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The U.S. Department of Transportation ordered Wednesday that subsidies for Essential Air Service flights to Billings from Lewistown and Miles City will stop on July 15.
Seven weeks after the abrupt shutdown of Billings-based Rimrock Stages for safety hazards, inspectors have re-certified four passenger buses, according to Rimrock President Thorm Forseth.
Buses will start rolling again Sunday between Billings and Missoula, a start to replacing some of the Rimrock Stages lines that were shut down one week ago.
Greyhound and Trailways are still deciding how to respond to the abrupt federal shutdown of Billings-based Rimrock Stages, which shuttled passengers across Montana for both companies.
Shut down by federal officials over safety violations, Billings-based passenger bus service Rimrock Stages is working to reopen, but it will likely take weeks, the company’s president said Monday.
CASPER, Wyo. — The Casper/Natrona County International Airport will invest $170,000 in a new marketing and advertising program, thanks in large part to a U.S. Department of Transportation grant awarded to the airport Tuesday.
Ups and Downs gives a quick take on news of the week.
A request by the Montana Essential Air Service Task Force to switch airlines serving seven Eastern Montana cities has gotten a stamp of approval in Washington, D.C.