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05/27/2016 - 2:25pm
In honor of Memorial Day (Monday May 30, this year) the flag pole in the older part of Custer County Cemetery’s veterans section is being refurbished and repainted by members of the 4th Degree Knights of Columbus in Miles City.  Some of the graves in the area of the cemetery where the flag pole stands date back to the early 1900s. “The cemetery hasn’t had the funds to...
Thu, 05/26/2016 - 4:01pm
Tuesday night’s Miles City Council meeting was relatively brief, lasting only 45 minutes, with only a couple of items bringing any discussion. Council President Susanne Galbraith presided.   The major discussion involved Resolution No. 3921, which concerned the Miles City-Custer County
Wed, 05/25/2016 - 5:54pm
As the ROCKS students work their way around the fence at the Sacred Heart School playground for their last unicycle lesson of the year Tuesday afternoon, Jordan Silk displays the three steps to learning to ride. First gain your balance using the fence for support, second loose your balance and use
Wed, 05/25/2016 - 5:50pm
By ELAINE FORMAN Star Staff Writer The final free skin screening clinic by Dr. T.F. Benson and Dr. J.R. Grierson will be held 2-5 p.m. Thursday, May 26, at Beeson’s office at Holy Rosary Healthcare at 2600 Wilson St. For 20 years the two surgeons have been holding the clinic. As always, there
Tue, 05/24/2016 - 1:53pm
Gov. Steve Bullock was in Miles City Friday promoting his renewed effort to fund millions of dollars in infrastructure improvements across the state, including schools.   Accompanied by John Gorton, principal of Lincoln Elementary School and primary author of the Quality Schools grants written
Tue, 05/24/2016 - 1:40pm
Scott Austin Price’s ombinus hearing has been moved from Tuesday, May 31 at 11 a.m. to Friday, July 8 at 4 p.m. He is being charged in the Dec. 14 death of Ed Martin and the assault of his wife, Helen.  According to court documents, Price is being charged with aggravated assault,
Mon, 05/23/2016 - 3:22pm
The official numbers aren’t in from the Miles City Bucking Horse Sale but John Laney of the Miles City Area Chamber of Commerce, said he was expecting “near record” numbers to be turned in both for attendance and sales. Laney estimates that attendance on all three days at the
Fri, 05/20/2016 - 3:09pm
“Ticket sales are ahead of schedule,” said Terri Newby of the Miles City Area Chamber of Commerce on Wednesday afternoon, “Saturday is getting pretty full.”  While not expected to completely sell out, there will be a crowd at the Eastern Montana Fairgrounds for biggest
Thu, 05/19/2016 - 3:43pm
Thursday, May 19 7 p.m. ................. Concert: High Valley, opening act, @ fairgrounds 8:30 p.m. .............Concert: Black Jack Billy, headliner@ fairgrounds 10 p.m..................  Street Dance @downtown   Friday, May 20 4 p.m. ........................... Trade Show @
Thu, 05/19/2016 - 3:38pm
In April, a herd of horses took up residence west of Fort Keogh by Interstate 94 near the Rocking MC Welcome sign. These creatures didn’t just wander onto the range, they were installed there by Montana artist Jim Dolan of Bozeman who created them primarily from steel. The horses, which weigh