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Long road to revolt

Montana school districts’ lack of confidence in Elsie Arntzen didn’t come out of nowhere.

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Your COVID Questions Answered

The state of soil, the reopening of the US-Canada border (in tweet form) and a look at Montana’s summer of smoke.

Introducing the new MT Lowdown

Welcome to the first edition of Montana Lowdown, your weekly in-the-know newsletter from the reporting team at Montana Free Press.