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Trump bans transgender people from military service; critics call it 'raw prejudice'
House panel wants Google, Facebook, AT&T CEOs to testify on internet rules
Federal official outlines economic development goals to promote 'robust' tribal economies
'We're gonna kill all of ya': Woman threatens Somali women in Fargo parking lot
Woman 'slapped' police car before Minneapolis officer fatally shot Justine Damond, search warrant says
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Residents meet in Belfield for Q&A about proposed Davis Refinery
MDU enters power purchase agreement for Thunder Spirit Wind project near Hettinger
U.S. oil rig count recovers to end 2016 near year-ago levels
New state regulations will affect repairs of pipeline
ND oil production up 7 percent, returns above 1 million barrels a day
'Green.com' and 'megabyte blue:' Crayola's '90s tribute to the internet
Another use for summer's sweet cherries: In a simple grain salad
DHS students win national TSA awards
Dickinson has its own song: lyrics written by Mexican troubadour Roman Sanchez
A recipe for lasting marriage: 'He takes care of me, and I take care of him'
Djokovic to miss rest of the season with elbow injury
Purple Pilgrimage at an end: Vikings saying goodbye to longtime training camp home
Puig delivers key RBI as Dodgers stymie the Twins, 6-2
Hang loose: Roughriders looking to find themselves as state Legion tourney begins
Minnesota Lynx weather Liberty rally for 76-75 win
The 'unhealthy obsession' goes both ways
Port: When will Heidi Heitkamp answer for her campaign finance hypocrisy?
Keillor: A new idea about Amelia Earhart
Beat the heat with easy entree salads
Nurture versus nature: Mom's life lesson
Robert Leroy Lowenstein
Staff at Bully Pulpit Golf Course are ready for the season to begin
Recipe for good: Elks' eatery, events help fund scholarships, youth activities
Hidden gem: Medora officials work all year in preparation for the busy summer season
Boots Bar & Grill ready for another exciting season
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March 31, 2017
Billings man accused of supplying pounds of meth to the Bakken admits charges
BILLINGS, Mont. — A Billings man admitted on Thursday, March 30, that he trafficked methamphetamine for distribution from Mexico suppliers...
March 31, 2017 - 9:31am
January 5, 2017
South Heart man dies in treater house fire
A worker died at a Treater fire on a well site 11 miles north of Belfield and 7 miles west of HWY 85 Wednesday at 1:45 PM. Billings County Rural...
January 5, 2017 - 9:56pm
January 20, 2016
High-tech magnate to take on incumbent governor in Montana
BILLINGS, Mont. -- Bozeman high-tech magnate Greg Gianforte announced his candidacy for governor Wednesday in Billings, pledging to improve the...
News/Nation and World
January 20, 2016 - 9:35pm
November 12, 2015
Trinity Health partnership talks folded
MINOT, N.D. -- A potential venture that would have united Trinity Health in Minot with Montana's Billings Clinic Regional RegionalCare has unraveled. The two health systems acknowledged Thursday that a letter of intent aimed at a possible partnership, signed five months ago, has...
November 12, 2015 - 11:26pm
July 23, 2015
ND woman dies in wreck near Roundup; 6 injured
ROUNDUP, Mont. — A 31-year-old North Dakota woman died and six passengers, all from North Dakota, were injured in a single-vehicle crash east of Roundup on Wednesday night. Roundup is about 50 miles north of Billings. The crash occurred at about 9:30 p.m. in Mussellshell County...
July 23, 2015 - 10:14pm
July 17, 2015
Federal leases sold, netting revenue
BILLINGS, MONT — As part of President Barack Obama’s all-of-the-above strategy to continue to expand safe and responsible domestic energy production, the Bureau of Land Management sold six federal leases on Tuesday. The oil and gas lease auction netted more than $36,800 in revenues,...
July 17, 2015 - 12:07am
July 7, 2015
Radiator business built for the long haul: 100-year-old Billings company reaches into the Bakken
BILLINGS, Mont. -- Finn Origer was getting out of hamburgers. After supplying ingredients to Hardee’s restaurants for decades, he was ready...
July 7, 2015 - 11:23am
June 10, 2015
Minot’s Trinity Health becoming part of Billings Clinic RegionalCare
MINOT — Trinity Health in Minot announced on Wednesday that it intends to become part of Billings Clinic RegionalCare, a decision that will help bring about a new medical campus. A news release from Trinity said the hospital’s board of directors has signed a letter of intent...
June 10, 2015 - 11:12pm
May 30, 2015
Rights activists protest award for ex-Montana judge who blamed victim of rape
A small group of women's rights activists rallied in Montana on Friday to protest a lifetime achievement award for a state judge censured for suggesting that a 14-year-old girl was partly to blame for her rape by a teacher. More than two dozen protesters led by the Montana chapter...
News/crime and courts
May 30, 2015 - 11:51pm
May 23, 2015
Police seeking men who robbed Billings casino
BILLINGS, Mont. -- A pair of armed men robbed the Montana Nugget Casino Friday night, the Billings Police Department said. The robbery happened just before 10:30 p.m. at the casino at 2150 Grand Ave., Sgt. Matt Brewer said in a news release. No injuries were reported. Police...
News/crime and courts
May 23, 2015 - 3:45pm
May 19, 2015
Montana teen fatally shoots friend in case of mistaken identity, police say
A Montana teenager fatally shot his 15-year-old friend after mistaking him for an intruder when the boy threw a rock at his bedroom window in the predawn hours and then stuck his head through it, police said on Tuesday. A preliminary probe into the shooting found the teen was sleeping...
News/crime and courts
May 19, 2015 - 3:45pm
February 10, 2015
Billings coal-fired power plant to close
BILLINGS, Mont. -- PPL Montana will close its J.E. Corette coal-fired power plant in Billings for good sometime in August, the company reported Tuesday. As recently as two weeks ago, PPL said it planned to mothball Corette on April 15 because the 47-year-old plant doesn't meet...
February 10, 2015 - 10:21pm
January 27, 2015
Federal oil, gas leases in ND net $4.2M
BILLINGS, Mont. — The U.S. Bureau of Land Management has collected more than $4.2 million from the sale of oil and gas leases. In total, the seven separate leases, which were placed on bid, covers more than 1,700 acres in North Dakota. The state of North Dakota is expected to...
January 27, 2015 - 11:46pm
January 7, 2015
Analyst: Grain train movement could improve
BILLINGS, Mont. -- A decline in Bakken oil trains isn’t likely to spell good things for grain farmers, according to rail observers. Getting grain on trains has been a struggle for Montana’s $1.5 billion wheat economy for more than a year, during which time critics have faulted...
January 7, 2015 - 12:26pm
November 14, 2014
Quantum drops Billings as site for refinery
BILLINGS, Mont. -- Quantum Energy Inc. has apparently dropped a Billings, Mont., site from its plans to build refineries in Montana and North Dakota. The Arizona company is planning to develop up to five refineries designed to produce diesel fuel from Bakken crude oil.
November 14, 2014 - 4:40pm