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 Corin Cates-Carney and Conrad Scheid
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Montana Evening Edition
6:26 pm
Mon June 2, 2014

Newscast 06-02-2014

Montanans speak out after President Obama announces an ambitious carbon reduction plan. We'll also hear from new UM men's basketball's head coach Travis DeCuire. And Corrections Officer Landee Holloway talks about the challenges facing former Prisoners as they re-enter society.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:18 pm
Fri May 30, 2014

Newscast 05-30-2014

State officials improve computer security after a health department server is hacked. We'll also tell you about a murder-suicide near Superior. 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 effectiveness of attack ads - and the importance of voting in next week's primary election.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:16 pm
Thu May 29, 2014

Newcast 05-29-2014

State investigators have been called in to investigate two deaths near Superior. Flathead reporter Katrin Frye has an update on the effort to reach a controversial water compact agreement on the Flathead Reservation. And in our feature interview, General Manager William Marcus talks with News Director Sally Mauk, who is wrapping up her last week at Montana Public Radio.
 

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Montana Evening Edition
6:24 pm
Wed May 28, 2014

Newscast 05-28-2014

Governor Bullock proposes funding of early childhood education. We'll also tell you how former Governor Brian Schweitzer stands to make a lot of money from the sale of some mining claims. And in our feature interview, reporter Edward O'Brien profiles three of the five Republican candidates for the U.S. House.

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Inside MTPR
3:54 pm
Wed May 28, 2014

Far-flung congratulations for Sally Mauk

Retiring MTPR News Director, Sally Mauk

On Friday, Sally Mauk retires after 34 years with Montana Public Radio, 31 of them as News Director. We gathered some well-wishes from colleagues, friends, and community leaders.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:20 pm
Tue May 27, 2014

Newscast 05-27-2014

Montana Tribal Leaders say Indian Health Service is not providing needed health care. Flathead reporter Katrin Frye looks at the impact of a Flathead abortion clinic being closed. And in our feature interview, reporter Edward O'Brien talks with Clark Fork River advocates about clean-up of the old Smurfit-Stone Mill site.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:15 pm
Mon May 26, 2014

Newscast 05-26-2014

Montanans turn out to remember and honor those who serve and have given the ultimate sacrifice for their nation. We'll also take you to a whitewater festival in Bigfork. And in our feature interview, News Director Sally Mauk talks with Whitney Williams - who's dad, Pat served 18 years as Montana's representative in the US House. Her mom, Carol, wielded significant power in the state legislature.
 

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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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