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Distraught mother: 'All they were doing was overmedicating him'

Distraught mother: 'All they were doing was overmedicating him'

A 36-year-old Iraq war veteran was being treated for traumatic brain injury, post-traumatic stress disorder and back injuries with more than 27 different medications when he died unexpectedly, according to his mother.

July 23, 2014 12:15 am Photos

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West High grad doesn't let injuries keep her down

West High grad doesn't let injuries keep her down

Andria Spring discovered the cosmos had a sense of humor when she busted her nose while playing soccer and found out it would require surgery. 

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Guest opinion: Honor the legacy of my father, Christopher Reeve

My father, actor Christopher Reeve, loved to travel, even after he was paralyzed from a severe spinal cord injury. During trips to places in the United States and abroad, he spoke with many people who, like him, had to find ways to navigate daily life while living with paralysis. These conve…

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Rocky men's game canceled

The men's basketball game between Rocky Mountain College and visiting South Dakota Mines, which was scheduled for Saturday evening at the Fortin Center, has been canceled.

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George F. Will: Academe's money tree thrives on fall mayhem

WASHINGTON — Like baby birds with yawning beaks, college football fans clamor to be fed.

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Victims of a car and pickup collision

Victims of a car and pickup collision

The victims of a car and pickup collision wait for an ambulance at the intersection of 72nd Street West and Danford Road on Monday.

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One-vehicle rollover in Broadview traps woman under SUV for one hour

A 49-year-old Billings woman was trapped under her Ford Explorer for an hour Friday night while emergency crews worked to extricate following a rollover crash about 2 miles southwest of Broadview.

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Local support grows for treating cheerleaders as athletes

Local support grows for treating cheerleaders as athletes

A move by the nation’s pediatricians to treat cheerleaders more like athletes has support in Montana from coaches, pediatricians and health clinic administrators who want to help prevent cheerleaders from serious injuries while performing stunts.

November 07, 2012 12:30 am Photos

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Rocky men to open hoops season

The men's basketball season at Rocky Mountain College will get under way Friday afternoon in Dillon.

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Rocky to host Biesiot, Dickinson State

Rocky to host Biesiot, Dickinson State

One of the NAIA's all-time winningest football coaches will be prowling the sideline in Billings on Saturday afternoon.

October 19, 2012 10:45 pm Photos

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Riverton man on long road back from head injury

RIVERTON — He didn't even see it coming. The senior linebacker rolled to his left to shut down Wind River's toss sweep, and the tight end hit him hard on a legal crackback block.

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WWII, Iraq veterans receive 'overdue' recognition, honors

WWII, Iraq veterans receive 'overdue' recognition, honors

Less than three months after Herbert S. Kindsfater traveled to the National World War II Memorial with the inaugural Big Sky Honor Flight, he experienced another life-changing event that hearkened to his service in World War II.

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Many incidents of falling are preventable for seniors

Each year, one in three American adults age 65 or older falls. At a minimum, falls can lead to fear of falling again, or difficulty performing daily activities such as getting dressed, taking a bath or walking. Falls can also result in severe injuries, including hip fractures, head traumas o…

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Billings man saved from burning car, charged with 4th DUI

Billings man saved from burning car, charged with 4th DUI

A Billings man has been accused of his fourth drunken-driving offense Thursday after being saved by a passer-by who dragged him out of his car that was engulfed in flames.

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Montana has 2nd highest rate of injury deaths in nation

Montana had the second-highest rate of injury-related deaths in the nation, with 86.5 per 100,000 people, according to a report released Tuesday.

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Plenty of new faces as Rocky reloads on defense

Stalwarts Thomas Ackerman, JT Fitzgerald, Phil Urlacher, Steffan Blume, Chris Molen and Paul Palu are no longer a part of the defense at Rocky Mountain College.

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Yogini offers 'loving,' 'intuitive,' 'healing' approach to yoga

Yogini offers 'loving,' 'intuitive,' 'healing' approach to yoga

A Jan. 5 New York Times magazine article on “How Yoga Can Wreck Your Body” has ignited an international controversy with sparks landing in Billings. The article has put some followers of the physical, mental and spiritual discipline on the defensive.

January 31, 2012 11:45 pm Photos

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Stay safe during holiday season

The holiday season brings safety risks along with the bustle and bustle.

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Sunday fire causes damage to garage

Fire investigators believe an arsonist was behind a fire that started in the Heights on Sunday afternoon.

November 13, 2011 10:34 pmLoading…
EOU takes down Rocky, 27-16

EOU takes down Rocky, 27-16

A dominating performance by Eastern Oregon University quarterback Chris Ware helped bring Rocky Mountain College's football season to a disappointing end Saturday afternoon.

November 12, 2011 9:00 pm Photos

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