Showing: 1-20 of 16

Jennifer Mercer

Montana History Minute: Hollywood inadvertently saves historic Billings building

Montana History Minute: Hollywood inadvertently saves historic Billings building

Billings Depot executive director Jennifer Mercer explains the history of the historic train station and how a Tom Cruise movie may have spared it from demolition.

April 22, 2014 10:28 am Video Loading…
Montana History Minute: Hollywood inadvertently saves historic Billings building

Montana History Minute: Hollywood inadvertently saves historic Billings building

Billings Depot executive director Jennifer Mercer explains the history of the historic train station and how a Tom Cruise movie may have spared it from demolition.

April 22, 2014 10:28 amLoading…

Preservation Society board elected

The Billings Preservation Society board of directors elected officers during its annual meeting. Officers are: President Nate Allie, PayneWest Insurance; Past President Mike Nelson, Northern Hotel; Vice President and Treasurer Jared Maloney, First Interstate Bank; Representative Brent Sumner…

March 09, 2014 12:00 amLoading…

New Leadership Montana class chosen

Leadership Montana has selected 50 community, business education, and government leaders from across the state for its 10th class, the class of 2014.

August 18, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Billings Depot gathering personal stories for new exhibit

Billings Depot gathering personal stories for new exhibit

The Billings Depot will soon unveil an interactive display that highlights some of the famous people and events associated with the 104-year-old complex of railroad buildings on Montana Avenue.

May 20, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Jennifer Mercer, executive director of the Billings Depot shows

Jennifer Mercer, executive director of the Billings Depot shows

Jennifer Mercer, executive director of Billings Depot Inc., shows an artist's rendition of a new project, "Telling the Depot Story," to Wayne Nelson, right, Billings president of Stockman Bank, and Stockman Bank vice president Jeremy Morgret last week.

May 16, 2013 4:16 pmLoading…
Jennifer Mercer

Jennifer Mercer

Jennifer Mercer became the full-time executive director of the Billings Depot in December. She enjoys scuba diving in the Caribbean.

February 01, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
40 Under Forty: Jennifer Mercer

40 Under Forty: Jennifer Mercer

Twenty-five years ago the Billings Depot was in a sorry state. The historic structure was home to roosting pigeons and vagrants who huddled around fires built in metal barrels.

February 01, 2013 12:00 amLoading…
Airport's summer closures causing anxiety for some business owners

Airport's summer closures causing anxiety for some business owners

The prospect of having the main runway at Billings Logan International Airport closed for six weekends this summer has Ron Kindsfather worried.

January 09, 2013 12:15 pm Photos

Photos

Loading…
'Polar Express' story unfolds at Billings Depot

'Polar Express' story unfolds at Billings Depot

“Welcome aboard,” children were told Saturday evening as they entered the historic Billings Depot on Montana Avenue. “Here’s your ticket to the North Pole on the Polar Express.”

December 08, 2012 7:09 pm Photos

Photos

Related Loading…

Leadership Montana class of 2013 selected

Leadership Montana will begin its ninth class in Big Sky Sept. 12-14. Leadership Montana offers a nine-month leadership development curriculum committed to developing great leaders for the state of Montana and has over 330 alumni from nearly 60 Montana communities. The Leadership Montana off…

August 12, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Bold photography business lands hot property at Billings Depot

Bold photography business lands hot property at Billings Depot

Half a dozen companies this spring, from restaurants to bars, wanted to rent the former postal building at the Billings Depot, the latest indication that the once-derelict train depot property has become hot real estate.

June 24, 2012 12:10 amLoading…
Two cabooses moved from Billings Depot

Two cabooses moved from Billings Depot

Two train cabooses that have been parked south of the historic Billings Depot are on their way to a new home in northwestern Montana to make way for the new Trailhead Plaza.

May 16, 2012 9:30 am Photos

Photos

Related Loading…
Trailhead Plaza: Billings Depot gets a facelift

Trailhead Plaza: Billings Depot gets a facelift

Step inside the historic Billings Depot and you see a building that still looks a lot like it did when President Calvin Coolidge made a whistle stop in Billings in 1927.

April 30, 2012 12:00 am Related Loading…
Trailhead Plaza

Trailhead Plaza

Stacey Robinson of Land Design Inc., left, and Jennifer Mercer, executive director of the Billings Depot Inc., hold a poster showing the renderings of the new Trailhead Plaza at the depot.

April 28, 2012 12:00 amLoading…
Easter eggs galore

Easter eggs galore

Billings area kids and their parents had plenty of Easter fun at the Billings Depot for the Great Easter EGGstravaganza and at South Park for the annual Easter egg hunt.

April 07, 2012 2:14 pmLoading…

Top headlines delivered to your inbox daily.

Follow The Billings Gazette

Activate Full Access RED

Popular Stories

Deals & Offers

Featured Businesses