Vape Shop Owner Fights Indoor Ban Arguing E-Cigarettes Are Not Tobacco Products

Daily Vaper | Steve Birr
Men with beard vaping outdoor in sunglasses. (bedya/Shutterstock)

‘This came up just kind out of the blue’

Lawyer Sides With School That Suspended Student For Confederate Flag Hoodie

Education | Rob Shimshock
Trevor Jackson displays a Confederate flag during a rally held by Sons of Confederate Veterans in Shawnee, Oklahoma, U.S. March 4, 2017. "They are veterans and deserve to be honored," said Jackson. (Photo: REUTERS/Nick Oxford)

‘It’s my First Amendment right’

Sessions Highlights Victims Of Drug Abuse In Opioid Plagued Montana

US | Steve Birr
U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions speaks during a news conference at the Department of Justice in Washington, U.S., February 22, 2018. REUTERS/Sait Serkan Gurbuz

‘Heroin violations increased 1,500 percent’

Supporters Of Solar Energy Want Their Subsidies Back

Energy | Jason Hopkins
A worker cleans solar panels on the rooftop of the Yiwu International Trade City in Yiwu

‘The solar industry will be looking at all options’

More States Are Addressing The Rising Price Of Solar Subsidies

Energy | Jason Hopkins
Workers lift a solar panel onto a roof during a residential solar installation in Scripps Ranch, San Diego, California

‘I see this as complicated, unfair and costly to the industry’

Study: Battery Storage Far Too Costly For Practical Use

Energy | Jason Hopkins
Workers lift a solar panel onto a roof during a residential solar installation in Scripps Ranch, San Diego, California

‘Waste of money’

Utility Study: Montana Net Metering Program Is Inefficient

Energy | Jason Hopkins
A man views solar panels on a roof at Google headquarters in Mountain View, California, June 18, 2007. REUTERS/Kimberly White

‘Our non-net metering customers pay more than their share’

Vape Shops Face Likely Ban On Testing Products With Customers In Their Stores

Daily Vaper | Steve Birr
Ufa, Russia, South Vape Shop, 5 April, 2016: E-liquid (e-juice) "Beard" for electronic cigarette (vaping device), on the counter in smoke (vapor) in vape bar in bottles. (Aleksandr Pogudin/Shutterstock)

‘Back out with all the smokers’

US News Horrifically Bungles The List Of Best States In America

US | David Hookstead
Wisconsin (Credit: Shutterstock)

How do you get it this wrong?

Vape Shops Win Delay Of Proposed Ban Threatening Their Livelihood

Daily Vaper | Steve Birr
Businessman holds vaporizer. (vchal/Shutterstock)

‘Not the same as your traditional cigarette’

The Crow Tribe Wants To Hunt Yellowstone Bison But Needs Montana's Approval

Energy | Tim Pearce
A herd of bison graze in Lamar Valley in Yellowstone National Park Wyoming

‘They’ve talked about it every year’

Education Dept Won't Investigate Transgender Bathroom Complaints

Education | Grace Carr
Parents of special needs kids are calling for Chicago Public Schools to address education reform for students with extra needs.(Shutterstock/Gustavo Frazao)

‘Appalling abdication of federal enforcement responsibility’

Montana Is Organizing A Hunt For Deer That Are Turning Into 'True Zombies'

Energy | Tim Pearce
A photo of a big trophy Mule Deer buck in Montana. (Photo: Shutterstock/Tom Reichner)

‘A milestone for how the commission handles this issue’

Zinke Wants To Create A Small National Monument In His Home State

Energy | Tim Pearce
Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke speaks during a daily press briefing at the White House in Washington, U.S., April 3, 2017. (REUTERS/Carlos Barria)

‘It’s terribly disappointing’

City Cites Secondhand Smoke Dangers When Banning Chewing Tobacco, Vaping Outdoors

Daily Vaper | Steve Birr
A shop assistant demonstrates a Japan Tobacco Inc's Ploom Tech smokeless vaping product at its Ploom Shop in Tokyo, Japan June 28, 2017. REUTERS/Toru Hanai

‘Builds up the same level outdoors’