The Rundown with Beth Saboe

News and public affairs producer, Beth Saboe, hosts this series providing in-depth coverage of issues that matter to Montanans. Going beyond the headlines, Saboe explores a wide range of topics including politics, social and legal trends, business and the environment.

In the Legislature 01.20.17

First Aired: January 20, 2017

The future of Colstrip and its coal-fired power plants is becoming a top issue this legislative session. Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle are behind bills to protect coal-industry workers should they lose their jobs and the companies that own the generating station warn a partial shut down of the plants may occur sooner than 2022.