Chris Ferreira

KCFW Reporter

POSTED: 4:29 PM Jun 06 2014   UPDATED: 4:33 PM Jun 06 2014

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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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.

Home Depot Kalispell

Home Depot investigates possible data breach

Home Depot is investigating a possible data breach that may have exposed customers' information.

Whitefish City Hall

Whitefish City Council considers false alarm ordinance

Whitefish City Council unanimously approved a new city ordinance Tuesday evening. The goal of the new ordinance is to cut down on the number of false fire and security alarms that the city responds to each year.

Glacier Boat Company Apgar Boat Dock

Park businesses slow as rainy weather lingers

Weather in Glacier National Park is crucial for the Glacier Boat Company. The company rents boats on Lake McDonald.

U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds in Kalispell, Mont.

Crowds gather to watch Kalispell's own Thunderbird

It was a dark and cloudy morning at Glacier International Airport. But that didn't keep thousands from showing up to the Mountain Madness Air show.

Kalispell Walmart

OSHA piecing together events in Walmart fatality

The identity of the Walmart employee who fell from a moveable staircase at the Kalispell store has been released.

F-15 Jet

Safety preparations made ahead of Kalispell air show

Glacier International Airport was busy Wednesday as planes started arriving for this weekend's Mountain Madness Air Show.

Walmart Kalispell

OSHA investigates after fatal fall at Walmart in Kalispell

An investigation is underway after a workplace fall took the life of an employee in the Flathead.