Montana - Coronavirus Press Clips Archive

Montana budget strong, but tax hikes on the table

Bozeman Daily Chronicle - 8/12/2020

School-aged child care programs to get most of $50M from Montana relief fund

Billings Gazette - 8/12/2020

Montana allocates $50M to bolster child care amid pandemic

Bozeman Daily Chronicle - 8/11/2020

MSU boosts virus staff as students return

Bozeman Daily Chronicle - 8/8/2020

State focuses on personal responsibly to slow virus spread

Billings Gazette - 8/6/2020

Montana to spend $530K in coronavirus relief money on Census

Bozeman Daily Chronicle - 8/5/2020

'Reverse this reckless decision': Montanans push back on census deadline

Missoula Missoulian - 8/4/2020

State says Montana rental assistance program largely unused

Great Falls Tribune - 8/2/2020

UM fall enrollment holds overall; freshman registration dives

Missoula Missoulian - 8/1/2020

$1M in COVID-19 relief grants to aid health care providers

Great Falls Tribune - 8/1/2020

July June May

County asks governor to consider economic plan for revitalization following pandemic

Billings Gazette - 5/31/2020

Montana tribal colleges in line for almost $10 million in stimulus funding

Missoula Missoulian - 5/27/2020

Montana schools so far avoid financial meltdown

Bozeman Daily Chronicle - 5/27/2020

Montana's new unemployment claims dropped again last week

Missoula Missoulian - 5/21/2020

Clashes continue over how to manage Montana's budget in pandemic

Bozeman Daily Chronicle - 5/20/2020

Montana private schools will get more stimulus money. How much is unclear.

Billings Gazette - 5/16/2020

Lawmakers: Revenue shortfalls could overwhelm state budget reserves

Missoula Missoulian - 5/15/2020

Bullock says state budget in good shape

Billings Gazette - 5/13/2020

Montana doesn't need to make across-the-board budget cuts

Bozeman Daily Chronicle - 5/13/2020

Challenges abound for child care providers; senators signal support for additional aid

Bozeman Daily Chronicle - 5/13/2020

Montana's tourist industry braces for rough summer

Bozeman Daily Chronicle - 5/10/2020

Montanans scramble for CARES Act funds

Billings Gazette - 5/8/2020

Montana launches grant programs to spend virus relief money

Bozeman Daily Chronicle - 5/5/2020

Bullock announces $123M in coronavirus relief grants

Bozeman Daily Chronicle - 5/5/2020

Forecast: COVID-19 to cost Montana 51,000 jobs

Great Falls Tribune - 5/4/2020

Lawmakers drafting compensation bill for wrongfully convicted, recession looms over funding question

Billings Gazette - 5/3/2020

Bullock addresses federal spending amid COVID-19

Great Falls Tribune - 5/1/2020

Task force presents guidance on coronavirus relief spending

Missoula Missoulian - 5/1/2020

April March

COVID-19 spurs Montana University System hiring freeze

Missoula Missoulian - 3/31/2020

Legislators discuss CARES Act funds coming to state

Great Falls Tribune - 3/31/2020

Montana colleges get $31 million in Congress virus bill

Bozeman Daily Chronicle - 3/31/2020

Federal aid on way to Montana tribes; reservations ramp up response to COVID-19

Missoula Missoulian - 3/31/2020

State, congressional delegation praises CARES Act passing

Great Falls Tribune - 3/28/2020

Coronavirus to cost Montana universities millions in losses, extra costs

Missoula Missoulian - 3/24/2020

Montana universities to refund housing, meal money after asking students to leave campus

Missoula Missoulian - 3/23/2020

Lawmakers: State has enough cash to weather virus

Great Falls Tribune - 3/23/2020

Bullock: schools won't have to make up time lost to virus

Bozeman Daily Chronicle - 3/19/2020

State to cover testing for uninsured Montanans

Missoula Missoulian - 3/17/2020

Montana to cover coronavirus tests for uninsured; Bullock announces aid for businesses, workers 9 min ago

Bozeman Daily Chronicle - 3/17/2020

Health departments to decide if bars will close

Great Falls Tribune - 3/16/2020

Bullock orders school closure, limits on nursing home facilities

Bozeman Daily Chronicle - 3/15/2020

Montana higher ed chief tests positive for virus; Lt. Gov. Cooney tests negative

Missoula Missoulian - 3/14/2020

State amends coronavirus order to align with federal action

Great Falls Tribune - 3/14/2020

Montana's senators, representative prioritize coronavirus precautions as state sees first cases

Missoula Missoulian - 3/13/2020

Bullock declares state of emergency in Montana over coronavirus

Missoula Missoulian - 3/12/2020