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First Interstate BancSystem: Q2 Earnings Snapshot

Jul. 26, 2023 17:20 PM EDT

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — First Interstate BancSystem Inc. (FIBK) on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $67 million. The Billings, Montana-based bank said it had earnings of 65 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for severance costs, were 66 cents...

A Lyle Lovett band member spotted a noose in Montana. Police are investigating it as hate crime

Jul. 25, 2023 14:09 PM EDT

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A musician who performs with Lyle Lovett and His Large Band found a noose on a light pole over the weekend, prompting police in Montana’s largest city to investigate the case as a possible hate crime. Charles Rose, who plays trombone, says he saw the noose...

Deck collapse at Montana country club leaves more than 30 injured during popular golf tournament

Jul. 24, 2023 06:40 AM EDT

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — More than 30 people were injured when a deck collapsed at a Montana country club during a weekend golf tournament, police and city officials said Sunday. The second-story patio floor of Billings' Briarwood Country Club broke and gave way Saturday evening. The...