The stores on Hardin's Main Street are closed and trains don't stop in the town anymore.
Hardin is in the heart of the poorest county in Montana. The only thing that shimmers in the early morning sun is the razor wire surrounding the $27 million Two Rivers Detention Center.
The brand-new jail is 92,000 square feet and has the capacity to hold 464 inmates.
But since its completion two years ago, it hasn't held a thing except Greg Smith's hopes. Smith is the economic development director for...Full Story