Upcoming VOM Shows

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Read the below calendar to see what is coming up on Voices of Montana.


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  • Raising Awareness of Children’s Rights in Due Process
    9:00 AM-10:00 AM
    July 1, 2019

    Matt Furlong, Denise Johnson, and Dennis Lenz will join us to discuss the recent MT Supreme Court ruling which overturned a District Court Judge’s Termination of Parental Rights in Yellowstone County. We will also discuss the work being done by the Children, Families, Health, and Human Services Interim Legislative Committee on HJ 48 and HJ 49.

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  • No Fake News in these Survey Results
    9:00 AM-9:35 AM
    July 2, 2019

    “Fake News” is bantered about constantly, in this show you will find out what local and national news sources are most trusted by Montanans. The results come from a survey commissioned by the Greater Montana Foundation and conducted by the University of Montana Bureau of Business and Economic Research. The foundations first surveys were conducted in 2015 and 2016 and set a baseline for evaluating Montana news consumption in the digital age. The trends between then and now are definitely thought provoking.

  • Mission over Malmstrom
    9:35 AM-10:00 AM
    July 2, 2019

    We will be discussing a once-in-a-lifetime event, Mission Over Malmstrom, hosted by the 341st Missile Wing.  Learn about all of the fun activities and great showcase of our Military’s might during this Malmstrom Air Force Base Open House July 13 & 14th.

    Photo Credit: http://malmstromopenhouse.com/

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  • What to expect with this Fire Season
    9:00 AM-9:35 AM
    July 3, 2019

    In Montana we jokingly call summer “construction season”. But what is not a joke and has become a season of its own… Fire Season. We will speak with John Monzie, Deputy Chief of the Montana DNRC  Fire Protection Bureau – Forestry Division. We will take your calls and get the answers to current fire activity, the DNRC Preparedness and a general prediction of what we can expect in July and August.

  • Joe Dooling
    9:25 AM-10:00 AM
    July 3, 2019

    Joe Dooling announced his Candidacy for US Congress on Voices of Montana June 26th. But, we didn’t have enough time to take your calls and take a deeper look into his Candidacy and what sets him apart from the other candidates running for Montana’s Lone Congressional Seat. Tune in to learn more about Joe’s platform and what he hopes to accomplish if elected.

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  • AARP Fraud Watch Friday: Affinity Fraud
    9:00 AM-10:00 AM
    July 5, 2019

    All scams are offensive but affinity fraud is a particularly personal affront. Affinity fraud is a term for investment scams that prey upon members of specific groups, such as religious or ethnic communities, the elderly, or professional groups.  During this show we will focus on scams that target Veterans and Native American Communities.

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  • Could the US Bureau of Reclamation raise power rates in Eastern MT by 600%… find out more
    9:00 AM-9:30 AM
    July 9, 2019

    For those of you that listen regularly, Drew has been on our show in the past and always gives a different perspective on what is going on in DC.  On today’s show it is all about water as we take your questions and discuss the following topics:

     

    • Pick-Sloan water users are seeking help to prevent the US Bureau of Reclamation from raising power rates by 600% and beyond the Congressionally-mandated Pick-Sloan irrigation land owners’ ability to pay.
    • CSKT Water Compact
  • USS Montana
    9:30 AM-9:48 AM
    July 9, 2019

    The Crew of the USS Montana spent a week touring Montana, we will learn about more about the experience and the Virginia Class nuclear attack submarine, SSN 794.  We will speak with Bill Whitsitt about how Montanans can support the crew and where they are in the construction process.

     

    Photo Credit: USS Montana Commissioning Committee

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  • Update from Congress with Greg Gianforte
    9:00 AM-9:20 AM
    July 12, 2019

    We will take your calls as we talk with Congressman Greg Gianforte about the current affairs of our nations capital.  He will update us on the National Defense Authorization Act, Malmstrom Air Force Base, the new Payment In Lieu of Taxes (PILT) formula, and the Census.

  • Lt. Governor Mike Cooney
    9:20 AM-10:00 AM
    July 12, 2019

    Could the census result in getting back our second Congressional Seat? How does the immigration debate impact the Census in Montana? Those questions and more as we take your calls in our conversation with Lt. Governor Mike Cooney regarding the 2020 Census and the importance to our State

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  • Is the Famous Yellowstone Volcano Up To Something?
    9:00 AM-9:35 AM
    July 15, 2019

    Steamboat Geyser in Yellowstone National Park has been putting on a show since early spring and is at near record pace for frequency of eruptions. Does the increased geyser activity make you wonder if the famous Yellowstone volcano is up to something? Is there any connection to the increased geyser activity in Yellowstone and the recent earthquakes in California? Put on your muddiest geo-thermal lab coat and join us as we talk with Dr. Jamie Farrell from the Yellowstone Volcano Observatory about the inspiring and overwhelming power of Mother Nature.

  • Representative Shane Morigeau, Candidate for State Auditor
    9:35 AM-10:00 AM
    July 15, 2019

    State Representative Shane Morigeau, who served as the House Minority Whip in the 2019 legislative session, recently announced his run for the State Auditors Office. We will take your calls and discuss his plans to hold insurance companies accountable and lower health insurance rates.

     

    Photo Credit: https://leg.mt.gov/legislator-information/roster/individual/5154

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  • Kathleen Williams, Democrat Candidate for US Congress
    9:00 AM-9:35 AM
    July 17, 2019

    On April 5, 2019 Kathleen Williams announced her second run for Montana’s lone Congressional seat. With Congressman Greg Gianforte vacating the position to run for Montana Governor, some say she is the front runner. What do you say? Join in the conversation as we talk with her about her 2020 race and what is different this time around.

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  • LIVE REMOTE: Big Sky State Games
    9:00 AM-10:00 AM
    July 19, 2019

    Join us live as we go broadcast from Daylis Stadium in Billings, the location of the Opening Ceremonies as well as the Track & Field competitions.

    Photo Credit: https://bigskygames.org/about/media.php

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  • They Call it the “Silver Tsunami”
    9:00 AM-9:35 AM
    July 25, 2019

    As boomers increasingly elect to work well into their 60’s, will Montana businesses need to adjust? Patrick Barkey, Director of the Bureau of Business and Economic Research (BBER) will discuss the impact of boomers in the workforce. Todd O’Hair, executive director of the Montana Chamber Foundation will also join Voices for the discussion.
    (Photo credit: Montana Chamber Foundation)

     

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  • Greg Gianforte – the Weekly DC Update
    9:00 AM-9:20 AM
    July 26, 2019

    We will take your calls and speak with Greg Gianforte on what is going on in DC as well as the upcoming plans for the August Break. Topics include the Mueller Testimony, Robocalls, the Budget, and Fighting Fraud.

  • A Montana tale: Dean Folkvord
    9:00 AM-10:00 AM
    July 26, 2019

    Join Voices of Montana for a story of hills and valleys, and, of course, wheat fields. Dean Folkvord, who with his family helped build one of Montana’s most recognizable businesses, Wheat Montana, will be in-studio to reflect on the challenges and rewards of a Montana farm family, and maybe give us a glimpse as to what’s next.
    (Photo credit: From Farm to Table, The Montana chamber of Commerce)

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  • Montanan Named President of PNWER – what is the Economic Impact for MT
    9:00 AM-10:00 AM
    July 29, 2019

    The Pacific Northwest Economic Region (PNWER) is a public/private organization made up of representatives from 5 U.S. states, and 5 Canadian Providences.

    The organization’s growing influence is felt in trade, energy, water, agriculture and other issues important to our region.

    PNWER’s 2019 summit was held last week in Saskatoon, SK, and today on Voices, we are joined by newly elected PNWER President Mike Cuffe, a Montana State Senator from Eureka.

    Also joining us will be three members of the Montana delegation who attended the annual summit, State Senator Jon Sesso, State Representative Brad Hamlett, and Montana Mining Association Executive Director Tammy Johnson

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  • LIVE REMOTE: Economic Outlook Seminar
    9:00 AM-10:00 AM
    July 30, 2019

    Join us at we go Live from the Northern Hotel for the Montana Chamber’s Economic  Update Series. Now in it’s 14th year,  the series will tour around the state. We will speak with Statewide Experts regarding the updates on various industry economies across the state, address the Silver Tsunami, and discuss what the changing demographics in Montana’s workforce means to employers.

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  • Healthcare services – do hospitals over-charge or Medicaid under-pay?
    9:00 AM-10:00 AM
    July 31, 2019

    What’s behind the RAND study that found some hospitals charge patients two to three times what Medicaid charges? Do you believe hospitals are over-charging for services, or is this Medicaid price-fixing by the heavy hand of the government?

    Bob Olsen from the Montana Hospital Association, and John Doran from Blue Cross Blue Shield of Montana will be our guests to discuss making health care affordable. Also on Wednesday, the Bureau of Business and Economic Research released a new study on the impact of hospitals and Medicaid services on Montana’s economy. BBER Research Author Gregg Davis will join Voices of Montana.

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  • Raising Awareness of Children’s Rights in Due Process
    9:00 AM-10:00 AM
    July 1, 2019

    Matt Furlong, Denise Johnson, and Dennis Lenz will join us to discuss the recent MT Supreme Court ruling which overturned a District Court Judge’s Termination of Parental Rights in Yellowstone County. We will also discuss the work being done by the Children, Families, Health, and Human Services Interim Legislative Committee on HJ 48 and HJ 49.

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  • No Fake News in these Survey Results
    9:00 AM-9:35 AM
    July 2, 2019

    “Fake News” is bantered about constantly, in this show you will find out what local and national news sources are most trusted by Montanans. The results come from a survey commissioned by the Greater Montana Foundation and conducted by the University of Montana Bureau of Business and Economic Research. The foundations first surveys were conducted in 2015 and 2016 and set a baseline for evaluating Montana news consumption in the digital age. The trends between then and now are definitely thought provoking.

  • Mission over Malmstrom
    9:35 AM-10:00 AM
    July 2, 2019

    We will be discussing a once-in-a-lifetime event, Mission Over Malmstrom, hosted by the 341st Missile Wing.  Learn about all of the fun activities and great showcase of our Military’s might during this Malmstrom Air Force Base Open House July 13 & 14th.

    Photo Credit: http://malmstromopenhouse.com/

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  • What to expect with this Fire Season
    9:00 AM-9:35 AM
    July 3, 2019

    In Montana we jokingly call summer “construction season”. But what is not a joke and has become a season of its own… Fire Season. We will speak with John Monzie, Deputy Chief of the Montana DNRC  Fire Protection Bureau – Forestry Division. We will take your calls and get the answers to current fire activity, the DNRC Preparedness and a general prediction of what we can expect in July and August.

  • Joe Dooling
    9:25 AM-10:00 AM
    July 3, 2019

    Joe Dooling announced his Candidacy for US Congress on Voices of Montana June 26th. But, we didn’t have enough time to take your calls and take a deeper look into his Candidacy and what sets him apart from the other candidates running for Montana’s Lone Congressional Seat. Tune in to learn more about Joe’s platform and what he hopes to accomplish if elected.

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  • AARP Fraud Watch Friday: Affinity Fraud
    9:00 AM-10:00 AM
    July 5, 2019

    All scams are offensive but affinity fraud is a particularly personal affront. Affinity fraud is a term for investment scams that prey upon members of specific groups, such as religious or ethnic communities, the elderly, or professional groups.  During this show we will focus on scams that target Veterans and Native American Communities.

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Montana News Headlines

On Voices of Montana

  • Petroleum Association on President Trump’s Keystone Permit

    Today on Voices of Montana Alan Olson, Executive Director of the Montana Petroleum Association, was asked about the efficacy of the proposed Keystone XL Pipeline now that President Donald Trump has issued a new permit to cross the Montana/Canadian Border. Hear Alan Olson’s response Listen to the Entire Show Here
  • Save Colstrip and the Mueller Report

    Greg Gianforte called us live from the swamp to update us on the Mueller Report. Colstrip United Representatives discussed the “Save Colstrip Bill” Senator Tom Richmond (SD 28), and Senator Duane Ankney (SD 20) joined us. Click To Listen
  • Working through issues on Colstrip Power Plant

    Today, we heard Public Service Commissioner Roger Koopmans’ thoughts on Colstrip. The PSC, NorthWestern Energy and the Montana Legislature are working through some issues that revolve around Colstrip Power Plant. Click To Listen      
  • Does the state of Montana really need to expand Medicaid Insurance?

    We started with John Doran, VP of External affairs and Chief of Staff with Blue Cross Blue Shield as he gave us his ideas on Medicaid expansion. Also joining us on the show was Tom McGillvrey with the Montana State Senate and Senator Dr. Al Olszewski, who also spoke on …
  • The Columbia River Treaty

    The Columbia River Treaty between Canada and the United States is an agreement that was reached in 1964 to manage flood risk and hydropower. Canada was compensated in the agreement by receiving half of the value of the electricity generated from the Libby Dam. Eureka Senator Mike Cuffe was on …