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Big Sky Chronicles: Carroll College’s Observatory

(Helena)  Living in a town with a rich heritage like the Queen City of Helena means we can walk right past history and not even know it. MTN's Dennis Carlson found just such an example...

Big Sky Chronicles: historic Helena sign restored

HELENA- Two Helena area families worked to restore a historic ghost sign over the Labor Day weekend. Ghost signs are old hand painted advertising that has been preserved beyond the life of the business. The Palmquist...

Chamber Spotlight Stockman Insurance

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

Montana Made: Allison Kallaway Jewelry

KALISPELL - This Montana Made segment takes us to the small studio of metal smith jewelry artist Allison Kallaway-Young who cuts, bends and hammers metals to create one-of-a-kind jewelry. Every artist has some inspiration and for Kallaway-Young,...

Snow storm of epic proportions is a skier’s dream

TETON PASS RESORT - A tremendous snowstorm continues to hit big sky country, and some snow reports show totals over five and a half feet deep. In this week's Weather-Wise, Storm Hunter and Chief Meteorologist Curtis...

Student Works to Help Dogs Find Forever Homes

https://youtu.be/bhlGnWNsOSw "A happy dog gets out faster." Carroll College anthrozoology senior Kat Martineau is out playing with a group of dogs at the Lewis and Clark Humane Society. And when Martineau started interning a year ago at...

Weather Wise Tuesday: Why does our breath fog up in the cold?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AnNjEq00CFg&feature=youtu.be MTN News- In Montana we have dry air and often strong winds that make it a bit harder for us to see that vapor cloud when we breathe. Most of us know why our breath...

Big Sky Chronicles: iconic MT photographer LA Huffman

HELENA - At the turn of 20th century the world was fascinated with the western frontier. Photographers like LA Huffman made sure the west was portrayed honestly and without romanticism. Huffman is one of the influential...

Fraud Watch: Over-payment scams

HELENA - Technology makes selling unwanted items a lot easier thanks to the various online platforms. It’s a great way to make some extra money, but it can also present scammers with an opportunity to...

Weather Wise: Wildfire catastrophe chances in the heart of Helena

(HELENA) Catastrophe is a strong, scary word. However, a wildfire catastrophe with not just the loss of homes, but the loss of human life is reality here in Montana. The beetle kill has left our...

Big Sky Chronicles: Broadway Sledding

(HELENA) During the winter months, many folks have their favorite sledding spot for when the snow starts to fall. But few may know the story of how one well-known Helena street was, for a...

Chamber Spotlight Big Sky Brokers Real Estate

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

Students learn about Kestrel Falcons at Montana Wild

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); (HELENA) Wildlife experts say the population of Kestrel Falcons are in decline in Montana and the Rocky Mountain west. The nest boxes built by students are part of an...

Montana names 2017 “Teacher of the Year”

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); (HELENA) The Montana Professional Teaching Foundation named Kelly Elder the state's top educator. He is a social studies teacher at C.R. Anderson Middle School. Elder was one of three...

FWP: Holidays 2015

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

Class Act: CHS gets a bike unit for freshman P.E.

HELENA - Years of hard work have finally paid off for one Capital High School P.E. teacher. Reginald Hageman, CHS P.E. teacher has been helping his students get a handle on two-wheeled fun. For five years...

Big Sky Chronicles: A soldier’s love letters keep his spirit alive

HELENA - On Memorial Day, there are many ways to remember those who served our country. At the Montana Historical Society in Helena, there is a collection of letters that heartbreakingly illustrates the experience of...

Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PBsI848vP4U&feature=youtu.be MTN News- On Monday, December 7th, the nation paid tribute to those who lost their lives during the Japanese attacks on Pearl Harbor 74 years ago.  In this week's Big Sky Chronicles, reporter Sara...

Montana Ag: Soybeans offer Montana farmers new opportunity

HARDIN - Raising soybeans in the Midwest isn’t anything new, but Montana farmers are excited for the opportunity to raise this row crop in wheat country. “This year we’re hoping for 50 on the low...

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...

Class Act: high school students help elementary students write books

HELENA – High school students helped 2nd graders create their own books this week in Helena. Four Georgians students were given laminated copies of their books on Wednesday by the high school students who had...

The Great American Total Solar Eclipse is Nearing

MONTANA - On Monday August 21st, 2017, America will fall under the path of a total solar eclipse.  The path of totality will be from South Carolina to the Midwest, across Wyoming and out...

Montana native to be inducted into Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

Montana native Jeff Ament, with his band Pearl Jam, have been named to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame's class of 2017. Ament, who grew up in Big Sandy, is a founding member of...

Lifestyles: 22,000 And Counting In Used Book Store

https://youtu.be/jjOkOjk2_Ug "Rough guesstimate right now is 22,000." And with those 22 thousand books stacked all around the store it's quite easy to lose the owner amongst all of his novels. "I said it would make a great...

Montana Historical Society launches a new app to bring history on the go

var _ndnq = _ndnq || ; _ndnq.push(); (HELENA) After two years of work, the Montana Historical Society has launched a new project that brings us closer than ever to the history that is all around...