Before joining Peter Christian on the air in 2012 I worked at a number of odd jobs that range from selling board games and scooping up dog doo, to teaching English in Japan and coaching award winning debate teams. I was in trouble most of my childhood for talking too much in class, now I get to get in trouble for talking on the radio. It's great!
Montana’s New Net Neutrality Executive Order- State Leaders Respond
An executive order from Governor Bullock this week has instituted a new net neutrality rule for Montana, but it only applies to companies that receive state contracts.
Officials ‘Perplexed’ by CDC’s HIV Outbreak Warning for Two Montana Counties
A recent report from the CDC tries to predict the next HIV outbreak and, to the surprise of nearly all local officials, lists two rural Montana counties.
Montana’s Jon Tester One of Just 18 Voting Nay on Motion to End ‘Shutdown’
Montana Democrat Jon Tester was one of only 18 U.S. Senators who voted "Nay" today, January 22, on a cloture vote that will allow the federal government to reopen until February 8.
Government Shutdown Cancels Missoula Resource Management Meeting
The federal government shutdown has delayed a meeting in Missoula by the Bureau of Land Management.
Missoula Crime: Lots of Assaults and ‘Meth in a Cheetos Bag’
From an assault with a bodily fluid and surreptitious visual observation cases to drugs in a snack bag, Missoula crimes kept the courts busy.
Lake County Jail at Capacity, Puts 1,600 Felony Warrants on Hold
A report by the National Institute of Corrections indicates that Lake County, Montana needs a new jail, it’s something Sheriff Don Bell has known for a while.
Cliven Bundy Among Many to Speak About Western Property Rights in Northwest Montana
Cliven Bundy, the Nevada rancher now famous for a standoff with the Bureau of Land Management in 2014 was released from prison on January 8, and one of his first public appearances will be in Northwest Montana.
Missoula Ridership up in 2017, Big Growth Expected in 2018
The Missoula International Airport had a good year in 2017, despite expectations that ridership would remain flat through the year.
Mineral County Jail to Reopen in February, Delayed by Bad Paint
The Mineral County jail has been closed since last November when staffing levels declined to just two jailers and even the Sheriff turned in his badge and quit.
Montana Child Fatalities Even After Reports to Child and Family Services Climb in 2017
The Montana Department of Justice released a report today documenting child fatalities in situations where there was a report of possible child abuse and neglect to the Montana Child and Family Services Division of DPHHS.