Born in Iowa, Michael became a Montanan in his early teens when his family moved to the Gallatin Valley. Foth -rhymes with both - started his broadcast career while in high school, working part-time at an AM religious station in Belgrade. Over the years, his work path allowed him opportunities in Salt Lake City, Denver, and southern Minnesota. Michael returned to the airwaves in Billings in 2005 and has been with Townsquare Media, Billings since 2017. Interests: reading (mostly fiction), history, gardening, cooking, fishing, motorcycles, playing blackjack, and hanging out with his family. Favorite foods: smoked meats, steak, seafood, thin-crust pizza. Movies he's watched more than 10 times: Family Vacation, Happy Gilmore, Tommy Boy. Ideal vacation: Any place with a beach, pool, and palm trees. Favorite part of this job: Everyone has a unique story, and Michael loves finding those interesting stories and sharing them with our listeners and readers. Music: A rocker at heart, Michael enjoys all styles of music from classic country to pop. Personal stuff: "#Dad Life" is what it's all about for Michael. Married since 2010, he has three older step-kids and two younger girls who have him completely wrapped around their fingers. Three dogs and a cat round out their household.
Have You Been to All 13 of Montana’s Highest Elevation Towns?
Insert your favorite weed pun - here - but these are the highest (elevation) communities in Montana, all at least 6,000 feet above sea level.
Fewer than 300 Exist in Lower 48 States. Two New Babies at ZooMontana
Two wolverine kits were born on January 31st at the Zoo, and they are adorable.
Exciting New ‘Street Food’ Restaurant Coming to Downtown Billings
OPENING TODAY (2/17)! The franchise has a funny name, but the menu and concept look quite attractive. It will take over the former Perch spot on North Broadway.
[VIDEO] Did You See the Strange Object Floating Above Billings Wednesday?
The Billings airport temporarily grounded flights this afternoon and a USAF KC-10A repeatedly circled the skies above south central Montana today, while residents are wondering what in the heck we saw.
Oops. Tourist Mistakenly Lands in Billings Instead of Australia
Here's the tale of one foreign traveler who inadvertently landed in Billings recently - instead of Australia - on his way to Sidney... er, Sydney.
2022 Fires Could Raise Flood Danger this Spring in Montana
FEMA reminds Montana residents that wildfires leave a potential hazard well after the flames have been snuffed out.
EPA Urging Montanan’s to ‘Test Your Nest’ for Radioactive Gas
Radon is found in almost half of all homes in Montana. The odorless, colorless gas is the leading cause of lung cancer in the US for non-smokers. Here's where to get low-cost radon test kits.
Meet the Raptor Responsible for Enormous Nests in Montana
It's easy to assume those oversized bird nests you'll find on top of power poles along the Yellowstone River are for bald eagles, but you would be mistaken.
Ice Jam Season Could Come Early to Montana. Like, Now.
It seems far too soon to be talking about flooding, but it's already happening in some areas of the state, according to the latest info from Montana DNRC.
7 Hot Tub Vacation Rentals for Spending Christmas in Red Lodge
From $149 to $550 per night, there is just a handful of Red Lodge VRBOs with hot tubs available on Christmas weekend. Take a look.