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Gazette opinion: VA Montana needs to reach out further

Gazette opinion: VA Montana needs to reach out further

Three dozen Montana veterans spent a couple of hours in Helena last week voicing health care concerns to Johnny Ginnity, acting director of th…

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Gazette opinion: Now’s the time to maximize voting options

Gazette opinion: Now’s the time to maximize voting options

Are you registered to vote?

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Gazette opinion: Another chapter in Billings Public Library delays

The south side of the new Billings Public Library appeared last week as the skeleton of the old library disappeared.

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Gazette opinion: The voting rights threat on November ballots

Gazette opinion: The voting rights threat on November ballots

In the November 2012 election, 329 Yellowstone County residents who had moved since they last registered to vote were able to cast ballots tha…

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Gravesite defaced. Vandals armed with fluorescent orange spray paint marked up the rim top grave of Luther “Yellowstone” Kelly, a U.S. Army s…

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Gazette opinion: New threats from Mideast 13 years after 9/11

Gazette opinion: New threats from Mideast 13 years after 9/11

Flags flew at half-staff Thursday across Montana and throughout the nation in memory of the innocent people who died on Sept. 11, 2001, in New…

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Gazette opinion: Changing the culture of money in politics

Congress has returned to Washington after five weeks of vacation to squander their few fall “work” days with political posturing and a “must-p…

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Gazette opinion: Preventable deaths on Montana highways

Near the bottom left corner of page C2, Sunday’s Billings Gazette briefly reported a preventable death.

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Gazette opinion: Don’t keep disabled Montanans waiting any longer

Montana falls short in serving its disabled residents, compared with other states.

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Gazette opinion: Montana must overcome the meth profiteers

Gazette opinion: Montana must overcome the meth profiteers

Let’s do the math on meth trafficking.

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Gazette opinion: Common misconceptions about the ‘Core’

Gazette opinion: Common misconceptions about the ‘Core’

Teachers' unions have protested it. Republicans have condemned it. U.S. businesses helped initiate it and President Obama endorsed it.

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Gazette opinion: Americans’ inheritance cannot be given away

Gazette opinion: Americans’ inheritance cannot be given away

The public lands of the United States belong to every citizen, a fact that has never deterred efforts to convert the public domain to private profit.

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Gazette opinion: Pay attention to school redistricting

Gazette opinion: Pay attention to school redistricting

Twenty-six volunteers are starting a school assignment that Billings hasn’t completed in decades. This team of volunteers, carefully selected …

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Gazette opinion: Public investment paves way for Shiloh businesses

Gazette opinion: Public investment paves way for Shiloh businesses

It’s no accident that Shiloh Road leads to Billings’ newest retail development.

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Gazette opinion: Let’s stick together to protect Montana’s last best wildlands

Gazette opinion: Let’s stick together to protect Montana’s last best wildlands

Most Montanans are too young to remember when spectacular Montana land last was protected as wilderness. That event was in 1972. A true grass …

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Gazette opinion: How will Montana replace retiring workers?

Montana has much to celebrate on Labor Day 2014. The state's jobless rate is 4.6 percent, enviably low as many other states struggle to regain…

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Gazette opinion: Montana children deserve primary protection

Gazette opinion: Montana children deserve primary protection

Around 29.7 million people are traveling America’s roads this holiday weekend, according to AAA projections. National Highway Traffic Safety A…

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Weekend vandals. Billings police received 28 reports of windows broken out of cars, homes and businesses Aug. 22-24. Vandals threw rocks, and…

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Gazette opinion: A taxing decision for Billings voters

Gazette opinion: A taxing decision for Billings voters

City finance director Pat Weber gave Billings good news Monday when he recommended a 2014 total property tax levy that is 10.58 mills less tha…

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