Monthly archive

August, 2015

  •   MILES CITY – The BLM Miles City fisheries program in eastern Montana got some help this summer with the placement of a Hutton Program scholar, a volunteer field position paid for by the American Fisheries Society. Kadie Heinle, 2015 graduate from Custer County District High School, who has an interest in marine biology, applied for...
  •   A group of people gathered at the Range Riders Museum Wednesday morning to reminisce about the Great American Cattle Drive 20 years ago and the trail boss, the late James “Bud” McCasland, who wanted his ashes to be scattered at Miles City where the drive ended. McCasland died May 17 at the age of 69.  He had recreated the...
  •   Relay For Life is about remembering those whom we have lost to cancer. It is also about honoring those who are surviving their battles. At the Relay For Life Survivor Dinner in July, three survivors shared three separate messages that summarized their battles against cancer and what their philosophy of living is. Different situations,...
  •   By Star Staff The 2015-2016 all sport tickets for adults and activity tickets for students will go on sale at the Custer County District High School business offices beginning Wednesday, Aug. 12. Washington Middle School Student activity tickets and adult all sport tickets may be purchased at the WMS business office beginning Monday, Aug....
  • Tired of the perm and nail smell? Then TopKut Barbershop is the place for you. Owner and local Miles Citian Kile Mcquirk, 33, opened the doors of his barbershop July 23 on 805 Main St. Since then business has been booming, with every day being booked full.  For the past 11 months, Mcquirk attended Bold Beauty Academy in Billings to obtain his...
  •   Kenton E. Larson, 82, of Circle, died Friday, Aug. 7, 2015, in the McCone County Clinic in Circle. He was born to Arnold and Martha Larson on April 12, 1933, 20 minutes after his twin brother, Keith, in Reeder, North Dakota. A South Dakota tale has it that on a dark and rainy night a young woman took refuge from the storm under a bridge....
  • Harold C. Freier of Billings, former Miles City resident, died on Monday, Aug. 3, 2015, with his family near him. He was born July 22, 1947, to Edwin and Lorna Kudick Freier in Miles City where he spent his formative years. Mr. Freier graduated from Custer County High School in 1965 and later went on to Miltonvale Wesleyan College in Miltonvale,...
  •   Harold C. Freier of Billings, former Miles City resident, died on Monday, Aug. 3, 2015, with his family near him. He was born July 22, 1947, to Edwin and Lorna Kudick Freier in Miles City where he spent his formative years. Mr. Freier graduated from Custer County High School in 1965 and later went on to Miltonvale Wesleyan College in...
  •   A Celebration of Life memorial service for Leland Dodd will be Friday, Aug. 14, at 3 p.m. in Parker’s Super Services (Parker’s Bar), 13 S. 10th St. in Miles City. Food and beverages will be served for all friends and family of Mr. Dodd. A former Miles City resident, Mr. Dodd, 67, of Wyoming, died Wednesday, May 13, 2015,...
  •   Football Start date: Friday - August 14, 2015 Practice time: 7:30 AM  Practice site: Room 402 (health room) of CCDHS Practice gear: T-shirt, shorts & cleats or shoes   Volleyball Start date: Friday – August 14, 2015 Practice time: 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM & 3:00PM – 5:00PM Practice site: CCDHS Gym Practice...