I'm not involved in organized efforts to counter global warming. I know less about the subject than I need to, but I'm learning. I do know I don't want my children and all children after to suffer the environmental consequences of previous generations.
Often our challenge is not choosing between right and wrong, but choosing between two rights. That's how I feel about the proposed school bond. The current campaign seems to suggest if I do not vote for the bond, I must be a "No for Kids." Nothing could be further from the truth. I support f…
More than one out of every five cases filed in Montana District Courts involves family law – divorces, child custody and other matters. More than 60 percent of those cases involve one or more litigants acting without lawyers.
When the Self Help Law Center moved several blocks across downtown Billings earlier this month, its clients quickly followed. Twenty-three came in the first day.
We should be gravely concerned about the Kids Count report on the well-being of Montana children (Aug. 17 Billings Gazette). Of the report's 10 indicators of child welfare, Montana is in a three-way tie for the second-highest rate of teens between the ages of 16-19 not in school and not high…
Teenage boys, homeless or not, are not going to ask you to buy them underwear.Unless the need is really accute, they're just not going to do it, said Laurie Maddock, a coordinator at Tumbleweed, the outreach center in Billings for homeless teens.
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