A controversial Massachusetts bill, the Asian Data Disaggregation Act (H.3361), is under consideration by the state legislature. If enacted, it would require "all state agencies, quasi-state agencies, entities created by state statute and sub-divisions of state agencies" to identify Asian American, and only Asian American, people based on their country of origin or ancestry.The bill is a senseless approach to a sensitive issue. In fact, it will essentially create an Asian Registry... [Read More]
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Intense clashes broke out Saturday between Syrian government troops and Turkish-led forces in northeastern Syria, the country's state media and an opposition war monitor reported. [Read More]
Approximately 100 airmen from the 120th Airlift Wing of the Montana Air National Guard returned home after a four-month deployment to Southwest Asia in support of Operation Spartan Shield. [Read More]
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Historians, educators, and proud Montanans gathered at the Capitol for the occasion and to honor Debra Crow from Garrison School as the Montana History Teacher of the year. [Read More]
Alliance For Youth in Great Falls is working on raising $100,000 dollars for their new Youth Resource Center.The facility is designed to direct youth towards stable housing, employment, education, and how to contact churches and/or community members.The facility has been getting input from youth who will be using the building.Kristy Pontet-Stroop, executive director of the agency, said, "We have already had several youth experiencing homelessness walk through the space with us because we have wanted their input in regards to color, or 'What do you want to call it?' They are so excited, and they are ready to start... [Read More]
On Friday, fifth-grader Reia Henry presented the Great Falls Rescue Mission with 836 pairs of socks, all of which she collected during her self-started fundraiser: Socktober. [Read More]
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Police say an unattended cigarette might be what sparked a fire in a Montreal apartment unit that has left a woman and her eight-year-old daughter dead. [Read More]
It's early, but the Lakers are 7-1 and playing great defense as even Dwight Howard Part Deux seems to have figured out teamwork. [Read More]
The Seahawks and 49ers used to have one of the best rivalries in the history of Seattle sports. A return may not be far away --- and would help liven things up. [Read More]
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An investigation is underway after a rollover crash in Lakeville that occurred early Saturday morning. Firefighters responding to the scene just... [Read More]
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Ashland police are asking the public for help locating a missing Ashland man with a mental illness. Michael Curtis, 59, is... [Read More]
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Dozens of products sold at Whole Foods Markets have been recalled nationwide due to listeria contamination concerns, the United States Food and Drug Administration announced... [Read More]
Licenses issued between Oct. 28 and Nov. 1. [Read More]
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The Vietnam Veterans of America, Chattanooga Chapter 203 kicked off their annual holiday fund drive this weekend at the Wal-Mart on Highway 153.  Chapter president Charlie Hobbs said thousands of dollars are raised to help hundreds of veterans with food, clothing, medical and utility bills.  Mr. Hobbs said it's "veterans helping vets".  Mr. Hobbs said all the money donated goes toward a needy veteran.  The Chattanooga chapter collection drive will continue at the Highway 153 Wal-Mart Nov. 15, 16, 22 and 23. ... [Read More]
First grading period of the school year... [Read More]
As we approach Veterans Day, Claremont poet Lucia Galloway's "Ten Miles from Home" came to mind. [Read More]
All patrons and employees were evacuated because the cylinder resembled a pipe bomb. [Read More]
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MOUSOUNI ISLAND (India) (AFP) – Cyclone Bulbul hit India on Saturday, leaving two dead as authorities in the country and in neighbouring Bangladesh... [Read More]
US President Donald Trump on Saturday hailed Germany as a "treasured" ally as commemorations were held marking 30... [Read More]