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City Council hears more heated discussion over NDO

City Council hears more heated discussion over NDO

Once more, into the fray that has become the extended and often heated public debate over the proposed nondiscrimination ordinance, dozens of …

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Council gets its third go-around with the NDO on Monday

Council gets its third go-around with the NDO on Monday

The Billings City Council will get its third crack at evaluating the language of the proposed nondiscrimination ordinanceduring a work session Monday.

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Nondiscrimination ordinance good for business, crowd told Tuesday

Nondiscrimination ordinance good for business, crowd told Tuesday

Nondiscrimination ordinances can be as good for business as they are for the people whose civil rights they protect.

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If elected, Haynes would open entire state to drilling -- including Yellowstone

If elected, Haynes would open entire state to drilling -- including Yellowstone

If elected Wyoming governor, Republican Taylor Haynes intends to take back federal lands and could open Yellowstone National Park to drilling,…

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Park County Republicans announce straw poll winners, withhold results

Park County Republicans announce straw poll winners, withhold results

The Park County Republican Party will not release the results of a straw poll conducted at its July 7 debate for Wyoming secretary of state an…

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Council hears presentations on new gateway, transportation plan

Council hears presentations on new gateway, transportation plan

In addition to shaping language on the proposed nondiscrimination ordinance and learning more about a possible levy for police and fire depart…

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City to craft 3rd draft of nondiscrimination ordinance after hours of testimony

City to craft 3rd draft of nondiscrimination ordinance after hours of testimony

The Billings City Council wrapped up at 12:07 a.m. on Tuesday after hearing from a long line of residents commenting on 13 proposed changes to…

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Council takes 1st step toward levy for police, fire

Council takes 1st step toward levy for police, fire

If the Billings City Council decides to place what’s now being called a Family Safety Levy on the Nov. 4 ballot, it’s going to have to hear fr…

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Live coverage: Billings City Council discusses the nondiscrimination ordinance

Live coverage: Billings City Council discusses the nondiscrimination ordinance

Follow along live as the Billings City Council discusses a proposed nondiscrimination ordinance during its work session Monday, July 7.

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NDO, other important items on Monday's council agenda

NDO, other important items on Monday's council agenda

In addition to further work on the language of the proposed nondiscrimination ordinance, Monday’s Billings City Council work session, which be…

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Wyoming Gun Owners looks to hold legislative candidates accountable

Wyoming Gun Owners, a Cheyenne-based organization that isn’t afraid to call out Republicans by name for not supporting its views on gun rights…

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Within walking distance: Billings' demographics conducive to mixed-use development

Within walking distance: Billings' demographics conducive to mixed-use development

An increasing number of shoppers in cities in the Rocky Mountain West prefer to live within walking or biking distance of the stores they freq…

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Plugged restroom pipe floods part of Billings City Hall

Plugged restroom pipe floods part of Billings City Hall

The cleanup continued at City Hall Wednesday morning after water flowed downstairs from a plugged third-floor restroom pipe Monday night.

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Group that went to Sioux Falls last month building a work plan

Group that went to Sioux Falls last month building a work plan

They went to Sioux Falls, S.D., and liked virtually everything they saw.

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Billings City Council seeks attorney general's opinion on NDO

Billings City Council seeks attorney general's opinion on NDO

Even as city staff continues using City Council input to revise language in Billings’ proposed nondiscrimination ordinance, the council voted …

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Billings City Council struggles with nondiscrimination ordinance

Billings City Council struggles with nondiscrimination ordinance

The Billings City Council began working on the finer points of a nondiscrimination ordinance Monday, but struggled to progress and even consid…

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Billings releases draft of nondiscrimination ordinance

Billings releases draft of nondiscrimination ordinance

One week after an all-night session with the nondiscrimination ordinance, the Billings City Council will wade into the topic again during Mond…

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Billings City Council votes 7-4 to reopen nondiscrimination ordinance

Billings City Council votes 7-4 to reopen nondiscrimination ordinance

Billings’ nondiscrimination ordinance is right back where it started — on the city council’s agenda for the June 16 work session.

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Billings City Council set to determine NDO's fate Monday

With a vote scheduled on whether to move forward with drafting a nondiscrimination ordinance, Monday’s Billings City Council meeting could be …

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Arizona attorney tells large crowd why NDO is not needed

Arizona attorney tells large crowd why NDO is not needed

Days before Monday’s Billings City Council meeting that will decide the future of the proposed nondiscrimination ordinance, about 175 resident…

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