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YAM at 50: Renowned former Montana artist Russell Chatham paints light on the land

YAM at 50: Renowned former Montana artist Russell Chatham paints light on the land

Athin strip of light in Russell Chatham’s work “Fall Twilight” drew 20 fourth-graders to the large oil painting last week at the Yellowstone Art Museum.

December 15, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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Lame Deer students perform with members of the Silk Road Ensemble Sunday at YAM

Lame Deer students perform with members of the Silk Road Ensemble Sunday at YAM

The last time the Morning Star Marimba Band from Lame Deer Junior High performed in public, the crowd held just a few more dignitaries than the ones gathered Sunday at the Yellowstone Art Museum.

December 15, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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30% of students in School District 2 participate in a music program

30% of students in School District 2 participate in a music program

For every parent who dreads the first squawks from a fifth-grader’s trumpet, there's a proud parent whose kid made honor band or stayed in school because music mattered.

December 14, 2014 12:15 am Photos

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Chance Robinson

Chance Robinson

After taking some time to study at the Art Institute of Chicago after graduating from Central High in 2013, Robinson is back in Billings — and painting fervently. This piece is titled “Yuri.”

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Chance Robinson artwork

Chance Robinson artwork

Artist Chance Robinson has been working on what he calls “my reinterpetation of the West,” with newly created depictions of bison and horses.

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Sentimental 'Wonderful Life,' the radio version, plays at NOVA

Sentimental 'Wonderful Life,' the radio version, plays at NOVA

For many, a holiday season isn’t complete without watching Jimmy Stewart as the small-town hero in the classic film, “It’s a Wonderful Life.”

December 12, 2014 4:45 am Photos

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Billings ranks No. 10 in Best Beer Cities 2014

Billings ranks No. 10 in Best Beer Cities 2014

A new title for Billings proves what many residents already knew — Billings brews great beer.

December 08, 2014 9:37 am Photos

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Magic City Blues expands with country festival

Magic City Blues expands with country festival

Magic City Blues is partnering with Montana Brewing Co. to present the Last Best Country Fest on July 10 and 11 at South Park.

December 06, 2014 11:00 pm Photos

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High-flying 'Mary Poppins' hits the stage at BST

High-flying 'Mary Poppins' hits the stage at BST

If she weren’t so cheeky, Mary Poppins could be dismissed as a goody two shoes, too perfect to be relatable.

December 05, 2014 6:00 am Photos

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Standing tall at Riverside Middle School

Standing tall at Riverside Middle School

It’s still dark outside at Riverside Middle School when three dozen students enter the back door near the gym.

December 04, 2014 3:45 pm Photos

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Renowned King's Singers make Billings debut

Renowned King's Singers make Billings debut

With a pitch so true and a sound so precise, the King’s Singers have become one of the most celebrated vocal ensembles since the six-man group was founded in 1968.

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YAM at 50: Tough Montana rancher led double-life as modernist painter

YAM at 50: Tough Montana rancher led double-life as modernist painter

Her eyes were piercing and her hands were weathered from standing in the freezing cold to paint or feed cattle.

December 01, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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'Nutcracker' dazzles full-house crowd at the ABT

'Nutcracker' dazzles full-house crowd at the ABT

Twirling ballerinas and cavaliers leaped in front of man-size candy canes and slices of cake large enough to fill a VW at the Alberta Bair Theater. “The Nutcracker” fulfilled its annual promise of serving the sweetest of treats without the calories.

November 29, 2014 11:00 pm Photos

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Now open, Pub Station to host live music, local brews

Now open, Pub Station to host live music, local brews

It takes a musician to put together a sound and light system to make the performers look and sound good, a businessman to keep a music promotion business running smoothly for more than a decade, and a music fan to carve out a venue that suits the audience.

November 28, 2014 5:15 am Photos

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Pub Station's opening delayed, Har Mar Superstar show moves to the Railyard

Pub Station's opening delayed, Har Mar Superstar show moves to the Railyard

The Pub Station will not open Tuesday and the live show, featuring soul singer Har Mar Superstar and The Pizza Underground featuring former child actor Macaulay Culkin, has been moved to the Railyard Ale House.

November 25, 2014 12:15 am Photos

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'Nutcracker' whirls in the holidays

'Nutcracker' whirls in the holidays

Of all the holiday traditions in Billings, the annual performances of “The Nutcracker” top the list for many families.

November 21, 2014 6:15 am Photos

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Musician Jason DeShaw sharing his struggle with mental illness through song

Musician Jason DeShaw sharing his struggle with mental illness through song

What country musician Jason DeShaw didn’t know about himself almost killed him four years ago.

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What's First: Country star Justin Moore to play Rimrock Auto Saturday night

What's First: Country star Justin Moore to play Rimrock Auto Saturday night

Justin Moore is coming to Billings to perform at MetraPark’s Rimrock Auto Arena at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday night. He also plays the Adams Center in Missoula on Sunday.

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YAM at 50: Ted Waddell redefines label of 'Western artist'

YAM at 50: Ted Waddell redefines label of 'Western artist'

Ted Waddell will tell you that for many years his cattle paid for his art. When the situation flipped and his raw paintings began to pay for feeding his cattle, it never changed Waddell.

November 17, 2014 1:30 am Photos

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Contemporary dance company takes on modern technology

Contemporary dance company takes on modern technology

You might cringe at your friend’s Facebook photo. Daniel Charon might choreograph a dance piece about it.

November 14, 2014 6:00 am Photos

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Karaoke event raising funds to combat domestic violence

Karaoke event raising funds to combat domestic violence

Raising voices in song is a way to keep the memory of Ashli Kae Brown alive.

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What's First: Dennis DeYoung and the Music of Styx

What's First: Dennis DeYoung and the Music of Styx

The old Styx lineup is gone, but former lead vocalist and one of the band’s primary songwriters, Dennis DeYoung, is still singing hits like “Babe” and “Lady,” with an amazingly strong tenor for a 67-year-old.

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Elliott Eaton

Elliott Eaton

Elliott Eaton takes a break from creating artwork to give a pet to studio dog Annie.

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Elliott Eaton

Elliott Eaton

Elliott Eaton works on a Santa drawing in his studio below the Rims in Billings. Eaton created the space from an old mechanic’s garage.

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Rocky aeronautics student flies high with help from Black Tie Blue Jeans

Rocky aeronautics student flies high with help from Black Tie Blue Jeans

To say that Joe Mutchler has settled in over at Rocky Mountain College is an understatement of impressive proportions.

November 07, 2014 12:15 am Photos

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From poppies to stormclouds, Eaton paints what he loves about Montana

From poppies to stormclouds, Eaton paints what he loves about Montana

Back in the 1970s, Elliott Eaton and his late father converted a sandstone block icehouse in Park City into an art studio.

November 07, 2014 12:15 am Photos

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YAM at 50: Butterfield has become one of Montana's most important artists

YAM at 50: Butterfield has become one of Montana's most important artists

Internationally acclaimed artist Deborah Butterfield has done more to bring attention to art in Montana than any other Montana artist since C.M. Russell.

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Comedian Tom Green makes Montana debut next week

Comedian Tom Green makes Montana debut next week

Remember Tom Green — the comedian who wrote and starred in “Freddy Got Fingered” and was married to Drew Barrymore for a year?

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Community comes together to produce classy 'La Traviata'

Community comes together to produce classy 'La Traviata'

What’s black and white and Verdi all over?

October 30, 2014 8:15 pm Photos

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High Plains BookFest winners announced

High Plains BookFest winners announced

Former Missoulian reporter Gwen Florio said it took her 20 years from the time she first published a short story to publish her first novel.

October 25, 2014 9:30 pm Photos

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Verdi's masterpiece on stage next week at the ABT

Verdi's masterpiece on stage next week at the ABT

Billings opera fans will get a treat next week with the staging of “La Traviata” at the Alberta Bair Theater.

October 24, 2014 12:45 am Photos

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Moss Mansion goes haunted

Moss Mansion goes haunted

The Moss Mansion has stepped up its Halloween-themed activities in recent years, and why not? The historic house has features that lend itself to the holiday.

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'The Bender Inn' at Moss Mansion

'The Bender Inn' at Moss Mansion

Halloween-season visitors will see the Moss Mansion transformed into ‘the Bender Inn,” hearing tales of the murderous family’s horrifying spree.

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Haunted House Maze at Moss Mansion

Haunted House Maze at Moss Mansion

Billings’ own Roller Derby Dames Vaness Browning (Erin Go Brawl) and Cheryl Leggett (Hemotomama) will help out at this year’s Haunted House Maze at the Moss Mansion as volunteer ‘scarers.’

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'The Bender Inn' at Moss Mansion

'The Bender Inn' at Moss Mansion

Visitors during the Halloween season will see the Moss Mansion transformed into ‘The Bender Inn,” hearing tales of the murderous family killing guests at the dinner table and hiding their loot in the cellar.

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Noted author Sherman Alexie speaks to 'every liberal in Billings'

Noted author Sherman Alexie speaks to 'every liberal in Billings'

Masturbation, alarm-clock sex, and a multicultural Pendleton bunny were among the topics award-winning author Sherman Alexie covered Thursday during a public talk at Rocky Mountain College.

October 23, 2014 10:15 pm Photos

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'Harry Potter'-themed party Saturday at Barjon's

'Harry Potter'-themed party Saturday at Barjon's

Red Lodge attorney Lynn Boughey came up with a novel way to delve more deeply into the Harry Potter series, which he began reading with his daughters when they were toddlers.

October 23, 2014 12:15 pm Photos

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Lone wolf artist, Bill Stockton helped bring modern art to Montana

Lone wolf artist, Bill Stockton helped bring modern art to Montana

The late Grass Range artist Bill Stockton called himself a lone wolf in a 1970s interview because he hadn’t read an art magazine in 15 years and “had nothing to do with the art world.”

October 20, 2014 12:15 am Photos

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Best Bakery - Harper & Madison

Best Bakery - Harper & Madison

Best Bakery - Harper & Madison

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Author Sherman Alexie likes stirring up 'small-town, white conservatives'

Author Sherman Alexie likes stirring up 'small-town, white conservatives'

National Book Award-winning author Sherman Alexie doesn’t mind bothering people. He likes stirring up what he describes as “small-town, white conservatives.”

October 17, 2014 6:00 am Photos

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Putting on the blue look

Putting on the blue look

Be playful and curious — or, in other words, act like a kid.

October 17, 2014 12:30 am Photos

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Jeanette Tasey

Jeanette Tasey

Tasey talks about her photography at the PIY exhibit at Rocky Mountain College, where she won several awards.

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Bringing the world to the kitchen at the Northern Hotel

Bringing the world to the kitchen at the Northern Hotel

If there are two things the Northern Hotel’s new chef Tim Freeman knows, it’s babies and fine cuisine.

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Comedy favorite 'Spelling Bee' returns for NOVA run

Comedy favorite 'Spelling Bee' returns for NOVA run

Wendy Carlin, director of “The 25th Annual Putnam County Spelling Bee,” couldn’t resist another round of the musical comedy.

October 09, 2014 10:00 am Photos

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YAM at 50: Molt artist lets art speak for the land

YAM at 50: Molt artist lets art speak for the land

Molt artist Tracy Linder’s home and studio are six miles from the nearest paved road, and a passing vehicle is a rarity.

October 06, 2014 12:15 am Photos

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Tuxedos & Tiaras: Saints 2014 raises money for upgrades to medical-surgical center

Tuxedos & Tiaras: Saints 2014 raises money for upgrades to medical-surgical center

St. Vincent Healthcare Foundation president and CEO Dave Irion is proud of the way the younger generation is rallying behind community causes, including Tuxedos & Tiaras: Saints 2014.

October 03, 2014 12:15 am Photos

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'Wings'

'Wings'

Linder looks at the resin wings in her series “Wings,” which were styled after pigeons’ wings.

October 02, 2014 4:52 pm
Molt artist Tracy Linder

Molt artist Tracy Linder

Molt artist Tracy Linder looks at a clay newborn calf in her Molt studio that will soon be cast in bronze.

October 02, 2014 4:52 pm
Rocky stages 'Love/Sick,' a comedy about relationships

Rocky stages 'Love/Sick,' a comedy about relationships

Tony-nominated playwright and actor John Cariani almost never allows a play-in-progress to be performed, but he made an exception for Gerry Roe and his students at Rocky Mountain College.

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Magic City Shorts Film Festival showcases works by regional filmmakers

Magic City Shorts Film Festival showcases works by regional filmmakers

Young Billings filmmaker Alex Laas found out how film changes lives.

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