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E-cigarettes are the Gateway to Regular Tobacco Use and More [Opinion]

One of the worst things you can do to your health is smoke.

Now, the new trend with teenagers is e-cigarettes or vaping. New research shows that this is now the gateway to regular tobacco use. In fact, hookahs and cigars are now becoming more popular with teens than cigarettes

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Here is Some Sage Advice for Cheaters Who Do Not Want to Get Caught [Opinion]

So, I was slightly surprised to find out that there is a website for people for people who are actively looking to cheat on their spouses.

The site was hacked. Information stolen.

The hackers then leaked info on customer names, log-in details, and so forth

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Are Billings Parents Allowing Their Children to Become Wimpy? [Opinion]

New info out today indicates that young kids are suffering from back pain because their backpacks are too heavy.

A recent study by Dr. Timothy Zager showed that one fourth grade had an average weight of 32 pounds per backpack

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Federal Government is Stocking up on Ammunition [Opinion]

The Department Of Homeland Security has announced plans to buy 62.5 million rounds of .223 Remington ammunition, according to Infowars.com.

These will be used by U.S. Customs and Border Protection agents for "train

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This is the Day I’ve Dreaded, the Day My Wife and I Become Empty Nesters [Opinion]

I knew this day would come -- the day when my last child leaves home and heads to college.

I'm so proud of all my children but I have always dreaded this day. A new era for them and a new time for us

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More Love For Corn on the Cob

We are smack dab in the middle of the corn season in our area. I've tried several different varieties this year, none of them bad. Then, we got word today that Gabels corn truck will be in the Heights, in its usual spot by Wells Fargo bank

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Is U.S. Senator Jon Tester, D-Montana, Iranian? [Opinion]

Is U.S. Jon Tester from Iran or Big Sandy, Montana?

Tester said Friday he will support President Obama's treaty with Iran, saying he is listening to his constituents.I would bet the overwhelming majority of people in Montana would prefer we not negotiate with a terrorist nation

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More About Bears

This is just a follow-up on yesterday's blog. A black bear got into a Toyota near Red Lodge and tore it up badly! Then, about 8 this morning a mountain lion was spotted in Great Falls. Montana is a great place to call home

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At What Point is a Man too Old to Become a Father? [Opinion]

Congratulations to Billy Joel. He's now a new father.

When his child graduates from high school, Joel will turn 85. I know it's a free country and love is the most important thing, I get that.

But it's so important for a dad to be active in his children's lives through high school

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Be Realistic When You’re Outdoors, Especially in Montana [Opinion]

On Wednesday, a bear ran into a couple riding their motorcycle in Wyoming. Bears have been spotted near Fort Benton and other Montana towns that are nowhere near the mountains.

Who knows how many bears we need? Who keeps an eye on the people who are supposed to keep an eye on the bears?

Then there's the incident of the experienced hiker who was attacked and killed in Yellowstone National Park last week

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Why the Urgency to Install Flashing Yellow Arrows in Billings? [Opinion]

Billings city officials are now installing flashing yellow arrows around town in left-turn lanes.

The only problem is nobody was taught how to navigate an intersection with one of these in driver's ed

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Me and Technology — or Not

We received a phone call this morning from a listener who is doing the least amount of technology that he can get by with. He doesn't Tweet, Facebook or Instagram. And, he called us on his flip phone

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