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Chambers gives Montana State 38-35 win over E Washington

Sep. 24, 2022 20:23 PM EDT

CHENEY, Wash. (AP) — Sean Chambers scored on a 13-yard run for the winning touchdown as No. 4 Montana State defeated No. 15 Eastern Washington 38-35 on Saturday in a Big Sky Conference opening game that had a wild final four minutes. With the Bobcats (3-1) trailing 35-31, a...

Hauk record highlights 53-16 Montana win over Portland State

Sep. 24, 2022 19:44 PM EDT

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — Robby Hauk returned a short field goal attempt 99 yards on a day that the coach's son became Montana's all-time leading tackler and the second-ranked Grizzlies used a number to big plays to roll to a 53-16 win Homecoming win over Portland State on Saturday. ...

Montana accepting transgender birth certificate changes

Sep. 22, 2022 19:14 PM EDT

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — The state health department has restored the ability for transgender people to apply to correct the gender marker on their Montana birth certificate after a judge blocked enforcement of a law that would have required them to have surgery first. The gender...

Montana voters to decide on 'born alive' abortion bill

Sep. 22, 2022 18:39 PM EDT

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A referendum on the Montana ballot in November raises the prospect of criminal charges for health care providers unless they take “all medically appropriate and reasonable actions to preserve the life” of an infant born alive, including after an attempted abortion. ...

Montana law ending Election Day voter registration on hold

Sep. 21, 2022 19:02 PM EDT

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — The Montana Supreme Court, in a split ruling on Wednesday, upheld a temporary order blocking the enforcement of two election-related laws passed by the 2021 Montana Legislature while the laws are being challenged in court. Five justices agreed with a...

Montana to allow transgender people to change birth record

Sep. 19, 2022 19:17 PM EDT

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — After months of defiance, Montana’s health department said Monday it will follow a judge’s ruling and temporarily allow transgender people to change the gender on their birth certificates. The judge issued a scathing order Monday morning saying health...

Montana says it will follow judge’s order to let transgender people change their gender on birth certificates

Sep. 19, 2022 18:47 PM EDT
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Montana says it will follow judge’s order to let transgender people change their gender on birth certificates.

Oregon State downs Montana State 68-28; Nolan throws 4 TDs.

Sep. 18, 2022 02:32 AM EDT

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Chance Nolan threw for 276 yards and four touchdowns and Oregon State remained undefeated with a 68-28 victory over Montana State at Portland's Providence Park on Saturday night. Anthony Gould caught a pair of touchdown passes and returned a punt for another...

Johnson throws for 3 TDs, Montana eases by Indiana State

Sep. 17, 2022 17:23 PM EDT

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — Lucas Johnson threw for three touchdowns, running back Junior Bergen passed for another and Montana eased by Indiana State 49-14 on Saturday. The Montana (3-0) defense got into the scoring column early in the first quarter when Kale Edwards picked up a...

Montana judge rules transgender sports rule unconstitutional

Sep. 16, 2022 19:56 PM EDT

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — A Montana state judge has determined three laws passed by Montana's Republican-controlled legislature to regulate activities on university campuses are unconstitutional, including one that sought to ban transgender women from participating on female collegiate sports teams. ...