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A 30-year-old man was killed in a motorcycle crash late Friday night.  
Bridger Franklin Boyd, a 34-year old Big Horn County resident, was arrested Tuesday in Billings by the U.S. Marshal’s Violent Offender Task Force on recently filed felony charges in connection with the June 18, 2018 death of a 5-year-old girl. 
With the unusually rainy season we've had, it feels like a lot of mosquitoes are already out looking for blood. But they aren't the only bugs you have to be on the lookout for. 
A Park County resident is dead following a crash just south of Big Timber. 
Stillwater County has identified the man who fell off of Yellowstone Bridge just north of Reed Point as 20-year-old Brandon Fitch of Columbus. 
Gene Erickson says when he first bought his house in November of 2017, it was everything he wanted. But when water began seeping into the basement in late May, everything changed. 
Billings Public Schools' summer lunch program offers meals for free to anyone under the age of 18.
The Columbus Fire Rescue posted on their Facebook page they were called to Reed Point Saturday morning for a report of a man who jumped off the Yellowstone Bridge and into the Yellowstone River.
With all the high water we've had so far this year, Fish Wildlife and Park's Bob Gibson says fishing in the next few months will be phenomenal. When the water levels drop, the rivers will be filled with fish. 
One of the items up for public comment at City Council tomorrow is the May Monthly Report from the Public Works Department. The report addresses flooding which has affected several areas in the city in the last few weeks. 
This year's Food Truck Battle on the Yellowstone is the first of what Rene Critelli says she hopes will become an annual event hosted by the Breakfast Exchange Club of Billings. The food truck competition is raising funds for Veterans Affairs Supportive Housing, otherwise known as V.A.S.H. 
If you've thought about picking up running, has it ever crossed your mind about the shoes you should buy?  Is it okay to just head to a department store and pick out your size?
Riley Miano is an 11-year-old girl who has Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, more commonly known as A.D.H.D. She also suffers from heightened anxiety.  Riley and her parents, Stacie and Jacob, have been raising funds for the last four months to bring a special service dog into their lives. 
A newly remodeled spray park located in South Park has just opened to the public.
On a rainy day like today, it may not feel like it, but fire season is close at hand. Most fire departments are doing everything they can to prevent wildfires.
According to the Billings Police Department, a pickup versus bicycle crash left one person with head injuries.
Instacart, a retail delivery service, will launch in Billings and other areas in the state at the end of the month.
Police and fire crews responded to reports of a man on the Rims who fell about 100 feet in an area just west of the airport.
The Heart and Sole Run is just around the corner. One man who will be there has many reasons why he will be participating and they are all walking with him.
Chief Bill Rash was working as the assistant fire chief last year when the Rims were not closed off. This year, however, they will be closed.
The Billings Fire Department had a lot on their plate Wednesday with multiple fires igniting throughout the city, leaving the department strained on resources. Multiple fires broke out throughout the day Wednesday, four of them were caused by arson.
ZooMontana announced the passing of one its baby otters Thursday.
The Custer County Sheriff's Office identifies Morgan Pett as the former Miles City teacher arrested and charged with multiple counts of sexual intercourse without consent. The victim in this case, is just 15 years old.
Despite being legally blind, Shannon Payne hasn't found anything that's been able to slow her down.
A former Custer County High School teacher is charged with multiple felony counts of "Sexual Intercourse Without Consent" involving a 15-year-old