Montana Public Radio

Evening Newcast 02-10-20

Feb 10, 2020

Officials say Montana hunters will be able to submit meat for chronic wasting disease testing within the state by the next hunting season.

Montana has recorded four flu-related deaths this season, according to the state Department of Public Health and Human Services.

The Trump administration has disbanded its advisory board created to help boost trophy hunting and relax federal rules for importing the heads and hides of African elephants, lions and rhinos.

No suspicious devices were found in a search of public schools in Great Falls after a handwritten note that included a bomb threat was found at an elementary school.

U.S. Forest Service officials have given conditional approval to a Canadian company to conduct exploratory drilling at 35 sites in the Beartooth Mountains.

A former Indian Health Service pediatrician has been sentenced for sexually abusing Native American children while on the Pine Ridge Reservation in South Dakota.