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Best downtown patios in Billings

Summer is the perfect time to check out all the outdoor patios in downtown Billings bars and restaurants. The Downtown Billings Alliance lists all the best outdoor patios to try downtown. Here is a preview of some great outdoor areas to see when the weather starts to warm up. The...
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Summer events at ZooMontana

Montana’s only zoo does not only specializes in animals: ZooMontana also hosts lots of events over the summer. Come make a trip out and see all the exciting events at Zoomontana this summer!. The month of June starts off strong with St. Vincent Healthcare’s seventh annual Kids Fun day...

State A softball: Billings Central, Frenchtown advance to undefeated final

HAMILTON — The semifinals of the State A softball tournament wrapped up on Friday in Hamilton. Frenchtown and Billings Central both advanced with wins and will meet on Saturday in the undefeated final. For full pairings from the State A tournament, click here. Billings Central 7, Columbia Falls 1.

Judge orders US to decide if wolverines need protection

BILLINGS, Mont. — A federal judge has given U.S. wildlife officials 18 months to decide if wolverines should be protected under the Endangered Species Act, following years of dispute over how much risk climate change and other threats pose to the rare and elusive predators. The order from U.S....

Hello, Montana – Rimrock Foundation, downtown campus

Hello Montana welcomes Melanie Schwarz from the Rimrock Foundation. Melanie talks about their new campus being built near downtown Billings. The center will provide addiction treatment and mental health services. On top of addiction treatment, the Rimrock Foundation also offers mental health services for all ages and mental health ranges.

Despite gas prices, Americans plan on Memorial Day celebrations

Gas prices per gallon in Billings, ahead of the Memorial Day weekend, remain around $4.24 per gallon. With record-high fuel prices, 58% of Americans still say they plan to drive this summer. Memorial Day is expected to be the most popular travel weekend followed by Independence Day and Labor Day, due to days off available through the workplace.

Class AA-A Track: State records set, gold medals claimed on Day 1

BUTTE, Mont. -- Personal bests, close competitions, and state records highlighted an exciting Friday for the Class AA and Class A state track and field meet at Butte's Bulldog Memorial Stadium/Charlie Merrifield Track. Below are a few of the day's gold medalists:. Class AA Boys' 400-Meter Relay: Sentinel (41.89) Class...

Montana Tech's Richtman, Rocky's Little Light win NAIA national championships

GULF SHORES, Ala. — Two Frontier Conference standouts won NAIA national championships at the NAIA Women’s Outdoor Track & Field Championship in Alabama. Richtman won the 10,000 meter run on Thursday, clinching her fourth national championship as an Oredigger. On Friday she finished in second in the 5000 meters and 3000 meter steeplechase.

Rocky's Sydney Little Light runs to 1,500 national title

BILLINGS — Victory, even when exhausted, is sweet. Sydney Little Light battled the heat and the other competitors to achieve that winning feeling. And now, she’s believed to be the first individual national track and field champion in the history of Rocky Mountain College. The Rocky standout ran...

State AA track: Jaeden Wolff, Odessa Zentz highlight record-setting day as Helena High girls, Gallatin boys lead team races

BUTTE — The Class AA state track and field meet opened with a bang on Friday and didn't let up on what was a historic day. In the first running event of the day, the 400-meter relay, the Billings West girls set a new all-class state record as the team of Jaeden Wolff, Hailey Coey, Kaitlin Grossman and Taylee Chirrick won their second consecutive Class AA title with a time of 47.55.

State A softball: Frenchtown, Billings Central to meet in undefeated final; Columbia Falls, Polson stay alive

HAMILTON — Frenchtown and Billings Central won’t be able to play to a stalemate this time around. Someone will have to win when the Broncs and Rams square off in the undefeated final of the State A softball tournament at 9 a.m. Saturday. The teams had played to a 4-4 time earlier this month in a time-restricted game at the Laverne Combo Softball Invitational in Butte.

Man charged with homicide in shooting death of woman in south Billings

BILLINGS - A 57-year-old Billings man has been charged with deliberate homicide in the shooting death of a woman in a south Billings residence on May 14. David Rodas Sr. made his first appearance in Yellowstone County Justice Court on Monday, where he was remanded by Judge David Carter into Yellowstone County jail on a $500,000 bond, according to Sheriff Mike Linder.