Monthly archive

March, 2014

  •   Prep Basketball State Tournament      Schedules   GIRLS Class AA at Billings (Metra) Thursday Game 1- Great Falls (18-3) vs. Kalispell Glacier (15-6), 9 a.m. (first-round) Game 2- Missoula Sentinel (19-1) vs. Bozeman (10-11), 10:30 a.m. (first-round) Game 3- Helena Capital (19-2) vs. Billings Senior (16-5), 3:30 p.m. (...
  •   The Miles City boys fifth- and sixth-grade basketball league started their tournament this week and will wrap up their season tonight with two games. The Timber Wolves and Blue Blazers will play at 6:30 p.m., followed by the Green Gunners and the Triple Threats for the championship game at 7:30 p.m. Both games will be held at the Custer...
  •   Having served his country in the U.S. Navy, Champ Edmunds credits his years spent as a navigator on a submarine for his interest in politics. “I’m kind of tall for a submariner,” Edmunds said, laughing. “I did bump my head a lot, so maybe that’s why I ended up getting into politics.” A banker and two-term...
  •   On Monday the Miles City fifth- and sixth-grade boys basketball league kicked off their season-ending tournament. The boys had games Monday and Tuesday night at Custer County District High School. The consolation and championship games will be Thursday night at CCDHS at 6:30 and 7:30 p.m. Complete results of the tournament will be featured...
  •   The Custer County District High School Cowgirl basketball team is one of the most storied programs in the state of Montana. But it has been five long years since the Cowgirls advanced to the Montana Class A State Tournament. That drought will end Thursday when the Cowgirls take on Hamilton in the first-round in Great Falls at 2 p.m. The...
  •   For fans that can’t make it to Great Falls for the Class A girls state tournament, or any of the other state tournaments going on this weekend, they can watch all of the state tournament games online. The Montana High School Association (MHSA) has teamed up with the National Federation of High Schools (NFHS) to broadcast every state...
  •   Igor & Red Elvises will be performing their “Siberian Surf Rock” in Miles City on Friday, March 14. This concert is presented by the Confluence in the Range Riders Museum‘s Pioneer Memorial Hall. Doors open at 7 p.m., and the show, with special guest Rick Dent, starts at 8 p.m. Tickets may be purchased online at:...
  •   Stabler Steel of Miles City became Border Steel and Recycling on Jan. 2, but the business isn’t new to eastern Montana. Border Steel and Recycling also has locations in Sidney; Plentywood; Williston, N.D.; and Glendive (their corporate headquarters). The Smelser family started Border Steel and Recycling in 1985, but their start in the...
  •   When the Custer County District High School Cowgirl basketball team opens the Class A State Tournament against Hamilton on Thursday afternoon in Great Falls, they will likely be underdogs against the Lady Broncs. Hamilton won the Southwestern A and enter the State A Tournament with a stellar 17-3 record, the second best winning percentage...
  •   The Miles Community College baseball team got their season started over the weekend, winning five of their first six games in Arizona. The other game ended in a 7-7 tie. The Pioneers swept Mount Marty JV 11-1 and 11-5 on their first day. They earned a 7-7 tie against Wheaton College JV and beat Pacifica College on Saturday. On Sunday, the...