Fort Harrison, Mont. – Seventy three Montana Army and Air National Guard men and women have been activated for State Active Duty by Montana Governor Steve Bullock in response to COVID-19.   The Soldiers and Airmen will be used in 11 cities and 17 locations within those cities around the state and will begin their duties on Friday, 3 April.

Montana Governor Steve Bullock gave the directive to have an all mail-in primary election. Fergus County Clerk and Recorder  and Election Administrator Rana Wichman explains what will happen with this primary election,

The Central Montana Medical Center Foundation is getting closer to getting that 3D Mammogram machine here in Lewistown. Karen Kuhlman along with Jeri Carpenter called into KXLO Live to talk about the Oak Ridge Boys concert and to let everyone know the concert is still on.

The Red Cross Blood Mobile will be in town next week.

The Fergus County Fair Board met for March this past Tuesday afternoon. Board Chair Candi Zion explains what was discussed at the meeting.

Seventy three Montana Army and Air National guard troops have been activated for State Active Duty by Montana Governor Steve Bullock in response to Covid-19. The Soldiers and Airmen will be used in 11 cities and 17 locations within those cities around the state and will begin their duties Friday April 3rd.

KXLO in partnership with the Lewistown Public Library will hosting Magical Middles Story Hour on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons. It will be hosted by Ms. Brittany the youth Librarian.

The Central Montana Medical Center Foundation sold 150 tickets for a chance for someone to win a drift boat.

The COVID-19 pandemic has caused havoc on schools across the country. But will it have an impact to the finances of the Lewistown School District? That question was answered by Superintendent Thom Peck.

The Lewistown Police Department is not taking any walk-in customers due to the COVID-19 shelter in place restrictions.

The coronavirus has brought out the worst in some people with the rise of scams. Montana Attorney General Tim Fox wants residents to be on the lookout.

Montana Attorney General Tim Fox called into KXLO Live on Monday. Attorney General Fox explained in detail what the Stay At Home Order means for Montana residents.

TC Energy has announced that it will proceed with the construction of the Keystone XL Pipeline Project.

To further protect customers and staff as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, Bank of the Rockies has found it necessaryto limit access to our lobby.  You can still use their drive-up and night depository.

Fergus county Public Health Officer Sue Woods and Fergus county

DES Director Ben Philips stopped by our studios to set the record straight about Gov Steve Bullock’s stay at home order.

Starting on Wednesday, March 18th, Lewistown Public Schools will have the ability to offer lunches to all children in our community ages 1 to 18. This benefit will be in place during scheduled school days until further notice.  Pick up sites will be:

Elephation is a non-profit helping to establish healthy elephant-human relationships. Chrissy Pratt Elephation Director talks about an upcoming benefit for the group.

The Montana Winter Fair is the one time each year the legend of the Ice Queen comes alive. Karen Kuhlman stopped by earlier this week to let us know when we can meet the Ice Queen during this year’s Montana Winter Fair.

If your making your vacation plans for next year, the Council on Aging might be able to help. Tickets are available for their big Dream Vacation fundraiser. Council Director Dale Pfau has the details.

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Montana’s minimum wage will increase 15 cents an hour to $8.65 on Jan. 1.

The Lewistown Jaycees' benefit raffle and banquet were a huge success Saturday night.   The banquet was held in the trade center at the Fergus County Fairgrounds.

The Judith Arts Society gets another season of it’s Community Music Series started this Friday evening. Judith Arts Society member Norma Zimmer explains a little history about the group and explains more about this weekend’s special guest.

The Lewistown Public Library got a little help with their budget from the City Commission. Library Director Dani Buehler explains.

LEWISTOWN, Mont. – A resource management plan (RMP) for central Montana is drawing the ire of conservation groups and former public lands officials, calling it a sell-off to the oil and gas industry.