Friction between Gallatin County and Bozeman elected officials have been the subject of a lot of talk lately. Voter frustration over their lack of cooperation has bubbled up in readers’ comments on this page – especially with respect to the two entities’ failure to find common ground on a ne…

State Fish, Wildlife and Parks officials are considering permanent restrictions on fishing hours during the summer months on the lower Madison River. Though it’s just a proposal and open for public comment, it has already been met with cynicism from some quarters.

While folks who drive too fast (along with those who ignore stop signs, cross walks, traffic lights, and fail to ever use their turn signals) in the city work my last good nerve, I understand there are times when people really do need to get somewhere in a hurry.

Montana and the nation are moving quickly towards marijuana legalization as public opinion rapidly evolves on the issue. A recent University of Montana poll found a majority of Montanans support ending the prohibition on marijuana for adults. That’s not a surprise to me, and seems like commo…

As business owners, we consider the future and stability of our workforce to be critically important. Not only are there philosophical considerations of a healthy workforce, but also there is simple fact that in order for our businesses to keep running – and running well – we need a high-qua…