MTPR

Evening Newscast 06-29-17

Jun 29, 2017

President Donald Trump announced Thurs he’s nominated Kurt Alme of Billings to serve as the next U.S. Attorney for the District of Montana.

Preparations are underway for a fuels reduction project in western Montana’s Bitterroot Valley.

The Montana Supreme Court has rejected an appeal in the case of a Montana woman who sued, saying medical providers failed to diagnose her unborn daughter's cystic fibrosis.

The investigation into the death of a famed Yellowstone National Park grizzly bear killed by an elk hunter in late 2015 determined that the bear was shot three times at close range with a .30 caliber rifle.

Montana's chief political watchdog has ruled that Gov. Steve Bullock's re-election campaign violated state law by failing to timely report expenses stemming from his use of a state aircraft.

Blue Cross Blue Shield of Montana and Life Flight Network have reached an agreement to provide in-network coverage of air ambulance service in southwestern Montana.

Montana lawmakers are making plans to research statewide health concerns ahead of the next legislative session.