By Elaine Forman

03/27/2017 - 2:00pm
If the City of Miles City annexes more land, the main financial hit to Custer County would be the Road Department, but as much as this concerns the Custer County Commissioners, they are even more concerned about the rights of the people that would be most affected by annexation. The city is looking at annexation but no decisions have been made as to where or how much land they would annex. At 7 p...
Fri, 03/24/2017 - 2:06pm
The Miles City Council will hold its Tuesday meeting in the Custer County District High School Auditorium to accommodate a large crowd that is expected to attend to oppose annexation. The council meeting room in city hall can accomodate just 49 persons under the fire code. The meeting begins at 7 p
Thu, 03/23/2017 - 1:30pm
A future legislative bill aimed at revising Montana’s Workers’ Compensation is still in draft form but is expected to be introduced in the Montana Legislature soon by State Sen. Eric Moore of Miles City. The bill would basically eliminate the Montana State Fund and set up a residual
Tue, 03/21/2017 - 2:55pm
At Miles City Council’s March 14 meeting, Custer County Commissioner Jason Strouf asked the council to take the ordinance dealing with the Custer County Water and Sewer District customers and the annexation policy off the March 28 meeting agenda and for the council to meet with the
Tue, 03/21/2017 - 2:54pm
More than 200 people opposing the idea of being annexed into the City of Miles City attended a meeting held by the Custer County Water and Sewer District at Miles Community College on Monday.  The Miles City Council is considering a utility rule that would allow the city to annex any property
Tue, 03/21/2017 - 1:59pm
Richard “Rick” Brandt, 62, of Miles City was being held in the Custer County Detention Center on a $500,000 cash bond Thursday afternoon after being found guilty in the Custer County Courthouse of taking close to $2 million dollars from 18 people by deceptive practices. According to
Tue, 03/21/2017 - 1:55pm
A Custer County jury this afternoon returned guilty verdicts on all counts against Richard “Rick” Brandt of Miles City, who was accused of defrauding the elderly. The 12-person jury deliberated for about an hour, delivering the verdict shortly after 1 p.m. Brandt was taken into custody