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Montana’s 9th Circuit Judge Sid Thomas to become next chief judge

Montana’s 9th Circuit Judge Sid Thomas to become next chief judge

On Dec. 1, 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Sidney R. Thomas of Billings will become the circuit’s new chief judge.

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Livingston chef dazzles with high-end comfort food

Livingston chef dazzles with high-end comfort food

Carole Sullivan is a culinary artist. Her creations are a mouth-watering fusion of fresh meats, earthy root vegetables, flavorful herbs and sa…

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High-end comfort food recipes

High-end comfort food recipes

Pancetta-Sage Stuffed Boneless Turkey

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Regents to consider Montana University System foundation

MISSOULA — Saying that several substantial gifts are pending, the Commissioner of Higher Education on Friday urged the state Board of Regents …

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Diplomat to get honorary Montana State doctorate

BOZEMAN — Montana State University plans to confer an honorary doctorate in letters and science to U.S. diplomat and adviser Brooke D. Anderson.

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Livingston weighs solutions to pigeon problem

LIVINGSTON, Mont. — Officials in Livingston are trying to decide how to address the city's growing pigeon population but are left wondering if…

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Diplomat to get honorary Montana State doctorate

BOZEMAN — Montana State University plans to confer an honorary doctorate in letters and science to U.S. diplomat and adviser Brooke D. Anderson.

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Butte homeless shelter considers hotel purchase

BUTTE, Mont. — A rescue mission in Butte is seeking to buy a hotel in town.

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Nov. 22, 1807

Nov. 22, 1807

St. Louis fur trader Manuel Lisa and his company of 50 men began construction of Montana’s first log building at the confluence of the Yellows…

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Discount retailer Alco shuttering two Eastern Montana stores

Discount retailer Alco shuttering two Eastern Montana stores

Discount retailer Alco Stores announced Friday it is closing 200 stores nationwide and liquidating merchandise, including stores in two Easter…

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The 4:06 for Friday, Nov. 21

The 4:06 for Friday, Nov. 21

Emily Foster presents the latest news in about two minutes.

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MDU eyes Minot area for second diesel refinery

MDU eyes Minot area for second diesel refinery

BISMARCK, N.D. – Developers of a nearly completed diesel refinery near Dickinson are eyeing the Minot area as the potential site for a similar plant.

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Anaconda man gets life in prison for incest

Anaconda man gets life in prison for incest

ANACONDA — An Anaconda man will spend the rest of his life in prison for incest, following a sentencing hearing Friday in Anaconda district court.

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Yellowstone proposed for climate change monitoring site

Yellowstone proposed for climate change monitoring site

A site within Yellowstone National Park has been proposed for inclusion as part of the National Ecological Observatory Network.

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Montana attorney general to argue gay marriage case Feb. 27

Montana attorney general to argue gay marriage case Feb. 27

Opening arguments from Montana's attorney general are due Feb. 27 in his appeal of a federal court order that struck down the state's gay marr…

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The girl from Ekalaka: Amber Olsson, a fresh talent on the rise

The girl from Ekalaka: Amber Olsson, a fresh talent on the rise

HELENA — She’s a mighty voice that comes in a petite package.

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Media seek contempt of court against House GOP over apparent illegal caucus

Media seek contempt of court against House GOP over apparent illegal caucus

HELENA — A Helena judge on Friday set a show-cause hearing for Dec. 9 on whether the Montana House Republican caucus should be found in contem…

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Group promises 700 private school scholarships

BOZEMAN — A group that advocates for children to be able to choose private education says it will offer 700 scholarships at 58 private schools…

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Report: Sage grouse need 3-mile buffer from drilling

Report: Sage grouse need 3-mile buffer from drilling

A government report with significant implications for the U.S. energy industry says the breeding grounds of a struggling bird species need a 3…

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Tribal appeals court upholds 2013 election

HAVRE — The chairman of the Chippewa Cree Tribe — who was suspended more than 18 months ago and re-elected months later — was sworn in to offi…

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UM, MSU leaders say low pay hinders faculty recruitment

UM, MSU leaders say low pay hinders faculty recruitment

Leaders of the state’s colleges and universities told the state Board of Regents on Thursday that pay equity and pressure from external market…

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Bullock tells regents University System tuition freeze must continue

Bullock tells regents University System tuition freeze must continue

Calling his biennial budget both ambitious and affordable, Gov. Steve Bullock on Thursday outlined his proposal to freeze college tuition and …

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Longtime Montana gay-rights activist thanks plaintiffs in suit

Longtime Montana gay-rights activist thanks plaintiffs in suit

HELENA – As they stood linking arms and holding bouquets, Linda Gryczan and Constance Enzweiler of Helena married Thursday after waiting 31 years.

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