MTPR

Evening Newscast 06-21-17

Jun 21, 2017

Montana Republican Greg Gianforte has been sworn in as the newest member of Congress, a month after he body-slammed a reporter who had questioned him about the GOP health care bill.

A new survey suggests broad support for central Montana’s Upper Missouri River Breaks National Monument.

University of Montana officials say several applicants have shown interest in the university president position, many of whom have held leadership positions at other higher education campuses.

Residents outside Yellowstone National Park are opposing plans to start seaplane tours of the park and surrounding area this summer.

A conservative group wants Montana voters to decide whether to regulate transgender people's access to bathrooms and locker rooms.

Fire crews responded to a small grassfire on the west side of Kalispell this afternoon.

The search continues for a 21-year-old Pennsylvania man who is missing in a Montana wilderness area.