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Downtown Billings Parking Garage is Finally Ready to Open

And now for the most shocking announcement we've heard since they started building the thing...the downtown Billings parking garage is finally ready to open.  We've seen fire and we've seen rain.

Seriously, the construction has taken so long that we can't even remember when they starting building that thing

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The Flakes are Picking Up the Tab for Lunch Today…and So Are You

As the kids head back to school this week, the taxpayers will be picking up the lunch tab for students at 86 Montana schools.  Those schools will be part of a new federal program offering free lunch to all students, not just low income students based on need

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Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images
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If You Think Your Kid’s Back to School List is Expensive, Just Wait

It's almost time to send the rugrats back to school and this morning, the Flakes read a list of school supplies for incoming kindergarten students in Billings.  Of course, the list is long and expensive

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Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images
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How Much Money Do You Need to “Be Happy” in Montana?

We've all heard the phrase "money can't buy happiness".  Try telling that to someone who doesn't have any money.

According to a report from a group called Advisor Perspectives, there is a point where money can no longer buy happiness

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Photo By Encyclopaedia Britannica/UIG Via Getty Images
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New Report Says Montana Tourism Creates Over 6,000 Jobs

The National Park Service just issued a new report touting the tourism industry here in the great state of Montana.  According to their findings, over 4 million people visited National Parks in Montana last year

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Property Values…and Taxes…Rise in Yellowstone Country

Here's some good news and some bad news.  If you own a home in Yellowstone County, it's worth more than it was six years ago.  Of course, if you're not selling your home, that just means your property taxes are going up

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One Line Monday: When a Guy Asks a Lady Out on a Date, Should He Pick up the Check?

This morning, the Flakes read a new survey that says 70% of people think it's unacceptable to expect a date to pay for everything.

Call us old fashioned, but Mark and Paul think the person who does the asking should do the paying

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Eating Or Grading Their Box Lunch, Kids Can Be Cruel
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Hey Jr. High Student… “No Lunch For You”

As a parent of children still in the school system I have a rant I need to go on. 

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Looking For A Job?

Are you one of the many that are searching for a job or looking for new job?

Then check out our all new digital career fair.

Get information on job opportunities right here in the Billings area.

Learn about the comp

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Well Let’s Set The Tone For The Rest Of The Day!!

Yes folks let me see if I can quote the song that I hate the most that we play,

"5-1-5- somebody call the poo poo"!

Yep this is how my day started at 7:20 this morning.

I was headed to get t

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Tax Freedom Day

While millions of procrastinators will be frantically filling out their tax returns next week, we'll be celebrating Tax Freedom Day.  Actually, celebrating probably isn't the right word.

Tax Freedom Day occurs each year when a person has officially made enough money to pay off all of their federal, state and local taxes

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Photo by Tim Boyle/Getty Images
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Montana Taxes

The deadline to file your income taxes is only a couple of weeks away and hopefully you won't end up owing the feds like poor Mark Wilson.  This morning, the Flakes read a new survey that ranks Montana 38th in the country for individual tax burdens

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