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And Montana and South Dakota are basically red, of course, but are both elect Democrats sometimes.
Catherine Lemay is impressed by neither the myth nor the reality when she arrives in Montana in the summer of 1956.The Golden West Up for Grabs: ‘Painted Horses’ Is the Next Great Western Novel|Wendy Smith|November 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Three of those Democratic incumbents represent Indiana, Montana, and North Dakota.
But only recently did this dispute spread to the lily-white slopes of a Montana ski resort.
Only Oregon, New Mexico, Vermont, Montana and Washington have such protections in place.On Her Own Terms: Why Brittany Maynard Has Chosen to Die|Gene Robinson|October 12, 2014|DAILY BEAST
The city is a center for an area of 22,500 square miles, extending north to the Canadian line and west into Montana.North Dakota|Various
I have a ranch in Montana with about three thousand sheep on it.The Free Range|Francis William Sullivan
In the woods of the far Northwest, and inland to Montana, the Western larch is one of the mighty forest trees.Trees Every Child Should Know|Julia Ellen Rogers
The silver and copper mines of Montana also employ a large number of these people.Our Foreigners|Samuel P. Orth
The streams have since been stocked with brook and rainbow trout, and efforts are being made to introduce the Montana grayling.Favorite Fish and Fishing|James Alexander Henshall
British Dictionary definitions for montana (1 of 2)
British Dictionary definitions for montana (2 of 2)
Word Origin and History for montana
U.S. state, from Latinized form of Spanish montaña "mountain," from Latin mont-, stem of mons (see mountain). Proposed 1864 by U.S. Rep. James H. Ashley of Ohio when it was created as a territory from Nebraska Territory, in reference to the Rocky Mountains, which however traverse only one end of it. Admitted as a state 1889. Related: Montanan.
Culture definitions for montana
State in the northwestern United States, lying partly in the Rocky Mountains, bordered by British Columbia, Alberta, and Saskatchewan, Canada, to the north; North Dakota and South Dakota to the east; Wyoming to the south; and Idaho to the west. Its capital is Helena, and its largest city is Billings.