Thursday, April 11, 2019

Senate Bill 331, the Montana Energy Security Act of 2019, creates the possibility for NorthWestern Energy to secure a 150 megawatts share of Colstrip Unit 4 for $1 to provide energy for our Montana customers at the cost of production. This would help fill the need for more 24/7 energy sources in our Montana electric portfolio and extensive research shows this is the most cost efficient way to accomplish that.

Colstrip provides low-cost energy

If NorthWestern Energy had

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Monday, April 08, 2019

Having been a child and having raised two sons, I must agree with the recent findings of Tufts Medical Center, which is taking an even stronger stand against spanking or hitting a child as a means of discipline, than they did 20 years ago. They conclude that parents should never hit their child and never use verbal insults that would humiliate or shame the child.

Monday, April 08, 2019

I don’t know if City Councilman Gibbs was being serious or not when he pointed out that among the fiscal risks to One Big Sky District is the proposal that the federal government is threatening to eliminate air transportation, cattle and carbon fuels, which he pointed out would destroy most of Billings’ economic base of tourism, ranching and refineries. No matter whether he considered this a serious threat or not, it caused me (watching on television) to laugh out loud – it was funny either

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Monday, April 08, 2019

 

By Representative Matt Regier, HD 4

and Representative Carl Glimm, HD 6

Your Republican led legislature is in the process of compiling the budget for the next two years. We are not just talking about efficient state government, we are implementing it.  We are doing this by focusing on reducing waste in bureaucracy, while at the same time retaining indispensable state services.

Thursday, March 07, 2019

 

What are the people of Venezuela doing to combat tyranny? Do people in such oppression do anything to push back against socialism? Undoubtedly they do and it is a battle that goes on every day, although its one the US media seldom reports upon. Following is a piece written by one of Venezuela’s citizens who is involved in the push-back there.