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How can we improve your online experience? Take a 5 minute survey about how you tune in, why you tune in, and what you want more or less of. Your feedback will help us understand your needs and guide our online efforts.

Take the survey here to make your voice heard.

Drink a beer and support Montana Public Radio at the same time! It doesn't get any easier than that.

On Wednesday, March 13 from 5-8 p.m., when you buy a pint at the KettleHouse Northside, $1 will go to benefit Montana Public Radio.

'Richest Hill' is a single-season podcast all about the past, present and future of Butte, Montana. Subscribe now, episode one comes out March 5.
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Butte, America is a big damn deal — and it's on the verge of some big changes. That's why we're making a podcast all about the Mining City's past, present and future. Episode one comes out March 5.

Listen and subscribe at https://buttepodcast.org/ or wherever you get your podcasts. And follow Richest Hill on Facebook for more updates.

Join us at Kalispell Brewing Company and have a beer on us. We want to mix and mingle with you, hear your feedback, and celebrate public radio with our fantastic Flathead listeners.

It's also a send-off MTPR's Flathead Reporter Nicky Ouellet who will soon take over as the news director at Yellowstone Public Radio.

Stop by Kalispell Brewing Company and say hello, March 7, from 5 – 8 p.m.

UM Broadcast Media Center.
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The University of Montana and the Broadcast Media Center invites applications for a Chief Engineer for broadcast facilities of MontanaPBS and Montana Public Radio. The Chief Engineer will be responsible for the design, implementation, maintenance and proper operation of all engineering technical aspects of television and radio stations.

We have two days for getting deals: Black Friday and Cyber Monday. On GivingTuesday, we have a day for giving back. Together, people are creating a new ritual for our annual calendar. #GivingTuesday is the opening day of the giving season.

As you take time to support organizations that make a difference in your life and your community, consider a tax-deductible donation to Montana Public Radio. You'll be helping support a strong voice for independent journalism and local arts and music.

MISSOULA – The team behind the Montana Public Radio podcast “SubSurface: Resisting Montana’s Underwater Invaders” has won a prestigious 2018 Kavli Science Journalism Award.

The science journalism awards, administered by the American Association for the Advancement of Science since 1945, honor distinguished reporting for a general audience. Endowed by the Kavli Foundation, the awards are open to journalists worldwide, and entries came from 54 countries this year. Independent panels of science journalists select the winners.

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Microsoft announced a new agreement this week to deliver broadband internet service to over 73,000 people in rural Montana and Washington who currently have slow, or no internet whatsoever.

The FCC says roughly 40 percent of rural Montanans lack access to a broadband internet connection.

A big thank you from everyone at MTPR to everyone who donated or volunteered during fall pledge week! Your support makes public radio possible.

So far, you've donated $206,026 toward this fall's goal of $260,000.

Pledge Week Wraps Up, Then We Party!

Oct 14, 2018
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Sunday is the final day of the on air portion of the fall pledge drive. Tune in for a special 2 hour "Wait, Wait, Don’t Tell Me" from noon to 2 p.m. to conclude the drive. There's a $4,000 bonus match on the line if we reach $40,000 in pledges by the end of the show. Time is running out, make your donation now.

After that, we celebrate!

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