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Capital High students create “wrapped in love” quilts for a good cause

(MTN News-Helena) Stitch by stitch a Capital High School design class is sewing quilts to donate to a Helena non-profit. MTN's Sara Stinson shows us the needlework involved in making these "wrapped in love" quilts. Everyday...

The History Behind Pi Day

(MTN News-Helena) People all over the world are celebrating international Pi Day on Monday. While International Pi Day is not actually about the baked dish you can use a pie to show exactly what the...

Class Act: Premiere Dance Company vists Shodair Children’s Hospital

(MTN News-HELENA) Kids at Shodair Children's Hospital in Helena were treated to quite the historical performance on Wednesday morning. Dozens of girls with the Premiere Dance Company performed, “Dancing through the Decades,” combining history and...

Montana Historical Society Gun Show

    (MTN News-HELENA) The Montana Historical Society has a firearm exhibit with guns dating back to the 19th century and early 20th century.  Each gun has it's own history of how it was made and...

Class Act: High School Students Build a Home for a Veteran

https://youtu.be/rTWT3A8hbxA (MTN News-HELENA) A group of Helena High School students are sharpening their home building skills on a project that will eventually be given to a disabled veteran. Walt Jone's carpentry-two class began building this home from...

The Montana Historical Society Recreates a Beer from the 1800’s

https://youtu.be/AYumtWx1dys (MTN News-HELENA) In honor of the Montana Historical Society's 150 years, Lewis & Clark Brewery teamed up with the organization to recreate a beer from the 1800s. MTN's Sara Stinson shares how they brewed...

Class Act: State Champion Robotics Team needs Community’s Help

https://youtu.be/c_4luVP6jyc   (MTN News-HELENA) Operating robots can challenge most people, but designing and building one can be event more difficult. In this week's Class Act, MTN's Mikenzie Frost met some Helena students who do not have...

How the weather affects dog racing

https://youtu.be/H4S9bV0SjDg (MTN News-HELENA) Sled dogs and their mushers crossed the finish line on Monday as this year's race to the sky comes to an end.  These dogs are truly the most elite athletes in the...

Marias Massacre: Bloody Part of Montana’s Past

https://youtu.be/Rdvl-Ti180M (MTN News-HELENA) The history of Montana and the nation is riddled with bloody clashes between Native Americans and European American settlers.  Some get overshadowed by better known battles, such as Little Big Horn, while...

FWP: Game Bird

https://youtu.be/qZ65lyCD5go At the age of 14, Ray Johnson harvested his first pheasant - an experience that set him on a quest that has been 59 years in the making.

Clancy Students Compete in Science & Technology

https://youtu.be/UAk_3hmUve0 (MTN News, CLANCY) - Science fairs can be a fun time to experiment with whatever is interesting for you. In this week's Class Act, MTN’s Mikenzie Frost learns about static electricity and the power...

Helena High School Senior Heading to Chicago for her Broadway Dreams

https://www.youtube.com/watch?edit=vd&v=T1poeNvbPPs   (MTN News-HELENA)  A local high school student is following the yellow brick road to Chicago.  Helena High senior Savannah Smith warms up her vocals before her big trip to the Windy City where she...

Update on Helena Boy who Creates a Holiday Light Show

https://youtu.be/QR7TpuLciks (MTN News-HELENA)  Do you remember the Helena boy who creates a musical light show every holiday season asking only for donations for God's love? It looks like Thomas Reguin raised more money than he...

The Myrna Loy Center’s Hidden History

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8m_k6KIQ6L0&feature=youtu.be (MTN News-HELENA) Once upon a time, one of Helena's most revered performance venues housed some of Montana's most incorrigible citizens. The Myrna Loy Center in Helena is where many of us go to catch a...

Weather Wise Monday: Avalanches

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-qKX3dPgm_E&feature=youtu.be (MTN News-HELENA) Since January 16th, 2016, 10 people have been killed by avalanches in the United States.  This is the highest number of avalanche fatalities in January since 2001. In this week's Weather Wise report,...

Helena’s New Brewery Is A Hit

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b5Rzgyt-nrA   (MTN News-HELENA) Micro-breweries in Montana are popping up left and right as craft beer become increasingly popular. If you have strolled down Last Chance Gulch in downtown Helena recently, you may have noticed a new...

Class ACT: Dancer Maddy

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=q2d2wuk44CA&feature=youtu.be (MTN News-HELENA)  Participating in sports outside of school can be challenging with a large time commitment.  In this week's Class Act, MTN's Mikenzie Frost brings us a story of a dancer who says all...

Weather Wise: Where has Curtis been for 7 years?

https://youtu.be/N2x3U0BlgYQ (MTN News-Helena)  Some of you may be wondering, where Curtis Grevenitz been for the last 7 years.  The answer to that question in this week's weather wise as we welcome Curtis back to the...

Celebrating African American Montanans who worked in medical field

https://youtu.be/NiuJhCRMZYo (MTN News- HELENA) This year is the 30th anniversary of observing Martin Luther King, Jr. Day as a federal holiday. Marking the contributions of Dr. King, MTN’s Mikenzie Frost tells us the stories of...

Outdoor Report: Hunting Season

https://youtu.be/Z4VWBAzJf7Y MTN News- Every 2 years Wildlife managers set Montana's big game hunting seasons.  During this lengthy process Fish, Wildlife and Parks looks to balance all sides. Any kind of wildlife management is a balance, whether...

Big Sky Chronicles: The Hidden History at the General Mercantile

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=46l9dO9TYWg MTN News- Nestled in the heart of Downtown Helena the General Mercantile is more than just your average coffee shop.  Built in 1971 owner Ray Domer says the unique coffeehouse has a lot of...

Capital High Wins Best in State For Verizon App Challenge

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VTBdfc5mryI&feature=youtu.be MTN News-For the second year in a row Capital High School wins best in state for the Verizon wireless App Challenge. 5 Capital High coders created a mobile app called "Mesh" to help students collaborate...

Weather Wise: Formation of Valley Fog

MTN News- Most Montanans in the Mountain West Region are accustomed to seeing Valley Fog especially in the Fall and Winter months. Fog typically forms at night when the skies are clear and the winds...

Preliminary FIRST Lego Robotics competition

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xT_sBJK6zZo&feature=youtu.be   MTN News-The house was packed at Exploration Works as six LEGO robotics teams from the Helena area competed in the preliminary first competition Tuesday night. Each team went three times and had 2 1/2 minutes...