Monthly archive

March, 2016

  • On April 2n there will be a Martial Arts demonstration helf by James Loomis and Ruth Buckner at Studio M at 1 pm to 3:30. There will be students showing off skills from the local program in hopes to get more interest in the activity. They are taking all students ages three and up. The group is currently offering a promotion for new students, if...
  • It was a packed house in yesterday’s Miles Community College board meeting with the topic of converting one of the remaining two racquetball courts in the Centra to allow CrossFit of Miles City more space for its classes.  It was brought to the board’s attention that the CrossFit program provided by brothers Nick and James Love...
  • The annual Wake Up & Lace Up fundraiser was held at Park Place on Friday March 18, and it was another hugely successful year for the local foundation that directly assists area people with medical expenses. The event was put on with the assistance of the Red Neck Grill, which served burgers, and auctioneer Zane Kittlemann, who donated his...
  • The Miles CC Pioneers had their first set of home games this weekend, with the series wrapping up Monday. Otero Junior College made the trip up from Colorado to take on the Pioneers on their home field. Saturday’s game was delayed about an hour due to the snow received the night before. Head Coach Jeff Brabant had the tarp in place, though,...
  • Ashley Parks has been working with competitive gymnastics teams in Miles City for three years at Northern Pacific Gymnastics. This year she took 12 girls to the Montana State Championships, and Level 4 came home with a third-place trophy. To compete in the state championship, the athlete must qualify with an all-around score of 31, at a regular-...
  • Tim and Neena Steadman of Miles City announced the engagement of their daughter, Marisa Steadman of Phoenix, Arizona, to William Meredith, also of Phoenix. He is the son of Mimi and Greg Meredith of Hutchinson, Kansas. A Saturday, June 18, wedding is planned in Red Lodge.  
  • COLSTRIP –  A state district judge nixed a mine permit approved by the Department of Environmental Protection, saying the permit showed “clear errors of judgment” regarding the protections of waters into which the mine discharges. Lewis and Clark County District Court Judge Kathy Seeley made the ruling. The ruling, although...
  • Melba Hunter, 97, former Miles City resident from 1949 to 1961, died on Thursday, March 17, 2016. A memorial service will be Friday, April 15, 2016, at Centennial United Methodist Church in Roseville, Minnesota. Condolences may be sent to her son, Howard Hunter, at email: hownice77@bresnan.net.  
  • A daughter was born to Dana and Kory Leininger of Flaxville on Monday, March 14, 2016, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A son was born to Tiffani and Cory Cunningham of Miles City on Friday, March 18, 2016, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A son was born to Amber and Gary Rolf of Miles City on Friday, March 18, 2016, at Holy Rosary...