Neighbors worried after drive by shooting hits wrong house
Billings Police responded to a drive by shooting around 8 p.m. Saturday evening located in the 1000s block on North 24th Street.
'A steady creep': Yellowstone County sees increase in COVID-19 cases
According to the CDC, Yellowstone County has a high rate of COVID-19 hospitalizations and cases among the country.
Stillwater County Sheriff's report for week of November 27
At 6:03 p.m., officers responded to a report of theft on Benedict Gulch Road in Park City. The caller reported that a bicycle, power sander, power buffer and bluetooth speaker had gone missing from their garage. The incident is under investigation.
Dave's Hot Chicken franchise opens its first store in Montana
BILLINGS, Mt: Amidst the closure of fast-food restaurants in town, the opening of the first Dave's Hot Chicken franchise in Billings on Saturday presents a delightful treat to Montanans. “I was originally introduced to it through my father, Bob Quinlan, and his partner. They both have franchises in Massachusetts, and...
10 Tiny Homes In Billings on Airbnb Are Adorable And Available!
When you think Tiny Home, you think of something that can be hitched onto a car and pulled just about anywhere... and planted down until you're ready to move on once more. Or, at least, that is what I think!. However, on Airbnb, they have a category specifically JUST for...
FWP: Laurel park to remain open after discovery of bird flu in wildlife
The nine Canada geese were found dead at Lions Family Park by the pond, located on West Railroad Street, and while the flu is communicable, at this time the park remains open.
Santa's Workshop is back again for the holiday season!
BILLINGS, Mt: Santa’s Workshop is stealing people’s hearts once again with its beautiful holiday lighting for Christmas this year. Casey Barnhart, the Owner of Santa's Workshop, who has been holding these lightings since 2015, said that he has always loved the magical feeling of Christmas lighting and wanted to keep that tradition alive for other kids in the community.
Griz fans in Billings come together to donate playoff game tickets
The University of Montana Grizzlies are set to host an FCS quarterfinal playoff game against Furman on Friday evening and fans in Billings are getting creative to make sure the game is packed.
Billings musician gives memory care patients chance to relive life through music
Tom Blankenship, a Navy veteran, former federal investigator for the FBI, and former Stillwater county sheriff, is adding another accolade to his wall of life acheivements.
Dept of Revenue Assessing Property Values in Montana Soon
Last week, Mark Wilson of the Breakfast Flakes on Cat Country 102.9 mentioned a small ad he saw in the Billings Gazette, notifying Billings of an upcoming visit by the Montana Department of Revenue to your property. The thing that caught MY eye is that, unless you specifically tell them,...
The First Time I Watched “Home Alone” in Billings in 1990
Now that we are getting into the Christmas movie season on TV, I started reminiscing on when I first watched Home Alone at the movie theatre in Billings, Montana. (Plus, Fox News radio had a great report about inflation and everything Kevin bought at the grocery store in 1990 compared to today)
Weekend Christmas events bring the holiday spirit to Laurel
Over the weekend of December 2-3, Laurel residents had a myriad of choices when it comes to getting into the holiday spirit. On Saturday, the Laurel fire Department escorted Mr. And Mrs. Clause through the city to ring in those visions of sugar plums. Mr. Clause was unfortunately prematurely called away from the tour to respond to an emergency, proving that Santa's work is never done.
Becoming an Outdoors Woman cross-country ski workshop scheduled for January 5 & 6
The following is a press release from Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks. Billings, Mont. – Becoming an Outdoors Woman (BOW), a program of Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks, is hosting a cross-country skiing workshop in Billings and Red Lodge. The workshop will be held over Jan. 5 and 6. Cross-country skiing is an excellent way to maintain physical activity during winter months in Montana.
Laurel wrestlers place second at Sidney meet
SIDNEY – Earning points in nine different weight classes, the Laurel wrestling team opened the 2023 season with a second-place finish at the rugged Sidney Invitational this past weekend. The Locomotives had three wrestlers compete in championship matches on Saturday, with Elijah Nose winning the 120-pound title. Nose was...
Hunting season wraps up with low deer harvest and hunter turnout in south-central Montana
BILLINGS – The sixth and final weekend of the general big game hunting season brought out the most hunters of the year in south-central Montana. However, hunter numbers and harvest of both deer species remained below long-term averages for the season. Over the final weekend of the hunting season,...
Moss Mansion Christmas Trees on display
Billings, Mont. - The annual Moss Mansion Christmas Tree display is back for the 2023 season. It is "a Classic Christmas" themed this year, and each of the 14 trees have been decorated by different local business and non-profits. After everyone has voted on their favorite tree, the decorators of...
Highly pathogenic avian influenza found in Canada geese at Laurel’s South Pond
Canada geese that were found dead at Laurel’s South Pond last week have tested positive for highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI). While the pond is still open for walking, Montana FWP posted signs warning visitors to stay away from the carcasses and to keep their pets away as well. Laurel Mayor Dave Waggoner said the city is working every day to pick up the dead geese at the pond, but some are embedded in the ice making it difficult and dangerous to get to them.
Experience a Broadway Christmas in Billings: An Evening of Festive Music and Dance
The Christmas on Broadway show is scheduled to premiere at the Alberta Bair Theater in Billings, MT, on December 16th, 2023 at 7:30pm. The performance features Broadway artists Nicolas Dromard and Desirée Davar, recognized for their skills in music, dance, and skits. They plan to present their talents in Billings, aiming to provide an enjoyable evening with a Christmas theme.
Billings homicide suspects charged, identified
BILLINGS, Mont. — The Billings Police Department announced the suspects of a Billings homicide in the 700 block of North 17th Street this November have been charged and identified. Myron Goesahead has been charged with two counts of deliberate homicide and one count of tampering with evidence. Jane Knowshisgun...
Easy Ways for Billings Residents to Settle Parking Tickets Online
The article explains how to pay a city-issued parking ticket online. It presents three payment methods: mail, cash, and credit/debit card. It also gives the required addresses and steps for each method.