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Billings Rated As One Of America’s Top 100 Most Livable Cities!

Livability.com puts out their Top 100 Most Livable Cities List each year and for 2015 Billings came in at #98! Quoting their website "The only city in Montana surpassing 100,000 residents is Billings, population 108,000, and the city continues to feature a robust economy due largely to its proximity to the Bakken formation – the largest oil discovery in American history

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Photo by Tim Matsui/Getty Images
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Sign Up For Flakes Trip XIX Today at the 9/11 Blood Drive For Fallen Heroes

Today is a day that all Americans will never forget.  In honor of the victims and our country, the Flakes will be rolling up their sleeves today for the United Blood Services 9/11 Blood Drive for Fallen Heroes at the First Interstate Bank Operations Center on 1800 6th Avenue North

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Thrift Store Finds Of The Week

The thrift stores in Billings are the gifts that keep on giving. In a conversation with one of the employees of St. Vincent De Paul he said what he thinks happens is when older people pass away their kids come from out of town to deal with their belongings and don't realize what the furnishings they bought in the 50's and 60's is really worth

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Win a Free Entry in the Billings Top Shot 2014 Tournament This Saturday at Shipton’s Big R West

 

If you want to compete in this year’s Billings Top Shot event, here’s your chance to win a free entry in the tournament.

Saturday from 10 am to 2 pm, we’ll be broadcasting live at Shipton’s Big R West on 2600 Gable Road.  E

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The First People in Line at the Scheels Grand Opening

Saturday morning, over 2,500 from all over the region gathered in Billings for the Grand Opening of the new Scheels store.  And a few brave souls camped out overnight to be the first in line.

The first people in line were this group from Columbus High School

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Scheels Grand Opening Was HUGE!

I had the honor of being the emcee at the grand opening of Billings new Scheels store at Shiloh Crossing. About 2500 people were lined up hours before the store opened at 9am and I got to be the good guy who read off hundreds of raffle ticket numbers that awarded some of those waiting with free Scheels gift cards

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Photo Courtesy of United Blood Services Facebook Page
Photo Courtesy of United Blood Services Facebook Page
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Mark and Paul To Observe 9/11 Next Week at the United Blood Services Blood Drive for Fallen Heroes

Mark and Paul will be hitting the streets every Thursday this fall with your chance to win this year's Flakes Trip giveaway.  But next week's registration stop is also about giving back to the community

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This Villian Looks Just Like Me

I was at Montana Rescue Mission Thrift Store In The Heights this weekend when I came across this Scholastic Reader called "A to Z Mysteries: The Bald Bandit". First off... why the bandit got to be bald? Can't he be good looking like a GQ model? No, he has to be follically challenged with a scowl on his face

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Thrift Shop Find Of The Week

Sometimes my thrift shop find of the week is a quality piece of mid century modern furniture that I got cheap but can sell for big money (4 or 5 times what I paid for it). This week it's something quirky but cool

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Photo Courtesy of Scheels Facebook Page
Photo Courtesy of Scheels Facebook Page
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Mark and Paul Will Be at the Grand Opening of the New Scheels Store on Saturday

If you're going to be at Shilow Crossing on Saturday morning for the grand opening of the new Scheels store, breakfast is on the Flakes.

The Flakes will be out there Saturday at 6 am, serving up free coffee from Rock Creek Roasters and donuts from the Log Cabin Bakery

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Image courtesy of Taylor Genuser
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My Friend Taylor Genuser Is Going To Play QB For The Billings Wolves

I've mentioned a few times that while I did spend a couple years as a kid growing up in Montana that I moved here from California to work for Cat Country a couple of years ago. One of the things I miss about living in Fresno is all of the friends I made due to having a sustained Saturday flag football game going since 1998

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You Know You’re In Montana When…

This morning, while walking to work across the parking lot here at the Crowne Plaza, I thought about Jeff Foxworthy, the creator of the "you know you're a redneck when" jokes thanks to the picture above

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