Cowles Montana Media spans markets from central Washington to eastern Montana. Beginning with KHQ-TV, an NBC affiliate launched by Cowles in 1952, the division now covers the Tri-cities, Spokane, Missoula, Helena, Billings, Bozeman, Butte and Great Falls DMAs. SWX broadcasts regional weather and high school, college and professional sports. Cowles Montana Media provides ABC and Fox coverage in the Helena viewing area.
KTVH is the NBC affiliate in Helena, Montana, and broadcasts the city’s only live newscast. As such, the station possesses a unique connection to the community. Employees of the station often donate their time to local causes, and the station sponsors a number of organizations, including Special Olympics and Race for the Cure.