Shellye Leggett

Reporter

POSTED: 3:55 PM Aug 19 2014   UPDATED: 4:11 PM Aug 19 2014
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Shellye Leggett is a reporter at KTVM in Bozeman for NBC Montana. Shellye comes to Montana from the very Windy City, Chicago, where she earned her Master's in Journalism at DePaul University. Shellye is originally from Las Vegas, NV (yes, she loves the outrageously hot summers!)

During her time at DePaul, Shellye was a multimedia journalist and anchor for DePaul's weekly student run news broadcast, "Good Day DePaul." She also interned for the Chicago based morning show, WCIU, You and Me This Morning, the summer of 2013.

Before receiving her Master’s, Shellye graduated from North Park University in Chicago. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Communication Studies. While at North Park, Shellye was on both the Lady Vikings Softball and Women's Track and Field teams and was named to the Academic All-American list in 2011 and 2012.

When Shellye isn't working hard in the newsroom, she loves to workout, be active and also spend time with her friends and family. Shellye is very excited to start her Reporting Career in beautiful Montana and is excited to engage with the community!

If you have any questions, concerns, comments or story ideas please contact Shellye at Sleggett@ktvm.com, find her on Facebook and follow her on Twitter.

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MSU student rally for statewide tuition freeze

MSU students rally for statewide tuition freeze

There's only two more weeks left in this legislative session and student governments across Montana are working to continue a tuition freeze for state university students.

MSU to host first ever Bobcat Brewfest

MSU to host first ever Bobcat Brewfest

Need something to do for your Saturday? If you aren't heading down to Yellowstone for the free weekend admission, you can take part in the first ever Bobcat Brewfest at Bobcat Stadium.

Sexual Assault Awareness month sparkes discussions at MSU

Sexual Assault Awareness month sparks discussions at MSU

April is Sexual Assault Awareness month. To recognize it, Montana State University is hosting a number of events.

Bozeman schools hold off on taking Common Core tests

Bozeman schools hold off on taking Common Core tests

Late Wednesday afternoon, we learned State School Superintendent Denise Juneau told districts around the state they don't have to do the tests this year.

Anti-bullying bill passes to Gov. Bullock for final signature

Anti-bullying bill passes to governor for final signature

It's likely soon Montana will no longer be the only state without a law against school bullying.

Gallatin Valley Food Bank hosts spring food drive for spring in take

Gallatin Valley Food Bank hosts spring food drive

They say Christmas is the season of giving, but unfortunately for the Gallatin Valley Food Bank that means donations tend to dry up by April.

Museum of the Rockies opens Tyrant Kings exhibit

Museum of the Rockies opens Tyrant Kings exhibit

The Museum of the Rockies is just about to open its newest dinosaur exhibit.

Air travel report highlights Montana airports

Air travel report highlights Montana airports

A new Air Travel Consumer Report highlights Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport as the state's most popular airport.

Officials ready to move forward with plans for tallest Bozeman hotel

Officials ready to move forward with plans for tallest Bozeman hotel

The newest hotel addition to the downtown Bozeman area, the Lark, opened last week and now several other hotels are in the works.

Belgrade superintendent addresses school bus crash

Belgrade Superintendent Candy Lubansky talked to NBC Montana about a school bus crash in Belgrade on Monday.

Manhattan Easter Egg Hunt has record turn out

Manhattan Easter Egg Hunt has record turn out

This weekend, thousands of kids will participate in dozens of Easter egg hunts across the state.

4 of 9 MSU students arrested for drug crimes plead not guilty

4 of 9 MSU students arrested for drug crimes plead not guilty

Four of nine MSU students arrested Thursday for allegedly making and selling drugs on or around campus showed up in Gallatin County District Court Friday to tell a judge they're innocent.

9 MSU students arrested for alleged drug crimes

9 MSU students arrested for alleged drug crimes

Gallatin County prosecutors said nine Montana state university students are facing drug distribution charges and now they could be facing charges that carry sentences up to life in prison.

Bozeman Police Department beefs up patrols for Distracted Driving Awareness month

Bozeman Police Dept. beefs up patrols for Distracted Driving Awareness Month

April marks Distracted Driving Awareness Month all over the country.

Heritage Christian arsonist sentenced for two counts of felony arson

Heritage Christian arsonist sentenced for two felonies

Tuesday afternoon in court, a Gallatin County judge sentenced a Bozeman man who set two separate arson fires in a Christian school gym.