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Articles with the Tag: Missoula

UM School of Journalism launches Media Lab, hires founding director UM School of Journalism launches Media Lab, hires founding director

News from the University of Montana School of Journalism MISSOULA – The University of Montana School of Journalism has established a new media lab to serve as a center of innovation offering skills-based journalism training to members of the public interested in multimedia storytelling and audienc...

Montana Public Radio reporter, podcast receive another honor

News from the University of Montana MISSOULA – Montana Public Radio reporter Nicky Ouellet and the podcast “SubSurface: Resisting Montana’s Underwater Invaders” continues to receive national awards. The podcast earned the Storytelling Award for small newsrooms from the Associated...

Former CPS worker pleads guilty to criminal endangerment

A former Lake County social worker, who was charged with raping a Polson woman, has pleaded guilty to the amended charge of criminal endangerment. According to court records on Sept. 26, 2017, Chase Joseph Ripley, 34, in his capacity as Child Protective Services agent for Lake County’s Department of...

Littlelight sentenced to Montana State Prison following robbery, chase Littlelight sentenced to Montana State Prison following robbery, chase

A retired special agent with the FBI who now practices law in Polson says his client was abused by law enforcement during her arrest after a high speed pursuit last December. The claim was made in a sentencing memorandum by Attorney Edward G. “Ted” Chester Jr. on behalf of his client, Alta Collet...

Lake County faring OK so far following statewide flooding emergency Lake County faring OK so far following statewide flooding emergency

Lake County isn’t doing too badly considering our neighbors to the south are experiencing devastating flooding from the Clark Fork River, but conditions could change for the county.  Steve Stanley, Office of Emergency Management director, said a couple of low lying houses in Arlee were sandbagg...

University of Montana, Missoula announces spring 2018 degree candidates

ARLEE:  — Jeffrey Buck, Master of Education: Education Leadership —  Sean Christensen, Bachelor of Arts: Economics, MAGNA CUM LAUDE — Tabitha Espinoza, Master of Science: Environmental Studies — Mariah Hamel, BS in Health/Human Performance: Health & Human P...

Charlo boys, girls win district track titles Charlo boys, girls win district track titles

By Rob Zolman Valley Journal MISSOULA – The Charlo Vikings boys and girls both won the District 14C Track and Field Championships in Missoula on Friday and Saturday, with the Viking boys taking the District 14C title for the 16th consecutive season. Winning multiple titles for Charlo were Tyra...

Montana Public Radio selected for national podcast training

News from the University of Montana MISSOULA – National Public Radio has selected Montana Public Radio to be a part of its prestigious Story Lab incubator project for new programming this year. MTPR submitted plans for its latest podcast, “Richest Hill: The Future History of America&rsquo...

Woman gets 10 years following high speed chase Woman gets 10 years following high speed chase

Roishell Elizabeth St. Dennis, 28, of Missoula, was sentenced at District Court in Polson on May 2 to 20 years in the Montana State Women’s Prison with 10 years suspended on an assault with a weapon charge. The charge stems from a pursuit with law enforcement that began in Missoula and ended in Lake...

Sports shorts for May 9, 2018 Sports shorts for May 9, 2018

Softball Glacier Wolfpack 8 Polson Lady Pirates 5 The Lady Pirates fell 8-5 in a nonconference softball matchup against the hosting Glacier Wolfpack on Tuesday, May 1. Quinn Motichka went 2 for 3 with two doubles and two RBIs. Olivia Perez also had a pair of RBIs on one hit. Polson La...


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