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Native Americans Decry Unmarked Graves, Untold History of Boarding Schools

By Brad Brooks(Reuters) - Clarence Smith was fresh off a 24-hour bus trip from his Blackfeet reservation in Montana to the Flandreau Indian School...
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Bear Bites Camper Near Mystic Lake in Custer Gallatin Forest

A bear bit a person who was camping near Mystic Lake in Montana over the weekend.
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Montana Firm Offers Legal Help With Missing Native Americans

A Missoula law firm is offering no-cost legal advocacy for families of missing Native Americans.
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Podcast #358: The Stranger in the Woods — The Story of the Last True Hermit

Editor’s Note: This is a rebroadcast. The episode originally aired in November 2017.  Have you ever just wanted to get in your car, drive off into the middle of nowhere, leave behind the hustle and bustle of civilization, and just be by yourself?  Well, in 1986 a man named Christopher Knight did just that and lived alone in the Maine woods without any, any human contact for 27 years until he was discovered in 2013. My guest today wrote a biography — The Stranger in the Woods — about this...
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Montana tribe welcomes back tourists after risky shutdown pays off

Millions of people will flock to Montana's Glacier National Park this summer after last year's pandemic-caused tourism skid, and they will once more be able sightsee and camp nearby on the recently reopened Blackfeet Indian Reservation.
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Montana Health Officials Struggle With Changes to State Law

Legislation aiming to protect businesses from COVID-19 restrictions imposed by local authorities was signed into law by Gov. Greg Gianforte more than a month ago.
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Meet the company mining bitcoin using the flare gas from oil drilling - and drawing investment from Coinbase and the Winklevii

One of Crusoe Energy's flare-mitigation centres in Montana. Crusoe Energy Crusoe Energy captures the energy from flare gas at oil patches and uses it to "mine" bitcoin. The company is now one of the US's biggest miners and has attracted investment from Coinbase. The crypto world is increasingly focused on the climate, particularly after Elon Musk's criticisms. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. Hunter Lowe, a 27-year-old electrician from T...
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A Trip Down One of Montana's Great Rivers -- the Mighty Mo'

The Upper Missouri River Breaks Wild and Scenic River —- "the Mighty Mo'" — is one of Big Sky Country's crown jewels.
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New Wildfires Are At A 10-Year High In The Hot, Dry Western US

The number of new wildfires in the U.S. so far this year is at a ten-year high, according to federal data, prompting warnings of a long, potentially dangerous summer of fire. From a report: One of the biggest areas of concern right now is the high desert Great Basin region in Utah, Nevada and eastern Oregon. "When you have standing dead grass that's already out there and when we have high heat, that ignition potential raises dramatically," said Paul Peterson, a fire management officer for the Bu...
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A second space rock hit Earth after the one that doomed the dinosaurs - a nail in the coffin of the mass extinction

An artist's depiction of the moment the Chicxulub asteroid struck in present-day Mexico 66 million years ago. Chase Stone One space rock hit Mexico 66 million years ago, causing a mass extinction that doomed the dinosaurs. A study suggests another asteroid struck Ukraine 650,000 years later, possibly warming the climate. These back-to-back impacts may have delayed Earth's recovery from the mass extinction. See more stories on Insider's business page. About 66 million years ago,...
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More Help Sought for Montana Fires Ahead of Weather Shift

Montana’s firefighting aircraft have returned to duty as fire officials sought even more personnel and aircraft ahead of a shift in the weather that could stir up a large fire on the Wyoming border.
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Montana Fire Officials Seek More Aid Ahead of Weather Shift

Montana’s firefighting aircraft have returned to duty as fire officials sought even more personnel and aircraft ahead of a shift in the weather that could stir up a large fire on the Wyoming border.
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Montana Fire Aircraft Return to Duty After Helicopter Crash

Montana ’s firefighting aircraft are returning to duty Friday after a helicopter crash grounded a state agency fleet as major wildfires broke out this week.
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Record-shattering heat wave bakes western US, raising drought and fire concerns

Summer has yet to officially begin and temperatures are soaring, bringing bad air quality and worsening the mega-droughtThis week the temperatures hit 106F (41C) in Billings, in northern Montana. In Arizona, animals were scorching their paws on blistering asphalt. In Texas, authorities asked residents to limit cooking and cleaning to preserve a creaking power grid.These were just some of the scenes emerging from one of the most excruciating heatwaves to ever hit the western United States this ea...
Tags: Texas, Climate Change, California, Montana, US, Water, Drought, US news, United States, Arizona, US weather, Climate crisis in the American west

Montana Fire Aircraft Temporarily Sidelined After Crash

A Montana firefighting agency temporarily grounded its aircraft for a safety review after a helicopter crash landed and burned in strong winds.
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Personalized Heart Horseshoe Bottle Opener

When horseshoes retire, maker Alexandra Paliwoda gives them a new lease on life at her Montana forge. Lucky for us, that means they become bottle openers perfect for popping the caps off a cold ones. Each top-popper is unique and handmade, plus you can add a special touch to yours. Choose up to five letters—HOPPY, perhaps?—and let the expert (Alexandra, that is) work her magic. Cheers to that! Handmade in Montana.
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Arizona ‘Audit’ Contractor Took Election Data To A Montana ‘Lab’… Or Maybe A Log Cabin

Election data from the politicized “audit” of Maricopa County, Arizona’s 2020 election results has made its way across multiple state lines to a secure “lab” -- or maybe a cabin -- in Montana.  [Author: Matt Shuham]
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Montana Wildlife Officials Consider Rules to Protect Trout

Wildlife officials in Montana are seeking feedback on a proposal to expand fishing restrictions to protect declining brown trout populations.
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Montana Considers Wolf Hunting Rules Amid Population Decline

A commission governing wolf hunting in Montana is considering new wolf management rules that would make it easier to hunt wolves in the state.
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US lawmakers want to restrict police use of ‘Stingray’ cell tower simulators

Igor Bonifacic Contributor Share on Twitter Igor Bonifacic is a contributing writer at Engadget. According to BuzzFeed News, Democratic Senator Ron Wyden and Representative Ted Lieu will introduce legislation later today that seeks to restrict police use of international mobile subscriber identity (IMSI) catchers. More commonly known as Stingrays, police frequently use IMSI catchers and cell-site simulators to collect informat...
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The top 20 best new books of 2021 so far, according to Amazon's book editors

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. Amazon; Insider Although it's hard to believe, we're already halfway through 2021. To mark the occasion, Amazon's book editors have released their top 20 reads of 2021 (so far). Want more books? Check out our lists of the best true crime, travel, and LGBTQIA+ author books. What a whirlwind 2021 has been - and we're only halfway through. Although only six months in, 2021 has already been...
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Restore Hobart N50 in San Francisco area?

Restore Hobart N50 in San Francisco area? Submitted by NorCalnewmember on June 17, 2021 - 7:10am. I just acquired a very old Hobart N50.  It's amazingly beefy compared to my Kitchenaid. It still works, although the paint is in rough shape.  I'd love to get it restored, re-painted and serviced.I called Hobart in Sacramento and they were quite reluctant, they said "parts no longer available" and they wouldn't do the paint anyway.I found a guy in Montana who does fantastic work, ...
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State Aircraft Sidelined After Montana Fire Helicopter Crash

A Montana firefighting agency imposed a 48-hour stand-down of all its aircraft after a helicopter crash landed and burned in strong winds.
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It’s about to get tougher for transgender people in Montana to amend birth certificates

Kyndra Nevin recalls with dread having to ask a Montana judge to sign an order documenting that she'd had gender-confirmation surgery so she could change the gender on her birth certificate to female.
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WeRunFar Profile: Andrew Todd

The post WeRunFar Profile: Andrew Todd appeared first on iRunFar. You might have heard of Flyathlon, an annual trail running series organized by the nonprofit Running Rivers that combines fly fishing, camaraderie, fundraising, and microbrews. Based in Colorado and Iowa, Flyathlon race routes follow a waterway where participants stop at any point in the run to fish. At the race’s end, they submit a photo of their catch for an opportunity to win an award like Biggest and Smallest Fish. Or, if you’...
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Arizona voting data taken to so-called 'lab' in remote Montana

CNN's Gary Tuchman takes a closer look why Arizona voting data has been taken by truck to a property near Bigfork, Montana.
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Footage shows secret Montana property where Arizona voting data was taken

CNN's Gary Tuchman takes a closer look why Arizona voting data has been taken by truck to a property near Bigfork, Montana.
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Gianforte Donates Salary to Facility Treating Drug Addiction

Montana Gov. Greg Gianforte has announced that he will contribute his salary from the first quarter of 2021 to a Hardin facility treating substance abuse in southeast Montana.
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Many States Ending $300 Federal Unemployment Benefits Early

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Montana Woman Pleads Guilty to Man's Strangulation Death

A Montana woman has pleaded guilty in the strangulation death of her older boyfriend.
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