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Gazette opinion: Nonpartisan research veers into election influence

Gazette opinion: Nonpartisan research veers into election influence

Montanans received a rude introduction to questionable political science research methods last week.

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Stanford, Dartmouth say they will send apology letters to Montanans

Stanford, Dartmouth say they will send apology letters to Montanans

HELENA — The presidents of Stanford University and Dartmouth College are sending 100,000 letters to Montana residents disavowing election mailers that state officials called deceitful and worried will influence the state’s two Supreme Court elections.

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Controversial mailer on MT SupCo races product of voter-behavior study, which is now under fire

HELENA — The Stanford-Dartmouth political-science study that produced last week’s controversial mailer listing the alleged political leanings of Montana Supreme Court justice candidates is raising eyebrows among academics, some of whom are calling it unethical.

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Tester accuses Stanford, Dartmouth of 'voter manipulation'; demands funding disclosure

Tester accuses Stanford, Dartmouth of 'voter manipulation'; demands funding disclosure

HELENA — U.S. Sen. Jon Tester on Friday accused two prominent colleges of “voter manipulation” for their role in a mailer sent this week to 100,000 Montanans, in connection with two Montana Supreme Court races.

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State, school launch probes into election mailers

State, school launch probes into election mailers

HELENA — Montana and Stanford University officials launched separate investigations Thursday into official-looking mailers that arrived at Montana homes this week rating how liberal or conservative the four nonpartisan candidates for state Supreme Court are.

October 23, 2014 2:32 pm Photos

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Mailers on Supreme Court elections cause stir

HELENA — The Montana commissioner of political practices says his office has received a spike in complaints about mailers that depict how liberal or conservative four Supreme Court candidates are.

October 23, 2014 11:32 am
A week after draft, Huestis ready for workload

A week after draft, Huestis ready for workload

The thrill of being drafted hasn’t quite worn off for Josh Huestis. A week later, the former Great Falls CMR and Stanford stalwart is soaking it in.

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Losing control

Kalispell attorney Amy Eddy makes her living battling consumer fraud.

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Rocky to hold football coaching clinic

Rocky Mountain College will be holding its Pigskin Classic 2013 coaching clinic March 15-16 at the Billings Hotel and Convention Center.

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Emeritus award marks author McGuane's peak years

Emeritus award marks author McGuane's peak years

Tom McGuane, just in from getting his place buttoned up for fall, couldn’t pass up a few M&Ms on the way to the phone.

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BookFest will honor McGuane with Emeritus Award

Author Thomas McGuane will receive the Emeritus Award at the High Plains BookFest banquet Oct. 20 at the Yellowstone Art Museum.

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Weekly Webb: Central High senior discovers his artistic link to soul

Weekly Webb: Central High senior discovers his artistic link to soul

A red handprint encircling a heart, a golden sunflower opening to the sun, and dripping letters forming the words “beautiful forever.”

September 28, 2012 12:10 am Photos

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Rice speech live streamed at MSU Billings

Rice speech live streamed at MSU Billings

A Bozeman speech by former U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice will be streamed live at Montana State University Billings on Wednesday.

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Turkish athlete honored by Wyoming colleagues

RIVERTON, Wyo. — A Turkish athlete from Riverton is being honored by her colleagues for her athletic career that began in Wyoming.

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Casey, Tinkle win Little Sullivan Award

MISSOULA -- Patrick Casey of Laurel and Joslyn Tinkle of Missoula were honored as the winners of the Little Sullivan Award Saturday night during a banquet at the downtown Holiday Inn.

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Rocket explosion costs $168K; insurance won't pay county for destroyed building

Rocket explosion costs $168K; insurance won't pay county for destroyed building

BUTTE -- Silver Bow County is out about $168,000 -- the cost of a new building that was destroyed in January by a misfiring rocket engine test -- after two insurance companies said they would not pay for the damage.

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Yurts & skyscrapers: RMC geology professor studying mountains in Mongolia observes country's mix of tradition, progression

Yurts & skyscrapers: RMC geology professor studying mountains in Mongolia observes country's mix of tradition, progression

Local residents driving Derek Sjostrom through central Mongolia were geniuses at fixing vehicles that need at least some repair every day.

October 16, 2011 12:05 am Photos

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Supreme Court to hear Montana vs. Wyoming water case

The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday set a Jan. 10 hearing date on Montana's claim that farmers in Wyoming are taking too much of the region's scarce water supply.

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