principles -- the constitutional right to privacy and the public’s right to know – is often described as a “delicate balance” where, under any given set of circumstances, one trumps the other. These are challenging decisions, with commissioners and judges often…
CASPER, Wyo. — The House voted Wednesday to extend from 2013 to 2015 a moratorium on eminent domain of property for certain wind energy lines.
CHEYENNE — Gov. Matt Mead has appointed Bill Russell to a seat on the Wyoming Public Service Commission.
The Montana Public Service Commission consists of five commissioners whose responsibility is to regulate public utilities. By state law, they generally have authority over public or private businesses that operate any plant, equipment or water right to provide the public with heat; transport…
Montana-Dakota Utilities Co. region manager Doug Hansen lays out his priorities for the Rocky Mountain Region on June 20.
Montana-Dakota Utilities Co. region manager Doug Hansen took over the job in Billings on Jan. 2.
Most Montanans don’t know a lot about their Public Service Commission. PSC elections generally don’t draw the voter interest or large candidate fields seen in statewide races.
GILLETTE — We flush toilets, wash clothes and take showers regularly, but rarely do we think about where that water flows. The city's Solid Waste Division does.