Monthly archive

February, 2014

  •   Loren “Bill” Kransky, 66, of Miles City died Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, at his home in Miles City. Mr. Kransky was born in Miles City on Oct. 20, 1947, the son of Donald and Bonnie Hill Kransky. He grew up and attended schools in Miles City, graduating from Custer County High School in 1965. He then attended Billings Business...
  •   Mayor Butch Grenz appointed Shawn Quinlan Tuesday night at the Miles City Council meeting as the new assistant prosecutor. Deputy City Attorney/Prosecutor Jeff Noble has chosen to leave his position. Also that night, the council approved Resolution No. 3669, the agreement with Lucas and Tonn, where Quinlan works, for the service. Noble will...
  •   In response to the need for truck drivers and heavy equipment operators in the wake of the energy boom in the region, Miles Community College is working toward becoming a leader in Workforce Development. At Monday’s monthly meeting of the MCC Board of Trustees, the board voted in favor of three separate items, essentially turning the...
  • The two local men who allegedly stole vehicles and were caught after two separate police chases in Laurel over the weekend - one involving gunfire - were charged in Justice Court in Billings Tuesday. Austin Allen Allery, 18, and Hayden O’Neil Lowry, 20, appeared by video in court Tuesday afternoon. Allery faces felony charges of assault on a...
  •   The Custer County District High School basketball teams will be looking to end long state tournament droughts this weekend when they take part in the Eastern A Divisional Tournament in Billings. The Cowgirls have not been to the state tournament since the 2008-09 season. And for the Cowboys, it’s been even longer. They have not played...
  •   BOYS Thursday Game 1- Sidney vs. Hardin, 4 p.m. (first-round) Game 2- Miles City vs. Billings Central, 8 p.m. (first-round)   Friday Game 3- Laurel vs. Game 1 Winner, 4 p.m. (semifinal) Game 4- Glendive vs. Game 2 Winner, 8 p.m. (semifinal)   Saturday Game 5- Loser Game 2 vs. Loser Game 3 (at Metra), 10:45 a.m. (loser-out) Game 6...
  •   Miles City fifth- and sixth-grade boys postpone games The Miles City fifth- and sixth-grade boys basketball league has postponed their games scheduled for tomorrow night, allowing any fans that want to go to Billings to watch the Custer County District High School Cowgirl and Cowboy basketball teams at the Eastern A Divisional. Games that...
  •   The Miles Community College basketball teams wrapped up their regular season on Saturday evening, hosting their arch-rivals from Dawson Community College. The MCC men snapped a season-high five game losing streak with an 87-81 win over the Bucs to end the regular season with a 14-16 overall record and 7-9 in the North Sub-Region. They will...
  •   The Miles Community College basketball teams wrapped up their regular season on Saturday evening, hosting their arch-rivals from Dawson Community College. The MCC men snapped a season-high five game losing streak with an 87-81 win over the Bucs to end the regular season with a 14-16 overall record and 7-9 in the North Sub-Region. They will...