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Early results show strong lead for passing Montana Initiative 116 Marsy’s Law

The Montana Secretary of State Office reports majority of the votes in support of Marsy's Law. For the Montana Initiative 116 Marsy's Law, the Montana Secretary of State Office reports 66 percent of the votes are for the...

Early results show Montana Initiative 181 for brain injury and disease funding passing

For the Montana Initiative 181 Brain Injury and Disease Funding, the Montana Secretary of State Office reports 60 percent of the votes are for the initiative with 53,233 votes and 35,557 votes against.

Romano leading race for Montana Superintendent of Public Instruction

  In the race for Montana Superintendent of Public Instruction between Republican Elsie Arntzen and Democrat Melissa Romano, Romano is in the lead. The Montana Secretary of State Office reports Romano has received 51 percent of the votes...

Early results show voters against Initiative 177 for trapping restrictions

  For the Montana Initiative 177 Trapping Restrictions, the Montana Secretary of State Office reports 57 percent, 51,213 votes, are against the initiative and 43 percent are for the initiative.

MTN coverage across the state of Montana (video)

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push();   (HELENA)  Decision 2016 ends tonight, and polls in Montana are open for another three hours.  MTN has reporters across the state with the candidates biggest races.  Watch the...

Montana women differ on Clinton’s candidacy

  HELENA (AP) Voter Carol Jacobsen says she became emotional while casting her vote for Hillary Clinton as the first female president candidate for president. The 73-year-old retiree and her husband, 75-year-old Jim Jacobsen, called Clinton's...

Steve Bullock votes at the Helena Civic Center

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); (HELENA) Many voters in Montana have already cast their ballot, and Governor Steve Bullock wasted no time getting his marks in early. Bullock, locked in a close race with...

Greg Gianforte is pleased with the turnout for voting in Bozeman

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push();   (BOZEMAN) At 10:00 a.m. Bozeman resident, Greg Gianforte, walked into the Bozeman fairgrounds to cast his ballot.  While waiting in line to turn in his ballot, he was...

Voters face machine problems, long lines in some states

WASHINGTON (AP) — Despite Donald Trump's continued skepticism that the election was on the up-and-up, few voters who went to the polls Tuesday encountered problems — and even then, most of the trouble involved...

KTVH News; Election Night Coverage

(HELENA) The hard-fought campaigns in Montana are coming to a close, and soon election results will start coming into the newsroom. It’s an exciting time for the country, and KTVH News is preparing to bring you...

GOP’s Zinke, Democratic challenger Juneau vie for House seat

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — In a race fueled by millions of dollars from out-of-state political groups and donors, Democrat Denise Juneau has waged a rancorous fight to wrest Montana's only U.S. House seat from...

Outside money fuels attack ads in Supreme Court race

(HELENA) With just a few days left before Election Day, the battle for a pivotal seat on the Montana Supreme Court is heating up. But much of the spending in the last week isn’t coming...

Missoula lawmaker sues over “threat” from political practices commissioner

(HELENA) A Republican state lawmaker on Friday sued the state commissioner of political practices, saying his free-speech rights are being violated by a “threat” from the commissioner for talking publicly about an ethics complaint...

Amidst the negative-ad blitz — Bullock, Gianforte do have a positive agenda

  (HELENA) As the airwaves get saturated with negative ads in Montana’s highly contested gubernatorial race – it’s worth remembering that Gov. Steve Bullock and GOP challenger Greg Gianforte each have a positive agenda they’re...

Gianforte, GOP throw multiple charges at Bullock in campaign onslaught

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); (HELENA) In Montana’s race for governor, GOP challenger Greg Gianforte and fellow Republicans have unleashed a steady stream of hard-edged charges against Democratic Gov. Steve Bullock, alleging he’s...

Democratic group spends heavily in campaign’s final days

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — The Democratic Governors Association is spending heavily to oppose Republican gubernatorial candidate Greg Gianforte and to support Montana Democrats in the final days before the elections. The DGA-funded Good Jobs Montana...

Federal judge upholds MT’s sweeping new campaign-disclosure law

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); (HELENA) A federal judge has upheld Montana’s new campaign-disclosure law, saying its regulations are neither too vague nor burdensome for groups that spend money trying to influence elections. U.S....

A presidential candidate stops in Helena – for the American Delta Party

(HELENA) A presidential candidate made a campaign stop in Montana on Friday – but he isn’t named Donald or Hillary – or Gary Johnson or Jill Stein, either. He is Roque “Rocky” de la Fuente,...

Montana Senate District 40: Gauthier vs. Jacobson

HELENA - Montana’s Senate District 40 covers a diverse section of Lewis and Clark and Powell Counties, from Helena’s west side and part of the Helena Valley to rural areas like Lincoln and Elliston....

Gianforte’s `corruption’ allegations against Bullock – what are the facts?

  (HELENA) Republican gubernatorial candidate Greg Gianforte, in a new campaign ad, is accusing Gov. Steve Bullock of “corruption,” alleging the administration paid “hush money” to keep former employees quiet about so-called “misdeeds.” Bullock, while declining...

Gianforte up to $5.2M of personal funds in campaign; total for both candidates surpasses...

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); (HELENA) Republican gubernatorial candidate Greg Gianforte has put another $2 million of his money into his campaign, upping his personal stake in the contest against Gov. Steve Bullock to...

L&C County Commissioner Candidate Profiles

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); (HELENA) Two candidates are vying for one seat to serve the more than 60,000 residents of Lewis and Clark County. Democrat Matt Elsaesser and Republican Jim McCormick are looking to...

Attorney general candidates Fox, Jent split over experience, lawsuits

    HELENA - As Tim Fox asks Montana voters for another four-year term as the state’s attorney general, he’s running on his record. The Republican points to accomplishments like the expansion of the 24/7 Sobriety Program...

Candidates’ voting records become issue in Secretary of State race

HELENA - Montana Secretary of State Linda McCulloch is now in the spotlight, after she criticized the voting record of one of the candidates to succeed her. On Thursday, McCulloch sent a letter to...

Gubernatorial candidates speak on importance of election for Montanans

(MTN News-BOZEMAN) The Montana gubernatorial candidates met with voters in Bozeman on Wednesday, focusing on the importance of the governor's race for Montanans in light of the controversial presidential election. Gov. Steve Bullock, the Democrat incumbent, met with...