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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...
Wed, 08/19/2015 - 5:10pm
  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 19 8 a.m. — Official 4-H & FFA horse judging @ Horseman’s Park 10 a.m. — Trail class 11 a.m. — 4-H foods judging 2 p.m. — Open Class entries close 3 p.m.  — Commercial buildings open 3 p.m. — Miss Bows Clown - Strolling
Wed, 08/19/2015 - 5:05pm
  The sheep, hog and horse barns at the Eastern Montana Fairgrounds have been serving their purpose for more than half a century, and their age is beginning to show, with beams splitting and boards rotting. So, according to MSU Custer County Extension Agent Michael Schuldt, the time has come
Wed, 08/19/2015 - 4:59pm
  Lieutenant Governor Angela McLean visited Miles City on Tuesday while sporadically making stops at all the state employee clinics around the state.  There are six of these clinics. The first one was established in Helena in 2012. Following came Missoula, Butte, Miles City, Billings and
Tue, 08/18/2015 - 3:43pm
  WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 19 8 a.m. — Official 4-H & FFA horse judging @ Horseman’s Park 10 a.m. — Trail class 11 a.m. — 4-H foods judging 2 p.m. — Open Class entries close 3 p.m.  — Commercial buildings open 3 p.m. — Miss Bows Clown - Strolling
Tue, 08/18/2015 - 3:42pm
  By AMORETTE ALLISON, Star Staff Writer The theme for the Eastern Montana Fair, which opens officially on Wednesday, is “Blue Ribbon Memories.” The $3.00 gate fee. The Professional Rodeo Cowboys Association rodeo starts Tuesday and gate fees will not be charged on that day. The
Tue, 08/18/2015 - 3:37pm
  This past weekend the surrounding areas suffered from seven different fires all of which are currently under control. According to BLM’s Fire Mitigation and Education Specialist Deana Harms a total of  2,504.5 acres were burned. One fire was caused by a campfire, three were caused
Tue, 08/18/2015 - 3:29pm
  Spirits were high during Tuesday’s meeting of the Unified Board of Trustees were high as the board prepares for the upcoming school year. Superintendent Keith Campbell ran down just a few of the improvement projects that the district has finished or is still completing before the
Fri, 08/14/2015 - 2:35pm
  The American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life is tonight at the Miles Community College Track. The event will begin with the opening ceremonies at 6 p.m. and will end with the closing ceremonies at midnight.  Relay teams will be walking during this time to raise money for cancer
Fri, 08/14/2015 - 2:34pm
  The Miles City Police Department has responded to almost 6,000 calls for service in the first six months of the year, initiated 958 traffic stops, plus they are currently working on “a rash of vandalism calls” that are coming in “back to back to back,” Police Chief