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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Plum Creek Log Shortage

Log shortage causes hours to be cut at Plum Creek

It's not a decision that Tom Ray or anyone at Plum Creek wanted to make, but due to a shortage of logs, hours in Plum Creek's sawmill had to be cut.

4th Avenue East North in Kalispell

City meets with Kalispell neighborhood over tree concerns

Kalispell officials met with concerned residents Monday over tree roots that may be cut into during construction.

Defend Kidsports Fun Run

Fun run helps support Kidsports expansion plans

With superheroes of all ages lined up at the starting line, the first ever Defend Kidsports Fun Run got off to a quick start.

Pamela Haines Sentencing

Woman sentenced in Valentine's Day murder

A Flathead woman was sentenced Wednesday for the shooting death of her boyfriend back in February.

FVCC Sign

Preliminary numbers show lower enrollment at FVCC

Preliminary enrollment numbers are in at Flathead Valley Community College and it looks like fewer students are attending.

Whitefish Mountain installs new lift

New lift towers flown in atop Whitefish Mountain

Blades were spinning and cargo was dangling as a helicopter lifted towers atop Flower Point at Whitefish Mountain on Monday.

Ashley Engebretsen returns to Kalispell after Hurricane Odile

Kalispell native returns home after surviving Hurricane Odile

When Ashley Engebretsen moved to Cabo San Lucas in Mexico last year, hurricanes weren't really on her mind.

Susan Pajnich is arraigned in court

Woman arraigned in the Flathead following June accident

A Flathead woman was arraigned in court this morning for an alleged June collision that sent one woman to the hospital.

Flathead Sheriff’s Office launches Community Watch program

Flathead woman sentenced for head on crash

A Flathead woman was sentenced Wednesday evening for an August 2013 car accident.


Charter Building

Charter digital switch causes outages for some customers

Charter continued its switch from analog to digital channels in the Kalispell area Tuesday. For residents it can be an easy fix, but for some businesses like hotels and RV parks it can be tricky.

Downtown Bigfork, Mont.

Events boost business in Flathead

It was another busy weekend at the Garden Bar in Bigfork.

Montana Dragon Boat Festival 2014

Paddlers from all over take part in dragon boat race

Dragon boats invaded Flathead Lake this weekend for the third Montana Dragon Boat Festival. This years event took place at the Flathead Lake Lodge in Bigfork.

Flathead County Commissioners

Interim zoning put in place for Whitefish 'doughnut'

Flathead County Commissioners voted unanimously Tuesday morning to put in place an interim zoning district for the area known as the Whitefish Doughnut.

Executive Chef Howard Karp at Flathead Valley Community College

Culinary course offers students real-world training

It's been about seven years since the culinary program was started at Flathead Valley Community College. Faculty and administrators agreed it was time for some changes.

Two Bear Marathon

Two Bear Marathon runs through Whitefish

Feet pounded the pavement as runners finished the Two Bear Marathon in Whitefish this morning.