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Wednesday, September 26, 2018/Categories: Department of Corrections/Tags:

Today Governor Steve Bullock and Lt. Governor Mike Cooney launched a new initiative of the Main Street Montana Project which will focus on building economic opportunities in small towns and rural and tribal communities in Montana.

Wednesday, September 26, 2018/Categories: Governor's Office/Tags:
Governor Steve Bullock today unveiled a new forestry stewardship partnership to address pressing needs in forest management across ownership boundaries. Governor Bullock, along with the Montana Department of Natural Resources and Conservation, and key supporting partners including Idaho Forest...
Monday, September 24, 2018/Categories: Governor's Office/Tags:

Superfund investigation and cleanup ongoing

Friday, September 21, 2018/Categories: Department of Environmental Quality/Tags:

Governor Steve Bullock today announced that Montana’s unemployment rate dropped for the fifth straight month, down to 3.6% for the month of August. The U.S. unemployment rate remained unchanged at 3.9%.

Friday, September 21, 2018/Categories: Governor's Office, Montana.gov/Tags:
Bonner Teacher Named 2019 Montana Teacher of the Year
Bonner, MT—State Superintendent Elsie Arntzen joined Bonner School District students, teachers, and administrators this morning to announce that Dylan Huisken has been selected as the 2019 Montana Teacher of the Year. Mr. Huisken is a middle school social studies teacher in Bonner. He will...
Wednesday, September 19, 2018/Categories: Department of Environmental Quality/Tags:
Governor Steve Bullock and Department of Administration Director John Lewis have tasked a bipartisan work group with saving Montanans money on individual health insurance premiums, following a new report commissioned by the Montana Healthcare Foundation that shows a state reinsurance program...
Wednesday, September 19, 2018/Categories: Governor's Office/Tags:

DEQ asking for public comment to identify issues likely to involve significant impacts and possible alternatives

Friday, September 14, 2018/Categories: Department of Environmental Quality/Tags:
Superintendent Arntzen Announces 2017-2018 State Assessment Results
HELENA— The Office of Public Instruction has released Montana’s 2017-2018 statewide assessment results which show little variation over last year. Montana’s statewide assessments are the Smarter Balanced Assessment (SBAC) for grades 3 through 8 and the ACT for high school...