Monthly archive

September, 2016

  • Karl Bruce Rogge — loving husband, devoted father, doting grandpa, and diehard Montana Grizzlies fan — passed away on September 14, 2016, at St. Vincent Healthcare in Billings, MT, surrounded by his family — it was a beautiful fall football weather kind of day. Karl was born March 14, 1951, at Holy Rosary Hospital in Miles City,...
  • The Miles City Kiwanis Club held their annual Punt, Pass and Kick competition this weekend at Connors Field. Organizers said 21 children ages 6-15 participated. Scores are based on a combination of accuracy and distance. The distance away from the centerline tape is deducted from the overall distance to arrive at the net distance. Typically,...
  • It was a clean sweep for the Custer County District High School volleyball teams Saturday at Glendive, as all three Cowgirl squads beat Dawson County. The varsity won 25-23, 25-20 and 25-13. Custer County head coach Marci Mollman said she was pleased with how her girls came together as a team. “We played really well,” she said. “...
  • The Custer County District High School boys and girls golf squads had a busy week, playing at Billings on Thursday and Laurel on Friday. The competition was stiff in Billings with 10 teams competing, including three Class AA teams. Both teams competed well with Deven Doughty taking sixth overall for the boys with a 77, and Ashtyn Swigert placing...
  • A funeral service for Myrtle May Brown, 77,  of Rochester, Minnesota, formerly of Miles City, will be Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2016, at 1 p.m. at Ebenezer Congregational Church in Sidney with Pastor David Meehan officiating. Burial will be in the Richland County Memorial Park cemetery under the direction of Fulkerson-Stevenson Funeral Home of Sidney...
  • A son was born to Kelsey and Matthew Lothspeich of Miles City on Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A daughter was born to Madison Allen and Lance Myron of Miles City on Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2016, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A daughter was born to Tiffany Klein of Miles City on Wednesday, Aug. 24,  2016...
  • The Miles Community College Pioneer baseball organization held their fourth annual Alumni Weekend Sept. 9-10. Former Pioneer players of all ages came to compete against the 2016-17 Pioneers. The weekend kicked off with a gathering at Coach Jeff Brabant’s home for the alumni, followed by a round of golf Saturday morning at the Town and...
  • Tyler Burk and Gabe Gundlach made Homecoming 2016 a happy one for Custer County District High School students on Friday. Burk, the Cowboys’ senior wide receiver, and Gundlach, the junior quarterback, had record-setting nights as Custer County stomped the Belgrade Panthers (2-1) 40-21 at home. Cowboy head coach Jeff Regan said he was happy...
  • The deadline is approaching to submit a letter of interest for a vacant Ward 2 seat on the Miles City Council. So far two people have submitted letters: Rob Shipley and Dr. Jeff Williams, City Clerk Lorrie Pearce reported to the council on Sept. 13. Monday morning she reported there was no change. The deadline to submit a letter of interest is 5 p...
  • The Custer County High School cross-country teams scored fifth place finishes at the Hardin Invitational on Saturday. Class A and B schools from the eastern half of the state competed. Hardin prevailed in both the boys’ and girls’ competition. Sophomore Alex Mitchell took 12th place overall and first for the Cowboys with a time of 18:...