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Montana arborists, foresters, and natural resource professionals are invited to the fifth annual Northern Rockies Tree School in Cody, Wyo., Oct. 8-9. On average, more than 130 people representing various natural resource backgrounds attend t…

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Meet MSUB hall of fame business class

Meet MSUB hall of fame business class

They started in different fields and different eras, but they found something in common in the end: success.

September 28, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Yaak yurt builders move company to Missoula to network

Yaak yurt builders move company to Missoula to network

MISSOULA — Hays Daniel and his family lived and worked out of yurts in the remote Yaak Valley for nearly four years, so he knows just how cozy and comfortable the structures can be, even during harsh Montana winters.

September 27, 2014 11:28 am Video Photos

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Jefferson Lines finds temporary new home in downtown Billings

Jefferson Lines finds temporary new home in downtown Billings

The Jefferson Lines bus station has found a temporary home in downtown Billings and is using state money to renovate permanent digs.

September 26, 2014 5:26 pmLoading…

North Dakota official: More environment protections needed

DICKINSON, N.D. — A top North Dakota public health official told a meeting of energy company representatives in Dickinson on Wednesday that more needs to be done to ensure environmental protections in the state amid its oil boom.

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Starbucks could open store in Williston

WILLISTON, N.D — Coffee drinkers in the state's oil country could become familiar with the green-aproned barista.

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Draft bill would take public's voice out of deciding on oil waste landfills

BISMARCK, N.D. — A draft bill to loosen up the process for approving oil waste landfills would take the public’s voice out of the way.

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Oil reps say North Dakota has proper rail shipment rules

Oil reps say North Dakota has proper rail shipment rules

BISMARCK, N.D. — Oil industry officials told state regulators Tuesday no additional regulations are needed to transport western North Dakota oil by rail, citing an industry-funded study saying it’s no more volatile than other light crudes.

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At airport, Matheson struggling to find package handlers

At airport, Matheson struggling to find package handlers

With 5,000 packages daily and rising coming through Billings Logan International Airport, officials at Matheson Flight Extenders say they need more help.

September 22, 2014 4:39 pm Photos

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Westpark Village, a senior living community in Billings managed by The Goodman Group, has received the 2014 Excellence in Action award for the second consecutive year from My InnerView by National Research Corporation for workforce satisfacti…

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Engineering firm rides Bakken wave to downtown Billings expansion

Engineering firm rides Bakken wave to downtown Billings expansion

Just two years ago, Anvil Corp. was a sleepy little engineering firm on the Billings West End that focused on design for the oil and gas industry in Yellowstone County.

September 21, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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New sugar beet harvester has wow factor

New sugar beet harvester has wow factor

HARDIN — On his second lap around his sugar beet field south of the Crow cutoff, Brett Nedens looked up from his harvester’s controls and realized he was again being followed.

September 19, 2014 6:00 am Video Photos

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Futurist urges Chamber to be open to learning from young workers

Futurist urges Chamber to be open to learning from young workers

Starting at the bottom and clawing your way to the top of the corporate ladder worked for baby boomers and their parents.

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Construction industry works to recruit women

Janice Moreno graduated from college with a degree in English literature, but never landed a job paying more than $12 an hour. Now, at 36, she’s back in the classroom — in safety glasses and a T-shirt — learning how to be a carpenter.

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U.S. senator to ask Congress to suspend coal sales

U.S. senator to ask Congress to suspend coal sales

A U.S. senator said Tuesday he will ask fellow lawmakers to halt coal sales on federal lands in the West after a senior Obama administration official declined to suspend the troubled government program.

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Beef 'O' Brady's closed for remodel

Beef 'O' Brady's closed for remodel

The Beef ‘O’Brady’s sports pub has closed a little more than a year after it opened at 1223 Grand Ave. in Billings.

September 16, 2014 12:05 pm Photos

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North Dakota accuses 2 businesses in Bakken area of running lodging buildings without certifications

BISMARCK, N.D. — Two McKenzie County businesses have been charged in Northwest District Court with Class B misdemeanor operating without a license.

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From bumper to bummer: Barley, wheat harvests delayed

From bumper to bummer: Barley, wheat harvests delayed

BISMARCK — A late planting and a harvest held up by wet weather have increased the chance for disease and a reduced-quality small grains crop.

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Report: Snowmobilers big contributors to Montana's winter economy

Report: Snowmobilers big contributors to Montana's winter economy

MISSOULA — A recent report by the Bureau of Business and Economic Research at the University of Montana indicates that about 8 percent of the state’s households include snowmobile recreationists. With an average household size of about 2.5, p…

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Meet MSUB hall of fame business class

Meet MSUB hall of fame business class

They started in different fields and different eras, but they found something in common in the end: success.

September 28, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Jefferson Lines finds temporary new home in downtown Billings

Jefferson Lines finds temporary new home in downtown Billings

The Jefferson Lines bus station has found a temporary home in downtown Billings and is using state money to renovate permanent digs.

September 26, 2014 5:26 pmLoading…

At airport, Matheson struggling to find package handlers

At airport, Matheson struggling to find package handlers

With 5,000 packages daily and rising coming through Billings Logan International Airport, officials at Matheson Flight Extenders say they need more help.

September 22, 2014 4:39 pm Photos

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