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Montana Gov Gianforte sets aside $2 Million for flood damage

Today, Governor Greg Gianforte announced his office will dedicate up to $2 Million for flood emergency in Montana, and expedited a grant application for $1.2 Million toward damaged irrigation. Governor Gianforte approved these recommendations from the Infrastructure Advisory Commission. Gianforte said:. As we recover and rebuild, it’s critical we get...

The BEST Food Trucks in Billings

As a contender for the number 1 spot of "Food Lover" at TSM Billings, I'd say I know my way around the Billings foodie scene. Burgers, Sushi, Steak, Soup, Salads, Gyros, Subs, Pizza... you name it, I know a kickin' spot for lunch or dinner!. One thing I looked forward...

Kip Moore Announces 2022 Fire on Wheels Tour

Kip Moore has added 21 tour dates to his 2022 calendar. The Fire on Wheels Tour will begin Sept. 8 in Utah and stretch across the country before it ends on Nov. 12 in Cleveland. The Fire on Wheels Tour gets its name from Moore's new single, "Fire on Wheels."...

Supreme Court Overturns Roe v. Wade

In a landmark decision on Friday, the U.S. Supreme Court is overturning Roe v. Wade, the decades-old ruling which legalized abortion nationwide. The decision came while the high court was considering a case out of Mississippi where the state attempted to ban abortion after 15 weeks. Conservative Justice Samuel Alito...

The King Stopped in Montana Only One Time. His Visit was Short.

Elvis was slightly before my time. He died when I was 3. My parent's generation obviously has a more significant connection to the King of Rock n' Roll than I. And while I wouldn't consider myself a passionate Presley fan, how can you not like Elvis? Blue Suede Shoes, Hound Dog, Viva Las Vegas, In the Ghetto... the list goes on. The guy was a hip-shaking hit machine and his music remains popular, 50 years later.

What is the Most Famous Brand That Started in Montana?

Unlike other states like California, Montana doesn't have a whole lot of nationwide companies that started here. Probably the biggest one is Kampgrounds of America (KOA) which is headquartered in Billings. But, what's the most recognizable, and the one that best represents Big Sky Country? One man may have a good answer to that question.

You Won’t Believe What Canada Has Come Up With Now!

This week, French's Ketchup debuted the "Frenchsicle", a limited-edition KETCHUP-flavored popsicle! Now... I may sound excited, but TRUST ME, I am not. Holding everything back right now. WHY, French's, WHY. Apparently after a survey was commissioned by French's, 79 percent of Canadians say they like or love ketchup. And, 78...

Golf Legend Sir Nick Faldo Moving to Montana Full Time

Golf legend Sir Nick Faldo is hanging up the TV broadcast headset and relocating his family back to Montana full time. Faldo shared the news via Twitter earlier this week. In his official Pinnacle Sports and Entertainment statement, Faldo said he, his wife Lindsay, and their three Weimaraners "have relocated to the wondrous, welcoming, and magnificent state of Montana." He added:

Fromberg Needs Your Help

With all the flooding coverage over the last week and a half, we've covered Red Lodge quite a bit. Along with a few other communities. One community I want to shine our radio spotlight on today is Fromberg. About Fromberg. With a population of just 392 from the 2020 census,...

Billings Fire Dept Assists Stranded Hiker at Zimmerman Park

A hiker had a scary incident on Tuesday (6/21) in a Yellowstone County park, according to a social media post from the Billings Fire Department. At 5:38 pm Tuesday evening, firefighters from the BFD were dispatched to Zimmerman Park to "assist a stranded hiker," but at the time of the post on Twitter, there was no other information about the rescue.