MTPR

Montana Evening Edition

Monday - Friday 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM
  • Hosted by , Edward O'Brien
  • Local Anchor Anchors Christopher Allen and Eric Whitney

Local and regional stories from the Montana Public Radio Newsdesk.

Newscast 11-07-2014

Nov 7, 2014

We have more on the “crowd-shooting” incident outside Helena last weekend where hunters shot more than thirty elk. Our Campaign Beat analysts talk about what candidates did right and wrong this year - and look ahead to next year’s legislative session. We’ll also hear from educators and businesspeople in Helena who’re working to get more girls into science careers.

Newscast 11-06-2014

Nov 6, 2014

Thirty elk were killed last Sunday near Helena in an incident of questionable ethics. We'll also take a look at Montana's new tourism campaign, and human error has been ruled out in the train derailment that dumped the bodies of six jumbo jets into the Clark Fork river.

Newscast 11-05-2014

Nov 5, 2014

Voter turnout in Montana was basically the same this election as it was in the last mid-term contest in 2010. A round-up of election numbers is our top story. We'll also tell you which six counties John Lewis and Amanda Curtis won, and Edward O'Brien has an interview with a researcher who's speaking tonight at the University of Montana - about wildlife in the anthropocene.

Newscast 11-04-2014

Nov 4, 2014

Four out of five absentee voters in Montana have turned in their ballots, but overall voter turnout won't be know until the polls close. We get a taste of voting in small-town Montana, and Gov. Bullock says he's hoping the election results in a legislature he can work with.

Newcast 11-03-2014

Nov 3, 2014

The past and present owners of the paper mill in Frenchtown miss another deadline to propose their clean-up plans. Missoula's city council is talking over the purchase of Mountain Water tonight. A former Griz makes the NBA. And our election-night analysts tell us what they'll be watching for as

the returns roll in.

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