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In the Yellowstone Valley, a Beet Farmer With an Artist's Soul

Carrie La Seur | Posted 09.03.2014 | Arts
Carrie La Seur

It has microbreweries, artists, a cowboy hat-fixing genius, solar-powered lofts, and huge summer street events, along with homeless people, addicts, and the occasional break-in or fatal stabbing in an alley.

The Captain and the Scout: Montanans Add Authenticity to Oscar-Nominated Nebraska

Brian DAmbrosio | Posted 04.07.2014 | Entertainment
Brian DAmbrosio

Academy Award winning director Alexander Payne was looking for authenticity when he brought his crew to Billings and Laurel for a week in November 2012 to film parts of "Nebraska."

Notes Toward a Philosophy of Breakfast

W. Scott Olsen | Posted 01.25.2014 | Taste
W. Scott Olsen

I had an appointment with a guy named Earl. We had met the day before, at the aerial tanker base on top of the ridge in Billings, Montana. Earl was ...

Popcorn Preview: Nebraska

Leslie Sisman | Posted 01.25.2014 | Entertainment
Leslie Sisman

Film: Nebraska (2013) Cast includes: Bruce Dern (Monster, Django Unchained), Will Forte (MacGruber), June Squibb (About Schmidt), Bob Odenkirk (Breaki...

Doctors and Nurses Charged In $429 Million Fake Billing Scheme

AP | PETE YOST | Posted 10.05.2012 | Money

WASHINGTON -- A federal strike force has charged 91 people, including doctors and nurses, in seven cities with Medicare fraud schemes involving $429 m...

Erma Klatt, 84, Has Been Volunteering For Decades

Posted 05.29.2012 | Good News

Most of her students simply know Erma Klatt as "grandma." Eighty-four-year-old Klatt has spent her life volunteering. She is currently a volunteer ...

Kidnapped Teacher Was Choked And Buried In Random, Crack-Fueled Abduction: Affidavit

AP | By MATTHEW BROWN | Posted 02.18.2012 | Crime

BILLINGS, Mont. -- Prosecutors are disclosing the first details of what they believe happened to a Montana School teacher who was allegedly choked to ...

ExxonMobil Cleans Up 4 Sites Affected By Yellowstone Oil Spill

AP | MATTHEW BROWN | Posted 09.21.2011 | Green

BILLINGS, Mont. — Exxon Mobil Corp. will have to bring in more people to mop up oil from a broken pipeline beneath the Yellowstone River as rece...

Exxon Pipeline Leaks Oil Into Yellowstone River (VIDEO)

Posted 09.04.2011 | Green

Emergency clean-up crews are working hard after an ExxonMobil pipeline ruptured over the weekend, spilling more than 1,000 barrels into Montana's Yell...

Yellowstone Oil Spill Prompts Evacuations

Posted 09.01.2011 | Green

Matthew Brown, Associated Press LAUREL, Mont. — Hundreds of barrels of crude oil spilled into Montana's Yellowstone River after an ExxonMobil pip...

A Holiday Story Of Community Solidarity Revisited: Mont. Townsfolk Unite Against Anti-Semitism

Patrick Sauer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Patrick Sauer

For one holiday season, Billings was the most amazing place on Earth.

Montana Medical Marijuana Storefronts Vandalized, Attacked Ahead Of Moratorium Vote

AP | By MATT VOLZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

HELENA, Mont. -- Someone threw a Molotov cocktail through the window of a Billings medical marijuana business early Monday and "NOT IN OUR TOWN" was s...

Billings Medical Marijuana Dispensaries FIREBOMBED, Vandalized

AP | MATT VOLZ | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver

HELENA, Mont. — Someone threw a Molotov cocktail through the window of a Billings medical marijuana business early Monday and spray-painted "NOT IN ...

Department Of Interior Employee Caught Embezzling 50,000 Wolves

The Onion | The Onion | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home
Read More: Billings, Home News

BILLINGS, MT—In what is being called the largest wildlife embezzlement scheme in more than 40 years, Department of Interior employee Stephen......

1 Dead, Scores Injured In Wyoming Bus Crash

CBS4Denver | CBS 4 Denver | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

A bus driver was killed and about 40 passengers injured Saturday morning when the bus crashed into an overturned tractor-trailer blocking Inter...

Byrd And Melanie Billings Murder:

AP | MELISSA NELSON | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

PENSACOLA, Fla. — Byrd and Melanie Billings had a growing brood of adopted children with autism, Down syndrome and other disabilities, and took ...