Before joining Peter Christian on the air in 2012 I worked at a number of odd jobs that range from selling board games and scooping up dog doo, to teaching English in Japan and coaching award winning debate teams. I was in trouble most of my childhood for talking too much in class, now I get to get in trouble for talking on the radio. It's great!
Fewer Hunters Taking More Game in West-Central Montana
General rifle season in Western Montana is about halfway done and Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks has noticed what could be a significant drop in hunter participation.
Speaker Knudsen Claims Governor is Threatening Cuts to Raise Taxes, Skeptical of Special S…
In response to the Special Session, Republican Speaker of the House Austin Knudsen is already skeptical that Bullock is playing politics with the budget to get tax increases.
Montana Offering $750,000, Hoping to Reduce High Suicide Rate
The Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services is currently looking for ideas to help deal with the state’s notoriously high suicide rate.
National Forests in Montana Considering Fee Hikes
Many of the National Forests in Montana are considering hiking the fees for camp sites and cabins.
Missoula Man Arrested for Strangling Girlfriend
On Sunday morning, Missoula Police were first-responders in an incident that involved a self-inflicted wound and later a felony arrest.
Budgets, Lawyers, Sanctuary Cities- John Engen’s Office Answers Eight Talk Back Questions
Talk Back listeners sent in a number of questions for the city of Missoula ranging from the condemnation of the water company to Engen's personal struggles: here is how the city responded.
Republicans Urge Governor Bullock to Take $30 Million Prison Deal, Not Raise Taxes
An offer from a private prison in Shelby is now front-and-center in Montana’s ongoing budget difficulties.
Man Charged With Strangling Partner Found Barricaded in Bathroom
On Thursday, November 2, Missoula police were called to a disturbance at an apartment on Great Northern Avenue.
Man Rescued From Clark Fork River Claims He Was Chased There by ‘Men with Swords’
Very early this morning, a Missoula Police officer ended up in the Clark Fork River after screams were reported.
Tax Increase Unlikely in Possible Special Session, Says State Finance Chair
With a tight budget and a stream of cuts, many Montana officials are considering tax increases in a possible special legislative session, but according to Montana House Finance Chair Nancy Ballance tax increases will be a hard sell to the Republican dominated legislature.