Black Women Deserve Our Respect
Won’t You Please Adopt a Grizzly Cub
Their mother was shotgunned to death, and now two grizzly cubs in Montana are the latest collateral damage on the uneasy frontier between humans and the wild.
Senator’s Nephew Dead in Ax Murder
Police say Robert Tester—nephew of a Montana senator—was attacked in his Spokane, Washington, home in a possible drug-related slaying as his young daughter cowered in her bed.
Grizzlies in the Crosshairs
A government proposal to remove the grizzly bear from the list of endangered species would surely condemn the species to almost certain slaughter.
What It Takes to Exterminate the Grizzly
Yellowstone grizzly bears face the two greatest threats to their survival in our lifetime: global warming and the U.S. government. Between them they could wipe the bears out.
A Racist's Crazy Ski Resort Smackdown
When a top GOP foreign-policy aide met a well-connected white nationalist at a mountain ski resort, a long-simmering right-wing feud almost came to blows.
Gritty Stories From the Real Montana
Novelist Carrie La Seur recommends five books from writers unafraid to record the violence, racism, and poverty that are as much a part of the West as sagebrush and grand sunsets.
America’s Abortion-Free Zone Grows
Montana was the only hope for women living 600 miles in any direction to obtain an abortion. Now there’s two clinics left thanks to vandalism. How long can they stay open?