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Company gets $2.6 million to relinquish oil lease on Montana land that’s sacred to Native Americans

Sep. 01, 2023 19:09 PM EDT

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A Louisiana company will receive $2.6 million to relinquish the last remaining oil and gas lease on U.S. forest land near Montana’s Glacier National Park that’s sacred to Native Americans, government officials and attorneys involved in the deal said Friday. ...