2015 News Clips

ON DEADLINE:

Fort Peck Tribes Fighting Back Against Youth Suicide Numbers Herald-News | 10.7.15

Wolf Point School Absenteeism Rate Too High Herald-News | 9.21.15

Bill to lift oil export ban gets Senate audience: Sen. Heitkamp draws skepticism from some fellow Democrats  Williston Herald 7.29.15

Man camps booted Williston Herald | 7.22.15

BNSF train derailment stops Amtrak service Williston Herald | 7.14.15

Bakken ready for big wind? Williston Herald | 7.1.15

Rainfall forces oil wells to shut in near influence of Missouri and Yellowstone rivers  Williston Herald | 6.4.15

Pipeline agents replaced after allegedly threatening landowners with eminent domain Williston Herald | 6.3.15

STDs on the rise statewide; local chlamydia cases up 40 percent last year Independent Record | 4.22.15

Downtown buildings evacuated: No threat found in suspicious package at federal building Independent Record | 4.13.15

Homeowner who killed alleged intruder in 2013 charged with homicide Independent Record | 4.3.15

Complaint to terminate Rocky Acres Rescue filed in court Independent Record | 3.3.15

Man demanding half of Montana Millionaire winner’s jackpot files suit Independent Record | 1.8.15

ON ASSIGNMENT:

Vets made to drive 800 miles round-trip for care Williston Herald | 8.11.15

Put a spin on it New Williston Economic Development promo video portrays a deflating oil boom as a good thing  Williston Herald | 7.15.15

Collapse of oil prices force rents to drop $1,000 a month in Watford City  Williston Herald | 6.6.16

Guardians of Memorial Park: Citizens stand watch at local hangout to combat vandalism Independent Record | 5.5.15

Sharing the road?: Area relies on motorists, cyclists, pedestrians to follow the rules at intersections | Independent Record | 4.5.15

New state police academy head faces staffing, financial challenges Independent Record | 3.9.15

ISSUE ANALYSIS OF ABUSE AT MONTANA DEVELOPMENTAL CENTER:

Parents of MDC patients ask Gov. Bullock to veto bill to close facility Independent Record | 4.28.15

MDC backers laud its benefits for Boulder Independent Record | 4.21.15

Lawmakers near decision on fate of MDC Independent Record | 4.21.15

MDC ordered to cease admissions in its secure unit Independent Record | 4.15.15

Meeting held at Boulder City Hall over proposed closure of MDC Independent Record | 4.10.15

Parents of MDC residents oppose proposed closure Independent Record | 4.8.15

Disability Rights Montana: MDC showing an “appalling ignorance of the dynamics involved in sexual exploitation and abuse” Independent Record | 2.21.15

VETERANS AFFAIRS MONTANA

VA Secretary Robert McDonald tells local vets he wants to rebuild trust Independent Record | 3.31.15

VA Montana names permanent director Independent Record | 2.26.15

VA Montana temporarily closing mental health center at Fort Harrison Independent Record | 2.10.15

Montana flu epidemic kills 9 in just over a month Independent Record | 1.28.15

MONTANA LEGISLATURE

Sheriffs oppose bill to give them authority over feds Independent Record | 1.30.15

Lawmakers testimony on removing same-sex marriage ban from constitution Independent Record | 1.30.15

Lawmaker introduces bill to nullify federal gun bans Independent Record | 1.27.15

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