Montana Evening Edition http://kufm.org en Newscast 04-16-2014 http://kufm.org/post/newscast-04-16-2014 <p>A new study shows high levels of mercury in fish in some national parks, including Glacier. We'll also tell you why the state of Idaho is suing a timber company. And in our feature interview, reporter Edward O'Brien talks with Montana's U.S. attorney about efforts to reduce violence on Indian reservations.</p> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 00:12:17 +0000 news 17749 at http://kufm.org Newscast for 04-15-2014 http://kufm.org/post/newscast-04-15-2014 <p>Residents west of Lolo are warned of the risks of mudslides and flash flooding.</p><p>Flathead Reporter Katrin Frye tells us about a new levy request by the Kalispell</p><p>School District. And in our feature interview, reporter Edward O'Brien talks with</p><p>two experts about preventing child abuse.</p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 00:12:52 +0000 news 17696 at http://kufm.org Newscast 04-14-2014 http://kufm.org/post/newscast-04-14-2014-0 <p>St. Patrick Hospital announces new services that add to the changing medical landscape in Missoula. We'll also tell you about a potential new biomass energy facility on the Flathead Reservation. And in our feature interview, News Director Sally Mauk talks with aging expert Louis Tenenbaum about what it takes to successfully "age in place."</p> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 00:11:24 +0000 news 17647 at http://kufm.org Newscast 04-11-2014 http://kufm.org/post/newscast-04-11-2014 <p>Officials close a dangerous section of the Bitterroot River. Capitol Reporter</p><p>Dan Boyce looks at the opportunities - and challenges - facing young farmers.</p><p>And in our feature interview, News Director Sally Mauk talks with Lieutenant</p><p>Governor Angela McLean about the importance of learning how government</p><p>works, and how much you can participate.</p> Sat, 12 Apr 2014 00:08:41 +0000 news 17542 at http://kufm.org Newscast 04-10-2014 http://kufm.org/post/newscast-04-10-2014 <p>The University of Montana will get former senator Max Baucus's papers - and some of his remaining campaign funds. Capitol reporter Dan Boyce tells us why some mountain lion hunters want to lower the lion quotas. Flathead reporter Katrin Frye looks at a grant program that adds value to Montana Agriculture. And in our feature interview, News Director Sally Mauk talks with the USDA Deputy Undersecretary for natural resources and environment about restoring the national forests.</p> Fri, 11 Apr 2014 00:10:19 +0000 news 17493 at http://kufm.org Newscast 04-09-2014 http://kufm.org/post/newscast-04-09-2014 <p>Capitol Reporter Dan Boyce tells us the nuclear arsenal managed by</p><p>Malmstrom Air Force Base could be in for some changes. We'll also tell you</p><p>about a Missoula company that just got a big financial boost. And in our feature</p><p>interview, News Director Sally Mauk talks with a Chinese exile, scholar and</p><p>author about the legacy of the Tiananmen protest and massacre.</p> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 00:07:40 +0000 news 17431 at http://kufm.org Newscast 04-08-2014 http://kufm.org/post/newscast-04-08-2014 <p>A judge confirms bison are wildlife, not livestock. Flathead Reporter Katrin Frye tells us about an upcoming job fair. And in our feature interview Capitol Reporter Dan Boyce talks with Governor Steve Bullock about what Montana is - and should be - doing about climate change.</p> Wed, 09 Apr 2014 00:09:35 +0000 news 17372 at http://kufm.org Newscast 04-07-2014 http://kufm.org/post/newscast-04-07-2014 <p>Capitol Reporter Dan Boyce tells us the recently passed farm bill may lead to</p><p>more logging on national forest land. We'll also tell you the status of a</p><p>controversial proposed mining tunnel near the Smith River. And in our feature</p><p>interview, News Director Sally Mauk talks with a trapper - and a trapping</p><p>opponent - about the proposed initiative to ban trapping on public lands.</p> Tue, 08 Apr 2014 00:09:59 +0000 news 17315 at http://kufm.org Newscast 04-04-2014 http://kufm.org/post/newscast-04-04-2014 <p>Wolves continue to thrive in the Northern Rockies, despite heavier hunting and trapping pressure. Capitol reporter Dan Boyce looks into an effort help low income Montanans lower their tax bill. And in our feature interview, News Director Sally Mauk talks with Democratic candidate Dirk Adams about his bid to become Montana's next U.S. Senator.</p> Sat, 05 Apr 2014 00:10:58 +0000 news 17213 at http://kufm.org Newscast 04-03-2014 http://kufm.org/post/newscast-04-03-2014 <p>Missoula police recommend no charges be filed in the February avalanche that killed a Missoula resident.Capitol reporter Dan Boyce tells us about a new economic development initiative released by the governor's office. Flathead reporter Katrin Frye tells us about using dance as an educational tool. And in our&nbsp; feature interview, reporter Edward O'Brien talks with a bear biologist about springtime bear behavior.</p> Fri, 04 Apr 2014 00:11:35 +0000 news 17170 at http://kufm.org