Billings News

Convention Center Competition
The Gazette reports One Big Sky Center may have some competition. Billings is actively shopping for a new, full-scale convention center that will attract businesses, regional and national groups to the city.
The Hammes Group, which has been lobbying the city for nearly a year with plans for One Big S…
Billings Wedding Fair
On Sunday, the Billings Wedding Fair happened at the Radisson Hotel Montana Convention Center. Future brides and grooms packed the room for the fashion show. The Wedding Fair 2018 is touted as the biggest and longest running show in the region, with a chance to see the latest wedding ideas and local…
Toddler Mauled by Dog at Daycare
The Gazette reports that a Billings mother, got a call at noon Tuesday that her 3-year-old daughter, Naomi, had been attacked by a dog and was in an ambulance on the way to Billings Clinic.
The child had been at the home of her grandmother, Michelle Repeta, who runs Precious Time Daycare at 1512 St..…
Billings Woman Charged After Taco Bell Blackout
The Gazette reports that a 30-year-old Billings woman was found passed out behind the wheel in a Taco Bell drive-thru this weekend, according to charging documents.
Kelly Joanne Conley appeared on a felony drug possession charge on Tuesday in Yellowstone County Justice Court...
Mayor, Councilors to be Sworn Today
The Gazette reports that Tuesday’s Billings City Council work session will begin with the swearing in of Mayor-elect Bill Cole and three new council members — Denise Joy, Frank Ewalt and Penny Ronning.
The work session, held a day later than normal due to the New Year&CloseCurly…
Hanel Bids Farewell
Two-term Billings Mayor Tom Hanel and his wife, Robin, bid farewell and thank you to about 150 friends and family at the Northern Hotel on Thursday evening, and the half-dozen people or so chosen to speak thanked Hanel for his leadership and dedication...
Accidents on I-90
Q2 reports that one man is dead following a two-vehicle collision on Interstate 90 near the Lockwood exit on Thursday night. Montana Highway Patrol said a Ford pickup truck was merging onto the interstate shortly after 5 p.m. when it spun into the path of a semi truck and trailer...
MSC Reviewing Statute in Rape Case
Q2 reports that the Montana Supreme Court is reviewing whether charges against a man accused of raping a Billings girl in 1987 were filed outside the statute of limitations. The trial of 57-year-old Ronald Tipton was scheduled to begin in early December, but the case is on hold as the state&CloseCur…
Winter Storm Watch, Possible Warning for Billings
According to the National Weather Service in Billings, projected forecasts as of Wednesday night showed the possibility of more than 14 inches of snow from a weather system expected to settle over Billings beginning today. NWS meteorologist Julie Arthur said “Some people are saying a foot to …
Accused Pimp Faces Additional Charges
Q2 reports that the 35-year-old man accused of operating a prostitution ring involving minors is now facing additional charges related to promoting prostitution in Billings and Missoula.
Terrance Edwards was arraigned Tuesday in U.S. District Court in Billings on a new 11-count indictment...

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