Montana Newscasts

Montana Public Radio's evening newscasts bring you headlines from across Montana.

Authorities say one man has been killed and another injured in a shooting on the Blackfeet Indian Reservation.

A new report by the Bonneville Power Administration and the state of Montana is promoting the state's renewable energy potential.

Weather officials say a tractor that was carried away in a tornado last week near the Montana-South Dakota state line has yet to be found.

Evening Newscast 06-29-18

Jun 29, 2018

The U.S. Supreme Court will review a case in which a Crow tribal member and former game warden from Montana is asserting his treaty right to hunt elk in the Bighorn National Forest in Wyoming.

Two boys who were shot near a Missoula high school last weekend told investigators the suspect asked them if they wanted to buy drugs and asked where he could get drugs.

President Donald Trump’s campaign website today confirmed he will appear at the Four Seasons Arena in Great Falls next Thursday.

Evening Newscast 06-28-18

Jun 28, 2018

The White House says President Donald Trump will make a stop in Montana next week.

Ballots for Montana state lawmakers to vote on convening a special legislative session were dropped in the mail Thursday, according to the Secretary of State’s Office.

The U.S. Interior Department's inspector general is looking into a complaint about a Montana land deal that links Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke and the head of energy services giant Halliburton.

Evening Newscast 06-27-18

Jun 27, 2018

Secretary of State Corey Stapleton says he’s sending ballots to state lawmakers “as soon as possible,” for whether a special legislative session should be held in July.

Police say the victims of a weekend shooting near a Missoula high school were 16 and 17 and were not from Missoula.

The Blackfeet Tribal Business Council has banned a convicted drug dealer from coming onto the reservation in northern Montana.

Evening Newscast 06-26-18

Jun 26, 2018

A woman who was found gravely injured on the Flathead Indian Reservation over the weekend has died.

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has deleted a photo of himself wearing socks with President Donald Trump's face and the slogan "Make America Great Again" after multiple groups said he was violating federal law.

A federal appeals court has reversed the conviction of a Montana man who shot and killed a grizzly bear near Ronan in 2014.