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Arlee basketball coach visits Great Falls with suicide-prevention message

GREAT FALLS - The Great Falls Ad Club welcomed a special guest speaker on Wednesday to discuss a suicide prevention video that went viral. Zanen Pitts and Greg Whitesell with the Arlee boys basketball team...

Montana, Wyoming runners race to finish at Boston Marathon

Desiree Linden became the first American woman in 33 years to win the Boston Marathon Monday, but several local runners also finished the race. Taylor Cummings, 26, of Sheridan, Wyo., was the top female finisher...

Helena’s Lewis & Clark Brewing Co. to unveil Carroll College ‘Halo Huckleberry Hefe’

HELENA — Carroll College’s mascot is coming to a brewery near you. Halo, the famous Saint Bernard mascot of the Fighting Saints, will be prominently featured on Lewis & Clark Brewing Company’s new Halo Huckleberry...

Osprey reclaim nest at Missoula park

MISSOULA - The boys of summer aren't quite back in Missoula, but their unique mascot has returned. “It's always a sign that baseball season is right around the corner. They make that flight up from...

Xsports4vets organization helps veterans suffering from PTSD

MISSOULA - Veterans struggling with Post Traumatic Stress Disorder (PTSD) often find themselves isolated from their communities and families. But one nonprofit hopes to engage veterans in their community and help them enjoy the natural...

Big Sky Bonspiel brings curlers from all over the U.S. to Missoula

 MISSOULA - Bagpipes played at Glacier Ice Rink for the opening ceremonies of the Big Sky Bonspiel. Curling as teams came from all over --not just Montana, but the entire U.S. -- to take...

Face The State: High School Football Facing Challenges

 Small town Montana football teams are facing several challenges. Tom Wylie talked with coaches and administrators to find out how they’re dealing with declining enrollment and participation, and what the future holds. Reporting by Tom Wylie...

Billings cheer and tumbling team qualify for national competition

 BILLINGS - The Billings All Star Cheer and Tumbling team is back home after competing in its first national competition. It won't be long until they're packing their bags again to compete in the next...

Great Divide Ski Area hosts dueling dozen competition

 HELENA - People participated in Great Divide Ski Area's Dueling Dozen Head-to-Head Banked Slalom on Sunday. Two of the 30 contestants would race head-to-head down the course. Each contestant raced twice and kept their best...

Study links college football game days to increase in sexual assault reports

 BOZEMAN — College football game days have long been associated with alcohol-fueled partying on campuses, but a new study shows they’re also linked to an increase in reports of sexual assault. A new paper co-authored...

Bridger Bowl hosts final race of Dual Giant Slalom Series

 BOZEMAN - Bridger Bowl kicked off the last event of its Dual Giant Slalom Series that started in January. Skiers and snowboarders of all ages took to the Bobcat run to race to the finish...

Olympian Maggie Voisin welcomed home in Whitefish

 WHITEFISH - It was a proud moment for the community of Whitefish Wednesday as they welcomed back one of their own. Amid horns, cheering crowds and some help from the Whitefish Fire Department, 19-year-old two-time...

Arlee Warriors celebrating more than state basketball title

ARLEE - The Arlee Warriors won the Class C state basketball championship over the weekend, but they're celebrating for a different reason. The Warriors dedicated their win to promoting openness about mental health and hoped...

Special Olympics Montana honors Tom Wylie as winter games begin

KRTV/KXLH Sports Director Tom Wylie was presented with an award at Showdown Montana on Friday morning. Special Olympics Montana said Tom has been exceptional in his role with the program, which is why he was...

Irish sport of hurling comes to Butte

 BUTTE - “Throw it up and hit it with your hand like that,” Missoula hurler Myles Maloney instructed the students. So, what do you call a sport that combines the skills of handball and hockey...

Seahawks QB Russell Wilson to headline Kalispell Christian school fundraiser

KALISPELL - Stillwater Christian School is well-known for attracting high profile speakers for its annual fundraising event. This year they're going for the end zone as they bring Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson to the...

Volborg man wins The American rodeo, earns $100,000

ARLINGTON, Texas – 2017 PBR world champion Jess Lockwood added another impressive line to his resume Sunday. The 20-year-old from Volborg won The American rodeo, the richest one-day rodeo in the world, inside AT&T Stadium...

Butte’s speed skating legend wants to “just to get kids on speed skates out...

BUTTE – Speed skating is a winter sport that many people only watch every four years during the Olympics. But in Butte, there is one man who is working to change people’s perspectives of the...

Special Olympic athletes play for the pure love of the game

HELENA – With the Winter Olympics wrapping up here this weekend, I stopped by a practice for another group of Olympic athletes who are always competing for the right reasons. The Winter Olympics may be...

Challenge, thrill of Biathlon keeps athletes coming back

BOZEMAN – Biathlon may not be one of the most popular winter sports when compared to the likes of figure skating and skiing, but it still requires a great deal of focus and agility....

Special Report: Eddie the Eagle comes to Whitefish

WHITEFISH - The town of Whitefish has spent a lot of time this winter cheering on Maggie Voisin in her preparation leading up to the 2018 winter games. But the town also hosted a...

Sled hockey brings Missoula athletes of all abilities together

 MISSOULA - If you’ve ever been curious about curling or wanted to find yourself on blades, this is the weekend to try. On Saturday afternoon at the Glacier Ice Rink in Missoula, coaches will be...

Helena ‘snowball’ tournament raises money for charities

 HELENA - Sixteen teams competed in the annual Snowball Softball Tournament hosted by the Helena Softball Association this weekend. Over half of the proceeds go to charities chosen by the top four teams as well...

Colleagues, friends recall time Gov. Martz competed in Olympics

HELENA - Former Montana Governor Judy Martz is well known for being Montana's first female governor, but the Butte native also had a brief stint in the Winter Olympics. In 1964, Martz traveled to Innsbruck,...

Luge track at Lolo Hot Springs carried Montanans to Winter Games

LOLO HOT SPRINGS - Jim Murray grew up in Avon, Montana. As a young boy, he remembers going to the movies in Deer Lodge and watching newsreel footage of an American bobsled team, led...