Bozeman, Mont. (Monday, June 2, 2008) – After delivering welcoming remarks to the 2008 New Frontiers Conference “Propelling Montana Research,” U.S. Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Economic Development Sandy K. Baruah (right) and U.S. Senator Max Baucus (left) present a $1.6 million EDA investment check to Julie Foster, Executive Director, Ravalli County Economic Development Authority. Additional information By WHITNEY BERMES of the Ravalli Republic.