Monthly archive

July, 2014

  •   Writers of note have had their works banned or censored since the beginning of time, and now an award-winning writer whose debut novel is based in Miles City has now joined their ranks. Miles City native emily m. danforth (sic) was informed by a Twitter contact in late June that her novel, “The Miseducation of Cameron Post,” had...
  •   A Missoula corporation is hoping to build a 30-unit affordable apartment complex behind Albertson’s, which would be called Stower Commons. Housing Solutions founder Alex Burkhalter explained his plans to the Miles City Council Tuesday night. Burkhalter has worked 10 years at providing affordable housing and has been involved in 14...
  •   Cecelia Margaret Kuntz, 88, of Miles City died Wednesday, June 11, 2014, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. She was born in Mott, North Dakota, to Mike and Mary Frize on March 22, 1926. She met the love of her life, Celestes “Sal” Kuntz, and they were married April 24, 1946. To this union two daughters were born, Elnora...
  • Justina Lyn Lockie and Nathan Allan Tuttle, both of Circle, have announced their engagement.  A September wedding is planned by the couple.
  •   Roy Gordon Eissinger, 89, of Brockway, died in the McCone County Health Center in Circle on Saturday, July 5, 2014. Mr. Essinger was born on Feb. 22, 1925, in Terry, the son of Andrew and Mae Selberg Eissinger. He graduated from Brockway High School, Class of 1942, after which he attended Montana State College in Bozeman for a year. ...
  • Andrea Meyer and Donnie Martin, both of Miles City, have announced their engagement.  Meyer is the daughter of Anthony and Debbie of Miles City.  Kenneth Martin and Sharon Miraflor of Miles City are Martin's parents.  A July 12 wedding is planned.
  •   On Tuesday night the Miles City Council denied the controversial rezoning request by Diamond J Construction for some land along Highway 59 South. The land is zoned agricultural, and the company requested it be general commercial so it can complete the building it already had begun. The facility was to be used for a shop and office. Diamond...
  •   City Clerk Lorrie Pearce told the Miles City Council Tuesday night that she and the deputy clerk were beginning to plan a 100-year celebration of City Hall, set for Sept.12. She said they are looking at dressing for the time period, having a barbershop quartet perform and bringing out the old fire truck. In other news: — Miles City...
  •   Lorin E. Flesjer died at home and went peacefully into the arms of Jesus on Saturday, July 5, 2014 after a valiant battle with Alzheimer’s Disease. We will miss our intelligent, fun-loving, friendly, beloved grandpa, father, and husband. Visitation will be held from 10:00 A.M. until 5:00 P.M. and from 6:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. on...
  •   Students in the ROCKS summer enrichment program will be traveling in a little better style from now on. ROCKS was fortunate to receive a gift of a reconditioned bus, which the students and staff enthusiastically tried out on Friday. The bus was a gift from the New Holstein Transportation Company, in New Holstein, Wisc. The company run by...