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MCPS announces leadership changes at 4 schools  KPAX-TV

MISSOULA – Missoula County Public schools announced the following leadership changes for Franklin Elementary, C.S. Porter Middle, Sentinel and ...



Suspect wants to share his side of the Big Sky High School shooting incident  The Missoulian

Marvin Seastrunk wants to be heard. The 18-year-old's name may be unfamiliar but the story is well-known locally. Seastrunk was sentenced on Tuesday for an ...



Review: Officer from Big Sky High School shooting used 'reasonable' force  The Missoulian

The school resource officer who shot at a student's car as the youth fled Big Sky High School returned to active duty following use-of-force investigations by the ...



Student denies driving at officer who shot at his car at Big Sky High School, admits other charges  Missoulian

The Big Sky High School student whose car was shot at by the school resource officer when the student — allegedly with cocaine and a pistol — fled the ...



Student from Big Sky High School shooting will be tried as juvenile  The Missoulian

The now 18-year-old Big Sky High School student whose car was shot at by the school resource officer when he fled the building in March — allegedly with ...



Big Sky High School student suspended for repeatedly wearing Confederate flag sweatshirt  Missoulian

A Big Sky High School student was suspended from school Tuesday for repeatedly wearing a Confederate flag sweatshirt, despite the administration's requests ...



New Lowell principal, Big Sky athletic director named  The Missoulian

Barbara Frank will be the new principal at Lowell Elementary School for the 2018-19 school year, Missoula County Public Schools announced.



MCPS announces new Lewis and Clark Elementary principal  The Missoulian

Missoula County Public Schools announced Friday that Amy Shattuck will become the new principal of Lewis and Clark Elementary School for the 2019-2020 ...



Big Sky High student didn’t have gun in building, district says  Missoulian

Although the student involved in a Friday shooting at Big Sky High School was being investigated for having a gun, school officials said that he did not bring one ...



Cocaine, $1,000 found on Big Sky student charged in shooting incident  Missoulian

Prosecutors have filed juvenile felony charges against the 17-year-old student involved in a March 16 incident at Big Sky High School where he allegedly drove ...



Police: Shots fired in Missoula's Big Sky High parking lot; student arrested after chase  Missoulian

A Big Sky High School student was taken into custody Friday after shots were fired in the school's student parking lot at about 12:45 p.m., according to Missoula ...



Goodbye, P'Nut: Big Sky High School health teacher retiring after 38 years  Missoulian

The kids affectionately call her “P'Nut” because she's just about 5 feet tall, but the longtime Big Sky High School teacher's diminutive physical stature belies the ...



Student from Friday shooting, chase at Big Sky High makes first court appearance  Missoulian

The student arrested after an incident at Big Sky High School on Friday during which a police officer shot at the 17-year-old's car made his first court appearance ...



Missoula schools adopt more unified cell phone policies  Missoulian

Texting, Instagramming and tweeting will have to wait until after class for most students at Missoula County Public Schools.



Missoula County School District announces principal shuffle at Missoula schools  The Missoulian

A handful of Missoula schools will have new principals next year, with the Missoula County School District announcing a shuffle in administrators on Friday.



MCPS lawyer: Schools can ban Confederate flags  Missoulian

A school may restrict the presence or display of the Confederate flag in order to protect its educational environment, according to a lawyer who advises Missoula ...



Report: Gunshots at Missoula's Big Sky High fired by school resource officer, not student  Missoulian

The shots fired Friday afternoon in the Big Sky High School parking lot came from the gun of the school's resource officer, not from the student he was chasing, ...



Missoula's Big Sky High under perimeter lock-in due to graffiti threat, students allowed to leave  Missoulian

Big Sky High School was under a perimeter lock-in Thursday after graffiti was found in a girls' bathroom that reads "Don't be at Big Sky at 1:20." The lock-in was.



Hot shooting, sharp defense propel Butte past Missoula Big Sky  The Missoulian

MISSOULA – What a difference a week can make. After opening the season with a loss against Helena High, Butte's girls basketball team turned it around with a ...



Handgun Magazine Leads To Lockdown At Missoula's Sentinel High School  MTPR

A Missoula high school was placed on lockdown for about three-and-a-half hours Monday morning after a loaded handgun magazine was found in a school ...



Big Sky student now charged as adult  The Missoulian

The 17-year-old Big Sky High School student whose vehicle was shot at by the school resource officer when he fled during an incident in March is now charged ...



Arlee Warriors, University of Montana events celebrate Native American heritage  Missoulian

The Arlee boy's basketball team, the Warriors, will be visiting Big Sky High School on Wednesday to share their message of hope, talk about suicide prevention ...



'Usable artwork': Missoula high school teacher helps kids craft custom skis  The Missoulian

SUPERIOR — Scot Traeder gets immense satisfaction from gliding over water, whether frozen or liquid, on something he's built himself from scratch.



A week of firsts: the Missoulian's best photos of the week  The Missoulian

Last week kicked off Griz football season and sent kiddos back to school. What photo was your favorite?



Missoula thrift store teaching students valuable life lessons  KPAX-TV

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Student of the Week: Alexandra Lin  KPAX-TV

Our Student of the Week for January 2, 1019, is Alexandra Lin who attends Big Sky High School. Alexandra works as a tutor and is an officer in the National ...



Arlee's Warrior Movement brings message of hope to Big Sky Native American Heritage event  Missoulian

Friends and families fixed their attention on a projector screen in the gymnasium of Big Sky High School Wednesday night as a video in which the Arlee boys ...



Missoula schools crack down on e-cigarette and vape pens  Missoulian

As soon as teachers turned their backs, students at Missoula Sentinel High School would reach into their pockets to grab Juul pens, take a hit and blow the ...



Threats, Arrests Continue At Montana Schools  MTPR

A student at Stevensville High School who police say made a threat to harm staff and students was arrested today. That's according to the Ravalli County.



Big Sky HS replacing boys' basketball coach after 0-20 season  ABC FOX Montana News

Big Sky High School is "going in another direction" with its boys basketball coach after a 0-20 season last year, as first reported by SWX Montana. Bryan Ferriter ...



Standardized test scores remain consistent in Montana, vary slightly in Missoula  Missoulian

Standardized test scores for students in Montana showed little variation in the 2017-2018 school year compared with previous years, according to results ...



Sections of former UM basketball coach's graduation speech plagiarized  The Missoulian

In his speech at Big Sky High School's graduation Saturday, former Lady Griz basketball coach Robin Selvig plagiarized parts of a Great Falls Tribune article.



Missoula Big Sky coach Amy Roberts on leave of absence, Brielle Rolle to assume duties  The Missoulian

MISSOULA — Missoula Big Sky head volleyball coach Amy Roberts is on leave, according to a statement from Big Sky High School athletic director Sabrina ...



Back to school: All the changes Missoula families need to know  Missoulian

As Missoula's public schools open their doors this week, there are a few changes parents and students should note.



School safety an ongoing project in Missoula  Missoulian

In the Sentinel High School gymnasium Tuesday, at the end of the school's annual “Respect Assembly,” Principal Ted Fuller delivered a brief speech on school ...



Student wears Confederate flag to school, lands in principal's office  NBC Montana

Friday was Hellgate High School's Homecoming day. Students were encouraged to wear red and gold, the school's colors, to show school spirit. Wyatt Patterson ...



Big Sky High literary magazines earn top awards again  Missoulian

Aerie Big Sky was the sole Montana winner of the most prestigious award for student literary magazines in 2016.



Big Sky High School scholarships and awards | State & Regional  The Missoulian

Natalie M. Arnott: Brian and Cindy Arnott, parents. Missoula 4-H Council $750; Missoula 4-H Southside Lions Scholarship $1500; Montanan 4-H Foundation ...



MCPS recommends controversial English curriculum, teachers speak out  Missoulian

Sarah Pohl, an English teacher at Sentinel High School, brought a list of books she and her colleagues teach their students to a Missoula County Public Schools ...



Big Sky student speaks out about substitute teacher's racist comments  Missoulian

Nearly a month after Big Sky High School students were subjected to a racial epithet by a substitute teacher, a student's family is frustrated by the ongoing ...



Police: 2 shot near Sentinel High in Missoula; suspect at large Sunday evening  The Missoulian

Gunshots shattered a quiet evening in Missoula Sunday, sending police rushing to the area around Sentinel High School, where they found two people lying in ...



Boston headmaster named principal of Big Sky High School  The Missoulian

Natalie Jaeger, an Anaconda native now the co-headmaster at Boston Green Academy, will be the new principal of Missoula's Big Sky High School.



Hundreds of Missoula students walk out of class to protest gun violence in schools  Missoulian

Before noon Wednesday, the fire alarm went off at Hellgate High School and the building evacuated, though many students had already planned to leave.



Arlee parents still frustrated over response to student who brought gun to school  The Missoulian

Parents of students in the Arlee School District are planning to attend a school board meeting on Tuesday to discuss school safety after a meeting last week left ...



Retiring teacher's sudden death stuns Missoula schools  Missoulian

Principal Natalie Jaeger said Tuesday was a “sad and somber day” in the halls of Missoula's Big Sky High School.



Missoula school administrators talk bond projects, security at City Club  The Missoulian

Student safety is one of the primary needs being addressed with the $158 million in bonds that voters approved for Missoula County public schools in 2015, ...



Missoula shooting victim was exchange student at Big Sky High  The Missoulian

The 17-year-old boy who was shot and killed early Sunday was Diren Dede, a foreign exchange student from Hamburg, Germany, attending Missoula's Big Sky ...



Missoula store busy as folks get ready for winter  KPAX-TV

MISSOULA – Snow has been blowing through Missoula this weekend and folks are out and about braving the cold. Ice melt, traction sand, window scrapers and ...



Missoula schools back in session amid ongoing construction  Missoulian

The blacktop adjacent to the playground at Hawthorne Elementary School crowded with students and parents as kindergartners through fifth-graders lined up for ...



Missoula school resource officers spending spring break training  Missoulian

While students and teachers are out on spring break this week, the resource officers from the Missoula Police Department still are in school.



Missoula commissioners call for hold on South Avenue Bridge  The Missoulian

The Board of Missoula County Commissioners held an administrative meeting on Jan. 9 that included an update on the proposed South Avenue Bridge.



Shots fired in brief police standoff on Missoula's Northside  Missoulian

A Missoula police officer exchanged gunfire early Thursday morning with a 26-year-old man after a short chase through Missoula's Northside.



Big Sky to promote Michela Anderson to head girls' hoops coach  The Missoulian

For the second time in the past two springs, Missoula Big Sky is hiring a new head girls' basketball coach. If Michela Anderson has any say in the matter, the.



As rivers rise, Missoula County prepares for evacuations in flood-prone areas  Missoulian

Missoula County Sheriff's deputies went door to door with evacuation warnings for Orchard Homes-area residents on Monday morning after Sunday-night rains ...



High school graduates encouraged to find passions, know themselves, overcome challenges  The Missoulian

Seniors from Hellgate, Sentinel, and Big Sky high schools — clad, respectively, in red, purple and blue caps and gowns — crossed the Adams Center stage ...



Big Sky High School  The Missoulian

Parents: Terry and Suzanne Klise. GPA: 4.0. Activities: National Honor Society; varsity gymnastics. Scholarships, awards: Montana University System Honor ...



Griz softball opens 2019 campaign 1-4  Montana Kaimin

The Griz softball team is facing its first spring season without the program's original recruits, but that doesn't seem to faze it.



Western AA track: Big Sky's Wilcox soars on new pole  The Missoulian

MISSOULA — Missoula Big Sky's Rylan Wilcox began to get frustrated.



Two die in separate crashes in Missoula area over the weekend  Missoulian

The victim of a fatal motorcycle crash Friday evening between Missoula and Lolo has been identified as 20-year-old Connor Thomas Chilcote, a 2016 Missoula ...



Missoula high schoolers seek community support to attend speech and debate nationals  Missoulian

When it comes to the national speech and debate tournament, local rivalries are laid to rest.



Ronald Joseph Pagel  The Missoulian

MISSOULA — Ronald Joseph Pagel, husband and father, forester and teacher, passed away on Thursday, July 19 at home in Missoula with his family.



Photos: Veterans Day Events in Western Montana | News  The Missoulian

Every year we celebrate Veterans Day on the eleventh day of the eleventh month with parades, breakfasts, assemblies and observations. This year was special, ...



Big Sky High School Mourns Student's Death | News  ABC FOX MONTANA

Grief counselors are available at Big Sky High School all week long for students who are mourning Diren Dede's death.



Stevensville police arrest juvenile after alleged threat made at high school  Ravalli Republic

HAMILTON — A Stevensville High School student faces a felony charge of intimidation after allegedly making threatening statements toward other students and ...



Montana student disciplined for Confederate flag sweatshirt  Great Falls Tribune

MISSOULA — A Montana high school student has been disciplined for continuing to wear a Confederate flag sweatshirt after administrators requested that he ...



Returning champs Christina Aragon, Dawson LaRance face loaded Montana Mile field  MontanaSports

(Big Sky State Games media release). BILLINGS – The 2018 Montana Mile will mark its 27th running for men and the 17th for women at the Big Sky State Games ...



Polson's Scott Wilson Hired by Montana High School Association  Flathead Beacon

Scott Wilson, the longtime head football coach at Polson High School and the school's principal the last two years, has been hired as an assistant director with ...



University of Montana Athletics budget shrinks as institutional support projected to grow  Missoulian

The University of Montana Athletics Department budget is projected to be smaller in the 2018 fiscal year even as the institutional support it receives is estimated ...



Youth call community to action on Martin Luther King Day  Missoulian

Kassie Marcintowski recited some common stereotypes of youth Monday before calling on the community to share some of the values of her younger generation.



Anti-meth mural installed by students at Big Sky High School  The Missoulian

Prison. Seizures. Abuse. Overdose. Rock bottom. These are just a handful of the words high school students associate with methamphetamine use.



High water: Photos of flooding from around Montana  The Missoulian

Floodwaters are hitting Montana residents hard this year. Have you been affected by the floods?



Big Sky Health Academy students spend day shadowing Missoula professionals  The Missoulian

Big Sky High School Health Science Academy students had the opportunity to scope out what a day in the life of a health care provider is like Wednesday.



Missoula high school graduations set for Saturday; Seeley-Swan is Sunday  The Missoulian

On Saturday, 806 Missoula high school seniors will earn their degrees during graduation ceremonies in the University of Montana's Adams Center.



Missoula man accused of leaving child in hot car while stealing candy  Missoulian

A 31-year-old Missoula man was released on his own recognizance Wednesday after being charged with allegedly leaving a child in a hot car, forcing ...



Big Sky High School student accepted to West Point  The Missoulian

Molly Langland of Big Sky High School has been accepted to the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, New York.



UPDATE: Big Sky librarian dies in car crash  The Missoulian

Big Sky High School lost longtime librarian Christine Fogerty on Friday when she died in a car accident while visiting family in Bozeman, according to Principal ...



Missoula gun show brings dealers from around the region  Missoulian

A weekend gun show in Missoula has collectors and dealers from across the region gathering to sell and trade everything from new pistols to antique firearms.



Spate of motorcycle crashes mar Montana's post-holiday highways  The Missoulian

Authorities expect to release Wednesday the name of a 45-year-old man who died in a one-vehicle rollover Sunday evening east of Missoula near Turah.



MCPS high school students select Big Sky social studies teacher for excellence award  The Missoulian

One of the greatest honors a schoolteacher receives is the respect of his or her students.



Photos: Missoula High School Graduations 2017 | Local  The Missoulian

Hellgate, Sentinel and Big Sky high schools held commencement ceremonies on Saturday.



Katie Ryan Foster (Katydid)  The Missoulian

SPOKANE — Katie Ryan Foster (Katydid), age 42, passed away on Wednesday, Dec. 12, 2018, in Spokane, Washington.



From closet to (exhibit) hall: Outdoor gear unloads memories  The Missoulian

If we go there to get away from it all, why do we take it all with us? That's the puzzle Rachel Gross wants to ponder in her new Historical Museum at Fort Missoula ...



Class of 2015: Big Sky's Molly Langland will join brother at West Point  The Missoulian

High school graduation is a time when newly minted adults in Missoula start to think about their futures. For Molly Langland, that path is set.



Missoula Fairgrounds racetrack leveling begins  Missoulian

It's been a long time since horses trotted out of the Missoula County Fairgrounds paddocks onto the racetrack. The chances of it happening again are now down ...



How much lead is in Missoula school water? Too much  The Missoulian

School starts in less than six weeks for the nearly 14000 students who attend public schools in Missoula County. Another 1000 or so students attend a private ...



Changes could end numerous valedictorians at Sentinel, Hellgate  The Missoulian

This year's Sentinel and Hellgate high school seniors could be some of the last to receive the title of valedictorian in response to a debate about what merits a ...



Clear up primary ballot confusion with this handy guide  Missoulian

Absentee primary ballots were mailed out last week, and the process for completing them and sending in the absentee envelopes can be a bit complicated.



The Missoulian's 10 most-read online stories of 2018 | Local  The Missoulian

Missoulian.com readers are nothing if not predictable. A tally of our most-read stories of 2018 as measured by online page views gave testament to the enduring ...



Smart Schools 2020 bond project heads into 3rd year; Franklin, Lowell almost complete  The Missoulian

Students at Franklin and Lowell elementary schools will be starting the year in their completed buildings as the two Missoula County Public Schools 2020 bond ...



Missoula remembers longtime Aerie adviser Lorilee Evans-Lynn  Missoulian

Robert Lee lifted up the left side of his jacket, revealing "Words" on his shirt as he said it: "Words matter."



Man from East Missoula manhunt admits to federal gun charge  The Missoulian

The man involved in an hours-long armed manhunt in East Missoula in January pleaded guilty to a federal weapons charge Tuesday.



Missoula students plan walkouts one month after Florida shooting  Missoulian

Students around Montana plan to walk out of school Wednesday for 17 minutes, one minute for every life lost at last month's school shooting in Parkland, Florida.



Tests: Lead levels in some Missoula County Public Schools' water near EPA cutoff  Missoulian

Missoula County Public Schools found levels of lead above the physician-recommended amount in about 80 percent of water tests in the last two years, ...



Big Sky High students craft skis, snowboards; raffle planned  The Missoulian

Discussions about P-Tex and dampening vibration are common enough in ski shops, but at Big Sky High School you'll find such topics at the center of the Wood ...



Hellgate High School Beats Out Other Missoula Schools in Ranking, Sixth Best in Montana  Newstalkkgvo

Missoula's Hellgate High School made U.S. News and World Report's list of top high schools in Montana this week. The school is one of just two AA schools in ...



Loyola's Tirrell verbals to Griz football  NBC Montana

A pair of Missoula high school football products are staying home to play for the Grizzlies. Ryan Tirrell and Tyler Flink have taken different paths to the maroon ...



Loyola Sacred Heart under alert after bathroom graffiti threat  ABC FOX Montana News

Loyola Sacred Heart High School administrators say they're taking a graffiti threat as an opportunity to figure out what works best for school safety going forward.



Spring showcases new life at MCPS Vo-Ag Center  The Missoulian

The baby critters romping around at the Vo-Ag Center near Big Sky High School may be care-free, but the students helping to care for them know a lot of work.



Missoula County to seek disaster declaration for floods  Missoulian

Missoula County expects to issue a disaster declaration to help with the costs of the recent flooding.



Bad sports: Alleged thieves steal $7,700 in sporting goods from Montana business  The Missoulian

Two Missoula men are in jail on felony theft charges after they allegedly forged checks to purchase outdoor gear at sporting goods stores in Montana, then either ...



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