Monthly archive

September, 2016

  • A funeral service for Myrtle May Brown, 77,  of Rochester, Minnesota, formerly of Miles City, will be Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016, at 1 p.m. at Ebenezer Congregational Church in Sidney with Pastor David Meehan officiating. Burial will be in the Richland County Memorial Park cemetery under the direction of Fulkerson-Stevenson Funeral Home of Sidney...
  • The Custer County High School volleyball team traveled to Lewistown last weekend to take part in the Super Divisional Tip-Off Tournament. The tournament included 11 teams from the Eastern and Central divisions. According to Head Coach Marci Mollman, the Cowgirls had some things to work through Friday as they settled in as a team for the first time...
  • The Custer County High School football team heads to Lewistown Friday to take on the Fergus Golden Eagles in that school’s season-opener. The Fergus team is similar to the team the Cowboys beat last season, with 19 players returning from last year. There are 60 players on this year’s Golden Eagle squad. The Cowboys dropped their opener...
  • Edith Carlson Ebert, 86, of Miles City, died Monday, Aug. 29, 2016, at the Billings Clinic in Billings. She was born March 21, 1930, in Kent, Connecticut, to Steven and Edith Peck Chase. Graveside services will be Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016. at 11 a.m. at the Custer County Cemetery in Miles City. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting: www....
  • Retrofitting Montana's largest coal-fired power plant to reduce greenhouse gas emissions would cost at least $1.2 billion, but selling captured carbon dioxide for use in oil fields could help offset the cost, federal officials said Wednesday. Senior U.S. Department of Energy representatives presented the agency's analysis of reducing...

August, 2016

  • The 2016-17 school year began bright and early this morning for the elementary students, seventh graders and freshman.  Students filled the schools with excitement, looking forward to a new year of learning, being with friends and more. The seventh graders and freshman began a day earlier than the eighth graders and the rest of the high...
  • Elaine Joyce Frey, 78, died on Thursday, Aug. 25, 2016, in Colstrip. A Memorial Service was held on Monday, Aug. 29, 2016, in the Dahl Funeral Chapel in Billings.
  • The Holy Rosary Foundation has its sights set on making Miles City a HEARTSafe Community. And, in the attempt to help the city achieve the distinguished American Heart Association designation, the group is gunning to train 1,000 volunteers in hands-only CPR, as well as increase the supply of heart defibrillators in public buildings around town....
  • The Dickinson State University Blue Hawks and the University of Montana Western Bulldogs kicked off their football season at Denton Field in Miles City on Saturday. Western came out on top of Dickinson State with a 29-13 win. Denton was filled almost to capacity with the bleachers full enough to force some spectators to sit on the grass in the end...