Butte Reborn: The Mining City In The 21st Century
First Aired Thursday, July 27, 2006
This program takes the viewer through nearly one hundred years of economic history in Butte, from the city's heyday in the 1920s to the failed Destination: Montana! proposal of 2003. Thriving local businesses are profiled, and Butte's long-term plans for economic recovery are explored, including the push for growth in high-tech industry and tourism. Produced by Gabriel Ferguson at the RadioTelevision Department of The University of Montana, Missoula.