Monthly archive

October, 2014

  •   Duane Allen Leidholt, 60, of Miles City, our beloved father and hero, died Friday, October 24th, surrounded by his loving family and friends. Dad was born to Robert and Kathryn Leidholt on March 1, 1954, a feisty late winter day — a preview of things to come. He was the third oldest of the eight Leidholt boys. He attended Sacred Heart...
  •   The race for Custer County Attorney features two candidates with over 20 years of legal experience between them, many in the very office each is campaigning for. Incumbent Wyatt Glade began practicing law in April of 2003, first with a local law practice, then in his own private practice, where he gained experience in criminal defense....
  •   The race for Montana State Senate District 19 features a pair of familiar faces, as both candidates have experience in the Montana Legislature. Incumbent Republican Eric Moore is seeking his second term in the Senate, having been elected in 2010. A local business owner in Miles City since 1996, Moore, married and the father of two, was...
  •   It’s the end of October and the holiday season is quickly approaching. This also is the time year when families and individuals in need are seeking a little extra assistance. To provide some help for these people and make the coming Thanksgiving holiday a little happier, the Custer County Food Bank will have its second annual Turkey...
  •   Margarete Rice, 94, of Jordan died Saturday, Oct. 25, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. She was born in Amburg, Germany, on Feb. 20, 1920, to Karl Perras and Rosenna Joust. After her father's death, she was later joined by step-father Johan Graml, sister Centa and brother Walter. She grew up in Amburg and later moved to Weiden...
  • A son was born to Kristin and Brandon Willett of Miles City on Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A son was born to Shari and Clayton Heitz of Brockway on Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A son was born to Natasha Bratlie and Devon Azures of Miles City on Saturday, Sept. 27,...
  •   The Custer County District High School Cowboys had already secured a spot in the Class A playoffs when they traveled to Sidney on Friday night, but a win would give them the second-seed from the Eastern A and a home playoff game that goes with it. With a dominant defense, the Cowboys held the Eagles at bay throughout the game, on their way...
  •   The Custer County District High School cross country teams competed at the State Meet in Helena on Saturday, coming home with a pair of repeat All-State performers. Senior Cowboy Austin Stradley placed 10th and junior Cowgirl Emily Regan was 12th, each earning All-State honors for the second straight year. “Both of them were very...
  •   Monday, October 20  through Thursday, October 30 Decorate a pink pumpkin and take it to oneHealth on the third floor of the Veterans Affairs Building, 210 S. Winchester Ave. The public will vote on their favorite Pink Pumpkin. Prizes will be given for first, second and third places. WInners will be announced at the oneHealth Halloween...
  •   With the need for quality health care consistently on the rise, Miles Community College has always taken pride in programs it offers. Now, thanks to a $637,940 grant from the U.S. Department of Labor, MCC can continue to entice possible students searching for a foot in the door in the health care field.  The grant will be administered...