Montana enjoys the unenviable position of dead last among the states for its efforts to curb DUIs as rated by Mothers Against Drunk Driving. There are state rankings for just about any measure you can think of. And it’s easy to dismiss many, if not most, as irrelevant.
If Belgradians cock their heads just right they can hear a sucking sound headed to the east. The noise has been around for some time, but old timers will tell you it’s getting louder.
Despite Montana’s strong public information laws, news organizations in many Montana counties have long fought for the public’s right to access the photographs taken of accused criminals when they are booked into jail.
Once a year, Belgrade comes out of the woodwork for its signature event, the biggest weekend of the year — Fall Festival.