MTPR

Evening Newscast 03-20-18

Mar 20, 2018

Lewis and Clark County officials say foul play is suspected in the deaths of a married couple whose bodies were found in a residence just north of Helena.

Bail was set at $20,000 for a 17-year-old Montana high school student who was arrested for violating his probation after reportedly trying to run over a school resource officer at Big Sky High School in Missoula.

An advisory council to the governor is considering a change to the state’s law on predicting drought conditions in the state Following the historic 2017 fire season that caught state officials by surprise.

A Montana sheriff has agreed to resign after reaching a plea agreement that settles misdemeanor domestic violence and official misconduct charges.

Missoula officials have approved an ordinance to ban vaping indoors and to give businesses the option to prohibit smoking outside their entrances.

After denouncing one of its candidates last week, the Montana Green Party has received commitment statements from five remaining candidates running for congressional and state legislative seats.