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A view of the construction North of 27th Street on First Avenue.
A view of the construction North of 27th Street on First Avenue.
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Road Construction in Downtown Billings is Ridiculous

As if traffic at the intersection of Montana Ave and 27th Street wasn't already congested enough, things went from bad to worse today when construction crews closed lanes on First Avenue in Downtown Billings

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This Is What Happens to an Adult When You Leave Him in a Hot Car [VIDEO]

There have been far too many stories in the news this summer about parents leaving their kids in the car while they go in and shop. This is not okay! We all know that a quick trip in the store can end up being much more than that.

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Billings: City Of All-Stars!

Okay the title of my post might be a little misleading but I'm going overboard to congratulate former Billings Mustang and current Toronto Blue Jays first baseman Edwin Encarnacion who was selected to play for the American League in tomorrow nights' MLB All-Star game

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How’d They Do That? A Brief Visual History of Motion-Capture Performance on Film

With 'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' now in theaters, marking a high point for this art form, we take a look back at some of the most incredible instances of motion-capture performances, and see how this art form has evolved.

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Jeff Swensen/Getty Images
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Captain Buys Pizza for Frontier Airlines Passengers at Cheyenne Regional Airport [VIDEO, POLL]

When a Frontier Airlines flight from Washington, DC, to Denver was diverted to Cheyenne, Wyoming because of severe weather on Monday, the captain reached into his own wallet after realizing his passengers hadn't eaten in seven hours

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Category: Food, Local News
Photo Courtesy of Ciao Mambo Billings Facebook Page
Photo Courtesy of Ciao Mambo Billings Facebook Page
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The 5 Best Dishes in Billings

I'm a "foodie".  I eat out almost every night.  After moving to Billings last year, I have been impressed with the number of quality restaurants for a town of this size.  There are a few things missing from the Billings food scene, namely a good Vietnamese noodle house and a mediterranean grill that doesn't suck (the Athenian is terrible), but that's to be expected

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Category: Food, Local News
Photo courtesy of Flickr/Allisionbowman
Photo courtesy of Flickr/Allisionbowman
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Are You Saving Money Simply by Living in Montana?

Say you just want to grab a sack of groceries to get through the week. How do our prices stack up against other cities across the nation?

Our friends over at salaryexpert.com put together a visual graph to give you an idea of how we compare:

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Sonic Drive-In Shooting Update: Billings P.D. Press Conference

Billings Police Chief Rich St. John held a news conference at Noon today to fill the public in on details of this mornings "officer involved" shooting at Sonic Drive-in on Main St. in the Heights

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Breaking News: Billings Police Investigating Incident At Sonic Drive In on Main St.

Main St. in the Heights has been blocked off by police from Lake Elmo Drive to just past the Albertson's grocery store across the street from Sonic Drive-In as they investigate an "incident" that happened this morning at or near the fast food restaurant.

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Aaron’s “Mouth-Only” Fireworks Montage [VIDEO]

On Wednesday's show with Aaron Traylor, listeners used only their voices to create a montage of wonderful firework spectacles. While some made the sound of high-flying pyrotechnics, others made the "oohs and aahs" to give the patriotic illusion of a grand finale on the fourth!

Enjoy the sounds, and have a wonderful Independance Day weekend!

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