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Library Hours Changed

The Billings Public Library will remain closed on Sundays year-round under a plan announced Monday by Library Director Gavin Woltjer.  The Gazette reports that the library is currently closed Sundays during the summer months, but the move is being made in part because state support for the library is being trimmed by $55,000 per year for each of the next two years...

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Wildland Firefighting Crews Train In Montana
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Sunrise Sapphire Fires Update

The Sunrise Fire now sits at nearly ten-thousand acres in size.  Fire crews say they’ve contained five percent of the fire but evacuation orders for numerous areas, including Quartz Flats and Creek, along with Verde Creek and Sunrise are still in effect...

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Body Found in Shallow Grave

A body found in a shallow grave on private land in central Montana may be that of, 33-year-old Rory Wanner of Billings who has been missing since late June and is assumed to be the victim of a homicide...

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DEQ Grants Drilling License Near Yellowstone

The Montana Department of Environmental Quality granted an exploration drilling license near Yellowstone National Park on Wednesday.   Lucky Minerals requested the license to search within its privately-owned block in the Emigrant Mining District...

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Women Walk Away From Passages

Two women reportedly walked away from the Passages Women’s Program pre-release center in Billings. 24-year-old Bethany Freemont and 23-year-old Tahnee Cloud walked away from the facility on South 27th Street at 9:45 Tuesday night...

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Infant Lifeflighted to Salt Lake City

An 8-month-old was transported by Lifeflight to a hospital in Salt Lake City after the infant was ejected from a vehicle during a wreck and pinned under the car in Downtown Billings on Monday at the intersection of North 31st Street and 2nd Avenue North...

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Affordable Care Act (ACA) Enrollment Fair Held In Southern California
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Healthcare Meeting at MSUB

A public meeting was held on the Montana State University Billings campus on Monday to inform Montanans about changes in their health care plans– specifically, the reason for rate changes in plans...

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Fire News

A nearly-1,000-acre grass fire that began north of Highway 87 East Thursday afternoon led to the issuance of pre-evacuation notices for about a dozen homes in the Huntington Hills area according to the Billings Gazette...

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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo Orders Increased Security At Planned Parenthood Offices
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PP Supporters At Daines’ Billings Office

Supporters of Planned Parenthood gathered outside of Senator Steve Daines’ Billings office on Thursday to deliver close to a thousand signatures urging the Republican Senator to protect access to care at Planned Parenthood...

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Thrift Stores See Increased Profit During Economic Downturn
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MRM Re-Opening Downtown Store

The Montana Rescue Mission has re-opened its original downtown Billings thrift store. The Bargain Second Chance Store held a grand second-opening Saturday...

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