Editorial

New health care plan a blow to Montanaís students

May 23, 2017 at 3:00 am

Today, as every day, teachers called the names of more than 140,000 students as they took attendance in Montanaís 821 public schools. For the thousands of children who file into our classrooms, school is more than a place to learn. In-schoo...

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Greg Gianforte: Why Iím Running

May 19, 2017 at 3:00 am

The direction of our country will be decided in the coming months and Iím committed to making sure Montanaís voice is heard in Washington. Iím running to be Montanaís next Congressman because Montanans deserve a champion who will stand stro...

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Rob Quist cares about Montana and all its people

May 12, 2017 at 9:08 am

Iíve known Rob Quist since I was in college, where his wife and I were friends. But thatís not why I voted for him.Iíve watched Rob evolve as a musician whose music has elated and reflected Montanans for decades. But thatís not why I voted ...

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The American Healthcare Act: Who would Jesus kill?

May 12, 2017 at 9:08 am

The Republican-controlled House of Representatives finally executed their plan to end Obamacare and in so doing initiated a death sentence for thousands of Americans. Classically, in the guise of ďcompassionate conservatism,Ē and so often t...

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Regulatory Reform Executive Order threatens our health

May 09, 2017 at 3:00 am

Itís ironic that the same day we were reading about important monitoring and restoration work that continues on the Upper Clark Fork river in connection with ongoing mining cleanup, we began this letter about new dangers facing all our rive...

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2017 legislature passes ďmost significant infrastructure billĒ in years

May 09, 2017 at 3:00 am

The most significant infrastructure bill in over a quarter of a century was passed by the just adjourned 2017 legislatives session. It was the six-cent increase in motor fuel taxes which will make it possible for Montana to continue to matc...

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Invest Your Vote in Rob Quist

May 09, 2017 at 3:00 am

After losing his bid for Governor I had hoped Greg Gianforte would return to his roots. Not to New Jersey, as Montana is his home, but to his original mission of creating jobs by starting businesses in Montana. Imagine if he used his proven...

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Gov. Steve Bullock focuses on moving state forward

May 05, 2017 at 3:00 am

Montana currently has one of the fastest growing economies in the nation, with historic low unemployment and new businesses being created at record speed. We have a stable business climate allowing businesses across the state to grow, expa...

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Homestead Act Launches a New Era in Montana (part 1 of 3)

April 04, 2017 at 11:23 am

ďAs I looked across the rolling expanse of prairie, filled with the beauty of a Montana sunset, I sent up a little prayer of thanksgiving from my heart for this our very first home. Only a rectangle of prairie sod, raw and untouched by the ...

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Experiencing grief and the challenges it causes

March 24, 2017 at 1:43 pm

The loss of Laura Cooper was tragic, devastating, concerning and frustrating all at once.As we watch tragedies such as this unfold, our thoughts go out to the families who have suffered the loss of a loved one.I recently lost a loved one as...

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