Montana Public Radio is a public service of the University of Montana and is licensed to the Montana University System.
MTPR began as a student training facility in 1965. Since then we have become a media network serving western and central Montana and beyond.
MTPR is an NPR affiliate with a robust Montana news team including bureaus in Missoula, the Flathead and Helena.
Our eclectic music and entertainment programs include classical, jazz, literature, science, and the longest running children's radio programs in the country. We also carry national favorites such as This American Life and Wait Wait Don't Tell Me!
MTPR produces about 50% of our program content.