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  • Rain Barrels Riverfest

    Rain Barrels Riverfest

    Friday, August 22 2014 10:54 AM EDT2014-08-22 14:54:07 GMT
    Much of northwest Wyoming is a high desert, but most people don’t use rain barrels to conserve water. Cody’s Nature Conservancy wants to change that, with a rain barrel auction at its second annual Wild West Riverfest in Cody.
    Much of northwest Wyoming is a high desert, but most people don’t use rain barrels to conserve water. Cody’s Nature Conservancy wants to change that, with a rain barrel auction at its second annual Wild West Riverfest in Cody.
  • Yellowstone Lodges Stacked

    Yellowstone Lodges Stacked

    Friday, August 22 2014 10:37 AM EDT2014-08-22 14:37:17 GMT
    Can you imagine building a hotel by stacking one floor on top of another? That’s what’s happening in Yellowstone. The Park’s lodging concessionaire, Xanterra, tore out hundreds of old cabins in Canyon Village, and started construction this summer on five new lodges to replace them. The new lodges are actually modular jigsaw puzzles.
    Can you imagine building a hotel by stacking one floor on top of another? That’s what’s happening in Yellowstone. The Park’s lodging concessionaire, Xanterra, tore out hundreds of old cabins in Canyon Village, and started construction this summer on five new lodges to replace them. The new lodges are actually modular jigsaw puzzles.
  • Rising Firefighting Costs Impacts Forest Service Budget

    Rising Firefighting Costs Impacts Forest Service Budget

    Friday, August 22 2014 3:19 AM EDT2014-08-22 07:19:55 GMT
    A new report released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture reveals the cost, as well as the budget, for fighting wildfires has increased over the last two decades.Within their overall budget, the U.S. Forest Service's firefighting appropriation has jumped about 25% since 1995.As a result, the U.S. Forest Service must borrow from funding reserved for the very programs that help prevent and mitigate forest fire.Climate change and drought have fueled the intensity of wildfires over the decades,...
    A new report released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture reveals the cost, as well as the budget, for fighting wildfires has increased over the last two decades.Within their overall budget, the U.S. Forest Service's firefighting appropriation has jumped about 25% since 1995.As a result, the U.S. Forest Service must borrow from funding reserved for the very programs that help prevent and mitigate forest fire.Climate change and drought have fueled the intensity of wildfires over the decades,...
  • University Holds Mock Rape Trial for Freshman

    University Holds Mock Rape Trial for Freshman

    Friday, August 22 2014 3:13 AM EDT2014-08-22 07:13:38 GMT
    As part of Montana Tech University's commitment to safety, incoming freshmen attended a mandatory mock date rape trial to heighten awareness surrounding issues of sexual assault.
    As part of Montana Tech University's commitment to safety, incoming freshmen attended a mandatory mock date rape trial to heighten awareness surrounding issues of sexual assault.
  • FALLEN DEPUTY: Wife Shares Special Moment at Memorial Service

    FALLEN DEPUTY: Wife Shares Special Moment at Memorial Service

    Friday, August 22 2014 3:05 AM EDT2014-08-22 07:05:03 GMT
    Tears are shed but also -- laughter is heard -- as friends and family of fallen Deputy Sheriff Joe Dunn remember him during a funeral service in Great Falls.
    Tears are shed but also -- laughter is heard -- as friends and family of fallen Deputy Sheriff Joe Dunn remember him during a funeral service in Great Falls.
  • Butte Man Charged with Prostitution After Lap Dance

    Butte Man Charged with Prostitution After Lap Dance

    Friday, August 22 2014 2:48 AM EDT2014-08-22 06:48:18 GMT

    A 53-year-old Butte man gets into trouble with police after a lap dance at a strip club.

    A 53-year-old Butte man gets into trouble with police after a lap dance at a strip club.

  • Prosecutor: Drug-Fueled Rampage Striking Deputy

    Prosecutor: Drug-Fueled Rampage Striking Deputy

    Friday, August 22 2014 2:20 AM EDT2014-08-22 06:20:54 GMT
    The prosecutor says the man charged with killing Deputy Sheriff Joe Dunn was on a "drug-fueled rampage" while being chased by law enforcement.
    The prosecutor says the man charged with killing Deputy Sheriff Joe Dunn was on a "drug-fueled rampage" while being chased by law enforcement.
  • EXCLUSIVE: Suspect's Mother Speaks Out

    EXCLUSIVE: Suspect's Mother Speaks Out

    Friday, August 22 2014 2:07 AM EDT2014-08-22 06:07:48 GMT
    Shortly after Adam Sanchez, Jr. was arraigned, his mother spoke exclusively to KULR-8 News. Susan Sanchez says her son Adam may have done drugs, but she swears her son isn't a violent person.
    Shortly after Adam Sanchez, Jr. was arraigned, his mother spoke exclusively to KULR-8 News. Susan Sanchez says her son Adam may have done drugs, but she swears her son isn't a violent person.
  • Community Pays Last Respects to Fallen Deputy

    Community Pays Last Respects to Fallen Deputy

    Friday, August 22 2014 1:57 AM EDT2014-08-22 05:57:06 GMT
    The 33-year-old deputy sheriff was hit by a vehicle in a high-speed chase one week ago, leaving behind a wife and two children.Thousands attended Thursday's service and paid their respects to the fallen deputy.The overcast skies and occasional rain made an already somber day more somber as law enforcement agencies from the entire state of Montana and neighboring states gathered to honor the life and service of Joseph Dunn."Just showing respect to a fallen hero," says Jamie Mickealson from Gre...
    The 33-year-old deputy sheriff was hit by a vehicle in a high-speed chase one week ago, leaving behind a wife and two children.Thousands attended Thursday's service and paid their respects to the fallen deputy.The overcast skies and occasional rain made an already somber day more somber as law enforcement agencies from the entire state of Montana and neighboring states gathered to honor the life and service of Joseph Dunn."Just showing respect to a fallen hero," says Jamie Mickealson from Gre...
  • Daines Vows to Protect Coal Industry and Middle Class

    Friday, August 22 2014 12:05 AM EDT2014-08-22 04:05:06 GMT
    Lawmakers in major coal states are paying attention in the face of Environmental Protection Agency demands on coal power plants to cut their carbon emissions. Congressman Steve Daines tells KULR-8 he plans to take the concerns of Montanans back to Washington D.C. Daines hosted a roundtable discussion with local business leaders in Billings.
    Lawmakers in major coal states are paying attention in the face of Environmental Protection Agency demands on coal power plants to cut their carbon emissions. Congressman Steve Daines tells KULR-8 he plans to take the concerns of Montanans back to Washington D.C. Daines hosted a roundtable discussion with local business leaders in Billings.
  • Yellowstone National Park Free on Monday

    Yellowstone National Park Free on Monday

    Thursday, August 21 2014 12:16 PM EDT2014-08-21 16:16:06 GMT
    We have some good news and bad news about Yellowstone National Park.
    We have some good news and bad news about Yellowstone National Park.
  • KULR-8 Goes "Over The Edge"

    KULR-8 Goes "Over The Edge"

    Thursday, August 21 2014 1:49 AM EDT2014-08-21 05:49:24 GMT

    Tomorrow is the annual fundraiser for Special Olympics Montana, Over The Edge. Those who raise money get to rappel off the top of the tallest building in Montana, the First Interstate Bank downtown.

    Tomorrow is the annual fundraiser for Special Olympics Montana, Over The Edge. Those who raise money get to rappel off the top of the tallest building in Montana, the First Interstate Bank downtown.


  • 99th MontanaFair Sets All-time Records

    99th MontanaFair Sets All-time Records

    Thursday, August 21 2014 1:36 AM EDT2014-08-21 05:36:37 GMT

    The 99th MontanaFair was a huge hit this year, as the event was able to break a few all-time records.

    The 99th MontanaFair was a huge hit this year, as the event was able to break a few all-time records.


  • How Are Police Trained to Handle Riots?

    How Are Police Trained to Handle Riots?

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 8:43 PM EDT2014-08-21 00:43:01 GMT
    While riots like the ones in Ferguson have never happened in Billings, the Billings Police Department is trained to deal with large crowd protests.
    While riots like the ones in Ferguson have never happened in Billings, the Billings Police Department is trained to deal with large crowd protests.
  • Unofficial Wyoming Primary Results - All Counties Reporting

    Unofficial Wyoming Primary Results - All Counties Reporting

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 2:32 AM EDT2014-08-20 06:32:15 GMT
    The unofficial results of the Wyoming primary election.
    The unofficial results of the Wyoming primary election.
  • Yellowstone Seeing More Drones

    Yellowstone Seeing More Drones

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 2:08 AM EDT2014-08-20 06:08:43 GMT
    Yellowstone National Park faces a new challenge -- drones!
    Yellowstone National Park faces a new challenge -- drones!
  • Kids Get Special Bike Donation

    Kids Get Special Bike Donation

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 1:36 AM EDT2014-08-20 05:36:05 GMT

    Merrill Lynch is stepping up to donate 50 bicycles to Boys & Girls Club Members.

    Merrill Lynch is stepping up to donate 50 bicycles to Boys & Girls Club Members.


  • Rocky Administrators Accept Ice Bucket Challenge

    Rocky Administrators Accept Ice Bucket Challenge

    Wednesday, August 20 2014 1:33 AM EDT2014-08-20 05:33:52 GMT

    Tuesday, the administration at Rocky Mountain College was challenged by the football team to take the challenge or donate $100.

    Tuesday, the administration at Rocky Mountain College was challenged by the football team to take the challenge or donate $100.


  • Proposed Refinery Would Create Six Figure Salary Jobs

    Proposed Refinery Would Create Six Figure Salary Jobs

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 8:51 PM EDT2014-08-20 00:51:24 GMT
    A new oil refinery could begin construction as early as spring 2015.
    A new oil refinery could begin construction as early as spring 2015.
  • Man Sentenced to 100 Years for Double Homicide

    Man Sentenced to 100 Years for Double Homicide

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 8:37 PM EDT2014-08-20 00:37:37 GMT
    The man who killed the Edwards sisters in January 2012 was sentenced to 100 years in prison Tuesday.
    The man who killed the Edwards sisters in January 2012 was sentenced to 100 years in prison Tuesday.
  • Take a Look Inside the New SCHEELS

    Take a Look Inside the New SCHEELS

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 8:36 PM EDT2014-08-20 00:36:07 GMT
    The new SCHEELS store, which is more than five times larger than the Rimrock Mall location, is set to open in a few weeks.
    The new SCHEELS store, which is more than five times larger than the Rimrock Mall location, is set to open in a few weeks.
  • Tea Party Park County

    Tea Party Park County

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 8:16 PM EDT2014-08-20 00:16:42 GMT
    The Tea Party has been very active in Park County, Wyoming. It brought in national figures, and worked to have a Republican office holder censured.  
    The Tea Party has been very active in Park County, Wyoming. It brought in national figures, and worked to have a Republican office holder censured.  
  • Mild Fire Season Means Big Savings

    Mild Fire Season Means Big Savings

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 8:10 PM EDT2014-08-20 00:10:35 GMT
    The 2014 wildfire season has been a mild one so far, potentially benefiting next year's fire season.
    The 2014 wildfire season has been a mild one so far, potentially benefiting next year's fire season.
  • Former Billings Teacher Charged with Child Pornography

    Former Billings Teacher Charged with Child Pornography

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 8:03 PM EDT2014-08-20 00:03:30 GMT
    A former West High Teacher has now been officially charged by the federal government.
    A former West High Teacher has now been officially charged by the federal government.
  • Billings Vet Named Volunteer of the Year

    Billings Vet Named Volunteer of the Year

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 7:10 PM EDT2014-08-19 23:10:42 GMT
    A Billings man is named Volunteer-of-the-Year by Disabled American Veterans. Ernie L. Flynn, Sr., is a 100-percent blind army veteran who served in Vietnam. The DAV awarded him the George H. Seal Memorial Trophy at the group's annual convention in Las Vegas. Flynn works with the DAV Transportation Network Office at the Veterans Affairs Memorial Clinic in Billings. ERNIE L. FLYNN, SR., IS A 100-PERCENT BLIND ARMY VETERAN WHO SERVED IN VIETNAM. THE D-A-V AWARDED HIM THE *GEORGE H. SEAL MEMORIAL...
    A Billings man is named Volunteer-of-the-Year by Disabled American Veterans. Ernie L. Flynn, Sr., is a 100-percent blind army veteran who served in Vietnam. The DAV awarded him the George H. Seal Memorial Trophy at the group's annual convention in Las Vegas. Flynn works with the DAV Transportation Network Office at the Veterans Affairs Memorial Clinic in Billings. ERNIE L. FLYNN, SR., IS A 100-PERCENT BLIND ARMY VETERAN WHO SERVED IN VIETNAM. THE D-A-V AWARDED HIM THE *GEORGE H. SEAL MEMORIAL...
  • United Blood Services Needs Your Help

    United Blood Services Needs Your Help

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 1:38 AM EDT2014-08-19 05:38:58 GMT

    The non-profit community blood center has seen a significant decrease in donations this summer, and they have not seen supply fall so far behind demand in the last six years.

    The non-profit community blood center has seen a significant decrease in donations this summer, and they have not seen supply fall so far behind demand in the last six years.

  • Wildfires Can Help Discover History

    Wildfires Can Help Discover History

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 1:34 AM EDT2014-08-19 05:34:46 GMT
    A Wyoming archeologist discovers fire scars produce 1600 percent more ancient artifacts than unburned areas.
    A Wyoming archeologist discovers fire scars produce 1600 percent more ancient artifacts than unburned areas.
  • City Council Members Tour New Downtown Garage

    City Council Members Tour New Downtown Garage

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 1:29 AM EDT2014-08-19 05:29:34 GMT
    Billings City Council receives the very first tour of the new empire parking garage on Monday afternoon.
    Billings City Council receives the very first tour of the new empire parking garage on Monday afternoon.
  • NDO Supporters Hold Rally

    NDO Supporters Hold Rally

    Tuesday, August 19 2014 12:48 AM EDT2014-08-19 04:48:24 GMT

    Mayor Tom Hanel, along with five other council members voted to strike down the Non-Discrimination Ordinance.

    Mayor Tom Hanel, along with five other council members voted to strike down the Non-Discrimination Ordinance.


  • Daines Staying Focused No Matter the Opponent

    Daines Staying Focused No Matter the Opponent

    Monday, August 18 2014 11:52 PM EDT2014-08-19 03:52:32 GMT
    Congressman Steve Daines says not much of his campaign will change now that he has a new opponent.
    Congressman Steve Daines says not much of his campaign will change now that he has a new opponent.
  • Yellowstone Area Could See More Quakes

    Yellowstone Area Could See More Quakes

    Monday, August 18 2014 11:34 PM EDT2014-08-19 03:34:38 GMT
    A new U.S. Geological Survey report states Yellowstone National Park and the area around it has a greater risk of earthquakes than previously thought.
    A new U.S. Geological Survey report states Yellowstone National Park and the area around it has a greater risk of earthquakes than previously thought.
  • 8-Year-Old Dies After Fall at Yellowstone

    8-Year-Old Dies After Fall at Yellowstone

    Monday, August 18 2014 11:23 PM EDT2014-08-19 03:23:47 GMT
    A young girl died after falling in Yellowstone National Park.A spokesperson for the park service says the accident happened Sunday morning near the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone.
    A young girl died after falling in Yellowstone National Park.A spokesperson for the park service says the accident happened Sunday morning near the Grand Canyon of the Yellowstone.
  • Future Plans for Rockin' the Rims

    Future Plans for Rockin' the Rims

    Monday, August 18 2014 9:14 PM EDT2014-08-19 01:14:52 GMT
    Rockin' the Rims on the Yellowstone brought a day's worth of music to Coulson Park, which organizers are calling a success.
    Rockin' the Rims on the Yellowstone brought a day's worth of music to Coulson Park, which organizers are calling a success.
  • Two Local Teachers Get Thank You Grants

    Two Local Teachers Get Thank You Grants

    Monday, August 18 2014 8:36 PM EDT2014-08-19 00:36:28 GMT
    Two local teachers got a big thank you for all their hard work.
    Two local teachers got a big thank you for all their hard work.
  • Montana Sends More Help to Battle Washington Wildfires

    Montana Sends More Help to Battle Washington Wildfires

    Monday, August 18 2014 8:32 PM EDT2014-08-19 00:32:12 GMT
    The Montana Army National Guard continues to help the state of Washington battle wildfires.
    The Montana Army National Guard continues to help the state of Washington battle wildfires.
  • After 2 Years A Family May Get Justice

    After 2 Years A Family May Get Justice

    Monday, August 18 2014 8:27 PM EDT2014-08-19 00:27:55 GMT
    It's been more than 2 years since a man killed two sisters in Billings and now the family might finally get some peace.
    It's been more than 2 years since a man killed two sisters in Billings and now the family might finally get some peace.
  • More than $20,000 Raised for Fallen Deputy

    More than $20,000 Raised for Fallen Deputy

    Monday, August 18 2014 8:25 PM EDT2014-08-19 00:25:52 GMT
    Friends, family, and law enforcement officials sent their condolences this past weekend in support of fallen Cascade County Deputy Joe Dunn.
    Friends, family, and law enforcement officials sent their condolences this past weekend in support of fallen Cascade County Deputy Joe Dunn.
  • SWX Airs Seven Combined Cat and Griz Games

    New SWX Channel Airs Seven Cat and Griz Games

    Monday, August 18 2014 7:25 PM EDT2014-08-18 23:25:04 GMT
    KULR-8 brings you coverage of 14 combined Bobcat and Grizzly games this fall. Our new 8.2 channel SWX airs seven of the games, while the other seven air on KULR.
    KULR-8 brings you coverage of 14 combined Bobcat and Grizzly games this fall. Our new 8.2 channel SWX airs seven of the games, while the other seven air on KULR.
  • MontanaFair 2014 in the Books

    MontanaFair 2014 in the Books

    Sunday, August 17 2014 5:29 PM EDT2014-08-17 21:29:46 GMT
    After nine days, MontanaFair 2014 wrapped. MetraPark General Manager Bill Dutcher said last year, record numbers were set, but this year is on par to surpass records set last year.John Hanschen, Mighty Thomas Carnival President, said there were two record days. Both Saturdays went above and beyond everyone's expectations. Hanschen said his carnival is only a small part of MontanaFair. The whole package includes rodeo, 4-H Exhibits, and all the vendors set up in the Montana Pavilion.
    After nine days, MontanaFair 2014 wrapped. MetraPark General Manager Bill Dutcher said last year, record numbers were set, but this year is on par to surpass records set last year.John Hanschen, Mighty Thomas Carnival President, said there were two record days. Both Saturdays went above and beyond everyone's expectations. Hanschen said his carnival is only a small part of MontanaFair. The whole package includes rodeo, 4-H Exhibits, and all the vendors set up in the Montana Pavilion.
  • Safe and Secure at the Fair

    Safe and Secure at the Fair

    Sunday, August 17 2014 1:05 PM EDT2014-08-17 17:05:50 GMT
    Dan Laswell, Starflex Crowd Management Services Montana Operations Manager, said the CMS handles security, but their main focus is to manage the crowds and provide a safe, fun environment for everyone attending the fair.Laswell said the staff numbers fluctuate throughout the day, but fair patrons and vendors can be sure of their safety because around the clock security is on the fairgrounds throughout MontanaFair.
    Dan Laswell, Starflex Crowd Management Services Montana Operations Manager, said the CMS handles security, but their main focus is to manage the crowds and provide a safe, fun environment for everyone attending the fair.Laswell said the staff numbers fluctuate throughout the day, but fair patrons and vendors can be sure of their safety because around the clock security is on the fairgrounds throughout MontanaFair.
  • Unique, Local Vendors at MontanaFair

    Unique, Local Vendors at MontanaFair

    Saturday, August 16 2014 1:10 AM EDT2014-08-16 05:10:43 GMT
    Brockel's Chocolate and the Jewelry Box are two of the local vendors at MontanaFair.
    Brockel's Chocolate and the Jewelry Box are two of the local vendors at MontanaFair.
  • Eleutian Techonolgy Staying Put in Cody

    Eleutian Techonolgy Staying Put in Cody

    Saturday, August 16 2014 12:41 AM EDT2014-08-16 04:41:01 GMT
    Contrary to recent reports, Eleutian Technology in Cody is not in danger of shutting down or pulling jobs out of northwest Wyoming.
    Contrary to recent reports, Eleutian Technology in Cody is not in danger of shutting down or pulling jobs out of northwest Wyoming.
  • Junior League Wants to Help Build Children's Museum

    Junior League Wants to Help Build Children's Museum

    Saturday, August 16 2014 12:39 AM EDT2014-08-16 04:39:42 GMT
    The community group that initiated “Tumbleweed” and “Access for All Children” at Rose Park is looking for new members to help with a grand project.
    The community group that initiated “Tumbleweed” and “Access for All Children” at Rose Park is looking for new members to help with a grand project.
  • YMCA Remodeling Project Finishes Phase I

    YMCA Remodeling Project Finishes Phase I

    Saturday, August 16 2014 12:38 AM EDT2014-08-16 04:38:45 GMT
    Phase one construction at the YMCA is wrapping up. Construction crews are doctoring up the finishing touches in the new men's locker room.
    Phase one construction at the YMCA is wrapping up. Construction crews are doctoring up the finishing touches in the new men's locker room.
  • Local Police React to Fallen Deputy

    Local Police React to Fallen Deputy

    Saturday, August 16 2014 12:24 AM EDT2014-08-16 04:24:51 GMT
    After Thursday's tragic outcome to a high speed chase, local law enforcement authorities are reminded just how dangerous their job can be.
    After Thursday's tragic outcome to a high speed chase, local law enforcement authorities are reminded just how dangerous their job can be.
  • Walsh Talks to Ranchers While Plagiarism Probe Begins

    Walsh Talks to Ranchers While Plagiarism Probe Begins

    Friday, August 15 2014 9:41 PM EDT2014-08-16 01:41:01 GMT
    Ranchers and cattlemen met on Friday in Billings to discuss issues they'll be facing in the future. Senator John Walsh attended while he is being investigated for plagiarism at the U.S. Army War College.
    Ranchers and cattlemen met on Friday in Billings to discuss issues they'll be facing in the future. Senator John Walsh attended while he is being investigated for plagiarism at the U.S. Army War College.
  • Albertsons Grocery Stores Hacked

    Albertsons Grocery Stores Hacked

    Friday, August 15 2014 9:32 PM EDT2014-08-16 01:32:33 GMT
    Albertsons is now the latest retailer to be hit by hackers, trying to get customer's credit and debit card information.
    Albertsons is now the latest retailer to be hit by hackers, trying to get customer's credit and debit card information.
  • Man Who Fell Off Rims Identified

    Man Who Fell Off Rims Identified

    Friday, August 15 2014 9:31 PM EDT2014-08-16 01:31:54 GMT
    We are continuing to follow the story about the man found dead at the base of the rims Thursday night.
    We are continuing to follow the story about the man found dead at the base of the rims Thursday night.
  • Fallen Deputy Was Veteran

    Fallen Deputy Was Veteran

    Friday, August 15 2014 9:12 PM EDT2014-08-16 01:12:41 GMT
    We now know the name of the deputy killed in the line of duty after a high speed chase.
    We now know the name of the deputy killed in the line of duty after a high speed chase.
  • Man Accused of Murder Pleads Not Guilty

    Man Accused of Murder Pleads Not Guilty

    Friday, August 15 2014 8:54 PM EDT2014-08-16 00:54:21 GMT
    The man accused of killing another man by slicing his throat appears in court.
    The man accused of killing another man by slicing his throat appears in court.
  • Billings Catholic Schools Implement Drug Policy

    Billings Catholic Schools Implement Drug Policy

    Friday, August 15 2014 8:53 PM EDT2014-08-16 00:53:32 GMT
    Billings Catholic Schools begins its new drug testing policy at Central High School this fall.
    Billings Catholic Schools begins its new drug testing policy at Central High School this fall.
  • Energy Company Scopes Billings as Potential Site

    Energy Company Scopes Billings as Potential Site

    Friday, August 15 2014 8:53 PM EDT2014-08-16 00:53:31 GMT
    Billings is an energy hub with refineries in Yellowstone County and development in surrounding areas like the Bakken and Wyoming.
    Billings is an energy hub with refineries in Yellowstone County and development in surrounding areas like the Bakken and Wyoming.
  • Billings is Ready Rally

    Billings is Ready Rally

    Friday, August 15 2014 8:53 PM EDT2014-08-16 00:53:20 GMT
    In light of the Non-Discrimination Ordinance failing, supporters of the NDO are hosting a rally, to support fairness for all. Billings is Ready Rally will take place Monday, August 18th, from 5 to 7 P.M. at First Congregational Church, in Billings.
    In light of the Non-Discrimination Ordinance failing, supporters of the NDO are hosting a rally, to support fairness for all. Billings is Ready Rally will take place Monday, August 18th, from 5 to 7 P.M. at First Congregational Church, in Billings.
  • Major Road Closures at Yellowstone National Park Coming

    Major Road Closures at Yellowstone National Park Coming

    Friday, August 15 2014 2:49 PM EDT2014-08-15 18:49:16 GMT
    Heads up if you're thinking about heading to Yellowstone National Park after Labor Day to try to avoid the big tourist season.
    Heads up if you're thinking about heading to Yellowstone National Park after Labor Day to try to avoid the big tourist season.
  • UPDATE: Early Morning Fire Claims a Life

    UPDATE: Early Morning Fire Claims a Life

    Friday, August 15 2014 11:26 AM EDT2014-08-15 15:26:08 GMT
    An early morning fire claimed on Thursday claimed the life of a Billings resident.
    An early morning fire claimed on Thursday claimed the life of a Billings resident.
  • Police Investigating Death on the Rims

    Police Investigating Death on the Rims

    Friday, August 15 2014 11:22 AM EDT2014-08-15 15:22:08 GMT
    Billings police are investigating the death of a man found at the base of the Rims Thursday night.
    Billings police are investigating the death of a man found at the base of the Rims Thursday night.
  • News Crew Sings Wake Up Montana Song

    News Crew Sings Wake Up Montana Song

    Friday, August 15 2014 9:50 AM EDT2014-08-15 13:50:10 GMT
    Click the video to hear the KULR-8 news team and sales staff sing Wake Up Montana. Feel free to send us your best renditions of the song to news@kulr.com
    Click the video to hear the KULR-8 news team and sales staff sing Wake Up Montana. Feel free to send us your best renditions of the song to news@kulr.com
  • Fair Food Dilemma?

    Fair Food Dilemma?

    Friday, August 15 2014 2:47 AM EDT2014-08-15 06:47:49 GMT
    A few days into MontanaFair, people started complaining of suffering from food poisoning like symptoms. Marilyn Tapia, Director of Environmental Services at RiverStone Health said, if people feel they became sick from something they ate at the fair or any food establishment, the first thing they need to do is call the Environmental Health Services Department of RiverStone Health.
    A few days into MontanaFair, people started complaining of suffering from food poisoning like symptoms. Marilyn Tapia, Director of Environmental Services at RiverStone Health said, if people feel they became sick from something they ate at the fair or any food establishment, the first thing they need to do is call the Environmental Health Services Department of RiverStone Health.
  • Small Sweet Surprise for a Small Montana Town

    Small Sweet Surprise for a Small Montana Town

    Friday, August 15 2014 1:02 AM EDT2014-08-15 05:02:23 GMT
    If you're one of the 37 people who live in Neihart, you're in for a treat. Cookie giant, Oreo is sending a small surprise for the folks in Neihart and 49 other small towns across the country.
    If you're one of the 37 people who live in Neihart, you're in for a treat. Cookie giant, Oreo is sending a small surprise for the folks in Neihart and 49 other small towns across the country.
  • Potential Montana Distillery ... Largest West of the Mississippi

    Potential Montana Distillery ... Largest West of the Mississippi

    Friday, August 15 2014 1:01 AM EDT2014-08-15 05:01:36 GMT
    Headframe Spirits in Butte has big plans brewing that would expand their whiskey business.
    Headframe Spirits in Butte has big plans brewing that would expand their whiskey business.
  • Deputy Killed in High Speed Chase

    Deputy Killed in High Speed Chase

    Thursday, August 14 2014 11:27 PM EDT2014-08-15 03:27:57 GMT
    A Cascade County Sheriff's Deputy is dead following a high speed chase in which it appears the deputy may have been struck by the suspect's vehicle.
    A Cascade County Sheriff's Deputy is dead following a high speed chase in which it appears the deputy may have been struck by the suspect's vehicle.
  • RiverStone Health Celebrates 30 Years

    RiverStone Health Celebrates 30 Years

    Thursday, August 14 2014 11:20 PM EDT2014-08-15 03:20:47 GMT
    Since opening their doors in 1984, RiverStone Health has had more than one million patient visits; provided more than $40,000,000 in charity care; increased their patients per day over 500%; and increased their clinic size from the size of a basketball court, to more than half a football field.
    Since opening their doors in 1984, RiverStone Health has had more than one million patient visits; provided more than $40,000,000 in charity care; increased their patients per day over 500%; and increased their clinic size from the size of a basketball court, to more than half a football field.
  • Stuck? Free App Let's You Complain to Congress

    Stuck? Free App Let's You Complain to Congress

    Thursday, August 14 2014 10:07 PM EDT2014-08-15 02:07:29 GMT
    This could be something useful if you get stuck in the Billings airport or trying to get back to Billings. Whether stranded at an airport or stuck in traffic, there's a new app that streams your complaints or concerns directly to lawmakers.
    This could be something useful if you get stuck in the Billings airport or trying to get back to Billings. Whether stranded at an airport or stuck in traffic, there's a new app that streams your complaints or concerns directly to lawmakers.
  • Explosives Thief Pleads Guilty

    Explosives Thief Pleads Guilty

    Thursday, August 14 2014 9:59 PM EDT2014-08-15 01:59:38 GMT
    It was a case that had the town of Red Lodge on edge, stolen explosives from a nearby bunker. On Thursday, that case nears a close.
    It was a case that had the town of Red Lodge on edge, stolen explosives from a nearby bunker. On Thursday, that case nears a close.
  • Firefighters Able to Save Several Pets from a Fire

    Firefighters Able to Save Several Pets from a Fire

    Thursday, August 14 2014 9:55 PM EDT2014-08-15 01:55:36 GMT
    The Billings Fire Department responded to a neighbor's report of smoke coming from a home on Wingate Lane Thursday afternoon and were able to rescue several pets.
    The Billings Fire Department responded to a neighbor's report of smoke coming from a home on Wingate Lane Thursday afternoon and were able to rescue several pets.
  • Kids Unknowingly Come Together to Create Masterpiece

    Kids Unknowingly Come Together to Create Masterpiece

    Thursday, August 14 2014 9:50 PM EDT2014-08-15 01:50:30 GMT
    MontanaFair is showcasing art across the fairgrounds from hundreds of local artists. One group of kids were given individual projects, but when put together recreated a masterpiece. 
    MontanaFair is showcasing art across the fairgrounds from hundreds of local artists. One group of kids were given individual projects, but when put together recreated a masterpiece. 
  • Rockin' the Rims Final Preparations

    Rockin' the Rims Final Preparations

    Thursday, August 14 2014 8:47 PM EDT2014-08-15 00:47:18 GMT
    Rockin' the Rims starts at noon, Saturday, August 16th. Here are a few things to keep in mind:
    Rockin' the Rims starts at noon, Saturday, August 16th. Here are a few things to keep in mind:
  • Seeking Solutions for Overcrowding at the Jail

    Seeking Solutions for Overcrowding at the Jail

    Thursday, August 14 2014 8:40 PM EDT2014-08-15 00:40:01 GMT
    With a growing population, law enforcement officials are arresting more people for crimes, leading to an overcrowding issue at the Yellowstone County Detention Facility.
    With a growing population, law enforcement officials are arresting more people for crimes, leading to an overcrowding issue at the Yellowstone County Detention Facility.
  • Man Accused of Murder Pleads Not Guilty

    Man Accused of Murder Pleads Not Guilty

    Thursday, August 14 2014 8:36 PM EDT2014-08-15 00:36:38 GMT
    The man accused of a year-old murder made his first appearance in court Thursday.
    The man accused of a year-old murder made his first appearance in court Thursday.
  • Coroner Identifies Pryor Woman in Rollover Crash

    Coroner Identifies Pryor Woman in Rollover Crash

    Thursday, August 14 2014 8:11 PM EDT2014-08-15 00:11:09 GMT
    A one-vehicle rollover accident claimed the life of a 28-year-old woman, but a 2-year-old boy was in good condition.
    UPDATE: A one-vehicle rollover accident claimed the life of 28-year-old Nikki C. Dillon, but a 2-year-old boy was in good condition.
  • Motorcyclist Dead After Collision With SUV

    Motorcyclist Dead After Collision With SUV

    Thursday, August 14 2014 12:47 AM EDT2014-08-14 04:47:49 GMT

    A 21-year-old man died Wednesday after losing control of his dirt bike while traveling on Pemberton across Lake Elmo Drive.

    A 21-year-old man died Wednesday after losing control of his dirt bike while traveling on Pemberton across Lake Elmo Drive.


  • Yellowstone: Search Continues for Missing Man

    Yellowstone: Search Continues for Missing Man

    Wednesday, August 13 2014 9:56 PM EDT2014-08-14 01:56:23 GMT
    The search continues for a man carried away by high waters in Yellowstone. Park officials say 22-year-old Darien Latty of Georgia was floating on an inner tube on the Lamar River, when rushing waters swept him down river.
    The search continues for a man carried away by high waters in Yellowstone. Park officials say 22-year-old Darien Latty of Georgia was floating on an inner tube on the Lamar River, when rushing waters swept him down river.
  • Judge Warns AG and Other Judges About Sobriety Program Ruling

    Judge Warns AG and Other Judges About Sobriety Program Ruling

    Wednesday, August 13 2014 9:44 PM EDT2014-08-14 01:44:13 GMT
    The judge who made the ruling against the 24/7 Sobriety Program wants to be left alone.
    The judge who made the ruling against the 24/7 Sobriety Program wants to be left alone.
  • When It's Okay to Shoot a Bear

    When It's Okay to Shoot a Bear

    Wednesday, August 13 2014 9:30 PM EDT2014-08-14 01:30:07 GMT
    A follow-up to the bear in the home story we brought to you on Tuesday. What are the rules on shooting bears and other wildlife?
    A follow-up to the bear in the home story we brought to you on Tuesday. What are the rules on shooting bears and other wildlife?
  • Harry Potter Fans, Montana Has Neighborhood for You

    Harry Potter Fans, Montana Has Neighborhood for You

    Wednesday, August 13 2014 9:24 PM EDT2014-08-14 01:24:36 GMT
    If you are a Harry Potter fan, boy do we have a place for you to live, right here in Montana.
    If you are a Harry Potter fan, boy do we have a place for you to live, right here in Montana.
  • Business is Booming in Billings

    Business is Booming in Billings

    Wednesday, August 13 2014 9:05 PM EDT2014-08-14 01:05:18 GMT
    We all know that business in Billings is a big industry, and new stores are continuing to come into downtown. Businesses say it has a good location for foot traffic.
    We all know that business in Billings is a big industry, and new stores are continuing to come into downtown. Businesses say it has a good location for foot traffic.
  • Nurses Say "No" to 3-Year-Contract

    Nurses Say "No" to 3-Year-Contract

    Wednesday, August 13 2014 8:55 PM EDT2014-08-14 00:55:02 GMT
    Billings Clinic nurses said "no" to a new three-year contract.
    Billings Clinic nurses said "no" to a new three-year contract.
  • Senator Walsh Visits Billings

    Senator Walsh Visits Billings

    Wednesday, August 13 2014 8:30 PM EDT2014-08-14 00:30:32 GMT
    Senator John Walsh continues his trip around the state, and Wednesday he made a stop in Billings.
    Senator John Walsh continues his trip around the state, and Wednesday he made a stop in Billings.
  • School Tours

    School Tours

    Wednesday, August 13 2014 8:29 AM EDT2014-08-13 12:29:50 GMT
    Dozens of parents had the opportunity to see the progress of neighborhood schools undergoing renovations. 
    Dozens of parents had the opportunity to see the progress of neighborhood schools undergoing renovations. 
  • BBQ at MontanaFair

    BBQ at MontanaFair

    Wednesday, August 13 2014 1:23 AM EDT2014-08-13 05:23:00 GMT
    On Monday night, fans of serious barbeque had a chance to take their love to the next level by becoming certified Kansas City Barbeque Society judges at MontanaFair. For a handful of the new judges, the class was also about gaining a competitive edge.Lester Hankes, the owner of Cowboys in Huntley, is already earning a name for himself in the local barbeque scene, but to take it to the next level, he wanted to take the judging class. "As a cook, I'm trying to learn how to see what the judges a...
    On Monday night, fans of serious barbeque had a chance to take their love to the next level by becoming certified Kansas City Barbeque Society judges at MontanaFair. For a handful of the new judges, the class was also about gaining a competitive edge.Lester Hankes, the owner of Cowboys in Huntley, is already earning a name for himself in the local barbeque scene, but to take it to the next level, he wanted to take the judging class. "As a cook, I'm trying to learn how to see what the judges a...
  • Black Bear Invades Ashland Couple's Home

    Black Bear Invades Ashland Couple's Home

    Wednesday, August 13 2014 12:31 AM EDT2014-08-13 04:31:30 GMT
    Courtesy: Jeannette LeiCourtesy: Jeannette Lei
    An Ashland couple got an intruder they didn't expect – a black bear in their home.
    An Ashland couple got an intruder they didn't expect – a black bear in their home.
  • Man Arrested in Year Old Murder Case

    Man Arrested in Year Old Murder Case

    Wednesday, August 13 2014 12:00 AM EDT2014-08-13 04:00:37 GMT
    Deputies made an arrest on Tuesday in a murder case from more than a year ago.
    Deputies made an arrest on Tuesday in a murder case from more than a year ago.
  • Patrol: Mechanical Problem Lead to Fire Truck Crash Killing 6

    Patrol: Mechanical Problem Lead to Fire Truck Crash Killing 6

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 11:29 PM EDT2014-08-13 03:29:35 GMT
    Montana Highway Patrol announces the fatal collision on Highway 12 that killed six people was caused by mechanical failure of the fire truck.
    Montana Highway Patrol announces the fatal collision on Highway 12 that killed six people was caused by mechanical failure of the fire truck.
  • Billings Clinic Nurses Vote on New Contract

    Billings Clinic Nurses Vote on New Contract

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 11:11 PM EDT2014-08-13 03:11:42 GMT
    Some nurses at Billings Clinic voted on Tuesday on a new 3-year contract.
    Some nurses at Billings Clinic voted on Tuesday on a new 3-year contract.
  • Walsh Makes First Appearance Since Withdrawal From Race

    Walsh Makes First Appearance Since Withdrawal From Race

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 11:00 PM EDT2014-08-13 03:00:44 GMT
    As the Democratic Party gets ready to decide on a candidate in the race for senate, current Senator John Walsh makes his first appearance after announcing his withdrawal.
    As the Democratic Party gets ready to decide on a candidate in the race for senate, current Senator John Walsh makes his first appearance after announcing his withdrawal.
  • Yellowstone Park Searchers Looking for Missing Man

    Yellowstone Park Searchers Looking for Missing Man

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 10:55 PM EDT2014-08-13 02:55:25 GMT
    A man is missing in Yellowstone National Park. Searchers are looking for 22-year-old Darien Latty.
    A man is missing in Yellowstone National Park. Searchers are looking for 22-year-old Darien Latty.
  • MontanaFair Concerts Bring in Big Numbers

    MontanaFair Concerts Bring in Big Numbers

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 10:53 PM EDT2014-08-13 02:53:01 GMT
    Did you check out any concerts last weekend? Well, a lot of people did.
    Did you check out any concerts last weekend? Well, a lot of people did.
  • What's Next After the NDO is Struck Down

    What's Next After the NDO is Struck Down

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 10:12 PM EDT2014-08-13 02:12:20 GMT
    Now that the non-discrimination ordinance is struck down in Billings, what does this mean?
    Now that the non-discrimination ordinance is struck down in Billings, what does this mean?
  • Man Admits Role in 2013 Murder

    Man Admits Role in 2013 Murder

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 10:09 PM EDT2014-08-13 02:09:52 GMT
    A man changes his plea for his role in a January 2013 homicide.
    A man changes his plea for his role in a January 2013 homicide.
  • Sheriff's Deputies Arrest Homicide Suspect

    Sheriff's Deputies Arrest Homicide Suspect

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 10:09 PM EDT2014-08-13 02:09:08 GMT
    Deputies made an arrest Tuesday in a murder case from more than a year ago.
    Deputies made an arrest Tuesday in a murder case from more than a year ago.
  • SD2 Redistricting Criteria

    SD2 Redistricting Criteria

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 10:08 PM EDT2014-08-13 02:08:14 GMT
    School District Two's board discussed redistricting again, and talked about a specific guideline.
    School District Two's board discussed redistricting again, and talked about a specific guideline.
  • Non-Discrimination Ordinance Denied

    Non-Discrimination Ordinance Denied

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 12:17 PM EDT2014-08-12 16:17:16 GMT
    After months of emotional testimony, the Billings City Council voted against the proposed Non-Discrimination Ordinance.
    After months of emotional testimony, the Billings City Council voted against the proposed Non-Discrimination Ordinance.
  • Fair Food: Pitmasters and Vikings

    Fair Food: Pitmasters and Vikings

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 12:15 PM EDT2014-08-12 16:15:55 GMT
    Lester Hankes is a native Texan, and he's passionate about bringing an authentic, smoked-barbecue flavor to people in Billings.
    Lester Hankes is a native Texan, and he's passionate about bringing an authentic, smoked-barbecue flavor to people in Billings.
  • MontanaFair Rides

    MontanaFair Rides

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 12:14 PM EDT2014-08-12 16:14:58 GMT
    You can't have a fair without fair rides. KULR-8's Katie Chen took us on a tour of some thrill rides, and an extreme one.
    You can't have a fair without fair rides. KULR-8's Katie Chen took us on a tour of some thrill rides, and an extreme one.
  • First Reading of Non-Discrimination Ordinance Draft

    First Reading of Non-Discrimination Ordinance Draft

    Tuesday, August 12 2014 12:58 AM EDT2014-08-12 04:58:59 GMT
    The Non-Discrimination Ordinance hearing has tensions running high in the Billings City Council Chamber. Councilwoman Becky Bird walked out of of the meeting for just over ten minutes, after a brief argument with the president of Montana Family Foundation, Jeff Laszloffy. Supporters and opposers of the NDO are waiting patiently for their three minutes to speak. This is the first of two readings for the NDO draft. The second reading, if the NDO draft is approved at the first reading, will be A...
    The Non-Discrimination Ordinance hearing has tensions running high in the Billings City Council Chamber. Councilwoman Becky Bird walked out of of the meeting for just over ten minutes, after a brief argument with the president of Montana Family Foundation, Jeff Laszloffy. Supporters and opposers of the NDO are waiting patiently for their three minutes to speak. This is the first of two readings for the NDO draft. The second reading, if the NDO draft is approved at the first reading, will be A...
  • Former Daycare Owners Offer No Answers to Parents

    Former Daycare Owners Offer No Answers to Parents

    Monday, August 11 2014 5:53 PM EDT2014-08-11 21:53:15 GMT
    Over a week since closing their doors, Brady Wagner and Carrie Orr Wagner, former Ahead of the Curve Child Development Center owners, have not reached out to parents regarding the closure.
    Over a week since closing their doors, Brady Wagner and Carrie Orr Wagner, former Ahead of the Curve Child Development Center owners, have not reached out to parents regarding the closure.
  • A Performance You Don't Want to Miss

    A Performance You Don't Want to Miss

    Monday, August 11 2014 5:29 PM EDT2014-08-11 21:29:58 GMT
    With accomplishments ranging from touring with Destiny's Child and Nelly, to being in the Top 40 on America's Got Talent, Kazual is a fresh, RB group, with the vocal and dancing skills rivaling many popular singers. They will perform at MontanaFair, every day at 3:45, 6:00, and 8:30 PM at the Pond Stage.
    With accomplishments ranging from touring with Destiny's Child and Nelly, to being in the Top 40 on America's Got Talent, Kazual is a fresh, RB group, with the vocal and dancing skills rivaling many popular singers. They will perform at MontanaFair, every day at 3:45, 6:00, and 8:30 PM at the Pond Stage.
  • Billings Clinic Nurses to Vote on New Contract

    Billings Clinic Nurses to Vote on New Contract

    Monday, August 11 2014 4:00 PM EDT2014-08-11 20:00:07 GMT
    Nurses at Billings Clinic are getting ready to vote on a new three-year contract, but right now, the nurses union does not support it.
    Nurses at Billings Clinic are getting ready to vote on a new three-year contract, but right now, the nurses union does not support it.
  • I-90 Crash Leaves Driver Injured

    I-90 Crash Leaves Driver Injured

    Sunday, August 10 2014 9:43 PM EDT2014-08-11 01:43:29 GMT
    A man is transported to the hospital after a single-car accident on I-90 Sunday afternoon.
    A man is transported to the hospital after a single-car accident on I-90 Sunday afternoon.
  • Pop Evil Performs in Billings at MontanaFair

    Pop Evil Performs in Billings at MontanaFair

    Sunday, August 10 2014 9:35 PM EDT2014-08-11 01:35:25 GMT
    Pop Evil is rocking the Rimrock Auto Arena Sunday night for MontanaFair.
    Pop Evil is rocking the Rimrock Auto Arena Sunday night for MontanaFair.
  • Lunch Bunch Starts Monday at MontanaFair

    Lunch Bunch Starts Monday at MontanaFair

    Sunday, August 10 2014 9:31 PM EDT2014-08-11 01:31:51 GMT
    MontanaFair is encouraging people to try out fair food and to make it easier, you can join the Lunch Bunch.
    MontanaFair is encouraging people to try out fair food and to make it easier, you can join the Lunch Bunch.
  • Local 4-H Member Interview at MontanaFair

    Local 4-H Member Interview at MontanaFair

    Saturday, August 9 2014 10:50 PM EDT2014-08-10 02:50:00 GMT
    For the public, the gates of the fair open at 4 o'clock on Friday, but 4-H has been busy all week!
    For the public, the gates of the fair open at 4 o'clock on Friday, but 4-H has been busy all week!
  • Building a Home at MontanaFair

    Building a Home at MontanaFair

    Saturday, August 9 2014 8:02 PM EDT2014-08-10 00:02:09 GMT
    Mid - Yellowstone Valley Habitat for Humanity raised the walls on House #69. KULR 8 was there for the wall raising and interviewed Development Director, Jim Woolyhand.
    Mid - Yellowstone Valley Habitat for Humanity raised the walls on House #69. KULR 8 was there for the wall raising and interviewed Development Director, Jim Woolyhand.
  • Local 4-H Members Compete in the Horse Show at MontanaFair

    Local 4-H Members Compete in the Horse Show at MontanaFair

    Saturday, August 9 2014 6:43 PM EDT2014-08-09 22:43:21 GMT
    For the public, the gates of the fair open at 4 o'clock on Friday, but 4-H has been busy all week!
    For the public, the gates of the fair open at 4 o'clock on Friday, but 4-H has been busy all week!
  • Special Nominating Convention Set

    Special Nominating Convention Set

    Friday, August 8 2014 9:43 PM EDT2014-08-09 01:43:39 GMT
    The Montana Democratic Party has decided to host the special nominating convention Saturday, August 16th at the Lewis Clark Co. fairgrounds in Helena, in light of Senator Walsh dropping out of the Senate race.
    The Montana Democratic Party has decided to host the special nominating convention Saturday, August 16th at the Lewis Clark Co. fairgrounds in Helena, in light of Senator Walsh dropping out of the Senate race.
  • Magic City Blues Fest This Weekend

    Magic City Blues Fest This Weekend

    Friday, August 8 2014 9:40 PM EDT2014-08-09 01:40:25 GMT
    The Magic City Blues Fest is already underway.
    The Magic City Blues Fest is already underway.
  • Sanitarians Ensure Food Safety at MontanaFair

    Sanitarians Ensure Food Safety at MontanaFair

    Friday, August 8 2014 9:13 PM EDT2014-08-09 01:13:52 GMT
    RiverStone Health Sanitarians inspected food vendors at MontanaFair Friday afternoon, ensuring the safety of the food fairgoers eat.
    RiverStone Health Sanitarians inspected food vendors at MontanaFair Friday afternoon, ensuring the safety of the food fairgoers eat.
  • MontanaFair and Magic City Blues Fest, Good for Business

    MontanaFair and Magic City Blues Fest, Good for Business

    Friday, August 8 2014 6:17 PM EDT2014-08-08 22:17:32 GMT
    John Brewer with the Chamber of Commerce said having MontanaFair and Magic City Blues Fest in town, will give the businesses of the Magic City a monetary boost. Through research, Brewer said the Chamber believes over 250,000 people will be in town for the two events. Shelli Mann, General Manager at the Boothill Inn and Suites, said all of her rooms are booked for the upcoming weekend.
    John Brewer with the Chamber of Commerce said having MontanaFair and Magic City Blues Fest in town, will give the businesses of the Magic City a monetary boost. Through research, Brewer said the Chamber believes over 250,000 people will be in town for the two events. Shelli Mann, General Manager at the Boothill Inn and Suites, said all of her rooms are booked for the upcoming weekend.
  • Survivor Shares What Relay Means to Her

    Survivor Shares What Relay Means to Her

    Sunday, July 13 2014 11:13 AM EDT2014-07-13 15:13:50 GMT
    Alex Everhart is a survivor of over eight years.Being in the medical field, Everhart had seen what cancer could do to people. However, when she was diagnosed, she said it was like her worst nightmare and it was something she never imagined would happen to her.Everhart said Relay to her is a place where she was able to find support because there were people, just like her, battling and fighting the disease to which so many succumb.Everhart continues to fight for herself and her family.
    Alex Everhart is a survivor of over eight years.Being in the medical field, Everhart had seen what cancer could do to people. However, when she was diagnosed, she said it was like her worst nightmare and it was something she never imagined would happen to her.Everhart said Relay to her is a place where she was able to find support because there were people, just like her, battling and fighting the disease to which so many succumb.Everhart continues to fight for herself and her family.
  • St. Vincent Healthcare Now Offers MyChart Online Services

    St. Vincent Healthcare Now Offers MyChart Online Services

    Tuesday, July 8 2014 8:10 PM EDT2014-07-09 00:10:17 GMT
    Through the online program, My-Chart, patients are able to look at test results, review diagnostic studies, and double check their medication lists.
    Through the online program, My-Chart, patients are able to look at test results, review diagnostic studies, and double check their medication lists.
  • Alternative Weight Loss Options

    Alternative Weight Loss Options

    Strides in health care have allowed specialists to re-invent the wheel when it comes to losing weight. As KULR-8's Kyle Benton reports, many different options are available right here at home.
    Strides in health care have allowed specialists to re-invent the wheel when it comes to losing weight. As KULR-8's Kyle Benton reports, many different options are available right here at home.
  • Yellowstone: Volcanic Eruption vs. Earthquake

    Yellowstone: Volcanic Eruption vs. Earthquake

    Yellowstone National Park is the largest super-volcano on the continent.  What concerns scientists?  An eruption or maybe something else.
    Yellowstone National Park is the largest super-volcano on the continent.  What concerns scientists?  An eruption or maybe something else. 
  • The Ghost of Greg's Moustache

    The Ghost of Greg's Moustache

    The Ghost of Greg's Moustache made a Halloween appearance on the news.
    The Ghost of Greg's Moustache made a Halloween appearance on the news.
  • Angie's List: Buy or Fix a Refrigerator

    Angie's List: Buy or Fix a Refrigerator

    If your refrigerator is performing poorly, it may be on the fritz. Now is a good time to be on lookout for deals as stores will be making way for new models before the end of the year.
    If your refrigerator is performing poorly, it may be on the fritz. Now is a good time to be on lookout for deals as stores will be making way for new models before the end of the year.
  • District Officials Hope SD2 Bond Will Pass

    District Officials Hope SD2 Bond Will Pass

    On Tuesday night, district officials held a meeting at McKinley, and Broadwater Middle School for the $122.3 million bond.
    On Tuesday night, district officials held a meeting at McKinley, and Broadwater Middle School for the $122.3 million bond.
  • Shutdown Threatens Yellowstone Businesses and Tourists

    Shutdown Threatens Yellowstone Businesses and Tourists

    Tourism businesses near Yellowstone National Park are getting ready for a government shutdown.  Some plan to close their doors for the season and send employees home early.
    Tourism businesses near Yellowstone National Park are getting ready for a government shutdown.  Some plan to close their doors for the season and send employees home early.
  • MHP Hire New Chief

    MHP Hire New Chief

    Montana has a new Montana Highway Patrol Chief, and it's Lieutenant Colonel Tom Butler.
    Montana has a new Montana Highway Patrol Chief, and it's Lieutenant Colonel Tom Butler.
  • Student Suspended for BB Gun

    Student Suspended for BB Gun

    A West High School student is suspend, after a BB gun was discovered in a vehicle on school property on Thursday. School District Two Executive Director of Leadership, Kathy Olson, reports the student
    A West High School student is suspended, after a BB gun was discovered in a vehicle on school property on Thursday. School District Two Executive Director of Leadership, Kathy Olson, reports the student
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