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Evening Newscast 02-28-20

Montana Public Radio Evening Newscast
Josh Burnham

The Montana Democratic Party primary race for governor has its first ticket pairing. Mike Cooney named House Minority Leader Casey Schreiner as his Lieutenant Governor running mate Friday in Helena.

Glacier National Park is searching for a new shuttle service operator after their partnership with Flathead County ended in December.

Montana Democratic attorney general candidate Raph Graybill will stay on the 2020 ballot following an attempt to remove him by a fellow member of the Democratic Party.

Public meetings over a newly released agreement guiding the remainder of the Anaconda Superfund cleanup will be held over the first two weeks of March.

Restrictions on air travel out of China due to the coronavirus are already having an impact on Montana’s tourism season: Businesses in West Yellowstone say bookings by Chinese tourists are down.

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