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06/28/2016 - 2:05pm
The Moorehead/Dickinson road access to South Haynes Avenue is slowly moving forward with the hopes of the road being open by spring 2017. According to MCC President Stacy Klippenstein he attended numerous meetings regarding the road extension and was recently informed that First Interstate Bank has everything ready to go. First Interstate Bank is hoping to begin the project this summer with the...
Mon, 06/27/2016 - 2:16pm
Out at Fort Keogh last week, Doug Melton from the Bureau of Land Management (BLM) was bitten by a rattlesnake.  “I never saw it,” said Melton. “There was no warning at all.”  Melton was transported to Holy Rosary Healthcare by the group he was with, making it to
Fri, 06/24/2016 - 2:23pm
Custer County Commissioner Jason Strouf said seeing a site in person is different than just looking at it on maps and through photos, which is why members of the Army Corps of Engineers made a visit to Miles City to walk along the riverbanks and see where levees would go. Ten members of the corps
Thu, 06/23/2016 - 2:39pm
On Saturday, June 25, members of the Miles City Garden Club will offer their biennial Yard and Garden Tour for the public. Hours for the tour are 1 to 4 p.m. There will be no tour in July. Saturday’s tour will begin with registration at 12:30 p.m. at Ravishing & Rugged, 1720 Main St. Each
Thu, 06/23/2016 - 2:37pm
Miles Community College announced Wednesday afternoon that they ordered the building for the Ag Advancement Center, which will house the agriculture and equine programs. The building cost roughly $521,000. MCC will know the final cost in July with delivery of the building set for August 15. 
Wed, 06/22/2016 - 2:26pm
On Friday and Saturday the first Sunday Creek Sheepdog Trial will be held outside of Miles City. The excitement begins at 6:30 a.m. on Friday and 7 a.m. on Saturday. Each day will run until the mid-afternoon.  The event will be held approximately six miles from Miles City: take Highway 59
Tue, 06/21/2016 - 2:44pm
Three bids were opened for the construction of wastewater plant upgrade Phase 2 at the June 12 meeting. Phase 2 deals with the ultraviolet disinfection of water going back to the Yellowstone River, biosolids handlling process and a septic receiving station. The bids had a base price and an
Mon, 06/20/2016 - 2:12pm
Today, having a big wedding is considered the norm.  Some people even send “save the date” announcements out months before the invitations to make sure they get maximum attendance.  While many people think huge weddings are traditional, they really aren’t, unless you
Fri, 06/17/2016 - 2:17pm
When Jim Sipes was a young man, he decided to try some adventure, so he signed on to the Far West, a steamship going up the Yellowstone River back in the summer of 1876.  He was fishing off the prow of the docked boat one hot afternoon in late June when someone came riding over the hill. That
Thu, 06/16/2016 - 2:24pm
Custer County Commissioners have made repairing the deck of the Tusler Bridge a top priority but the earliest repairs can be made is 2020. Approval of the funding cannot take place before the 2019 Legislature.   “We hope the day doesn’t come when we have to shut it down for