Rising 245 feet into the sky and built with enough bricks to build a seven-foot wall from Billings to Laurel, the Crowne Plaza has stood watch over downtown Billings since construction was completed in 1980.
A man in his 40s is in critical condition and two women received lacerations to their hands after they were stabbed Wednesday evening with a kitchen knife at 3285 Canyon Drive, No. 33, on Billings’ West End.
Highs are expected to reach into the mid 30s on Wednesday in Billings, but could jump into the 40s on Thursday.
Some of the snow from last week's cold snap could melt away Tuesday as temperatures get up into the low 40s, but accompanying the warmer weather winds in excess of 20 mph are expected.
After a week of temperatures hovering in the single digits, this week's highs, which are expected to be in the mid 30s, should come as a relief to Billings residents.
Temperatures are likely to climb into the 30s Sunday, and daytime highs should stay that way for most of the week.
Bonnie Willis was in her bedroom just before 9 a.m. on Wednesday when she heard a pop.
Daytime highs in the teens and temperatures below zero are expected on Thursday and Friday in Billings.
Employees at the International House of Pancakes were able to quickly clean up a mess caused by sprinklers activated in one of the restaurant’s bathrooms on Wednesday.
At least two dogs died Wednesday morning in a fire that tore through a West End home, sending homeowner Bonnie Willis running barefoot into the frigid streets for safety.
Frigid temperatures are expected to remain in Billings until Sunday at the earliest.
Temperatures will drop into the single-digits on Veterans Day and are expected to stay that way on Wednesday as another blast of Arctic air pushes temperatures below zero overnight.
Arriving to work with a parking lot full of brand new cars covered in two inches of icy slush, S. “Silbs” Silbernagel, a sales consultant at Denny Menholt Chevrolet, was out Monday morning scraping a whole line of 2015 pickup trucks.
Billings residents awoke to freezing temperatures and wintry weather Monday after temperatures dropped into the low teens and more than 1 inch of snow fell overnight.
Fall will abruptly end Monday morning, as a frigid blast of Canadian Arctic air invaded the skies over eastern Montana on Sunday night.
Nick Zyliak was happy with his summer job but was surprised one day to find his services in demand.
Temperate conditions in the Billings area will continue into the weekend, but a big change is brewing.
Instead of heading for lunch on Wednesday at Billings West High School, 17-year-old Ashley Barrett and seven of her classmates were in an upstairs computer lab getting some help as they applied to colleges.
Curtis Norton, 53, has been identified as the Billings man who died in a motorcycle crash in the roundabout at King Avenue West and Olympic Boulevard on Tuesday night.
Billings-based Stillwater Mining Co. reported Wednesday an $18.1 million profit, 14 cents per share, for the third quarter, driven by cost reductions and efficiencies, officials said.