Monthly archive

February, 2015

  •   Owen Aaron Murnion, 38, of Jordan died Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015, in Jordan as a result of a farming accident. Mr. Murnion was born on July 10, 1976, to Joseph and Beverly Robertson Murnion in Miles City. He attended grade school at Jordan Public Schools, and graduated from Garfield County High School in 1994.  After graduating, he...
  •   Ralph Andy Fillafer, 88, of Miles City died on Thursday, Feb. 12, 2015, at his home in Miles City. Mr. Fillafer was born on Nov. 29, 1926, in Miles City, the son of Andy and Mary Andrich Fillafer. He attended grade school in Miles City and graduated from Custer County District High School. Mr. Fillafer went on to Bozeman and received his...
  •   The Miles Community College Board of Trustees will hold a special session tonight at 5:30 in Room 106 at the college to discuss several upcoming issues, including the possible acquisition of the old National Guard Armory building on Main Street now that the new Preparedness Center on North Haynes Avenue is in use. MCC President Stacy...
  • A son was born to Jessica and John Klamm of Miles City on Friday, January 23, 2015, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A son was born to Stevie Harrison Brian Cullinan of Glendive on Monday, January 26,  2015, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City.
  •     By JOSH SAMUELSON   Star Sports Editor Four Custer County District High School wrestlers got their first taste of the All-Class state wrestling tournament in Billings over the weekend. While there wasn’t a lot of success for the Cowboys, they did gain some valuable experience. Freshmen Kon Speelmon and senior Michael Crews...
  •   BOYS Over Conf Laurel 12-4 7-2 Billings Central 10-6 6-3 Miles City 7-10 5-4 Sidney 9-7 4-5 Hardin 10-6 3-5 Glendive 7-9 1-7 Thursday St. Labre 66, Miles City 52 Friday Billings Skyview 59, Miles City 46 Billings Central 70, Sidney 40 Laurel 38, Glendive 27 Saturday Billings Central 45, Glendive 38 Hardin 90, Lodge Grass 83 Laurel 57,...
  •   By JOSH SAMUELSON Star Sports Editor Both the Cowboy and Cowgirl basketball teams from Custer County District High School played well in their final non-conference games of the regular season. But playing well did not translate into victories for either CCDHS team.  The Cowgirls lost 48-43 to fall to 13-4 on the season. The Cowboys...
  •   Lawrence William “Larry” Vetch, 74, of Miles City died Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015, at St. Vincent Hospital in Billings. Mr. Vetch was born on Aug. 30, 1940, to Peter and Katherine Vetch in Forsyth. He spent his first eight years in Linton, North Dakota, then moved to Miles City where he lived for the remainder of his life. He...
  •   Sigrid Ragna Laird of Miles City died Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015, at home, surrounded by her family. She was born in Bozeman on Jan. 14, 1937, to parents David and Ella Crane Rivenes, and spent most of her life in Miles City. After graduating Custer County High School in 1955, she attended Purdue University, where she obtained degrees in...
  •   The City of Miles City is looking at continuing to make improvements at the Denton Sports Complex through the use of grants and donations to make up the match, so it won’’t cost the city. Public Works Director Scott Gray explained the plans to the Miles City Council Tuesday night. “It’s an important issue, to say the...