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Abuse suspect dead; 2 marshals, NY policeman hurt

Abuse suspect dead; 2 marshals, NY policeman hurt

NEW YORK (AP) — A California man who skipped town after being accused of molesting a boy was killed and three law enforcement officers trying …

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Man, woman charged in assault that sent alleged victim to hospital

Man, woman charged in assault that sent alleged victim to hospital

A 24-year-old man and a 42-year-old woman are facing charges that they beat a woman Friday after an argument about a bag, sending the alleged …

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Hells Angels roll into Cody for weeklong 'run'

Hells Angels roll into Cody for weeklong 'run'

CASPER, Wyo. — Members of the Hells Angels Motorcycle Club rolled into Wyoming on Monday for the start of an annual week-long gathering.

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64-room hotel opens in Billings near Cabela's

64-room hotel opens in Billings near Cabela's

Billings’ newest lodging, My Place Hotel, opened last week, a key victory for a development supported by public funds.

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Who’s behind Draft Schweitzer attempt?

Who’s behind Draft Schweitzer attempt?

HELENA — One man behind the effort to draft former Gov. Brian Schweitzer for president is a 24-year-old Connecticut educator who was impressed…

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Remains of man found north of Hardin; no foul play suspected

A human corpse was discovered north of Hardin on Sunday by the Big Horn County Sheriff's office, according to Undersheriff Michael Fuss.

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Mother of teen charged with rape facing child sex abuse charges

Mother of teen charged with rape facing child sex abuse charges

A Laurel woman, the mother of a 19-year-old accused of raping two underage girls, is facing two felony counts of sexual abuse of children for …

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Fires continue to burn near Billings

Fires continue to burn near Billings

Two fires continued to burn near Billings on Monday.

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Man accused of crashing into roundabout while drunk

Man accused of crashing into roundabout while drunk

A man who prosecutors say crashed into a West End roundabout while driving with a blood alcohol concentration more than four times the legal

July 28, 2014 4:27 pmLoading…

Wyoming couple arrested on indecency charges, accused of having sex in movie theater

Wyoming couple arrested on indecency charges, accused of having sex in movie theater

CASPER, Wyo. — Police charged a couple with public indecency this weekend after they were found engaging in sexual activity in a Casper movie …

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Remains of man found north of Hardin; no foul play suspected

A human corpse was discovered north of Hardin on Sunday by the Big Horn County Sheriff's office, according to Undersheriff Michael Fuss.

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Nearly all area school construction awarded to local companies

Nearly all area school construction awarded to local companies

This summer is a sprint for area schools to complete millions in building upgrades and repairs during the next few weeks.

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Absarokee days mischaracterized

My letter is in reference to an article in the July 8 Gazette about a case in the Absarokee death.

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Veteran pleads guilty in 2 December gas station robberies

Veteran pleads guilty in 2 December gas station robberies

A veteran who reportedly told police he robbed two gas stations in December because he needed the adrenaline rush pleaded guilty Monday to two…

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Hells Angels roll into Cody for weeklong 'run'

Hells Angels roll into Cody for weeklong 'run'

CASPER, Wyo. — Members of the Hells Angels Motorcycle Club rolled into Wyoming on Monday for the start of an annual week-long gathering.

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Gazette opinion: Convicted serial rapist forfeits his freedom forever

Gazette opinion: Convicted serial rapist forfeits his freedom forever

Fourteen months after our community learned that a serial rapist had attacked several young women in their homes, he has been sentenced to 22 …

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Authorities identify boy who drowned in Bitterroot

HAMILTON — Ravalli County authorities have identified a 3-year-old Stevensville boy who drowned last week in the Bitterroot River.

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Man charged with pointing gun at police officer

Man charged with pointing gun at police officer

A man made an initial court appearance Monday on charges that he had methamphetamine and pointed a BB gun that looked like a replica of a pist…

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Accused I-90 shooter to appear on attempted murder charges today

Accused I-90 shooter to appear on attempted murder charges today

MISSOULA — They allegedly shot the man twice in a dispute over stolen methamphetamine and money, then left him for dead along Interstate 90 la…

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Daring to face fear and be authentic through nude bike ride

Daring to face fear and be authentic through nude bike ride

MISSOULA — A childhood steeped in community service, libertarian ideals and hard work has culminated most recently for Nita Maddux in her dete…

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Man pleads guilty to felony drug possession

Man pleads guilty to felony drug possession

One of three brothers who have had numerous run-ins with law enforcement in recent years pleaded guilty Monday to felony drug charges in two s…

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Glacier officials continue search for bear believed to be shot by hiker

WEST GLACIER – Glacier National Park officials continued to search Monday for a bear they believe was shot and wounded Saturday by a tourist f…

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Gerald Wayne Hoffer

Gerald Wayne Hoffer

GLENDIVE — Gerald Wayne Hoffer, age 66, of Glendive, Montana passed away on Friday, July 25, 2014, at his home in Glendive.

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About 30 arrested during Evel Knievel Days

About 30 arrested during Evel Knievel Days

BUTTE — Revelers didn’t get too raucous over Evel Knievel Days this year, police say.

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Lodge Grass man killed on Highway 451

Thomas Plentyhawk, 27, of Lodge Grass was killed Sunday morning when he apparently fell asleep at the wheel of the car he was driving.

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Missing firefighter found alive on remote road

DARBY – A Bitterroot National Forest firefighter missing since Sunday afternoon was found alive Monday afternoon by search crews.

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64-room hotel opens in Billings near Cabela's

64-room hotel opens in Billings near Cabela's

Billings’ newest lodging, My Place Hotel, opened last week, a key victory for a development supported by public funds.

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Rice should have recused himself from Beach proceedings

Montana Supreme Court Justice Jim Rice was born in Ontario, Canada, in 1957. While he was still a child, he moved with his family to the Glasg…

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Ohio man dies in Montana bicycle crash

KALISPELL — Officials in northwestern Montana say an Ohio man died after being thrown from a bicycle on Big Mountain Road north of Whitefish.

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Pilot killed in plane crash in Bitterroots; plane en route to Baker

MISSOULA — The pilot of a small plane that crashed in the Bitterroot Mountains of Idaho has been confirmed dead.

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Boulder-Arrowhead beats Big Sky for title

Boulder-Arrowhead added another Majors state title to its Little League resume Monday with a 14-4 victory over the crosstown Big Sky All-Stars…

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Man given partially suspended 20-year sentence for sex offense against teen

A Billings judge on Monday gave a man a 20-year sentence to the Department of Corrections, with 15 years suspended, for committing a sex offen…

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Organizers of Evel Knievel Days 'blown away'

Organizers of Evel Knievel Days 'blown away'

BUTTE — Like so many Evel Knievel stunts, planning for the daredevil’s namesake festival wasn’t smooth, but organizers pulled it off.

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Who’s behind Draft Schweitzer attempt?

Who’s behind Draft Schweitzer attempt?

HELENA — One man behind the effort to draft former Gov. Brian Schweitzer for president is a 24-year-old Connecticut educator who was impressed…

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Walsh 'spends himself in worthy cause'

One man used words and ideas on democracy to express what he believed in. He devoted his life to serving the public and defending our country.…

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Charging documents: Man accused in Rimrock, Pictograph shootings involved in earlier gun incident

Charging documents: Man accused in Rimrock, Pictograph shootings involved in earlier gun incident

Prosecutors say a man involved in two shootings on July 15 — one on a busy street in Billings, the other less than an hour later at a state pa…

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Man charged with 7th DUI

Man charged with 7th DUI

A man with six DUI convictions made an initial court appearance Monday on a seventh charge of driving under the influence.

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Amy Jean Ruff

Amy Jean Ruff, age 91, of Billings, passed away April 25, 2014. A Memorial Service for Amy will be held at the Mount Olive Lutheran Church, 23…

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Haynes' campaign director quits

Haynes' campaign director quits

CASPER, Wyo. — Ernest Cummings, who ran the campaign of Wyoming GOP gubernatorial candidate Taylor Haynes for about a month, said Monday he le…

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Three Days Grace, Sick Puppies show moves to Babcock

Three Days Grace, Sick Puppies show moves to Babcock

The Three Days Grace show with Sick Puppies, originally scheduled to be held at the Shrine Auditorium Tuesday, July 29, has been moved to the …

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Man admits tying nooses on son's, ex-wife's necks, pulling them behind SUV

Man admits tying nooses on son's, ex-wife's necks, pulling them behind SUV

WILLISTON, N.D. — A Williston man accused of tying a noose around the necks of his ex-wife and son and pulling them behind an SUV has pleaded …

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Miles City man dies in rollover near Worden

Miles City man dies in rollover near Worden

A 27-year-old Miles City died after his vehicle rolled near Worden early Thursday.

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Quest for the Best: Finding Montana's top high school football field

Quest for the Best: Finding Montana's top high school football field

There’s something special about football on a Friday night. As the players walk out of the locker room onto the field, the sun sets and lights…

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With anchor Scheels leaving, Rimrock Mall facing big challenges

With anchor Scheels leaving, Rimrock Mall facing big challenges

Walking through Rimrock Mall and meeting community members, new mall manager Devin Hartley is usually confronted with one common question.

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Mother of teen charged with rape facing child sex abuse charges

Mother of teen charged with rape facing child sex abuse charges

A Laurel woman, the mother of a 19-year-old accused of raping two underage girls, is facing two felony counts of sexual abuse of children for …

May 09, 2014 7:30 pmLoading…

'I’ve never seen a more dangerous criminal': Serial rapist gets 22 consecutive life terms

'I’ve never seen a more dangerous criminal': Serial rapist gets 22 consecutive life terms

Shortly after noon Friday, a Billings judge sentenced convicted serial rapist Toby Eugene Griego to 22 consecutive life sentences without the …

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Tesla Motors installs charging station for electric cars in Billings

Tesla Motors installs charging station for electric cars in Billings

If you drive a Tesla electric sedan — or you’re thinking about purchasing one — you’ll have no trouble quickly juicing it up locally for a cro…

July 23, 2014 5:00 pmLoading…

Daring to face fear and be authentic through nude bike ride

Daring to face fear and be authentic through nude bike ride

MISSOULA — A childhood steeped in community service, libertarian ideals and hard work has culminated most recently for Nita Maddux in her dete…

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Feature video: Billings thief caught on camera stealing flowers

Feature video: Billings thief caught on camera stealing flowers

The owners of Top Line Family Hair Care, 1331 Central Ave., shared this video of what they describe as a woman stealing several hanging pots o…

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Distraught mother: 'All they were doing was overmedicating him'

Distraught mother: 'All they were doing was overmedicating him'

A 36-year-old Iraq war veteran was being treated for traumatic brain injury, post-traumatic stress disorder and back injuries with more than 2…

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Hobby Lobby ruling sparks protest in Billings over contraceptives

Hobby Lobby ruling sparks protest in Billings over contraceptives

On Tuesday, people lined the sidewalks of North 27th Street, expressing their frustration over a recent Supreme Court decision that extended r…

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Powell mourns Stringer's death, celebrates his life

Powell mourns Stringer's death, celebrates his life

POWELL, Wyo. – The Powell community came together Thursday to pay tribute to Powell High School football head coach Jim Stringer, who died Jul…

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Walsh says he was being treated for PTSD when he plagiarized paper

Walsh says he was being treated for PTSD when he plagiarized paper

HELENA — The New York Times reported Wednesday that Montana’s newest senator, Democrat John Walsh, plagiarized large portions of his final pap…

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Montana man accused of impregnating 11-year-old

HAMILTON — A 55-year-old man is charged with four felony sex crimes, including an allegation that he raped and 11-year-old girl and got her pregnant.

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Woman charged with stealing from disabled adult clients

Woman charged with stealing from disabled adult clients

Prosecutors have accused a woman of slowly stealing thousands of dollars from more than 50 physically or mentally disabled adults who are clie…

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Body of missing Polson physician found in Flathead Lake

Body of missing Polson physician found in Flathead Lake

POLSON — At 2:45 p.m. Friday, the body of a Polson doctor missing since last Saturday was located in Flathead Lake just south of Big Bull Isla…

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For sale: Most of the town of Luther. Inquire in Red Lodge

For sale: Most of the town of Luther. Inquire in Red Lodge

Dan Scilley’s grandmother, Buelah Scilley, was once postmaster of unincorporated Luther, a place about 15 miles from Red Lodge. His grandfathe…

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Fruit sold at Costco, Sam's Club recalled after listeria found at packing company

A Cutler, Calif., packing company is voluntarily recalling fresh peaches, plums, nectarines and pluots from retailers, including Costco and Sa…

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'He is a sociopath': State seeking 23 consecutive life sentences for rapist

'He is a sociopath': State seeking 23 consecutive life sentences for rapist

Prosecutors are asking that convicted serial rapist Toby Eugene Griego — a "sociopath" and "sadistic stalker" — be given 23 consecutive life s…

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Coroner names Miles City man who died in Thursday morning crash

Coroner names Miles City man who died in Thursday morning crash

A 27-year-old Miles City man died early Thursday near Worden at milepost 21 on Highway 312.

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Fires continue to burn near Billings

Fires continue to burn near Billings

Two fires continued to burn near Billings on Monday.

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9 graduate from treatment court; program renamed

9 graduate from treatment court; program renamed

George Lowry Weeks, a man with four DUI convictions, said Wednesday he never thought he would hug a judge.

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Ex-Outlaws QB Dixon retires, in talks to coach Wolves

Ex-Outlaws QB Dixon retires, in talks to coach Wolves

Chris Dixon has ended one indoor football career and appears set to begin another – back in Billings.

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Man, woman charged in assault that sent alleged victim to hospital

Man, woman charged in assault that sent alleged victim to hospital

A 24-year-old man and a 42-year-old woman are facing charges that they beat a woman Friday after an argument about a bag, sending the alleged …

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Abuse suspect dead; 2 marshals, NY policeman hurt

Abuse suspect dead; 2 marshals, NY policeman hurt

NEW YORK (AP) — A California man who skipped town after being accused of molesting a boy was killed and three law enforcement officers trying …

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45 cows killed by single lightning strike near Darby

DARBY – A single lightning bolt killed 45 cattle on a Darby-area ranch last week.

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Family remembers Tayler Kittleson at this year's hill climb

Family remembers Tayler Kittleson at this year's hill climb

This year’s 96th annual Great American Championship Motorcycle Hill Climb was bittersweet for Marion and Kenny Kittleson.

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Taco Treat adding Heights, West End locations

Taco Treat adding Heights, West End locations

Taco lovers in Billings Heights and the West End will soon have a new treat.

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World champion auctioneer moves beef in Billings

World champion auctioneer moves beef in Billings

It takes a pro to move 60,000 cattle across the auction block in less than 14 hours. It’s a black blur of brands and fur that leaves even good…

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Michael Teeters

Michael Teeters

Michael Teeters, 42, of Billings, was called to Heaven on July 19, 2014, as the result of a tragic car accident.

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New West End park will provide stormwater solution, flooding prevention

New West End park will provide stormwater solution, flooding prevention

Since late 2013, crews have been digging and moving more than 160,000 cubic yards of soil, transforming a 66-acre lot behind Steak and Shake i…

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Veterans' response to senator's PTSD remarks mixed

Veterans' response to senator's PTSD remarks mixed

HELENA — The talk in American Legion and Veterans of Foreign War halls and barrooms across Montana has been about Sen. John Walsh since the De…

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2014 Big Sky position rankings: Offensive line

2014 Big Sky position rankings: Offensive line

NOTE: This is the fifth installment of a summer-long series projecting the Top 10 players at each position for the 2014 Big Sky Conference foo…

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Balloons take flight at Magic City Hot Air Balloon Rally

Balloons take flight at Magic City Hot Air Balloon Rally

As the sun started to peek over the horizon Friday, a group of people gathered at Amend Park to exchange stories and make a plan. The crowd qu…

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Tornado touches down near Wibaux on Thursday

Tornado touches down near Wibaux on Thursday

A violent Eastern Montana storm front launched a tornado in Wibaux and delivered large hail and 80 mph winds to a more-than-100-mile area Thur…

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Hells Angels roll into Cody for weeklong 'run'

Hells Angels roll into Cody for weeklong 'run'

CASPER, Wyo. — Members of the Hells Angels Motorcycle Club rolled into Wyoming on Monday for the start of an annual week-long gathering.

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Five inspection stations catch anglers transporting live fish

Five inspection stations catch anglers transporting live fish

HELENA — Since May, roadside watercraft inspection stations around the state reported nine boats illegally transporting live fish in Montana’s…

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Demolition of old library encounters another hang-up

Demolition of old library encounters another hang-up

The half-demolished Billings Parmly Library will stand a few more weeks as crews wait for equipment to access the building’s basement.

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Walsh says he was being treated for PTSD when he plagiarized paper

Walsh says he was being treated for PTSD when he plagiarized paper

HELENA — The New York Times reported Wednesday that Montana’s newest senator, Democrat John Walsh, plagiarized large portions of his final pap…

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Man accused of crashing into roundabout while drunk

Man accused of crashing into roundabout while drunk

A man who prosecutors say crashed into a West End roundabout while driving with a blood alcohol concentration more than four times the legal

July 28, 2014 4:27 pmLoading…

Mother of teen charged with rape facing child sex abuse charges

Mother of teen charged with rape facing child sex abuse charges

A Laurel woman, the mother of a 19-year-old accused of raping two underage girls, is facing two felony counts of sexual abuse of children for …

May 09, 2014 7:30 pmLoading…

Hot spot: Yellowstone road melts, closing sites

Hot spot: Yellowstone road melts, closing sites

CHEYENNE, Wyo. — The ever-changing thermal geology of Yellowstone National Park has created a hot spot that melted an asphalt road and closed …

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Gazette opinion: Obama earned the low ratings

Gazette opinion: Obama earned the low ratings

Sometimes, you have to admit you're wrong.

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Family offering reward after dog killed over July 4th weekend

Family offering reward after dog killed over July 4th weekend

The Peterson family left for the Fourth of July weekend to go camping.

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Man admits tying nooses on son's, ex-wife's necks, pulling them behind SUV

Man admits tying nooses on son's, ex-wife's necks, pulling them behind SUV

WILLISTON, N.D. — A Williston man accused of tying a noose around the necks of his ex-wife and son and pulling them behind an SUV has pleaded …

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Fruit sold at Costco, Sam's Club recalled after listeria found at packing company

A Cutler, Calif., packing company is voluntarily recalling fresh peaches, plums, nectarines and pluots from retailers, including Costco and Sa…

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Gazette opinion: Obama earned the low ratings

Gazette opinion: Obama earned the low ratings

Sometimes, you have to admit you're wrong.

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Miles City man dies in rollover near Worden

Miles City man dies in rollover near Worden

A 27-year-old Miles City died after his vehicle rolled near Worden early Thursday.

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Granary restaurant sold, undergoing big changes

Granary restaurant sold, undergoing big changes

The iconic Granary restaurant in Billings has a new owner, a new focus and — within the next month — a new name.

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Massive industrial fire shuts down state highway, causes flight cancelations

Massive industrial fire shuts down state highway, causes flight cancelations

WILLISTON, N.D. — A massive fire at an oil supply company was burning itself out Tuesday afternoon, 12 hours after it began in an industrial p…

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Quest for the Best: Finding Montana's top high school football field

Quest for the Best: Finding Montana's top high school football field

There’s something special about football on a Friday night. As the players walk out of the locker room onto the field, the sun sets and lights…

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With anchor Scheels leaving, Rimrock Mall facing big challenges

With anchor Scheels leaving, Rimrock Mall facing big challenges

Walking through Rimrock Mall and meeting community members, new mall manager Devin Hartley is usually confronted with one common question.

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Woman with ‘saddest story’ receives 20 years for casino robberies

Woman with ‘saddest story’ receives 20 years for casino robberies

A woman received a 20-year sentence for committing a string of casino robberies last October that prosecutors say was an attempt to raise bail…

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4 rescued by sheriff's deputies after driving Jeep into Yellowstone

4 rescued by sheriff's deputies after driving Jeep into Yellowstone

Four people had to be rescued from a sandbar by a Yellowstone County Sheriff Department’s boat after their Jeep Rubicon floated away from the …

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45 cows killed by single lightning strike near Darby

DARBY – A single lightning bolt killed 45 cattle on a Darby-area ranch last week.

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Billings police identify juvenile as suspect in Sports Authority fire

Billings police identify juvenile as suspect in Sports Authority fire

The Billings Police Department on Thursday said it has identified a juvenile suspect in an incident that led to the fire at the Sports Authori…

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4-year-old Billings girl dies in vehicle inferno outside Big Timber; 4 others taken to hospital

The 4-year-old daughter of a Billings family died Wednesday after their vehicle caught fire while traveling on Interstate 90 West outside of B…

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Officer tackles suspect after exchanging gunfire; man arrested

Officer tackles suspect after exchanging gunfire; man arrested

After an exchange of gunfire, Billings police apprehended a male suspect after an officer-involved shooting around 8 a.m. Sunday.

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Punctured gas tank caused fire that took life of 4-year-old

A 4-year-old Billings girl died Wednesday when the vehicle she was in caught fire on Interstate 90 West between Big Timber and Livingston. Thr…

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Unplugged: Political race costs popular weatherman his job

Unplugged: Political race costs popular weatherman his job

A campaign for state Legislature by popular longtime radio weatherman John Pulasky has turned into a forecast for trouble.

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Jesse L. Adolph

Jesse L. Adolph

ROUNDUP — Jesse L. Adolph, age 32, of Roundup, passed away July 10, 2014. He was born in Billings, April 30, 1982, to Darrel and Debra Adolph.…

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Damaged home, alleged assault lead to felony charges

Damaged home, alleged assault lead to felony charges

Katelyn Anne Loveless appeared in District Court Thursday and pleaded not guilty to felony charges of criminal mischief and partner or family …

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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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Homeowners with multiple hail claims lose insurance

Homeowners with multiple hail claims lose insurance

After the May 18 hailstorm pummeled her Billings Heights property, Carol Metzler got word her insurance company was dumping her.

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'I’ve never seen a more dangerous criminal': Serial rapist gets 22 consecutive life terms

'I’ve never seen a more dangerous criminal': Serial rapist gets 22 consecutive life terms

Shortly after noon Friday, a Billings judge sentenced convicted serial rapist Toby Eugene Griego to 22 consecutive life sentences without the …

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2 facing drug charges after police clear reported squatters from house

2 facing drug charges after police clear reported squatters from house

A man and woman appeared in court Tuesday on felony drug charges after police said meth was found at the vacant house in which the two were re…

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City, county investigate 2 shootings within an hour

City, county investigate 2 shootings within an hour

The Billings Police Department and Yellowstone County Sheriff's Office are investigating two shooting incidents which occurred about 30 minute…

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Tesla Motors installs charging station for electric cars in Billings

Tesla Motors installs charging station for electric cars in Billings

If you drive a Tesla electric sedan — or you’re thinking about purchasing one — you’ll have no trouble quickly juicing it up locally for a cro…

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Woman found dead in Musselshell County, likely run over by rolling car

Musselshell County officials continue to investigate the unusual circumstances that surround the death of a woman who was found dead off Dean …

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80-100 cats found in horrific conditions in Butte apartment; authorities on scene

80-100 cats found in horrific conditions in Butte apartment; authorities on scene

BUTTE — Authorities are working on catching roughly 90 cats from an apartment in Butte. The horrific condition of the home included animal car…

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Lawsuit: Jail inmate’s throat cancer went untreated for months

Lawsuit: Jail inmate’s throat cancer went untreated for months

A trial date has been set in a lawsuit against the county, sheriff and a doctor alleging that a former Yellowstone County jail inmate’s cancer…

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Black bear attacks woman, dogs in Montana

State and federal officials are investigating a woman's report that she and her dogs were attacked by a black bear as they ran on Forest Servi…

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Officer tackles suspect after exchanging gunfire; man arrested

Officer tackles suspect after exchanging gunfire; man arrested

After an exchange of gunfire, Billings police apprehended a male suspect after an officer-involved shooting around 8 a.m. Sunday.

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Punctured gas tank caused fire that took life of 4-year-old

A 4-year-old Billings girl died Wednesday when the vehicle she was in caught fire on Interstate 90 West between Big Timber and Livingston. Thr…

July 10, 2014 3:33 pmLoading…

Falling rock kills girl, 4, in northern Wyoming

LOVELL, Wyo. — A falling rock measuring a couple of feet wide and weighing about 50 pounds has killed a 4-year-old girl in what investigators …

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Haze from wildfires worsens, reaching dangerous and unhealthy levels

Haze from wildfires worsens, reaching dangerous and unhealthy levels

Air quality Friday rapidly deteriorated overnight into Saturday as westerly gusts continued to dump swept up smoke from wildfires in central a…

July 18, 2014 6:30 pmLoading…

Daring to face fear and be authentic through nude bike ride

Daring to face fear and be authentic through nude bike ride

MISSOULA — A childhood steeped in community service, libertarian ideals and hard work has culminated most recently for Nita Maddux in her dete…

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Missoula naked bike ride gets final OK from city officials

MISSOULA — With freedom of speech on their side, organizers of Missoula’s first “Bare as You Dare” public bicycle ride have received their fin…

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Feature video: Billings thief caught on camera stealing flowers

Feature video: Billings thief caught on camera stealing flowers

The owners of Top Line Family Hair Care, 1331 Central Ave., shared this video of what they describe as a woman stealing several hanging pots o…

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