Western Montana News is a community-powered news and opinion site built for the citizens of Montana. Anyone from Montana may make a contribution to the site.
To share content on Western Montana News, Montanans may sign up for an account and then navigate to the Compose page. Users who sign up for an account may share their voice by composing a Voice or submit a more thoughtful local story or op-ed by composing a Story.
Western Montana News aims to provide a platform where anyone from Montana can express themselves freely.
Anyone may submit a thoughtful local story or op-ed by composing a Story. Once a Story is submitted, the editorial team collaborates with the author to prepare their Story for primetime. We offer help editing a Story and creating a featured image for a user's Story. Every Story is shared directly to our network of thousands of Montana subscribers across the website, email, and multiple social media channels.
Anyone may sound off and express themselves by composing a Voice. A Voice is immediately published to the site. Users may attach photos to a Voice. Select Voices are shared in our weekly email which goes out all over Montana.
The Firehose is a news feed that combines national and world news from multiple sources with Voices shared by local Montana users.
Users with accounts may post a comment or reply to other comments.
Western Montana News aims to provide a platform for any Montanan to express themselves. Abuse of this service will not be tolerated.
If you have questions or comments about Western Montana News or would like to learn about joining our team, email us.