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  Montana Vacations - State Of Montana - Montana Hotels
The Fairfield Inn by Marriott Helena (Mont.) is strategically located at the junction of Highway 12 and Interstate 15 at Exit 192, three..
The biggest attraction in Montana is its diverse landscape from high mountain ranges to endless plains.
Although the largest city in Montana is Billings.
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  Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Program Helena Valley Unit
Helena Valley Unit of the Pick-Sloan Missouri Basin Program is in central Montana, adjoining the city of Helena, and 3.5 miles west of Canyon Ferry Dam on the Missouri River.
Helena Valley Reservoir, with an active capacity of 5,897 acre-feet, is located at mile 11 of the Helena Valley Canal.
Helena Valley Pumping Plant, 500 feet downstream from Canyon Ferry Dam, houses two 5,000-horsepower Francis type hydraulic turbines; each turbine is connected directly to a 150-cubic-foot-per-second centrifugal pump; the two pumps lift a total of 300 cubic feet per second of water to the inlet end of the Helena Valley Tunnel.
www.usbr.gov /dataweb/html/helena.html   (1146 words)

  
 Helena Montana - Johann & Sandra's Helena, Montana
Helena Montana - Johann and Sandra's Helena, Montana
In 1875, Helena became the capital of Montana after a bitter duel with Anaconda, replacing Virginia City, however Montana was not admitted to the Union as the 41st state until 1889.
Helena's prosperity was short-lived, however, as the federal curtailment of annual silver purchases ground the town's economy to a screeching halt.
www.johann-sandra.com /helena.htm   (1610 words)

  
 Gold West Country Communities - Helena, Montana
Helena owes its existence to the gold discoveries in Last Chance Gulch by four prospectors in the summer of 1864.
Montana's third territorial capital and the state capital today became the "Queen City of the Rockies" with the boom brought on by the 1864 gold strike.
Helena won, and in October 1898, ground was broken for the new capitol.
goldwest.visitmt.com /communities/helena.htm   (1118 words)

  
 Dozen Distinctive Destinations | Helena, Montana
Montana's third territorial capital, today’s state capitol and seat of spectacular Lewis and Clark County, Helena became "Queen City of the Rockies" with the boom sparked by an 1864 gold strike.
The imposing St. Helena Cathedral - modeled after the cathedral in Cologne, Germany - overlooks the downtown area, its lofty towers offering a manmade echo of the stony spires of the surrounding mountains.
"Helena has always been a place of inspiration - from the fortune seekers who came here in the late 1800s, to the visitors who are reinvigorated by this city’s majestic setting," said Richard Moe, president of the National Trust for Historic Preservation.
www.nationaltrust.org /dozen_distinctive_destinations/list.asp?i=76   (430 words)

  
 Compare Prices and Read Reviews on Helena, Montana at Epinions.com
Helena was to be little more than a quick lunch stop on the long drive between Billings and Glacier National Park, but we were running ahead of schedule, so we took a few hours to explore this quaint little city...
Traveling with my two daughters, 11 and 13, we decided in advance that Helena would be our lunch stop simply because there didn't appear to be a community large enough to support a fast food place within an hour or two.
The Cathedral of St. Helena is located at the corner of Lawrence and Warren Streets and is open to the public from 10-4 each day from Monday through Saturday.
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 Helena, Montana
Helena, Montana Government Home Page Welcome to Helena, Montana City of Helena Police Department
City of Helena Fire Department Holter Museum of Art, Helena, Montana Helena Regional Airport
Carroll College, Helena Montana The University of Montana - Helena Helena K-12 Schools
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 Helena, Montana: Explore Helena, Montana - Dude Ranches - Wildlife.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
In 1999, the Montana Department of Agriculture counted 498,000 head of cattle and calves in central Montana.
The top attraction in Helena, Montana is the Montana Historical Society Museum, located across the street from the State Capitol building.
The view of the Helena Valley and the mountains to the south and west is spectacular.
www.montana.ms /ranchland   (1960 words)

  
 Helena Independent Record
HELENAMontana’s 2006 graduating high school students scored higher on the ACT college entrance exam than in previous years and continued to score higher than the national average, results released Wednesday show.
The average score for Montana students was 21.9, compared with 21.1 nationwide.
Montana students scored higher than the national average in all four categories tested: English, mathematics, reading and science.
www.helenair.com /articles/2006/08/16/montana_top/a01081606_03.txt   (492 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Helena
Erected from the Vicariate of Montana, 7 March, 1884.
It comprises the western part of the State of Montana, U.S.A., and is made up of Lewis and Clark, Teton, Flathead, Missoula, Sanders, Powell, Granite, Ravalli, Deer Lodge, Silver Bow, Jefferson, Broadwater, Meagher, Gallatin, Madison, and Beaverhead counties, an area of 51,922 square miles.
Montana Territory was first included in the jurisdiction of the Viciariate of Nebraska, created in 1851.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/07203a.htm   (271 words)

  
 Helena Montana
Helena was first populated by nomadic Native American tribes as early as 12,000 years ago.
Helena lakes also bear one of the biggest populations of genetically pure westslope cutthroat trout.
Another unique activity found in Helena is the opportunity to hunt for gold and sapphires in the same fashion as the early settlers.
www.bozemannet.com /getting_here/helena.php   (783 words)

  
 Helena Brewers - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Helena Brewers are a minor league baseball team located in Helena, Montana.
The Helena Phillies joined the Pioneer League in 1978, giving Helena a professional baseball team for the first time in 64 years.
Helena won their league in back to back seasons in 1995 and 1996.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Helena_Brewers   (235 words)

  
 Fiber Artist Resume - Linda Parker montana quilter from helena montana
Montana PBS (KUSM/ KUFM-TV) broadcast a Quilting show in 2001: TEXTURES a documentary about quilters in Montana, did a segment on Almira Buffalo Bone Jackson, most of the Native American Indian Quilts shown are part of Linda Parker's collection.
Montana Star Quilts is a quality book about the history, spiritual and ceremonial significance of Native American Star quilts.
Montana Quilts currently resides in an old mining shack, nestled in a gulch on the edge of Helena Montana, with one small stained glass window, we share our humble abode with the deer wondering through the yard, eating the flowers.
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 Helena Peace Seekers, Helena, Montana - Peace Links   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Montana Peace Seekers: Peace groups throughout Montana, with news articles, information, links, and a calendar of statewide events.
ACLU of Montana: "The mission of the ACLU of Montana is to defend, preserve, and advance civil liberties.
Montana Human Rights Network: A grassroots, membership-based organization of over 1400 members and 10 local groups.
www.helenapeaceseekers.org /resources.htm   (1320 words)

  
 Medical and Nursing jobs in Helena, Montana - MedHunters
Helena is the capital of the state of Montana, and the seat of Lewis and Clark County.
The city is located in west central Montana, 113 miles (182 kilometers) east of Missoula and 91 miles (147 kilometers) southwest of Great Falls.
Helena was established in 1864, thanks to a gold rush on the Last Chance Creek.
www.medhunters.com /jobs/helena-montana-usa.html   (195 words)

  
 Montana DEQ - Air Quality Conditions Web Cam
The Montana Department of Environmental Quality's (DEQ) web cam faces north towards the "Sleeping Giant" mountain, a well-known local landmark.
The Giant is 22 miles north of the camera and can be seen when the air quality in the Helena Valley is good to excellent.
The dark band of trees in front of the Sleeping Giant are on the "North Hills" 12 miles away.
www.deq.mt.gov /webcam.asp   (129 words)

  
 Helena, Montana
Helena, Montana, in Lewis And Clark county, is 71 miles SW of Great Falls, Montana and 489 miles E of Seattle, Washington.
Helena is a place where you'll find a lot of people living alone in their apartments or homes.
An estimated 57% of living spaces in Helena are occupied by their owners, not by renters.
www.citytowninfo.com /places/montana/helena   (450 words)

  
 Helena, Montana - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Helena is the capital of the State of Montana.
The St. Helena Cathedral as seen from Mount Helena.
Helena`s DMA is 206 According to the neilsen ratings and is the fourth smallest media market
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Helena,_Montana   (1204 words)

  
 Helena, Montana MT, city profile (Lewis and Clark County) - hotels, festivals, genealogy, newspapers - ePodunk
Montana > All counties > Lewis and Clark County > Helena
Helena is a city in Lewis and Clark County.
"In Helena late one night I was drawn from the house by an unfamiliar sound, the call of swans overhead...As they passed over, the lights of the city reflected off their breasts and undersides of their wings.
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 Welcome to Helena, Montana!
Nothing compares to a real tour of Helena: the sights and sounds of history and nature surround you, offering a relaxing escape from your worries.
But until you can experience Helena in person, experience it online with one of our virtual tours.
Green dots are Helena Area Chamber of Commerce Partners in this project.
helenacvb.visitmt.com /vtours/index.html   (247 words)

  
 MontanaPat.com - Real Estate in Helena Montana!
I was raised on a ranch at Whitehall, Montana.
My love for Montana and my traditional ranch values run deep in my soul.
Helena, East Helena, MT City, Clancy, Boulder, Townsend, Elliston, Wolf Creek.
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 Helena-Montana   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
There was snow on Mount Helena on 92004.
The Fire Tower on Watchtower Hill has become the emblem for Helena.
Continue to the next page of the Helena, Montana tour
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 HELENA TITANS   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The Helena Titans Football Club will be starting practices in January 2007.
The Helena Titans Football Club is for those individuals who love the game of football.
All funds or contributions are provided by sponsor donations and by unselfish efforts of players and board members/volunteers.
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 Montana State Symbols Capital Constitution Flags Maps Song
Montana Vacations - Wintermt.com - Montana offers exciting winter activities, from skiing and snowboarding to ice skating, dog sledding and more.
Montana Travel - Access to articles, maps, photos and guides on The New York Times.
The seal shows some of Montana's beautiful scenery and tells what people were doing in pioneer times.
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 Helena National Forest - Welcome!
Located in west-central Montana, the Helena National Forest surrounds Montana’s Capital City and offers close to one million acres of distinctive landscapes.
The Forest is administered by District headquarters in Lincoln, Helena, and Townsend, with the Supervisor’s Office also located in Helena.
One partner, the Montana Discovery Foundation, was established in 1999 to conserve and enhance natural resources on the Helena National Forest and surrounding areas.
www.fs.fed.us /r1/helena   (325 words)

  
 Bed & Breakfast Guide for All 50 States - B&B Search Tool   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Missouri (5) - Bed and Breakfasts in Kansas City, St.
Montana (5) - Bed and Breakfasts in Billings, Missoula, Great Falls and other Montana cities.
Nebraska (5) - Bed and Breakfasts in Omaha, Lincoln, Bellevue and other Nebraska cities.
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 Entertainment-Guide.net - Your Guide for Things to Do and Places to See in Every City   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Mississippi Entertainment Guide (50 Links) - Whether you live or are visiting Mississippi, you are sure to find many things to do in our Mississippi Cities Entertainment Guide.
Montana Entertainment Guide (37 Links) - Whether you live or are visiting Montana, you are sure to find many things to do in our Montana Cities Entertainment Guide.
North Carolina Entertainment Guide (86 Links) - Whether you live or are visiting North Carolina, you are sure to find many things to do in our North Carolina Cities Entertainment Guide.
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