Heidi Meili

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POSTED: 8:03 AM Jun 10 2012   UPDATED: 9:02 AM Nov 14 2014
Heidi Meili

Heidi has a M.A. in communications from the Edward R. Murrow School of Communication at Washington State University. She also has a B.A. in English education.

Heidi is passionate about children and education and has continued to be involved with local schools and support groups. She is a member of P.E.O., an international scholarship organization.

Before taking this job at KECI, Heidi worked for KIRO-TV 7 News and Northwest Cable News in Seattle where she was also a Seattle Seahawks cheerleader for five years.

Heidi grew up in the northwest and enjoys dancing, cooking, skiing, hiking and other outdoor activities. She is also a big fan of her sister, Launi Meili who is an Olympic gold medalist in women's standard position rifle shooting.

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Majority of Parks and Trails bond would fund Fort Missoula

Missoula voters say yes to Parks & Trails Bond

According to unofficial results, with a vote of 19,579 in favor and 17,505 opposed, Missoula County voters said yes to a $42 million Parks and Trails Bond.

Majority of Parks and Trails bond would fund Fort Missoula

Majority of Parks & Trails Bond would fund Fort Missoula

Bond would build regional park equipped to host major tournaments.  Some say title is misleading.

Pianissimo fearuring 25-plus pianists

Pianissimo concert features more than 25 pianists

A high-powered piano concert is getting bigger and better.

Quick-thinking mom intervenes in bus stop bear encounter

Quick-thinking mom intervenes in bus stop bear encounter

Two Missoula County boys are safe after a near encounter with a bear. It happened at about 7:40 Thursday morning, just west of the Missoula city limits off Mullan Road.

Vote to avoid government shutdown expected soon

Vote to avoid government shutdown expected soon

U.S. lawmakers expect short-term budget bill to pass.

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Transient homicide suspect requests waiver of extradition hearing

Man accused of torturing and shooting a transient is requesting a waiver of extradition hearing in Louisiana.

Whitefish Mountain Resort expansion on schedule

Whitefish Mountain Resort expansion on schedule

A new triple chairlift is expected to be operational by opening day at Whitefish Mountain Resort.

Reality show boosts restaurant business in Plains

Reality show boosts restaurant business in Plains

One western Montana restaurant is still seeing a boost in business after being featured on a cable TV reality show, but another has closed.

Smoky air may impact outdoor exercise

Smoke-filled air could affect outdoor exercise

Exercise is a major part of a Montana lifestyle, but as wildfire season kicks up, we are digging deeper into how much you should exercise outdoors if smoke overtakes the valleys.

Body recovered in Clark Fork River

Body recovered from Clark Fork River

Investigation underway into the discovery of a body in the Clark Fork River.

Montana celebrity soars into Hollywood

Montana celebrity soars into Hollywood

Montana's newest movie star is hitting theaters this week.

Demonstrators rally against birth control ruling

Demonstrators rally against birth control decision

People spoke out against the Supreme Court's ruling to allow businesses to opt out of providing birth control coverage.

Victims' friend reacts to drunk driver's parole

Victims' friend reacts to drunk driver's parole

The Montana Board of Pardons and Parole has granted David Delsignore parole less than 4 years after he was sentenced for the drunk-driving deaths of two teen girls.

Montanans react to Supreme Court contraception decision

Reactions are mixed on businesses being able to opt out of contraception coverage.

Expanded clinic avaliable to all who need care

Expanded clinic available to all who need care

The need for affordable health care continues to far exceed services available in western Montana, but now the expansion of Missoula's Partnership Health Center hopes to serve more families.