All week, Travis DeCuire preached revenge to his team. Montana held a 13-game winning streak over Montana State before the Bobcats snapped that streak a year ago in Bozeman. It left a salty taste in the team's mouth, one they didn't want to experience again. The Grizzlies got their payback on Saturday night, holding the Bobcats to 19 second-half points in a 67-52 victory. … [Read more...] about Defense leads Montana to road win over Bobcats
I love science ... and inventions. Every day, there’s something new to amaze or to help make life easier. For instance, if you love music but have never been musically inclined, it’s now possible to play the piano with ease, thanks to the Stephonium! A story in the local newspaper says J. C. M’Gee of Edinburgh invented the device. He says it’s as easy as placing a sheet … [Read more...] about Harmon’s Histories: Remember when Montana buzzed (pun intended) with scientific discoveries?
In a move intended to strengthen organized labor and the middle class, Montana’s two largest public employee unions merged Saturday to form the 24,000-member-plus Montana Federation of Public Employees. The new entity is now the state’s largest union. “We made history today,” said Eric Feaver, president of MEA-MFT, whose membership voted to merge with the Montana Public … [Read more...] about Montana’s 2 largest public employee unions approve merger
Calling for justice for all, marchers convened in downtown Missoula on Saturday to send a message of female empowerment and unity, and to warn political leaders that the midterm election isn't far away. Several thousand people, many clad in pink, crowded the streets to dance and sing before descending on Caras Park to celebrate the second annual Women's March. It was easily … [Read more...] about Revolution loves company: Thousands converge on Missoula for Women’s March
A coalition of women launched the #metoomontana movement on Saturday by calling on the state's congressional delegation to condemn President Donald Trump for what activists described as his history of sexual assault and harassment of women. In launching their campaign, members of the Montana effort allied themselves with the national #metoo movement and pushed for reforms at … [Read more...] about Women launch #metoomontana, urge state delegation to hold Trump accountable