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04/23/2014 - 3:14pm
  It was just a saddle. It didn’t have the fanciest tooling, and it was a little worn.  But to Denny Brengle, it was a priceless piece of family history he had sought for a long time. At the H. D. Landers estate auction Saturday, the bidding on that saddle got pretty hot and heavy in the Home Show building at the Eastern Montana Fairgrounds. Brengle was the final bidder and got to...
Wed, 04/23/2014 - 3:13pm
  On Friday, the community will play host to the Special Olympics Miles City regional games at the community track adjacent to Miles Community College. Athletes from seven eastern Montana communities will be attending, with Miles City bringing the largest contingent of 18 competitors. Also
Tue, 04/22/2014 - 3:24pm
  Naxin Safety and Crazy’s Tint Shop now has a storefront at 1415 Main St.  Specializing in first aid and safety supplies, Naxin Safety has catered to local businesses, agencies and the oil patch for nine years.  The shop opened at the ABC Glass and Signs’ former location
Tue, 04/22/2014 - 3:21pm
  A familiar face in the world of Montana politics is once again seeking to serve Montanans, this time in the U.S. House of Representatives. John Driscoll, who previously served in the Montana House in the 1970s (including a term of Speaker of the House in 1977), as well as three terms on the
Fri, 04/18/2014 - 2:28pm
  Saturday   Community Easter Egg Hunt in Wibaux Park — Beginning at 9 a.m. Sponsored by Kids R Us and Miles City Federal Credit Union. For kids ages 0-10, with staggered times for different age groups. Look for gold coins hidden inside eggs. Each gold coin is worth $1 when brought
Fri, 04/18/2014 - 2:26pm
  When voters visit the polls May 6 or before to vote for the two available seats on the Miles Community College Board of Trustees, they’ll find a familiar face vying for re-election, one candidate throwing his hat in the ring for the first time and a candidate who was part of a tight
Thu, 04/17/2014 - 2:48pm
  The young men who came west in the 1870s and 1880s were, by the late 1930s, elderly and passing away at an alarming rate. This is why the survivors of the “free range” era got together in Miles City in 1939 to hold a “Range Riders Reunion” that evolved into the Range
Wed, 04/16/2014 - 2:00pm
     With positive changes continuing to happen at Miles Community College, the public will be able to see for themselves how the school is making impressive strides in the right direction. MCC is hosting an Open House at 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, April 22. The festivities will open with a
Tue, 04/15/2014 - 3:27pm
  The Miles City Council voted 6-2 to increase ambulance rates last week. Ordinance No. 1265 will now go to the Finance Committee before it comes before the council a second time. Council members Jerry Partridge and Roxanna Brush voted against the ordinance when it came up on April 8. The
Mon, 04/14/2014 - 2:19pm
  Last week the Miles City Council’s Human Resource Committee denied a grievance filed by two employees two years ago over a wage study, which froze their wages. “We will not treat these positions differently than we have the other positions in the study, so your request at this