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 the 13th of September. Today we have stories about where Governor Steve Bullock was during the Democratic Debates, the Little Shell Tribe and a look back on the career of Teresa Erickson with the Northern Plains Resource Council.

It's Thursday, September 12th. Today we have stories about lead, the PAX Good Behavior Game and an update on Montana's budget.

It's Wednesday, September 11th. Today we have stories on vaping, feral hogs and guns in Walmart.

It's Tuesday, September 10th. Today we have stories about a live shooter training in Billings, fish kill along th ebanks of the Upper Clark Fork River and breeding barley for the craft beer boom. 

It's Monday, September 9th. Today we have national park updates and a story about Chronic Wasting Disease.

It's Friday, September 6th. Today we have stories about whooping cough, Last Best Outdoors Fest and the Northern Cheyenne Nation's new solar farm.

It's Thursday, September 5th. Today we have a couple stories about health care and a look into preschool funding.

It's Wednesday, September 4th. Today we have stories about a new business coming to Kalispell that intends to hire up to 100 people, wage growth and an interview with Eric Dietrich of Montana Free Press about the correlation between job growth and if people were born in the state.

It's Tuesday, Spetember 3rd. Today we have stories about the Yankee Doodle Trailings site in Butte, fire updates and the Boy Scouts of America.

It's Friday, August 30th. Today we're doubling down on stories with reports about two different diseases, two different fires and two different democrats. We wrap up this week of reporting with an update on the missing and murder indigenous people conference.