Yellowstone County accounted for $40.7 million in lending from the Small Business Administration during the 2014 fiscal year. That total of 94 loans represents 38 percent of all loan volume for fiscal year 2014, according to figures released recently by the SBA.
The Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch capped a yearlong campaign to help local youth with emotional disturbances and keep them on track to graduate by announcing $20,000 in donations from local banks on Thursday.
Swings and slides, once considered staples of childhood play, were extracted Thursday from the Head Start Inc., making way for a natural playground designed to stimulate creativity.
Colter DeVries, a business relationship manager with Wells Fargo Bank in Billings, has been getting a firsthand view of the energy boom in North Dakota and Eastern Montana. When bank managers said they were looking for somebody to help grow business in Eastern Montana, DeVries, a native of R…
It’s taken a village to construct a new home for Ken and Heydi Powers and their two children, and it took a small army Friday to move the home to its new location.
CASPER, Wyo. — A man accused of attempting to rob a Wells Fargo bank in Casper last week will remain in detention awaiting trial.
BUTTE — A Butte jury delivered a $52 million verdict Friday against a bank that received billions in federal bailout dollars, but refused to use the money to help a flailing client — an international company that planned to take root in Butte.
For what may be the first time in a Montana bankruptcy court, a judge has ordered the home of former casino owner Philip Keith be sold to help pay back millions of dollars in debts.
Spence Erwin was a bit worried a few weeks ago that the first Steak ’n Shake diner in Billings wouldn’t be ready to go. But the building has been turned over to him, the furniture, fixtures and dishes are in and he’s hired most of the 130 people needed to open one of the restaurants in the I…
Parents often mark their child’s growth with tick marks on the wall. Company presidents and CEOs measure growth with increased employee numbers and office space along with ledgers in the black.
When System Building Solutions set up a plant to manufacture modular homes, the owners said they preferred to concentrate on “building boxes” and not worry about payroll, human resources and other tasks associated with running a business.
JACKSON, Wyo. — When it came to raising money for the unfortunate, accused bank robber Corey Allan Donaldson said he wanted to think outside the box.
WASHINGTON — With his chronically gravelly voice and relentlessly liberal agenda, Sherrod Brown seems to have stepped out of "Les Miserables," hoarse from singing revolutionary anthems at the barricades. Today, Ohio's senior senator has a project worthy of Victor Hugo — and of conservatives'…
When someone describes themselves as a “people person,” it’s usually within the context of being sociable and eager to get along with others.
Acting on a tip about hidden assets, a U.S. bankruptcy trustee in Billings drilled through the lock on a safe deposit box at Stockman Bank and found $77,250, including $36,000 in cash.
Avitus Group has moved to the Wells Fargo Building in downtown Billings.
Jones Construction has been moving serious dirt to prepare a site for a 6,100-square-foot building near MetraPark.
LARAMIE, Wyo — Police in Laramie say they arrested a Colorado man following an attempted bank robbery Tuesday morning.
In 1998, Brian Brown was playing his last year of football at the University of Wyoming and earning some part-time cash at the Laramie First Interstate Bank.