Monthly archive

October, 2015

  •   The fifth- and sixth-grade girls’ basketball teams competed Tuesday and Thursday at the Washington Middle School gymnasium. The first game Tuesday night was the Jade Dragons vs. the Orange Crush, and the Crush came out on top with the 18-5 victory. The Dragons’ Reagan LaPlante came away with two points during the first half,...
  •   Dennis L. Stanton, 69, of Miles City died Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015 at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. He was born Feb. 7, 1946 in Portland, Oregon. Visitation will be Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2015, from 1 to 5 p.m. at Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home. A graveside service will be Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015, at 10 a.m. in the Eastern Montana State...
  •   Barn Players, Inc. of Miles City will bring the Pulitzer prize-winning play “Harvey” to the stage Friday, Oct. 23, and Saturday, Oct. 24, in the Custer County District High School auditorium.  There will be three opportunities to catch the hilarity: Friday at 7 p.m. and Saturday at 2 and 7 p.m. “Harvey” is...
  • The undefeated Custer County District High School Cowboys will take on the Glendive Red Devils on the road Friday night for the final game in regular-season play. The rivalry between Glendive and Miles City has been going on for a century or more, since the two schools began playing football. Since 1972 the Cowboys are 38-7 against Glendive, and...
  •   The Hoofin it for Hunger race took place Sunday, October 11.  The race benefits the Montana Food Bank Network, with all proceeds going directly to the Food Bank. There were four different race options for the different levels of racers: 5K, 10K, Half Marathon Trail Run and a 1-mile fun run/walk. The race was hosted by Montana Farm...
  •   The month of October is not just about pumpkins and fall festivities, but also Domestic Violence Awareness month as well as Breast Cancer Awareness month. Which is why oneHealth and CNADA (Custer County Network against Domestic Abuse) are partnering to put on a Powder Puff Football game to raise awareness on these two issues.  The...
  •   Barry Levi Niedge, age 77, of Miles City passed away on Tuesday, October 20, 2015 at the VA Nursing Home in Miles City. Barry is survived by his wife Donna Niedge of Miles City, MT; a daughter, Nona Niedge of Marmarth, ND; and a son, Shawn and Joanie Niedge of Miles City, MT; four grandchildren: Brandon Hall of Fargo, ND; Dalton, Dillon and...
  • A daughter was born to Kaytlen and Seth Crawford of Plevna on Tuesday, October 13, 2015, in the Glendive Medical Center in Glendive. The paternal grandparents are  Randy and Lori Crawford of Miles City.  The maternal grandparents are Dave and Jodi Schuetue of Plevna.
  • A son was born to Jessica and Eric Klein of Garland, Texas on Thursday, October 15, 2015.  Klein is the grandson of Lewis and Joyce Rooney of Miles City. A daughter was born to Karla and Ryan Klein of Garland, Texas, on Sunday, October 18, 2015.  Klein is the grandson of Lewis and Joyce Rooney of Miles City.
  •   Frank Wiley Field is seeing big improvements, with a $4.3 million dollar runway project that is nearing completion. The project is reconstructing two-thirds of one of the two runways at the airport. Miles City Airport Board Chairman Doug Phair said the work is necessary to keep the airport up to federal regulations. The subgrade of the...