Monday, July 08, 2019

Technology costs will take their toll on budgets for Yellowstone County government in the coming fiscal year. Looking at expenditures for a wide range of technology needs, the total will reach between $750,000 and $900,000, projected Yellowstone

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Monday, July 08, 2019

Montana recently welcomed the first member of its own FEMA Integration Team (FIT), Adrianne Michele.

FITs allow FEMA staff to be directly embedded with state emergency management agencies to provide improved coordination and

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Monday, July 08, 2019

 

Looking to the future – anticipating what space will be needed and figuring out a strategy of how the county will be prepared to meet those needs, is a primary focus of the coming year’s budget, for Director of Finance Kevan

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Monday, July 08, 2019

 

The City County Planning Department is submitting an application to the Federal Highway Department in the hopes of getting a $25 million grant to help fund the building of the Inner Belt Loop road in the Heights and to complete

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Tuesday, June 11, 2019

A competition to develop job skills has been announced by U.S. Small Business Administration Acting Administrator Chris Pilkerton, called A Makerspace Training, Collaboration and Hiring (MaTCH) Pilot Competition. The MaTCH Pilot Competition

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Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Yellowstone County ranked among the highest of Montana counties in terms of local investment, according to SmartAsset.

Investment in local economic expansion can produce significant improvements in quality of life for communities. To

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Tuesday, June 11, 2019

To beautify and improve the appearance of Metra Park, increase attendance at events, improve parking and complete the restoration of the fairgrounds, renovate the Pavilion and the Expo for a conference center, build a new grandstand, build a

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Tuesday, June 11, 2019

A ribbon cutting in Billings on May 22 marked a first in the nation – a merging of efforts by the US Small Business Administration and USDA Rural Development. 

Dan Nordberg, U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) Region VIII

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Tuesday, June 11, 2019

 

A program to offer student debt assistance to young farmers and ranchers in Montana was signed into law on May 10, and will encourage young people to pursue a career in agriculture, Montana’s leading industry.