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Montana Profile

Montana is known as "Big Sky Country". The members of the Lewis and Clark expedition were the first white explorers known to have set foot in Montana. It joined the United States in 1889 as the 41st state. The name Montana comes from the Spanish word Montana, meaning "mountainous," although the eastern part of the state consists of gently rolling pastureland. The Anaconda Company had a stranglehold on the state's copper industry for about 100 years, but today Montana is known as a tourist destination for those drawn to its many trout streams and wide open spaces. Its capital is Helena and the state flower is the bitterroot. ...Read more here: Montana - The Treasure State

Capital City:
Helena
Nickname:
Treasure State
Motto:
Oro y Plata (Gold and Silver)
Statehood:
November 8,1889 (41st)
Origin of State's Name:
Based on Latin or Spanish word for "mountainous"
Largest Cities:
Billings, Great Falls, Butte, Missoula, Helena
Border States:
Idaho, North Dakota, South Dakota, Wyoming
Land Area:
145,556 sq. mi., 4th largest
State Bird:
Western Meadowlark
State Flower:
Bitterroot (lewisia rediviva)
State Tree:
Ponderosa pine (pinus ponderosa)
State Song:
Montana

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Montana Schools

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Elementary Schools

Bear Paw School
(406) 395-4436
40 Miles S Of Chinook, Birdtai
Chinook, MT 59523
Moore School
(406) 374-2231
509 Highland Ave
Moore, MT 59464

Middle Schools

Sidney 7 8
(406) 433-4050
415 South Central Ave
Sidney, MT 59270
Shepherd 7 8
(406) 373-5873
7842 Shepherd Road
Shepherd, MT 59079

High Schools

Judith Gap High School
(406) 473-2211
306 4th Avenue
Judith Gap, MT 59453
Flathead High School
(406) 751-3500
644 4th Avenue West
Kalispell, MT 59901

Sex Offender Information for Montana

For most citizens, the easiest method to obtain accurate and timely sex offender information for their local area is to visit their state sex offender registry website. States are required to provide this information for free. You do not need to pay for this information.

In Montana, the registered sex offenders can be found at http://doj.mt.gov/svor/. Please be sure to read all the disclaimers provided by the state.

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