Monthly archive

September, 2016

  •  For Karen Aspevig Stevenson, being a listener to people’s stories is as important as the stories she tells. And that’s how she defines the humanities: telling a story. And, from the Humanities Montana mission statement, she also likes to “inspire delight” and “create knowledge.” The Humanities Montana...
  • Reta R. Hart, 80, died Tuesday, September 20, 2016, at TLC Assisted Living in Miles City where she resided since early 2014. She was born in Lyman, Nebraska, on Aug. 14, 1936, the daughter of Chauncy and Artis Imus.  Visitation will be Monday, Sept. 26, 2016, from 1 to 4 p.m. at Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home in Miles City. A funeral service...
  • Louise Caren Baugatz, 69, of Miles City died Monday, Sept. 19, 2016, at St. Vincent Hospital in Billings. A Celebration of Life will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 29, 2016, at the Veterans of Foreign Wars Hall, 119 N. Sixth St. in Miles City. Memorials may be made in her honor to the family at P.O. Box 352, Miles City, MT 59301 to help defray...
  • William “Bill” N. Anderson passed away on March 13, 2015, following a short battle with cancer. Bill was born October 21, 1925 to Clair O. and Myrtle T. Anderson. He attended school in Arlington, CO and graduated from Arlington High School in 1944. Shirley M. Anderson passed away on September 21, 2016 following a courageous battle with...
  • Howard Gottfried Gackle Jr., 53, of Brockway died Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016, in Billings. He was born on Dec. 11, 1962, in Miles City, the second child of Howard and Betty Gackle.  Visitation will be Sunday, Sept. 25, 2016, from 1 to 6 p.m. at Stevenson & Sons Funeral Home in Circle. Funeral services will be Monday, Sept. 26, 2016, at 11 a.m...
  • Bob Bradley passed away on Sept. 20th, surrounded by his family at St. Vincent’s Hospital in Billings after a short illness. He was born August 16, 1948 in Miles City to Vic and Stella Gaglia Bradley. He attended Sacred Heart School and served as an altar boy for many years until his graduation in 1967. Bob was in the Army and served in...
  • Mark and Jo Vilhauer of Miles City have announced the engagement of their daughter, Brodi Vilhauer to Jace Alt. He is the son of Shirlee Alt and Terry Alt of Algona, Iowa.  The couple is planning an October wedding in Miles City.
  • A son was born to Courtney Wilsey and Devin Lee of Miles City on Wednesday, Aug. 31, 2016, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A son was born to Angela Duncan and Dillon Brown of Miles City on Friday, Sept. 2, 2016, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A daughter was born to Alice Rymer and Jerry Wade of Miles City on Friday, Sept. 2,...
  • The headline on the front page of the Miles City Star announced that the old Ursuline Convent was about to be torn down. That was 25 years ago. The announcement turned out to be a bit premature. Rather than tear the elegant Victorian building down, supporters rallied around and created the Convent Keepers, an organization that a quarter of a...