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BOZEMAN — With a new generation of powerful imaging technology, material science researchers at Montana State University are turning their expertise to an age-old medical problem: the weakening of bone that can lead to painful and disabling fractures among seniors and those with certain bone…

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Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks has backpedaled on a controversial elk management strategy after a public response that FWP Director Henry “Hank” Worsech described as a “firestorm.” Even after the department backed away from the most contentious proposal it had planned to present to the Fis…

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Our fire year is not over

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On Thursday, the Biden Administration announced a January 4, 2022 deadline for all businesses that have at least 100 employees to require vaccinations or weekly tests for their employees. This deadline also applies to employees of federal contractors and health care workers.

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BOZEMAN, MT, Oct. 07, 2021 — The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced an investment of $4.7 million to establish partnerships with organizations to provide outreach and technical assistance to historically underserved farmers and ranchers. The partnerships will support participati…

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MISSOULA, Montana - A new investment platform has launched to empower Montana businesses to raise investment capital directly from the general public, helping entrepreneurs start and grow their businesses free from the control of traditional financial gatekeepers.

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Helena, Mont. – Bovine tuberculosis (TB) has been confirmed in a Montana beef herd for the first time in decades. The Montana Department of Livestock (MDOL) confirmed TB in a Blaine County herd following detection of the disease in a cow at slaughter. The infected cow was identified by meat …

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BILLINGS, Mont., Sept. 17, 2021— USDA’s Risk Management Agency (RMA) reminds producers of fall-planted crops in Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, and Wyoming to apply for crop insurance coverage for the 2022 crop year before the September 30 sales closing date. Current policyholders who w…

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EST GLACIER, Mont. [September 9, 2021] – Glacier National Park's first Native America Speaks Artist-in-Residence program begins this week. The program hosts local tribal members Frank Finley, Valentina LaPier, and Leon Rattler. This is the first time GNP has hosted a residential artist progr…

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 By Molly Absolon WRITERS ON THE RANGEThis summer, three of us were hiking in Alaska’s western Brooks Range when we encountered a pack of eight wolves. We were far from any help when they moved toward us, paused, and then disappeared behind a low ridge. When they re-emerged seconds later, th…

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 Online VersionForwardWebsiteSeptember 6th, 2021Happy Labor Day!The Celebration of the American Labor ForceWe appreciate our editorial network and hope you enjoy your day!- Cindy Long and the entire Family Features’ StaffHi, I'm Cindy Long and I'm here to help you with all your content needs…

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WEST GLACIER, Mont. [September 5, 2021] – The body of a recently missing Richmond, Virginia woman has been located in Glacier National Park early this afternoon.  

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WEST GLACIER, Mont. [September 2, 2021] – Today, Glacier National Park staff euthanized a black bear in the Many Glacier area after it obtained human foods and exhibited behavior that put human safety at risk.  

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This Secretarial natural disaster designation allows the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Farm Service Agency (FSA) to extend much-needed emergency credit to producers recovering from natural disasters through emergency loans. Emergency loans can be used to meet various recover…

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Once again, Taps Across America, an event Steve Hartman from CBS News started last year, is happening this year too! All you trumpet players, and others as well, are invited to step outside tomorrow, Monday, May 31, at 3;00 PM local time, and play taps -for your neighbor, for your community,…