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Late Sunday, thieves returned a Billings Boy Scout troop’s trailer loaded with camping gear that was stolen from a church parking lot earlier this month.
At the age of 5, Morgan McQuillan received her first cancer diagnosis.
With a series of loud and clear clangs on Monday morning, almost 100 people kicked off Montana State University Billings’ annual Power of One week by joining thousands of others in a national bell-ringing ceremony to celebrate and honor Martin Luther King Jr.
Fidgeting on a couch in the living room of his house, while at the same time trying to corral his rambunctious 4-year-old son, Billings police officer Grant Morrison is clear about how 30 seconds of one night 10 months ago have turned upside-down both his life and that of his family in the d…
As of Friday, 286 cases of influenza have been confirmed in Yellowstone County — about 10 percent of the statewide cases — for the 2014-15 season.
The number of norovirus and other similar outbreaks reported in Montana has increased noticeably in recent months.
Seeing Carla Musselman bounce around the waiting room at Billings Clinic in her pink tutu while scooping up plastic dinosaurs and clinging to hospital staff, you’d be hard pressed to know what brought her to the hospital.
Snowpack across most of Montana was higher than normal as of Jan. 1 and just a hair below levels from the same time in 2014.
ZooMontana has added to its growing roster of animals, this time in the form of a third red panda.
A man was sentenced Friday for a January 2014 drunken-driving crash near Huntley that injured six people.
A coroner's jury ruled Wednesday that the shooting of Richard Ramirez by Billings Police Officer Grant Morrison was a noncriminal, justifiable homicide.
The first day of what is expected to be a two-day examination of the fatal shooting last April of Richard Ramirez by Billings Police Department Officer Grant Morrison included intense and emotional video of the incident and the moments afterward.
Since it first opened for business in early 2013, Trailhead Spirits has been churning out its popular Great North Vodka and Healy’s Gin at a steady clip, wetting the whistles of visitors to its downtown Billings tasting room and customers across the region.
While the half-dozen girls gathered at St. Vincent Healthcare’s pediatrics unit Friday acted pretty ordinary for kids their age — joking around, laughing and chatting — their purpose at the hospital was anything but.
Ask just about anybody in Billings what stood out about the weather in 2014, and their first answer will probably be one of two things.
City College at Montana State University Billings announced Wednesday the three finalists for its vacant dean position, a list that includes candidates from Indiana, Pennsylvania and Montana.
Melvin and Kathryn Johnson may not have received the most schooling in their lifetime, but the Vida-area farmers did their part on Tuesday to ensure that many Montana youth will.
Gas prices in Billings have continued to fall as 2014 winds down, with both Costco and Sam's Club posting the lowest prices — below $2 per gallon.
Sitting in a Billings Clinic office on Monday afternoon, Tina Lorenz reached up occasionally to touch a button adorned with a photo of her daughter, Cassie, pinned to her shirt over her heart.
Wednesday’s Christmas Eve dinner at the downtown Society of St. Vincent de Paul in Billings lined up exactly with what the organization tries to do every day, if on a bit larger scale and with a few more items on the menu.
Tuesday morning ensured that every single one of the nearly 340 students at McKinley Elementary will get a full stocking at Christmas this year.
One hundred Billings families in need were assured a full Christmas dinner with all the fixings on Monday thanks to an ongoing combined effort between the Boys and Girls Clubs of Yellowstone County and the Montana Rib and Chop House and Rio Sabinas restaurants.
Little Ethan Waterfall dozed peacefully as Santa Claus held the infant close, a new white teddy bear next to him as Santa’s thick white beard provided a little extra cushioning.
To hear her aunt tell it, 11-year-old Jasmine Beyers has a pretty normal life. She loves “The Walking Dead” television show. She likes to hang out with her friends and go to movies and find funny videos on YouTube.
The Billings Family YMCA got a massive boost Thursday in its efforts to renovate many of its facilities with a third of the $1 million they need in the form of a donation from Scheels.
The convicted felon involved in a four-hour standoff with Billings police on the South Side on Dec. 15 was charged Wednesday with violating his probation — the same charge that led to a warrant that sparked the standoff in the first place.
The sound of “Thank you” being yelled by two-dozen kids bounced around the gymnasium at the Boys and Girls Clubs of Yellowstone County’s Bair Family Clubhouse on Tuesday afternoon, directed at officials from Rocky Mountain Bank.
A man was arrested without incident after a nearly four-hour standoff at a South Side home Monday.
As a reward for raising $18,000 for a $230,000 project to get new playground equipment for their school, Lockwood elementary students on Friday got to attend a special assembly that included learning new games and healthy habits from a former professional football player.
Montana State University Billings has taken the first steps to identify what its students need to succeed and find ways to improve student retention rates.
It took wildlife officials a few minutes to coax her out of her cage and back into the wild, but a young eagle rescued from the Yellowstone River near Billings in late November was returned to the wild on Tuesday.
Montana State University Billings could face a $4.4 million budget shortfall for the 2015-2016 academic year, and school officials said Monday they’re already working to find a solution.
Even as a kid, Kevin Majewski had always known that he wanted to go to college.
Going into high school, Billings West High senior Erica Noble thought she knew the career she wanted to pursue but that quickly changed with her involvement in the local arm of a federal program designed to prepare some students for college.
To date, 2005 Billings Skyview High graduate Marie Burke has been featured in a trio of national commercials, three television shows and two films.
As Marissa Henthorn and Alice Zeeb — both seniors at Billings Senior High — tapped away on laptops, Michelle Watson offered advice and tips on the tricky and sometimes exhausting process of finding and applying for college scholarships.
As teacher Wendy Jam read a short story about a musician to a half-dozen youngsters at Head Start Inc. on Friday morning, she’d occasionally pause to let the kids holler out the instrument played by the main character.
Phillips 66, which has a refinery in Billings, has donated $50,000 to ZooMontana to build a new wolverine habitat and exhibit.
Former state Sen. Jason Priest pleaded guilty late Wednesday afternoon to four misdemeanor charges in an assault case involving his daughter and wife.
Some travelers flying out of Billings can now spend a little less time with a little less hassle in security lines at the airport.
On Wednesday, ZooMontana introduced its newest resident to the public — a 4-year-old male Canada lynx named Opi.
The Billings Police Department is seeking an arrest warrant in relation to a Nov. 5 incident in which R&B singer Jeremih and his entourage were involved in a fracas at a Billings restaurant that made national news.
From a high of 69 degrees on Nov. 8 to a low of eight below zero on Nov. 30 — and 13.2 inches of snow throughout, more than double the monthly average — last month’s weather was anything but consistent.
When Rimrock Mall first opened its doors on Sept. 11, 1975, it marked a turning point in Billings' history.
Ice, slush and lower seasonal flow levels in the Yellowstone River combined last week with a reshaped river channel from 2011 flooding to cause problems for the city's water supply through its main intake on the river.
Montana State University Billings announced on Tuesday that it will launch new and updated early childhood education licensing programs.
Even though they take every chance they can to spend time with their newborn son, Khalen, at St. Vincent Healthcare’s Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) since his birth in late September, Nick and Kyrsten Bronson can’t always be there.
Gavin Stichman is a little camera shy but he loves sports — “all of them, any of them,” in his words — and his favorite football team is the Green Bay Packers. At school, his favorite subjects are, in order and once again in his words, recess, math and spelling.
You won’t find anyone with an engineering degree from Montana State University Billings, but there’s a good chance that in a few years, there’ll be plenty who took the first steps toward earning it there.
It sure does take a lot of work to have so much fun.
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