Will Wadley

KECI Weekend Anchor

POSTED: 12:45 PM Jun 13 2012   UPDATED: 2:27 PM May 14 2014

Will grew up in the Las Vegas valley, studied journalism at Biola University, and interned at KABC in Los Angeles.

e got his first reporting gig for NBC Montana at KCFW in Kalispell, and transferred to KECI at the beginning of 2012.

Aside from work, Will reads books, bikes around town, and does his best to keep Rillian, his dog, occupied.

He’s interested in localism, consumer technology, religion, the criminal justice system, and the NFL.

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

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Bomb suspect served prison time for arson

A Missoula man in custody for allegedly making a pipe bomb has served prison time for setting fire to a police car in 2007, according to court documents.

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Montana GOP releases video on Curtis

Just one day has passed since she was picked to take on Steve Daines for the United States Senate, but already Republicans are taking shots at new Democratic candidate Amanda Curtis.

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Naked bike ride in Missoula draws crowd, no protestors

After weeks of discussion and controversy, a nude bike ride through Missoula came and went on Sunday without any problems.


Crews search for lake drowning victim in Lincoln County

Search crews spent the day Sunday looking for a drowning victim on a lake in northwest Montana.


Armed robber holds up Butte pharmacy

At 3:39 pm this afternoon officers from Butte-Silver Bow Law Enforcement Department responded to an armed robbery at the Safeway store on Massachusetts Street.

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Body of missing George man recovered

The body of a young man missing in Yellowstone National Park since Monday evening has been recovered.

Amanda Curtis

Courtesy Facebook

GOP, Dems react to new U.S. Senate candidate

The Montana Republican and Democratic parties, along with state and national representatives, were quick to issue statements following the announcement that Amanda Curtis would replace Senator John Walsh as the Montana Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate.

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Democrats 'in it to win it' ahead of nominating convention

Dave Kendall has spent a lot of time on his email this week. He's the chairman of the Missoula County Democratic Party, and has an inbox full of messages from people telling him who he should nominate for the United States Senate.

Sen. Walsh speaks about public land protection measures

Walsh officially files to withdraw from Senate race

Montana Sen. John Walsh has officially left the race for the U.S. Senate race amid allegations that he plagiarized a thesis paper at the U.S. Army War College in 2007.

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Courtesy Frenchtown Rural Fire District

Crews respond to 2-acre fire near Alberton

Fire managers are asking residents to steer clear of Petty Creek, near Alberton, as crews respond to a wildfire in the area.


Walsh taking 'personal time'

A campaign spokeswoman says Sen. John Walsh is taking personal time at his Helena home but declined to answer questions about whether he plans to remain in the U.S. Senate race amid allegations that he plagiarized a research paper.

Local filmmaker seeks funding for Missoula urban avalanche documentary

Prayer flags are all that stand out now in an empty lot in the lower Rattlesnake, but just 5 months ago, the neighborhood was rocked by a freak act of nature.


DEQ approves new standards to curb algae growth

The Montana Department of Environmental Quality approved on Friday a new set of water quality standards aimed at reducing the amount of nutrients that fuel algae growth.

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3-year-old drowns in Bitterroot River

A Ravalli County 3-year-old boy was pronounced dead early Saturday morning at Marcus Daly Memorial Hospital after an accident Friday afternoon on the Bitterroot River.

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Smokejumpers, hotshots battle new wildfire near Dillon

The Shoestring Fire on the Beaverhead-Deerlodge National Forest, west of the Pioneer Scenic Byway near Shoestring Creek on the Wise River Ranger District was located Friday afternoon.