BillingsWorks, a broad-based group of Yellowstone County businesspeople, education and government leaders and economic development experts, wants to hear from every one of the county’s 7,000 employers.
Imagine 20 first-graders working quietly for an hour.
At Trailhead Spirits in downtown Billings, owner Casey McGowan is selling the Montana brand as much as his own products. So it’s worth jacking up his prices if the money comes back to his community.
Citing member support, the Billings Chamber of Commerce announced Thursday its top legislative priority is supporting a local option for tax authority.
With best wishes from the former ownership, the two new owners of the Billings Mustangs said hello to Dehler Park and the Magic City on Friday afternoon during a press conference held, appropriately enough, in the Mustangs’ clubhouse.
When Rimrock Mall first opened its doors on Sept. 11, 1975, it marked a turning point in Billings' history.
In an election with 35,191 votes cast, the Billings public safety levy fell 1,027 votes short on Tuesday.
Officials expressed some surprise and plenty of disappointment that voters narrowly turned down the Billings public safety levy Tuesday.
If Yellowstone Kelly is turning over in his grave, it’s likely he now has an orange backside.
Teachers' unions have protested it. Republicans have condemned it. U.S. businesses helped initiate it and President Obama endorsed it.
Last Monday, the first time the council took a look at a draft nondiscrimination ordinance, all sorts of delay tactics were dragged out: Have voters decide, have the attorney general decide, refer it to a committee.
A month after an aspirational visit to Sioux Falls, S.D., participants’ minds are still working through the takeaways — and formulating possible next steps — based on what they saw during an extensive three-day tour of South Dakota’s largest city.
Billings-based engineering firm Sanderson Stewart was named the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Small Business of the Year Thursday in Washington, D.C.
With a population seven times larger than Montana in an area one-sixth the size of Yellowstone County, Hong Kong seems to have little in common with Big Sky Country.
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. — The 25 Billings residents who went to Sioux Falls this week came back resolved to make at least five changes based on what they learned. The five bullet points, agreed to by group members are:
Usually when I’m working, I’m like a fly on the wall, peering at what’s going on without getting too involved or caring too much about the outcome — so long as folks keep their flyswatter in their pocket.
People in Billings are feeling pretty good, according to a 2013 survey released Tuesday by Gallup and Healthways that ranks the city of Billings as No. 1 in job satisfaction and No. 15 in overall well-being.
The city of Billings is considering leasing a 71-acre parcel of land along the Yellowstone River from the state of Montana.
After a sluggish national recovery, Montana’s economy will be back on top again in a few years.
Would new convention facilities be a good deal for Billings?