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The subject that garnered the most attention at the meeting, wasn't even on the official agenda, but sparked passionate debate among residents.
The city of Billings will soon see a new city administrator. But before that can happen, the committee must first agree on a contract.
The magic city hit near record temps this thanksgiving... And it seems Christmas might be the same story.  Although it's still very early in the winter season, the mild temps have some Montanans worried. 
If you're looking to do something to feel a little festive in the Magic City, one Billings business who's musical Christmas display won't disappoint.
The Montana Fish and Wildlife Commission approved the special hunt for chronic wasting disease on Thursday.
BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) - A creek that flows into the northeastern corner of Yellowstone National Park is set to be removed from a list of impaired waterways next year.    
Following the unexpected loss of her son, Susan Kautz and other family members partnered with Blankets and Bears to commemorate the life of Kurt Kautz.   ..
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) - Even as it clashes with American Indians over reductions to national monuments in the Southwest, the Trump administration is engaging with a Montana tribe over the creation of a new monument next to its reservation. 
Zoolights had it's opening night on December 8th from 6-9 pm.  Zoolights is the only drive through lights attraction in the area giving guests a chance to ride on the wild side. This year they added carriage rides to ride on the wild side as well.  If you missed out on opening night there is no need to worry, you still have plenty of time.  You can check out Zoolights on the 9th, 15th, 16th, 20-24th, 26th, and 27th from 6-9 pm.  Admission is 10 dollars pe...
Five lives were saved from one man's decision to be an organ donor. David Jorgenson died after a motorcycle accident on the Beartooth Highway in the summer of 2006. This past summer, David's family met Steven Arbagast. The recipient of David's heart. "My first question to him was, 'were you this nice before you got Dave's heart?'" said David's sister-in-law Julie Jorgenson. "And he just smiled and said ask my wife. And she said yes he was." Julie said Steven b...
Following a significant wildfire season in Montana, the Red Lodge community says they are proud to help.
The new VA Clinic in Cody opened this week.  It will not only serve 13-hundred veterans in the area but will connect them with services in Sheridan.
Montana Fish, Wildlife, and Parks has outlined the parameters for a special hunt to help determine prevalence and distribution of chronic wasting disease within the hunt area.
BUTTE, Mont. (AP) - Family members say the man who died after being struck by a vehicle in Montana was a former basketball and football coach at Butte High School. 
The fall semester is winding down at most colleges, but the end of the year for a lot of students mean late night study sessions and cramming for final exams.  
The holiday season sometimes brings out the worst behavior in children. So what do you do to help? Well, some parents turn to using the popular Elf on the Shelf. Is your elf more of a hassle than it's worth though? If you're a parent you most likely know of Elf on the Shelf. You adopt the elf, it comes into your home, watches your child's behavior and then reports it all back to Santa. But does this toy cause some unnecessary stress during the holiday season? You've probabl...
76 years ago December 7th, 1941, a date that will live in infamy. It's the day Pearl Harbor was attacked and residents gathered at Yellowstone National Cemetery in remembrance. The Pearl Harbor remembrance ceremony has been held at Yellowstone National Cemetery for years giving veterans a chance to remember their brothers. Flags are flown at half-staff to honor those that fell that day. A wreath was placed on the grounds by World War 2 veteran Max Long. Long said Pearl Harbo...
A Busby man was found guilty of first-degree murder aiding and abetting in federal court Thursday. 
A high-speed chase ended in a shootout with police officers Thursday. 
The ACLU of Montana and partner groups issued a joint statement today pertaining to a federal filing about an immigration case originating out of Gallatin county.
Do you have any blankets you're not using anymore? Well, Mattress King wants to take them off your hands during their Share the Warmth Blanket Drive. So far they have collected 150 blankets for the needy. The drive goes throughout the winter and Mattress King is donating the blankets to several different charities throughout the Billings area as they're dropped off. You can drop off blankets at the Mattress King on 17th and Grand or 24th and King Avenue West during business hou...
The ACLU of Montana and partner groups issued a joint statement Wednesday pertaining to a federal filing, Monday, regarding an immigration case originating out of Gallatin County.
Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks will hold a public meeting in Joliet Thursday, Dec. 14, 2017, to talk about chronic wasting disease, or CWD, and a special deer hunt this winter. 
 "It's a change for the better."That's what Avril Schneider is saying after her son enrolled in the youth employment training program at the HDRC.
"I can work with you if you believe what I believe but I can also work with you if you don't believe what I believe," Halle Keltner, a Montana resident said.