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.
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.
The Beef ‘O’Brady’s sports pub has closed a little more than a year after it opened at 1223 Grand Ave. in Billings.
BISMARCK, N.D. — Two McKenzie County businesses have been charged in Northwest District Court with Class B misdemeanor operating without a license.
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.
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…
Ted Kim sees his newest business venture as a way to help revitalize downtown Billings. And, in doing so he’s helping local photographers build their business and hone their craft.
The BNSF Railway Veterans Association will hold its 43rd annual convention Sept. 19-21 at Crowne Plaza in Billings. Many activities are planned. Call Barb at 406-222-0756 if you wish to sign up.
WILLISTON, N.D. — The latest figures available show North Dakota's daily oil production reached more than 1.1 million barrels in July, a record high, state regulators announced Friday.
SEATTLE — Environmental groups sued the U.S. Department of Transportation on Thursday over the shipment of volatile crude oil in older railroad tank cars.
BOZEMAN — A Bozeman company that makes gluten-free oatmeal cookies has a three-month contract to ramp up production and is hiring 42 people to help with the work.
Chipotle Mexican Grill, a fast-casual eatery, is building its first Montana restaurant at West Park Promenade in Billings.
Sponsors of a proposed railroad that would open Montana’s huge coal reserves to new mining must turn over documents about the project’s economics to a conservation group that’s opposed to the line, according to a Wednesday decision by the U.S…
CHS Inc. recently announced a $406 million upgrade for its oil refinery in Laurel to boost diesel production and efficiency.
WILLISTON, N.D. — Three Minot natives are trying to crowd fund an effort to bring craft beer to the city.
WILLISTON, N.D. — A Williston attorney is leading a class-action lawsuit against the oil boomtown's two strip clubs, saying they violated state and federal laws by classifying dancers as independent contractors instead of employees.
As thousands of people around the country line up early Sept. 19 to get their hands on Apple’s latest iPhone, Billings will have an Apple unveiling of its own.
After her exile from near Rimrock Mall, Sue Rydquist has found a new home at Shiloh Crossing for her Simply Wine store.
That rain on the plain that saturated Montana’s malt barley crop in late August could be tears in the beer of American brewers in 2015.
Spika Welding and Manufacturing Inc., will host an open house at its manufacturing facility in Lewistown at 254 Cottonwood Creek Road to celebrate Manufacturing Day. The open house will be from 4 to 7 p.m. on Oct. 3 and is open to everyone.