MTPR

Evening Newscast 07-06-17

Jul 6, 2017

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke wants to streamline the process for oil and gas development on federal lands.

A lot of Montanans were shaken at about 12:30 this morning by an earthquake with an epicenter about six miles south-east of Lincoln.

The Phillips County Sheriff's office has ordered a mandatory evacuation for the town of Landusky due to the nearby July Fire burning in Phillips County, just south of the Fort Belknap Reservation.

Native American tribes, clans and leaders from seven states and Canada say the U.S. government's recent decision to lift protections for grizzly bears in the Yellowstone National Park area violates their religious freedom.

The American Red Cross is facing a shortage of blood.

Leaders of Montana doctors, nurses and hospital groups today spoke out against the health care bill being proposed by Senate Republicans.