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Boys and Girls Ranch gets $20K for middle school classroom

Boys and Girls Ranch gets $20K for middle school classroom

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.

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Kurt Alme from the Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch

Kurt Alme from the Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch

Kurt Alme, Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch Foundation president, addresses a crowd in the Heptner Building of the Yellowstone Academy on Thursday morning where Wells Fargo and US Bank each presented $10,000 checks.

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YBGR playground to help children with autism boost social, communication skills

YBGR playground to help children with autism boost social, communication skills

After a few words from officials involved in the project, the Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch dedicated a new playground at its London Lodge for autistic boys in the most fitting way possible: by letting kids play on it.

August 26, 2014 4:30 pm Photos

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YBGR science

YBGR science

Dan Carter, in back, ExxonMobil’s public and government affairs director in Billings, teaches students at the Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch about engineering using spaghetti and marshmallows.

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Summer science: YBGR students get hands-on courses

Summer science: YBGR students get hands-on courses

Just a few minutes into Dan Carter’s physics and engineering presentation in Jevon Lulf and Tammy Baldry’s classroom at the Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch’s Yellowstone Academy, the kids were already hooked.

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Assembly required: CTA puts together playground equipment for Boys, Girls Ranch

Assembly required: CTA puts together playground equipment for Boys, Girls Ranch

As about 10 employees of CTA Architects Engineers crowded around a piece of playground equipment Wednesday, bolting metal arms, supports and other parts together, their boss stood off to the side and chuckled.

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Boys and Girls Ranch seeks $1M for drug-free mental health study

Boys and Girls Ranch seeks $1M for drug-free mental health study

Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch is seeking a $1 million research grant to study a new, drug-free way to treat mental health issues in children.

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YBGR warns of potential phone scam

YBGR warns of potential phone scam

The Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch said Friday that businesses around town have been receiving phone calls claiming to be from the organization but that none of its employees made the calls.

July 18, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

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A decade later, YBGR teachings helped Billings man turn his life around

A decade later, YBGR teachings helped Billings man turn his life around

Andrew Akerstrom woke up late one evening in a cell at the Yellowstone County jail knowing that God was speaking to him.

April 20, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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10,000 youths later: YBGR continues its reach into community, region

10,000 youths later: YBGR continues its reach into community, region

It's not hard to find the Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch's main residential campus, stretching over 410 acres between Billings and Laurel. 

April 20, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Missing binder at youth ranch prompts efforts to strengthen confidentiality

Missing binder at youth ranch prompts efforts to strengthen confidentiality

The discovery earlier this year that a binder full of client information had been lost or destroyed in 2013 has prompted the Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch to intensify efforts to ensure that such information stays safe by strengthening confidentiality practices and enhancing education efforts.

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Three large checks

Three large checks

A crowd applauds as three large checks for $10,000 each are presented to the Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch during a press conference Thursday.

February 27, 2014 5:09 pmLoading…
Kim Chouinard and Elly Pfirsch

Kim Chouinard and Elly Pfirsch

Kim Chouinard, the director of school-based services for the Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch, left, talks with Elly Pfirsch about the school-based services that Pfirsch received during a press conference at YBGR on Thursday. Pfirsch is now a student at MSUB.

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Kim Chouinard

Kim Chouinard

Kim Chouinard, the director of school-based services for the Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch, speaks during a press conference Thursday, February 27, 2014.

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Glenn McFarlane

Glenn McFarlane

President Glenn McFarlane speaks during a press conference at the Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch on Thursday.

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Dr. Stephen Mandler

Dr. Stephen Mandler

Dr. Stephen Mandler is the medical director at the Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch.

February 27, 2014 5:08 pmLoading…
Kurt Alme

Kurt Alme

Kurt Alme, the president of the Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch Foundation, speaks at a press conference Thursday.

February 27, 2014 5:09 pmLoading…
Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch gets $30K to help reduce high school dropout rates

Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch gets $30K to help reduce high school dropout rates

Standing in front of about 75 people in the Yellowstone Academy auditorium, Elly Pfirsch described how programs through the Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch have affected her life.

February 27, 2014 5:00 pm Photos

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