Red Lodge Montana
It looks like 2014 is shaping up to be a busy year for Jeremiah Young, who has a habit of challenging himself by keeping lots of irons in the fire.
Billings’ newest lumber yard, Rock Creek Lumber, is emphasizing customer service and its
Conservation groups that have lined up against oil extraction along southern Montana's Beartooth mountains sued a state oversight board on Wednesday after it approved an initial drilling permit without a public hearing.
A Denver energy company will begin drilling an oil well near Belfry — and possibly use hydraulic fracking — this spring, despite protests in Billings on Wednesday by about 80 opponents.
Saying the only running he likes to do is “away from bears,” Red Lodge entrepreneur Keith Lauver still managed to lose 40 pounds with the help of a fitness coach and healthier eating.
Firefighters are continuing to rework fire line around the 950-acre Rock Creek fire south of Red Lodge, a fire information officer said Thursday.
The 950-acre Rock Creek fire about 5 miles south of Red Lodge is 85 percent contained and no structures are threatened, fire officials reported Monday morning.
Cooperative weather helped fire crews push containment of the 910-acre Rock Creek fire to 40 percent by Tuesday evening, according to a news release on the fire.
The Rock Creek fire, five miles south of Red Lodge on U.S. Highway 212, remains 25 percent contained.
Fire officials reported the 900-acre Rock Creek fire burning south of Red Lodge picked up in intensity slightly Sunday because of higher temperatures and increased winds, according to a news release.
Officials reopened Highway 212 to the Beartooth Pass south of Red Lodge at about 2 p.m. on Thursday.
State Lodging Tax collections for Yellowstone County, following last winter, may have been down 3 percent over 2012, but collections are up 22 percent since 2011. Hotel occupancy for Billings was lower year over year from January to April, but May was up 11 percent over 2012.
Chris Mullaney launches her kayak off a rock and through a gate while practicing for the Rock Creek Slalom Kayak Race in Red Lodge Montana on Friday, June 7, 2013.
RED LODGE — Make no mistake, this popular resort community tucked beneath the Beartooth Mountains is open for business.
BOISE, Idaho — Idaho State Police seized about $30,000 worth of marijuana and cocaine after a routine traffic stop turned into a big drug bust.
Disasters bring out the best in Montanans. The devastation of wildfire draws out the generosity of neighbors and strangers day after day.
Red Lodge's Yellowstone Wildlife Sanctuary, formerly the Beartooth Nature Center, will hold a Family Fun Day on Saturday.
CODY, Wyo. — People driving along the famous Beartooth Highway along the Montana-Wyoming state line will be asked to stop and take a survey this summer.
Ups and Downs gives a quick take on news of the week.
In an effort to help support a local child care center, Red Lodge volunteers opened Kids Corner last June.