Monthly archive

March, 2016

  • In the Thursday meeting of the Miles City Area Economic Development Council, progress and future ideas were discussed among the board.  The Finance Committee hasn’t had a formal meeting yet, as board chair Kathy McLane is gathering material to present to the committee. Currently she is working on several grants but has run into a small...
  • John Gerald Masa, age 75, of Miles City passed away on Monday, February 29, 2016 in Miles City. John was born June 22, 1940 in Marmarth, ND, the son of Frank and Elizabeth Masa. He grew up and attended schools in Marmarth where he graduated from high school. He moved to Miles City in 1960. He served in the Army National Guard in Miles City. John...
  • A beautiful, vibrant lady, Lois Skinn, went home to be with Jesus after a very short, brave battle with cancer on March 1, 2016. Her final days were spent with her family, friends and her precious grand-kids and lovely little great-grand-daughter. They together shared laughter, tears, memories, prayer and music and most importantly LOVE! Lois...
  • Mencel Leroy “Popsie” Carey went to be with his Lord on February 29th, 2016.  Mencel was born in Ismay, Montana on March 23, 1929, to Victor Carey and Anna (Buraas) Carey. He grew up there with his younger siblings Laura Mae, Charles “Chuck,” and Fern; attending Cottonwood School until age 11 when his family moved to...
  • James Olaf “Jim” Howard, 63, died unexpectedly Thursday, Feb. 25, 2016. He was born Aug. 15, 1953, in Sheridan, Wyoming, the fourth child of Robert Lee and Ingeborg Ernestine Kelly Howard. He finished elementary school in Broadus, moved to Miles City in 1967 and graduated from Custer County District High School in 1972. He started...
  • The Miles CC Pioneers started their playoff action Saturday in Colorado with a play-in against Northwest College. The Pioneers had a good game but were down at the end of the second half by 1. Just before the final buzzer, Kameron Rauch launched a deep three, winning the game for the Pioneers, 77-75. This win bumped the Pioneers into the...
  • One woman was ejected from a vehicle and died at the scene of a single-vehicle crash on the Broadus highway Tuesday afternoon, and seven passengers were hospitalized, according to Montana Highway Patrol Trooper Brandon Kelm. Custer County Deputy Coroner Pat Roos said the woman who died was 24-year-old Regina Rae Romero from Poplar. The call came...
  • The Lady Pioneers traveled to Gillette Monday to get ready for their Region IX tournament, which starts Tuesday. The Lady Pioneers have had a difficult season, but going into the playoffs they all get a new slate. The tournament is single elimination, so they are only guaranteed one game.  The Lady P’s take on the McCook CC Lady Indians...