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08/20/2014 - 5:04pm
  As the new school year begins, there is a changing of the guard at Custer County District High School, as Larry “Beez” Lucero takes the reins as school principal. “Everybody here has been very friendly, and have helped me get adjusted to the job,” Lucero said. “Everything has gone as smooth as it possibly could; it’s been great for me and my family....
Fri, 08/08/2014 - 10:02am
  The Miles City Zoning Commission voted 4-1 Wednesday to recommend approving the zone change requested by Brad Certain for his property along Highway 59 South. Commission chairwoman Amber Trenka hesitated for some time before voting yes, reflecting the complexity of the issue. The request now
Fri, 08/08/2014 - 10:01am
  By MARLA PRELL                 Star Staff Writer Jim and Jeannette Lei of the Ashland area had an unwelcome house guest on July 28: a male black bear in the living room. “For about a month now he’s been around,” Jeannette said of the
Fri, 08/08/2014 - 10:00am
Author D.E.L. Connor is in Miles City for a signing of her most recently published book, “Spirit Warriors: The Scarring,” on Friday afternoon. “Spirit Warriors: The Scarring” is the second book in Connor’s “Spirit Warriors” series that includes five books
Fri, 08/08/2014 - 9:57am
  With some changes in this year’s Eastern Montana Fair, Fair Manager Gail Shaw wanted to explain how the Eastern Montana Fairgrounds and the fair are funded and why changes were made. While the fairgrounds is a county facility, the county is, as Shaw put it, “not exactly rolling