Monthly archive

June, 2015

  •   The first call came at 12:20 p.m. on Saturday, June 13 that smoke was coming out of a window in the unoccupied Miles City Livestock Commission main building on the west side of Miles City. The call came from employees who were on the property. A second call came shortly afterward reporting flames. According to Justin Russell of Miles City...
  •   Picture a sharply dressed woman with a kind face and a talkative personality, and you have the new Jefferson and Highland Park principal. In a Mile City Unified Board of Trustees meeting on Tuesday, three possible candidates were interviewed for the Jefferson and Highland Park principal position. At the end of the night, the board decided...
  •   John Henry Habinck, 83, of Rapid City, South Dakota, died Saturday, June 13, 2015, in the Rapid City Regional Hospital. Mr. Habinck is survived by his wife, Marjorie, of Rapid City; his son; and his daughter. He served in the United States Air Force and was honorably discharged. A Celebration of Mr. Hebinck’s Life will be held at a...
  •    Mae Crystal Schroeder, 81, died on Thursday, June 4, 2015, at her home in Miles City. She was born on Oct. 6, 1933. She graduated from high school in 1954. Her love of animals was evident in her life from the beginning. While in high school she rode horseback the 91 miles from Issaquah, Washington, to Ellensburg, Washington, to the...
  •   After a slow start to the 2015 season, the Miles City Outlaws have righted the ship with a string of wins, bringing their record to 22-16. The team is currently in Williston, North Dakota for the Williston Tournament, which opened Thursday. The Outlaws earned a split against their opponents to open the tournament, falling to the Saskatoon...
  •   Dorothy began this journey on August 24th, 1928 during the time when babies were born at home. She was born in her grandparents’ Sears mail order house which she was proud to tell, still stands in Bridger, MT today. She then later moved to and grew up in Miles City. She was the second of 6 children born to George and Elsie Miller. Our...
  • Jim and Cindy Simons of Laurel have announced the engagement of their daughter, Justins Simons, of Cheyenne, Wyo., formerly of Laurel, to TJ Essex of Cheyenne, former Miles City resident.  Essex is the son of Aaron and Wendee Essex of Miles City.
  •   Following a very successful ’80s-themed Treasures event Saturday at the Town & Country Club, the Holy Rosary Healthcare Foundation received about $115,000 in funds and gifts. That netted about $70,000 for the foundation, much of which will be used to support community projects. “We enjoyed celebrating the 70 donor-funded...
  •   Mayor Butch Grenz commented that he thought the residents of the district would be accepting of the fund issue. He said, “If my children were living there, I would feel it was money well spent.” Resolution 3804 also drew monetary discussion. The resolution creates a capital improvement fund for the ambulance service. The...