Montana expands inmate notifications for victims

The notification system used by the Montana Department of Corrections to let victims know about changes to an inmate’s status or location has received some upgrades, the department said Thursday. The Victim Information and Notification Everyday system, or VINE, has added text messaging and an iOS and Android app to the telephone, email and TTY… Continue reading Montana expands inmate notifications for victims

Roundup for June 28

The city of Bozeman has hired a social media manager on a roughly $30,000 contract to post updates about road closures, conditions and detours. An Amtrak press release about its new high-tech locomotives includes suggested tweets. The New Yorker’s upcoming cover marking the Supreme Court’s ruling on the Defense of Marriage Act, which features Bert… Continue reading Roundup for June 28