Head west from Billings on Highway 3 and beyond and you might not notice much at first.
Harold and Larry Goode have added some Southern spice to the Billings South Side, and that’s not so bad for business at the Vegas Hotel.
That iconic Montana image of combines trundling through winter wheat in July may have to wait because of cool, wet weather in May and June.
BELT — Children in central Montana are helping to make a dent in an invasive snail species while trying to win prizes.
Some Triangle Communications customers in central Montana are reportedly without phone service after a fiber-optic cable was cut Wednesday.
Spring flooding. By midweek, counties and reservations in northern and central Montana estimated flooding damage to roads, culverts and bridges at $2.85 million. Gov. Steve Bullock has declared an emergency for 15 counties and two reservations after two weeks of rain that produced more preci…
HELENA — The long snowy winter and soggy spring have greatly reduced the risk of wildfires in western Montana, but lightning may ignite the tall grasses of central and Eastern Montana in the coming weeks, fire officials told Gov. Brian Schweitzer on Monday.
The secret has been well-kept until now, but Central Montana is sitting on an oil field that some suggest could be a mini-Bakken, the boom that turned western North Dakota into the country’s top oil play.