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Lockwood school board earns 'Golden Gavel' for 25th straight year

The Lockwood school board earned its 25th consecutive Golden Gavel award from the Montana School Boards Association this month, an achievement…

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Man sentenced to 40 years prison for killing over supposed dog dispute

Man sentenced to 40 years prison for killing over supposed dog dispute

Just more than a year after Mahpevana-Hane Lorne Bearcomesout shot and killed another man on Billings’ North Side — in what police were told w…

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Billings woman accused of driving drunk with young son in SUV

A Billings woman was charged Thursday for drunken driving with her infant son in the vehicle.

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ZooMontana to offer discounted admission for veterans

ZooMontana to offer discounted admission for veterans

For five days in mid-November, ZooMontana will give military veterans, and the group that comes with them, discounted admission in honor of Ve…

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Day 2 of the homeless summit given to brainstorming what might work

Day 2 of the homeless summit given to brainstorming what might work

Attendees and organizers alike left day two of the Community Innovations Summit clamoring for more.

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Level 2 sex offender arrested for alleged probation violations

Level 2 sex offender arrested for alleged probation violations

A Level 2 sex offender convicted in 2007 for raping a 15-year-old girl was arrested recently after he allegedly violated multiple conditions o…

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Sheriff's sergeant resigns amid investigation into Deadwood incident

A Yellowstone County Sheriff’s sergeant on paid leave during an investigation into an assault charge in Deadwood, S.D., has resigned.

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Suspects in Lame Deer murder expected to plead guilty

Suspects in Lame Deer murder expected to plead guilty

A man and woman accused in the murder of a Lame Deer woman last year are expected to plead guilty to charges on Friday in U.S. District Court.

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Billings Home Center fundraiser near its goal

Billings Home Center fundraiser near its goal

This week’s celebration for the fledgling Billings Home Center has pushed fundraising to $92,700 — about $30,000 short of what’s needed to fun…

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Yellowstone County tax bills to hit the mail

Yellowstone County tax bills to hit the mail

Yellowstone County’s 2014 property tax bills will go in the mail Friday to more than 68,000 taxpayers.

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Morning break-in causes resident to flee

Morning break-in causes resident to flee

The Yellowstone County Sheriff's Office is investigating a Thursday morning incident in which a woman ran from her house on Highway 3 after fi…

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'You’re a fighter. And you’re strong': Pink belts help students fight cancer 1 kick at a time

'You’re a fighter. And you’re strong': Pink belts help students fight cancer 1 kick at a time

A monthlong self defense class aimed at fighting cancer as well as bad guys came to an end Wednesday night at Billings Chi-Tu Do.

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Windy and 50s on Thursday, 60s Friday and Saturday

Temperatures in the upper 50s are possible on Thursday, and Friday and Saturday highs be in the upper 60s, but a cold weather front off the Pa…

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Early morning fire destroys shed

Early morning fire destroys shed

A shed was destroyed in an early morning fire behind 131 Alderson Ave. on Thursday.

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Billings educators make pitch for 'teacher-leaders'

One by one, seven Billings teachers explained their ideas to administrators who had dropped by to listen.

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VA Montana erroneously releases patients' confidential information

VA Montana erroneously releases patients' confidential information

A Glendive veteran says his confidential medical diagnosis, birth date, address and Social Security information were compromised when the VA M…

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Little Bighorn battlefield seeks ideas on a new or expanded visitor center

Little Bighorn battlefield seeks ideas on a new or expanded visitor center

Officials at the Little Bighorn Battlefield National Monument are seeking ideas from the public to address what Superintendent Denice Swanke c…

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Spaghetti fundraiser will include appearance by Rogers

Spaghetti fundraiser will include appearance by Rogers

Friends of Rogers Ssembatya, who have been hoping to connect with him in person, will have an opportunity Nov. 6 at the seventh annual spaghet…

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Treatment helping to heal Ugandan youth's wounds

Treatment helping to heal Ugandan youth's wounds

Twelve days after Rogers Ssembatya was admitted to St. Vincent Healthcare, the Ugandan youth was sitting in a wheelchair with a smile on his face.

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RiverStone confirms 1st case of flu this season in Yellowstone County

RiverStone confirms 1st case of flu this season in Yellowstone County

The first confirmed case of the flu this season appeared Tuesday in Yellowstone County, according to a news release from RiverStone Health.

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