Monthly archive

August, 2015

  •   Lieutenant Governor Angela McLean visited Miles City on Tuesday while sporadically making stops at all the state employee clinics around the state.  There are six of these clinics. The first one was established in Helena in 2012. Following came Missoula, Butte, Miles City, Billings and Anaconda. The goal of these free clinics is to...
  •   Thomas Evert “Tom” Kenney Jr., former Miles City resident, died in Portland, Oregon, on Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015. Mr. Kenney was born Aug. 2, 1930, in Holy Rosary Hospital in Miles City, the son of Tom and Edith Kenney. He attended Sacred Heart School and graduated from Custer County High School in 1949. He attended Miles City...
  •   Billy Leonard Allmer, 61, of Miles City died Friday, Aug. 14, 2015, at St. Vincent Hospital in Billings. Mr. Allmer was born on Nov. 17, 1953, to Jacob and Freda Allmer. In July of 1981, he moved into HAFLA Group Home in Miles City and attended Eastern Montana Industries until his death. While he was with Eastern Montana Industries, he...
  •   William “Bill” Bryant, 90, of Miles City died Monday, Aug. 17, 2015, in Miles City. Mr. Bryant was born in Glasgow on Aug. 11, 1925, to Henry and Eunice Bryant. They lived on Gilbert Creek, near Haxby Point, until moving to Kinsey when he was 6 years of age where he attended country school, which was a 4-mile walk. In 1939, Mr....
  • A son was born to Erin Wojtowicz and Nathan Smith of Forsyth on Monday August 10, 2015 at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City.   A daughter was born to Ashley Joshua Wellington of Miles City on Monday, August 10, 2015 at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City.
  •   WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 19 8 a.m. — Official 4-H & FFA horse judging @ Horseman’s Park 10 a.m. — Trail class 11 a.m. — 4-H foods judging 2 p.m. — Open Class entries close 3 p.m.  — Commercial buildings open 3 p.m. — Miss Bows Clown - Strolling  4 p.m. — Thomas Carnival & Petting...
  •   By AMORETTE ALLISON, Star Staff Writer The theme for the Eastern Montana Fair, which opens officially on Wednesday, is “Blue Ribbon Memories.” The $3.00 gate fee. The Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association rodeo starts Tuesday and gate fees will not be charged on that day. The PRCA rodeo will begin 7 p.m. on Tuesday and...
  •   This past weekend the surrounding areas suffered from seven different fires all of which are currently under control. According to BLM’s Fire Mitigation and Education Specialist Deana Harms a total of  2,504.5 acres were burned. One fire was caused by a campfire, three were caused by a coal seam, two were caused by vehicles and...
  •   Star Staff Writer State wildlife officials will host five public hearings to discuss and take comment on a draft environmental impact statement for bison conservation and management in Montana. Bison are currently designated as both a wildlife species in need of management and a species in need of disease control in Montana. The draft...
  •   Star Staff Writer Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks (FWP) is seeking public comment on tentative changes to Montana’s fishing regulations for the 2016 season.   The Fish and Wildlife Commission approved the tentative regulations for public comment at the August 6, 2015 meeting. Some Eastern Montana fishing regulation proposals...