Bill delays protections for sage grouse in 11 states
BILLINGS, Montana (AP) - A legislative rider in Congress' $1.1 trillion spending bill would delay protections for a wide-ranging Western bird that's been on a collision course with the oil and gas industry.
Canadian doctors' improper insurance billings near $25M
Canadian doctors were forced to pay back nearly $25 million in improper medical insurance billings from 2010 to 2013, according to data compiled by CBC News.
Seattle-to-Paris flight diverts to Montana over odor
An official at a Montana airport says a Delta Air Lines flight heading from Seattle to Paris with more than 200 people aboard was diverted to Billings after an "electrical odor" was detected on board.
Delta flight from Seattle to Paris lands in Billings after electrical odor reported
SEATTLE ? Delta Airlines Flight 32 en route from Seattle to Paris made an unscheduled landing in Billings, Mont., Monday night after passengers reported smelling an electrical odor on board. According to KTVQ News, mechanics in Billings were looking at the plane to determine if it is OK to continue on or if passengers will [?]
Billings replaces Kieswetter in England 30
Sam Bilings, Kent's up-and-coming wicketkeeper batsman, has been approved by the ICC as a replacement Craig Kieswetter in the England 30-man provisional squad for the World Cup
West End middle school to get OK from SD2 board
A new middle school on the West End, already approved by voters, could get the final go-ahead from School District 2?s board of trustees on Monday.
Teen wakes up to find gay slur spray-painted on door
BILLINGS ? A three-letter word spray-painted onto Cain Stacy?s trailer door in the Heights neighborhood greets the bisexual teen whenever he comes home.
Coalition encourages kids to 'take a stand, lend a hand' against bullying
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Judge junks case against 2 journalists
REGIONAL Trial Court Judge Raphael Yrastorza, Sr. has dismissed the indirect contempt case against two local journalists. In his three-page order dated Dec. 22, Yrastorza dropped the charges against lawyer Pachico Seares, Sun.Star public and standards editor, andbroadcaster-columnist Leo Lastimosa after ?enough pondering? and ?due to the passage of time.? ?Added to it, the spirit of the season...
City engineer: Rock slide was a clean break, crews OK'd to repair utilities
Engineers gave city road crews the go-ahead to begin clearing boulders from Mountain View Drive on Thursday afternoon, less than 24 hours after a rock slide sent boulders ? one almost the size of a small school bus ? into the neighborhood.