Monthly archive

January, 2017

  • Seven boys and girls from Miles City ages 9-14 were named local champions of the 2017 Knights of Columbus Free Throw Championship on Sunday and have earned the right to compete at the district level.  The 9-year-old champion in the boys’ bracket was Bridger Muri, while Fraya Baker was the 10-year-old girls’ champion.   In the...
  • The Custer County District High School varsity girls’ basketball team returned to the hardwood Saturday and their signature defense kept the Sidney Lady Eagles grounded, resulting in a 67-45 Eastern A Conference win for the Cowgirls.  The Cowgirls’ bench came through with four beyond-the-arc shots. Junior guard Makenzie Taylor...
  • The Miles City Generals took on the Havre Ice Hawks in a Montana Amateur Hockey Association conference game on Saturday night.   The Generals (0-14) have had a rough season up to this point but head coach Todd Armstrong has confidence that his team is close to making it over the hump.   “We showed signs of greatness tonight,...
  • Young and old gathered at Riverside Park in Miles City on Saturday to join the local version of the worldwide Women’s March protest. The group was estimated at having around 50 participants that included women, men and children.  Women and men gathered nationwide and worldwide to march peacefully in support of human rights. Local...
  • The Custer County District High School varsity Cowgirls’ aggressive defense got the better of them on Friday night as three Cowgirls hit the five-foul mark in a 79-65 loss to their Eastern A rivals the Hardin Lady Bulldogs.  The game was a rescheduled matchup from a game canceled due to dangerously cold weather in December.  The...
  • Margaret Joan (Margie) Schroeder walked into the arms of Jesus, January 10, 2017, surrounded by loved ones.  Mom was born August 6, 1938 to Ernest & Harriet Wyttenhove in Miles City, Montana. She grew up on the family farm and had many exciting adventures. She was always happy to share her wonderful gift of story-telling about her daring...
  • More than 100 people gathered Thursday evening in the Town and Country Club to recognize and honor several Miles City residents for their many contributions to the community. The annual Miles City Area Chamber of Commerce Banquet and presentation of the 2016 Citizen of the Year Awards acknowledges the service the recipients rendered in the...
  • A trio of area athletes, including Dylan Munroe of Miles City, will play college baseball at Grays Harbor College in Aberdeen, Washington beginning this fall. The announcement was made this week by 406 Baseball LLC of Miles City and the Outlaw Baseball Club. Munroe, a senior at Custer County District High School, is a pitcher and infielder. He...
  • Gingermay L. Stewart and Kurtis Miller, both of Miles City, have announced their engagement. Stewart is a former resident of Pendleton, Ore. Miller is the son of Grant Miller and Leah Jordan of Miles City. A Saturday, June 10 wedding is planned by the couple at the Yellowstone Jewel (Tusler House) near Miles City.
  • On January 17, 2017 Eugene Leidholt, age 88, of Miles City, MT passed away at his home in Miles City of a broken heart. Eugene was born on December 11, 1928 in Roscoe, South Dakota to Karl and Rosa Leidholt. Eugene was born into a family that would eventually contain 13 children. When he was one year old, his family moved to Wesson Flats, MT which...