The Missoula Economic Partnership announced Tuesday that it's first chairman, Jim Bowman is stepping down after having moved to Missoula in June. I spoke with St. Patrick Hospital CEO Jeff Fee and Missoula County Commissioner Jean Curtiss about the situation today. Both those interviews are attached.

Both Mr. Fee and Ms. Curtiss are confident that the Partnership will continue and have success in it's goal of growing jobs and the Missoula economy.