Monthly archive

May, 2014

  •   The Miles City Outlaws varsity team swept Rapid City Post 320 on Saturday afternoon, but then dropped a nine-inning game to Sturgis on Sunday. The Outlaws improved to 6-5 on the season. They will be hosting the Outlaw Invite this weekend at Tedesco Field. Times have not been announced, but the Outlaws will play twice on Saturday and Sunday...
  • A son was born to Tyiva Walker and Andrew Lecocq of Miles City on Tuesday, April 8, 2014, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City.   A daughter was born to Kylee and Kurt Brown of Glendive on Thursday, May 1, 2014, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City.   A daughter was born to Krista and Josh Graff of Broadus on Friday, May 2,...
  •   In 1879, the telephone was a modern invention, the newest technology that was going to revolutionize the world. In most of the United States, the telephone was not yet a common household instrument, but Miles City had telephones. Two of them. The telephones connected Colonel Nelson Miles’ house at Fort Keogh with his office. However,...
  • A daughter was born to Amanda and John Kramme of Broadus on Wednesday, April 9, 2014 at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City.   A daughter was born to Jessica and Johnathan McIntare of Glendive on Sunday, April 20, 2014 at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City.   A son was born to Shavon and Chad Harmon of Powderville on Tuesday,...
  •   The election for Miles Community College Board of Trustees will be Tuesday at MCC in room 106, with polls open from noon–8 p.m.  Absentee ballots are due at he college by noon on Monday. Three candidates are running for two open seats on the MCC Board of Trustees. The candidates are Garret McFarland (incumbent), Tad Torgerson and...
  •   The race for Montana’s lone seat in the U.S. House has become a crowded one, with five Republican candidates, two Democrats and one Libertarian all vying for the position. With the primary election just weeks away, candidates are canvassing the state in an effort to reach voters with their campaign platforms. One Democratic candidate...
  •   John William McKerlick, 80, of Jordan died Tuesday, April 29, 2014, at Billings Clinic Hospital after three weeks of Inpatient Cancer Care for acute myeloid leukemia. John and his son, Kenny, were out feeding their livestock when the doctor called with the possible diagnosis. John William McKerlick was born Feb. 2, 1934, in Miles City to...
  •   Despite the rain and cloudy skies, spring and warmer weather has finally come to Miles City. Like the snow melting into the ground, the supplies on the shelves of the Custer County Food Bank are dwindling away. “Just because the weather is nicer doesn’t mean that the food situation has changed,” said Bob Parker, director...
  •   Thad G. “Zeke” Plog, 42, of Miles City, formerly of Oshkosh, Neb., died Tuesday, April 22, 2014, in St. Vincent’s HealthCare in Billings of injuries sustained Friday, April 18, 2014, while trimming trees. Mr. Plog was born Dec. 16, 1971, in Ft. Collins, Colo., to Terry and Paula Plog. He joined brother Scott and later...
  •   Dave Rapstad’s life was tragically cut short on Sunday evening April 27, 2014 in an automobile accident near Winston, Montana.  Dave was a happy, joyful, loving man who will be greatly missed by everyone who had the pleasure to meet him. Dave loved life, loved people, and never knew a stranger. He was full of...