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Gazette opinion: Snow melts, litter stays, time to clean up

Gazette opinion: Snow melts, litter stays, time to clean up

Remember the ‘blow away’ battle?

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Recycling could prolong landfill life, but would come at a cost

Recycling could prolong landfill life, but would come at a cost

On Thursday at Pacific Recycling, 777 Fourth Ave. N., Dan Richards backed his pickup to the loading dock so he could drop off several barrels of plastic bottles and cans.

January 26, 2014 12:15 am Photos

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Disciplined landfill workers say firefighters' scavenging went unpunished

Disciplined landfill workers say firefighters' scavenging went unpunished

Three city employees who were disciplined last year for taking goods from the landfill are complaining that the city refused to punish firefighters engaged in similar activities.

November 03, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Lots of people take advantage of Toxic Trash Roundup

Lots of people take advantage of Toxic Trash Roundup

Alkaline batteries, pesticides, oil-based paints and household cleaners.

June 01, 2013 9:00 pm Photos

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Gazette opinion: Trash your toxic waste safely on Saturday

Gazette opinion: Trash your toxic waste safely on Saturday

If you’ve got toxic trash in your home or garage, Saturday is the day to get rid of it safely.

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Laurel business joins push to reuse more of our refuse

Laurel business joins push to reuse more of our refuse

Montanans are routinely recycling paper, cans and plastic, composting fall leaves and Christmas trees and more recently salvaging electronics, including cellphones.

November 18, 2012 12:10 am Photos

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Toxic roundup nets thousands of pounds of waste

Toxic roundup nets thousands of pounds of waste

Bob LaPerle pulled into the Toxic Trash Roundup on Saturday at the Billings Operations Center with a few items he wanted to dispose of.

June 02, 2012 7:00 pm Photos

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Family moves until asbestos removal work is done

Family moves until asbestos removal work is done

Seated in her nearly bare dining room, Pat Karell talks about living happily in her Marguerite Boulevard home the last 21 years.

May 01, 2012 10:00 pm Photos

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Billings exploring use of city landfill by other towns, counties

Billings exploring use of city landfill by other towns, counties

It may not be an attraction you’ll ever see advertised by the Chamber of Commerce, but cities and counties elsewhere in Montana and in Wyoming are looking to Billings as a possible destination for their garbage.

November 22, 2011 6:00 pm Photos

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