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Montana Made: Montana Hydraulics makes parts that help keep other industries running

TOWNSEND -  When it comes to components for industrial machines, Montana Hydraulics owners Mark and Della Ehlke say there isn’t much they can’t make. “We’re able to pretty much take on just about anything,”...

Fraud Watch: Beware of the driveway paving scam

HELENA - Folks need to be wary of scammers offering to pave your driveway as the weather gets warmer. Scammers may entice you with discounts but fail to deliver. A contractor comes to your home,...

Face The State: Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center Anniversary

The Lewis & Clark Interpretive Center in Great Falls celebrated its 20th anniversary in early May. Ron Wiseman and Dave Cunningham talked with Tim McGonigal about the center, the history, community support, and numerous events...

Montana Made: Technology helps Harlowton ticket printing company thrive

HARLOWTON - Behind a small storefront on Harlowton’s Central Avenue is a company that doesn’t quite fit in with the notion of “small town.” TicketPrinting.Com was started in 2001 and has developed into one of...

Outdoor Report: Saving water for Montana trout

TWIN BRIDGES - It sounds simple, but fish need water to survive and in this Outdoor Report, Winston Greeley tells has the story about one-way Fish, Wildlife and Parks saves water for trout. "Hells Canyon...

Montana Made: Cowboy culture alive and well in the Bitterroot

VICTOR - Montana is known for its "cowboy culture" and a way of life that takes you back in time. It doesn't hurt if the look matches that feel. In the Bitterroot Valley there's a...

Fraudwatch: Don’t forget to shred sensitive personal information

HELENA - Scammers are always looking for ways to get a hold of your personal information which is why it's essential to get rid of any old personal documents lying around the house. However,...

Montana Made: Wild Horse Meadows Soap Company

BUTTE - Nothing is more difficult to deal with as a parent than not being able to help your child when he or she is in pain. In this week's Montana Made, we meet a...

Outdoor Report: Fisheries manager helping keep Montana anglers happy

ANACONDA - Montana’s fish hatcheries produce millions of fish per year for anglers and for one woman it’s more than just a job -- after all, Angela Smith has loved fish ever since she...

A Rich Heritage | Winston Rod Bonus

Annette McLean has been with the Winston Rod Company for more than thirty years. Her role has expanded from part-time quality control to the leading female rod designer on the planet. In this Under the...

Montana Made: RoBarr

CONRAD - Many people drink coffee or tea every day, but a company in Conrad has created a replacement out of barley. Linda O’Brien’s husband is a wheat and barley farmer and she knew she...

Sweet Spring is Here with 70’s in the Forecast

Some parts of the state saw snow on Monday morning, but just about everyone will love this forecast for later this week.  A FLOOD WARNING is still in effect for the Milk River from...

Fraud Watch: Watch out for false “jury duty” calls

HELENA - Like many common telephone scams, the so-called “jury duty scam” can appear at first to be a serious phone call. A caller will claim that you have been cited for failing to...

Avalanche danger remains, despite warmer weather

BOZEMAN - April 15 marked the last day of the ski season for Bridger Bowl, but with changing weather conditions, Ski Patrol warns anyone heading to the backcountry to be extra cautious. Bridger Bowl posted...

Montana Made: Montana Outlaw BBQ

COLUMBUS - When you think of Montana, barbeque probably isn’t the first thing that comes to mind. But one family in Columbus is working to change that. The Hamiltons are an elite, father-son competition barbeque...

Outdoor Report: FWP offering up new one-stop website for anglers

Hopefully, spring will show up soon and that's when a lot of anglers will start taking to Montana’s lakes and rivers – and anglers will now have a new site to visit for all...

Fraud Watch: Be aware of scam “IRS” calls

HELENA - Each year, hundreds of Montanans report receiving a phone message that sounds like an urgent tax issue. But state investigators say the calls are really scams, and the callers are posing as...

Jerry’s Town: Billings man constructs lifelike model train town

BILLINGS - It’s unlike any place you’ve seen in Montana, an entire town constructed by one man. For the better part of six years, Jerry Tillinger, a 78-year-old Air Force veteran, spent his days in...

Montana Made: Split Mountain Metals

BELGRADE - Do good work and success will come - that's the foundation of most of Montana's small businesses. At Split Mountain Metals in Belgrade, a couple whose good work took them all the way...

This Week in Fish & Wildlife: Elk test positive for brucellosis in Southwest MT

Elk in southwestern Montana were exposed to brucellosis, based on the results of a brucellosis surveillance from a 2018 elk capture operation. According to officials with Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks, elk were captured in...

Montana Made: After Image Metal began with a love of art

GREAT FALLS - A Great Falls veteran is filling his life with art, using a canvas not many people would think to try. Reporter Kaley Collins went inside his shop to find out more about...

Weather Wise: Spring is coming

HELENA - Tuesday is the Vernal Equinox, more commonly known as the first day of Spring, finally! In this week's Weather Wise, Spring in Montana usually brings everything including the kitchen sink, so let's...

FWP studying health of Montana mountain goats

LIVINGSTON - One of Montana's most iconic game species fails from conservation neglect, but new efforts by Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks look to improve the management of Montana s mountain goats. Wildlife researchers recently...

Flathead River Plan will look at recreation and other issues

 COLUMBIA FALLS - Forest Service planners say a new comprehensive management plan for the three forks of the Flathead River will look at the increasing recreational use on the river system. But they say there’s...

Fraud Watch: Avoid getting scammed

HELENA - No one sets out to get scammed, but sometimes it happens before you know it. MTN News reviews some of the most important tips to avoid losing money in this Fraud Watch...