The Worm

Weekdays at 7:00 AM

The Worm is a daily news podcast for early bird listeners. Host Jess Sheldahl rounds up stories from the newsrooms of Yellowstone Public Radio and Montana Public Radio. Available online and on podcasting apps by 7 A.M. weekdays.

It's Friday, January 17th. Today we have stories about warming centers for people experiencing homelessness, events in honor of Martin Luther King Jr. Day and an update on the glaciers of Glacier National Park.

It's Thursday, January 16th. Today we have stories about the search for a missing girl from south-central Montana, the U.S.-China trade agreement and what it would take to restore a historic creek in Butte.

It's Wednesday, January 15th. Today we have stories about the debate on annual legislative sessions, a fatal plane crash north of Billings and why a Montana timber company is closing one of its sawmills.

It's Tuesday, January 14th. Today we have stories about Chronic Wasting Disease in Libby, the environmental cleanup of developed mining sites and the audit dispute at the capitol on the start of Legislative Week.

It's Monday, January 13th. Today we have stories about the new supervisor for Flathead National Forest, Montanans reaction to the Trump administration's move to assassinate an Iranian military general and the results of a lawsuit against the University of Wyoming.

It's Friday, January 10th. Today we have stories about bison restoration, trespassing on the cone of Old Faithful Geyser and what's delaying an $80 million infrastructure package.

It's Thursday, January 9th. Today we have stories about lead testing in school, Montana firefighters in Australia and a lawsuit challenging immigration detentions in Lincoln County.

It's Wednesday, January 8th. Today we have stories about bull trout, the Spring Creek Mine near Decker and avalanche danger in the backcountry.

It's Tuesday, January 7th. Today we have stories about the race for a seat on Montana's Supreme Court, Glacier County emerency services and the shuttering of two units at the Colstrip power plant.

It's Thursday, January 2nd. Today we have stories about chronic wasting disease, tax evasion by a Billings construction company and the new U.S.-Japan trade deal.