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Stories with organization: Montana State Legislature
  • Court upholds ex-lawmaker's sentence in corruption case 
    Updated: Apr-22-16 12:39 pm

    HELENA, Montana - An appeals court has upheld a former Montana legislator's 7 ½-year prison sentence for his involvement in a corruption scheme on the Rocky Boy Indian Reservation.

  • Juneau raises additional $363K in congressional bid 
    Updated: Apr-15-16 12:10 am

    HELENA, Montana - U.S. Rep. Ryan Zinke's re-election campaign said it raised more than $783,000 during the first three months of the year and had more than $1 million to spend against his Democratic opponent, Denise Juneau.

  • Communication execs urge Montana to address rural needs 
    Updated: Apr-14-16 6:51 pm

    HELENA, Montana - Rural wireless and broadband providers urged Montana lawmakers Thursday to address the needs of far-flung communities in obtaining quality phone service and faster internet service.

  • Judge to decide penalties in next phase of dark money case 
    Updated: Apr-11-16 7:44 pm

    HELENA, Montana - Now that a jury has ruled a Montana legislator took $19,599 in illegal contributions, a judge now must decide whether to impose the ultimate penalty - the removal of an elected official from office, which hasn't been done by court order in 75 years.

  • The Latest: Judge sets hearing in lawmaker's dark money case 
    Updated: Apr-11-16 6:24 pm

    HELENA, Montana - The Latest on the dark money case against a Montana legislator (all times local):

  • Race for White House gives Montana rare chance at relevance 
    Updated: Apr-08-16 6:33 pm

    HELENA, Montana - Few remember the last time a Republican presidential candidate stumped through Montana in advance of the state's primary election. But these days, expectations are swirling across the northern Rockies that a GOP candidate or two might make a rare appearance in the state.