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08/28/2015 - 3:12pm
Bruce and Maryann Marshall, veteran jewelers, recently purchased John Stockhill Jewelers July 17 on historic Main Street. The family has been in the business for almost 30 years now, starting with moving to Gillette to manage a store for an absentee owner. After 10 years of managing the store, they bought the owner out and created Marshall Jewelry. A few years later they began expanding and are...
Thu, 08/27/2015 - 2:44pm
  In some ways, the staffers at Pine Hills Youth Correctional Facility are the victims of their own success. The facility, which was designed to accommodate 120 male youth offenders between the ages of 10 and 17, currently has less than 50 students enrolled. Superintendent Steve Ray said that
Thu, 08/27/2015 - 2:44pm
  In some ways, the staffers at Pine Hills Youth Correctional Facility are the victims of their own success. The facility, which was designed to accommodate 120 male youth offenders between the ages of 10 and 17, currently has less than 50 students enrolled. Superintendent Steve Ray said that
Thu, 08/27/2015 - 2:39pm
  A Miles City man is being charged with six felony counts involving more than $2 million he allegedly gained control of from individuals (many elderly) through deceptive means. The alleged victims range from 48-100 years of age. Richard “Rick” Brandt allegedly committed the
Thu, 08/27/2015 - 2:36pm
  Tuesday night was Ward 2 Councilwoman Sheena Martin’s last Miles City Council meeting.  She has resigned because she is moving out of town.  The city will be accepting letters of interest for the position from the public. The term ends Dec. 31, 2017.  The deadline for
Tue, 08/25/2015 - 3:23pm
  Four C1 21 Osprey flying over Miles City drew a large crowd to Frank Wiley Field Tuesday around noon, to see the Marine aircrafts fuel up. While people were taking photographs of the planes, the Marines were stretching their legs and taking photos of the “Miles City, MT” sign on
Tue, 08/25/2015 - 2:15pm
  If you follow the Stardust column in the Miles City Star, you may have read about the addition being built on Washington School and wondered, what addition? Well, the curved addition on the south side was built in the 1950s, and the big box for the gymnasium was built in the 1990s. And the
Mon, 08/24/2015 - 2:40pm
  Some things were up and some things were down, but overall, Fair Manager Gail Shaw felt the Eastern Montana Fair “went really well.” One of the primary concerns was the success of the returning Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association Rodeo, held for the first time in many years,
Mon, 08/24/2015 - 2:36pm
  Up until this year, students at Custer County District High School who wished to participate in the school district’s hot lunch program had to go to Lincoln Elementary School to eat. This was not a popular alternative with most teenagers. They could also bring lunch or go out to lunch
Fri, 08/21/2015 - 2:38pm
  The Eastern Montana Fair is in full swing out at the fairgrounds, and for many fairgoers, that can only mean one thing: PLENTY of food. Whether it’s homestyle BBQ, hamburgers and hot dogs, Asian cuisine or just about anything one can think of attached to a stick, there’s bound to