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KECI Missoula
Capitol Christmas Tree makes a stop in MissoulaChristmas Tree Wednesday evening. Hundreds of families turned out for the even
KECI Missoula / Posted 3 days ago
Christmas Tree Wednesday evening. Hundreds of families turned out for the event to get a first-hand look at the tree from the Kootenai National Forest. Larry Spiekermeier is an owner-operator of Whitewood Transport in Billings. He’s been driving... Read more
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ABC Montana
Pablo man won't face charges after shooting girlfriend's husbandYaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
ABC Montana / Posted 4 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
A new study says Black Friday is no longer prime time for big shoppers - Here's why:Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 4 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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ABC Montana
A new study says Black Friday is no longer prime time for big shoppers - Here's why:Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
ABC Montana / Posted 4 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Montana State suspends fraternity after student hospitalizedYaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 4 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Capitol Christmas Tree leaves Troy, Montana headed for D.C.featured on the Capitol Lawn is picked from Forest Service Land. This year, the
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 4 days ago
featured on the Capitol Lawn is picked from Forest Service Land. This year, the 53rd annual "People's Tree" was picked from the Kootenai National Forest, the second time a "People's Tree" has come from that forest. The sawyer picked to do the honor... Read more
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ABC Montana
Bozeman school board asks city for land to build new schoolYaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
ABC Montana / Posted 5 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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ABC Montana
Board of Regents to meet at MSUYaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
ABC Montana / Posted 5 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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Missoulian
Capitol Christmas Tree's Montana scheduleThe Christmas tree for the nation's Capitol, cut last week in the Kootenai Nati
Missoulian / Posted 6 days ago
The Christmas tree for the nation's Capitol, cut last week in the Kootenai National Forest, will be making its way through Montana this week on the beginning of its journey to Washington, D.C. Here's where to see it along the way:... Read more
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ABC Montana
No Montana curriculum yet for child sexual abuse preventionYaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
ABC Montana / Posted 6 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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ABC Montana
Bozeman man accused of raping girl gets new trial dateYaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
ABC Montana / Posted 6 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Families unite in special adoption ceremonyYaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 8 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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ABC Montana
Great Divide Ski Area to celebrate opening weekendYaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
ABC Montana / Posted 8 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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ABC Montana
Skier injured, rescued during pre-season skiing at Bridger BowlYaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
ABC Montana / Posted 8 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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ABC Montana
Annual John Deere Expo brings 1,800+ FFA members to MSUYaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
ABC Montana / Posted 9 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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ABC Montana
Daines pulls endorsement of Roy Moore following sexual misconduct allegationsYaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
ABC Montana / Posted 9 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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KXLY-TV Spokane
Tree cut from Kootenai National Forest for U.S. CapitolForest is selected to provide a tree to appear on the West Lawn of the U.S. Cap
KXLY-TV Spokane / Posted 9 days ago
Forest is selected to provide a tree to appear on the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol for the Christmas season. This year, The Kootenai National Forest in partnership with nonprofit Choose Outdoors will bring this special gift from Montana to... Read more
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ABC Montana
Missoula Food Bank received the largest single donation in history for Can the Cats Food DriveYaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
ABC Montana / Posted 9 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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ABC Montana
UM honors veterans, firefighters, and first responders at Saturday's home football gameYaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
ABC Montana / Posted 9 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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ABC Montana
Republicans successful in expanding Montana special sessionYaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
ABC Montana / Posted 9 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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eTrucker
U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree begins cross-nation journeyfrom northwestern Montana to Washington, D.C., hauling the 79-foot U.S. Capitol
eTrucker / Posted 9 days ago
from northwestern Montana to Washington, D.C., hauling the 79-foot U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree. The tree was cut down in the Kootenai National Forest and loaded onto a specialized trailer being pulled by a customized Kenworth T680 Advantage. The... Read more
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ABC Montana
Around 40 programs,services face possible cutsYaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
ABC Montana / Posted 9 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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ABC Montana
Chinese beef deal includes Montana slaughterhouseYaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
ABC Montana / Posted 9 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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ABC Montana
Puerto Rico dark again, after line fails that Whitefish Energy was repairingYaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
ABC Montana / Posted 9 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
What's New at the Zoo: Do ZooMontana's grizzly bears hibernate?Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 9 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Billings Police to create new task force due to up tick in car theftsYaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 9 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Local business hosts Community Blanket DriveYaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 10 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
MSUB honor veterans with medicine wheelYaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 10 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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ABC Montana
Montana man wanted for illegal gun dealing caught in MexicoYaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
ABC Montana / Posted 10 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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ABC Montana
Long time fixture within the Stevensville Streets Department retired after 37 yearsYaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
ABC Montana / Posted 10 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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ABC Montana
Montana GOP attempts to call its OWN special legislative sessionYaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
ABC Montana / Posted 10 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Montana GOP attempts to call its OWN special legislative sessionYaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 10 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Billings police ask for public's help in locating armed robbery suspectYaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 10 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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ABC Montana
New University of Montana president may receive $314K a yearYaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
ABC Montana / Posted 10 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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ABC Montana
UM Task Force recommends programs for reviewYaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
ABC Montana / Posted 10 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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ABC Montana
911 calls in Kalispell re-routing due to cut fiberYaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
ABC Montana / Posted 10 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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ABC Montana
Water-main break on Conrad Drive in KalispellYaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
ABC Montana / Posted 10 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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ABC Montana
Drivers get turkeys instead of traffic tickets in MontanaYaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
ABC Montana / Posted 10 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
FBI looking for Montana fugitiveYaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 10 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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ABC Montana
FBI looking for Montana fugitiveYaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
ABC Montana / Posted 10 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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ABC Montana
3 plead not guilty to stealing from Blackfeet Head StartYaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
ABC Montana / Posted 10 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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ABC Montana
Tester Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Help Secure Butte Veterans HomeYaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
ABC Montana / Posted 10 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
Tester Introduces Bipartisan Bill to Help Secure Butte Veterans HomeYaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 10 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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KECI Missoula
U.S. Capitol tree on journey from Lincoln Co.MISSOULA, Mont. - The nation will be enjoying a Christmas tree from the Kootena
KECI Missoula / Posted 10 days ago
MISSOULA, Mont. - The nation will be enjoying a Christmas tree from the Kootenai National Forest. Fifth-generation Montanan, Pete Tallmadge of Troy got the honor of cutting it down. The Yaak community held a celebration with the Yaak School Singers... Read more
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ABC Montana
New study shows alcohol consumption is linked to cancer: Are you at risk?Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
ABC Montana / Posted 10 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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KULR-8 Billings
New study shows alcohol consumption is linked to cancer: Are you at risk?Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Chr
KULR-8 Billings / Posted 10 days ago
Yaak, Montana to Washington, DC The journey begins for this year's Capitol Christmas Tree. Hand-picked this spring from the Kootenai National Forest, it will now travel over 3,000 miles to Washington, DC. The journey begins for this year's... Read more
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ABC Montana
U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree to visit Missoula during Santa’s arrival at Southgate MallNational Forest is selected to provide a tree to appear on the West Lawn of the
ABC Montana / Posted 13 days ago
National Forest is selected to provide a tree to appear on the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol for the Christmas season. The Kootenai National Forest, in partnership with nonprofit Choose Outdoors, will bring this special gift from Montana to... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Montana boy to light Capitol Christmas tree from KootenaiJon Tester announced Tuesday that Ridley Brandmayr (BRAND'-may-er) of Bozeman w
KECI Missoula / Posted 19 days ago
Jon Tester announced Tuesday that Ridley Brandmayr (BRAND'-may-er) of Bozeman will hit the switch Dec. 6 on the tree from the Kootenai National Forest in northwest Montana. A statement from Tester's office said the 11-year-old lost all the... Read more
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Missoulian
Court upholds decision to exclude snowmobiles, bikes on recommended wildernessof our members and volunteers to ensure non-motorized, wilderness protection fo
Missoulian / Posted 26 days ago
of our members and volunteers to ensure non-motorized, wilderness protection for the most wild and deserving areas of the Kootenai National Forest,” Robinson said. “This includes lands adjacent to the Cabinet Mountains Wilderness, areas in the... Read more
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WTKR Norfolk
Billings trucking company selected to transport Capitol tree from Montana to D.C.the Capitol tree to Washington D.C. Whitewood Transport will collect the tree
WTKR Norfolk / Posted a month ago
the Capitol tree to Washington D.C. Whitewood Transport will collect the tree from Eureka after it’s cut down from the Kootenai National Forest and haul it to D.C. “There are 3.5 million trucks out there and we’re the only one hauling the... Read more
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