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Montana Treasure: Pearl Jam bassist Jeff Ament

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As if being a rock star isn't enough, Pearl Jam bassist Jeff Ament is also helping to improve the lives of Montana's youth one ollie-- pop shoveit-- and kickflip at a time. 

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Montana Treasure: Nurse still makes house calls

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For the last 30 years, one Great Falls nurse practitioner has been going above and beyond to make sure every patient is cared for, even those who are bedridden or locked up.

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Montana Treasure: Bozeman family mining for Yogo sapphires

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Perhaps no one has such a love or knowledge of the stone as the father and son duo behind the Gem Gallery in downtown Bozeman and the new owners of the Vortex Mine in Yogo Gulch. Yogo sapphires are exclusively found in the Yogo Gulch of the Little Belt Mountains in Judith Basin County.

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Montana Treasure: Great Falls author encouraging creativity with 'Sugarbeet Falls'

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A Great Falls children's author is excited to encourage kids to grow their creativity and celebrate their ideas. Ryan Acra, author of the series Sugarbeet Falls, is this week's Montana Treasure.

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Montana Treasure: Smokejumpers teaming up with Opportunity Resources

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They are an elite group of firefighters: the smokejumpers. Risking their lives, they jump from planes hundreds of feet in the air all to battle wildfires hundreds of feet below them on the ground. But before they leap into free fall, the jumpers toss drift streamers into the wind.

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Montana Treasure: Former Veteran and Great Falls Mayor helps build one of kind Memorial

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Michael Winters is proud of the foundation he helped build at the Montana Veterans Memorial. 

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Montana Treasure: Bozeman's Julius Lehrkind Brewing celebrates its roots

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BOZEMAN - The Gallatin Valley's newest brewery can boast roots going back more than a century. The great-great-grandson of German settler Julius Lehrkind is re-launching the brewery brand started by his family.

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Montana Treasure: The inspiring Ann Bourassa

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Our own Meghan Bourassa honors her mom, Ann, who's been a best friend and a source of strength - even as she deals with a cancer diagnosis.

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Montana Treasure: The men who love quilting at St. Paul's Lutheran

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For years, seven men have met at St. Paul's Lutheran Church on Monday nights to make quilts. The group started on a dare, but in the years since, it's become an important way for friends to spend time together while doing good deeds for their community.

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Montana Treasures: Forensic Gun Examiners

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Only two forensic gun examiners work for the state of Montana. They say the job isn't much like what you see on TV - but firing weapons into a 500-gallon tank of water is all in a day's work.

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Montana Treasure: Serving up 130+ burgers at Parker's in Drummond

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Just off of Interstate-90 in the small ranching community of Drummond, sits Parker's, a small, family-owned and operated restaurant that is serving up an eye-popping array of burgers. 139 burgers to be exact.

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Montana Treasure: Lending a helping hand to get books in little hands

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Statistics from the Department of Education show that 61-percent of low-income families in America have no books in the home for their pre-school children to read. It's a crucial time when reading development takes place. At just 12-years-old, Hattie Neesvig of Trout Creek is already fostering learning in her community. 

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Montana Treasures: The Legend of Piano Pat

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For over 50 years Piano Pat, as she’s internationally known, has been tickling the ol’ ivories at the Sip ‘n Dip Lounge in Great Falls. 

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The Wop Chop, a true Montana Treasure

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For nearly 60 years, the Freeway Tavern has been serving the people of Butte lunch and dinner. 

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Montana Treasures: Micro preemie will celebrate first birthday

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On March 2, Aiden Anklam will turn one. It's a day not everyone thought he'd live to see.

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  • Montana Treasure: Roadhouse Diner's Creative Burgers in Great Falls

    Montana Treasure: Roadhouse Diner's Creative Burgers in Great Falls

    Monday, July 9 2018 7:24 PM EDT2018-07-09 23:24:46 GMT
    Monday, July 9 2018 10:03 PM EDT2018-07-10 02:03:11 GMT

    It’s a little place with big taste in Great Falls. Roadhouse Diner makes what people say are the freshest burgers around, and they have the awards to prove it.  Walk in and you’ll be greeted with a big hello by servers, you can hear burgers sizzling, fires frying, and people chatting. 

    It’s a little place with big taste in Great Falls. Roadhouse Diner makes what people say are the freshest burgers around, and they have the awards to prove it.  Walk in and you’ll be greeted with a big hello by servers, you can hear burgers sizzling, fires frying, and people chatting. 

  • Montana Treasure: Missoula Firefighter goes for 7th straight stairclimb win

    Montana Treasure: Missoula Firefighter goes for 7th straight stairclimb win

    Monday, April 23 2018 2:18 PM EDT2018-04-23 18:18:22 GMT

    The men and women race up 69 flights of stairs wearing about 30 pounds of equipment including breathing compressed air.  For the last six years, Missoula Firefighter Andy Drobeck has taken first place.

    The men and women race up 69 flights of stairs wearing about 30 pounds of equipment including breathing compressed air.  For the last six years, Missoula Firefighter Andy Drobeck has taken first place.

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