Montana Green Party officials say they sought the public's help in gathering voter signatures to qualify for the ballot, but they are unaware of anybody being paid to do so.
Workers face an even bigger job than usual as they begin the annual task of clearing snow from roads in Glacier National Park, where snow depths on both sides of the park are well above average.
The University of Montana has hired a new executive vice president and Provost. Dr. Jon Harbor is currently at Perdue University, where he serves as associate vice provost for teaching and learning, and executive director of digital education. He is also a professor in the Earth sciences department.