MTPR

Evening Newscast 07-09-18

Jul 9, 2018

Records show Montana's new parole board is granting inmates' release sooner after changes were made last year.

A Roman Catholic bishop says four Montana priests who attended President Donald Trump's rally in Great Falls as VIPs last week should not have been wearing their clerical garb.

Authorities say a 72-year-old Montana man died after his kayak flipped in the Jefferson River.

A vote count released this morning on the proposed special session of the Montana legislature shows the call is not possible without votes from both sides of the isle.

Glacier National Park officials say work has begun to reconstruct a backcountry dormitory that burned in a fire last year.

Smoke visible in the Missoula-area today dropped the air quality to “moderate.” The smoke is likely coming from the Klamathon Fire in California.

A 5-month-old infant who miraculously survived more than nine hours being buried under a pile of sticks and debris in the woods of western Montana suffered only minor injuries despite wearing wet and soiled clothes in cold weather.