Uber receives warm welcome in Helena


    From the Independent Record, James Dehaven reports that Uber started business in Helena, Montana.  James writes: The company had to weather a few regulatory bumps before arriving in Montana — namely a months-long delay attributed to a Department of Labor and Industry investigation into what to call the company’s drivers.  That agency, like…

Uber sets August launch date for Montana

Uber driver

  From the Boseman Daily Chronicle, Lewis Kendall reports that Uber is planning to launch in Montana after a law was passed that eliminated the requirement that motor carriers acquire a certificate from the Public Service Commission.  Lewis writes: Ride-sharing company Uber plans to launch its service statewide in August, more than six months after it…