As of today, we're changing the format of our show to focus on
delivering shorter, more frequent episodes that keep our listeners
informed about the latest news around the coronavirus, and its
impacts on Montana.
In today's episode:
We announce some changes at the Montana Free Press
The latest stats from the Montana Department of Public Health
and Human Services
What is social distancing, and why is it important?
Two new cases confirmed, one each in Missoula and Yellowstone
Montana announces that tests will now be performed in-state,
rather than being shipped to the CDC
1000 news test kits are headed to Montana
Counties begin closing or limiting certain business
establishments and other public events
We begin to look at how the coronavirus could impact June's
Montana Lowdown features in-depth conversations with top newsmakers, journalists, politicians, and experts about significant issues facing America's "last best place."
Veteran award-winning journalist John S. Adams, founder and editor of Montana Free Press and the star of the documentary film "Dark Money," hosts the podcast, shedding light on essential news stories and broadening the debate on the hottest topics.