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Truck snags phone line on Orchard Lane

Truck snags phone line on Orchard Lane

An oversized truck downed a telephone pole Saturday afternoon as it left Highland Projects, an oil tank manufacturing company at 301 Orchard Lane, on its way to Canada.

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Habitat home rolls to its permanent location in Heights

Habitat home rolls to its permanent location in Heights

It’s taken a village to construct a new home for Ken and Heydi Powers and their two children, and it took a small army Friday to move the home to its new location.

August 29, 2014 5:15 pm Photos

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SD2 trustee resigns from board to take new job

SD2 trustee resigns from board to take new job

School District 2 board trustee Lindy Graves announced his resignation Monday morning as he prepares to take a new job in South Dakota.

May 12, 2014 10:15 am Photos

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Michelle Jackson

Michelle Jackson

Michelle Jackson says she enjoys the fast pace of working for a technology company.

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Gazette opinion: Volunteers with class; School-business partnerships thrive

Hundreds of volunteers from 40 local businesses and organizations have been going to school. Both the volunteers and the students have learned a lot.

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Fiber line outage hits Powell, Cody

POWELL — A severed fiber optic line knocked out cellphone, landline phone and Internet service for many Powell and Cody residents Monday.

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Jeremy Ferkin

Jeremy Ferkin

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Have you heard: Café across from Senior High lures hungry teens

You either hit it off with the high school crowd or you close.

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CenturyLink restores phone, Internet services

CASPER, Wyo. — Telephone and Internet service for CenturyLink customers was restored in a strip of northern Wyoming after being down for several hours Friday.

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Restaurant settles over 'carcass removal' listing

HELENA — A phone book company has settled a lawsuit over its placement of a Montana restaurant in the "Animal Carcass Removal" section of its yellow pages, a listing that the restaurant owner says cost him customers and made him the butt of a Jay Leno joke.

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Gazette opinion: Let’s close school technology gap

Gazette opinion: Let’s close school technology gap

On a bright November morning, sunshine streamed into Deanna O’Neil’s fourth-grade classroom at Washington Elementary. Every student was working independently, quietly studying math on a Mac Book Pro laptop with a headset.

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CenturyLink, union fail to reach labor agreement, agree to extension

DENVER — CenturyLink and the union representing 13,000 workers in 13 states in the West and Midwest have failed to reach a contract agreement, but have signed onto a day-to-day extension of the expired pact.

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CenturyLink gets $1.9M for Montana rural broadband service

Federal officials say telecommunications giant CenturyLink, Inc. is getting $1.9 million to provide rural broadband Internet service in rural areas of Montana.

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Montana appealing Bresnan tax decision

The Montana Department of Revenue is appealing a decision that Bresnan Communications is more a cable company than a telecommunications company and therefore should pay lower property taxes.

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Washington Elementary students surprised by computer lab donation

Washington Elementary students surprised by computer lab donation

The nearly 300 students who attend Washington Elementary gathered in the gym Monday morning with little idea why they were there.

May 21, 2012 8:45 am Photos

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County-funded development agency helps local businesses, recruits new ones

County-funded development agency helps local businesses, recruits new ones

As CenturyLink completed the acquisition of Qwest Communications about a year ago, the Louisiana-based telecommunications company began looking for a new location for its regional headquarters serving Montana and Wyoming.

April 22, 2012 12:10 am Photos

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Rural customers blame phone companies for big increase in dropped calls

Rural customers blame phone companies for big increase in dropped calls

Last February, Chris Valentine’s family in Great Britain had to call her hillside home near Birney almost a dozen times before they could reach her.

February 26, 2012 12:10 am Photos

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Have You Heard: Billings to be "in the zone" -- twice

By summer’s start, Billings will have two AutoZone Auto Parts stores.

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80-foot telecommunications tower proposed for Glacier Park

WEST GLACIER — Glacier National Park officials say a telecommunications company is proposing to build an 80-foot tall telecommunications tower in the park's St. Mary administrative area.

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A CenturyLink float

A CenturyLink float

A CenturyLink float, left, proceeds on Third Avenue North on Friday, Nov. 25, 2011 during the annual Holiday Parade in downtown Billings.

November 25, 2011 8:55 pmLoading…

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