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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Bozeman health experts highlight tips for safe eating for holidays

Bozeman health experts highlight tips for safe eating for holidays

Before you enjoy your turkey dinner NBC Montana wanted to make sure that dinner doesn't make you and your guests sick.

MSU hosts 30th annual Montana Science Olympiad

MSU hosts 30th annual Montana Science Olympiad

Hundreds of high school students from around the state were in Bozeman, competing in dozens of categories all having to do with science and math at the 30th annual state Science Olympiad on Tuesday morning.

Bobcat fans get first tickets for playoff game

Bobcat fans get first tickets for playoff game

Bobcat fans celebrated the Can the Griz victory even though the team suffered a loss to the Griz on the football field. The season isn't over yet.

No injuries reported in Bozeman house fire

Fire crews rushed to an early morning blaze Friday on the west side of Bozeman.

Bozeman same-sex couples receive marriage licenses

Bozeman same-sex couples receive marriage licenses

Thursday was an exciting day for some at the Law and Justice Center. Several couples were among the first same-sex couples married in the state of Montana.

Bobcat fans gear up for winter weather in Missoula

Bobcat fans gear up for winter weather in Missoula

If you plan to head to Missoula for the big Cat-Griz game this weekend, you better bundle up.

MSU officials seek public comment on propsed parking garage

MSU officials seek public comment on proposed parking garage

MSU officials are looking into several different solutions to combat the loss of parking spaces, when the new engineering building is built.

BHS students react to second winter storm Bozeman

BHS students react to second winter storm Bozeman

Blame the new round of snow on winter storm Bozeman, named in honor of Bozeman High students who helped the Weather Channel come up with the season's winter storm names list.

Montana FFA students judge livestock at John Deere Expo

Montana FFA students judge livestock at John Deere Expo

Students taking part in the John Deere Agricultural Expo were up early with the livestock, getting ready for the largest livestock competition in the northwest.

MSU gets ready for 2nd annual John Deere Expo

MSU gets ready for 2nd annual John Deere Expo

More than 1,000 high school students from across the state flooded Montana State University for an annual agricultural expo that includes the largest livestock judging competition in the northwest.

Outside workers prepare for cold conditions

Outside workers prepare for cold conditions

When the temperatures dip close to zero, frostbite can set in, in just a matter of minutes.

Bozeman plumbing companies see increased calls after blast of snow

Bozeman plumbing companies see increased calls after blast of snow

The blast of snow kept some businesses busy Monday, like plumbing companies.

MSU hope to revive renovation plans to Romney Hall

MSU hopes to revive renovation plans to Romney Hall

MSU school officials are hoping to revive plans to renovate one of the oldest buildings on campus.

Bobcat fans get ready for annual Can the Griz food drive

Bobcat fans get ready for annual Can the Griz food drive

The 15th annual Can the Griz food drive kicks off Saturday. MSU and UM compete every year in an off-field competition to see which school can bring in the most donations for local food banks.

Bozeman high marching band travels to Las Vegas for big competition

Bozeman High marching band travels to Las Vegas for competition

Montana's only competitive high school marching band left Thursday for one of the largest events they've ever competed in -- the Marching Band Open Series in Las Vegas, Nevada.