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 By News Release    News    January 14, 2021 

Montana VA Distributing COVID-19 Vaccines to Rural Veterans

Havre, Mont.— Montana VA Health Care System has been selected to lead a national VHA pilot program to bring vaccines to rural Veterans. On the morning of January 21, a vaccination team will fly...

 
 By News Release    News    December 31, 2020

Lewis and Clark Public Health in initial phase of vaccine distribution

Lewis and Clark Public Health is the coordinating entity for distribution and administration of COVID-19 vaccine in Lewis and Clark County. We've...

 
 By News Release    News    December 24, 2020

Scam Alert: Medicare Cards not being replaced

If you're on Medicare, be aware: You will not be receiving a new chip card or a plastic version to replace your paper ID card. If somebody calls you to tell you that, they're lying. It's another...

 
 By News Release    News    December 24, 2020

Survey Results: Montanans' views on grizzly bears

HELENA - A new survey of Montanans shows positive attitudes toward grizzly bears and support for the presence of grizzly bears within the state,...

 
 By News Release    News    December 24, 2020

FWP looks to developing management plan, builds on work by GBAC

HELENA – Managing Montana's population of grizzly bears is front and center for Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks as the agency looks to build on...

 
 By News Release    News    December 24, 2020

Fish consumption guidance updated for portions of Clark Fork, Bitterroot and Blackfoot Rivers in western Montana

MISSOULA – The State of Montana Fish Guidance Board, which includes Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks (FWP) and the Departments of Environmental Qu...

 
 By News Release    News    December 24, 2020

Montana VA Health Care System begins COVID-19 Vaccine Distribution with Moderna Vaccine

Helena, Mont. - The Fort Harrison VA Medical Center just received its first shipment of the Moderna vaccine at around 8:00 a.m., Dec. 23. The MTVAHCS...

 
 By News Release    News    December 17, 2020

Local calls will require area code due to National Suicide Prevention Lifeline rollout

HELENA, Montana - On July 16, 2020, the Federal Communications Commission approved the designation of 988 as the new, nationwide, 3-digit abbreviated...

 
 By News Release    News    December 10, 2020

Augusta and Lincoln Branch Libraries to Offer Non-Contact Holds Pick-up Only

HELENA - Due to the increase in COVID-19 cases throughout Lewis and Clark County, and out of an abundance of caution for staff and patron safety, The...

 
 By News Release    News    December 3, 2020

Average end to big game season in west-central Montana

MISSOULA – The 2020 general big game hunting season closed on November 29, with Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks' west-central Montana check...

 
 By News Release    News    December 3, 2020

Attorney General Fox, Montana Lottery Warn of Lottery Scams

HELENA - Attorney General Tim Fox and Montana Lottery Director Angela Wong cautioned Montanans today about lottery-related scams that have become...

 
 By News Release    News    November 26, 2020

County Planning Department now requiring appointments due to COVID-19

Helena – Due to the recent increase in COVID-19 cases, the Lewis and Clark County Community Development and Planning Department will now see...

 
 By News Release    News    November 26, 2020

Hunting activity stays steady in west-central Montana

MISSOULA – West-central Montana hunter check stations remained steady with hunter traffic over the weekend. Cumulative season harvest totals for...

 

Montana Outdoor Hall of Fame 2020 inductees announced

HELENA – The Montana Outdoor Hall of Fame recently announced the class of inductees for 2020. MHOF was created to honor individuals, both living...

 
 By News Release    News    November 12, 2020

MDT invites comments on Dalton Mountain Road Bridge

LINCOLN - The Montana Department of Transportation would like to announce and invite the public to comment on a proposal to replace the bridge on...

 

DAR Scholarships Online Portal Opens

High school seniors are encouraged to read now about available scholarships at DAR.org/national-society/scholarships and plan to apply by no later than January 31, 2021 in one of the 28 different...

 
 By News Release    News    November 5, 2020

Quiet start to hunting season in west-central Montana

MISSOULA – Hunter numbers through the west-central Montana wildlife check stations were down through the first two weekends of the big game hunting...

 
 By News Release    News    October 29, 2020

'Weed free' certification now required for forage and mulch products

prohibitions: • Persons with a special use authorization or other Forest Service authorization that specifically exempts them from the...

 
 By News Release    News    October 22, 2020

2020 flu season: Two reasons to get vaccinated

If an apple a day can keep the doctor away, what will a flu vaccine get you? The answer may be better health today and improved odds of maintaining your brain power in the future. The risks posed by...

 

Tour of the Arts in the Seeley-Swan and Blackfoot Valleys coming Oct. 10 & 11

Alpine Artisans' popular Tour of the Arts returns for its 17th year with one new studio, three new galleries and the Blackfoot Pathways International...

 
 By News Release    News    October 8, 2020

Hunters should have animals tested prior to donating meat

Every year hunters across Montana donate thousands of pounds of wild game to local food banks through local meat processors. With the discovery of...

 
 By News Release    News    October 1, 2020

Political signs not allowed in public right-of-way

Helena – Lewis and Clark County reminds the public placing political signs in County right-of-ways is against Montana law and signs will be removed. While Administrative Rules of Montana 18.6.246...

 

Lewis and Clark Branch Libraries Bring StoryWalk

HELENA-The Branch Libraries of the Lewis & Clark Library in East Helena, Augusta, Lincoln and the Bookmobile have teamed up to bring the...

 

Suicide Prevention Month offers Montanans new opportunities to "Be There" for others who are struggling

Helena - September is National Suicide Prevention Month and marks an opportunity for all Montanans to have a role in preventing suicide in our communities. Each year, more than 45,000...

 

GOVERNOR BULLOCK ANNOUNCES ADDITIONAL CORONAVIRUS RELIEF FUNDS FOR MEAT PROCESSING, NONPROFITS

HELENA – Governor Steve Bullock today announced additional funding from the Coronavirus Relief Fund will be directed to the Montana Meat Processing...

 

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