Take the winding road north of Laurel — past two cemeteries, a landfill, acres of pastureland and rolling hilltop bluffs — and you’ll run into a battle site of one of the great Indian Wars of the late 19th century.
A plaque and interpretive shelter mark the location of the Canyon Creek Battle near Laurel. The original marker was placed in 1958.
Do you live in the Blue Creek, Independent, Canyon Creek, Elysian, Elder Grove or Morin school districts? If so, did you know that you are at risk of having no say in who represents you on the Billings high school board?
Plans are coming together to build a new dog park on the far West End — an expansive 22-acre park that would meander along both sides of Canyon Creek.
Ron Kalvig, a long-time home brewer, has opened Creek Brewing at 3060 Gabel Road.
The Billings brewery scene is becoming more diversified.The new Canyon Creek Brewery is located at 3060 Gabel Road.
Tuesday was a great day for Billings. A record number of voters participated in school elections and strong majorities approved levies to hire needed more K-6 teachers and to start providing educational technology for K-8 students.
Crow Chief Medicine Crow drew this illustration in 1880 of the fight between Crows and Nez Perce on Canyon Creek east of present-day Laurel in 1877. A Nez Perce warrior, left, shoots at Medicine Crow, center, while horses killed in battle are at the right. Medicine Crow is identified by the …
Adrian Heidenreich stumbled onto the first clue of an extraordinary collection of Native American ledger art in a Billings Heights art gallery in 1968.
A 19-year-old Bighorn Hockey player, Wyatt Winfield, died today after a motor vehicle accident that happened shortly after midnight this morning.
Jeff the Nature Guy explores Canyon Creek on the ZooMontana grounds, and finds signs of lots of animals living wild at the zoo.
Bill Orsello stares with a heavy heart at the padlocked metal gate across Forest Service Road 774-A1, reading the sign recently posted by landowner Tom Hoffman.
UPDATE -- 6:30 P.M.: HAMILTON — The Ravalli County sheriff and the Sawtooth fire incident command team have bumped up the evacuation level to Stage 2 as of 12:30 p.m. Monday.
They say you can’t know where you’re going if you don’t know where you’ve been.
Canyon Creek Memory Care Community is located at 1785 Majestic Lane in Billings.
KALISPELL — Wildlife officials are investigating after a bull elk, a black bear and a moose were illegally killed in northwestern Montana.
Several prescribed burns are planned on the Bighorn National Forest, depending on favorable weather conditions.
A Northern Rockies Type 2 incident command team arrived Tuesday to take over management of a stubborn wildfire burning west of Billings.
Crews are responding to a wildfire west of Billings in the area of Canyon Creek Road and Buffalo Trail. Buffalo Trail is closed to traffic.
Video of high water levels at Canyon Creek near Laurel, the Yellowstone River at the Duck Creek Bridge, and Pryor Creek at Huntley.