Montana Evening Edition

Montana Evening Edition
6:12 pm
Fri July 18, 2014

Newscast for 07-18-2014

Rough terrain is the biggest obstacle in fighting two new wildfires in the Bitterroot. You'll now need a criminal background check to drive school buses in Montana. And Edward O'Brien discusses television, movies, and rude theater audiences with NPR film critic Kenneth Turan.

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Montana Evening Edition
6:11 pm
Fri July 4, 2014

Newscast for 07-04-2014

We take a look at a family-run fireworks stand in Missoula, and Yellowstone Public Radio's Jakie Yamanaka introduces us to new medical school graduates in Billings.

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National Native News moves to 5:54 p.m.
12:07 am
Tue June 3, 2014

New timing for Montana Evening Edition

MTPR's news department is in trusted hands, with Edward O'Brien serving as Interim News Director. The station is working to hire both a new News Director and Capitol Bureau Chief.  To cope with the slim staffing, there will be a few temporary changes to Montana Evening Edition

 

"There will not be a nightly in-depth feature interview," says O'Brien, "it just isn't possible to produce that lengthy feature without more staff." The evening news will be slightly shorter, and National Native News will air at the end of Montana Evening Edition

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05-31-2013Newscast.mp3
6:17 pm
Fri May 31, 2013

Montana Evening Edition 05-31-2013

Capitol reporter Dan Boyce talks about Governor Steve Bullock reaching out to lawmakers to uphold his vetoes. In our feature interview, reporter Edward O'Brien follows up with the CEO of the Montana Food Bank Network and talks about why summer may be a time of difficulty for many families.

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