MTPR News

News Department:

news@mtpr.org

Missoula News:

Eric Whitney, News Director: 406-243-4075, @mtprnd

Edward O'Brien, Assistant News Director: 406-243-4065

Helena News:

Corin Cates-Carney, Capitol Reporter: 253-495-5193, @clccarney

Flathead News:

Nicky Ouellet, Flathead-area Reporter: 603-568-6155 or 406-730-2264, @nickydoesradio

Montana’s lone voice in the U.S. House is blasting Democrats following Thursday's announced drafting of the articles of impeachment against President Trump.

A judge has approved a bankruptcy reorganization plan for one of the biggest U.S. coal companies amid uncertainty about how its mines will be bonded in the long term. 

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks announced Tuesday it’s crafting a new statewide management plan for grizzly bears.

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks is offering a reward for information about an unusually high number of spotlighting cases north of Hardin.

The United States Supreme Court seems inclined Tuesday to rule that Montana homeowners who are seeking additional cleanup of arsenic left over from years of copper smelting need the permission of the Environmental Protection Agency.

Authorities have arrested a juvenile male in connection with Monday’s unfounded bomb threat at Bigfork High School.

Evening newscast for Dec. 2, 2019.

Evening Newscast 11-27-19

Nov 27, 2019

Montana evening newscast for Nov. 27, 2019.

Evening Newscast 11-26-19

Nov 26, 2019

Talen Energy has agreed to pay at least $450,000 to settle air quality violations at the coal-fired Colstrip Power Plant during the summer of 2018.

Two candidates in the Republican primary race for governor face off tonight at Carroll College in Helena. 

Evening Newscast 11-25-19

Nov 25, 2019

Three deer from southeast Montana have tested positive for chronic wasting disease, in the first of two tests used to confirm positive results.

The Montana Board of Regents has approved a $150,000 pay raise to retain the president of Montana State University, who received an offer of a higher-paying job at another university.

Someone killed and wasted a bull elk in rural Fergus County, between Lewistown and Grass Range.

Evening Newscast 11-22-19

Nov 22, 2019

Attorney General William Barr announced a nationwide plan to address the crisis of missing and slain Native American women Friday, as concerns mount over the level of violence they face.

A jury found Helena mayor and Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Wilmot Collins not guilty of leaving the scene of a car accident earlier this year.

A land conservation group says its helped ensure, 7,300 acres of land in western Montana’s Blackfoot River corridor remains in public hands.

Montana wildlife officials recently captured a grizzly bear near Columbia Falls and moved it to a remote location in the North Fork of the Flathead River Drainage.

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks (FWP) says the 240-pound subadult male was eating from fruit trees and garbage on private property north of U.S Highway 2.

Federal prosecutors announced Thursday the arrests of four Mexican citizens in Glacier County for suspected smuggling of undocumented immigrants. A fifth Mexican citizen is suspected of illegal re-entry into the country.

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