Monthly archive

October, 2014

  •   Eugene Christopher “Gene” Airey, age 65, of Miles City died on Monday, October 13, 2014 at his home with his wife by his side.  Mr. Airey was born in Baltimore, Md., on October 16, 1948, the son of Eugene and Augusta (Damico) Airey. He attended schools in Baltimore and graduated from Dundalk Senior High School. He entered...
  •   The Miles City Star received notice that Joseph Toennis of Arizona, formerly of Miles City, died on Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014. Toennis was the brother of Pat Toennis.  
  •   The Miles City Star received notice that Joseph Toennis of Arizona, formerly of Miles City, died on Thursday, Oct. 16, 2014. Toennis was the brother of Pat Toennis.  
  •   Among the candidates on this fall’s ballots are several county officials who are running unopposed for their position. All are incumbents. Linda Corbett has served four years as the clerk and recorder, Doug Ellingson, superintendent of schools, has served eight years, Tony Harbaugh has been sheriff since 1985, and Tara Moorehead has...
  •   Funeral Services for Arthur E. Schuetzle, 90, of Miles City formerly of Plevna will be 2:00 p.m., Friday, October 17, 2014 at the Evangelical Free Church in Plevna with Pastor Joe Noel officiating. Burial will be in the Community Union Cemetery in Plevna. Visitation will be on Thursday, October 16, 2014 from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. at the...
  •   Rose Elizabeth Shaughnessy Gran, age 74, died on October 14, 2014 in Kalispell, Mont., of natural causes.  Mrs. Gran was born October 31, 1939 in Missoula, Mont., to Thomas E. and Mary O. (Wright) Shaughnessy. She was raised on the family homestead in DeSmet, west of Missoula. She attended DeSmet Grade School, Missoula County High...
  •   The county election ballot includes an area to select up to five people for a “City of Miles Local Government Study Commissioner,” but there are no names listed, leaving some voters wondering how to proceed.  The deadline for getting a name on the ballot for study commissioner was Aug. 11, but no one filed for the position...
  •   Esther Robinson Helm died at Holy Rosary Hospital on October 13, 2014 with family by her side. Mrs. Helm was born on September 29, 1919 in Fleak, N.D., to John Geist and Anna Zimmerman. She attended grade school in Regent, N.D., and graduated high school in Stockton, Calif. She attended college at Delta College and got her AA degree (...
  •   Elnora “Stevie” Zadow died peacefully at Friendship Villa in Miles City on Sunday, October 12, 2014. She has reunited with the love of her life, her husband Gilbert, and all the other people she loved. Mrs. Zadow was born on August 16, 1924 in Bayard, Nebraska, the first child of seven of Fred and Pauline Steffan. She attended...
  •   Garfield Elementary School students are hoping that, if they are good enough, they might just see a new playground by Christmas time. It’s been on their wish list for some time, and Monday they got the good news that it just might come true. Principal Laurie Huffman announced at an assembly Monday that the school has raised enough...