Kevin Maki

KECI Reporter

POSTED: 12:45 PM Jun 13 2012   UPDATED: 4:26 PM Jun 23 2014
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Kevin Maki joined KECI-TV as a reporter in January 2010.

Kevin was born and raised on a farm in Corvallis, Montana. He graduated from Corvallis High School, then went on to get a B.A. in Journalism from the University of Montana (1978) and a B.A. in Radio-TV from the University of Montana (1981).

Kevin worked as a general assignment reporter and anchor at KPAX-TV in Missoula from 1981 to 1989. From there, he worked as a general assignment reporter at KOAA-TV in Colorado Springs, Colorado. Kevin returned to Montana in 2000 and reported for Montana Public Radio until taking his current position at NBC Montana.

If you have any questions, concerns, comments or story ideas, please e-mail Kevin at kmaki@keci.com.

Kevin's Latest Stories

Bitterroot Cat Griz  fans prepare for tailgate parties

Bitterroot Cat-Griz fans prepare for game, tailgate parties

Look for crowds from Ravalli County on game day Saturday.

Victor High student spearheads community playground plans

Victor High student spearheads community playground

Suncee Perry's FFA project would create a special place for kids in her hometown.

Hamilton scientist who discovered cause of Lyme Disease dead at 89

Hamilton scientist who discovered cause of Lyme Disease dead at 89

Dr. Willy Burgdorfer's work opened a new field of biomedical research in human medicine.

Ravalli Co swears in local gov't study commission members

Ravalli Co. swears in local gov't study commission members

Sharon Schroeder and Alan Thompson are two of five citizens elected to review local government.

Stevensville sex offender will spend life in prison

Chadwick Thomas Tree was sentenced to two consecutive life sentences for sex crimes against underage girls.

Ravalli County's newly elected treasurer sworn into office

Ravalli County's newly elected treasurer sworn into office

Dan Whitesitt becomes the first elected treasurer to take office in more than a year.

Small business celebrates success in the Bitterroot

Small businesses celebrate success in the Bitterroot

Community leaders came to support entrepreneurs at an event hosted by the Ravalli County Economic Development Authority.

Crews begin logging project in Bitterroot Sapphires

Crews begin logging project in Bitterroot Sapphires

The Forest Service says the 1,100-acre project is geared to protect forest health.

Montana Department of Environmental Quality

DEQ issues water permit for proposed development, critics dispute decision

Monday the Montana Department of Environmental Quality issued a Montana Wastewater Discharge Permit to Lee Foss for a proposed development near Hamilton.

Family of Marine veteran works to curb suicide rate among vets

Family of Marine veteran works to curb suicide rate among vets

Marine veteran Brandon Slack's mother and sister support national legislation addressing root causes of vet suicide.

Cold brings ice to Lee Metcalf wetlands, birds regroup

Cold brings ice to Lee Metcalf wetlands, birds regroup

For birders, early winter weather brings opportunity for new sights and sounds.

Veterans event organizer accused of three counts of child molestation

A 74-year-old organizer of a large Veterans Day event in Hamilton faces child sex crimes in California.

Preparing against cold at Lifeline Farm in Victor

Preparing against cold at Lifeline Farm in Victor

Arctic blast has farmer working to keep ahead of below zero temps.

Cold weather finds Hamilton firewood supplier in high demand

Cold weather finds Hamilton firewood supplier in high demand

Duane Kirkland said he is getting calls left and right from customers who need wood.

Bitterroot honors, thanks veterans at Doughboy Statue

Bitterroot honors, thanks veterans at Doughboy Statue

Dozens braved frigid temperatures for a wreath laying at the Ravalli County Museum's iconic statue.

MICHAEL BELL

Friends mourn fisherman killed by falling tree in windstorm

Michael Kenneth Bell, 62, was struck and killed by a falling tree while fishing on the Bitterroot River, Sunday.

Ravalli Co wakes up to winter, slick roads

Ravalli Co. wakes up to winter, slick roads

Bitterroot residents had to drive slow to keep safe Monday.

Thousands of migrating snow geese visit a Westfork field

Thousands of migrating snow geese visit Westfork field

The first Arctic blast brought a sky full of snow geese to feed and rest on their trip south.

aircraft crash south of darby 2

Small plane crashes south of Darby

A single-engine plane crashed 2.5 miles south of Darby near a landing strip. The crash happened in a farm field just off Highway 93, near the hunters' check station.

Charge against woman for putting fetus at risk over illegal drug use dismissed

Charge dismissed against woman for putting fetus at risk over illegal drug use

A Ravalli County District Court Judge said Casey Allen's "12-week-old fetus is not a person under the criminal endangerment statute."