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On September 7, at its last meeting of the 2017-2018 interim, the State-Tribal Relations Committee will decide whether to move any of its 11 legislative proposals forward for consideration by the 2019 Legislature. The meeting is scheduled to begin at 8:30 a.m. in Room 172 of the Capitol in...
Monday, August 27, 2018/Categories: Legislative Branch/Tags:

Public hearing September 14; comments due September 21

Friday, August 24, 2018/Categories: Department of Environmental Quality/Tags:

Citing high-risk for new wildfire starts heading into the weekend, Governor Steve Bullock is encouraging Montanans to take precautions and prevent unwanted human-caused fires.

Friday, August 17, 2018/Categories: Governor's Office, Montana.gov/Tags:

DEQ has requested a 2.6-mile river closure on the Grant-Kohrs Ranch Historic Site Near Deer Lodge

Friday, August 17, 2018/Categories: Department of Environmental Quality/Tags:

Governor Steve Bullock today announced the State of Montana is utilizing a $730,000 federal grant to help reduce the misuse and abuse of prescription drugs by increasing the number of communities utilizing medication collection boxes.

Thursday, August 16, 2018/Categories: Governor's Office/Tags:

Governor Steve Bullock today announced that Montana has received $688,526 from the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) to fund three AmeriCorps state programs.

Wednesday, August 15, 2018/Categories: Governor's Office/Tags:

Annual public meeting to be held August 22, 2018 

Monday, August 13, 2018/Categories: Department of Environmental Quality/Tags:
Helena, Mont. – The Montana Department of Livestock has received the first reported cases of equine West Nile Virus in Montana for 2018 in Musselshell and Lake Counties. This follows detection of the virus in mosquito surveillance pools from Cascade, Hill, and Lewis and Clark Counties....
Thursday, August 9, 2018/Categories: Department of Livestock/Tags:

The Water Policy Interim Committee (WPIC) seeks public comment on two committee reports and five bill drafts. All comments received by 5 p.m. on August 30 will be compiled and reviewed by the WPIC prior to its Sept. 10-11 meeting in Helena.

Thursday, August 9, 2018/Categories: Legislative Branch/Tags:
The Office of Public Instruction School Nutrition Programs is announcing all Montana educational organizations that participate in and offer free and reduced price school meals or free milk. The U. S. Department of Agriculture reimburses organizations for healthy meals served to enrolled...