Montana Public Radio

Evening Newscast 11-15-19

Nov 15, 2019

The head of Montana’s Public Service Commission says he didn’t intentionally hide from the public the panel’s approval of a $6.5 million rate hike for NorthWestern Energy customers.

Flathead’s Bigfork High School has its first school resource officer in 11 years.

NorthWestern Energy is asking state utility regulators to sign off on the company’s request to increase their customers’ electric bills by $23.8 million for one year.

A rescue mission in Butte is opening a new homeless shelter to take in persons who may be under the influence of drugs or alcohol.

Out-of-staters are becoming a greater share of the hunters and anglers in Montana. Corin Cates-Carney reports.