Monthly archive

April, 2014

  •   Naxin Safety and Crazy’s Tint Shop now has a storefront at 1415 Main St.  Specializing in first aid and safety supplies, Naxin Safety has catered to local businesses, agencies and the oil patch for nine years.  The shop opened at the ABC Glass and Signs’ former location on March 18. Owner Cory Schaff has spent the nine...
  •   A familiar face in the world of Montana politics is once again seeking to serve Montanans, this time in the U.S. House of Representatives. John Driscoll, who previously served in the Montana House in the 1970s (including a term of Speaker of the House in 1977), as well as three terms on the Montana Public Service Commission, will run...
  •   Harold William Jenrich, 84, of Cohagen, died Friday, April 18, 2014, at the Montana State Hospital in Warm Springs. Mr. Jenrich was born on Aug. 29, 1929, to his mother, Ruth A. Jenrich, in Forsyth. He attended school in Colstrip.  He joined the United States Navy in 1947, serving until he was honorably discharged in 1951. In 1949, he...
  •   Roy L. Wagner, 85, died on Friday, April 18, 2014, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. Mr. Wagner was born on Nov. 15, 1928, in Ashley, N.D., the son of Reuben and Elsie Strobel Wagner. In 1930, Mr. Wagner and his family moved to the McCone County area to farm and ranch. He grew up and attended country school until the eighth grade...
  •   William Malvin “Bill” Muri, 98, of Miles City, formerly of Rosebud, died Saturday, April 19, 2014, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. Mr. Muri was born March 24, 1916, to R.P. and Nellie Muri. He was the first of nine children. He married Virginia Reed on Dec. 13, 1941, and they were married for 71 years before she died in...
  •     Suzanne Jane (Irigoin) Stewart of Miles City, age 89, passed away peacefully on Wednesday, April 16, 2014 at the Holy Rosary Extended Care.     Suzanne was born on July 25, 1924, one of four children to Jean and Marianne (Eyherabide) Irigoin. The family farmed in the Elmdale Community northwest of Sidney, Montana.  ...
  • Jacquelyn Beth "Jackie" Fulton Nelson, 83, of Billings, formerly of Miles City, died Monday, April 7, 2014. Born Aug. 12, 1930 in New England, N.D., and raised in Amidon, N.D., she graduated from the nursing program in the early 1950s. While living in Miles City she fell in love with and married her husband of 58 years in a small church...
  •   In an effort to make up for lost time early in the season, the Custer County District High School track and field teams hosted Sidney, Hardin, Glendive and Broadus in a small meet last Thursday at the Miles City Community Track. The Cowboys finished fifth out of five teams with 102.5 points. Sidney won with 140, followed by Hardin with 125....
  •   The Miles Community College baseball team welcomed Lake Region State College into the MonDak Conference with a four-game dismantling over the weekend in Devils Lake, N.D. The Pioneers won 7-5, 10-0, 18-0 and 22-0. They outscored Lake Region 57-5 on the weekend. They hit .387 as a team and had a .639 slugging percentage on the weekend. The...
  • Marilyn and Chai Chapmon of Miles City have announced the engagement of their daughter, Holly Chapmon of Miles City, to Kelly Parsons, also of Miles City.  He is the son of Vicki and Gary Chamberlin of Miles City.  A private family ceremony will be Saturday June 7.