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03/04/2015 - 2:28pm
The 2015 Legislative session has reached the midway point, and local legislators are cautiously optimistic about the proceedings thus far. State Senator Eric Moore and Representative Ken Holmlund hosted a Town Hall meeting at Miles Community College Saturday to discuss issues affecting eastern Montana.  “It wasn’t a big turnout, a lot of people were at basketball tournaments,...
Fri, 02/20/2015 - 4:01pm
  With the 2015 Legislative Session nearing its midway point, Miles Community College has been well represented in Helena, with more visits pending. On January 29-30, President Stacy Klippenstein and MCC Board of Trustees Chair Jeff Okerman traveled to Helena to testify with the Joint
Thu, 02/19/2015 - 2:07pm
  About 18 months ago, Cori Neese Brothers and her mother, Rosa Neese, decided to take a mother-daughter trip to Los Angeles and maybe take in the filming of some TV shows. Rosa particularly wanted to see the “Ellen Show,” since she is a longtime Ellen DeGeneres fan. While they
Wed, 02/18/2015 - 2:59pm
  The Surface Transportation Board’s Office of Environmental Analysis  is asking for a comment from the City of Miles City on the environmental impact of the proposed Tongue River Railroad. At the Feb. 10 Miles City Council meeting, Interim City Planner Dawn Colton zsaid the bottom
Wed, 02/18/2015 - 2:56pm
  The special Miles Community College Board of Trustees meeting held Monday night was primarily an informational session with President Stacy Klippenstein reporting on several major projects that may affect the college well into the future. The first issue concerned MCC’s interest in