Montana Newscasts

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

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.

Evening Newscast 06-25-18

Jun 25, 2018

Environmental regulators are asking a judge to rule that a mining executive violated Montana's "bad actor" law and to block him from operating in the state.

Investigators say the Crow Indian Tribe cannot account for $14.5 million in federal transportation funding it received over a four-year period.

Four people have been arrested after a woman was found gravely injured on the Flathead Indian Reservation.

Evening Newscast 06-22-18

Jun 22, 2018

Democrats in Congress are asking U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke to explain the reassignments of dozens of senior agency officials, most recently Yellowstone National Park's superintendent who was offered an unwanted transfer and then told he'd be gone in August.

Part of Highway 200 reopened this afternoon clearing the route between Missoula and Great Falls.

Donald Trump Jr. is set to rally Montana Republicans after his father said Democratic U.S. Sen. Jon Tester must pay "a big price" for releasing allegations that derailed the White House's Veterans Affairs nominee.