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Billings Gazette Gazette Picks

The best of The Billings Gazette, hand-picked by local editors.

Teacher fired for pregnancy sues Butte Catholic schools

Teacher fired for pregnancy sues Butte Catholic schools

BUTTE — A former teacher fired for being pregnant filed a lawsuit in Butte federal court Thursday against Butte Central Catholic Schools.

VA 'intimidates' decorated war veteran for being photographed on VA property

VA 'intimidates' decorated war veteran for being photographed on VA property

A man who helps disabled veterans with transportation to Montana’s VA facilities has been threatened with a $50 fine for appearing in a photo …

Great Old Broads hike with a purpose

Great Old Broads hike with a purpose

It was a little jarring at first when the group of tanned, dusty, “women of a certain age” cheerfully referred to themselves as “broads” as th…

Football season preview: Billings Skyview Falcons

Football season preview: Billings Skyview Falcons

Billings Skyview seniors Taylor Trollope, Kyle Reitler and Riley Barta preview the Falcons' 2014 football season, emphasizing their high expec…

$3,000 worth of tools stolen from Habitat for Humanity

$3,000 worth of tools stolen from Habitat for Humanity

Habitat for Humanity construction supervisor Steve Coldiron had just left Metra Park on Tuesday — where he was showcasing a house the organiza…

Second investigation launched into Lame Deer schools superintendent

Second investigation launched into Lame Deer schools superintendent

The Lame Deer school board is investigating a bullying complaint against superintendent Bill Parker.

Up close and personal: UM student experiences Israeli, Palestinian conflict firsthand

Up close and personal: UM student experiences Israeli, Palestinian conflict firsthand

COLUMBUS — When Mikaela Koski traveled to Jerusalem in June, she never expected that she’d return home a month later knowing how to tell the d…

Wild Horse Island: Injured girl was feeding fruit to wild horse

Wild Horse Island: Injured girl was feeding fruit to wild horse

POLSON — A young girl injured by a wild horse at Wild Horse Island State Park on Sunday was treated and released at a Polson hospital.

Gazette opinion: Daines crossed the line in mailers

Gazette opinion: Daines crossed the line in mailers

Let's rewind for just a moment: Several weeks ago Montanans were outraged to learn Sen. John Walsh had presented work for a paper at the War C…

Scheels sneak peek

Scheels sneak peek

Invited guests get a chance to see the nearly-complete Scheels store in Shiloh Crossing, and get some of the first rides on the store's Ferris wheel.