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Machine from South Africa could turn Butte, Montana into the mine remediation capital of the United States.:


"Everyone who knows this business says that it's so simple, but it works," said Sofus Michelsen, one of three partners in a company called Refunsa Plains LLC that hopes to make and distribute the machines ...


The 25 tech companies everyone wants to work for in 2017 :


Tech is one of the hottest industries out there. But what companies are able to live up to the hype and keep their top talent happy? Job site Paysa recently released a report breaking down which ...


Montana Career Opportunities - Executive Director - NeighborWorks Great Falls:


OUR MISSION: To Foster a Continuity of Voluntary and Professional Leadership for the Nonprofit Sectors of the United States and Canada For the past 37 years NeighborWorks Great Falls (NWGF) ...


Walmart wants to send people into your house to stock the fridge -- even when you're not home:


Delivery workers who drop off Walmart groceries may soon also bring them into your kitchen and unload them into your refrigerator, even if you're not home. The world's largest retailer announced Friday ...
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"Take Flight Missoula" - Business, tourism leaders launch campaign to bring more flight options to Missoula:


"When we kept seeing the need over and over again, looking at what's happening in Bozeman and Billings - competing against Idaho and Washington for that same market share - we realized we needed to step ...


Success After Failure: How These 5 Entrepreneurs Bounced Back:


Any successful person will tell you about a life-defining or breakdown moment of failure from their past that was responsible for making them who they are today. These entrepreneurs and members of ...


Forest Service tried to quash paper debunking Montana wildlife authority:


The U.S. Forest Service has disavowed a legal analysis it commissioned that showed federal land managers have given state wildlife departments more authority than they really possess. In June, the ...


There's more to an entrepreneur than starting up. There's also the exit.:




The State of Montana Office of Tourism & Economic Development renews tourism contract:


"They (Hoffman) have done great work for us," Honeycutt said. "The Montana Office of Tourism and Business Development is innovating like it hasn't in decades." By Lewis Kendall Chronicle Staff ...


UM Presidential Candidates - Seth Bodnar: University of Montana should be premier flagship in the West :


"I'm in the people development business," Bodnar said. "My passion, my purpose, my energy in life has come from working to develop teams and helping people reach their full potential." KEILA SZPALLER ...


Governor Bullock: Montana Residents Are Not Talking About Budget Shortfall:


Montana Gov. Steve Bullock says state residents aren't talking about a potential $220 million budget shortfall and the magnitude of the problem may not sink in until extreme cuts are made to state services. https://www.usnews.com/news/best-states/montana/articles/2017-09-22/gov-montana-residents-not-talking-about-budget-shortfall *** Montana's ...


Senator Tester looks at Bozeman tech company - FLIR Industries for future use in homeland security:


A local company that supplies laser technology to the military and homeland security got a visit from Senator Jon Tester Friday. FLIR Industries, employs over 60 local people and grows their own crystals ...


A Stanford psychologist has a simple mental exercise for tackling student stress:


Stress can be debilitating, paralyzing, and generally bad for our health. It can also motivate us to get organized, try new things, and push to higher levels of achievement. Kelly McGonigal, a health ...


13 gorgeous car-free cities around the world:




Senator Tester Announces $8 Million to Strengthen Reading Education in Montana:


U.S. Senator Jon Tester https://www.tester.senate.gov/ today announced $8 million in federal grant funding for the Montana Office of Public Instruction (OPI) to support reading education across ...


Montana Family Business Day, 10/6, Bozeman:


2017-10-06 10:00:00 Best Western GranTree Inn Contact: Anna Reardon, anna.reardon@montana.edu, 406-994-6195 The 24th Annual MSU Jake Jabs College of Business & Entrepreneurship (JJCBE) State Farm Insurance ...


Has Your Company Contacted iConnect About Your Data Center Needs? "Our typical customer realizes a multi-million dollar TCO savings":


iConnect Montana's http://iconnectmontana.com/full featured tier 3 data center provides one of the lowest Total Cost of Ownership and meets all security, business, and regulatory requirements. Our customers ...


National Day of Civic Hacking Events Aim to Be More Inclusive - Are any Montana communities hacking this year?:




New Report Details Gaps in Broadband Subscription Rates Across Country:


A key to economic success in rural Montana is high speed broadband at competitive prices. *** The Brookings Institution has mapped broadband availability and subscription rates at the neighborhood ...


Senator Jon Tester Successfully Defends Montanans from Verizon's Attempt to Terminate Contracts:


After Verizon Sent Termination Letters to Montanans, Senator Gets Verizon to Back Off Plan to Cut Montanans from Network U.S. Senator Jon Tester https://www.tester.senate.gov/ has successfully ...


Senator Tester, Dept. of Justice team up to offer tips for Montanans affected by Equifax breach:


U.S. Senator Jon Tester and Montana Attorney General Tim Fox are teaming up to offer consumer protection tips for the 367,000 Montanans who were affected by the recent Equifax breach. Senator Tester, ...


Your Internet isn't getting any faster, but the government might soon call it 'high-speed' anyway:


Is the government doing a good enough job getting Internet access to the people? Until recently, the government's own assessment was no -- things could be better for many Americans fed up with slow ...


Trump hires campaign workers instead of farm experts at USDA:


President Donald Trump's appointees to jobs at Agriculture Department headquarters include a long-haul truck driver, a country club cabana attendant and the owner of a scented-candle company. By ...


Florida residents prohibited from using solar energy after Hurricane Irma:


Millions of Florida residents lost power after Hurricane Irma raged through the state. But homeowners with solar energy installations couldn't use them during the outage - or they'd be breaking the law. ...


Williston Economic Development wins award for its video folders:


"Not only did they work to provide a necessary service to their community," he said, "but also, their participation in the awards program sheds light on their stellar projects, which other communities ...


Deadline to Apply for FVCC's Practical Nursing Program is October 27:


Flathead Valley Community College is now accepting applications for spring entry into the Practical Nursing program. Applicants will need to have completed or be completing pre-requisites ...


Webinar: Which Are The Best States For Data Innovation--and How Can Other States Learn From Them? - 9/26:


2017-09-26 11:00:00 Online Contact: What: The Center for Data Innovation http://www.datainnovation.org/ will host a webinar http://www.datainnovation.org/2017/09/webinar-which-are-the-best-states-for-data-innovation-and-how-can-other-states-learn-from-them/ ...


The cost of solar power has dropped over 25% in one year:


The clean energy revolution continues and solar is leading the charge. In a recently published report, the US Department of Energy's National Renewable Energy Laboratories documented that the cost ...


Podcast - How Big Data and Analytics Can Transform Manufacturing:


Manufacturing companies are fast realizing that data and analytics can help tremendously in improving operational efficiencies and business processes, and in transforming business models -- and they are ...


Bozeman law firm representing Montanans impacted by Equifax breach:


A class action lawsuit has been filed in federal court in Butte over the huge data breach at Equifax on July 29. Equifax has our birthday and social security information. Nationwide, more than 140 ...

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