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New voting setup is easier on voters and volunteers

New voting setup is easier on voters and volunteers

In past primaries, long lines causing big headaches have been enough to deter some Billings residents from casting a ballot. 

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'Parks seem to get the ax first': Laurel voters to decide on funding for town's 16 parks

'Parks seem to get the ax first': Laurel voters to decide on funding for town's 16 parks

LAUREL — Laurel voters will mark their ballots June 3 to decide whether residents want the certainty of funding — and the property tax hike — …

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VanDyke presses Supreme Court to rule quickly on his candidacy

VanDyke presses Supreme Court to rule quickly on his candidacy

HELENA — The Montana Supreme Court on Monday gave those challenging Lawrence VanDyke’s eligibility to run for a justice seat one week to respo…

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Yellowstone County voter turnout strong

Yellowstone County voter turnout strong

Yellowstone County voter turnout Tuesday was among the highest for a primary election in the county, with about 34,000 voters, or 38 percent o…

June 06, 2012 12:15 am Photos

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Martin beats back challenge in clerk and recorder race

Martin beats back challenge in clerk and recorder race

Yellowstone County Clerk and Recorder Jeff Martin had a strong lead over primary challenger Clay Schwartz late Tuesday night and appeared head…

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Absentee voting brisk in Yellowstone County

Absentee voting brisk in Yellowstone County

With just one day left to vote in the primary election, Mae Woo wanted her Billings neighbors on Monday to know there was still time to join t…

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Democratic primary will see PSC contest

Democratic primary will see PSC contest

Two Billings Democrats who are friends and share similar views are running for Republican Brad Molnar’s open seat on the Montana Public Servic…

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Voters approve bond to build new library

Voters approve bond to build new library

Updated Billings will have a new library. By a margin of nearly 57 to 43 percent, Billings voters approved a $16 million bond to build a new Parmly B…

November 08, 2011 8:15 pm Photos

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Montana Democrats broke campaign laws in 2008

Montana Democrats broke campaign disclosure laws in 2008 by using anonymous phone calls against a Billings Republican legislative candidate, …

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Three more candidates join City Council race before filing deadline

Three more candidates entered the Billings City Council race Thursday, the last day on which candidates could file.

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Gillan to run for Montana's U.S. House seat

Gillan to run for Montana's U.S. House seat

Updated HELENA — State Sen. Kim Gillan, D-Billings, on Tuesday jumped into the race for Montana's open U.S. House seat in 2012, saying she want to tak…

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Filing begins for local races

Five people turned in paperwork to run for the Billings City Council on the first day of filing.

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Yellowstone County election filing opens Monday

Five of 11 seats on the Billings City Council are open this year, and candidates who want to run can file starting Monday.

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Linder steps into new role as sheriff

Linder steps into new role as sheriff

After unsuccessfully challenging Yellowstone County Sheriff Chuck Maxwell in 2006, Lt. Mike Linder was sent off to work with the U.S. Marshal'…

December 29, 2010 12:15 am Photos

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County officials sworn in

County officials sworn in

Although their four-year terms don't officially begin until Saturday, new Yellowstone County Attorney Scott Twito and Sheriff Mike Linder were…

December 29, 2010 12:00 am Photos

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Stimulus dollars flow into Yellowstone County

Stimulus dollars flow into Yellowstone County

A blind couple buys their first home on the South Side. A cop hits the streets in Laurel. A college buys life-sized model skeletons for the cl…

December 12, 2010 12:00 am Photos

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4 apply for Billings Municipal Court judgeship

Updated Four people have applied to replace Billings Municipal Court Judge Mary Jane Knisely, who was elected in November to fill a new District Court…

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Rutherford appointed elections chief

Yellowstone County commissioners on Tuesday appointed Bret Rutherford as the county's elections chief.

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City seeking new Municipal Court judge

The city of Billings is looking to hire a new Municipal Court judge after the sitting judge was elected this month to an open seat in District Court.

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