Monthly archive

November, 2016

  • Even if you’ve placed at the Bucking Horse Sale, the Wolf Point Stampede, and various other rodeos around the circuit, nothing quite compares to bringing home the big bull riding pot at Cheyenne Frontier Days, and that’s just what Dennis “Denny” Wall did in the summer of 1966, three short years after graduating from Custer...
  • The Miles Community College Board of Trustees received an update on the armory project Monday. The pre-bid walk-through has been scheduled for Dec. 14 while the bids will be opened Dec. 21.  According to Chad Sutter of Stevenson Design of Miles City, the walkthrough is to give contractors who plan on bidding an opportunity to familiarize...
  • Margaret “Margi” M. French died at the McCone County Health Center on Friday, Nov. 25, 2016, with her husband by her side. Margaret Mary Inman was born to Donna (Pierce) and Earl (Pudd) Inman on Nov. 12, 1955, in Miles City.  A visitation will be held on Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016, from 4 to 7 p.m. at Stevenson and Son’s Funeral...
  • Eugenie E. (Johnson) Richards was born on Jan. 18, 1920, in Red Lodge to Louis and Barbara (Bessie) (Berniunas) Johnson. Her parents came to America from Lithuania. Visitation will be Thursday, Dec. 1, 2016, at Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home in Broadus with family receiving friends from 4 to 6 p.m. Funeral services will be Friday, Dec. 2, 2016,...
  • Maureen Ann Patikas, 67, of Miles City, Montana passed away of cancer at Holy Rosary Hospice on Saturday, November 19, 2016 with good friends, Deb and Jo by her side.  Maureen was the third child born to Nick and Mary Grover Patikas on May 25, 1949 joining older sister Beverly and older brother Tommy.  Maureen grew up, attended school...
  • A daughter wasa born to Michelle and Jacob Dauenhauer of Volburg on Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City.
  • Lillian (Rath) Moos, 93, of Brockway died on Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016, in the Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. She was born on Dec. 4, 1922, in Gackle, North Daktoa, the daughter of Christ and Caroline Bieber Rath. Services will be at 11 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 5, 2016, at Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home in Miles City. A private family burial...
  • Mildred S. Valach, 95, passed away peacefully at Prairie Community Hospital in Terry, Montana, on November 22, 2016.  Millie was born June 11, 1921 on the family farm near Tabor, South Dakota, the second child of Joseph and Marie (Vavruska) Sutera. She lived and worked on the farm with her parents and siblings. She attended a rural school at...
  • It was a warm night in August of 1992. Denton Field in Miles City was lit by a full moon and television lights; the field was packed with spectators gathered to see the boxing match of a lifetime — Montana’s Todd “Kid” Foster versus “Jazzy” Jeff Mayweather. Many would imagine a fight which carried Super...
  • Consistency is the key to making good beer and Miles City’s brewery has got that down with one of the top brewmasters in the world and a high-tech brewing system.  Tilt Würks Brewhouse and Casino at 420 Pacific Ave. opened in August and is producing eight styles of beers.  As breweries gain popularity, Denis Leidholt thought...