air quality

Smoky Skies Wednesday
Smoky smog filled Billings skies by late afternoon Wednesday. Along with the smoke, warmer temperatures also returned to Billings. People braved the smoke and were spotted walking and bicycling outdoors. More smoky skies could be coming as the farther east you go on Interstate 90, there are reports …
Air Quality Improving
Q2 reports air quality has been adversely affected by smoke from wildfires across Big Sky Country, but rain over the last few days has helped wash some of that smoke from the air. As of Saturday, the air quality in Billings was considered “moderately unhealthy,” inching e…
Air Quality Alert
The Gazette reports the Montana Department of Environmental Quality issued a statewide air-quality alert Sunday, as wildfires in British Columbia reportedly gave Billings its smoggiest day this year. Billings’ air quality briefly reached similar levels for a couple of one-hour period…

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