Economic group mulls move to former Battin Building

Originally published in the print edition 5/12/17 of YCN. BILLINGS — It’s a “wild idea,” admits Billings’ economic development leader Steve Arveschoug, but to consider locating Big Sky Economic Development (BSED) on the ground floor of the former federal Battin…

mobile home taxes expected to increase

Originally published in the 5/12/17 print edition of the Yellowstone County News.   YELLOWSTONE COUNTY— A change in how the Montana Department of Revenue (DOR) assesses mobile homes means that many mobile home owners will see an increase in their…

YCN wins Billings City legal advertising contract

Originally published in the print edition 5/12/17 of Yellowstone County news. Billings- The City of Billings awarded Yellowstone County News in Monday night’s City Council meeting the legal advertising contract for the next contract period. In an extensive consent agenda…

Three HP teachers headed to New York City Marathon

Originally published in the 5/5/17 print edition of Yellowstone County News.  HUNTLEY PROJECT — Three educators from the Huntley Project School District are teaming up to run the New York City Marathon in a few months to raise money for…

Steve Erb, Brooke Logan win HP School Board seats

Originally published in the Yellowstone County News 5/5/17 print edition. HUNTLEY PROJECT — Incumbent Steve Erb and challenger Brooke Logan bested a field of seven candidates for two seats on the Huntley Project School Board in Tuesday’s election. In the…

Census of Agriculture tallies US farms and ranches

Originally published in the print edition 4/21/17 of Yellowstone County News.   WASHINGTON – America’s farmers and ranchers will soon have the opportunity to represent agriculture in their communities and industry by taking part in the 2017 Census of Agriculture. Conducted…

Mark Wandle Accepts Superintendent job at Huntley Project

Worden, MT-Huntley Project’s High School Principal Mark Wandle has accepted the Superintendent position last night at the Huntley Project School Board meeting. He will be replacing retiring Superintendent Wes Coy, who announced he will be leaving at the end of…