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Man charged with putting camera in ex’s shower says he was filming chickens

Man charged with putting camera in ex’s shower says he was filming chickens

When a woman confronted her 41-year-old live-in ex-boyfriend in early August about a camera hidden in a hole in her shower, he told her he had…

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Study seeks to analyze hunter-bear interactions

Study seeks to analyze hunter-bear interactions

From almost four miles away, the grizzly bear appeared to have picked up the elk carcass’ stench.

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Prosecutors: Man burned girlfriend with cigarette, made kids flush his meth needles

Prosecutors: Man burned girlfriend with cigarette, made kids flush his meth needles

A man appeared in court Monday on allegations he burned his girlfriend with a cigarette lighter, slapped her with the side of a butcher knife …

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Bleskin injury further tangles Bobcats' QB situation

Bleskin injury further tangles Bobcats' QB situation

Dakota Prukop has languished on the shelf with a knee injury, and Montana State’s quarterback situation has been in flux.

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The Crowne Plaza: One big brick building

The Crowne Plaza: One big brick building

Rising 245 feet into the sky and built with enough bricks to build a seven-foot wall from Billings to Laurel, the Crowne Plaza has stood watch…

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Father: 'Nothing could prepare you to lose part of your soul'

Father: 'Nothing could prepare you to lose part of your soul'

Having completed five tours of combat duty in Iraq, Afghanistan and Kosovo, Jonathan Karns, a member of the U.S. Army, bore witness to some of…

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Opening times for Billings stores on Thanksgiving, Black Friday

Opening times for Billings stores on Thanksgiving, Black Friday

Here is a listing of when Billings stores open for Black Friday shopping. For a map of locations, visit this story online at billingsgazette.com

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Man admits making sex video with girl, 16

Man admits making sex video with girl, 16

A Billings man who videotaped himself having sex with a 16-year-old girl pleaded guilty today in federal court to possessing child pornography.

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Former Billings car dealer gets prison for bank fraud

The former owner of Payless Auto Sales, a failed Billings dealership, apologized Thursday in federal court for hurting friends and family in a…

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New Meridian store seeks to set itself apart in Billings retail scene

New Meridian store seeks to set itself apart in Billings retail scene

When Lisa Wyss began planning a new Meridian Boutique in the Shops at Shiloh Crossing, she was aiming for a store with a modern, distinctive l…

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Release of police dog sends car theft suspect to the ground

Release of police dog sends car theft suspect to the ground

A Billings police dog helped officers catch a suspected car thief who reportedly ran from police on Sunday near the Heights Wal-Mart.

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North Dakota man dies in crash near Lame Deer

A 21-year-old New Town, N.D., man died Saturday morning on Highway 4 near Lame Deer when his 2009 Dodge pickup rolled. 

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Pub Station's opening delayed, Har Mar Superstar show moves to the Railyard

Pub Station's opening delayed, Har Mar Superstar show moves to the Railyard

The Pub Station will not open Tuesday and the live show, featuring soul singer Har Mar Superstar and The Pizza Underground featuring former ch…

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9th Circuit reinstates former Miss Montana's insurance fraud conviction

9th Circuit reinstates former Miss Montana's insurance fraud conviction

KALISPELL — A federal appeals court reinstated the fraud conviction of a former Miss Montana who authorities said bilked her homeowner's insur…

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Where to get Billings's best pies

Where to get Billings's best pies

Thanksgiving is right around the corner, which means that if you are like me and are incapable of baking a Thanksgiving worthy pie, you need t…

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Man's body found near I-94 bridge in Glendive

The body of a man found Wednesday in Glendive has been sent to Billings for an autopsy, the Dawson County Sheriff’s Office said Thursday.

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Charlo woman's death ruled a homicide; husband jailed without bond

Charlo woman's death ruled a homicide; husband jailed without bond

MISSOULA — The Lake County coroner has ruled that Raelynn Charlo died of a single gunshot wound to the head last week.

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Have You Heard: Burger Dive special goes national

Have You Heard: Burger Dive special goes national

One of Burger Dive owner Brad Halsten's top creations is on sale nationwide.

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Billings Catholic Schools announces plan for new building for 1st-8th-graders

Billings Catholic Schools announces plan for new building for 1st-8th-graders

After quietly raising nearly $10 million over two-plus years, the Billings Catholic Schools announced plans for a new school at Colton Bouleva…

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Billings vigil held in solidarity with Ferguson

Billings vigil held in solidarity with Ferguson

About 30 residents gathered in front of the Yellowstone County Courthouse to show their discontent Monday evening after the announcement came …

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31-year-old snowmobiler from North Dakota dies in avalanche near Cooke City

A 31-year-old snowmobiler from North Dakota died Wednesday after being buried in an avalanche in the Henderson Peak area near Cooke City. 

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Bobcats lament turnovers, mistakes in loss to Grizzlies

Bobcats lament turnovers, mistakes in loss to Grizzlies

MISSOULA — Jordan Johnson, after he’d directed No. 13 Montana to a dominating 34-7 victory over in-state rival and 12th-ranked Montana State, …

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First look: Griz 34, Cats 7

First look: Griz 34, Cats 7

Montana dominated Montana State in the 114th meeting between the long time rivals in front of a record 26,352 fans at Washington-Grizzly Stadi…

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Wyoming troopers required to make 732 stops per year

Wyoming troopers required to make 732 stops per year

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The Wyoming Highway Patrol has begun requiring troopers to meet yearly numbers on traffic stops and citations, an internal do…

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Bobcats draw South Dakota State in first round of FCS playoffs

Bobcats draw South Dakota State in first round of FCS playoffs

MISSOULA — A day after his team suffered a 34-7 drubbing at the hands of arch-enemy Montana, Rob Ash was out following the Golden Rule.

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Gazette opinion: Court clerks can’t opt out of filing legal documents

Gazette opinion: Court clerks can’t opt out of filing legal documents

A marriage equality celebration commenced on the seventh floor of the Yellowstone County Courthouse Thursday where 15 same-sex couples obtaine…

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Livingston chef dazzles with high-end comfort food

Livingston chef dazzles with high-end comfort food

Carole Sullivan is a culinary artist. Her creations are a mouth-watering fusion of fresh meats, earthy root vegetables, flavorful herbs and sa…

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Man charged in pair of knife attacks; 1 victim in critical condition

Man charged in pair of knife attacks; 1 victim in critical condition

A man arrested after police went to a house described by a prosecutor as “covered in blood” is facing two counts of assault with a weapon, and…

November 21, 2014 7:00 pmLoading…

Anaconda man gets life in prison for incest

Anaconda man gets life in prison for incest

ANACONDA — An Anaconda man will spend the rest of his life in prison for incest, following a sentencing hearing Friday in Anaconda district court.

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Boat dealer moves into former Scheels space at Rimrock Mall

Boat dealer moves into former Scheels space at Rimrock Mall

A Wyoming boat dealer has temporarily set up a showroom at the Rimrock Mall in the former Scheels Sporting Goods space, and mall officials say…

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North Dakota officials denounce New York Times report on the Bakken

North Dakota officials denounce New York Times report on the Bakken

BISMARCK, N.D. — State officials Tuesday denounced a monthslong investigative report conducted by The New York Times that ran last weekend as …

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31-year-old snowmobiler from North Dakota dies in avalanche near Cooke City

A 31-year-old snowmobiler from North Dakota died Wednesday after being buried in an avalanche in the Henderson Peak area near Cooke City. 

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New pastor at First English seeks to foster a loving faith community

New pastor at First English seeks to foster a loving faith community

A month into her ministry at First English Lutheran Church in Billings, the Rev. Stacey Siebrasse hopes to help move the congregation in a dir…

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Montana’s 9th Circuit Judge Sid Thomas to become next chief judge

Montana’s 9th Circuit Judge Sid Thomas to become next chief judge

On Dec. 1, 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals Judge Sidney R. Thomas of Billings will become the circuit’s new chief judge.

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Bozeman woman given 20 years of supervision for drunkenly smothering infant son

Bozeman woman given 20 years of supervision for drunkenly smothering infant son

On Friday, the day her son would have turned 3 years old, a Bozeman woman was sentenced to 20 years of state supervision for falling asleep wh…

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North Dakota man dies in crash near Lame Deer

A 21-year-old New Town, N.D., man died Saturday morning on Highway 4 near Lame Deer when his 2009 Dodge pickup rolled. 

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Romeo Ted

Romeo Ted

Romeo Ted, Heme’kone Ohvehonevestse “HeadChief”, Rowland, 21 years of age, was born on Nov. 1, 1993, to his mother Monica Rowland and stepdad …

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Billings vigil held in solidarity with Ferguson

Billings vigil held in solidarity with Ferguson

About 30 residents gathered in front of the Yellowstone County Courthouse to show their discontent Monday evening after the announcement came …

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Man admits making sex video with girl, 16

Man admits making sex video with girl, 16

A Billings man who videotaped himself having sex with a 16-year-old girl pleaded guilty today in federal court to possessing child pornography.

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From dropout to hotshot: Woman turns life around in the Bakken

From dropout to hotshot: Woman turns life around in the Bakken

WILLISTON, N.D. — When Trevis Alton met the 21-year-old woman, he saw someone who was motivated and wanted to learn.

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More than 800 roadkill salvage permits issued in first year

More than 800 roadkill salvage permits issued in first year

Nearly a year after Montana initiated a method to legalize collection of roadkill, more than 800 permits have been issued.

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TMZ publishes video of Jeremih incident at Fuddrucker's; promoter refunding tickets

TMZ publishes video of Jeremih incident at Fuddrucker's; promoter refunding tickets

The entertainment news website TMZ on Sunday published a video of an incident at the West End Fuddrucker's involving singer Jeremih. 

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Man charged with putting camera in ex’s shower says he was filming chickens

Man charged with putting camera in ex’s shower says he was filming chickens

When a woman confronted her 41-year-old live-in ex-boyfriend in early August about a camera hidden in a hole in her shower, he told her he had…

November 25, 2014 7:20 pmLoading…

60 Minutes Sports to feature Missoula woman who says she was gang-raped by UM football players

60 Minutes Sports to feature Missoula woman who says she was gang-raped by UM football players

MISSOULA — A Missoula woman who says she was gang-raped by four University of Montana football players in December 2010 has revealed her ident…

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TMZ publishes video of Jeremih incident at Fuddrucker's; promoter refunding tickets

TMZ publishes video of Jeremih incident at Fuddrucker's; promoter refunding tickets

The entertainment news website TMZ on Sunday published a video of an incident at the West End Fuddrucker's involving singer Jeremih. 

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Man found with 100-plus trout faces felony charge

Man found with 100-plus trout faces felony charge

Acting on a tip, Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks officers searched a home on Canyon Ferry Lake Sept. 18 and reportedly found more than 100 tr…

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Study seeks to analyze hunter-bear interactions

Study seeks to analyze hunter-bear interactions

From almost four miles away, the grizzly bear appeared to have picked up the elk carcass’ stench.

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Customers singed in hibachi fire at new Japanese restaurant

Customers singed in hibachi fire at new Japanese restaurant

A few customers were singed at Umi Japanese Steakhouse on Monday night when a hibachi-style grill flared up.

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Woman sentenced to 5 years in ‘horrendous’ cigarette lighter child-abuse case

Woman sentenced to 5 years in ‘horrendous’ cigarette lighter child-abuse case

A 31-year-old woman was sentenced Monday to five years with the Montana Department of Corrections for lying to police as they investigated the…

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Woman ‘sick of getting beat up’ gets ‘pimp’ arrested

WILLISTON, N.D. — A 31-year-old man has been arrested for promoting prostitution after a woman at a Williston hotel told police he would assau…

November 18, 2014 4:11 pmLoading…

University of Wyoming student dies after off-campus fight

University of Wyoming student dies after off-campus fight

LARAMIE, Wyo. — A 21-year-old University of Wyoming student died Saturday following a fight shortly after midnight in an off-campus home, and …

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Singer reportedly causes ruckus at Fuddruckers; St. John addresses response time

Singer Jeremih and his entourage reportedly caused a bit of a ruckus at the West End Fuddruckers on Wednesday, and the incident has Billings P…

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Prosecutor, defense attorney question homicide defendant's wife during 3-hour deposition

Prosecutor, defense attorney question homicide defendant's wife during 3-hour deposition

In a roughly three-hour deposition Friday, a prosecutor grilled a woman about discrepancies in the accounts she has given of what happened the…

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Child porn victim seeks restitution after years of exploitation, shame

Child porn victim seeks restitution after years of exploitation, shame

Vicky was 10 years old when her father began raping and sodomizing her. He sexually abused his daughter for two years, and he videotaped the a…

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Pedestrian injured, dog killed in Terry Avenue crash

Pedestrian injured, dog killed in Terry Avenue crash

Update 10:15 a.m. Saturday: No update was available from the Billings Police Department on Saturday. But a family member of the pedestrian inj…

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Pedestrian hurt in Friday crash lost eye, will need reconstructive surgery

Pedestrian hurt in Friday crash lost eye, will need reconstructive surgery

A Billings man will have permanent injuries to his eyesight, face and knee after he and his dog were hit by a pickup Friday night.

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Billings man dies in motorcycle crash Tuesday night

A 53-year-old Billings man died Tuesday night after the motorcycle he was riding on crashed into the roundabout at King Avenue West and Olympi…

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Customers singed in hibachi fire at new Japanese restaurant

Customers singed in hibachi fire at new Japanese restaurant

A few customers were singed at Umi Japanese Steakhouse on Monday night when a hibachi-style grill flared up.

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Prosecutors: Man burned girlfriend with cigarette, made kids flush his meth needles

Prosecutors: Man burned girlfriend with cigarette, made kids flush his meth needles

A man appeared in court Monday on allegations he burned his girlfriend with a cigarette lighter, slapped her with the side of a butcher knife …

November 24, 2014 7:10 pmLoading…

Prosecutors: Man left out bottle of methadone, 2-year-old overdosed on drug

Prosecutors: Man left out bottle of methadone, 2-year-old overdosed on drug

A 32-year-old man is facing charges that he illegally had a bottle of methadone and endangered his 2-year-old son — who found the drug and ove…

November 03, 2014 6:45 pmLoading…

'60 Minutes Sports' looks at allegations of rape, cover-up at UM

'60 Minutes Sports' looks at allegations of rape, cover-up at UM

MISSOULA — The woman who claims she was sexually assaulted by four University of Montana football players in 2010 criticized the Missoula Poli…

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17-year-old dies in crash near Fort Peck

A 17-year-old male from Frazer died near Fort Peck Saturday when his car went off Wiota Road and into an irrigation ditch after he went off th…

November 09, 2014 12:35 pmLoading…

Montana Legislature election results

Montana Legislature election results

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Bleskin injury further tangles Bobcats' QB situation

Bleskin injury further tangles Bobcats' QB situation

Dakota Prukop has languished on the shelf with a knee injury, and Montana State’s quarterback situation has been in flux.

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Ex-girlfriend of homicide victim struggles to make sense of tragedy

Ex-girlfriend of homicide victim struggles to make sense of tragedy

ASHLAND — The night 36-year-old David Leroy Vallie was killed, his 2-year-old daughter, Daynee, woke up screaming and crying.

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Browning man accused of killing 3 grizzly bears

Browning man accused of killing 3 grizzly bears

HELENA — Everett Skunkcap, of Browning, showed no apparent remorse for allegedly shooting three grizzly bears Aug. 6, reportedly telling Black…

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The Crowne Plaza: One big brick building

The Crowne Plaza: One big brick building

Rising 245 feet into the sky and built with enough bricks to build a seven-foot wall from Billings to Laurel, the Crowne Plaza has stood watch…

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Cole D. Hammond

Cole D. Hammond

On the morning of Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, our beloved son, husband, father and friend, Cole Derick Hammond, left this Earth too soon. Born Jan…

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Former Billings car dealer gets prison for bank fraud

The former owner of Payless Auto Sales, a failed Billings dealership, apologized Thursday in federal court for hurting friends and family in a…

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Touchdown Jake! Teammates, foes inspired by Huntley player's unwavering spirit

Touchdown Jake! Teammates, foes inspired by Huntley player's unwavering spirit

WORDEN — Jake Vinton wakes up each morning with two questions for his mom.

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Father: 'Nothing could prepare you to lose part of your soul'

Father: 'Nothing could prepare you to lose part of your soul'

Having completed five tours of combat duty in Iraq, Afghanistan and Kosovo, Jonathan Karns, a member of the U.S. Army, bore witness to some of…

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Woman charged with meth possession, DUI after crash at Main and 4th

Woman charged with meth possession, DUI after crash at Main and 4th

A woman accused of having meth and causing a crash while driving high appeared in court Thursday on four criminal charges.

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