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HELENA, Mont. – Governor Greg Gianforte today announced the state will expand its efforts to protect the most vulnerable Montanans by entering Phase 1B+ of the state’s vaccine distribution plan on March 8, 2021.

Tuesday, March 2, 2021/Categories: Governor's Office, Montana.gov/Tags:
MHS Requests Heritage Keeper Nominations
The Montana Historical Society is seeking nominations for people and organizations whose exemplary commitment to identifying and preserving our historical and cultural heritage makes them eligible for the Heritage Keeper Awards.

What you need in order to burn starting March 1   

Monday, March 1, 2021/Categories: Department of Environmental Quality/Tags:
ICYMI: Montana No. 1 in Nation for Vaccine Administration

HELENA, Mont. – Federal data shows Montana is the most efficient state in the nation for administering doses received by the federal government.

Friday, February 26, 2021/Categories: Governor's Office, Montana.gov/Tags:
HELENA, Mont. – Governor Greg Gianforte, pursuant to President Joe Biden’s proclamation honoring 500,000 Americans and more than 1,300 Montanans who have lost their lives to COVID-19, has ordered all flags flown in the State of Montana to be flown at half-staff until sunset on...
Monday, February 22, 2021/Categories: Governor's Office, Montana.gov/Tags:
MHS Offers New Video Tour of Montana’s Capitol Building
The pandemic threw a curveball to Montana's 4-H and Future Farmer of America's annual tour of the Montana Capitol Building, so 4-H and FFA coordinator Andee Baker turned to the Montana Historical Society for help. The state agency partnered with the non-profit Helena Civic TV's...
Technology updates improve safety, health at DOC secured facilities

Safety for the employees and inmates at the Montana State Prison (MSP) is one of Warden Jim Salmonsen’s top priorities. So, when 2020 brought some much-needed technology updates to MSP, like new radios, Salmonsen was thrilled.

Monday, February 22, 2021/Categories: Department of Corrections/Tags: