Monthly archive

November, 2016

  • Wondering how you can afford to keep the heat on this winter? Energy Share Montana may be able to help. Energy Share, a nonprofit agency that helps Montanans keep their utilities on, is accepting applications for emergency heating assistance through Action for Eastern Montana in Glendive.  According to Energy Share Executive Director Rachel...
  • An approved zoning code revision designates an area around the Broadus Interchange for sexually-oriented businesses, and permits medical marijuana dispensaries in all Highway Commercial Districts. The revision — Ordinance No. 1306 — was approved at the Nov. 9 Miles City Council meeting.  Though most of the council members voiced...
  • Dane Thomas Saunders, beloved daddy and son, loving brother, uncle, grandson, nephew and friend, passed away November 16, 2016. Born March 30, 1983, Miles City, Montana to Thomas and Nena Neill Saunders. Dane liked the ocean, swimming, sports, especially baseball, The Jazz and football. He loved to ski, music, Snider’s ribs, steak and Oreo...
  • Charles Monaghan of Terry, MT passed away on Saturday, November 19th, at Prairie Community Hospital in Terry, MT. Charles was born on April 29, 1939, to Elizabeth Monaghan in Butte, MT. They later moved to Terry, MT and Charles was raised by his grandparents, the Walter Plaths. He attended the Terry schools and worked at the Conoco service station...
  • Lorraine Hilda Minow, 82, went home to be with her savior on November 16, 2016.  Lorraine was born in Marsh, Montana, on December 4, 1933, to Lydia Opp and Christian Gaub, the fourth of six children. She attended schools in Fallon and Terry, Montana, graduating from Terry High School in 1952. During her high school years she participated in...
  • Marlene Reed Wetzel, born April 5, 1937 in Jordan, Montana. Died on November 15, 2016 in Tulsa, Oklahoma. A Montana native, she was the daughter of Fred E. Reed, a cowboy/rancher and Alma Flippin Reed, a school teacher.  A magna cum laude graduate from the University of Tulsa. Marlene also attended the University of Montana and Schiller...
  • The Miles City Council this month approved a conversion plan to renovate the Council Chambers to be more useful to City Court. The cost of remodeling is $2,000.  On the main floor of City Hall is the Conference Room where most council meetings are held. When a lot of people attend, it is moved upstairs to the chambers.  Judge Al Homme...
  • A call is going out for bell ringers for the Salvation Army’s Red Kettle Campaign. Volunteers are needed for four weekends, beginning the day after Thanksgiving. Organizers said they hope to have enough volunteers to fill all the shifts. Ninety percent of the money collected goes for local emergency needs like helping with rental payments, a...
  • Noreen E. Frette, age 94, of Miles City passed away November 13, 2016 at Holy Rosary Extended Care. Noreen was born February 7, 1922 in Glendive, MT to Walter Van Dusen and Amie (Brown) Van Dusen, the oldest of 5 children. She attended Terry High School graduating in 1941 as the Salutatorian of her class. On September 6, 1942, she and Raymond...
  • MALTA, MT — Leo F. Barthelmess Sr. (88) surrounded by family and friends peacefully passed away on November 14, 2016. The family will receive friends at 7:00 P.M. Wednesday, November 16, at the Kirkwood Memorial Chapel. Funeral services will be 2:00 P.M., Thursday November 17 at the Kirkwood Memorial Chapel. Interment will be in the Malta...