Montana Evening Edition

Monday - Friday 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Local and regional stories from the Montana Public Radio Newsdesk.

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Sarah Yovetich, Courtney Anderson
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Montana Evening Edition
6:15 pm
Thu November 14, 2013

Newscast 11-14-2013

Capitol reporter Dan Boyce reports Montana's home prices are rising. Flathead reporter Kartin Frye tells us about a big private donation to aid search and rescue in the Flathead. And in our feature interview, news director Sally Mauk talks with environmental historian Thomas Andrews about our complicated relationships with animals.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:16 pm
Wed November 13, 2013

Newscast 11-13-2013

Just over 200 Montanans managed to sign up for health insurance in the first month of Obamacare. Capitol reporter Dan Boyce has the latest on the Little Shell Tribe's fight for federal recognition. And in our feature interview, news director Sally Mauk talks with biographer Bob Drury about his new book on the legendary Sioux warrior chief, Red Cloud.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:22 pm
Tue November 12, 2013

Newscast 11-12-2013

The Yellowstone County Treasurer refuses to resign over racist e-mails he sent. Capitol Reporter Dan Boyce tells us why Helena hopes to cull more deer from the city limits. Flathead Reporter Katrin Frye looks into a program to boost energy efficiency. And in our feature interview, reporter Edward O'Brien talks with the head of the Montana Food Bank Network about the growing demand for food aid.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:18 pm
Mon November 11, 2013

Newscast 11-11-2013

Senator Max Baucus and Missoula city mayor John Engen addressed PTSD at this year's Veteran's Day ceremony. Missoula St. Pat's cardiovascular program is recognized as one of the top 50 in the nation. And in our feature interview, capitol reporter Dan Boyce talks with ACLU attorney Patrick Toomey about the changing face of privacy.

 

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Montana Evening Edition
6:12 pm
Fri November 8, 2013

Newscast 11-08-2013

Capitol Reporter Dan Boyce reports on how Northwestern Energy says buying PPL's dams will save customers money in the long run. Flathead reporter Katrin Frye tells us about a disease affecting bats that officials hope to keep out of Montana. And in our feature interview, news director Sally Mauk talks with environmental historian Char Miller about how our changing fire seasons require a change in response.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:20 pm
Thu November 7, 2013

Newscast From MTPR 11-07-2013

An energy company lays off employees at its Butte plant. Capitol Reporter Dan Boyce tells us why John Bohlinger thinks he's the democrats' best hope to beat Steve Daines in the U.S. Senate race. And in our feature interview, News Director Sally Mauk talks with pioneering conservationist Brock Adams about his lifelong activism for the environment.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:14 pm
Wed November 6, 2013

Newscast 11-06-2013

Capitol Reporter Dan Boyce tells us Congressman Steve Daines made his announcement today, declaring he's running for the U.S. Senate. And in tonight's feature, News Director Sally Mauk talks with Alexandra Scranton of Women's Voices for the Earth, about toxicity levels in feminine care products.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:24 pm
Tue November 5, 2013

Newscast 11-05-2013

There's still time to vote in today's election. Capitol Reporter Dan Boyce tells us why a new study suggests uninsured Montanans will sign up for the Affordable Care Act. Flathead Reporter Katrin Frye looks at how using locally produced foods in school lunches is catching on both in Montana and nationally. And in our feature interview, News Director Sally Mauk talks with pioneer jazz musician "Mad" Duran about breaking barriers.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:39 pm
Mon November 4, 2013

Newscast 11-04-2013

A missing couple is found safe after getting their car stuck in snow for a week. We'll also tell you why more and more hunters carry bear spray. And in our feature interview, reporter Edward O'Brien talks with the Montana Kids Count director, Thale Dillon, about the importance of early childhood education.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:15 pm
Fri November 1, 2013

Newscast 11-01-2013

A Yellowstone County official describes a racist e-mail he sent as quote, "The way Montanans talk." Missoula County hopes more people send in their ballots for Tuesday's city election. And in our feature interview, Reporter Edward O'Brien talks with a diabetes expert about how to manage the disease.

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