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 2022-08-16 22:09 

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[ Billings ]

Increased security at MontanaFair after Monday's shooting...

After Monday night's shooting near the ride area, MontanaFair is open today with a regular schedule of events and attractions. "We are grateful to law enforcement for their rapid response and containment of the incident that occurred last night at...

 2022-08-16 20:00 

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[ Billings ]

Basic wildfire terms to know...

Fire crews use many terms for wildland fires that may be unfamiliar to the public. The USDA Forest Service lists wildfire terms used in reports from media and crews fighting the fires. Here are some of the most common wildfire terms to better understand w...

 2022-08-16 18:15 

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[ Billings ]

Billings MET Transit to install electric buses...

The Billings Metropolitan Transit System is set to receive over 3 million dollars in competitive grant money from the Federal Transit Administration. According to the press release, the city will use the money to purchase four electric buses, replacing fo...

 2022-08-16 17:36 

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[ Billings ]

AG Knudsen fighting fentanyl use in Montana...

"There's no question that fentanyl is now the number one public safety threat facing Montana. Mexican drug cartels are pushing it across the border, flooding it into our state at an unprecedented rate—and killing Montanans," Attorney Gen...

 2022-08-16 16:58 

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[ Billings ]

MontanaFair shooting under investigation; low chance of a copycat shooter...

The Yellowstone County Sheriff's Department continues its investigation into a shooting that happened at the MontanaFair Monday night. As details continue to come in, it is the opinion of law enforcement and Fair administration that this was a lone, r...

 2022-08-16 16:30 

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[ Billings ]

NOVA hosts the Reds, Whites, and Brews event...

Reds, Whites, and Brews is the open fundraising event for the 10th season at the NOVA center for the performing arts. The event takes place at the center on Aug. 27 at 6 p.m. Come for a night of food, drinks, and entertainment while supporting a great cau...

 2022-08-16 14:45 

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[ Billings ]

Montana makes top 20 list of best states to live...

Montana is among the top 20 best states to live in, according to a Wallethub study. The state was ranked as the 19th best state, and number one in populations aged 25 and up that received a high school diploma or higher education. The methodology behind t...

 2022-08-16 14:00 

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[ Billings ]

Hello, Montana - Red Lodge City Pool...

Al Boomer talks about all the brand new updates at the Red Lodge City Pool. After a two-year closure, the pool is open again with a brand new pool, a new pool house, slides, and a splash deck. The Red Lodge City pool is open for lap swims from 8 a.m. to n...

 2022-08-16 12:00 

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[ Billings ]

MontanaFair AG future; 4-H young leaders...

One of Montana's great economic strengths and state history is Agriculture. The history of 4-H began more than 100 years ago, it Is now the nation's largest youth development organization. It helps young people, and their families gain the skills ...

 2022-08-15 22:55 

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[ Billings ]

MontanaFair 2022's 'Paw-some' All-Star Stunt dogs...

America's favorite stunt dogs are back in action! It is absolute pure joy to see these amazing dogs do back flips, handstands, big air stunts, and amazing tricks! All these amazing pooches have been adopted out of pounds and shelters from across the c...

 2022-08-15 22:34 

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[ Billings ]

Field of dreams and miracles; Landon's Miracle Baseball field Grand Opening Wednesday...

Landon Smith's love for America's game created the dream come true of Landon's Miracle Field Grand Opening. Landon Smith passed away in 2013, but Marcie Smith asked the City of Billings to consider her idea of building a 'Miracle Field'...

 2022-08-15 21:38 

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[ Billings ]

Hospice volunteers needed by Riverstone Health...

If you've been thinking about volunteering or finding a new way to help others, Riverstone Health genuinely needs volunteers now. RiverStone Health Hospice is searching for compassionate adults who assist hospice patients and families with non-clinica...

 2022-08-15 19:45 

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[ Billings ]

How to navigate stress this school year...

Students across Montana are preparing for the new school year, which can bring a multitude of stressors. Getting into a new routine, assignments, and social pressure from peers can become very stressful for students starting any new grade. Connections Aca...

 2022-08-15 19:42 

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[ Billings ]

Man shot by BPD was asked 73 times not to resist...

In a press conference with Chief St. John Monday morning, the Billings Police Chief described the harrowing events that led up to the officer involved shooting Friday night in the 1800 blk of 6th St. West. The suspect is a 22-year-old Billings man who rem...

 2022-08-15 16:00 

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[ Billings ]

12 Tribes of Montana & tribal tourism grant...

Montana is home to 12 tribal nations and seven reservations. If you are new to the area and are unsure which tribes are native to Montana, yourbigsky has you covered. The following is a list of Tribal Nations in Montana. Native American tribes of Montana:...

 2022-08-15 14:00 

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[ Billings ]

Support grand opening of Landon's Miracle Field!...

The long-awaited grand opening of Landon's Legacy Field at Poly Vista Park is finally here! The press release from Billings Parks and Recreation says the Grand opening ceremony starts Wednesday, August 17, from 5 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Community members ar...

 2022-08-15 14:00 

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[ Billings ]

Hello, Montana - Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch Foundation, August 2022...

Kristi Farver Oaks with the Yellowstone Boys and Girls Ranch Foundation talks about the generous challenge grant from Stockman Bank to help raise money for school supplies for students in the Yellowstone Academy. For the second year in a row, Stockman Ban...

 2022-08-15 12:00 

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[ Billings ]

MontanaFair - amazing eats...

It's all about the food, right? Whatever food you may be craving, this year's MontanaFair has it all! The MontanaFair vendor list is impressive with a new vendor in the courtyard this year, CHB Entertainment. "CHS Entertainment is changing it ...

 2022-08-14 19:29 

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[ Billings ]

Here is your weekend wildfire update for Montana...

The Inciweb Information Incident System recorded wildfire activity around Montana throughout the weekend. The Elmo Fire has remained at over 21,000 acres and reached 70% containment. Information from Northern Rockies Incident Management Team 7 says crews ...

 2022-08-14 12:30 

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[ Billings ]

Paw-fect back-to-school pet photoshoot...

Who doesn't want an adorable photoshoot with their favorite family pet? Dee-O-Gee BLGS and Billings Animal Rescue Kare (B.A.R.K.) is pulling out all the props and good times for an awesomely fun picture day for pets! Casey Page will be the photographe...

 2022-08-14 12:00 

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[ Billings ]

MontanaFair Sunday, Nelly in concert...

Hip hop and country rap music sensation, Nelly takes the concert stage Sunday at 7pm. One of Nelly's most popular songs is a country music hit called 'Little Bit" he performs with Florida Georgia Line. It's the lead single from Nelly's...

 2022-08-13 16:45 

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[ Billings ]

Check out these local thrift shops around Billings...

For anyone who loves vintage finds of any kind, here are five thrift shops to browse through in Billings when you're out and about. Several vintage stores are located in downtown Billings. Oxford Hotel antique has been in business since 1981. The stor...

 2022-08-13 13:30 

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[ Billings ]

MontanaFair fun...

Are you as excited as I am for this year's awesome MontanaFair? It's our city's largest event and brings in nearly a quarter million people each year. It runs nine days from August 12th through August 20th. Today, Saturday, August 13th, the en...

 2022-08-13 12:15 

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[ Billings ]

Harvest Church helping kids with 'Back-to-School Fair'...

Harvest church in Billings is teaming up with Walmart, Albertson's, St. Vincent Healthcare, Drs. McBride, Steiner & Lebsock, Trailhead Pediatric Dentistry and more local businesses to help local families get ready for back-to-school and all it takes f...

 2022-08-13 00:39 

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[ Billings ]

MontanaFair: highlighting youth in 4-H...

The MontanaFair isn't just about the rides and tasty food: many look forward to the 4-H events that happen throughout the entire week. Many youths in 4-H and Future Farmers of America (FFA) come to the fair to participate in shows all week. Friday was...

 2022-08-13 00:30 

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[ Billings ]

Chase Hawks Memorial Shoot great opportunity for young shooters...

The Chase Hawks Memorial shoot has been a summer staple since the Roods family put the first one on in 1996. Experts and beginners are welcome here. Teams are assembled by handicap and experience and handicapped by the first round. Every Team has a chance...

 2022-08-13 00:00 

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[ Billings ]

Billings Fire Fighters Boot Drive tremendous success...

Almost every driver at Central and 24th quickly stopped Friday to 'Fill the Boot' and raise some serious money for MDA. By the looks of such generosity in Billings, this year's fundraiser can certainly be considered a tremendous success. Cars ...

 2022-08-12 18:00 

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[ Billings ]

NWS Billings predicts monsoon storms over weekend...

The National Weather Service in Billings are predicting hot temps could reach the mid-90s Friday afternoon with possible monsoonal thunderstorms through Aug. 14. The storms could cause small creeks and streams to rise and water ponding on roads that could...

 2022-08-12 17:49 

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[ Billings ]

Billings man charged for downtown shooting...

26-year-old Erik Shalosky of Billings has been charged with assault with a deadly weapon, drug possession, and possession of stolen property. The shooting happened on August 11 in the 1200 block of Broadway when the unnamed victim was confronted by numero...

 2022-08-12 17:18 

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[ Billings ]

Hello, Montana - RiverStone Health, opioids and Narcan...

Molly Hale talks about Narcan, a nasal spray that can be used in the event of an opioid overdose. It is easy to administer, and training is available to show others how to use it on someone in an active overdose. With the rise of opioid overdoses and deat...

 2022-08-12 17:18 

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[ Billings ]

AG Knudsen helping Yellowstone County meet the MVD increase...

If you're on a long wait list for a spot at the Montana MVD, you're not alone. There has been such an incredible demand to support customers in Yellowstone County, that AG Knudsen is offering a six-day mobile licensing event during the Montana Fai...

 2022-08-12 17:15 

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[ Billings ]

Looking for weekend fun? Billings has you covered!...

Are you trying to figure out something fun to do this weekend? Don't worry; there is tons of fun happening all around Billings! The 106th MontanaFair starts Friday, which is always a fun experience for everyone! QR codes will be around the fair to red...

 2022-08-12 16:12 

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[ Billings ]

Sheriff's Dept. needs your help identifying theft suspects...

Yellowstone County detectives are asking for the public's help in looking for two men in a theft investigation. The sheriff's office posted for help on their Facebook page. Sergeant Gibbs is asking everyone to look at the pictures and contact him ...

 2022-08-12 13:17 

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[ Billings ]

First night of MontanaFair: thrills and excitement...

It's here! The big day the MontanaFair opens for all the fun including rides and the incredible vendors this year has to offer! You can still buy the MontanaFair ValuPass. I personally believe it's a good deal because it's transferable. If you...

 2022-08-12 12:00 

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[ Billings ]

Big Sky Shootout: small cars, big RC fun!...

The RC Street Outlaws of Billings are holding the 2nd annual Big Sky Shootout, presented by Denny Menholt CarMart 360! It's excitement, speed, and skill like no other competitive sport. This race is for some of the most expensive and well-built radio ...

 2022-08-11 21:49 

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[ Billings ]

Billings Fire asking public to avoid N. Broadway for possible electrical fire...

If you are in downtown Billings or planning on going through the heart of the city Thursday afternoon, Billings Fire is asking people to try and stay away from the area."Firefighters are responding to the 100 block of N Broadway downtown for a possibl...

 2022-08-11 20:44 

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[ Billings ]

Second confirmed case of Monkeypox in Montana...

As of August 11, two cases of monkeypox in Montana have been identified by the state public health lab and are awaiting confirmation testing by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). No cases have been reported in Yellowstone County. RiverS...

 2022-08-11 20:06 

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[ Billings ]

Billings Animal Shelter in crisis need of foster homes and donations...

The love of an animal can mean so much in families, for kids or anyone needing a companion friend. They are in need of you now! The Yellowstone Valley Animal Shelter is asking for immediate help to find foster homes and receive much needed donations right...

 2022-08-11 19:59 

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[ Billings ]

BPD arrest and charge Big Timber teen with casino armed robbery...

Billings Police have arrested a 19-year-old from the Big Timber area for the armed robbery at the Gold Dust Casino early Monday morning. BPD Street Crimes Unit arrested and charged Marshall Dammann, in connection with this armed robbery, BPD Lt. Lennick s...

 2022-08-11 15:26 

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[ Billings ]

How drought impacts Montana...

While much of the outer areas of Montana are not in a drought, several areas of the state are under various levels of abnormally dry to extreme drought. Five levels of drought exist, with the first (D0) being abnormally dry. Under these conditions, there ...

 2022-08-11 13:30 

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[ Billings ]

Hello, Montana - Montana Fair 2022...

The Montana Fair in Billings is almost here, which means people will enjoy rides, food, and tons of entertainment. Fan favorites like deep-fried snickers, the foot-long corn dog, and a new food booth: Opa Grill. Several fairground stages will have live mu...

 2022-08-11 12:00 

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[ Billings ]

Fire restrictions are NOW in effect; Try portable stoves and lanterns...

In honor of the Birthday Boy, Smokey The Bear, let's all give up open fires in the wilderness and use a lantern or portable stove instead. It's Smokey's 77th Bday, and he's hoping we will all pay attention to Montana's fire restriction...

 2022-08-10 22:14 

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[ Billings ]

MT DOJ cracking down on pot impaired drivers...

Since the passage of the voter approved initiative to legalize use of marijuana, DUID (Driving Under the Influence of a Drug) cases testing positive for marijuana, or its metabolites have increased by 17% and 119% since 2017, according to the Montana Depa...

 2022-08-10 20:37 

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[ Billings ]

Billings media comes together to cover MontanaFair 2022...

It was a fun and entertaining luncheon for the Montana media covering this year's MontanaFair. TV, Radio, and multiple print journalists, writers, producers, on-air anchors and reporters, and local lawmakers enjoyed hearing about the exciting MontanaF...

 2022-08-10 20:14 

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[ Billings ]

Operation School Supply: Helping students succeed...

The United Way of Yellowstone County (UWYC) hosts its annual collection drive, Operation School Supply, for Billings and Laurel Schools. According to the press release, the drive helps ensure students who need school supplies have access to them throughou...

 2022-08-10 19:28 

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[ Billings ]

Hello, Montana - Montana Fair 2022, entertainment...

Cody Reitz and Jamie Porter talk about all the amazing events and performances happening at the Montana Fair. Musical guests at the fair include Elle King, Switchfoot and Collective Soul, and hip-hop artist Nelly. There will also be Supercross Races, PRC ...

 2022-08-10 15:15 

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[ Billings ]

Basin Campground closed from high bear activity...

The Custer Gallatin National Forest announced Tuesday that the basin campground in the Beartooth Ranger District is closed for at least five days due to aggressive black bear activity. The Beartooth Ranger district said they believe three black bears are ...

 2022-08-10 13:30 

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[ Billings ]

Sit back & relax -- it's National Lazy Day...

In the modern, fast-paced world, it can feel next to impossible to kick back and relax. Fortunately, August 10 is the one day to do just that. National Lazy Day is the one day to stop thinking about work and enjoy a day of doing nothing. Be a couch potato...

 2022-08-10 12:00 

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[ Billings ]

'First Tee' builds kids & teens inner strength...

Teeing up to be the best you can in life!! That's what First Tee is all about and it's happening at West Creek Ranch. Being a kid these days, and becoming a teenager, has its challenges in our busy and sometimes chaotic lives. We're all trying...

 2022-08-09 20:36 

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[ Billings ]

New MRM Campus breaks ground Tues....

The Montana Rescue Mission (MRM) held a groundbreaking ceremony for their new unified campus location Tuesday morning. Guests gathered around as Executive Director for MRM, Reverend Matt Lundgren, welcomed everyone who came and talked about the benefits t...

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