Jan. 31 Community Roundup


What’s Happening

City Planning Board member sought — The City of Miles City is recruiting a member of the community to serve on the City Planning Board.  Applicants must reside within the city limits and be interested in the future development of Miles City. Interested applicants may mail a letter of interest to the City Clerk Office, City of Miles City at P. O. Box 910, Miles City, MT 59301. For more information, call Dawn Colton at 234-3493.

Cowtown Beef Breeders Show, Ag Expo and livestock judging Friday — Downtown Miles City will be full of bull(s) on Friday during the 26th annual Cowtown Beef Breeders Show. The event, which includes an Ag Expo, runs from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Main Street in downtown Miles City. The Cowtown Beef Breeders Show showcases stock from area producers around Montana and surrounding states. The bulls will be on exhibit in stock pens set up in the 600, 700 and 800 blocks of Main Street. There is no public auction, but people interested in the purchase of prize bulls can interact with ranchers regarding breeding programs and sale dates. The Ag Expo also is on Main Street, in the 500 and 900 blocks in downtown Miles City. Local and area ag-related businesses will have vehicles and equipment on display. In addition to the show and expo, there will be 4-H and FFA livestock judging at the Miles Community College (MCC) Ag Advancement Center located west of Miles City from 9:30 a.m. to noon. For more information about the shows or judging, visit the Miles City Area Chamber of Commerce Office at 511 Pleasant St., phone 406-234-2890 or visit milescitychamber.com.

Woman’s club meeting Feb. 10 — The GFWC Miles City Woman’s Club will meet Saturday, Feb. 10, at 1 p.m. in the Miles City Public Library, 1 S. 10th St.

Lottery Numbers

HELENA (AP) — These Montana lotteries were drawn Tuesday: Big Sky Bonus — 3-4-17-27, Bonus: 17; Mega Millions — 
29-41-42-49-57, Mega Ball: 24, Megaplier: 3, estimated jackpot: $89 million, and Powerball — estimated jackpot: $127 million.