Wednesday, January 22, 2020

The Bureau of Business and Economic Research at the University of Montana will begin its 45th annual Economic Outlook Seminar series in Helena on Jan. 28. The Billings seminar will be held on February 4 at the Northern Hotel.

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

MontanaFair won a major award at the International Association of Fairs and Expositions’ 129th Annual Convention, held December 1-4 in San Antonio, Texas. 

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

New Approach Montana, a statewide campaign working to legalize, regulate, and tax marijuana, submitted two complementary 2020 ballot initiatives to the state government for review. The first is a statutory initiative that would legalize

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Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Signs in Glacier National Park predicting that the park’s glaciers would disappear by 2020 due to global warming have “quietly” been removed since it became apparent that the glaciers were actually growing and would not be gone this year.

Wednesday, January 22, 2020

 

Following months of very public discord and disagreements regarding Yellowstone County’s funding of mental health services and what that should entail in the future, Yellowstone County Commissioners seem to have decided 

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Wednesday, January 22, 2020

Countries who have historically been delinquent in meeting their NATO defense spending commitments will now be paying up. They will now be contributing between $130 billion and $400 billion over the next three years.

NATO Secretary

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Saturday, January 11, 2020

Montana has the 20th best structured Unemployment Insurance (UI) tax in the nation, according to the Tax Foundation in its examination of the five major components of the 2020 State Business Tax Climate Index. Montana has hovered at about the

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Saturday, January 11, 2020

According to a new study of state budget records, 30 state governments cut funding for their environmental agencies’ pollution control programs and 40 reduced environmental agency staff size.

Saturday, January 11, 2020

State government spending in fiscal 2019 increased at the largest rate since the end of the Great Recession, according to the latest State Expenditure report from the National Association of State Budget Officers (NASBO).