Montana Evening Edition

Monday - Friday 5:30 PM - 6:00 PM

Local and regional stories from the Montana Public Radio Newsdesk.

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Anchors Corin Cates-Carney and Conrad Scheid
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Montana Evening Edition
6:18 pm
Tue August 12, 2014

Newscast 08-12-2014

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Wildfires continue to blaze across Western Montana as the National Weather Service issues a severe weather warning. Sen. John Walsh makes the first of three public appearances after his resignation from the U.S. Senate race. And findings are released in the investigation of the June highway crash that killed a family of five and the Three Forks fire chief.
 

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Montana Evening Edition
6:16 pm
Mon August 11, 2014

Newscast 08-11-2014

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Authorities are on the lookout for suspects connected with a homicide at a Beaverhead County campground. Wildfires continue to burn across Western Montana. And wildlife managers in Yellowstone are calling for the slaughter or removal of 900 of the park's native bison.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:19 pm
Fri August 8, 2014

Newscast 08-08-2014

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The Missoula Sheriff Department has arrested two people and is searching for another two in connection to the Clark Fork River  homicide investigation. The Thompson River Complex fires have grown to over 800 acres. And Montana Public Radio's Christopher Allen speaks with a political science professor about what's next for the Montana Democratic party.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:52 pm
Thu August 7, 2014

Newcast 08-07-2014

Tonight on Montana Evening Edition:

Democratic Senator John Walsh has dropped out of the U.S. Senate Race. The Thompson River Complex fires have grown to 600 acres. And Flathead Reporter Katrin Frye takes us to a spartan-style-obstacle race for people with disabilities. 

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Montana Evening Edition
6:21 pm
Wed August 6, 2014

Newscast 08-06-2014

Tonight on Montana Evening Edition:

Senator John Walsh's campaign has essentially gone dark as Montana's political pundits await word on whether or not he'll stay in the U.S. Senate race. We'll have updates on Western Montana's wildfires. And former U.S. Senator Max Baucus donates  to the Mansfield Library at the University of Montana.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:14 pm
Tue August 5, 2014

Newscast 08-05-2014

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Western Montana fire officials further ratchet down fire restrictions. And reporter Katrin Frye explains why the Flathead Valley has, so far, escaped serious wildfires.

 

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Montana Evening Edition
6:11 pm
Mon August 4, 2014

Newscast 08-04-2014

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There is a new fire in Missoula's Grant Creek area. The fire crews continue working on area lighting-sparked wildfires that ignited this weekend. And a campaign finance ruling on whether individuals and political parties can give unlimited amounts of money to state candidates should come after the November election.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:14 pm
Fri August 1, 2014

Newscast 08-01-2014

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Two fires in the Lolo National Forest are being fueled by gusting wind. The Montana wood productions industry had its strongest 6-month period in 5 years. And Edward O'Brien talks with a Montana-based Ebola researcher about the unfolding outbreak in West Africa. 

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Montana Evening Edition
6:13 pm
Thu July 31, 2014

Newscast 07-31-2014

Tonight on Montana Evening Edition:

The gender pay gap among Montana Government employees is narrower than in the state's private sector, but there's still a divide. A new voting office will open soon on the Blackfeet Indian Reservation. And Flathead Reporter Katrin Frye tells us how some people are recognizing the 50th anniversary of the Wilderness Act.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:17 pm
Wed July 30, 2014

Newscast 07-30-2014

Tonight on Montana Evening Edition:

The hot, dry weather continues and there are new fires in the Flathead National Forest. A Montana researcher isn't too worried about Africa's spreading Ebola outbreak causing a problem in the developed word. And Yellowstone Public Radio's Jackie Yamanaka continues her series on the challenges veterans face in receiving health care.

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