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MSUB Announces Forum to Discuss Downtown Billings’ Transient Problem

Sadly, this issue has become a recurring theme lately.   MSUB just announced a public forum to help discuss the problems with transients in downtown Billings.  The stories are well documented, and they keep getting worse

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Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images
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Skyview High School Student Opposes New “Yoga Pants” Policy

 

At this week's School District 2 Board meeting, a Skyview High School student expressed her opposition to a new policy that prohibits girls from wearing yoga pants and leggings.  The student claims that the dress code unfairly targets women.

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Tell Us What To Play And You Could Get Paid!

Do you want to pick the songs Cat Country 102.9 plays? Great, then you're ready to be a Cat Country Consultant. Complete our latest music survey and we'll automatically enter you in a drawing to win either $50 in Fudd Bucks or a $40 Suds Hut Gift Certificate

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Weird Wednesday: What Product Would Like See Do Everything By Itself?

This morning, the Flakes were reading about the new Honda prototype car that has the ability to navigate itself while the driver's hands are off the wheel.  Which got us wondering, what other products would you like to have do all of the work for you?

A woman after Mark's heart called in to suggest a lawn mower that mows your lawn for you

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Paul’s Food Stamp Rant

If you missed it this morning, Paul went off on a rant about his recent trip to Wal-Mart.  After yesterday's show, he stopped by the Wal-Mart to pick up a quart of oil.  While he was standing in line, he saw something that underscored a problem in our country today

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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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One Line Monday: Should Schools Start Later?

For this week's One Line Monday question, Paul found a report that says teenagers are suffering from a lack of sleep.  Now there's movement to start the school day at 9 am instead of 8.  So this morning, the Flakes want to know, do you think schools should start later?

Almost everyone who called in said no

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Montana Students Have The Worst Attendance Record In The United States

According to a report for the website www.attendanceworks.org 26% Montana's 4th grade students miss 3 or more school days per month and 29% of 8th grade students miss 3 or more days per month. Those are the worst percentages amon

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Photo Courtesy of Billings Police Crime Prevention Center Facebook Page
Photo Courtesy of Billings Police Crime Prevention Center Facebook Page
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Paul Solves Billings’ Public Safety Budget Shortfall

This morning, the Billings Gazette officially endorsed the controversial Billings Public Safety Levy, which will be presented to voters in November.  The levy would add 14 policeman and 6 firefighters and help replace outdated equipment

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Photo Courtesy of the Billings West Golden Bears Facebook Page
Photo Courtesy of the Billings West Golden Bears Facebook Page
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Why Are High School Football Games Played on a Friday Afternoon at 4?

If you've been listening for a long time, Paul has been complaining about this for years.  The high school football season kicks off today.  One of the marquee matchups features Billings West hosting the highly touted Kalispell Glacier squad

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Photo by Doug Jones/Portland Press Herald via Getty Images
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Billings Needs More Jail Space to Deal with Transients

Here we go again, another violent crime committed by a drunk transient on the streets of downtown Billings.  The latest incident is especially gruesome.  Yesterday, a man walking down the alley behind the Alberta Bair Theater was pulled into a dumpster and sexually assaulted by an intoxication transient

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Photo courtesy of Billings West Golden Bears Facebook Page
Photo courtesy of Billings West Golden Bears Facebook Page
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New High School Enrollment Figures for Montana

This morning, the Flakes read the latest report on high school enrollments in the state of Montana.  As you would expect, a lot of schools are growing.  And some of the small town schools are getting even smaller

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