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Billings Rabbi Reflects On Jewish Identity

It’s half-way through the eight-day festival of lights, known as Hanukkah. The student Rabbi from Congregation Beth Aaron shares some of his reflections during this holiday, that began Sunday, against the backdrop of the challenges faced recently by the Jewish community.

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Field Days: Breeding Time

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Sara Hollenbeck

On this episode of Field Days, it’s breeding time at the Hollenbeck Ranch.


Playlist #1325 Saturday Oct. 6, 2018

“Blue Light Boogie”, Cozy Eggleston, Honkers And Barwalkers vol. 1, Delmark Records, http://www.delmark.com

“Cadillac Boogie”, Jimmy Liggins, Blues Masters vol. 5: Jump Blues Classics (various artists), Rhino Records, http://www.rhino.com

“Cadillac”, Bo Diddley, Bo Diddley Is A Gunslinger, MCA/Chess Records, http://www.bodiddley.com

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One artist in Billings is trying to spread the love for some of Montana's smaller and less-appreciated animals.

Marian Lyman Kirst catches insects she finds around Billings. She then brings them home and uses extreme close-up photography to capture their unique beauty.

courtesy Richard Ford

The American novelist and short story writer Richard Ford was born in Jackson, Mississippi, in 1944. He has published eight novels including Independence Day, The Sportswriter, The Lay of the Land and the New York Times bestseller, Canada, which was finalist for the High Plains Book Award for fiction. His four collections of short stories include the wildly popular "Rock Springs," which has been anthologized in numerous publications. 


Bart / Flickr

It’s half-way through the eight-day festival of lights, known as Hanukkah. The student Rabbi from  Congregation Beth Aaron shares some of his reflections during this holiday, that began Sunday, against the backdrop of the challenges faced recently by the Jewish community.

Office of Senator Steve Daines

U.S. Senator Steve Daines, a member of the defense subcommittee of the Senate Appropriations Committee, received a briefing from diplomatic and military officials in Afghanistan over the weekend. Daines also visited with Montana National Guard Troops deployed in Kabul. 

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Montana health officials are taking advantage of World AIDS Day to raise awareness about HIV and AIDS.

Courtesy of Yellowstone Valley Food Hub

A food hub run by ranchers and farmers in southcentral Montana is seeing the payoff of roughly three years of preparation.

Eric Warren

On this episode of Field Days, Stillwater County sheep rancher Sara Hollenbeck tours us round her place.


Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport

  

Airports across the northern United States, including Montana's busiest airport in Bozeman, are getting ready for winter. 

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