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ABC All Star: Butte Softball Outfielders
It's getting your homework done and I think they can carry that over to the softball field," said Butte head coach Steve Stosich. Alley will attend the University of Montana next Fall and major in speech pathology, because of what she's overcome. "When …
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Victims discuss abuse at Jesuit mission in Montana
Jesuits and Ursuline sisters systematically abused children at an American Indian mission school in St. Ignatius, Montana, in the 1950s and 1960s, according to alumni of the school who spoke with the Missoula Independent. “Though hundreds of survivors …
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Montana newlywed is rethinking guilty plea in murder of her husband
The Montana woman who was to be sentenced Thursday for pushing her new husband to his death in Glacier National Park wants to withdraw her guilty plea to a second-degree murder charge, her lawyer said Tuesday March 25, 2014. (AP Photo/Stephan …
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Montana AAU names Little Sullivan finalists
The female nominees are Olympic slopestyle skier Maggie Voisin of Whitefish, Montana basketball player Jordan Sullivan of Sidney, Montana State basketball player Jackie Elliott of Billings and Montana soccer player Maddey Frey of Kalispell. The winners …
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17 hours 49 seconds ago by Q2 News
Montana this Morning, Headlines and Weather with Lisa Hart and Ed McIntosh, 03-24-2014. BILLINGS – The search for survivors of a massive mudslide in Washington state continue this morning. So far the death toll stands at eight. Also, Q2 News is in …
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Griz lacrosse brings home Copper Cup
It brought in a lot of people and raised awareness of kids playing lacrosse after high school in Montana. Next year, we're going to be in Bozeman for the tournament, so hopefully we'll get more kids from the south central or central Montana areas …
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Ted's Montana Grill
Ted's Montana Grill was inspired by Atlanta's own Ted Turner. He wanted to share his love for big sky country and its tradition of hearty food. www.tedsmontanagrill.com. Hands on: 15 minutes. Total time: 15 minutes. Makes: 2 1/4 cups 1/2 cup chopped …
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Snowmobiler rescued after being injured on Two Top near Montana/Idaho border
WEST YELLOWSTONE – Shortly after noon on Wednesday, the Gallatin County Sheriff's Search and Rescue responded to the report of an injured snowmobiler on Two Top near the Montana/Idaho border. Personnel from the Sheriff's Office, Search and …
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Montana dodged a bullet, Wyoming not so lucky
BILLINGS – We may have dodged a bullet, but the same cannot be said for Wyoming. An intense band of snow that was originally forecast to take more of a northerly route dropped southward into Wyoming. Over an inch of snow per hour was reported in some …
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Montana Preps Plus: Meet the Coach
Downey is in his first year as the head coach of the Vikings and led the team to an unbeaten season and the Class B state title last week in Bozeman. He spent time coaching at Heritage High in Vancouver, Wash., and Timberline High in Boise, as well as …
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Montana woman charged with trying to bring meth and marijuana on plane
HELENA – A 43-year-old woman has been charged with trying to board an airplane in Helena with methamphetamine and marijuana in a carry-on bag. Lisa Newell appeared in Helena Justice Court on Tuesday, where she was charged with possession of …
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Keeping Montana a priority in D.C.
It's time to do things differently and take responsibility to solve the problems affecting Montana families. So, when I learned that two disturbing domestic surveillance programs have continued despite the national outcry, I introduced the Civil …
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Panel to examine Montana hunting, fishing license fee proposals
Proposals drafted by a legislative interim committee would raise license fees for many hunters and anglers in Montana to generate more revenue for state Fish, Wildlife and Parks. The proposals will be presented to the Environmental Quality Council at …
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Montana taxidermy competition displays various mounts, from leopards to fish
Tim Carter with the Montana Taxidermists Association said, "Most competition pieces are way more extensive than a commercial piece, anywhere up to one-thousand hours on some of them." One might be surprised to find a mountain lion at a state taxidermy …
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It's been a long, cold winter for Montana ranchers
"The only more definite report we have is from the Eastern part of the state where two or three weeks ago calf losses were in excess of 10 percent," said Bruce Nelson, Montana Farm Service Agency director. "We know that there have been some extremely …
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Leavitt Group and Mountain West Benefits combine to create premiere Montana
The Leavitt Group announced that Mountain West Benefits will become part of the Leavitt Group in an affiliation that also includes the Leavitt Group's two Montana agencies: Taylor-Leavitt Insurance Agency of Billings, and Northern Montana Insurance …
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Montana's Big Sky Resort Gets Bigger
For years, Vail Mountain has reigned as the nation's largest ski area, but last fall Big Sky Resort, the understated ski area in southwestern Montana, leapfrogged its better-known competitor with the addition of acreage on a series of adjacent …
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Trapping is part of Montana's heritage
I have never trapped, and I don't necessarily believe that I will start. However, the more I learned about trapping and the charge against it led by out-of-state groups I've never heard of, the more compelled I felt to speak up. I am a lifelong hunter …
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Fairfield's Barta Named Montana Gatorade Player of the Year
Fairfield's Barta Named Montana Gatorade Player of the Year. While Fairfield's consecutive win record is gathering attention around the state, the Lady Eagles now boast the 2013-2014 Gatorade Montana Girls Basketball Player of the Year in Jill Barta …
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Montana Avalanche Rescue Included Neighborhood
Rescue officials say about 100 neighbors converged to help find three people buried Friday when an avalanche swept down a mountain in a residential area of Missoula in western Montana and crushed a house at the bottom. "It was very chaotic but a lot of …
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Mystery, adventure among new Montana titles
In the summer of 1998, Walter Kirn set out on a peculiar, fateful errand: to personally deliver a crippled hunting dog from his home in Montana to the New York apartment of one Clark Rockefeller, a secretive young banker and art collector who had …
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SHAPE UP MONTANA: When it comes to snacking, think protein first
There are two critical issues in choosing a smart snack. First and foremost, are you really “stomach” hungry? If you're bored, get up and take a walk. If you're stressed out, take time to breathe deeply, or talk with a friend. If you're tired, take a …
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Southern Montana Electric reports agreement with noteholders in bankruptcy
The Southern Montana Electric Generation and Transmission Cooperative and its noteholders have reached an agreement to settle disputes in the co-op's long and complicated bankruptcy. In a report to the court filed late afternoon Monday, Southern's …
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Lifestyles of Montana: the healthiest state
Montana was named the least obese state in the country earlier this month. Any given day in Western Montana, no matter the weather or the season, there's something to do outside. “Mountain biking, skiing, hiking, horseback riding-people are out there …
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Woman dies after Montana home crushed by 1800-foot-long avalanche
On Friday, Michel Colville was in her Missoula, Mont., home near the recreational area of Mt. Jumbo. It was 4 p.m. when a mountain of snow raced down the hill at more than 120 mph, smashing her home and sending her, her husband and an unrelated child …
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Avalanche experts issue advisories in Western Montana
… Text; Large Text. Print; Email. Tweet. avalanchedangerpic. MISSOULA, Mont. -. Folks out enjoying the recent sunshine in Western Montana will want to remember that the heat can create the possibility of avalanches, and experts want people to stay aware.
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BOB BROWN: Montana should enact special elections to fill vacancies
With the departure of U.S. Sen. Max Baucus from the Senate, Montana's longest-serving statewide elected official is Ed Smith. Never heard of him? Well, we have elected him Clerk of our Supreme Court five times. Ed served as Chief Clerk of the Montana …
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Regents require Montana campuses to OK travel to areas not covered by
Citing the safety of faculty and students, the Montana Board of Regents approved a measure requiring all state campuses to adopt policies to review and approve university-related travel beyond areas covered by the state's insurance plan. The changes …
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Rick Ross & French Montana Bring “Nobody” To 'Late Night With Seth Meyers
After performing with The Roots on the Tonight Show last week, Rick Ross swung by Late Night With Seth Meyers Wednesday (March 5) to mark Mastermind's release. He brought along French Montana, and unfortunately they performed one of the album's …
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