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"From Cold War to Hot Peace." - Glasgow, Montana-born Michael McFaul, The Former U.S. Ambassador To Russia to speak in Bozeman this Sunday - 7/22 :


McFaul is scheduled to appear at a Bozeman bookstore this Sunday. His talk is set for 2 p.m. at the Country Bookshelf, 28 W. Main St. McFaul will discuss his book "From Cold War to Hot Peace." https://www.amazon.com/s/?ie=UTF8&keywords=from+cold+war+to+hot+peace&tag=googhydr-20&index=aps&hvadid=243358920430&hvpos=1t1&hvnetw=g&hvrand=8906164761228500192&hvpone=&hvptwo=&hvqmt=e&hvdev=c&hvdvcmdl=&hvlocint=&hvlocphy=9021355&hvtargid=kwd-315683779362&ref=pd_sl_827wnnsvrd_e McFaul ...


Bozeman sets stage for another sales tax push:


With roughly five months before lawmakers meet in Helena, Bozeman leaders are once again building arguments to sway legislators to let Montana cities create a sales tax to collect money from out-of-state ...


GFDA 2nd Quarter 2018 Index:


2nd Quarter 2018 Index Great Falls rank amongst all metro areas in eight-state Mountain West for attracting private investment deals in 2017: Tied for 10th Increase in Great Falls metro real per ...


Zoox Flashes Serious Self-Driving Skills in Chaotic San Francisco:


San Francisco has some of the country's worst traffic. The lights always feel out of sync. The pavement is riddled with potholes. And pedestrians, cyclists, one-wheelers, and scooter-ers spill into the ...


'Housing for All': Democrats push for big government response to soaring rents - Wall Street Is Raising More Cash Than Ever for its Rental-Home Gambit:


Democratic politicians at both the state and federal level are pushing plans to dramatically expand the government's role in addressing unaffordable housing costs, as rent prices hit new highs in major ...


North Dakota Bolsters Its Leadership Ranks with New C-Suite Hires - Still looking for CDO:


State CIO Shawn Riley announced the hiring of two top positions within the Information Technology Department July 19. North Dakota has named two new C-level executives for its Information Technology ...


Will Natural Disasters Boost the Case for Grid Defection?:


Clean energy companies note an increased appetite for off-grid solutions, while utilities fight to stay connected. Emma Foehringer Merchant https://www.greentechmedia.com/articles/read/can-disasters-make-grid-defection-mainstream?utm_source=Daily&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=GTMDaily#gs.k9lB2X4 ...


They built a $20k house-now they want to fix the housing system:


After designing an incredibly cheap home, the 20K Initiative is now working with Fannie Mae and others to redesign mortgages and the other factors that make home ownership so expensive. By Adele ...


Need to rent an affordable apartment in Boise? It will be harder than you think:


It's hard to miss the panic in Facebook posts, Craigslist ads, letters to the editor: I can't find an apartment to save my life. Can you help me? Please? By Maria L. La Ganga mlaganga@idahostatesman.com Read ...


Los Angeles to Install Intelligent Traffic Signal Controllers in Hopes of Improving Safety:




New York Utilities: We Believe Blockchain Is 'Transformative':


Avangrid, Con Edison, National Grid, the New York Power Authority and Indigo Advisory Group describe the many attractive use cases for blockchain. Avangrid, Con Edison, National Grid, New York ...


No Longer a Novelty, Clean Energy Technologies Boom All Across the US:




"The Founder's Mentality.":


Based on the authors' decade-long study of companies in more than forty countries, The Founder's Mentality demonstrates the strong relationship between these three traits in companies of all kinds--not ...


Moving Beyond LinkedIn: A Better Strategy for Switching Careers:




Immigration nonprofit rejects Salesforce money as tech faces ethics backlash over borders:


A Texas nonprofit that helps immigrants has rejected a $250,000 donation from Salesforce, saying it won't be part of what it calls an attempt by the company to buy its way out of an ethical quandary over ...


How Cars Divide America:


Car dependence not only reduces our quality of life, it's a crucial factor in America's economic and political divisions. Richard Florida https://www.citylab.com/transportation/2018/07/how-cars-divide-america/565148/?utm_content=edit-promo&utm_campaign=city-lab&utm_term=2018-07-19T12%3A00%3A40&utm_source=facebook&utm_medium=social *** #Rural2pt0: ...


#Rural2pt0: Rural Renaissance and Digital Parity:


The digital age has the potential to eliminate density and geographic proximity requirements that were so critical during the industrial age. By Roberto Gallardo http://www.dailyyonder.com/rural2pt0-rural-renaissance-digital-parity/2018/07/18/26522/ *** Iowa ...


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We Can Build the STEM Workforce Our Future Economy Needs:


Forbes recently profiled one such effort. Project Lead the Way https://www.pltw.org/ is a national nonprofit that serves millions of kindergarten- through high school-age students. By Larry Jacob ...


Designing the Future of Learning for All Kids:


Right now, there are pockets of innovation around college- and career- readiness in education. Models are sprouting up, experimenting, and thriving to better prepare students for life and learning ...


Governor Bullock Seeks Applicants for Get Outdoors Council:


Montanans to guide efforts of the Governor's Office of Outdoor Recreation as it enhances Montana's outdoor recreation economy Governor Steve Bullock today announced that he is seeking applicants ...


Horsin' Around now in Kalispell, Montana - The 17th annual Event at Rebecca Farm - Free Admission:




How General Motors is leading the race for self-driving cars:


Self-driving technology is moving at lightning speed, with GM betting that autonomous vehicles (AVs) will be an important part of its business one day as people's transportation needs and preferences ...


Reigning in the Backcountry in Montana:


Swan Mountain Outfitters https://www.swanmountainoutfitters.com/ has emerged in the last decade as one of the largest horseback outfitting companies in the state and the only horse guides in Glacier ...


Autonomous Vehicles: Coming to a Road Near You (If They're Not There Already):


Across the nation, states are passing autonomous vehicle legislation and in some cases these vehicles are already roaming the roads. Here's a look at where autonomous vehicles are and where they're ...


Idaho National Laboratory specialists left plutonium in their car. In the morning, it was gone:


Two security experts from the Department of Energy's Idaho National Laboratory drove to San Antonio, Texas, in March 2017 with a sensitive mission: to retrieve dangerous nuclear materials from a nonprofit ...


Examining The "Landscape of Fear" in Yellowstone:


We're not exactly to the point where the wolves are dwelling with the lambs, but new research indicates that the impact of wolves on elk may be overstated, and the so-called "landscape of fear" may not ...


Bozeman schools make progress in STEM goals, struggle with early reading:


Bozeman's public schools are having success in expanding STEM lessons for elementary kids and in creating more career opportunities for high school students, but are struggling to raise critical reading ...


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