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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Heritage Christian arsonist sentenced for two counts of felony arson

Heritage Christian arsonist sentenced for two felonies

Tuesday afternoon in court, a Gallatin County judge sentenced a Bozeman man who set two separate arson fires in a Christian school gym.

Suspects arrested after road rage incident, shooting

A road rage incident near Bozeman escalated into a fight and gunfire early Tuesday morning.

Bridger Bowl skier visits strong despite warm weather

Bridger Bowl skier visits strong despite warm weather

This winter was one of the warmest on record and it took its toll on ski areas across the country.

Bozeman school board approves tax levy for May ballot

Bozeman school board approves tax levy for May ballot

On Friday, the Bozeman School Board held a special meeting to square away a few things before May's election.

Controlled burn gets out of hand in Bozeman field

Controlled burn gets out of hand in Bozeman field

Now that spring is officially here, that can also mean a rise in fire danger.

Bozeman food bank copes with Kraft recall

Bozeman food bank copes with Kraft recall

This week the Kraft Foods Company sent out a massive recall of their original box macaroni and cheese because the boxes could contain bits of metal. 

Gallatin County Sheriff's Dept. investigates alleged animal neglect

Former longtime Gallatin Co. deputy dies

A former longtime Gallatin County Sheriff's deputy has died.

Record numbers for Bozeman Run to the Pub race

Record numbers for Bozeman Run to the Pub race

In Bozeman, people got their St. Patrick's Day started early with a little Run to the Pub.

Bill banning texting while driving state-wide moves to Montana Senate

Bill to ban texting while driving statewide moves to Senate

Texting has become a social norm in communicating with each other, but texting while driving is where some people and officials want to draw the line.

MSU sets record for spring enrollment

MSU sets record for spring enrollment

More record numbers are coming out of MSU -- this time for spring enrollment.

Belgrade School District to narrow down superintendent candidates

Belgrade School District to narrow down superintendent candidates

Current Belgrade School District Superintendent Candy Lubansky announced earlier this year that she would retire by June.

Construction to Bozeman airport interchnage ahead of schedule

Construction to Bozeman airport interchange ahead of schedule

It's been a little over a year and a half since construction kicked off on the East Belgrade interchange on Interstate 90.

MSU, UM fans geared up for Brawl of the Wild

MSU, UM fans geared up for Brawl of the Wild

The Griz Cat rivalry is one that dates back to the late 1800's, but for the players and the fans that doesn't mean it's getting old.

Bozeman school leaders get ready for kindergarten registration

Bozeman school leaders get ready for kindergarten registration

The first wave of kindergarten registration for Bozeman starts Monday.

MSU leaders approve changes for new student code of conduct

MSU leaders approve changes for new student code of conduct

MSU University Council members voted unanimously to approve changes to the student code of conduct.