Posted 7:51 PM 6/18/2013 by Dennis Bragg - MTN News
MISSOULA - The Clark Fork Coalition believes a "Superfund" cleanup is the best option for the old Smurfit Stone mill site, and hopes to build support for the federal listing.
The Environmental Protection Agency is in the middle of a public comment period on the proposal to list the former (More)
Posted 8:50 PM 6/17/2013 by Dennis Bragg - MTN News
HAMILTON - Crews are back at work this week spraying trees to try to limit the spread of the mountain pine beetles around some of the most popular recreation areas on the Bitterroot National Forest.
It's an expensive, yet effective way to counter the invading forces of the mountain pine (More)
Posted 5:07 PM 6/15/2013 by MTN News
HELENA - It's free fishing for all in Montana over Father's Day weekend.
"Montana's 'fish for free' weekend is the state's Father's Day gift to dad's everywhere," said Jeff Hagener, director of Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks in Helena.
"We want everyone to have a fun (More)
Posted 4:20 PM 6/13/2013
BUTTE - A pilot project is being launched to manage beavers in Blacktail Creek.
To combat the damage caused by beavers clogging culverts in the area, Butte-Silver Bow and Mile High Conservation District are sponsoring the project to demonstrate non-lethal beaver management techniques. for (More)