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Protecting Public Lands Was A Winning Platform In Elections Out West
Conservation groups are hailing the victories as a rebuke of the Trump administration’s policies.
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Federal Judge Halts Construction Of Keystone XL Pipeline
The Trump administration must carry out a valid environmental review before the project can proceed, rules a U.S. District Court judge in Montana.
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Democratic Senator Jon Tester Wins Re-election In Montana
The senator stood up to Donald Trump and won in a state where the president is overwhelmingly popular.
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Republican Rep. Greg Gianforte Avoids Upset To Win Re-election In Montana
The freshman congressman spent heavily to secure his re-election, lending his campaign $1 million in the closing weeks.
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Campaigns In High Gear 3 Days Before Midterm Elections
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Control of both houses of Congress and 36 governors’ offices will be at stake.
Montana Woman Rescues Wandering Llama From Yellowstone Park
The llama ran off after guides loosened his halter because it irritated the spot of a previously abscessed tooth.
Like Father, Like Son: Donald Trump Jr. Calls Sen. Jon Tester 'Garbage' At Rally
President's son cranks up insulting rhetoric after bombs were mailed to his father's opponents.
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Body-Slammed Reporter May Challenge Gianforte Assault Settlement Over New 'Lies'
The GOP lawmaker appears to revert to his old claim that he didn't start the fight — which he admitted in a guilty plea.
Voters In 4 Red States Could Give Health Care To 400,000 On Election Day
Fed up with waiting for elected officials to act on Medicaid expansion, organizers in Idaho, Montana, Nebraska and Utah got the question on the ballot to let the people decide.
Montana Greets Trump With Massive 'LIAR' And 'IMPEACH' Signs
The president received a less-than-warm greeting from protesters in Montana.
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In This State, Many Rural Voters Trust Strangers To Deliver Their Ballots -- But That May Not Be An Option Next Time
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Montana may become the next state to ban “ballot harvesting” in the name of election integrity.
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Montana Restaurant Axes Donald Trump Jr. Campaign Rally: 'Just Not Who We Are'
Former Fox News host Kimberly Guilfoyle had been slated to join her boyfriend in Bozeman.
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Steve Bullock Should Be On Democrats' 2020 Radar
Richard North Patterson
He won re-election in a state Trump carried by 20 points. But he's not yet a household name.
Trump Can’t Say “Anonymous”
President Donald Trump’s own tongue seemed to be working to thwart him at a rally in Montana.
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Donald Trump Struggles To Say The Word ‘Anonymous’ During Montana Rally
The president attacked the unnamed source of a New York Times op-ed.
Jimmy Kimmel Mistakes Drone For 'Biggest Bug In The World,' Has Priceless Reaction
The "Jimmy Kimmel Live" host was caught on the drone's camera while fishing on Montana's Blackfoot River.
Protester Confronts Zinke On Climate Change, He Snaps: 'You Haven't Served'
"I'd like to see your child have to fight for energy," the Interior secretary at the conservative Freedom Conference.
Trump Faces Backlash For Using The Me Too Movement As A Punchline
President Trump attacked Elizabeth Warren with a racist joke that culminated with a punchline about sexual assault.
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Tom Brady Encounters Bear In The Woods And Gets Delightfully Pumped
The superstar quarterback was gobsmacked by nature in Montana.
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'Wolf-Like' Animal That Baffled Officials Turns Out To Be A Regular Wolf
A DNA test solved this Montana mystery for good.
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Environmentalists Rip Ryan Zinke For Booting Yellowstone Bison Protector
"It's a hell of a way to be treated after four decades," says park superintendent Dan Wenk.
Ryan Zinke Ignores Wildlife Experts To Tap Montana Ally, Fellow Hunter For Conservation Advice
The interior secretary knows David Spady, a longtime conservative media consultant, from Montana and has met with him regularly since taking office.
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Montana Auditor Will Face Trump Target Jon Tester In November
Montana, which Trump won by 20 percentage points, will be one of 2018’s top Senate battlegrounds.
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Mystery 'Wolf-Like' Animal Reportedly Shot In Montana, Baffles Wildlife Officials
“We have no idea what this was until we get a DNA report back."
Two Women Detained By Border Patrol For Speaking Spanish
A Border Patrol agent detained two women near the Canadian border in Montana for speaking Spanish.
U.S. Citizens Say They Were Detained By Border Patrol Agent For ‘Speaking Spanish’
When asked why they were being questioned, the two women were told that they were speaking Spanish in a state that's "predominantly English-speaking."
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