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The MontanaFair is bringing in some big acts between August 10th and the 18th.
While many people working rodeos have been around them for so long, they still have to understand how bulls are brought into the arena.
The Chief Joseph Highway continued to slide Friday, but the road remains open.  That’s the word from Wyoming Department of Transportation spokesman Cody Beers.
Charging documents state that Joel Wesley Speiser clipped a school bus while trying to elude police Thursday.
Liquidation for a big department store chain is underway. 
The victim told police she was able to escape out a back door which she barricaded. The woman claimed she had found an air rifle and was prepared to shoot the suspect to protect herself.   
Collins is wanted for by the Montana Violent Offender Task Force on a felony warrant for a probation violation based on a conviction for Assault with a Weapon. 
A Montana woman who was saved from a vehicle that was nearly submerged by floodwaters is calling her rescuer's heroics a miracle.
The Federal Bureau of Investigation is asking for the public's help in their search for 27-year-old Melissa Shurtliff and 34-year-old Jamie Milsten. 
Bret Michaels is a multiplatinum global superstar who has turned his passion for music into a multi-faceted brand that encompasses record breaking touring sales, Reality TV stardom, legendary songs that have sold over 32 million records, product endorsements as well as being a devoted philanthropist, all supported and followed by three generations of loyal fans.
The Billings Logan International Airport will be conducting live fire training next week.
Ofc. Earl Campbell with the Billings Police Department was the speaker for the presentation. He told KULR-8 that when it comes to internet safety, his job is to go online and find ways to keep children safe.


WSJ Business

U.S. aviation regulators in the wake of this week’s fatal Southwest Airlines accident imposed emergency inspection requirements for jet engines that power many Boeing 737 jetliners around the world.
GE reported a quarterly loss on a $1.5 billion charge related to a subprime mortgage business it once owned, but executives said they were making progress on their efforts to turn around its industrial businesses.
The U.S. Justice Department is investigating whether U.S. wireless carriers and an industry trade group teamed up to make it harder for cellphone subscribers to switch providers.
Walmart Inc. paid its median worker $19,177 last year, while Chief Executive Doug McMillon earned $22.8 million, according to a securities filing.

Montana News

Military News

Honorably discharged veterans of all eras can now apply for a new veterans ID card, officials with the VA said.
The cost of having a baby will likely not change in 2018 for most active-duty Tricare Standard and Guard and Reserve users.
Brig. Gen. Jeannie Leavitt relieved Lt. Col. Jason Heard of overseeing the U.S. Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron.
Soldiers from the 101st Airborne Division (Air Assault) at Fort Campbell, Kentucky began receiving the new XM17 MHS on Monday.

Ag News

Cash fed cattle prices rallied $2 to $4 per cwt.
AgriTalk After The Bell Host Chip Flory talks with Mike North of Commodity Risk Management Group. Newsman Davis Michaelsen keeps you up to date on markets!​
It's a Friday Free for All! Jim Wiesemeyer, Shaun Haney, and Pam Johnson join host Chip Flory on today's AgriTalk.
The company notched commitments totaling 20 million metric tons of greenhouse gas reductions in 2017, and leaders say they plan to amplify that progress in the months ahead.
During the past month robotics and other dairy precision technologies have been making headlines across the country, and even globally.