Sports

05/24/2017 - 3:17pm
After getting a scare from Hardin in the first game of the Eastern Class A Divisional, the trail to the state tournament has been a relatively smooth ride for the Custer County District High School girls softball team. The Cowgirls, who had rolled to two victories over Hardin in the regular season, needed a comeback from a 5-2 deficit. They scored twice in the sixth inning and notched the game-...
Wed, 05/24/2017 - 3:16pm
The Custer County District High School track teams scored fourth-place finishes in the Class A divisional tournament last weekend in Belgrade behind top-notch performances by a contingent of athletes. Sophomore Keith Vanderlaan sprinted to victory in the 100m and 200m dashes, while Morgan Vosler
Tue, 05/23/2017 - 2:33pm
A Montana teenager had quite a weekend riding broncs at the Bucking Horse Sale.  Joel Baer, 19, of Lima was winner in the finals of the Ranch Bronc Ride on Sunday after splitting second place on Friday. His score of 75.5 won the finals and his score of 67.5 tied for second with Jay Phipps of
Tue, 05/23/2017 - 2:32pm
Two cowboys from Arizona and one from California are seeking their own Triple Crown, one that has nothing to do with the Kentucky Derby, Preakness and Belmont Stakes.  Brothers T.C. and Tanner Buntin of Prescott, Arizona, and Serafin Robles of California won the average in the Wild Horse Race
Tue, 05/23/2017 - 2:31pm
Jake Costello is no stranger to the saddle bronc competition in the annual Bucking Horse Sale. No, he hasn’t been to all 67 years of the BHS, which is the well-known event that is the  highlight of Miles City’s calendar. “I’ve been coming to the Sale since 1991 and I
Tue, 05/23/2017 - 2:30pm
Revenge is even sweeter when it comes with a Class A Divisional Tournament title. The Custer County District High School girls softball team got a taste of both when they dismantled Dawson County High School 10-0 Friday behind the two-hit pitching of Alexa Kappel. Kappel dominated the Lady Red
Thu, 05/18/2017 - 2:16pm
Sometimes it would be better to watch than compete.  That’s what many might think when it comes to one of the most exciting competitions in the 67th annual Bucking Horse Sale this weekend at the Eastern Montana Fairgrounds in Miles City.  The Wild Horse Race — actually there
Thu, 05/18/2017 - 2:15pm
With one successful day of horse racing completed, those who enjoy making $2 wagers (or more) will have more opportunities both Saturday and Sunday at the Eastern Montana Fairgrounds. Last Sunday’s nine-race program attracted an estimated 2,750 enthusiasts, including a number of females on
Thu, 05/18/2017 - 2:14pm
The Match Bronc Ride is considered one of the quality events in the 67th annual Bucking Horse Sale. Many of rodeo’s top saddle bronc riders — yes, some of the world’s best — will compete for huge prize money. It also will allow for wagering, just like horse racing, plus the
Mon, 05/15/2017 - 12:55pm
Miles Community College has landed a three-year all-state selection to play basketball for the Pioneers starging next. MCC men’s coach Chase Tait announced that he has signed Joseph Lodine, a 6’6” forward of Manhattan Christian High School in Belgrade. “Miles City