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Posted on: August 4, 2022

Ribbon cutting for BBWA Canal Connection Trail set for Aug. 17

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A ribbon cutting for the new BBWA Canal Connection Trail north of Rose Park is set for Wednesday, Aug. 17 at 11 a.m.

The celebration will take place at the intersection of Woody Drive and Solomon Avenue. It will include free ice cream and a .27-mile speedw...

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Posted on: August 4, 2022

Deployed National Guard troops arrive at Billings Airport, welcomed with a water cannon salute

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Wednesday afternoon was a moment more than 100 families waited for, as the Montana National Guard 1063rd Maintenance Company arrived at Billings Logan International Airport. 
With two large streams of water pouring down on the arriving plane, two ...
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Posted on: July 29, 2022

City of Billings Public Works shares yard storm debris collection map

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Here’s a look at the City of Billings Public Works map for storm debris collection. The crew will begin pickup on Saturday, July 30th at 6 a.m. in zone one. The route will run in numerical order, counterclockwise.Click here to see a liv...

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Posted on: August 2, 2022

Billings Public Library to host outreach services open house

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Billings Public Library will host an open house showcasing services for area seniors on Tuesday, Aug. 30th from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm in the Community Room. 

This event is being held in conjunction with The Marc Steinberg Alzheimer's Art Exhibit.&am...

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Posted on: July 27, 2022

Billings is tops: Magic City celebrates fourth time making top 10 in Emerging Housing Markets Index

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BILLINGS - The only Montana city to ever appear in The Wall Street Journal and Realtor.com’s Emerging Housing Markets Index, Billings has done it once again.

Released on Tuesday, the latest quarterly report ranks Billings as #5 in the nation. Cli...

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Posted on: July 21, 2022

Taking it to the streets; asphalt art project making progress around North Park

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Just three days since the installation of the asphalt art project surrounding North Park began, you can already see a big difference.

“I think it shows just how much we can do together as a community, instead of by ourselves. This project is bigger than on...

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Posted on: July 18, 2022

Billings Police Department hosts inaugural Coffee with a Cop event

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The North 27th Street Starbucks was buzzing with police activity on Monday morning from the drive-thru window to the parking lot.

But it wasn’t in the way one might assume.

“It was a great turnout. Lots of kids, lots of smiles on faces, and a lot of surpris...

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Posted on: July 15, 2022

‘Cut Suit’ training offers Billings firefighters a realistic trauma response experience

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BILLINGS – A department-wide training at Billings Fire Station One was not for the faint of heart, as the Billings Clinic Trauma team gave firefighters a realistic experience of responding to a traumatic injury.

“It’s great training for us. This is actual ...

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Posted on: July 20, 2022

Legislative Forum/Roundtable Billings Public Safety Issues Lunch!

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The Billings Chamber of Commerce is sponsoring a Forum/Roundtable to discuss Billings Public Safety Issues for the 2023 Legislative Session. The event will be held on August 16, 2022, beginning at 12:00 Noon - 1:30 PM, at the Northern Hotel, 19 N. Broadwa...

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Posted on: June 17, 2022

FEMA administrator & Sen. Tester tour City of Billings Water Plant

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Following this week’s flooding at the City of Billings Water Plant, FEMA Administrator Deanne Criswell and U.S. Senator Jon Tester took a tour of the facility on Friday morning to see the flood’s impact firsthand.

The plant became flood...

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Posted on: June 13, 2022

Building strong neighborhoods through barbecue

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Dear Neighbors,

We are all concerned about the increasing violence in our city and around the nation. These senseless acts break our hearts and tear at the fabric of what it means to be American.

There is no single cause. The breakdown of family, mental ill...

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Posted on: June 9, 2022

The City of Billings is on Nextdoor!

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The City of Billings has joined Nextdoor, a social platform that connects neighbors. 

Through Nextdoor's Public Agencies program, the City of Billings will be able to give residents updates and alerts on things like construction delays, m...

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Posted on: July 25, 2022

Commissioner Day at the Fair - August 17th

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The Yellowstone County Commissioners have extended an invitation to the Mayor and City Councilmembers to join them at the Commissioners Day at the Fair Luncheon, beginning at 11:30 AM, on Wednesday, August 17, 2022.  Must RSVP by Tuesday, August ...

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Posted on: July 22, 2022

Council invited to attend CISA Region 8 Roundtable Discussion

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The Billings City Council has been invited to attend!

CISA Region 8 is excited to announce open registration for the in-person Critical Manufacturing Sector Security Roundtable. Join us Tuesday, August 30, 2022 at 1:00 pm – 4:30 pm MT in Billings, Montana ...

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Registration is required. Click here to register! City Council
Posted on: July 22, 2022

City Council invited to attend RMTLC’s 2022 Tribal Public Health Conference

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RMTLC’s 2022 Tribal Public Health Conference – “Our Resiliency is Our Strength” is quickly approaching! Register today at https://bit.ly/resiliency2022. Conference agenda includes several breakout sessions and panel discussions, ranging from Late...

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Posted on: June 2, 2022

WATCH: Billings Fire Department takes part in 3-day confined space training

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The Billings Fire Department recently put members of its technical rescue team through confined space training. 

According to OSHA - 

Many workplaces contain areas that are considered "confined spaces" because while they are not ...

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