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Law Enforcement Torch Run

Tip-A-Cop to benefit Special Olympics Montana

Local law enforcement officials will spend part of Saturday serving customers at the Red Robin restaurant on Grand Avenue to raise money for Special Olympics Montana.

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Special Olympics Torch Run arrives in Billings

Special Olympics Torch Run arrives in Billings

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May 13, 2014 11:55 am Photos

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Polar Plunge to go on despite below-zero forecast

Polar Plunge to go on despite below-zero forecast

Temperatures expected to be well below zero won't be a deterrent to a Special Olympics Montana fundraiser scheduled for Saturday in Billings.

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From first to last, cheers all around at Special Olympics games

From first to last, cheers all around at Special Olympics games

The sounds of chatter and cheering bounced off the walls at the Montana State University Billings swimming pool Thursday, amplifying as they echoed around the room.

May 16, 2013 4:23 pm Photos

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Special Olympics summer games begin second year in Billings

Special Olympics summer games begin second year in Billings

Taylor Klanke, from Miles City, spent about 30 minutes chatting happily with other Special Olympics Montana athletes Wednesday morning while he waited for the awards ceremony to begin on a lawn at Rocky Mountain College.

May 15, 2013 3:30 pm Photos

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Conferences to boost law enforcement involvement in Special Olympics summer games

Conferences to boost law enforcement involvement in Special Olympics summer games

If extra law enforcement officials from all over Montana converging in Billings during the same week when thousands of people will be visiting sounds too convenient to be a coincidence, it's because it isn't.

May 12, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Carrying a torch: Athlete forges friendships during World Games run

Carrying a torch: Athlete forges friendships during World Games run

Two weeks after returning home from 12 days in South Korea for the 2013 Special Olympics World Games, Vivienne Shockley already misses her new friends.

February 17, 2013 12:00 am Photos

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Billings Special Olympics athlete headed to world games ceremonies in South Korea

Billings Special Olympics athlete headed to world games ceremonies in South Korea

Between nibbles of a slice of pepperoni pizza, Vivienne Shockley took a moment to practice the opening lines of the speech she plans to give to thousands of people from across the globe in a few months.

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Special Olympics fundraiser to send people rappeling down First Interstate building

Special Olympics fundraiser to send people rappeling down First Interstate building

Nineteen stories, or more than 265 feet. That’s the height of Montana’s tallest building — the First Interstate Bank Tower in Billings — and that’s how far dozens of supporters will plummet in support of Special Olympics Montana.

June 18, 2012 4:45 pm Photos

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Special Olympics summer games officially kick off

Special Olympics summer games officially kick off

Gracie Gribbons, 12, made the trip from Helena to Billings this week and has already picked up a silver medal, but a few minutes before the Parade of Athletes for the 2012 Special Olympics Montana State Summer Games Opening Ceremonies, all of that went out the window.

May 16, 2012 9:30 pm Photos

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83 miles for a cause: Local law enforcement runs for Special Olympics

83 miles for a cause: Local law enforcement runs for Special Olympics

BIG TIMBER — The 83-mile ride in a spacious motor home from Big Timber to Billings on Tuesday morning was something a little different for Jessica Hasler, 25.

May 15, 2012 5:15 pm Photos

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Special Olympics state games return to Billings

Special Olympics state games return to Billings

After more than a decade in other cities, the Special Olympics Montana State Summer Games are returning to Billings this year, and they won't be going anywhere for the next few years.

May 14, 2012 8:45 am Photos

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Montana law enforcement pounds the pavement for Special Olympics

Montana law enforcement pounds the pavement for Special Olympics

When the Flame of Hope first touches the cauldron on May 16 for the 2012 Special Olympics Montana State Summer Games in Billings, it'll officially signal the start of the games, but it'll have taken a long journey to get there.

May 14, 2012 8:00 am Photos

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Montana Special Olympics Athlete of the Year, Buzz Toliver

Montana Special Olympics Athlete of the Year, Buzz Toliver

Montana Special Olympics Athlete of the Year Buzz Toliver carries the torch from the Law Enforcement Torch Run as he leads law enforcement representatives of the Guardians of the Flame into a press conference Wednesday.

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Feature photos: Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics

Feature photos: Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics

Billings police, sheriff's deputies, highway patrol, U.S. Marshal officers and athletes were on hand for the kickoff of the Billings portion of the Montana Law Enforcement Torch Run for Special Olympics at the Yellowstone County Courthouse on Monday.

May 09, 2011 7:55 am Photos

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Law enforcement hits the road for Special Olympics

If one of a select group of about 35 local law officers and county employees pulls you over Monday, it means you’re driving way too slow, because they’ll likely be on foot.

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Polar Bare Plunge to raise money for Special Olympics

It's not too late for anybody who feels like an icy dip in Lake Elmo next week for a good cause to sign up for the fifth annual Law Enforcement Torch Run Polar Bare Plunge, which benefits Special Olympics Montana.

November 24, 2010 5:00 pmLoading…

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