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05/22/2015 - 5:25pm
  In Montana and around the United States, Memorial Day this year will be observed on Monday, May 25. Originally known as Decoration Day, the day was a time to honor Union soldiers who had died in the Civil War. After World War I, the day became a time to honor men and women who gave their lives in any military war or action. The name of the day was changed to Memorial Day after World War II...
Thu, 05/14/2015 - 5:32pm
  The Miles City Police Department is investigating a reported stabbing that occurred in the 1100 block of Knight Street late Wednesday afternoon.  The call received was from a local man who reported he had been stabbed in the chest and hand at a residence at 1106 Knight St. on the north
Thu, 05/14/2015 - 5:29pm
While the World Famous Miles City Bucking Horse Sale is known for horses, Friday night belongs to the bulls, and to the little cowboys and cowgirls competing in the Mutton Bustin’. The Bucking Horse Sale Grand Entry is Friday at 5:30 in the arena at the Eastern Montana Fairgrounds roughly
Thu, 05/14/2015 - 5:26pm
  In 1951, when the current Miles City Sales yards were brand new, Les Boe and his son-in-law, Bob Pauley, were off on a trip to buy some steers. When they arrived to buy the steers, the owner also had some unbroken horses he wanted to sell. Since Les Boe was willing to buy and sell anything
Thu, 05/14/2015 - 5:24pm
  Bucking Horse Sale and country music fans will get a chance to be entertained on Thursday night when the annual Bucking Horse Sale concert goes off at the Eastern Montana Fairgrounds. Three groups are slated to perform at the show that begins at 6 p.m. The Copper Mountain Band will get
Thu, 05/14/2015 - 5:21pm
  The street dance during the Miles City Bucking Horse Sale is always a popular draw for visitors and residents, young and old alike, and this year’s lineup won’t disappoint. Main Street will be closed from Fifth to Eighth streets at 6 p.m. until 2 a.m. starting Thursday and
Tue, 05/12/2015 - 2:09pm
  The 2015 Montana Legislative session reached its end in late April, and local legislators said there were positives and negatives to be taken from it. “I’ve heard it said that compromise is when you have a deal where nobody is completely satisfied, but everybody can
Tue, 05/12/2015 - 2:07pm
  Ward 3 Councilman John Hollowell filed for mayor in the city election. Filing began May 4 and closes July 2.  Hollowell is the only person who has filed for any office so far. The city treasurer and one council seat from each city ward also are up for election. All the offices are for