The money is part of the roughly $2 billion Montana received from the federal American Rescue Plan Act earlier this year.
SEOUL, South Korea — South Korea has reported a new daily high for coronavirus cases, putting pressure on authorities to extend their toughest distancing rules.
Commission chairwoman, Maylinn Smith, serves as the tiebreaking vote in the event of a deadlock, and sided with Democrats to include the discretionary goal of creating “competitive” districts.
The commission and Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks are tasked with implementing new laws.
The meeting of the state Districting and Apportionment Commission provided one of the first public glimpses of how the partisan debate will shake out over the next few years.
Justice Jim Shea authored the opinion Thursday, writing neither the state Constitution nor its framers' recorded intent required an independent commission to screen judicial applicants.
This summer, the state’s new Broadband Task Force will be creating maps of Montana's current broadband capacity.
Following an audit that found falsified financial records at the Montana Public Service Commission, a former PSC chairman is asking Gov. Greg …
A spokesperson for the governor said Friday that Gianforte plans to assemble such councils for each judicial nomination moving forward.
The directive prohibits "state agencies, boards and commissions" from denying someone access to facilities or services based on their COVID-19 vaccination status.
Commissioner Brian Cebull of Billings questioned whether FWP had looked at drones or remote controlled boats as an opportunity to attract younger or more tech-savvy people to fishing.
Boris Johnson, the UK's gaffe-prone Prime Minister, is making frantic attempts to row back on comments made in a private meeting with lawmaker…
During discussion Thursday, Rep. Tom France, D-Missoula, said that even if landowner-members were exercising their independent judgement, they might still only be seen as voices for agriculture.
The law eliminates the judicial nomination commission and gives Gov. Gianforte direct appointment power of state district court judges and Supreme Court justices upon a vacancy.
The bills advanced along largely party-line votes in a Saturday floor session.
Lawmakers aiming to shape wildlife management in Montana are advancing a number of bills this legislative session that some believe would be better debated by the Montana Fish and Wildlife Commission.
The governor-appointed and Senate-confirmed commission is the oversight board for Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks. It is one of the highest profile nonelected bodies in the state.
Republicans are asking for reforms to the election system in the wake of the state’s first mostly-vote-by-mail election, with some efforts being led by state Sen. Michael Testa, R-Cape May, Cumberland, Atlantic.
As far back as 1979 the concern about angler crowding on the Madison River has been a topic of discussion at the state government level.
The new rule aimed to reduce the volume of drilling permits received by the state. Over the past six months, the number of applications has dropped by 99%, compared to 2019.