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Demolition of old library encounters another hang-up

Demolition of old library encounters another hang-up

The half-demolished Billings Parmly Library will stand a few more weeks as crews wait for equipment to access the building’s basement.

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Gazette opinion: Protect taxpayers from library demolition mess

Gazette opinion: Protect taxpayers from library demolition mess

When the new Billings Public Library opened in January, the grand opening for its main entrance, courtyard and parking garden was set for June 30.

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Bookmobile

Billings Public Library’s Bookmobile will make stops at the following sites this week:

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Library demolition could continue on Friday

Library demolition could continue on Friday

After months of waiting, the site of the old Parmly Billings Library building could transform from a post-apocalyptic frame to bustling work site as early as Friday.

June 27, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Demolition of old library delayed again

Demolition of old library delayed again

The building that once housed the Billings Public Library is coming down slowly, almost as if brick by brick.

June 06, 2014 12:15 am Photos

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Feature photos: Library demolition

Feature photos: Library demolition

Demolition work continues on the Parmly Billings Library building to make way for a parking lot to serve the adjacent Billings Public Library.

May 15, 2014 2:26 pm Photos

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Parmly Billings Library during demolition

Parmly Billings Library during demolition

The west side of the Parmly Billings Library during demolition Thursday.

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Billings Public Library during demolition

Billings Public Library during demolition

The southwest corner of the Billings Public Library during demolition Thursday.

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Billings Public Library during demolition

Billings Public Library during demolition

Demolition continues on the southwest corner of the Billings Public Library on Thursday.

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City budget talk gives glimpse of coming year

One can often tell what a government agency will be up to during the coming year by looking at its budget proposal.

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Bookmobile

Billings Public Library's Bookmobile will make stops at the following sites this week:

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Period clothing helps students learn about the Civil War

Period clothing helps students learn about the Civil War

About 250 Lewis and Clark Middle School eighth-graders arrived at the Billings Public Library on Thursday much the same way their forebears got anywhere: the students walked the 2.2 mile route in about 45 minutes.

April 25, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Marcos Mota tries on a hooped dress

Marcos Mota tries on a hooped dress

Marcos Mota laughs as tries on an undergarment from the Civil War era.

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Glenda Brauneyes helps Elle Wilgus

Glenda Brauneyes helps Elle Wilgus

Billings Studio Theatre’s Glenda Brauneis helps Elle Wilgus try on a dress from the Civil War era.

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Tiea Tobey talks as Claira Barton

Tiea Tobey talks as Claira Barton

Tiea Tobey talks about Clara Barton and medicine in the Civil War on Thursday at the Billings Public Library.

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Hooped dresses

Hooped dresses

Jamie Leifert and Sarah Qualls try on hoop dresses from the Civil War era at the Billings Public Library on Thursday.

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Hooped dress

Hooped dress

Ben LaBeau, right, shows Jayden Kay what he looks like in a hooped dress from the Civil War era during an event held for Lewis and Clark Middle School students at the Billings Public Library on Thursday.

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Gun from the Civil War

Gun from the Civil War

Caleb Robson aims a rifle from the Civil War era as Jim Vaughn talks about the weapon at the Billings Public Library on Thursday.

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Sarah Qualls tries on a hooped dress

Sarah Qualls tries on a hooped dress

Sarah Qualls tries on a hoop skirt and a hat from the Civil War era at the Billings Public Library on Thursday.

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