Chris Ferreira

KCFW Reporter

POSTED: 4:29 PM Jun 06 2014   UPDATED: 4:33 PM Jun 06 2014
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Chris Ferreira is a reporter for KCFW in Kalispell. He is a native New Englander, born and raised in West Hartford, Connecticut.

Chris earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Journalism from Roger Williams University in Bristol, R.I. During his time at RWU, Chris spent two summers as an intern with NBC Connecticut. He also lived in Washington, D.C., for four months while interning with the CBS Evening News with Scott Pelley.

Chris is a big-time UConn Huskies basketball and Red Sox fan and can be found taking in a game whenever possible. 

Being new to Montana, he is excited to explore what the state has to offer and is ready to go hiking, skiing and whatever else Big Sky Country has in store for him. 

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Mountain Madness Air Show

Mountain Madness Air Show donates to local nonprofits

The Kalispell Chamber of Commerce was able to donate $51,057 to 48 local nonprofits thanks to the success of its Mountain Madness Air Show.

Flathead Community Health Center dental clinic

Flathead Community Health Center hosts dental clinic

Kids in the Flathead had the opportunity to receive a free dental exam Thursday.

Salvation Army red kettle

Flathead Salvation Army gives back to the community

Bells will be ringing across the Flathead on Thursday as the Flathead Salvation Army gears up for its second annual bell ringing competition.

Spruce tree cut off

Thieves steal top of Creston man's spruce tree

A Creston man's holiday season is off to a rocky start after someone stole part of a spruce tree on his property.

Holiday toys stolen

Flathead community group loses Christmas donations

A community group in the Flathead is scrambling to find donations after they say presents were stolen from a holiday toy drive they were sponsoring.

Blacktail ski area groomer

Flathead ski area deals with warm temperatures

Steve Spencer has been busy at work this weekend packing down as much fresh snow as he can.

Columbia Falls Aluminum Company

Columbia Falls plant ends discussions with state DEQ

The Columbia Falls Aluminum Company announced Tuesday that it cut off negotiations with the state Department of Environmental Quality over how to evaluate and clean up environmental waste at the site.

Whitefish boutique hotel plan

Whitefish developers plan boutique hotel downtown

Developers in Whitefish are hoping their plans for a new boutique style hotel will be approved. The hotel would feature 89 rooms and would have its own parking on site.

Whitefish Mountain Chairlift

Whitefish Mountain focuses on safety for new terrain

Lifts are spinning and the slopes are full as skiers and snowboarders took to Whitefish Mountain to ring in opening weekend.

Flathead DJ's collect Toys For Tot's

Flathead radio DJs collect Toys For Tots

For the sixth year in a row, radio DJs from various Bee Broadcasting stations in the Flathead are camping outside in the cold to help collect toys for children in need.

Kalispell Orion watch party

Kalispell residents gather to watch Orion launch

In Kalispell, one proud mom was a little disappointed Thursday morning after NASA had to scrub the test launch of its new Orion spacecraft.

Dan Baca Orion Space Project

Kalispell native involved in Orion rocket launch

The launch has been postponed until tomorrow morning. NASA's newest spacecraft named Orion will blast off on it's first test mission into space on Friday. One of the engineers on the project is a Kalispell native.

Flathead County Animal Shelter addition

Flathead animal shelter to build new cat addition

The Flathead County Animal Shelter is facing a problem -- too many cats -- so many, in fact, that they often have to turn some away.

Flathead 911 dispatch center

Possible new life for failed Flathead 911 funding levy

There may be new life for a failed 911 center funding levy that appeared on the November ballot in Flathead County.

Whitefish City Hall

Whitefish City Council votes to adopt 'no-hate' resolution

At tonight's Whitefish City Council meeting the council unanimously passed what some are calling a no-hate resolution.