Josh Margolis joined NBC Montana in late August 2022 as the Butte-area multimedia journalist.
In the 3.5 years prior, Josh lived in Havre and served as News Director and a sports play-by-play voice for New Media Broadcasters radio stations.
While in Havre, Josh gained experience covering local news, including politics, agriculture, and the economy.
Josh had the honor of handling play-by-play duties for numerous high school sports, including the 2021 Six-Man Football Semifinals and the 2022 Class C Girls Basketball State Title Game.
In his final act before moving to the Mining City, Josh played the role of Murderer #1 in the Montana Actors’ Theatre production of MacBeth – an ambitious outdoor production with live horses that saw over 1,100 attendees across three showings.
Josh graduated from Indiana University-Bloomington in 2018 with a bachelor’s degree in journalism. As a Hoosier, Josh spent time interning for the local PBS/NPR station, broadcasting sports for BTN Student U, covering the IU basketball beat for Inside the Hall, Josh spent a summer studying abroad in Uganda to report on HIV/AIDS.
Josh also has experience as a summer camp counselor and special needs advocate, babysitter and escape room host.
When he’s not working, Josh enjoys skiing, watching sports, playing disc golf and ultimate frisbee and adventuring.
Josh can be contacted by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or on Twitter @JoshMNBCMT.