Montana

Did Sitting Bull Die For Canada's Sins?

Robert Waite | Posted 09.21.2013 | Canada
Robert Waite

Little Bighorn, MT -- Some say George Custer died for the White Man's sins. What I hadn't heard before was that Sitting Bull, the great Hunkpapa Lakot...

Roadkill. It's What's For Dinner.

CP | Kathryn Haake, The Associated Press | Posted 05.20.2013 | Canada Alberta

HELENA, Mont. - Elk, deer, antelope and moose: If Montana residents can scrape it up, they can eat it.State lawmakers are poised to say just that afte...

Parole Board Too Tough On Criminals?

CP | Bill Graveland, The Canadian Press | Posted 03.15.2013 | Canada Alberta

CALGARY - The Montana parole board that recommended against clemency for death-row Canadian Ronald Smith may be examined for being too tough on crimin...

Marijuana and the Election: Time to Start Asking Blunt Questions

Diane Francis | Posted 12.22.2012 | Canada Politics
Diane Francis

On November 6, three states have on their ballots the outright legalization of marijuana -- Washington, Oregon and Colorado. So far, support is strong and bipartisan. The last such vote occurred in 2010 in California where a state-sanctioned referendum on legalization narrowly lost. So you may not hear about the marijuana issue in debates or from the campaign stump, and in polls, but people south of the border are taking the matter into their own hands.

Montana Judge Blocks Oilsands Equipment From State's Scenic Routes

The Guardian | Posted 09.19.2011 | Canada Business

A judge has stopped the transport of giant oilfield equipment across scenic roads in Montana, in a victory for campaigners against Alberta's tar sands...