Montana Evening Edition

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

Local and regional stories from the Montana Public Radio Newsdesk.

Local Anchor(s): 
Anchors Christopher Allen and Eric Whitney
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Montana Evening Edition
6:15 pm
Fri May 23, 2014

Newscast 05-23-2014

A Helena woman dies in a one-vehicle rollover. We'll also tell you about how Montana's Veterans Affairs' system compares to other VA facilities around the country. And on "Campaign Beat" our weekly political analysis program, News Director Sally Mauk talks with Lee Newspaper reporters Chuck Johnson and Mike Dennison about the latest campaign ads featuring women who have been victims of violence.
 

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Montana Evening Edition
6:21 pm
Thu May 22, 2014

Newscast 05-22-2014

Montana landowners will be able to kill up to 100 wolves a year under a new proposal. Flathead Reporter Katrin Frye gives us a tour of some edible plants. And in our feature story, reporter Edward O'Brien profiles the candidates in Missoula's Democratic primary for sheriff.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:16 pm
Wed May 21, 2014

Newscast 05-21-2014

Four couples sue to overturn Montana's ban on gay marriage. We'll also tell you about a Missoula man's plea of not guilty to killing a German exchange student. And in our feature interview, News Director Sally Mauk talks issues with Senator John Walsh.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:21 pm
Tue May 20, 2014

Newscast 05-20-2014

Fire scientists warn of more megafires as the climate changes. Flathead reporter Katrin Frye tells us about a growing sport in Montana - lacrosse. And in our feature story, reporter Edward O'Brien profiles the candidates in the Democratic primary race for U.S. House.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:22 pm
Mon May 19, 2014

Newscast 05-19-2014

Two women are killed in a car crash near Ronan. We'll also tell you about some baseball-size hail and funnel clouds that damaged property in southeast Montana. And in our feature interview, reporter Edward O'Brien talks with Republican U.S.  House candidate Ryan Zinke.

 

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Montana Evening Edition
7:32 pm
Fri May 16, 2014

Newscast 5-16-2014

The University of Montana get its largest-ever research award. We'll also tell you how much the state's unemployment rate dropped. And on Campaign Beat, our weekly political analysis program, News Director Sally Mauk talks with Lee Newspapers capitol reporters Chuck Johnson and Mike Dennison about attack ads and campaign endorsements.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:22 pm
Thu May 15, 2014

Newscast 05-15-2015

Grizzly bears in Montana could be off the endangered species list in two years. Flathead reporter Katrin Frye takes us to a river honoring ceremony on the Flathead Reservation. And in the second of our two-part series on the Missoula country attorney race, News Director Sally Mauk talks with candidate Josh Van De Wetering about changes he would like to see in the county attorney's office.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:20 pm
Wed May 14, 2014

Newscast 05-14-2014

Hyundai says it will appeal a verdict awarding millions of dollars to the families of two Montana teens killed in a Hyundai vehicle. We'll also tell you about a meeting of officials worried about protecting your water. And in our feature interview, News Director Sally Mauk talks with Missoula county attorney candidate Kirsten Pabst about her views of that office. 

 

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Montana Evening Edition
6:13 pm
Tue May 13, 2014

Newscast 05-13-2014

Negotiations will resume on the contentious Flathead Water Compact. Flathead reporter Katrin Fyre takes us to a workshop on backcountry horse packing. And in our feature interview, reporter Edward O'Brien talks with a Rocky Mountain labs scientist about the dangers of hantavirus.
 

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Montana Evening Edition
6:17 pm
Mon May 12, 2014

Newscast 05-12-2014

A Missoula woman dies in a house fire. We'll also tell you what kind of summer fire season to expect. And in our feature interview, News Director Sally Mauk talks with Democratic U.S. Senate candidate John Bohlinger about his stand on everything from balancing the budget to building the Keystone Pipeline.

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