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
6:12 pm
Tue April 22, 2014

Newscast 04-22-2014

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Helena is at odds with an order of nuns over who should potentially pay for child sex abuse claims. Flathead reporter Katrin Frye tells us about efforts to save an access point to Flathead lake. And in our feature interview, reporter Edward O'brien talks with a human rights expert on an ethnic group in China fighting persecution.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:15 pm
Mon April 21, 2014

Newscast 04-21-2014

Russian inspectors were in Montana recently visiting dismantled nuclear launch sites. We'll also tell you why congressman Steve Daines was on the University of Montana campus today. And in our feature interview, News Director Sally Mauk talks with prominent atheist Ronald Lindsay about maintaining the separation of church and state.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:17 pm
Fri April 18, 2014

Newscast 04-18-2014

Montana political leaders are not happy with the decision to delay approval of the Keystone Pipeline. We'll also tell you why a group of Montana health professionals are asking governor Steve Bullock to support new limits on carbon emissions. And tonight on "Campaign Beat", a weekly political analysis program, News Director Sally Mauk talks with Lee Newspaper reporters Chuck Johnson and Mike Dennison about Montana's primary races for U.S. House and Senate.
 

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Montana Evening Edition
6:15 pm
Thu April 17, 2014

Newscast 04-17-2014

Flathead reporter Katrin Frye reports the shuttered Columbia Falls aluminum plant may end up as a Superfund site. We'll also tell you about federal funding for flood disaster aid in Montana. And in our feature interview, News Director Sally Mauk talks with the founder of an organization that helps victims of modern day slavery stay free and economically independent.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:12 pm
Wed April 16, 2014

Newscast 04-16-2014

A new study shows high levels of mercury in fish in some national parks, including Glacier. We'll also tell you why the state of Idaho is suing a timber company. And in our feature interview, reporter Edward O'Brien talks with Montana's U.S. attorney about efforts to reduce violence on Indian reservations.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:12 pm
Tue April 15, 2014

Newscast for 04-15-2014

Residents west of Lolo are warned of the risks of mudslides and flash flooding.

Flathead Reporter Katrin Frye tells us about a new levy request by the Kalispell

School District. And in our feature interview, reporter Edward O'Brien talks with

two experts about preventing child abuse.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:11 pm
Mon April 14, 2014

Newscast 04-14-2014

St. Patrick Hospital announces new services that add to the changing medical landscape in Missoula. We'll also tell you about a potential new biomass energy facility on the Flathead Reservation. And in our feature interview, News Director Sally Mauk talks with aging expert Louis Tenenbaum about what it takes to successfully "age in place."

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Montana Evening Edition
6:08 pm
Fri April 11, 2014

Newscast 04-11-2014

Officials close a dangerous section of the Bitterroot River. Capitol Reporter

Dan Boyce looks at the opportunities - and challenges - facing young farmers.

And in our feature interview, News Director Sally Mauk talks with Lieutenant

Governor Angela McLean about the importance of learning how government

works, and how much you can participate.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:10 pm
Thu April 10, 2014

Newscast 04-10-2014

The University of Montana will get former senator Max Baucus's papers - and some of his remaining campaign funds. Capitol reporter Dan Boyce tells us why some mountain lion hunters want to lower the lion quotas. Flathead reporter Katrin Frye looks at a grant program that adds value to Montana Agriculture. And in our feature interview, News Director Sally Mauk talks with the USDA Deputy Undersecretary for natural resources and environment about restoring the national forests.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:07 pm
Wed April 9, 2014

Newscast 04-09-2014

Capitol Reporter Dan Boyce tells us the nuclear arsenal managed by

Malmstrom Air Force Base could be in for some changes. We'll also tell you

about a Missoula company that just got a big financial boost. And in our feature

interview, News Director Sally Mauk talks with a Chinese exile, scholar and

author about the legacy of the Tiananmen protest and massacre.

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