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Montana finishes 29th on best state ranking

Montana was ranked the 29th best state in the nation, based on criteria such as health care, public education and economic growth, according to a new analysis by U.S. News.

BIGFORK AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Sundowner at Curative Yoga

The Bigfork Area Chamber of Commerce monthly Sundowners are an opportunity to network with peers and other members of the community.

BAKER CHAMBER OF COMMERCE & AGRICULTURE: FMC Foundation 22nd Annual Mammo Whammo “Yellow” Ball Scramble Golf Tournament

The Friends of FMC Foundation 22nd Annual Mammo Whammo “Yellow” Ball Scramble Golf Tournament is just around the corner

Montana ranks 24th highest for its share of structurally deficient bridges

Montana finished 24th among the 50 states, Puerto Rico and Washington, D.C., in a new analysis examining which states have the highest percentage of bridges in poor condition.

Walmart rated top employer in Montana, study finds

Walmart employs 4,622 workers in Montana, making it the largest employer in the state, according to a recent analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

University of Montana ranks 115th best in the nation for law schools, study finds

University of Montana finished in a tie for 115th in a ranking of best law schools by U.S. News that examined 192 campuses around the nation.

Analysis: Richland County has fastest growing local economy in Montana

Richland County was ranked the top-performing local economy in Montana in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of counties’ gross domestic product growth from 2012 to 2015.

BITTERROOT VALLEY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Give Back Sports Physical

It is sign of summer when the Bitterroot River roars, students graduate, and the announcement for the Give BACK Sports Physical program dates are put on the calendars!

BIGFORK AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: 4th of July Parade at Bigfork

Bigfork knows how to throw a party. And when it’s our country’s birthday, Bigfork really knows how to celebrate.

Blaine County ranks the poorest of Montana counties, study finds

Blaine County was ranked the poorest county in Montana in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of the least affluent regions in all 50 states.

BIGFORK AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Ducks for Bucks Whitewater Race

Ducks for Bucks are back! Buy a duck for $5 or a 6 Quack for $25. Come to Bigfork to watch the 4th of July Parade, then at 4pm, head over to the single lane bridge to watch the ducks race down the Swan River.

CHOTEAU CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: 2019 Independence Day Rodeo

The 4th of July Rodeo this year will have 2 slack performances and 1 main performance again.

Montana ranks 30th in hospital safety analysis

Montana finished 30th in a ranking for hospital safety issues such as preventable errors and infections, according to spring 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades given to more than 2,600 hospitals nationwide.

By the Numbers: Montana State University ranks 182nd best in the nation for its public affairs program, study finds

Montana State University finished in a tie for 182nd in a peer-assessment ranking of the best public affairs schools by U.S. News that examined 285 campuses around the nation.

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