Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

The state health department’s most recent flu update describes the virus as "widespread" across Montana. More than 900 new flu cases were tallied last week.

Influenza activity continued to increase during the seventh week of Montana’s flu season.

Some Montana vape and e-cigarette retailers are once again squaring off with the Bullock administration over the state’s temporary ban on the sale of flavored vaping products.

This time they disagree on when it ends.

The state health department is reporting another new case of vaping-related lung illness in Montana. The Department of Public Health and Human Services says a person in their 20s from Cascade County was hospitalized in January.

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Montana has joined two dozen states and the District of Columbia in requiring all schools to test drinking water for lead.

Cases of the sexually transmitted disease gonorrhea increased by 50% in Montana in 2018. That’s according to a recent report released by the state health department.

The number of reported gonorrhea cases in the state is spiking again after state health officials reported three years of stabilizing the trend.