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. 

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JR Fletcher parole hearing

Convicted Flathead killer appears before parole board

J.R. Fletcher has been incarcerated since 1979 and was sentenced to 100 years in prison for the murder of Roy Cooper near Polebridge.

Auto Mutt Dog & Car Wash

Kalispell car wash gives back for the holidays

A Kalispell car wash is giving back this season in a unique way.

JR Fletcher

Man convicted for Flathead murder set to face parole board

Tuesday morning a man convicted of murder in the Flathead will face a parole board in Deer Lodge.

Flathead Food Bank

Flathead Food Bank hands out turkey baskets

The Flathead Food Bank in Kalispell was busy at work Monday handing out Thanksgiving turkey baskets to those in need.

Griz fans tailgate

Griz and Cat fans converge on Missoula for the big game

Hotels were slammed as thousands of Cat and Griz fans converged on the Garden City, all to watch the historic Brawl of the Wild. It's a rivalry that has lasted for more than a century and some of the fans have history with the game as well.

Griz Walk starts new tradition

Fans line the "Griz Walk", starting new tradition

The Cat Griz rivalry is in its 114th game but the University of Montana is still starting new traditions.

Same-sex marriages begin in Flathead County

First same-sex couple receives marriage license in Flathead Co.

When Shawn Sharp and John Blanchard first met in August, they never thought that same-sex marriages would be a reality in Montana.

Glacier football helmets

Glacier rallies fans for championship game

McChesney, Jones and Trefney -- those are some of the names that have been stunning crowds at Glacier games this season.

Glacier National Park proposes fee increase

Glacier National Park proposes fee increase

Glacier National Park is asking for the public's input on whether they should raise entry fee prices at the park. The last time fees were increased was in 2006.

Flathead inmate files complaint over Kosher food

An inmate at the Flathead County Detention Center has filed a complaint in court after claiming he was refused a kosher meal when he asked for it.

Flathead County Commissioners

Flathead County considers zoning change to allow rentals

Residents in Flathead County spoke out Monday morning in front of commissioners about a proposed zoning change.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Flathead County

Bowling fundraiser supports mentoring program in the Flathead

Super heroes gathered at Pick's Bowling Center in Bigfork Sunday to raise money for the Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Flathead County.

Caleb Buzzell araigned in court

Kalispell man pleads not guilty to assaulting police chief

A Kalispell man was arraigned in court today on the charge of assault on a police officer.

J.R. Fletcher

Convicted Flathead killer up for parole hearing soon

A Flathead family plans to fight a convicted killer J.R. Fletcher's request for parole, 35 years after he killed their grandfather.

Kalispell Veterans Day

Veterans Day celebrated in Kalispell

The day saw below-freezing temperatures and snow on the ground, but that didn't keep the crowds away.