Oct 21, 2013
The Missoula Independent Online
Rockies Today, Oct. 21
Top news links, courtesy of Mountain West News. Revett Minerals' copper, silver mine in NW Montana won't open this year The copper and silver mine in Montana's Lincoln County won't reopen this year as Revett Minerals had predicted as the new route to the ore vein became unstable, but Revett President and CEO John Shanahan said the ... (more)
Woman No Longer Suspect in Body Part Incident
Montana Highway Patrol officials say the woman who called 911 to report finding a body part at a Livingston car wash is not a suspect in the Interstate 90 hit and run that killed one man.
State Report Shows Good Soil Moisture, Low Stream Flow Forecasts
Montanans can expect a mixed bag of water supply and moisture conditions as summer wears on, according to the 2013 Governor's Report on the Potential for Drought and Flooding, released recently by the Montana Department of Natural Resources and Conservation.