MTPR

Evening Newscast 02-02-18

Feb 2, 2018

The former University of Montana women's soccer coach says he's upset with the way university officials portrayed the reason for his departure earlier this week.

A western Montana pain doctor who was convicted of prescribing drugs to two patients who died of overdoses has been sentenced to 10 years in prison.

The Hardin School District canceled classes Friday while law enforcement officers searched for a teen who reportedly threatened a fellow student with a gun to steal his lunch money last week.

A Lewis and Clark County sheriff's deputy responding to a request for a welfare check on a suicidal man ended with the deputy shooting and killing the man.

A Montana man died after his snowmobile struck a tree north of Lincoln.

The Flathead National Forest and Glacier National Park are updating the comprehensive river management plan for the three forks of the Flathead River.

A music teacher in western Montana has been charged with felony sexual assault after prosecutors say he inappropriately touched a female student on a near daily basis.

Yellowstone National Park has begun offering digital annual and seven-day visitor passes.

Interested visitors can now purchase the passes online through YourPassNow.com at no additional charge.