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Montana Editorial Roundup

By The Associated Press The Billings Gazette, Oct. 9, on parents staying connected with children‘s schools ahead of standardized testing: Twice a year, virtually every student in grades 3-8 in Montana public schools takes the Smarter Balanced test, a standardized exam that fulfills a requirement of federal law. Standardized testing …

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Montage To Bring First Ultra Luxury Resort And Residences To Big Sky Montana

<p class="color-body light-text”>Centrally located within Big Sky’s 3,530-acre Spanish Peaks enclave, Montage Big Sky will feature a mountain modern design with aesthetics inspired by the natural setting and a timeless palette of materials including regional woods and stones. Courtesy of Montage Big Sky Montage International, the hotel and resort management …

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Local News, Executive leader of Montana Children’s resigns

The executive leader of Montana Childrens, Teresa Fisher, has resigned from her role after less than two months on the job, according to Kalispell Regional Healthcare. Mellody Sharpton, director of communications for the hospital, did not provide a specific reason for Fishers departure, but said it was her personal choice. …

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USDA Offering Rural Green Energy Grants, Loans

The USDA has more than $400 million to spend supporting energy efficiency and green energy upgrades at farms and rural small businesses. The Rural Energy for America Program offers grants, loans and loan guarantees for a range of projects, including installation of solar panels, anaerobic digesters and wind turbines. Charles …

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Supreme Court to review Montana school choice program

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court will consider reviving a Montana program that gives tax credits to people who donate to private-school scholarships. The state’s highest court had struck down the program because it violated the Montana constitution’s ban on state aid to religious organizations. The justices say Friday that …

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2020: Steve Bullock on winning back Trump voters and making dad jokes

Jon talks to Montana Governor and Democratic presidential candidate Steve Bullock about getting dark money out of politics, making college and health care more affordable, and why he loves a “good” dad joke. Transcription below: Interview: Jon Favreau and Governor Steve Bullock Jon Favreau: [00:02:30] Governor Bullock. Welcome to Pod …

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