Montana News Headlines
- The Red Ants Pants Girls Leadership Program applications are open til Friday Sept. 6th for Montana residents entering their junior year of high school. Executive Director Sarah Calhoun.
- With the $55 million expansion of Billings Logan International Airport set to begin next month City Administrator Chris Kukulski talks about where the money is coming from.
- The Great Divide Ski Area is adding two additional chairlifts in the next few years. Details from out Capitol City correspondent Troy Shockley.
- Almost two million acres of pubic land in Montana is surrounded by private land unable to be accessed which can mean lost recreation opportunities according to a new report. The Theodore Roosevelt Conservation Partnership Western Land Director Joel Webster says Montana has created a public-access specialist position to work with …
- Summer semester enrollment at the University of Montana experienced solid growth for the second year in a row with over 3,000 students taking UM courses it’s highest summer enrollment since 2014. Director of UM Summer Dr. Grace Gardner.
On Voices of Montana
- Today on Voices of Montana Alan Olson, Executive Director of the Montana Petroleum Association, was asked about the efficacy of the proposed Keystone XL Pipeline now that President Donald Trump has issued a new permit to cross the Montana/Canadian Border. Hear Alan Olson’s response Listen to the Entire Show Here
- Greg Gianforte called us live from the swamp to update us on the Mueller Report. Colstrip United Representatives discussed the “Save Colstrip Bill” Senator Tom Richmond (SD 28), and Senator Duane Ankney (SD 20) joined us. Click To Listen
- Today, we heard Public Service Commissioner Roger Koopmans’ thoughts on Colstrip. The PSC, NorthWestern Energy and the Montana Legislature are working through some issues that revolve around Colstrip Power Plant. Click To Listen
- We started with John Doran, VP of External affairs and Chief of Staff with Blue Cross Blue Shield as he gave us his ideas on Medicaid expansion. Also joining us on the show was Tom McGillvrey with the Montana State Senate and Senator Dr. Al Olszewski, who also spoke on …
- The Columbia River Treaty between Canada and the United States is an agreement that was reached in 1964 to manage flood risk and hydropower. Canada was compensated in the agreement by receiving half of the value of the electricity generated from the Libby Dam. Eureka Senator Mike Cuffe was on …