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Local Elections

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Updated 6 days, 20 hours ago

Supreme Court: Montana regents make campus gun rules

Montana's Board of Regents, not the Legislature, has the constitutional authority to regulate the possession and...

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Bukacek presumptive winner of Republican PSC primary

Flathead Valley physician Ann “Annie” Bukacek is the presumptive winner of the Republican primary in the race for a seat on Montana’s Public Service Commissi...

Updated 3 weeks ago
Republican primaries highlight a divided caucus

Eyes across Montana last week were affixed to the slow drip of precinct results in the neck-and-neck U.S. House GOP primary between former U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke and Al Olszewski, an orthopedic surgeo...

Updated 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Holmquist leapfrogs Fallon with addition of provisional ballots

In a stunning reversal, incumbent Flathead County Commissioner Pam Holmquist surpassed challenger Jack Fallon with the addition of provisional ballots to the...

Updated 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Zinke wins GOP nod in race for new Montana House seat

Former Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke won an unexpectedly tight race Thursday to become the Republican nominee in the race for a new U.S. House seat represent...

Updated 3 weeks, 5 days ago
GOP primary for PSC’s District 5 Public Service Commission within recount margin

Nearly 20 hours after polls closed, fewer than 100 votes separate the first- and second-place vote-getters in the Republican primary for the District 5 seat ...

Updated 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Last-minute election law changes and scattered ballot errors punctuate an otherwise smooth, slow primary election in Montana

Some of Montana’s most anticipated 2022 primary races have already been called, but in Lincoln County, the counting continues.

Updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Republicans Fuller, Sprunger win legislative primaries

Veteran state lawmaker John Fuller handily defeated his Republican rival and political neophyte Lee Huestis in the GOP primary for the Senate District 4 seat.

Updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Rosendale wins GOP primary; Zinke race too early to call

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Montana's lone congressman handily won the GOP primary in his bid for a second term Tuesday as ballot-counting continued in the race for...

Updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Gustafson and Brown advance after Montana Supreme Court primary

Montana Supreme Court Justice Ingrid Gustafson and current Public Service Commission Chair James Brown have emerged as the top two vote-getters in the non-partisan primary election for the high court’s second sea...

Updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Loge garners re-election support in Mineral, Sanders counties

Rep. Denley Loge has secured another term in the Montana House following a hotly contested primary election.

Updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Sheriff Bell wins re-election in Lake County

Don Bell has won his re-election bid for Lake County sheriff.

Updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago
Republican Bukacek holds narrow lead in PSC primary

Kalispell physician Ann Bukacek was ahead Wednesday morning on the Republican side for the Montana Public Service Commission, with Rep. Derek Skees, also of ...

Updated 4 weeks ago
Fallon holds razor-thin lead over Holmquist

Jack Fallon holds a razor-thin lead over incumbent Pam Holmquist in the GOP nomination for the sole Flathead County Commission seat up for grabs this year.

Updated 4 weeks ago
Zinke, Olszewski in tight GOP race; Tranel wins for Democrats

Montana's lone congressman handily won the GOP primary in his bid for a second term Tuesday as ballot-counting continued in the race for the state's newly cr...