Stories tagged: Billings
WEDNESDAY, JAN. 11, 2017, 8:25 A.M.
Billings man gets 40 years in prison for beating 4 women
A 31-year-old Billings man with a long history of violence against women has been sentenced to 40 years in prison.
SATURDAY, DEC. 31, 2016, 8:48 P.M.
Billings breaks December snowfall record
The city of Billings has set a new snowfall record for the month of December.
MONDAY, DEC. 26, 2016, 2:24 P.M.
Billings man sentenced for raping 2-year-old
A 28-year-old Billings man who pleaded guilty to raping a 2-year-old girl he was babysitting has been given a 40-year sentence with the Department of Public Health and Human Services.
FRIDAY, DEC. 16, 2016, 7:31 A.M.
Police: School resource officer shot at while driving
A Billings school resource officer says his patrol car was shot at while he was driving around the city.
TUESDAY, NOV. 29, 2016, 11:50 A.M.
Lawmakers to consider taxes on medical marijuana
Montana lawmakers will be asked to consider placing a tax on the sale of medical marijuana.
THURSDAY, NOV. 17, 2016, 9:20 A.M.
Montana power storage project gets positive review from feds
A central Montana power storage project that would act as a giant battery to supplement electricity from wind turbines and other sources has received a favorable review from federal regulators.
THURSDAY, OCT. 27, 2016, 9:56 P.M.
Police officer shoots, kills Wyoming man at Billings hotel
A police officer shot and killed a 32-year-old Wyoming man in a hotel in Montana’s largest city early Thursday after the man allegedly turned toward officers while holding a handgun, …
FRIDAY, OCT. 7, 2016, 12:05 P.M.
Blackfeet say they’ll move bison onto disputed sacred area
Leaders of Montana’s Blackfeet Indian Reservation say they plan to place 89 bison onto U.S. Forest Service land near Glacier National Park that tribal members consider sacred.
MONDAY, SEPT. 26, 2016, 4:03 P.M.
Bataan Death March survivor, Montana artist Ben Steele dies at 98
Ben Steele’s hold on his sanity as a prisoner of war after surviving the Bataan Death March relied on hidden scraps of paper, stolen pieces of charcoal and his artist’s …
THURSDAY, JULY 14, 2016, 8:49 P.M.
Girl’s body found miles from where she disappeared in canal
Yellowstone County authorities said a resident found the body of a 12-year-old girl who was reported missing Saturday, July 9, 2016, after going swimming in an irrigation canal near Huntley, …
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 29, 2016, 11:25 A.M.
Billings man’s body found below 150-foot slope; no foul play suspected, officials say
Yellowstone County authorities say a man whose body was found last week at the base of Billings’ Rimrocks died of blunt-force trauma after an estimated 150-foot fall.
SATURDAY, JUNE 25, 2016, 9:18 P.M.
Turnovers plague Empire in 35-21 loss to Billings
A makeshift lineup, turnovers and penalties wasn’t a good combination for Spokane, which was held to a season-low point total in a 35-21 loss to Billings to close the regular …
FRIDAY, JUNE 24, 2016, 12:15 P.M.
Empire at Billings before chance to heal some wounds
A much-needed break is on the horizon but first the Spokane Empire must deal with the Billings Wolves.
THURSDAY, JUNE 16, 2016, 3:52 P.M.
NorthWestern allowed to negotiate solar power contracts
State regulators voted Thursday to allow NorthWestern Energy to temporarily negotiate contracts with companies that propose building solar energy projects in Montana, rather than paying the set rate that the …
SATURDAY, JUNE 4, 2016, 11:16 P.M.
Empire clinch No. 1 seed in conference by holding off Billings
It looked nothing like the last Spokane-Billings meeting. A 47-point blowout last month gave way to a physical, back-and-forth Indoor Football League scrap Saturday night at the Arena.
FRIDAY, JUNE 3, 2016, 10:47 P.M.
Billings back for another crack at Empire
Spokane Empire coach Adam Shackleford isn’t wild about playing an opponent four times but he has few complaints about how his players have handled such situations.
THURSDAY, MAY 19, 2016, 9:54 A.M.
Billings appearances by Bill Clinton, Donald Trump scheduled
Details on the Billings campaign appearances on behalf of Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have been released.
WEDNESDAY, MAY 11, 2016, 9:08 A.M.
Bernie Sanders to rally Wednesday in Missoula, Billings
U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders plans a pair of Montana rallies Wednesday as he seeks to stir support ahead of the state’s June 7 Democratic presidential primary.
SATURDAY, MAY 7, 2016, 10:52 P.M.
Empire avenge only loss by blowing out Billings Wolves 75-28
Spokane decided revenge is a dish best served by the score of 75-28.
FRIDAY, MAY 6, 2016, 2:37 P.M.
Spokane Empire have extra motivation against Billings
Spokane Empire players and coaches remember. And just in case they’ve forgotten there’s a not-so-subtle reminder on the front page of this week’s game-plan: Billings leads series 1-0.
FRIDAY, APRIL 29, 2016, 11:26 A.M.
Deputy rescues 2-year-old child from Yellowstone River
A Yellowstone County sheriff’s deputy rescued a 2-year-old boy who fell into the Yellowstone River.
TUESDAY, APRIL 26, 2016, 3:43 P.M.
Woman pleads not guilty to murder in Montana baby’s death
A woman on a Montana American Indian reservation pleaded not guilty to murder Tuesday in the alleged beating death of a 13-month-old relative who was under her care, court officials …
UPDATED: FRIDAY, APRIL 22, 2016, 11:08 A.M.
Woman fatally beat 1-year-old girl, put body in Dumpster
A federal investigator says a woman beat to death a 1-year-old girl on a Montana Indian reservation and threw the baby’s body into a dumpster.
THURSDAY, APRIL 14, 2016, 1:35 P.M.
Man accused of killing wife, 2 others blames intruder
A man accused of killing his wife and two of her relatives in a tiny Montana town has told authorities that a stranger must have broken into the house they …
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 13, 2016, 1:49 P.M.
Two hospitalized after falling from hotel under construction
Two workers were hospitalized after a gust of wind caused them to fall from a hotel under construction in Billings.
SATURDAY, MARCH 12, 2016, 10:18 P.M.
Empire rally in fourth, but Billings holds on for IFL victory
Despite a furious fourth-quarter rally, the Spokane Empire fell to the Billings Wolves 30-22 in an Indoor Football League game at Metra Park Arena.
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 9, 2016, 10:56 A.M.
Billings man gets 80 years for fatal shooting
A Billings man has been sentenced to 80 years in prison for shooting another man to death during an argument in April.
THURSDAY, MARCH 3, 2016, 9:14 A.M.
Billings man pleads guilty to raping 2-year-old girl
A 27-year-old Billings man has pleaded guilty to raping a 2-year-old girl, causing severe internal injuries that required surgery to repair.
THURSDAY, DEC. 27, 2012
Group gathering paper hearts to send to Connecticut town
BILLINGS – It started as a way for one Montana family to talk about the tragic school shooting of 26 children and adults. Now it’s blossoming into an international movement …
SATURDAY, AUG. 27, 2011
Billings Little League team captures state’s imagination
BILLINGS – A young Montana team chasing its baseball dream has captured the hearts and imaginations of residents across the state. As the Big Sky All-Stars Little League team prepares …