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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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.

MSU students react to President Obama's speech on Isis militants

MSU students react to President's speech on ISIS militants

In Bozeman, NBC Montana spoke with students at MSU about their concerns with increasing violence from Islamic militants.

MSU students get new chances at new job opportunities

MSU students get chances at new job opportunities

Montana State University students flooded a job fair Tuesday, searching for a chance at a job or internship to help them as they make their way through college.

Gallatin County Search and Rescue receives large amounts of calls

Gallatin Co. Search & Rescue deals with high call volume in season's peak

Gallatin County Search and Rescue's been busy in the past month.

Gold rush shirts fly off the shelves at MSU bookstore

Gold rush shirts fly off shelves at MSU bookstore

Anticipation is building for the the MSU football team's first home game Saturday night.

Archery hunting license sales are up

Archery hunting license sales are up

Archery hunting season is right around the corner and bows and arrows are flying off the shelves, as hunters get ready to comb the woods for game on Saturday.

Downtown winery waits for city approval

Downtown Bozeman winery waits for city approval

On Monday's City Commission meeting agenda, the owners of a new winery and tasting room are hoping to get approval from commissioners to open their doors on Main Street in Bozeman.

Bozeman schools see record enrollment

Bozeman schools see record enrollment

Bozeman students from kindergarten through 12th grade went back to school on Tuesday.