Montana Public Radio

Evening Newscast 02-11-20

Feb 11, 2020

Montana authorities have arrested two of three men who escaped from the Big Horn County Detention Center in Hardin last week.

Great Falls Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect they say likely placed a bomb threat on a local elementary school early Monday morning.

A Montana agency Monday released a cleanup plan for waste ponds at two of the Colstrip power plant’s four units.

A council appointed by Gov. Steve Bullock has released a list of draft recommendations for the state to address climate change and reduce greenhouse gases.

Oil production from federally-managed lands and waters topped a record 1 billion barrels last year.

The state of Montana has revoked 85 specialty license plates that have not been chosen or renewed by at least 400 drivers in the previous year.

The EPA, the state of Montana, and others will make a “significant announcement” on the future of the Superfund cleanup in Butte on Thursday.