Lewis Dortch



What is your job?
I greet the viewers and bring the latest weather highlights every day from 5-7 am on "Montana this Morning" as KPAX's Chief Meteorologist.

When did you start working here?
July, 2017

Where else have you worked?
NewsCenter1 in Rapid City, South Dakota

Where did you go to college?
University of North Carolina at Asheville

Where did you grow up?
Asheville, North Carolina

What are some of the biggest news stories you have covered?
From blizzards in Montana and tornadoes in South Dakota to my ultimate career achievement, singing "You Lie" with The Band Perry and flying with the US Air Force Thunderbirds. I've had the opportunity to be a part of and cover a wide variety of news stories.

What is your philosophy on news?
Give the facts and let people come to their own conclusions.

What do you love about living here?
Whether it's hiking in the mountains, swimming in the lakes, skiing in the winter, floating the rivers in the summer or just being able to drive a few hours and be at Glacier or Yellowstone National Parks, there is so much to love about living in Montana!

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