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The Friday Packet with Stocky and Stout Podcast

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All Billings, most of the time.

All Billings, most of the time.

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All Billings, most of the time.

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English


Episodes

Audio incompetence

5/26/2020
On the podcast this week we delve into Billings budget basics, the public safety mill levy, emails from city residence to council members and so much more. Also, if you've ever wondered what the show would sound like if we recorded ourselves through a laptop microphone for 34 minutes before realizing the mixer is off, this is the episode for you. Click the links below to read some constituent emails to council ↓↓↓↓ May 11th 2020 emails to council May 14th 2020 emails to council *Email us at...

Incoherent

5/16/2020
On the podcast this week we deviate a little from the usual format and have a relatively free wheeling conversation about the world around us. If you wan't to check out of life for about 45 minutes, then this is the episode for you. *Check out the link below to get an in-depth (304 page) look at the proposed city of Billings, Montana budget. Proposed FY2021 Budget and capital improvement plans for the City of Billings, Montana *Email us at thefridaypacket@gmail.com with comments, questions,...

Stimulus gun

4/26/2020
On this weeks edition of The Friday Packet we're outside (literally) catching on Billings Montana city council meetings. On the show we talk about one-way roads, two-way roads, sidewalks and since we live in Montana and we are legally required to do it, guns. 2018 Billings Urban Area Long Range Transportation *Email us at thefridaypacket@gmail.com with comments, questions, concerns. *Go to https://www.patreon.com/thefridaypacket to “buy that for a dollar” and become a sustaining member of...

Fireside chat

4/12/2020
On the show this week we catch up on Billings city council happenings and Billings, Montana local news. Its been about a month since our last one so there is plenty to talk about. *Email us at thefridaypacket@gmail.com with comments, questions, concerns. *Go to https://www.patreon.com/thefridaypacket to “buy that for a dollar” and become a sustaining member of the podcast!!

Kevin Kooistra

3/8/2020
On this weeks show is an interview with The executive director of The Western Heritage Center in Billings Montana, Kevin Kooistra that we conducted back in September of 2019. We used portions of the interview in the making of "Elk river blues", an episode that details the Yellowstone Kelly interpretive center. Western heritage Center website *Email us at thefridaypacket@gmail.com with comments, questions, concerns. *Go to https://www.patreon.com/thefridaypacket to “buy that for a dollar” and...

Running late

3/8/2020
On this weeks podcast we detail the February 18th and 24th 2020 Billings Montana city council meetings. The meeting on the 24th seeing a lot more public engagement as the council discussed whether Welcoming Diversity Ordinance deserved to be put on a future agenda. Click the link below to read one council members opinions on the WDO. Shaun Browns email response to Norma Buchanan on why he opposed the WDO Emails from constituents to council concerning the WDO *Email us at...

Turgid

2/23/2020
On this weeks show we go over the February 3rd and February 10th, 2020 Billings city council meetings. Also in the episode we give you two regional rundowns. (spoiler alert, they contain a lot of "dudes") *Email us at thefridaypacket@gmail.com with comments, questions, concerns. *Go to https://www.patreon.com/thefridaypacket to “buy that for a dollar” and become a sustaining member of the podcast!!

Bad attitudes

2/8/2020
On this weeks edition of the show we try, and fail, not to bitch about everything in the city of Billings, Montana. Joins us a we meander through the January 21 2020 Billings city council work session and the January 27 2020 Regular Billings city council meetings. Plus a double dose of regional rundown. Billings City Council Special Work Session for Strategic Planning - Feb. 1, 2020 *Email us at thefridaypacket@gmail.com with comments, questions, concerns. *Go to...

Double Trouble

1/27/2020
On this weeks show we tackle two meetings of the Billings city council. A January 6th 2020 works session and a January 13th 2020 regular session. Join us as you get not one, but two regional rundowns, and also a breakdown of the public safety discussion put on by city staff at the library. Video of public safety discussion at the library. *Email us at thefridaypacket@gmail.com with comments, questions, concerns. *Go to https://www.patreon.com/thefridaypacket to “buy that for a dollar” and...

2019 we really knew thee.

1/10/2020
On this edition of the show we wrap up the year in Billings city government and Billings top news stories. From rock slides to...well...more rockslides we'll cover it all on this show. And bears, we'll definitely talk about bears. *Email us at thefridaypacket@gmail.com with comments, questions, concerns. *Go to https://www.patreon.com/thefridaypacket to “buy that for a dollar” and become a sustaining member of the podcast!!

Elk River Blues

1/9/2020
On this episode of the show, Stout and I delve into a subject that has perplexed us for a while, the Yellowstone Kelly Gravesite in Billings, Montana. Perplexed because with the Yellowstone valley is filled with so much history, why the site is mostly devoted to just one man, Yellowstone Kelly. Join us as we take a walk through the site narrating our thoughts as we do, and then sit down with the executive director of the Western Heritage Center, Kevin Kooistra, to give us more perspective on...

Gerald Gray

12/27/2019
On this episode we interview Gerald Gray, chairman of the Little Shell Chippewa Tribe. We interviewed Gerald the day before the tribe, finally, gained federal recognition. What does that federal recognition do for the tribe? Give the show a listen to find out. The National Defense Authorization Act, which was signed into law on December 20, 2019, granted the tribe federal recognition and The Little Shell Tribe of Chippewa Indians of Montana is now the 574th federally recognized tribe of...

Park District Chaos

12/13/2019
This week on the show we go over the December 9, 2019 Billings city council meeting. A meeting in which they discussed the FY20-FY24 TRP, ERP, and the CIP and things quickly became SNAFU, or TSOL? perhaps AFI? or maybe even ELO? Either way, the packet is here to help guide you through Billings city council politics. Gazette article on reg gibbs initiative CIP FY20-FY24 *Email us at thefridaypacket@gmail.com with comments, questions, concerns. *Go to https://www.patreon.com/thefridaypacket to...

Dump bait

12/1/2019
This week on the podcast we briefly potential public safety mill levy in the city of Billings along with a contentious council initiative, regional happenings and much, much more. 12-2-19 PSML work session memo *Email us at thefridaypacket@gmail.com with comments, questions, concerns. *Go to https://www.patreon.com/thefridaypacket to “buy that for a dollar” and become a sustaining member of the podcast!!

Pigeon man

11/16/2019
This weeks show meanders through a myriad of different Billings city council topics. On this show we discuss public safety, zone changes, hostile architecture, and how to use a voice memo on your phone to accurately capture council members statements (Spoiler alert its not that accurate). *Email us at thefridaypacket@gmail.com with comments, questions, concerns. *Go to https://www.patreon.com/thefridaypacket to “buy that for a dollar” and become a sustaining member of the podcast!!

Duration:01:04:37

Hypothetical carwash

10/31/2019
This week as always we talk Billings Montana city council. On this episode we meander through the October 21st and October 28th 2019 city council agendas. Also on the show we discuss the upcoming election for city council, concrete, and of course the ever popular regional rundown. *Email us at thefridaypacket@gmail.com with comments, questions, concerns. *Go to https://www.patreon.com/thefridaypacket to “buy that for a dollar” and become a sustaining member of the podcast!!

Duration:00:56:37

Sawhorse

10/15/2019
On this weeks podcast we do what we normally do, delve deep into Billings Montana city council politics. On this particular episode we discuss airport parking, rockslides, disaster preparedness, and many many other issues that center around the town of Billings, Montana. *Email us at thefridaypacket@gmail.com with comments, questions, concerns. *Go to https://www.patreon.com/thefridaypacket to “buy that for a dollar” and become a sustaining member of the podcast!!

Duration:01:03:30

Codename rockslide

10/1/2019
On this weeks show we talk about a forum put on by the Billings chamber of commerce asking questions of the current city council candidates, detail a possible NDO coming up, and bears. We always make time for bears. *Email us at thefridaypacket@gmail.com with comments, questions, concerns. *Go to https://www.patreon.com/thefridaypacket to “buy that for a dollar” and become a sustaining member of the podcast!!

Duration:01:12:08

Ball’s in your court

9/17/2019
This week on the podcast Stout and Stocky go over Billings city council primary election results along with the September 3rd and 9th Billings Montana city council meetings. *Email us at thefridaypacket@gmail.com with comments, questions, concerns. *Go to https://www.patreon.com/thefridaypacket to “buy that for a dollar” and become a sustaining member of the podcast!!

Duration:01:10:26

A committee has been formed.

9/2/2019
On This weeks show we get to know another city council member, delve into some RFP's all while we TCOB as always. What is TCOB? consult the book of BTO. It has all the answers to life's perplexing questions. *Email us at thefridaypacket@gmail.com with comments, questions, concerns. *Go to https://www.patreon.com/thefridaypacket to “buy that for a dollar” and become a sustaining member of the podcast!!

Duration:00:52:47