MTPR

Evening Newscast 02-16-18

Feb 16, 2018

Montana State University faculty members have opened debate on whether to establish an economics research center funded by a five-year grant from the Charles Koch Foundation.

Whitefish-native Maggie Voisin is competing at the Olympics in Pyeongchang, South Korea tonight, in the women’s slopestyle skiing event.

Hunters killed at least nine infected deer during a pair of special hunts intended to gauge the prevalence of a newly-found wildlife disease in Montana.

The number of flu cases in Montana continues to climb, with 859 new cases reported last week, the most recent reporting period.

The White House says President Donald Trump intends to nominate Rodney Ostermiller as Montana's next U.S. Marshal.

The architect behind Butte's new terminal airport says its design was meant to be fun and capture the history and essence of the Mining City.

The National Weather Service advises that an arctic cold front moving south across Western Montana this weekend will bring winter storm conditions including snow and high winds to much of the area.