Monthly archive

July, 2016

  • Dale Bennett, age 65, of Miles City passed away on Sunday, July 17, 2016 in Miles City. Dale was born on August 4, 1950 in Miles City, Montana, the son of Clarence and Norma Jean Bennett. He attended school through his junior year of high school at Custer County High School and then went to Rosebud High School where he graduated in 1968.  He...
  • Doris Uden, at the age of 107, passed away peacefully in her sleep on Tuesday,  July 19, 2016 at the Holy Rosary Extended Care nursing home in Miles City, Montana, with family by her side. The world has lost a wonderful, loving and caring woman but Heaven has gained another angel. Doris was born on July 6, 1909 in Wetonka, South Dakota, the...
  • Veterans left Montana with the feeling of beings rested and appreciated after the second annual Montana Warriors on the Water (MWOTW) week-long fishing trip. The trip concluded Saturday night with a fundraising concert. Sixteen veterans took part in the dream vacation in Miles City and Fort Peck Lake. The concert featured the Chancey Williams and...
  • The inaugural Spur of the Moment All Women’s Ranch Rodeo and Junior Premier Ranch Rodeo will take place at 1 p.m. on Sunday, July 24, at the Prairie County Fair Grounds in Terry.  This is a Western States Ranch Rodeo Association and WRRA Women’s Ranch Rodeo Association sanctioned rodeo.  Directly after the Jordan Ranch Rodeo/...
  • (Miles City, MT) Miles Community College head baseball coach Jeff Brabant has announced the signing of Braxton Jaymes Boyle, from Herriman, UT. Braxton Boyle, 6’1” 190 lbs, RHP/IF, Herriman High School, Herriman, UT Braxton is the son of Brandon and Tammy Boyle. Braxton joins the Pioneers after an incredible high school career earning...
  • H. B. Wiley was born in Cambridge, Mass. and worked his way out to Montana during his youth, having adventures as he followed the frontier.  He  arrived in Miles City in 1884 and settled down to prosper.  He became a banker, built a house at 1011 Pleasant St., which was described at one time as one of the most elegant in Miles City...
  •  Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks is seeking public comment on an environmental assessment (EA) for the proposed action of changing the incoming water source to the Fort Peck Multispecies Fish Hatchery building and concrete raceways. Presently, the hatchery receives its water from the Fort Peck Dredge Cuts, located below Fort Peck Reservoir...
  • A Sunday night house fire at 1018 Knight Street claimed one life. The cause of the fire has yet to be determined. The fire killed the resident, Dale Bennett, 65, according to Custer County Coroner Tony Harbaugh. Services for Bennett are pending at Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home.  The fire was reported around 7 p.m., according to Fire Chief...
  • The Fort Peck Interpretive Center and Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks invite the public to a fun-filled day on Saturday, July 23.  Activities will include a Water Carnival taking place from 1-4 p.m., and a Birding Basics class which will be held from 6-9 p.m. Both events will be held at the Fort Peck Interpretive Center near Fort Peck, and...
  • (Miles City) Miles Community College head baseball coach Jeff Brabant has announced the signing Parker McRae, from Nipawin, Saskatchewan.   Parker McRae, 6’0”, 180 lbs., LP Miller Comprehensive Parker is the son of Glenn and Barbara McRae. Parker joins MCC after a fantastic high school career in baseball and hockey.  He was...