Evening Newscast: Tuesday, Mar 7

Mar 7, 2017

  • The national Weather Service has a winter storm watch and advisory in effect through tomorrow morning for west, northcentral, central, and southwest Montana and northwest Wyoming because of heavy wet snow and poor driving conditions
  • The Wyoming Supreme Court has decided to censure but not remove a Pinedale judge who says her religious beliefs prevent her from presiding over same-sex marriages
  • Montana State University official say record-high enrollment shows the campus needs upgrades that are currently being debated in the state legislature
  • Montana Gov. Steve Bullock has vetoed a bill that would have allowed government workers to sue if their supervisor obstruct them from communicating with a legislator
  • Renters who skip out on leases could be facing criminal charges under a proposal by Montana landlord who is also a member of state legislature
  • Montana Representatives have endorsed a bill that would create a commission to review child deaths and near deaths due to abuse and neglect and make recommendations for changes in child welfare policies and practices to prevent further injury and death
  • The Montana Highway patrol may not have to cut troopers after all