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Local Elections

Need information regarding current elections? Here we'll keep you updated on the latest local elections news.

Updated 1 month ago

Montana officials weigh in on electoral college vote

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Electoral College gave Joe Biden a majority of its votes Monday, confirming his victory in...

Updated 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Board of Canvassers certifies Montana election results

HELENA — Montana’s 2020 election came to its anticlimactic-but-official end in a mostly empty hearing room Monday as the state Board of Canvassers met in the...

Updated 2 months ago
Missoula County Commission appoints Morigeau to state Senate

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — County commissioners in Montana have unanimously voted to appoint Shane Morigeau to the state Senate on Tuesday after he lost a bid this year to become the state auditor.

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Daines campaign claims 'Dems are stealing the election'

U.S. Sen. Steve Daines' campaign made the baseless allegation that Democrats are "stealing" the presidential election in a text sent to many Montana resident...

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
The latest Montana election results

Montana election results

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Flathead County sees record voter turnout of 81%

Flathead County poll workers finished counting more than 60,000 ballots Wednesday afternoon in an election that drew a record number of registered voters and...

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Republican rout caps decade-long Montana political shift

BILLINGS (AP) — Democrats stood firmly atop Montana's political scene just a short decade ago with control of the governor's mansion, both U.S. Senate seats...

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Abell wins seat on Flathead County Commission

Republican Brad Abell has handily defeated Democrat Kristen Larson in a race for the District 1 seat on the Flathead County Commission.

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Greg Gianforte elected Montana's next governor

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Republican Greg Gianforte won the race to become Montana's next governor, defeating Lt. Gov. Mike Cooney in Tuesday's election and expan...

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Montana voters legalize recreational marijuana, split on gun measure

An initiative that would legalize recreational marijuana use in Montana had a sizable lead in Tuesday night's early election results, while voters were tied ...

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
GOP's Rosendale wins Montana's U.S. House seat

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Republican Matt Rosendale has won Montana's lone seat in the U.S. House.

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Republican U.S. Sen. Daines wins reelection in Montana

BILLINGS (AP) — Republican Steve Daines has been reelected to the Montana Senate seat he wrested from Democrats six years ago. The former business executive...

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Standing in line, voters feel the weight of 2020 election

Throngs of Flathead County voters turned out on Election Day to cast ballots in person, in drop boxes and at local drive-thru polling places.

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Voting at the last minute in Flathead County? Here's how to do it

Procrastinators, be advised: The deadline to vote is almost here.

Updated 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Republicans, initiatives favored in high school mock election

Republican candidates won across the board in Flathead High School’s mock U.S. election.