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  1. Community Medical Center Board decides where to put sale proceedsRead the original story w/Photo

    30 min ago | The Missoula Independent Online

    The Community Medical Center Board today announced that it intends to put the lion's share of proceeds generated by its expected sale into a newly created foundation that will fund organizations and projects committed to improving western Montana health care.

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  2. Merry Christmas from Avitus Group; Employees Make Two Donations to...Read the original story

    46 min ago | PRWeb

    ... for two non-profit organizations, the Wounded Warrior Project and the Yellowstone Valley Animal Shelter in Billings, Montana. Avitus Group employees donated money throughout the year in order to wear jeans to work on designated "Jeans Charity ...

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  3. Stanford aims to bring player pianos back to lifeRead the original story

    1 hr ago | ABC 33/40

    Jurors are set to resume deliberations Wednesday in the murder case against a Montana man who shot to death a German high school exchange student who was trespassing in his garage. A Montana man who shot and killed a German exchange student caught trespassing in his garage was convicted of deliberate homicide Wednesday in a case that attracted attention as a test of "stand your ground" laws that... A doctor who examined the body of an Oklahoma inmate who died during a botched execution says he is convinced the man suffered after being declared unconscious.

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  4. Tribal coalition speaks out against Yellowstone grizzly delistingRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Missoula Independent Online

    The Montana Wyoming Tribal Leaders Council last week passed a resolution requesting it be formally consulted on matters relating to the future of grizzly bears in the greater Yellowstone area.

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  5. Rockies Today, December 17Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Missoula Independent Online

    Incoming Montana U.S. Sen. Daines asks for feedback on forest reform U.S. Rep. Steve Daines, who will be sworn in as Senator in January, reached out to Montana's elected officials, timber officials and conservation and hunting groups, seeking information on what they would like to see more 'active' federal forest management, and requested that ... (more)

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  6. Fatal Crash on I-15 in Great FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | KFBB

    Cascade County Sheriff, Montana Highway Patrol, Montana Department of Transportation and Vaughn Fire Department responded to the crash site just before 4 a.m. According to MHP, the driver was headed onto the viaduct to enter I-15 south. He lost control of the vehicle, hitting a guardrail, a light pole and then rolled down the hill onto I-15 north.

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  7. 1 man killed, 1 hurt in NW Montana plane crashRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | KFBB

    Lake County authorities say they believe that a small plane that crashed in northwest Montana near Flathead Lake, killing the pilot and injuring a passenger, had taken off from the Polson airport. The names of the pilot and passenger have not been released, but the Lake County Sheriff's Office says the pilot was from Alaska and the passenger a local resident.

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  8. Officials: Alaska pilot killed in Montana plane crashRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    Lake County authorities say they believe that a small plane that crashed in northwest Montana near Flathead Lake, killing the pilot and injuring a passenger, had taken off from the Polson airport. The names of the pilot and passenger have not been released, but the Lake County Sheriff's Office says the pilot was from Alaska and the passenger a local resident.

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  9. Montana student exchange program still strongRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | KSL-TV

    The killing in Missoula of Diren Dede is on the radar of exchange programs in Montana and the foreign students they would court. But Sierra Fein, the Montana regional director of International Cultural Exchange Services, says a record number of students are in schools through the program this year, and it's business as usual screening host families for next year.

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  10. Jury nullification becomes issueRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | The Billings Outpost

    The Yellowstone County Democratic Central Committee is conducting a straw poll on who the Montana Democrats should nominate to run... Read more

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  11. Marshall hits mid-season form early onRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Salmon Arm Observer

    Alysson Marshall continued her strong start to the season after a SuperTour sprint victory in West Yellowstone and a fifth place finish in Bozeman, Montana with two gold medals at the NorAm opening races near Rossland hosted by the Black Jack Ski Club last weekend. The sprints were cancelled the first day and rescheduled as a classic 7.5 kilometre event.

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  12. America's Largest Ski Resort - A Paradigm Shift Coming to UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Forbes.com

    ... terrain, roughly doubling the effective size of the resort. This acreage-envy competition came to a head when Montana's Moonlight Basin and adjacent Big Sky started offering lift tickets good at both interconnected mountains. These spanned a then ...

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  13. Local legislators get a look at school security upgradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Bitterroot Star

    ... on a central computer screen. Michael Howell photo. By Michael Howell In 2013, the Montana Legislature passed Senate Bill 348, sponsored by Senator Fred Thomas (R-Stevensville), allowing local school districts to ...

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  14. Rockies Today, December 16Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Missoula Independent Online

    Company drops controversial drilling plan in southern Montana John Mork, the CEO of Denver-based Energy Corp. of America, proclaimed in October of 2013, that the Colorado company would bring a 'Bakken-type' boom to an area of the Beartooth Mountains in Montana near Belfry, rousing residents to explore ways to stave off an ambitious drilling plan, ... (more)

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  15. Montana Peterbilt opens 4th locationRead the original story

    Yesterday | Fleet Owner Magazine

    Montana Peterbilt has opened a parts-only facility in Sidney, Montana, near the Bakken Shale region. It is the fourth dealership for the company.

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  16. Doris Milner inducted into Montana Outdoor Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Bitterroot Star

    ... and renowned wilderness advocate, was among the first dozen Montanans to be inducted into the newly established Montana Outdoor Hall of Fame at a ceremony in Helena on December 6, 2014. Other people inducted into the Hall of Fame that day include ...

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  17. Bob Stitt Named University of Montana Head Football CoachRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2014 | KTMF

    Bob Stitt has been selected to serve as the University of Montana's 36th head football coach, announced UM's Director of Athletics Kent Haslam today . Stitt has been the head coach at the Colorado School of Mines the past 15 seasons, where he has compiled an overall record of 108-62 and has a conference mark of 83-44.

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  18. Parking issueRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Bitterroot Star

    I am a 73 year old retired businessman. I moved to Missoula County last year after spending 40 years in California and Colorado.While I love Montana and never plan on leaving the state, I'm shocked by the amount of Handicapped parking spots.

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  19. Hell Gate Treaty forbids off-reservation water rights contained in CSKT Water CompactRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Bitterroot Star

    ... that the statement "right to take fish in common with the citizens of the Territory" is not a water right; otherwise Montana citizens could get a water right to protect their favorite place to fish. The Indian right is in common with the citizens of ...

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  20. Man gets 80 years in teacher's oil-patch killingRead the original story

    Yesterday | Lewistown Sentinel

    A Colorado man was sentenced Monday to 80 years in prison for killing a Montana teacher in a case that emerged as a chilling example of the social changes brought by the Northern Plains' oil boom. Lester Van Waters Jr., 50, will not be eligible for parole for at least 20 years under the sentence from Montana District Judge Richard Simonton in Sidney, said Richland County Attorney Mike Weber.

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