Monthly archive

August, 2015

  •   Carrie Lynn Fahrenbruck, 33, of Miles City died Sunday, Aug. 2, 2015, at Holy Rosary Healthcare. She was born July 25, 1982, in Miles City to George and Robin Brown Fahrenbruck. She attended public schools in Miles City, graduating from Custer County District High School. She resided at Stephanie Group Home and attended the day program at...
  •   The Surface Transportation Board has extended the public comment period for the Draft Environmental Impact Statement for the proposed construction and operation of the Tongue River Railroad in Southeastern Montana.  On April 17, the STB’s Office of Environmental Analysis released the Draft EIS and announced a 60-day comment...
  •   Summer vacation 100 years ago was little different. Most people traveled by train because automobiles were new, slow and unreliable, and the roads were even worse. What roads existed were mostly little more than dirt tracks. There was no organized highway department at the state or federal level, let alone city or county, so roads were...
  •   Miles City was the end of the trail for the Great American Cattle Drive of 1995 and now, 20 years later, it will be the end of the trail for the drive’s trail boss, James “Bud” McCasland of Garland, Texas. McCasland died on May 17 at the age of 69. His final wish was to return to Miles City. “He just loved Miles...
  • A daughter was born to Jessica and Jade Boggs of Baker on Monday, July 27, 2015, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A daughter was born to Billie Johnson and Joshua Cole of Miles City on Sunday, August 2, 2015, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City.
  •   Earnest H. “Ernie” Metzenberg, 88, of Glendive, died Saturday, July 25, 2015.  Mr. Metzenberg was born at Ekalaka on Nov. 20, 1926, to George and Daisy Wheat Metzenberg. He was born again, saved by the grace of God, in May 1959. He attended country schools and Carter County High School in Ekalaka. He lived at Ekalaka on the...
  •   Holy Rosary Healthcare Mission Council is holding the annual Christmas in July. The Mission Council partners with the Department of Child and Family Services and the Office of Public Assistance to help local families in need send kids to school equipped with new clothes and school supplies. School age children are available to receive...
  •   On a ranch about five miles out of Miles City lives local author John L. Moore. Dressed in a blue plaid shirt, blue jeans and cowboy boots, Moore sits comfortably in a recliner talking about his work, accomplishments and life in general. Moore isn’t a newcomer to the writing world, but he is a force to reckon with, proven by his...
  • A daughter was born to Amy and Steven Freier of Glendive on Saturday, July 25, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City.