Local Election News

Man admits to drinking, smoking pot before fatal crash

A driver who fled the scene after striking and killing a pedestrian on the Northern Cheyenne Reservation has pleaded guilty to involuntary manslaughter.


Robbie Knievel pleads not guilty to criminal endangerment

Robbie Knievel has pleaded not guilty to felony criminal endangerment in connection with a four-car collision in Montana.

Fact checking the GOP debate in Milwaukee

Tuesday night's GOP debate from Milwaukee, Wisconsin, started with softball questions and a well mannered field of presidential hopefuls.  By the time the…

 Kalispell man who made threats against Flathead Co. schools identified

Groups protest possible plea deal in online threats case

Human rights activists and religious leaders are calling for a man suspected of making online threats to schools and religious groups to be charged with a…

Darby's new mayor elect outlines early goals

Darby's new mayor-elect outlines early goals

JC McDowell won the election against appointed Mayor Evelyn Savochka. Darby's new leader has short- and long-term plans to improve his town.

Frenchtown mill levy passes by mere 10 votes

In one of the closest contested elections this November, the Frenchtown schools mill levy passed with a 10-vote margin.

McDowell unseats Savochka in Darby mayor race

McDowell unseats Savochka in Darby mayor race

Darby businessman JC McDowell received 116 votes. Incumbent Mayor Evelyn Savochka got 100 votes in a race that brought out 64 percent of Darby's voters.

3 Kalispell residents vie for Ward 3 council seat

Competition is in the air as three Flathead residents run for the Kalispell Ward 3 position.

Ward 5 candidates address Missoula's taxes

Ward 5 candidates address Missoula's taxes

Elections are coming up Tuesday. Seats in all six wards are up in Missoula's city council.

Missoula County Elections Office holds new site for satellite office

City council candidates discuss priorities

Elections are just days away, on Nov. 3, and seats in all six wards of Missoula's city council are up for grabs.

Belgrade school bursting at seams, asks voters to support bond

Ridge View Elementary in Belgrade is nearing its 500-student capacity. 

Growth policy, transparency priorities for Ward 4 candidates

Election day is almost here, and seats in all six wards of Missoula's city council are up for grabs.

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U.S. Senate Candidates

Amanda Curtis

Amanda Curtis

Amanda Curtis has been called Montana's most liberal legislator.  Curtis is a one term Montana state legislator. She says her experience as a teacher and her working class roots in Butte will keep her grounded in Washington.

Steve Daines

Steve Daines

Steve Daines has been called the country's most conservative congressman he was first elected in 2012 as Montana's lone U.S. House Representative. Daines says his background in business gives him an edge when it comes to creating jobs.

U.S. House Candidates

john lewis

John Lewis

John Lewis is a the former state director for Montana Sen. Max Baucus.  He's concerned that Montana's public lands might be sold off to pay for a balanced federal budget.

ryan zinke

Ryan Zinke

Republican Ryan Zinke is a former Navy SEAL from Whitefish.  He tells viewers America is in trouble and he has the background to lead us on a track to recovery.

Missoula County Sheriff

(img1)Josh Clark Full Interview 10-15-14

Josh Clark

Last month current Undersheriff Josh Clark launched a write-in campaign. Check out his extended interview.

(img1)TJ McDermott Full Interview 10-15-14

TJ McDermott

Watch the extended interview Democrat and current detective Sgt. TJ McDermott won the primary election in June with just over 50 percent of the vote.

Flathead Co. Commissioner


Phil Mitchell

Mitchell has spent ten years serving the public in Whitefish. He first served on the town's school board and then went on to serve with the Whitefish City Council.


Stacey Schnebel

Schnebel is a newcomer to the political scene but has been active in the community for years.