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Summer science: YBGR students get hands-on courses

Summer science: YBGR students get hands-on courses

Just a few minutes into Dan Carter’s physics and engineering presentation in Jevon Lulf and Tammy Baldry’s classroom at the Yellowstone Boys a…

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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.

July 29, 2014 5:00 am Photos

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In show of trust, SD2 board shuffles committees

In a sign of emerging trust among trustees, members of the School District 2 school board agreed Monday to retool the board's committee struct…

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Lincoln Center has shaped education in Billings for 130 years

Lincoln Center has shaped education in Billings for 130 years

Not long after Billings popped up as a bustling railroad town in 1882, a single downtown site has been, in one way or another, a hub for the c…

July 26, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Conference seeks to rally, empower Montana's top teachers

Conference seeks to rally, empower Montana's top teachers

It wasn’t entirely clear whether the wastebasket Billings teacher Shelly Stanton clutched was a receptacle or a shield as she fielded a barrag…

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SD2 board gives preliminary budget approval

School District 2 School Board trustees granted preliminary approval for next year’s elementary and high school budgets Monday.

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State amends rule to require bus driver background checks

State amends rule to require bus driver background checks

Every school bus driver in Montana must now undergo a criminal background check before getting behind the wheel.

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MSUB appoints new vice chancellor

MSUB appoints new vice chancellor

Montana State University Billings announced on Thursday that Joseph Oravecz, dean of student affairs at the University of Nebraska Kearny, wil…

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State proposes accreditation rules for public pre-K

The state Office of Public Instruction wants to create rules that would govern future public pre-kindergarten programs, should the state legis…

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Some school superintendents paid far more than state suggests

Being a school district superintendent is no cakewalk.

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Giuliani to speak at inaugural Montana Business Hall of Fame

Giuliani to speak at inaugural Montana Business Hall of Fame

Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani will be the featured speaker at the MSU Billings Foundation's inaugural Montana Business Hall of Fame…

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Fundraising continues for new MSUB science hall

Fundraising continues for new MSUB science hall

In about six weeks of fundraising, the MSUB Billings Foundation has raised just a little less than $500,000 for a major, $15 million renovatio…

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Laurel hires new middle school principal

The Laurel School District has hired Patrick Cates, K-8 principal in Bridger, as its new middle school principal.

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Phillips 66 gives $750K to SD2's science, technology program

Phillips 66 gives $750K to SD2's science, technology program

The Phillips 66 Billings Refinery pledged on Wednesday to donate $750,000 over three years to support enhanced science, technology, engineerin…

July 09, 2014 10:10 am Photos

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SD2 gives tentative OK to redistricting group

The Billings School District 2 Board of Trustees and the SD2 high school planning and development committee discussed on Monday night the memb…

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UW professor wins Pew scholar grant

Jay Gatlin remembers the look on his mother's face.

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Diocese announces new Superintendent of Catholic Schools

Montana Catholic Schools have a new superintendent.

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'This is a wonderful city': 1st day on the job for MSUB chancellor

'This is a wonderful city': 1st day on the job for MSUB chancellor

Mark Nook started his new job as chancellor of Montana State University Billings on Tuesday.

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Demolition begins at McKinley

Demolition begins at McKinley

By late Tuesday morning, the annex building at McKinley Elementary School was little more than heaps of rubble and a few support beams, markin…

July 01, 2014 12:48 pm Photos

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Rogers appointed to SD2 board

Rogers appointed to SD2 board

The Billings School District 2 Board of Trustees unanimously approved the appointment of Rob Rogers as its newest member on Monday night, fill…

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