Wednesday, September 05, 2018


A legal dispute with state regulators, will impact the approval by Federal officials of the first phase of a silver/copper mine in northwestern Montana wilderness area, The proposal remains uncertain due to Kootenai National Forest officials announcing their approval of plans by Hecla Mining Co. The Idaho-based company would initially mine on 20 acres  to determine the feasibility of a full-scale mine. Montana regulators have asked a judge to block Hecla CEO Phillips Baker, Jr.

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Monday, August 27, 2018

 

The City of Williston ND fired the contractor they engaged to build their proposed new airport. City administrators fired the contractor,  J.M. Marshuetz, for breach of contract, after the company informed the city that without more money they would not be able to meet the November 15, 2018 deadline. Without the additional money, the contractor said the job could not be completed until September 19, 2019, just a month before the airport is scheduled to open. Under the

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Wednesday, August 22, 2018

 

The Old Bridge Pub and Sub in Bigfork has sold to Emily and Louie Bertino. The couple purchased the business from Tracy and Don Darue. The new owners plan to keep much of the menu intact, but will institute changes such as expanding operating hours each day. They also plan to add a roof deck.

An Agreement in principle has been reached by the parties involved with the Anaconda Superfund cleanup. The EPA, the Atlantic Richfield Company, the state of Montana, and

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Wednesday, August 22, 2018

 

Joe and Megan Romano are opening a taco restaurant and tequila bar in downtown Bozeman. Nina’s Tacos and Tequila will offer recipes developed by Chef Joe. The bar will feature tequilas ranging in price from inexpensive to several hundred dollars per bottle. Nina’s is set to open sometime in October.

Gasoline prices in Montana have risen 0.8 cents per gallon in the past week, averaging $2.94/g last week, according to GasBuddy’s daily survey of 615 stations in

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Sunday, July 01, 2018

 

 

Woods Bay Wine has opened in Kalispell in the location of the former Gourmet Gallery breakfast eatery. The location on Montana 35 includes wines and beers from around the world.  The location also includes a tasting room to allow for sampling the wines. Woods Bay Wine will be open Thursday through Monday from 3 p.m. to 9 p.m. More information can be found at www.woodsbaywine.com.

 

Glacier Distilling has opened a new restaurant

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