HELENA, Mont. (AP) - A Montana congressman is seeking a settlement in a lawsuit against his hometown for the way it handled a wildfire on his land.
The suit is unfolding amid the biggest campaign of Rep. Denny Rehberg's career as he challenges incumbent U.S. Sen. Jon Tester in... more »
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - Federal officials say more than 1,300 wolves off the endangered species list in five Northern Rockies states.
Montana U.S. Sens. Max Baucus and Jon Tester say the Interior Department will announce the next step in the recovery of the wolves Wednesday, as states in the... more »
Franke Wilmer, a Democrat from Bozeman who currently serves in the Montana House of Representatives, has announced that she will enter the race for the U.S. House of Representatives.
The seat is currently held by Republican Denny Rehberg. He defeated Democrat challenger Dennis McDonald in November 2010.
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MISSOULA - Montana Senator Jon Tester stopped in Missoula Monday to talk about a new food safety bill expected to become law on Tuesday.
Tester helped craft the Food Safety Modernization Act, which gives the Food and Drug Administration more power to establish and enforce food safety standards.
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Bozeman businessman Steve Daines announced he is launching a campaign against U.S. Senator Jon Tester in the 2012 election. The Republican announced his candidacy Saturday morning.
The Right Now Technologies Vice President ran an unsuccessful bid for Leiutenant Governor with running mate Roy Brown in 2008.
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Senators Max Baucus and Jon Tester announced on Thursday that the Senate Appropriations Committee passed legislation that includes funding for defense projects in Butte.
Included is $3 million for MSE to develop wearable solar power units for soldiers, another $2.5 million for MSE to develop alternatives for obsolete... more »