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Tag Archives: Montana

Wiretap: It was all over for Bill O’Reilly when morality and money came to a head

Why was Bill O’Reilly, who has been, by all reports, a serial harasser for many years, finally fired by Fox? Megan Garber writes in The […]...

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April 20, 2017 Just In, The Mix, Wiretap

Solar gardens grow slowly out West

This story first appeared on High Country News.  As soon as her electric cooperative started selling panels in a community solar garden, Doris Shennum of […]...

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April 25, 2016 Environment/Energy, Just In, The Mix
Congresswoman DeGette: Farm Dust bill underscores Tea Party ‘madness’ in House

Congresswoman DeGette: Farm Dust bill underscores Tea Party ‘madness’ in House

As the House prepared to pass the Farm Dust Regulation Prevention Act last week, U.S. Rep. Diana DeGette must've imagined herself wearing a pale blue knee-length dress with a white pinafore top. ...

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December 14, 2011 Center Well, Environment/Energy, Politics, Top Stories

Exxon oil spill in Montana’s Yellowstone River puts spotlight back on pipeline safety

ExxonMobil workers on Tuesday were scrambling to add staff and finds ways to work in swift-moving flood waters to soak up more than 40,000 gallons of oil the company spilled into Montana’s pristine Yellowstone River Friday night....

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July 5, 2011 Center Well, Environment/Energy
Montana House votes to repeal medical marijuana law

Montana House votes to repeal medical marijuana law

The Montana House of Representatives voted 63-37 yesterday to overturn that state's medical marijuana law. The State Senate is expected to follow suit soon. Both houses are controlled by Republicans....

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February 11, 2011 Center Well, Health, Politics, Top Stories
Colorado political group Western Tradition linked to nasty Montana race

Colorado political group Western Tradition linked to nasty Montana race

Debra Bonogofsky, a moderate Republican small businesswoman from Billings, Mont., thought she was a “normal person” until she ran for the Montana State Legislature in June. Then she found out through 11th-hour attack ads, fliers and mailings that she was...

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July 20, 2010 Center Well, Politics, Top Stories
As Colorado drilling rebounds, Montana judge rules in favor of climate change

As Colorado drilling rebounds, Montana judge rules in favor of climate change

Just as Colorado’s oil and gas industry is starting to show signs of life – emerging from depressed natural gas prices and, it appears, in […]...

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March 22, 2010 Blog, Environment/Energy, Politics
Western Tradition attacks 98-year-old corporate campaign spending ban

Western Tradition attacks 98-year-old corporate campaign spending ban

The conservative Astroturf group that spent thousands to swing the Longmont City Council back to the right last November and keep the Garfield County commissioner […]...

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March 9, 2010 Blog, Environment/Energy, Politics
Political group that attacked Dems in GarCo goes after Longmont candidate

Political group that attacked Dems in GarCo goes after Longmont candidate

An Astroturf group with ties to Colorado Republican political operative Scott Shires has apparently shifted its focus from oil and gas issues on the Western […]...

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October 9, 2009 Blog, Environment/Energy, Politics
‘Personhood’ amendment likely to fizzle in Montana statehouse

‘Personhood’ amendment likely to fizzle in Montana statehouse

Conservative activists are celebrating the latest antiabortion bill to wind its way through a state legislature — this time in Montana — that seeks to challenge the landmark 1973 Roe vs Wade decision legalizing abortion. Except before they party hearty, a...

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March 6, 2009 Blog, Civil Rights, Health, Politics

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Indy reporter Marianne Goodland talks statehouse politics on KMGH

Indy reporter Marianne Goodland joined KMGH anchor Nicole Brady on Sunday, April 10 to talk about the latest news from the Colorado General Assembly. Goodland reviewed the […]

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The Home Front: Colorado police found ‘heroin laced with an extremely powerful elephant tranquilizer’

“Police discovered pills containing heroin laced with an extremely powerful elephant tranquilizer at or near the El Jebel-area home where two men were found dead […]

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