Hannah Adams and Haylee Adams, both of Billings, are new junior members of the American Angus Association. Junior members of the association are eligible to register cattle in the American Angus Association, participate in programs conducted by the National Junior Angus Association and take part in association-sponsored shows and other national and regional events. The American Angus Association is the largest beef breed association in the world, with more than 25,000 active adult and junior members.


The following have been convicted of driving under the influence of alcohol or a non-narcotic or narcotic drug, or of operating a motor vehicle while having a blood alcohol content above the legal intoxication level:

Municipal Court Convictions

Alyson Margaret McMilin, 40, 660 Declaration Ave., on Aug. 6, $720 fine

Kenton John Tisthammer, 34, 2317 Pine St., on Aug. 6, $780 fine

Jonathan Barnea, 26, 1104 Poly Drive, on Aug. 10, $780 fine

Lisa Michelle Elliott-Fox, 50, 1270 Poe St., on Nov. 21, $1,130 fine, two days jail


The Billings Gazette is committed to promoting volunteerism as a way to build a caring community for all citizens. This listing includes opportunities registered with the United Way Volunteer Center.

Friendship House of Christian Service

Call Matt at 259-5569.

Run games and craft stations, serve food and interact with youth and their families during our Dec. 22 Christmas party!

St. Vincent de Paul & Family Service

Call Amanda at 252-1855, or Jennifer at 384-0060.

Opportunities to assemble and take down the U.S. Marines' Toys for Tots toy store are available. Call now!

For information about other opportunities or how to have your volunteer opportunities listed in this column, call 406-272-8511 or go to

Name: Mineo “Tiger” Taniguchi

Sex: Male

Race: Asian Pacific Islander

Age: 42

Height: 5’9”

Weight: 230

Eyes: Brown

Hair: Brown

Identifiers: Tattoo LF Arm “Lynn Marie”, Tattoo RF Arm Skull w/ Hat

Taniguchi is wanted by the United States Marshals Service’s Montana Violent Offender Task Force based on an arrest warrant for violating terms of probation.

Taniguchi was originally charged with criminal endangerment. If you have information regarding Taniguchi, contact the United States Marshals Service at (406) 247-7030 or Local Law Enforcement.

Fire calls

2:52 a.m. Thursday (City) — 77 Lily Valley Circle. Service assist.

8:36 a.m. Thursday (City) — 1690 Rimrock Road. Utilities.

10:29 a.m. Thursday (City) — 1431 Country Manor Blvd. Utilities.

11:23 a.m. Thursday (City) — 1001 S. 27th St. Alarm.

1:23 p.m. Thursday (City) — 114 Tracer Dr. Service Assist.

2:14 p.m. Thursday (City) — 1315 Lewis Ave. Alarm.

3:50 p.m. Thursday (City) — 724 15th St. W. Utilities.

5:08 p.m. Friday (City) — 3508 King Ave. E. Service assist.