One week after a dozen 350 Montana members testified at a public hearing on NorthWestern Energy’s energy plan at the company headquarters in Butte, we returned to attend the company’s April 25 stockholders’ meeting.
Montana citizens filled the room at the “NorthWestern Energy Electricity Supply Resource Planning” meeting on Wednesday April 18 in Butte. At the meeting attended by more than 50 rate-payers throughout the state …
State District Judge Daniel Boucher sentenced Leonard Higgins on Tuesday to a three-year deferred sentence and restitution for damages. Leonard will not serve jail time. Leonard’s attorney’s are appealing the charges to the Montana Supreme Court.
Cavalier, North Dakota – Climate activist Michael Foster is going to jail for shutting off the emergency valve on TransCanada’s Keystone 1 tar sands pipeline in North Dakota. This morning in Pembina County Court, Judge Laurie A. Fontaine sentenced Foster to three years in prison, including two years deferred. He has been taken into custody and begins serving his sentence today.