Yellowstone County received several bids Tuesday for a proposed new multipurpose agricultural building at MetraPark, but all of them exceeded the budget.
As expected, the Yellowstone County commission Tuesday approved a 2.5 percent raise for elected officials for the 2015 budget year.
A panel of mostly Yellowstone County elected officials is considering giving elected officials a 2.5 percent increase to their base wages for fiscal year 2015.
The Teamsters Local 190 and Yellowstone County have settled negotiations for MetraPark workers in a deal that calls for a five-year contract.
Tumbleweed's Executive Director Sheri Boelter and some 50 others, including the mayor, gathered in front of one of the organization's two newly opened homes Friday for a ceremonial ribbon cutting and an open house.
As much as no one likes the idea of the price of beer getting more expensive, this might be one case where not as many people will mind.
The price of beer sold at MetraPark events will increase by $1 to help raise money to co-promote events.
The cost of a beer at MetraPark could increase by $1 to help attract more entertainment under a proposal offered by MetraPark’s advisory board.
Collaboration between the Yellowstone County jail and the Community Crisis Center helped connect seriously mentally ill and addicted inmates to treatment services in the community, services that continued upon release from jail.
MetraPark will be bidding on two tournaments for 2016 with financial support from local business to cover lost capital improvement fees.
Yellowstone County sheriff’s deputies have rejected the latest contract offer from the county, surprising county officials who thought they were close to an agreement after months of talks.
It’s good to have choices.
Yellowstone County sheriff’s deputies had no questions Tuesday evening on the updated proposed collective-bargaining agreement presented to them earlier in the day.
With no major breakthrough in eight months of contract talks between Yellowstone County and the sheriff’s deputies union, the Yellowstone County Commission on Thursday sent a letter to the union outlining its plan for action.
Former Billings City Councilman Jim Ronquillo filed Thursday to run for Yellowstone County commissioner.
MetraPark’s new paid parking lot will debut this weekend, in time for a wrestling tournament and a concert on Sunday night.
Homeless youth in the community will have a safe place to sleep and live under a deal with the Tumbleweed Program that Yellowstone County officials approved Tuesday.
Yellowstone County commissioners this week selected a Billings architectural firm to develop plans for a possible large new dirt-floor arena at MetraPark but expressed concern about the project’s growing size.
MetraPark’s retired marketing and sales director, Sandra Hawke, greeted friends, colleagues and well-wishers during an informal open house on Thursday afternoon to celebrate her 25 years of service.
Yellowstone County Sheriff Mike Linder has asked county commissioners to explore a proposal to build a new women's wing at the county jail that could ease chronic overcrowding there.