Billings Mayor Tom Hanel gives Yellowstone County Commissioner Jim Reno a handshake and a wink Tuesday during a State of the City and County luncheon.
Yellowstone County Commission Chairman Jim Reno addresses a Newsmaker luncheon Tuesday at the Billings Hotel and Convention Center.
Speaking at a Newsmaker luncheon Tuesday, Billings Mayor Tom Hanel said the city is in a "very, very good position."
Rest assured, fellow citizens: The mayor of Billings and the chairman of the Yellowstone County Commission are both upbeat about our prospects.
Construction has started on the former Hatch’s Hallmark space in Rimrock Mall on the J.C. Penney wing. Hallmark closed last fall.
Montana, especially Billings, is poised to benefit economically from energy development, but the state still lags far behind Wyoming in coal production.
The 2010 Roche Jaune Awards for Business Excellence will be given out Wednesday evening at the Alberta Bair Theater.
HELENA — Qwest and CenturyLink, the two largest land-line telephone companies operating in Montana, have agreed to merger conditions endorsed by the Montana Consumer Counsel, likely paving the way for state regulatory approval of the companies' proposed merger.