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Al Knauber


Helena, MT, United States

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Past articles by Al:

Fort Benton provides portal to Montana's history

Fort Benton comes highly recommended. → Read More

Remaking the mall: Purchaser of prominent commercial property planning for future

The Capital Hill Mall has a new owner and a new future. → Read More

Coroner controversy: Documents allege Nelson's behavior drove staff from his office

Editor’s note: Some of the comments allegedly made by Coroner M.E. “Mickey” Nelson to current and former staff members contain views and language that some readers may find offensive. → Read More

Putting an issue to rest: Agreement allows for local control of Lincoln's historic cemetery

There is no first name or initial on Hogan’s stone marker in Lincoln’s old cemetery, but he might well have known J. Egelson, as both died in 1869. → Read More

Grandfather's love for horses is passed to his daughter, granddaughter

Morning air at the Lewis and Clark County Fairgrounds is cool and the stillness broken by the occasional whinny of a horse tied to its trailer. → Read More

Legal battle over city's water rights returns to high court

A long-running lawsuit involving the city of Helena’s rights to water from Ten Mile Creek is back before the state’s Supreme Court. → Read More

Voters could again see ballot issue for jail space

A key advisory committee on Wednesday recommended Lewis and Clark County again ask voters for financing to expand the county’s detention capacity. → Read More

Staff members removed from county coroner's control

The two employees who reported to Lewis and Clark County Coroner M.E. "Mickey" Nelson were moved out of his office and given a different supervisor Monday. → Read More

Coroner avoids court action with completion of aging death certificates

Lewis and Clark County Coroner M.E. "Mickey" Nelson has met a deadline to complete 51 pending death certificates dating back to 2011, avoiding the threat of court action. → Read More

Loss of grant doesn't ground airport's hopes for expanded service to Seattle

Helena Regional Airport officials plan to meet with Alaska Airlines later this month to continue discussions that could lead to expanded service to Seattle. → Read More

Saved from slaughter: Korean dogs raised for meat up for adoption in Helena

HELENA — Nine of the 20 dogs a Korean woman saved from being killed for meat arrived in Helena this week. → Read More

Saved from slaughter: Korean dogs raised for meat up for adoption in Helena

Nine of the 20 dogs a Korean woman saved from being killed for meat arrived in Helena this week. → Read More

Helena seeks to annex more Westside streets

After recently voting to annex an area along Helena's Westside, the city will now start a process that would allow it to incorporate additional nearby lands. → Read More

Mother of slain toddler writes of her grief to District Court

Suzane Sword put her grief and her story into words. → Read More

Agreement gives coroner 45 days to complete aging death certifications

An agreement between the state of Montana, Lewis and Clark County and its coroner’s office is giving the coroner 45 days to complete 51 death certificates dating back to 2011. → Read More

Westside residents sue to block annexation

Several people who live on land to be annexed into the city of Helena are asking the District Court to declare the annexation invalid and unenforceable. → Read More

City to sponsor grant to help fund low income housing renovation

The city of Helena is seeking a $750,000 state grant to help with the ongoing renovation of the Guardian Apartments. → Read More

Give Local websites crash during one-day event

The Give Local websites set up for a one-day giving event intended to benefit nonprofit organizations in Montana and nationwide crashed on the day of the event, leaving some people → Read More

Improvements could drive up Helena's water, sewer rates

Water and wastewater rates in Helena could begin to rise in coming years to pay for needed improvements to these systems. → Read More

After a year's delay, land on Helena's Westside annexed

The Helena City Commission agreed Monday to annex an area along the city’s Westside a year after granting calls for more time to address concerns and issues posed by annexation. → Read More