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
6:22 pm
Tue November 12, 2013

Newscast 11-12-2013

The Yellowstone County Treasurer refuses to resign over racist e-mails he sent. Capitol Reporter Dan Boyce tells us why Helena hopes to cull more deer from the city limits. Flathead Reporter Katrin Frye looks into a program to boost energy efficiency. And in our feature interview, reporter Edward O'Brien talks with the head of the Montana Food Bank Network about the growing demand for food aid.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:18 pm
Mon November 11, 2013

Newscast 11-11-2013

Senator Max Baucus and Missoula city mayor John Engen addressed PTSD at this year's Veteran's Day ceremony. Missoula St. Pat's cardiovascular program is recognized as one of the top 50 in the nation. And in our feature interview, capitol reporter Dan Boyce talks with ACLU attorney Patrick Toomey about the changing face of privacy.

 

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Montana Evening Edition
6:12 pm
Fri November 8, 2013

Newscast 11-08-2013

Capitol Reporter Dan Boyce reports on how Northwestern Energy says buying PPL's dams will save customers money in the long run. Flathead reporter Katrin Frye tells us about a disease affecting bats that officials hope to keep out of Montana. And in our feature interview, news director Sally Mauk talks with environmental historian Char Miller about how our changing fire seasons require a change in response.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:20 pm
Thu November 7, 2013

Newscast From MTPR 11-07-2013

An energy company lays off employees at its Butte plant. Capitol Reporter Dan Boyce tells us why John Bohlinger thinks he's the democrats' best hope to beat Steve Daines in the U.S. Senate race. And in our feature interview, News Director Sally Mauk talks with pioneering conservationist Brock Adams about his lifelong activism for the environment.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:14 pm
Wed November 6, 2013

Newscast 11-06-2013

Capitol Reporter Dan Boyce tells us Congressman Steve Daines made his announcement today, declaring he's running for the U.S. Senate. And in tonight's feature, News Director Sally Mauk talks with Alexandra Scranton of Women's Voices for the Earth, about toxicity levels in feminine care products.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:24 pm
Tue November 5, 2013

Newscast 11-05-2013

There's still time to vote in today's election. Capitol Reporter Dan Boyce tells us why a new study suggests uninsured Montanans will sign up for the Affordable Care Act. Flathead Reporter Katrin Frye looks at how using locally produced foods in school lunches is catching on both in Montana and nationally. And in our feature interview, News Director Sally Mauk talks with pioneer jazz musician "Mad" Duran about breaking barriers.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:39 pm
Mon November 4, 2013

Newscast 11-04-2013

A missing couple is found safe after getting their car stuck in snow for a week. We'll also tell you why more and more hunters carry bear spray. And in our feature interview, reporter Edward O'Brien talks with the Montana Kids Count director, Thale Dillon, about the importance of early childhood education.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:15 pm
Fri November 1, 2013

Newscast 11-01-2013

A Yellowstone County official describes a racist e-mail he sent as quote, "The way Montanans talk." Missoula County hopes more people send in their ballots for Tuesday's city election. And in our feature interview, Reporter Edward O'Brien talks with a diabetes expert about how to manage the disease.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:14 pm
Thu October 31, 2013

Newscast 10-31-2013

Dan Boyce tells us about an abortion rights group accusing crisis pregnancy centers of giving out false information. Flathead reporter Katrin Frye gives us a Halloween tour of an old cemetery. And in our feature interview, news director Sally Mauk talks with Missoula author Gwen Florio about her new mystery novel "Montana".

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Montana Evening Edition
6:14 pm
Wed October 30, 2013

Newscast 10-30-2013

Capitol reporter Dan Boyce tells us the Public Service Commision is moving forward with a rule that may hurt small renewable energy producers. We'll also tell you about a groundbreaking for a new homeless shelter in Missoula. And in our feature interview, reporter Edward O'Brien talks with two individuals working to improve health care for transgender people.

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