Shellye Leggett

Reporter

POSTED: 3:55 PM Aug 19 2014   UPDATED: 4:11 PM Aug 19 2014
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Shellye Leggett is a reporter at KTVM in Bozeman for NBC Montana. Shellye comes to Montana from the very Windy City, Chicago, where she earned her Master's in Journalism at DePaul University. Shellye is originally from Las Vegas, NV (yes, she loves the outrageously hot summers!)

During her time at DePaul, Shellye was a multimedia journalist and anchor for DePaul's weekly student run news broadcast, "Good Day DePaul." She also interned for the Chicago based morning show, WCIU, You and Me This Morning, the summer of 2013.

Before receiving her Master’s, Shellye graduated from North Park University in Chicago. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Communication Studies. While at North Park, Shellye was on both the Lady Vikings Softball and Women's Track and Field teams and was named to the Academic All-American list in 2011 and 2012.

When Shellye isn't working hard in the newsroom, she loves to workout, be active and also spend time with her friends and family. Shellye is very excited to start her Reporting Career in beautiful Montana and is excited to engage with the community!

If you have any questions, concerns, comments or story ideas please contact Shellye at Sleggett@ktvm.com, find her on Facebook and follow her on Twitter.

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Students at Bozeman High get ready to reveal their winter storm name picks

Students at Bozeman High get ready to reveal winter storm name picks

Bozeman High School Latin students helped the Weather Channel choose winter storm names for 2014 and the Weather Channel is revealing that list of names on live TV.

Owner of missing companion dog places reward for her safe return

Owner of missing companion dog offers reward for safe return

An Ennis man was devastated after his dog went missing from his front porch.

MSU frats and sororities get floats ready for homecoming parade

MSU fraternities, sororities get floats ready for Homecoming

Bobcat fans plastered and painted their floats for the annual MSU Homecoming Parade. 

Conservation groups file lawsuit to stop south Bridger timber sale

Conservation groups file lawsuit to stop South Bridger timber sale

The Alliance for the Wild Rockies and Native Ecosystems Council filed a federal lawsuit against the U.S. Forest Service to stop the proposed South Bridger timber sale, near Bridger Bowl.

Telephone scammers target college students

Telephone scammers target college students

Telephone scammers are telling MSU and UM students they must pay a fine immediately by giving payment information over the phone or MSU Bozeman police will arrest them.

Community members get ready for Jewish New Year

Community members get ready for Jewish New Year

Wednesday night, community members and people around the world started celebrating the Jewish new year.

MSU officials credit record enrollment to recruiting and retaining students

MSU officials credit record enrollment to recruiting, retaining students

MSU set a new enrollment record this year. Several groups, including freshman and graduate students increased from last year.

Commercial building construction directed towards attracting high tech companies

Commercial building construction aims to attract high-tech companies

Dirt is being dug up and walls are being raised. NBC Montana spoke with city officials to find out what exactly will be going in them.

Belgrade parents and police concerned about speeders on street near school bus stop

Belgrade parents and police concerned about speeders on street near school bus stop

Parents and police said speeders near a Belgrade bus stop have them so worried that officers are urging people to write down license plate numbers and turn in the offenders.

Museum of the Rockies get approval to build new storage unit

Museum of the Rockies gets approval to build new storage unit

The Montana Board of Regents signed off on $3.5 million expansion at the Museum of the Rockies, in Bozeman.

Story Mill park plans

City asks for help designing one of Bozeman's biggest parks

The City of Bozeman, and a non-profit that's helping create a park on the northeast side of town, are asking the public to help with the design.

East Belgrade Interchange construction affects local businesses

East Belgrade Interchange construction affects local businesses

Construction of a new interstate interchange in Belgrade, is designed to make access to Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport easier.

Popular airport route faces possible closure

Popular airport route west of Bozeman faces possible closure

The Montana Department of Transportation wants to know what you think of closing a popular Bozeman road.

City commission approves plan to help bikes and cars share popular downtown street

Commission approves plan to help bikes, cars share downtown street

On Monday, Bozeman's city commission approved a plan to help bikes and cars share a popular street in the downtown area.

MSU officials break ground for new residence hall

MSU officials break ground for new residence hall

MSU officially broke ground on its new freshman dorm Thursday afternoon. It will add hundreds of rooms on campus.