Jan 15, 2021 ButteNews.net The presidents of Montana State University and the University of Montana decided jointly to modify their spring football schedules. The teams will not participate in the Big Sky Conference spring championship season, but will create an altered non-conference spring schedule, ButteSports.com reports.
Jan 13, 2021 ButteNews.net Today, President Trump was impeached for the second time by the House of Representatives. To be removed from office, the president will have to be convicted by the Senate, a possibility not ruled out by senate majority leader Mitch McConnell, national media outlets report.
Jan 12, 2021 ButteNews.net According to a YouGov poll, 67 percent of Americans believe that President Trump is responsible for the attack on the US Capitol. Thirty percent believe a theory put forth by the president's allies that Antifa was behind the attack, Forbes reported. Montana Senator Steve Daines attacked the Antifa theory in a press release. "Last week's attacks on our Capitol were an assault on our democracy. There is an ongoing investigation, and there is no evidence Antifa instigated the attacks. The FBI believes Antifa was not involved. Those who took part in the violence and destruction are criminals and must be brought to justice," the release said.