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01/23/2015 - 4:30pm
  Sacred Heart Catholic School staff members invite Miles City residents to join in celebrating with Catholic schools across the nation during Catholic Schools Week, Sunday, Jan. 25, through Saturday, Jan. 31. This is a time to celebrate the many blessings at Sacred Heart School, including the support of the Sacred Heart Parish and the Miles City community, past and present. The following is...
Fri, 01/23/2015 - 4:22pm
  Erin’s Crystal Ball, an annual fundraiser for Erin’s Hope Project, Inc., has been successful enough that it had to be moved to the Centra this year to accommodate the crowd. More than 350 people took part in the Jan. 3 evening of dinner, dancing and live and silent auctions.
Fri, 01/23/2015 - 4:19pm
  The Miles City Police Department’s first Shop with a Cop was successful enough that officers want to do it again next year, and there are also plans in the works for a program to help under-privileged kids with school supplies in the fall. With generous community and business support,
Mon, 01/19/2015 - 2:55pm
  Imagine taking a walk along the streets of Miles City on a brisk January morning 100 years ago. The town would obviously look quite a bit different than it does today, with streets unpaved and horses still the primary form of transport. It would also be bustling with construction in a boom
Fri, 01/16/2015 - 2:10pm
  The nomination letters have been reviewed, and the Miles City Area Chamber of Commerce has chosen the winners for the annual Citizen of the Year awards. The awards will be presented next Thursday at an awards banquet at the Town and Country Club. The awards will be presented in five
Thu, 01/15/2015 - 1:53pm
  When Milestown Community Improvement Inc., first started a couple of years ago, it was relatively informal.  The members were all from Miles City, had moved away, and then came back to their hometown.  They wanted to give back to the town they loved, focusing on projects for kids,
Tue, 01/13/2015 - 1:58pm
  Volunteers are reading to first-graders in a local school as part of a 10-week activity called “Reading First Program,” starting this month. The program was coordinated by Kacye Eads of Wells Fargo, who said each year the company urges its team members to get involved with their
Tue, 01/13/2015 - 1:56pm
  Jody and Jase Kinsey of Miles City recently increased the population by three on December 5 with the birth at Billings Clinic of identical triplet boys. Born at 32 weeks gestation, Cade weighed three pounds, 13 ounces; Ian three pounds, 11 ounces, and Milo, four pounds, one ounce. The birth
Mon, 01/12/2015 - 2:08pm
  The most exciting thing Bureau of Land Management firefighter Justin Hanley had planned for the afternoon of Aug. 4, 2013, was to make a halibut and blooming onion dinner in his new deep fat fryer. Needless to say, his day was about to get a lot more interesting. Finishing dinner with his