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Photos: Rally for Optional Masks in Billings Schools
Either way you count it, there was a big showing on the Yellowstone County Courthouse lawn of parents, teachers, and kids speaking out against the last-minute decision by School District 2 to force masks on teachers and kids.
Billings Parents Overwhelmingly Oppose Mask Mandates in Schools
They don't have the will of the people. That is the bottom line when it comes to a mask mandate in Billings public schools. If a parent wants to mask their kids- go for it. We won't judge you. But don't force these masks on our kids. Stop dividing our community.
Cynthia Lummis: Vaccine Mandate Would Further Divide Our Country
"Any vaccine mandate will further divide our country, instead of uniting us."
Disney Parks To Require Face Masks Again as COVID Cases Surge
See Disney's list of requirements for an acceptable face mask.
WATCH: Barrasso Says Many Illegal Immigrants Carrying Potential Deadly Diseases
"We have a crisis at our Southern border," Barrasso stated. "It's a humanitarian crisis, it's a healthcare crisis, it's a national security crisis."
Yellowstone May Soon Lift Buffalo Mask Mandate (Says Babylon Bee)
Just you try convincing a Touron to social distance.
Montana Governor Reduces ‘Barriers’ to Receive COVID-19 Vaccine
Governor Gianforte said he hopes this directive will make it easier for Montana pharmacies to administer the COVID-19 vaccinations more efficiently to residents of the Treasure State.
U.K. COVID Variant in Gallatin Co; Why You Shouldn’t Be Alarmed
The Gallatin County Health Department announced on Wednesday that there are now three cases of the U.K. variant of COVID-19 in Gallatin County. Health Officer Matt Kelley released the following statement:
Governor Announces Expansion of COVID Vaccine Program
Governor Gret Gianforte announced on Tuesday that Montana will enter Phase 1B+ of the state's vaccine distribution plan. It is scheduled to start on March 8, 2021, in an effort to protect those most vulnerable to the coronavirus.