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Have You Heard: Beef O'Brady's seeking new franchise owner; Starbucks open on Grand

Have You Heard: Beef O'Brady's seeking new franchise owner; Starbucks open on Grand

Wanna own a sports-pub franchise in Billings? Beef O’Brady’s is taking applications.

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Westpark Village, a senior living community in Billings managed by The Goodman Group, has received the 2014 Excellence in Action award for the…

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Engineering firm rides Bakken wave to downtown Billings expansion

Engineering firm rides Bakken wave to downtown Billings expansion

Just two years ago, Anvil Corp. was a sleepy little engineering firm on the Billings West End that focused on design for the oil and gas indus…

September 21, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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New sugar beet harvester has wow factor

New sugar beet harvester has wow factor

HARDIN — On his second lap around his sugar beet field south of the Crow cutoff, Brett Nedens looked up from his harvester’s controls and real…

September 19, 2014 6:00 am Video Photos

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Futurist urges Chamber to be open to learning from young workers

Futurist urges Chamber to be open to learning from young workers

Starting at the bottom and clawing your way to the top of the corporate ladder worked for baby boomers and their parents.

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Construction industry works to recruit women

Janice Moreno graduated from college with a degree in English literature, but never landed a job paying more than $12 an hour. Now, at 36, she…

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U.S. senator to ask Congress to suspend coal sales

U.S. senator to ask Congress to suspend coal sales

A U.S. senator said Tuesday he will ask fellow lawmakers to halt coal sales on federal lands in the West after a senior Obama administration o…

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Beef 'O' Brady's closed for remodel

Beef 'O' Brady's closed for remodel

The Beef ‘O’Brady’s sports pub has closed a little more than a year after it opened at 1223 Grand Ave. in Billings.

September 16, 2014 12:05 pm Photos

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North Dakota accuses 2 businesses in Bakken area of running lodging buildings without certifications

BISMARCK, N.D. — Two McKenzie County businesses have been charged in Northwest District Court with Class B misdemeanor operating without a license.

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From bumper to bummer: Barley, wheat harvests delayed

From bumper to bummer: Barley, wheat harvests delayed

BISMARCK — A late planting and a harvest held up by wet weather have increased the chance for disease and a reduced-quality small grains crop.

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Report: Snowmobilers big contributors to Montana's winter economy

Report: Snowmobilers big contributors to Montana's winter economy

MISSOULA — A recent report by the Bureau of Business and Economic Research at the University of Montana indicates that about 8 percent of the …

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Billings Open Studio offers boost for downtown, local photographers

Billings Open Studio offers boost for downtown, local photographers

Ted Kim sees his newest business venture as a way to help revitalize downtown Billings. And, in doing so he’s helping local photographers buil…

September 14, 2014 12:15 am Photos

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The BNSF Railway Veterans Association will hold its 43rd annual convention Sept. 19-21 at Crowne Plaza in Billings. Many activities are planne…

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Have You Heard: Revamped Granary opens under new name

Have You Heard: Revamped Granary opens under new name

The former Granary restaurant reopened Monday in Billings with a revamped menu, a casual taproom for beer lovers and a new banner.

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Daily N.D. oil production hits record 1.1M barrels

WILLISTON, N.D. — The latest figures available show North Dakota's daily oil production reached more than 1.1 million barrels in July, a recor…

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Groups sue over Bakken crude oil shipments in older rail cars

Groups sue over Bakken crude oil shipments in older rail cars

SEATTLE — Environmental groups sued the U.S. Department of Transportation on Thursday over the shipment of volatile crude oil in older railroa…

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Montana Monster Munchies in Bozeman is hiring

BOZEMAN — A Bozeman company that makes gluten-free oatmeal cookies has a three-month contract to ramp up production and is hiring 42 people to…

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Construction begins on Chipotle restaurant at West Park Promenade

Construction begins on Chipotle restaurant at West Park Promenade

Chipotle Mexican Grill, a fast-casual eatery, is building its first Montana restaurant at West Park Promenade in Billings.

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Tongue River Railroad told to turn over documents

Tongue River Railroad told to turn over documents

Sponsors of a proposed railroad that would open Montana’s huge coal reserves to new mining must turn over documents about the project’s econom…

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CHS’s Laurel refinery plans $406 million upgrade

CHS’s Laurel refinery plans $406 million upgrade

CHS Inc. recently announced a $406 million upgrade for its oil refinery in Laurel to boost diesel production and efficiency.

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