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The COVID Delta Variant Has Officially Reached Missoula
Missoula County just confirmed its first case of the new COVID strain.
Televangelist to Pay $156,000 Settlement for Selling Fake COVID-19 ‘Cure’
Jim Bakker and his southwestern Missouri church will pay restitution of $156,000 to settle a lawsuit that accused the TV pastor of falsely claiming that a health supplement could cure COVID-19.
Montana Saw More Deaths Than Births For First Time Ever In 2020
For the first time since 1908, deaths outnumbered births in Montana.
Free Beer, Other New Incentives for Biden’s ‘Vaccine Sprint’
Free beer is the latest White House-backed incentive to persuade Americans to get vaccinated for COVID-19.
Trisha Yearwood Says Garth Brooks Refused to Quarantine Away From Her When She Got COVID-19
Husband of the Year right there!
Luke Bryan Reflects on Some Rough Days With COVID-19: ‘Thank God for Health’
The singer says that his wife, Caroline, spent some days "nursing me back to health" during his illness.
George Strait Cancels His University of Notre Dame Concert
He also pushed back his stadium show in Minnesota.
Montana governor signs bill limiting power of health boards
Montana Gov. Greg Gianforte has signed a bill limiting the power of local public health boards to issue mandates in response to emergencies like the coronavirus pandemic.
Eric Church, Ashley McBryde + Darius Rucker Push for COVID-19 Vaccinations in New PSA [Watch]
The new PSA, also starring Ashley McBryde and Darius Rucker, premiered during the 2021 ACM Awards on Sunday night (April 18).
Mass COVID-19 Testing Site in Billings Will Close This Week
According to RiverStone Health CEO and Yellowstone County public health officer John Felton, the number of people getting tested for COVID-19 is so few, the county will be closing the testing site on Overland Avenue at weeks end.
Montana Emergency Rent, Utility Assistance Applications Open
Applications are now being accepted from Montanans who are "at risk of housing instability due to the COVID-19 pandemic."