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2017 PBR World Champion Jess Lockwood fined, apologizes for 'inappropriate,' 'insensitive' tweet

Jess Lockwood, the 2017 Professional Bull Riders World Champion, issued an apology Friday via Facebook for using a word in a tweet earlier this week that he described as “inappropriate and insensitive.” Read more

Photos: Crowd gathers for Babcock Theatre reopening in downtown Billings

The Babcock Theatre in downtown Billings celebrated the reopening of the historic theater on Friday. Read more

Yellowstone County sees third highest voter turnout ever

Last week's midterm elections saw 69,925 people vote, the most ever for a midterm and the third highest turnout ever for an election in the county.  Read more

In fight over Montana's 'Dueling Dinosaurs,' judges say fossils should be treated like minerals

HELENA — About 66 million years after two dinosaurs died apparently locked in battle on the plains of modern-day Montana, an unusual fight over who owns the entangled fossils has become a multimillion-dollar issue that hinges on the legal definition… Read more

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