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Letters to the Editor

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Updated 6 days, 13 hours ago

Summer wildfires: Montana’s worst season

Montanans used to joke that we had two distinct seasons: winter and road construction.

Updated 1 week, 6 days ago
Logging without laws lives again

In 1995, Congress passed the now infamous “Salvage Rider,” which effectively suspended environmental safeguards for three years allowing the Forest Service to ramp up industrial logging and road building across t...

Updated 2 weeks ago
Idea to fairly and evenly divide Montana

It is fantastic that our home state will again be able to send a second congressman to Washington, D.C.

Updated 2 weeks ago
Letters to the editor July 17

Letters to the editor July 17

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
George Floyd Justice in Policing Act would protect everyone

It was enlightening to read David Myerowitz’ informative letter of June 12 relating to the death of Tony Timpa

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Combating the megadrought

The soil that covers 93 million acres of sprawling Texas rangeland holds a remarkable story.

Updated 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Letters to the editor July 15

Letters to the editor July 15

Updated 2 weeks, 5 days ago
Letters to the editor July 12

Letters to the editor July 12

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Committed to overhauling culture of the Public Service Commission

The Legislative Audit Division report released in late May on the Department of Public Service Regulation was fraught with violations.

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Renting out our armed forces is wrong and dangerous

Of all the troubling issues that have surfaced in the past year, the idea of private funding of government military operations is close to the top of my list.

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Montana’s game-changing broadband legislation

The 2021 Montana Legislature adjourned this spring after passing several bills designed to move Montana out of the bottom of the rankings among other states when it comes to access to quality broadband infrastruc...

Updated 2 weeks, 6 days ago
Montana is different, and we like it that way

This letter has been simmering for a while, and now appears I am lending my voice to a chorus of brokenhearted Montanans speaking out.

Updated 3 weeks, 2 days ago
What do we owe wildland firefighters?

“It’s like having gasoline out there,” said Brian Steinhardt, forest fire zone manager for Prescott and Coconino national forests in Arizona, in a recent AP ...

Updated 3 weeks, 2 days ago
Letters to the editor July 8

Letters to the editor July 8

Updated 3 weeks, 5 days ago
Letters to the editor July 5

Letters to the editor July 5

Updated 3 weeks, 6 days ago
How to love the bear’s world

Last spring, at the height of some of the most anxiety-ridden moments of the pandemic, my father read a poem to me over the phone. He’s 89 this year, and whi...