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Montana Made: River Bottom Restoration Furniture

BRADY -  Two years ago, while living in Billings, Andrew Bishop wanted to build a table with sentimental value from his family’s farm east of Brady. Now, the pieces he sells, from the River Bottom...

Montana Made: Billings Bronze casts statues for 29 years

BILLINGS - Family owned Billings Bronze has been casting statues and monuments for nearly 30 years. Cal and Rane Paulson opened Billings Bronze in 1989 as a full production art foundry. They cast bronze pieces...

Montana Made: Belgrade company turns trash to treasure

BELGRADE - Shane and Shawn Petersen know tile and stone - they've installed them for more than 20 years - that is until 2011 and a trip to Vegas. “Initially, a trade show in Las Vegas...

Montana Made: Cowboy culture alive and well in the Bitterroot

VICTOR - Montana is known for its "cowboy culture" and a way of life that takes you back in time. It doesn't hurt if the look matches that feel. In the Bitterroot Valley there's a...

Montana Made: Trailhead Spirits bringing Montana heritage to each pour

BILLINGS - Making handcrafted spirits is a labor of love for Casey McGowan, who opened Trailhead Spirits in January 2013. “We are a true production distillery where we make all the products that we sell,”...

Montana Made: High Plains Sheepskin

EAST HELENA - The arrival of Spring has many people thinking of warmer temperatures, but Gary Thomas, the owner of High Plains Sheepskin in East Helena, is busy working on things we usually only think...

Montana Made: Cynthia Out West Silversmith

BOZEMAN - Most artists will tell you they have that one thing that inspires them to create. They call it their muse. In this week's Montana Made, we visited a Gallatin Valley jewelry maker whose muse...

Montana Made: Dreams come true as Montana designer aims for Paris Fashion Week

BROWNING - Belinda Bullshoe is believed to the first-ever Native American designer to have her dresses shown during New York's Fashion Week. Now, she's got her sights set on the City of Lights. The designer is...

Montana Made: Technology helps Harlowton ticket printing company thrive

HARLOWTON - Behind a small storefront on Harlowton’s Central Avenue is a company that doesn’t quite fit in with the notion of “small town.” TicketPrinting.Com was started in 2001 and has developed into one of...

Montana Made: Wooden carvings with a nod to MT’s political past

CLANCY – Most Montanans are proud where they come from, which makes using The Treasure State as a decoration pretty popular. A man in a small town outside Helena combines his passion for Montana’s political...

Montana Made: Create the Mustard Seed experience at home

RONAN - It’s where Montana meets Asia on a dinner plate. Missoula’s Mustard Seed restaurant is famous for its flavors and it's now sharing its Montana Made sauces with the rest of the world. The sauce that has made diners...

Montana Made: Trailmaster Holsters

From trainmaster to trailmaster, Earl Southard has held several titles in recent years, while always maintaining the notion of putting people first. Now, Southard says that attitude has helped his business, Trailmaster Holsters, gain popularity...

Montana Made: 504 Square Feet

BILLINGS - For the last five years, 504 Square Feet has been putting a different spin on pottery. In 2012, Cassy Crafton Kramer was working 50-60 hours a week as a business development manager for an Oregon...

Montana Made: Montana Hydraulics makes parts that help keep other industries running

TOWNSEND -  When it comes to components for industrial machines, Montana Hydraulics owners Mark and Della Ehlke say there isn’t much they can’t make. “We’re able to pretty much take on just about anything,”...

Montana Made: Allison Kallaway Jewelry

KALISPELL - This Montana Made segment takes us to the small studio of metal smith jewelry artist Allison Kallaway-Young who cuts, bends and hammers metals to create one-of-a-kind jewelry. Every artist has some inspiration and for Kallaway-Young,...

Montana Made: Butte program helps new businesses with manufacturing assistance

BUTTE - In what looks like a college lab (it actually is) at the Montana Tech campus in Butte is the most unusual manufacturing business in Montana. This is the home of CAMP, the Center...

Montana Made: The Parrot serves up handmade chocolates and history

HELENA - Buying a box of candy is pretty easy, but the process of making that candy is anything but; especially when that process is done by hand. Tucked inside the Capital City sits a...

Montana Made: Appleton Furniture

HELENA - If you live in or around Helena, you've probably seen some of the work of Appleton Furniture. They've been a part of the community for decades. One of their showrooms lays street side...

Montana Made: Genuine Ice Cream Company

BOZEMAN - For five months out of the year, the average daytime temperature in Bozeman is less than 40 degrees -- not exactly an advertisement for an ice cream cone. But there is a...

Montana Made: Altius Handcrafted Firearms

WEST YELLOWSTONE- The sport of biathlon requires athletic ability and a steady hand with a rifle. Marc Sheppard has been helping those steady hands for 25 years. Sheppard explained, "I started building custom stocks in...

Montana Made: World’s best burger is made in Montana

BILLINGS - After playing football at Rocky Mountain College and spending 15 years working with children and families, Brad Halsten decided to follow his passion for food. The Burger Dive was Halsten’s dream for years and that...

Montana Made: Trevino’s Tortillas

BILLINGS - When you think of Billings, fresh and authentic tortillas may not be the first thing that comes to mind, but for the last 15 years the Trevino family has been working to...

Montana Made: Tucker Family Farm

MISSOULA - Hidden away from a smokey summer day, head cheese maker Allison Dembek looks over sheep milk cheeses aging in a cheese cave on the Tucker Family Farm, nestled between Victor and Hamilton. "Cheese...

Montana Made: Paradise Dental

MISSOULA- A smile is worth a thousand words ... or so they say! But in reality, a clean mouth is the gateway to overall health. We go behind the doors of Paradise Dental Technologies in...

Montana Made: Blue Truck Bread

In this week’s ‘Montana Made’, MTN takes you to a farm and bakery near Power, Mont. where a couple has been sharing their love for the land through a variety of sourdough breads. “In some...