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The Worm is a daily news podcast for early bird listeners rounding up stories from around Montana and the region. Available online and on podcasting apps by 7 A.M. weekdays.

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United States

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The Worm is a daily news podcast for early bird listeners rounding up stories from around Montana and the region. Available online and on podcasting apps by 7 A.M. weekdays.

Twitter:

@YPRadioNews

Language:

English

Contact:

406-657-2988


Episodes

The Worm for February 20, 2024

2/20/2024
Another attempt to cleanup asphalt from the Yellowstone River begins, a plan to outsource training in the state health department could close the doors on other businesses, and an unknown side of Bozeman’s history revealed in a new exhibit.

Duration:00:12:34

The Worm for February 16, 2024

2/16/2024
A candidate for U.S. senate drops out six days after entering the race, NorthWestern Energy looks at climate change and energy production, and we talk with two Montana chefs up for an Academy Award of the food world.

Duration:00:11:31

The Worm for February 15, 2024

2/15/2024
Billings asks for money for a gang prevention unit for kids, wildlife officials reopen a comment period on wolf and grizzly management, and we visit with Poundstone about why she likes playing for Montana audiences, her favorite part of the Ellen Theater and… her worm farm.

Duration:00:15:48

The Worm for February 14, 2024

2/14/2024
A new guide helps Montana schools navigate AI, Bozeman residents fire heated remarks focused on the city manager, and a new climate plan gives the state potential for millions of federal dollars.

Duration:00:12:12

The Worm for February 13, 2024

2/13/2024
Bozeman’s city manager asked to resign, a new approach to helping those experiencing a mental health crisis in Billings, and Montanans with money on the big game cash out.

Duration:00:10:02

The Worm for February 12, 2024

2/12/2024
Butte rings in the Year of the Dragon, a new event raises interest in the Montana State Games, and a new candidate for the U.S. Senate raises hackles among Montana republicans.

Duration:00:07:34

The Worm for February 9, 2024

2/9/2024
Albertsons Companies recalling several products due to contamination that can cause serious illnesss - even death, a program helping to feed hungry kids in the state has some disturbing numbers, and a new biomedical research center picks Montana for its location.

Duration:00:08:00

The Worm for February 8, 2024

2/8/2024
The number of Montana teenagers experiencing depression is increasing, a new challenger emerges for Montana’s U-S senate seat, and a four legged and furry Billings prognosticator makes his Super Bowl winner prediction.

Duration:00:06:46

The Worm for February 6, 2024

2/6/2024
Snowpack not keeping up with needed moisture, Montana seeing a below average number of bovines, and the Bozeman library feeding more than minds.

Duration:00:07:34

The Worm for February 5, 2024

2/5/2024
Results of an historic overhaul of medicaid in Montana remain unknown, Montana number one for wage gains, and if you’re a fan of the Thin Mint your wait is over.

Duration:00:07:07

The Worm for February 2, 2024

2/2/2024
Today on the Worm, we have stories about firearms on planes, funding for crisis response and more.

Duration:00:12:01

The Worm for February 1, 2024

2/1/2024
Federal investigators on the way to MSU to checkout allegations of discrimination, airports in the state set a disappointing record, and a nationally known author kicks off Black history month with an appearance in Bozeman.

Duration:00:07:26

The Worm for January 31, 2024

1/31/2024
As elections approach, Cascade County is still missing a top election official, warm winter weather is causing bears to come out of hibernation early, and an event at MSU kicks off Black History Month.

Duration:00:07:41

The Worm for January 30, 2024

1/30/2024
It's Tuesday, January 30th. The National Endowment for the Arts funds several Montana art venues, fish decline in the Jefferson Basin, and Montana has one of the highest rates of hearing loss nationwide.

Duration:00:10:55

The Worm for January 29, 2024

1/29/2024
Economists work to figure out why Montana’s booming economy is slowing down, volunteers set out to count the state’s homeless population, and a big project revealed to replace four hundred nuclear missiles in Montana.

Duration:00:11:01

The Worm for January 26, 2024

1/26/2024
The public service commission deals with audits and a difficult work culture, environmental officials dig into solutions for a troubled mine near Helena, and the coach with the most wins in the Big Sky Conference stays in Montana.

Duration:00:08:53

The Worm for January 25, 2024

1/25/2024
Three organizations work to address mental health issues in a new way and new place, Bozeman planning for a reduction in water supply, and Montana restaurants up for a national award.

Duration:00:11:16

The Worm for January 24, 2024

1/24/2024
A new way to report increasing violence against healthcare workers, a political newcomer makes his run for governor official, and the Billings school superintendent defends his request for new charter schools.

Duration:00:10:55

The Worm for January 23, 2024

1/23/2024
Millions of dollars to fight the opioid crisis in Montana sits in the bank, a book ban debated in Billings, and get ready for grasshoppers.

Duration:00:12:02

The Worm for January 22, 2024

1/22/2024
Hundreds of items missing from the state’s historical museum, the state’s first environmental justice center funded, and Montana students could begin enrolling in charter schools this fall.

Duration:00:06:23