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Regulators stop sale of Montana mine waste `Bag O’Slag’

Nov. 18, 2019 3:03 PM EST

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Environmental regulators have put a halt to a Montana business association’s sale of sandwich bags of mining waste advertised as a “Bag O’Slag.” Environmental Protection Agency officials overseeing the Superfund site cleanup of pollution from nearly a...

Montana seeks to keep feral pigs from Canada at bay

Nov. 18, 2019 1:39 PM EST

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — State and federal officials in Montana are marshaling their resources to keep encroaching feral pigs from Canada at bay. The Billings Gazette reports aerial photographs from last year show a population boom in Canada has brought the feral swine to within 5 miles (8 kilometers) of the...

Adamu leads Montana State past Tennessee Tech 52-39

Nov. 17, 2019 2:36 PM EST

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Amin Adamu scored 12 points as Montana State beat Tennessee Tech 52-39 on Sunday in the Spartan Invitational. Harald Frey had 10 points for Montana State (4-1), which earned its fourth consecutive win. Keishawn Davidson scored nine points and Amadou Sylla had eight rebounds for the...

Jonsen, defense help Montana St. beat UC Davis 27-17

Nov. 16, 2019 11:03 PM EST

DAVIS, Calif. (AP) — Travis Jonsen had 154 yards from scrimmage, including a 75-yard touchdown run in the second quarter, and the Montana State defense didn’t allow a first down over the last nearly-20 minutes as the Bobcats beat UC Davis 27-17 on Saturday. Jonsen had six carries for 93 yards and...

Jones scores 19 in Arkansas’ 64-46 win over Montana

Nov. 16, 2019 8:58 PM EST

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Eric Musselman admits to being old school when it comes to earning playing time for his Arkansas team. On Saturday, the Razorbacks' coach used just seven players in the Razorbacks' 64-46 win against Montana in front of 13,058 in Bud Walton Arena. It marked the third straight win...

Frey buzzerbeater gets Montana St past UNC Greensboro, 67-66

Nov. 16, 2019 8:48 PM EST

Harald Frey hit from half court as time expired to life Montana State to a 67-66 win over UNC Greensboro in the Spartan Invitational Tournament on Saturday night. Frey made two from the line with :52 left to tie the game at 64-64. Kyrin Galloway missed from long range for the Spartans, and Amin Adamu misfired on...

Snead-Toure combo sparks Montana past Weber State 35-16

Nov. 16, 2019 8:03 PM EST

MISSOULA, Mont. (AP) — A big game turned into a big win for the Montana Grizzlies, who rode three touchdown passes from Dalton Sneed to a 35-16 win over Weber State on Saturday. Sneed, a senior quarterback, hooked up with junior receiver Samori Toure for all three touchdowns as the Grizzlies (9-2, 6-1 in...

Frey lifts Montana St. past Appalachian St. 59-56

Nov. 15, 2019 8:14 PM EST

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Harald Frey had 16 points and six rebounds as Montana State edged past Appalachian State 59-56 on Friday night in the opening game of the Spartan Invitational. Devin Kirby had 12 points for Montana State (2-1), which nearly upset a ranked Utah State team in its opener. Amin Adamu...

Maker carries Idaho St. over Montana-Western 80-48

Nov. 15, 2019 12:07 AM EST

POCATELLO, Idaho (AP) — Chier Maker had 18 points and seven rebounds as Idaho State romped past Montana-Western 80-48 on Thursday night. Maker hit 4 of 6 3-pointers. Malik Porter had 10 points for Idaho State (2-1). Tarik Cool added 10 points and six assists. Chidi Udengwu had nine rebounds for the home...

Court rules Trump EPA unlawfully ignored dangerous chemicals

Nov. 14, 2019 7:20 PM EST

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — The Trump administration unlawfully excluded millions of tons of some of the most dangerous materials in public use from a safety review, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday. A three-judge panel of the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said the U.S. Environmental Protection...