Montana http://www.kunc.org en A Woman Wrestles With A Disturbing Family Memento http://www.kunc.org/post/woman-wrestles-disturbing-family-memento <em>NPR</em><em> </em><em>continues a series of conversations about</em><em> </em><em><a href="http://theracecardproject.com/" target="_blank">The Race Card Project</a>,</em><em> </em><em>where thousands of people have submitted their thoughts on race and cultural identity in six words. Wed, 02 Jul 2014 07:45:00 +0000 NPR Staff 58471 at http://www.kunc.org A Woman Wrestles With A Disturbing Family Memento Following In Washington's Footsteps, Montana Releases Crude Oil Rail Routes http://www.kunc.org/post/following-washingtons-footsteps-montana-releases-crude-oil-rail-routes <p>A dozen or more trains carrying crude oil from the Bakken region are moving across northern Montana every week, skirting the edge of Glacier National Park. More trains - far fewer in number - pass through populated regions farther south.</p><p>Governor Steve Bullock has <a href="https://www.evernote.com/shard/s427/sh/fa657b90-491c-440b-9670-a792fbbe03f9/657798dcee45540426d7e03fc504df94" target="_blank">released the route information</a>, making Montana the latest state, after Washington, to buck railroads’ requests to keep the information out of public hands.</p><p> Fri, 27 Jun 2014 11:00:00 +0000 Dan Boyce & Inside Energy 58275 at http://www.kunc.org Following In Washington's Footsteps, Montana Releases Crude Oil Rail Routes Kayakers Backtrack In The Footsteps Of Lewis & Clark http://www.kunc.org/post/kayakers-backtrack-footsteps-lewis-clark <p>More than 200 years ago, <a href="http://www.nationalgeographic.com/lewisandclark/journey_intro.html">Lewis and Clark</a> launched their expedition on the Missouri River with $2,500, bringing back stories about lands most Americans had never seen. Dipping his toes in history, Joe Zimmermann will launch an expedition of his own lifetime — a 21st century effort complete with a kayak, GPS trackers, a documentary filmmaker and $15,000 in donations.</p><p> Fri, 30 May 2014 19:14:16 +0000 Grace Hood 57174 at http://www.kunc.org Kayakers Backtrack In The Footsteps Of Lewis & Clark A T. Rex Treks To Washington For A Shot At Fame http://www.kunc.org/post/t-rex-reveal-itself-smithsonian This week, scientists at the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History will start unpacking some rare and precious cargo. It's something the Smithsonian has never had before — a nearly complete skeleton of a Tyrannosaurus rex.<p>Most people don't know it, but the T. rex that's standing tall in the Natural History Museum in Washington, D.C., is a fake — a cast, a copy of the bones. It's an accurate replica, but for decades the Smithsonian has coveted a real skeleton of a T. Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:00:00 +0000 Christopher Joyce 55473 at http://www.kunc.org A T. Rex Treks To Washington For A Shot At Fame Small Health Insurance Co-Ops Seeing Early Success http://www.kunc.org/post/small-health-insurance-co-ops-seeing-early-success Many of us know the names of some of the big U.S. health insurance companies — like Blue Cross, Aetna and Wellpoint. But what about CoOportunity Health, or Health Republic Insurance of New York? These are among 23 new companies <a href="http://www.cms.gov/CCIIO/Programs-and-Initiatives/Insurance-Programs/Consumer-Operated-and-Oriented-Plan-Program.html">started</a> under the Affordable Care Act. Wed, 02 Apr 2014 07:54:00 +0000 55098 at http://www.kunc.org Small Health Insurance Co-Ops Seeing Early Success