Montana's Democratic U.S. House candidates will debate at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 26, 2018. Listen live on MTPR, on your radio or online. The debate, sponsored by The Greater Montana Foundation, will featuring all the Democratic primary candidates for the U.S. House: John Heenan , Grant Kier , Jared Pettinato and Kathleen Williams .
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With temperatures on the rise, many Montanans have one thing on their minds: finding that perfect morel. MTPR's Clare Menahan has details about harvesting legally on area national forests . Last year’s devastating fire season means Western Montana has become a mushroom-picking haven for thousands of local and visiting mushroom pickers.
Arts & Music
I was walking through Greenough Park in Missoula the other day, enthralled by the bright spring afternoon. A yellow cascade of dandelions popped out against the grass. Rattlesnake Creek swelled with snowmelt. The air smelled of shoots, buds, and fresh growth. Then I heard an echoing croak. A raven swooped down and perched on a park bench, a defiant figure of darkness in the daylight.