Monthly archive

December, 2016

  • A daughter was born to Alissa and Brennan Haughian of Miles City on Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2016 at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City.  
  • The front page of the Miles City Daily Star on Wednesday, Nov. 8, 1916, carried large engravings of two distinguished men and the announcement in large type across the top: NEW YORK PAPER ALL CONCEDE IT’S HUGHES. President Charles Evans Hughes was elected in November of 1916. Or so some folks thought. There were no electronic returns, no...
  • At Thursday’s meeting of the Miles City Area Economic Development Council (MCAEDC) an update on the west end beautification project was given. The goal is to create a non-commercial area that draws people in from Interstate 94 at the Fort Keogh exit. The west end is located west of the Tongue River, south of the Yellowstone River, east of...
  • Deer and elk hunters capped off a successful season in southeastern Montana as the general hunting season closed last weekend, according to state wildlife officials. “Cooler temperatures held off until after Sunday’s close of the general deer and elk season, but the trend of more hunters and more deer coming through Fish, Wildlife...
  • Custer County District High School athletes are well represented on the fall 2016 Eastern All-Conference and All-State teams, with 11 players from the football and volleyball squads receiving honors. A trio of seniors — volleyball player Jenna Swope and football players Riley Conley and Tyler Burke — were chosen for Montana’s...
  • The Washington Middle School girls basketball teams picked up a trio of wins over Glendive on Nov. 19. The eighth grade Blue team, playing at home, edged Glendive 43-40 with solid play at the end of the contest.   Taylor Lee meshed a team-high 15 points for WMS, while Madi Moore contributed eight points and Ryleigh Simonsen and Avery...
  • The Miles Community College women’s basketball team dropped a pair of games at the College of Southern Idaho Hilex Poly Invitational Tournament this past weekend. Coach Liz Lewis’ Lady Pioneer’s fell 67-57 to Snow College on Friday, then lost to host Southern Idaho 68-39 on Saturday. MCC is 4-5 for the season. The Lady Pioneers...
  • Shoppers can get their first peak in the Baker’s Cupboard art gallery and restaurant during the Christmas Stroll from 5-8 p.m. on Friday in Miles City. The gallery at 1616 Main St. features original art pieces, both functional and decorative. It is owned by Bobby and Sarah Baker. During the stroll, they will serve roasted chestnuts, hot...
  • Vicki and Marc Leesburg are filling a void in downtown Miles City by opening Vintage and Rustics in Montana in the former Ben Franklin building at 813 Main St. The business will open for the first time on Friday during the annual Christmas Stroll. It’s an antique mall with antiques, and repurposed and reclaimed items. Vicki Leesburg said...