Billings-area business leaders urged U.S. Sen. John Walsh Friday for help in retaining quality workers, navigating federal regulations and freeing loan money for expansion.
HELENA — The news that Sen. Max Baucus may resign his seat to become U.S. ambassador to China could throw a new wrinkle into the 2014 race for his Senate seat, as Democratic Gov. Steve Bullock would appoint Baucus’s successor. Would Bullock appoint his own lieutenant governor, John Walsh, wh…
U.S. Sen. Max Baucus, right, and refinery worker Jesse Werk direct the driver of a sugar beet truck as they unload beets at the Western Sugar Cooperative refinery in November.
U.S. Senator Max Baucus is tied off to a cable as he shovels beets into a conveyor at the Western Sugar Cooperative refinery and warehouse.
There are a handful of new choices for a snack around Billings.
Standing in the front of the fifth-grade class at Blue Creek Elementary on Friday morning, Sen. Max Baucus explained simply that he was there to see their classmate Jake Wittak.
U.S. Sen. Max Baucus, left, meets with Rod Kopp, CEO of the American Red Cross of Montana, at the flood relief shelter at Montana State University Billings on May 31.
The horrific shooting of 20 people in Tucson over the weekend has stirred public debate about the security of public officials, though most say the threat level has been elevated for some time.