MTPR

Evening Newscast 06-26-17

Jun 26, 2017

Both of Montana’s senators will host virtual town halls this week ahead of the U.S. Senate vote on its version of a bill to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act.

Montana’s Republican U.S. Senator says that while he has not yet decided if he’ll support the Senate health care bill, one issue would be a deal breaker for him.

Governors from the western U-S converge on Whitefish this week for the annual Western Governors Association. Today, they talked about international trade agreements between the U-S and Canada.

Federal agents found homemade bombs in the Montana home of a man they suspect is the "AK-47 Bandit."

A jailhouse phone call transcript shows that a man suspected in a string of bank robberies and of shooting at a police officer asked his mother to clear his Montana home of guns after his arrest.

A Montana woman has suffered fatal injuries after being mauled by two dogs over the weekend.

A southwestern Montana man who lost consciousness after rescuing his 6-year-old son from the Gallatin River has been released from the hospital.

A 19-year-old Montana man has died after falling 2,000 feet while backcountry skiing with his sister in the Beartooth Mountains in northern Wyoming.