I moved to Montana in 1979 from Cincinnati, Ohio. I started doing play-by-play in 1982 in Billings. I began working at my current job in December 1985 and have never left. I have been on Cat Country mornings since the show started in March 1988. In addition to my on-air job, I own and operate a wheat and cattle ranch north of Billings. I am most proud of my four children.
School Shooting in North Carolina and the Democrats are Silent? Why? Opinion
Schools including our own love to preach about school safety when it comes to Covid but yet won't put metal detectors in their entryways. They'll check temperatures but not backpacks. The silence is from the hardline gun critics that blame the gun for all of the tragedies
Who is in Charge? Does Montana Governor’s Mask Rule Mean Anything?
Yesterday after Governor Gianforte and the State Health Department issued their rule on making Masks optional for kids at school, the Superintendent of Billings School District 2 came out with this letter stating that they will still require masks at school.
Yellowstone County Tax Revenue Up, Are Taxes Going Down? Opinion
News out today from Yellowstone county painted a rosy picture for revenue, according to the Billings Gazette. The county reported revenue at 57.98 million dollars. That's an increase of almost 2 million dollars over last year.
Time Spent In Front of Screens is Time Wasted, Montana
Have you ever thought about how much of the world your child is missing while they have their face buried in the phone or playing games? I don't know what the average each day is, but it has to be close to 5-8 hours.
Montana, Own Your Choice. Step Forward for President Biden (Opinion)
The last week and the next 4 days will be one of the most humiliating and embarrassing moments we will have ever faced as a nation. The handling of Afghanistan by the current President, his Cabinet, and his military Generals disgusts me.
Wrong? Will Billings Teachers Get Fired For Not Masking? Opinion
So, here is the question: are employers now able to make your medical decisions, and if you don't comply your fired?
Billings Students Cover Up, and I Don’t Mean Your Mouth (Opinion)
In a social setting outside of school, I get it: we all advertise ourselves. But not in school. Just to be fair, do guys in school wear clothes that are sexy or worn to attract attention? Maybe they do and should be held to the same standards.
Is It Unfair That Pete Rose Is Still Banned From Baseball?
When I think of things that athletes from other sports have done and are still in the hall and celebrated, then Rose should be a shoo-in.
There May Be Hope: What the Rain Means for Montana Ranchers
I was hauling hay yesterday out of the field and thought that this might be the most expensive load on that trailer I've ever had.
Finally, School District 2 Makes a Decision on Masks (OPINION)
School District 2 has finally made a decision on mask wearing for the new school year that starts next week. Although it should not have taken this long, it was the right one.
Billings Woman, Daughter Lose Everything in Fire: How to Help
I don't know if you folks have ever lost everything, but I can only imagine what that would be like.
Montanans Love to Hunt, But I’ll Pass on the Wild Game
If I had to live on wild meat, I would be thinner than I already am.