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. 

Please email Chris with questions, comments or story ideas.

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Polar Bear Plunge

Polar Bear Plunge celebrates new year in the Flathead

It's a tradition in the Flathead that's been going strong for more than 20 years, and it's one that requires some courage.

First Night Flathead

First Night Flathead celebrates its 16th year

For the 16th year, First Night Flathead will be ringing in the new year with musical acts and live performances scattered throughout downtown Kalispell.

Blacktail Mountain Cold Temperatures

Ski areas deal with sub-zero temperatures

Some ski areas in the area had to open late or close altogether due to frigid temperatures. Blacktail Mountain Ski Area in Lakeside was open for business.

Bulldog Pub and Casino

Kalispell's Bulldog Pub & Casino robbed

Kalispell Police tell us that the Bulldog Pub and Casino in Kalispell was robbed around 9:30 p.m. Sunday night.

Avalanche beacon station

Avalanche beacon check stations placed throughout Flathead

The Flathead Nordic Backcountry Patrol is ramping up for the winter season by installing four avalanche beacon check stations.

Flathead County Shelter

Flathead Shelter Friends looks to purchase new transport van

Flathead Shelter Friends is a non-profit group that works to improve the Flathead County Animal Shelter.

Kalispell man dies after being shot by mother-in-law in Libby

According to a press release from the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office, 31-year-old Michael Leonard Roloff of Kalispell was shot by his mother-in-law Lois Kay Olbekson around 10:17 P.M. on Friday night in Libby.

Kalispell Center Mall

Last minute holiday shoppers head to Kalispell mall

Even though Christmas was just a few hours away, some shoppers in the Flathead took to the Kalispell Center Mall to find those last minute gifts.

Ugly Chirstmas sweater

Flathead woman handcrafts ugly Christmas sweaters

Believe it or not, the ugly Christmas sweater is becoming a hot commodity. Often to be worn at the ever popular ugly Christmas sweater party.

Flathead County Sheriff Facebook

Flathead County Sheriff's Office joins Facebook

You can now "like" the Flathead County Sheriff's Office on Facebook after the department recently launched a page on the social networking site.

Glacier holiday travel

Glacier Park International Airport prepares for holiday rush

Travelers are keeping a close eye on weather conditions as almost 99 million Americans are expected to travel for the holidays.

Whitefish daycare collects donations

Daycare collects donations for crash victim's children

A daycare in Whitefish is collecting donations for the two children of a Whitefish woman who was killed in a car crash on Friday.

Flathead student recalls Cuba trip

Flathead student recalls recent Cuba visit

Just weeks before President Obama announced the Cuba policy change, one student from the Flathead spent some time in the country.

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.