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Genealogy At The Montana Historical Society

https://youtu.be/rxRBzLC8kNA More than 11,000 Montanans volunteered to fight in world war one in 1917. If you have ever wondered if any of your ancestors served, you could easily go online to the Montana memory project to...

FWP: Holidays 2015

https://youtu.be/m5zfQuDRbTk Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks wish you happy holidays with this video postcard.

Chamber Spotlight Action Print

This week Cathy is joined by Steve Davison of Action Print.

Montana celebrates Labor Day

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); (HELENA)  As Labor Day 2016 is winding down, it's good to remember that Montana was celebrating working folks before the first Monday in September was a national holiday. One...

Fraud Watch: Montana Lottery scams

HELENA - Thousands of people buy Mega Millions or Powerball tickets in hopes of winning big. Everyone knows those lotteries are the real deal, we’ve hear the success stories of people buying just one ticket...

Big Sky Chronicles: Montana’s craft brewing history

HELENA - Craft brewing in Montana has evolved considerably over the past few decades and its place in Montana history has not gone unnoticed. "It didn't just come about overnight.  It was a gradual progression...

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...

Montana Made: Bring the hot springs home with Medicine Springs

(MTN NEWS-HELENA) Medicine Springs Mineral Therapy owner Brandon Price says it was a trip that his parents took to Chena Hot Springs in Alaska that led to the creation of Medicine Springs -- a product...

Chamber Spotlight Big Sky Brokers Real Estate

On this Chamber Spotlight Cathy is joined by Freda Wilkinson of Big Sky Brokers Real Estate.

Class Act: Capital High teacher honored

HELENA - A Helena educator was recently honored by the Montana Business Education Association. The MBEA named Capital High teacher Terri Norman as the 2017 Outstanding Secondary Teacher of the Year. The award ceremony was held at...

28th Annual Festival of the Trees

  Press Release The holidays are almost here and, in Helena, Intermountain’s Festival of Trees will kick off the Christmas season with the 28th annual Festival of Trees from December 2-6 at the Helena Civic Center....

Montana man starts walk for veteran suicide awareness

MISSOULA -Sunday morning, Missoula veteran Josh Morrison started on his 22-mile walk to raise awareness for high levels of veteran suicide across the nation.Twenty two miles is a walk in the park for a soldier,...

Western artist and writer Paxson now part of Historical Society collection

Edgar Paxson is a true Montana legend. Frontier scout, soldier, well-known painter and writer, Paxon is best known for his art work, some of which hangs at the state capitol. Paxson kept a day to...

Big Sky Chronicles: 6th Graders Tour Helena’s Capitol

(MTN News-Helena) 6th graders from CR Anderson got to travel back in time to learn how Montanan's chose it's capital city as Helena. "Feeling like we were back in time, back to the 1800's was...

Class Act: The Fabulous Firsts

HELENA - Starting Thursday, more than 600 of Helena's first graders will start the new school year off with a brand new book as part of an annual reading program. The Fabulous Firsts event put...

Big Sky Chronicles: Black History Month

HELENA - February is Black History Month.  A website through the Montana Historical Society continues adding more and more information about the history of African Americans in the state, dating back to the mid-1800’s. The...

Fraud Watch: Scammers use utility bill to try and take your money

HELENA - Scammers never seem to take a season off and with winter around the corner, there is another way these imposters are trying to get your money. Now, you could get a phone call,...

The restoration of the American bison

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); (HELENA) One of the 20th century's great conservation stories is the restoration of the American bison. The national icon was hunted to newer extinction by 1886. Montana Historical Society Communication's...

Montana Historical Society celebrates the release of its latest book

(MTN News-HELENA) The Montana Historical Society celebrates the release of its latest book this week: Beyond Schoolmarms and Madams: Montana Women's Stories. The book is a compilation of essays written by numerous authors. Among the stories,...

Chamber Spotlight Stockman Insurance

On this Chamber Spotlight Cathy is joined by Mark Biegler of Stockman Insurance.

Wildfire season is winding down but never truly out

(HELENA) On a cold, snowy, winter-like day, the only fire you're probably thinking of is one to keep you warm. Fire season in Montana and the Northern Rockies is nearing its end. Several snow storms, cooler...

Big Sky Chronicles: Original Governor’s Mansion

HELENA – April marks the 100th anniversary of the United States’ entry into World War I, an event that changed world, the nation and Montana. The anniversary is marked by a series of displays throughout...

Weather Wise: Jet Stream

https://youtu.be/G4A7uL30H1w MTN News - While most people have heard of the jet stream, many have probably not heard of the low level jet. As its name implies, the low level jet is found at much...

High school carpentry students show off their work

(MTN News-HELENA) On Wednesday afternoon, members of the Capital High School and Helena High School Carpentry classes invited the public to see their latest project. An open house for a home they built themselves. It’s a...

Class Act: East Helena celebrates Red Ribbon Week

EAST HELENA- Neighborhoods in East Helena were packed with students wearing red, and waving red ribbons, all part of red ribbon week. The message was all about being drug and alcohol abuse free. Red Ribbon Week...