Monthly archive

June, 2016

  • The Outlaws teams were traveling this weekend, with the varsity team heading to Williston and the 13U team traveled to Billings. Varsity ended up winning the tournament, winning all but one of the five games they played in. The 13U played well also, winning all but the championship game, and earning themselves second place in the Billings...
  • When Jim Sipes was a young man, he decided to try some adventure, so he signed on to the Far West, a steamship going up the Yellowstone River back in the summer of 1876.  He was fishing off the prow of the docked boat one hot afternoon in late June when someone came riding over the hill. That someone was Curley, an Indian scout for Col....
  • The Miles Community College Centra through the Kids Kollege at MCC is offering a basketball camp for boys and girls ages 6 - 14.  Hosted by MCC Women’s Basketball coaches Liz Lewis and Janie Rayback, the basketball camp will take place July 19, 20, and 21 at the MCC Centra. Cost is $25 dollars per kid. The basketball camp will be split...
  • Missoula will host a Plan to Hunt workshop series from June through October for adults that are new to hunting or just want to expand their skills and understanding in order to hunt more confidently in Montana. These free workshops will offer hands-on training and access to local experts and mentor hunter instructors. Attend all or just one, and...
  • The 22nd Annual Badlands Bowl is set to kick-off on June 18 at the Henry Biesiot Activities Center in Dickinson North Dakota. This week the Montana team is busy practicing in Miles City, for their up coming game. The Badlands Bowl was originally started by the Reid brothers, trying to decide whose state’s football program was better, so they...
  • Custer County Commissioners have made repairing the deck of the Tusler Bridge a top priority but the earliest repairs can be made is 2020. Approval of the funding cannot take place before the 2019 Legislature.   “We hope the day doesn’t come when we have to shut it down for safety reasons,” Commissioner Jason Strouf...
  • Dr. Eugene Smith Aby, age 92 of Glendive, Montana, passed away on Tuesday, June 14, 2016 surrounded by his family at Riverstone Hospice home in Billings, MT. Dr. Aby was born on June 7, 1924 in Salida, Colorado. He married Jaralee Meakins January 6, 1951. His wife of 65 years preceded him in death on April 18, 2016.  He is survived by his...
  • After weathering a significant decline in recent years, the mule deer population in southeastern Montana is showing signs of a robust recovery. With populations well above long-term averages, Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks proposes increasing the 2016 antlerless mule deer “B” license quota from 4,500 to 7,500 throughout Region 7....
  • Youths will have the opportunity to learn about the area’s wildlife during a “Wildlife Wonders” workshop on Wednesday, June 29 from 10-11:30 a.m. at Miles City’s Region 7 Fish, Wildlife & Parks headquarters.  The workshop is part of Miles Community College’s Kid’s Kollege summer offerings.  Youths...
  • There are three sections to the camp depending on their age bracket. 4th-6th graders are Monday-Wednesday from 8am-10am. This section is run by the CCDHS coaches. The cost is $70 for 4th-6th graders. The 7th-8th graders will be Monday-Wednesday from 2pm-4:30pm and the instructors will be the CCDHS coaches and All American Volleyball. The cost is $...