Impacted Montana rancher opposes Keystone XL pipeline

  Impacted Montana rancher opposes Keystone XL pipeline   Northern Plains Resource Council, a conservation and family-agriculture group based in Billings, opposes President Trump’s approval today of the Keystone tar sands pipeline. The pipeline would cross eastern Montana from Canada to South Dakota.     “The Northern Plains Resource Council believes the final Environmental Impact […]

National Commission on Voting Rights Hearing – May 1

National Commission on Voting Rights Hearing – Rapid City, SD Commissioners will hear from voters, community leaders, advocates and elections officials regarding challenges, successes and opportunities for reform in all aspects of voting in Montana, Wyoming, North Dakota, and South Dakota WASHINGTON, D.C., April 25, 2014 — The National Commission on Voting Rights (NCVR), is holding […]

Two Great Drives in Custer State Park

  NEEDLES HIGHWAY Distance: 14 miles Expected travel time: 45-60 minutes Tunnels: Tunnel 5 (Near Needle’s Eye), 8′ 4″ wide by 12′ 0″ high; Tunnel 6, 9′ 0″ wide by 12′ 3″ high. View map The Needles Highway is a spectacular drive through pine and spruce forests, meadows surrounded by birch and aspen and rugged granite mountains. The road’s name […]