The Billings Gazette - Local/Regional News


One day only, children can ride their bikes around ZooMontana

While bicycles are not normally allowed on the trails around ZooMontana, Billings TrailNet will be offering children the opportunity to tour the grounds by bicycle beginning at 6 p.m. on Monday, August 20. Read more

Billings neighbors: Obituaries published today

Read through the obituaries published in today's edition of the Billings Gazette. Read more

Billings City Council, Billings Clinic ink deal for hospital-based police officers

By a 10-1 count Monday, the Billings City Council approved a plan to assign a police officer dedicated to the Billings Clinic campus, with a second officer to follow soon. Read more

These MontanaFair snacks are deep-fried, sweet, and served by local nonprofits

The celebrated world of fair food is rife with grilled meats and fried goods. Water costs $2. Hardly a vegetable is seen. Read more

$5M raised for Montana State University Billings science building; groundbreaking set

The Montana State University Billings Foundation announced Monday that it has raised the $5 million needed to begin construction on a new science and health building. Read more

State and Regional

Pearl Jam plays Washington-Grizzly Stadium 2018

Pearl Jam, with Montana native Jeff Ament on bass guitar, plays a sold-out show Missoula's Washington-Grizzly Stadium Monday night. Read more

Pearl Jam rocks Missoula stadium, transforms it into one of western Montana's biggest cities

One of the biggest towns in western Montana was a rock show on Monday, as Pearl Jam returned to Washington-Grizzly Stadium with an expected 25,000 in attendance. Read more

Photos: Trees, cabins, cars burn in fire near Lake McDonald in Glacier National Park

By Monday afternoon, the Howe Ridge fire measured 1,500 to 2,500 acres in size. About 60 personnel were on duty, according to the federal government’s InciWeb site. In a press release, Glacier National Park stated that, “while multiple buildings wer… Read more

ROAM delays move-in date for apartments for University of Montana students

One day before Andrea Stone planned to hit the road for Missoula to help her daughter move into a new ROAM apartment, she learned the unit wouldn't be ready. Read more

'I had to get out of there': Fire rages around Glacier Park's Lake McDonald

APGAR VILLAGE — Dana Wright’s family has deep roots in Glacier National Park. Read more