Inside MTPR

Hiring Flathead Reporter
3:32 pm
Tue January 20, 2015

MTPR Is Hiring A Flathead Reporter

Montana Public Radio is hiring a half-time reporter to cover Flathead and Lake counties.

This position is under the supervision of the MTPR News Director, and will work in coordination with MTPR headquarters in Missoula and MTPR’s Helena bureau. 

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MTPR 50th Anniversary Celebration
2:22 am
Thu January 15, 2015

January 31st Party - You're Invited

To mark MTPR's 50th anniversary we are throwing a big party!

All our listeners are invited to come celebrate with us at two free events.

When & Where:  January 31st - at the UC Ballroom on the University of  Montana campus in Missoula

First - Kids and families
2:00-4:00 p.m.
2:oo p.m. - Story time
2:30 p.m. - Raptors of the Rockies with Kate Davis
3:00 p.m. - Cake and dancing!

Then - Party and Dancing
7:00-11:00 p.m.

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Make your year-end gift by Dec. 31st
11:25 am
Tue December 30, 2014

You Listen. You Give.

Your financial support makes MTPR possible.


You keep the news independent and the music flowing.

Your generous year-end donation to MTPR will help us close 2014 in the clear and start 2015 on a high note.

Please give today. 

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Top Three Reasons For Schedule Changes
6:00 am
Thu December 11, 2014

Change Is Hard, But Neccessary For MTPR

William Marcus then (at KUFM circa 1973) and now.

MTPR will be 50 years old in 2015. As someone who’s been around for 40 of those years, I’d like to reflect on the program changes that we implemented last month.

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Giving for Good
10:17 pm
Mon December 1, 2014

Giving Tuesday

MTPR invites you to come together for Giving Tuesday a global movement designed to make an impact for organizations you care about... like MTPR.

Participate December 2, on the global day of giving... 

Give to MTPR!

Learn more about Giving Tuesday

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Join In!
9:11 pm
Wed November 19, 2014

MTPR Generation Listen

Were you a backseat baby listening to NPR in the 80s and 90s? Kudos to your smart parents! If you discovered public radio on your own, welcome!

Generation Listen is a movement to connect the next generation of public radio listeners to their local stations. We look forward to exchanging ideas and having smart conversations online, over the air and at events.

Join in! Contact Membership Manager Anne Hosler at

Short Form Schedule
5:13 pm
Wed November 19, 2014

When Do Short Form Shows Air In The New Schedule?

Credit John Schneider (CC-BY-2.0)

The new schedule means some of your favorite short form shows may have a new time slot. Find out when they air.

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Why We're Changing
5:43 pm
Fri November 14, 2014

MTPR Program Changes Explained

There are some big program changes coming up on MTPR. MTPR Directors William Marcus, Michael Marsolek, Eric Whitney and Linda Talbott talk about the changes and why we've made them.

Montana Public Radio is poised to move into our 50th anniversary year excited by new possibilities – with a new news director, exciting changes to our program schedule and a profound commitment to our mission: to enrich the mind and spirit, inspire a lifetime of learning, and connect communities through access to exceptional programming.

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What's Changed In The MTPR Schedule
3:21 pm
Fri November 14, 2014

When Is It?

If you can tell the day and time by what you are hearing on MTPR, you might need to keep your watch handy for a few weeks.

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Changes Starting November 17th
10:55 pm
Wed November 12, 2014

Grab The New Program Schedule

Nov. 2014 MTPR schedule changes.

MTPR's new schedule starts November 17th.

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