On tonight's evening newscast: U.S. Department of Justice officials today said the Missoula Police Department has made all of the changes required after federal investigators found gender bias in how the city responds to reports of sexual assault.
The University of Montana will see a budget shortfall of $5.7 million for the upcoming year, according to figures provided at the most recent campus budget committee meeting.
Beginning June first, it will cost more to visit Yellowstone National Park.
The National Park Service announced Monday that the entrance fee will increase to $30 per vehicle. The current fee is $25. The pass is good for seven days.
A new judge is presiding over court cases in Missoula and Mineral counties after Judge Ed McLean retired April 30.
The number of elk in the Bitterroot Valley continues to grow. A Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks biologist counted more than 8,000 elk in the valley and surrounding mountains during a five-week period this year. Last year, she counted about 7,400 during the same time.