Editorial

Attacking Gianforteís faith is a smear campaign

October 19, 2018 at 3:00 am

I was shocked recently when I viewed a campaign ad from Kathleen Williams attacking Greg Gianforte for his Christian faith. The video was purportedly taken when Gianforte was sharing his faith with a group of young people who were studying ...

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Lesser-known broadband policy leaves rural areas out

October 19, 2018 at 3:00 am

Connectivity is the defining aspect of our 21st century economy. Access to broadband internet offers the best in education, health care, and economic development. Unfortunately for many, the best isnít available.More than 24 million America...

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Montana legislature considering housing solutions

October 19, 2018 at 3:00 am

Montana, in both large and small communities, has a shortage of safe homes that people across a spectrum of incomes can afford. That impacts everything from a local businessís ability to recruit workers to having options for seniors and oth...

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Rural communities deserve broadband access

October 19, 2018 at 3:00 am

The people lucky enough to live in Montanaís rural communities know that a few sacrifices come with the territory. But thatís not to say that rural Montanans should be expected to miss out on certain opportunities just because theyíve chose...

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I-185 is a bad deal for Montanans

October 19, 2018 at 3:00 am

Initiative 185 is a bad deal for Montana that voters should reject. The winners of this bad deal would be the hospitals and their wealthy executives. The losers would be the rest of us: veterans, the middle-class, tobacco consumers and most...

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I-185 supports health care access for 100,000 Montanans

October 16, 2018 at 3:00 am

As a physician who specializes in pediatric psychiatry, it became clear to me in my medical training that barriers to mental health care needed to be reduced to ensure access to care and treatment for all patients. Voting yes on I-185 is an...

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60 Montana faith leaders support I-186

October 16, 2018 at 3:00 am

(Editorís note: Trout Unlimited paid the Montana Newspaper Association to distribute this opinion letter.)We are a group of pastors and faith leaders from many different perspectives across our great state of Montana writing to express our ...

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I serve Montanans with the work ethic you deserve

October 16, 2018 at 3:00 am

Montana is the greatest state in the greatest nation in the world.Itís why three generations of my family have called Montana their home, and itís why I still farm the same plot of Big Sandy dirt that my grandparents homesteaded more than 1...

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An open letter to the citizens of northwest Montana

October 16, 2018 at 3:00 am

In July of 2017, a group of citizens from Lincoln and Sanders counties traveled to Washington, D.C. to meet with federal agencies and elected leaders and discuss the Montanore and Rock Creek mining projects. Our request during our interface...

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I-186 would harm Montanaís economy

October 15, 2018 at 4:17 pm

Montanaís mining industry is a bright spot in our state economy. While our state has been facing growing concerns about declining tax revenue and budget shortfalls, mining continues to be one of the largest employers and taxpayers in our st...

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