Montana Public Radio

Evening Newscast 11-22-19

Nov 22, 2019

Attorney General William Barr announced a nationwide plan to address the crisis of missing and slain Native American women Friday, as concerns mount over the level of violence they face.

A jury found Helena mayor and Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Wilmot Collins not guilty of leaving the scene of a car accident earlier this year.

A land conservation group says its helped ensure, 7,300 acres of land in western Montana’s Blackfoot River corridor remains in public hands.

Montana officials say public schools received nearly $46 million through state management of trust lands, minerals and timber for the financial year that ended June 30.

Montana wildlife officials recently captured a grizzly bear near Columbia Falls, and moved it to a remote location in the North Fork of the Flathead River Drainage.

The Montana Department of Livestock reported the first case of land-based rabies in Missoula County in four years on Thursday.

Legislation naming a Missoula post office for Montana native Jeannette Rankin is headed to President Donald Trump’s desk awaiting his signature.

A Montana man has been arrested for stealing a city bus with two passengers in Billings, and driving it for five minutes before the police stopped him.