Greg Gianforte

Montana Tech petitions oppose Gianfortes’ speech

Editor’s note: This story has been updated.

Petitions circulated by Montana Tech professors and students, asking the Butte school to rescind invitations to this spring’s commencement speakers, were sent to Montana University System officials on Monday.

Coal miner-boxer makes opponents earn their pay

Daniel Gonzalez

Call him gutsy but outgunned. Call him a road-warrior. Call journeyman boxer Daniel Gonzalez of Billings anything but an easy night’s work.

“My record is not the best,” said Gonzalez, a 35-year-old coal miner by day. “My record sucks. But whoever is in there with me will have to earn their paycheck.”

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