Montana Public Radio

Evening Newscast 01-31-20

Jan 31, 2020

Montana's Judicial Standards Commission filed a complaint against a Billings judge Friday, alleging she violated rules of conduct while running for office in 2018.

A Montana prosecutor is pursuing criminal charges against three Crow tribe officials involved in an attempt last year to oust the tribe’s chairman.

Montana’s U.S. Senators have split along party lines on the question to call witnesses in the impeachment trial of President Donald Trump.

A new case of chronic wasting disease has been confirmed in a single game-farm elk in eastern Montana. It’s the first CWD infection found in a domestic herd in Montana since 1999.

The National Weather Service has issued a rare first-day-of-February fire warning for parts of Montana.

The Montana University System is prohibiting all university-related travel to China until further notice.

State officials announced redrafted rules for the disposal of radioactive oil waste following public concern.