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Lt. Governor Angela McLean and First Lady Lisa Bullock today announced that the Montana STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) Mentors initiative has surpassed its goal of 100 STEM mentors agreeing to provide guidance to women and girls interested in pursuing a career in the STEM...
Wednesday, April 1, 2015/Categories: Governor's Office/Tags:
The event will be held on Monday, March 30 from 12:30 pm to 4:30 pm at the Bozeman Hilton Garden Inn, 2023 Commerce Way, in the Larkspur Ballroom.  Restaurants, chefs, and distributors are encouraged to attend at no cost.  For a full list of vendors visit the Meet the Chef website at...
Friday, March 27, 2015/Categories: Department of Agriculture/Tags:
Friday, March 27, 2015/Categories: Governor's Office/Tags: appointments

HELENA – Montana’s unemployment rate continued its decline in February, down 0.1 percentage points to 4.3 percent.

Many new homeowners may be eligible for a $500 per person ($1,000 per couple) Montana Energy Conservation tax credit for having installed highly efficient windows, doors, and heating equipment in newly-built homes.

Friday, March 27, 2015/Categories: Department of Environmental Quality/Tags:
The Montana Department of Revenue would like to remind volunteers that March 31 is the deadline to apply for Let’s Control It, the agency’s training program for responsible alcohol sales and service. The volunteers will provide training to Montana li
Thursday, March 26, 2015/Categories: Department of Revenue/Tags: Liquor Education

The Unified Command for the Poplar Pipeline spill on the Yellowstone River will transition from emergency response and oil recovery under the Incident Command System to long-term remediation and monitoring this week.

Wednesday, March 25, 2015/Categories: Department of Environmental Quality/Tags:
The Montana Tax Appeal Board issued its final ruling in favor of the Department of Revenue regarding the department’s determination that Tim Blixseth, founder of Big Sky’s exclusive luxury development the Yellowstone Club, failed to report all required income on his tax returns from...
Tuesday, March 24, 2015/Categories: Department of Revenue/Tags: Income Tax
The Montana Department of Environmental Quality and the Department of Revenue would like to remind Montana residents who invested in energy conservation measures in 2014 that they may be eligible for Montana Energy Conservation Tax Credits. Certain investments in renewable energy projects in...
Friday, March 20, 2015/Categories: Department of Environmental Quality/Tags:
Yesterday, at the National Lieutenant Governors Association (NLGA) meeting, Lt. Gov. Angela McLean received the “Public Leadership in Energy and Environmental Stewardship” award in recognition of her work to promote energy efficiency and conservation in Montana schools through her...
Friday, March 20, 2015/Categories: Governor's Office/Tags: