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Retrospective: Montana's small town bars

Montana's landscape is dotted with small towns, and in most of those towns, there's at least one bar or saloon serving up cold suds and liquor. Take a look at some vintage photographs of some of Montana's small town bars.

Honoring their roots: Butte, Anaconda dance schools aim to keep Irish traditions alive

On a recent Tuesday night, about 50 people gathered in the basement of the Butte-Silver Bow Public Library. Most were under 18, and they all were Irish dancing. 

2 years clean with an eye toward medical school, Helena man hopes his story can help others

Joey Wohlers stands up behind the podium in Judge James Reynolds' court, dressed in a collared shirt, his hair slicked to the side. He’s been sober for nearly two years after a long battle with drinking, drugs and nightmares. It's a cold Monday in February, snow is falling outside the third-floor window obscuring Mount Helena, and Wohlers is about to be released from the legal system for the first time in a long, long while.

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