Monthly archive

December, 2015

  • A daughter was born to Samantha Bryan of Miles City on Tuesday, Nov. 17, 2015, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A daughter was born to Elizabeth and Trevor Johnson of Miles City on Wednesday, Nov. 18,  2015, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A daughter was born to Samantha Stone and Latigo Hance of Missoula and Circle on Monday...
  • When the stock market collapsed and the Great Depression officially swept the land, Montana was already experiencing economic hard times due to drought and farming practices that seemed like a good idea at the time but proved to be a disaster. While everyone hoped the economy would improve quickly, it didn’t. It got worse and worse. More...
  • When the stock market collapsed and the Great Depression officially swept the land, Montana was already experiencing economic hard times due to drought and farming practices that seemed like a good idea at the time but proved to be a disaster. While everyone hoped the economy would improve quickly, it didn’t. It got worse and worse. More...
  •  Both Pioneer teams traveled to Bismarck, North Dakota this weekend to take on both Bismarck State College and United Tribes Technical College. BSC and MCC were evenly matched teams going into the games, but the Pioneers prevailed and came up with the 84-80 win.  The Pioneers were down by 12 at one point, but regrouped and came together...
  • This weekend the Generals Squirt team took on the Bozeman Ice Dogs and the Helena Bighorns in hockey action. They took on the Bighorns Saturday morning and came away with the 7-5 win. Charlie Lang and Raymond Shawver played goalie and had a combined 12 saves on 17 shots.  CJ Lang, Caleb Brossman, Devon Merwin and Peyton Taylor were the goal...
  • Phyllis Ann (Phalen) Griffin, age 86, of Ismay, MT passed away unexpectedly on Friday, December 4th, 2015, with family at her side. Phyllis was born on September 21st, 1929 on Box Elder Creek near Ekalaka, MT in a one-room log house with her grandmother Phalen as midwife. She was the fourth child of Lawrence and Rose (Ambrose) Phalen, and spent...
  • MILES CITY —  With the opening of trapping season for bobcats arriving on December 1, trappers are reminded of a new requirement before they take to the field.  New this year for bobcat is the requirement to bring unfrozen lower jaws that have been cleaned and air dried when presenting the pelts for inspection and tagging by...
  • December Dec. 4 — Milk and Cookies with Santa, 3-5 p.m., Holy Rosary Healthcare main lobby. (406) 233-4053. - Holiday Open House with refreshments and entertainment, 1-4 p.m., U.S.Bank. - Holiday Open House with treats, refreshments and entertainment, 1-4:30 p.m., Stockman Bank. - Christmas Stroll, 5-8 p.m., around Miles City with two...
  • On Wednesday the newly formed Transportation Advisory Committee held a series of meetings seeking public input for the future transportation plan for Miles City.  The public was encouraged to attend to give their input and ideas to the committee for further discussion. The facilitators, Transportation Engineer Chuck Strum of Interstate...
  • Local residents are encouraged to provide input for future planning at 6 p.m. Monday in Miles Community College Room 106. The Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy town meeting will be an interactive session to review the previous year and assess the current projects, assets and needs in the community. The town meeting is hosted by the...