Monthly archive

April, 2015

  •   Mark Lesburg has found a new hobby, and it’s taking him places. After using an elliptical for exercise for years, Lesburg saw an ad for a machine called the Street Strider. The Strider turns the motion of an elliptical exerciser into a flowing, forward motion for rider and strider alike. Lesburg was fascinated by the idea of actually...
  •   The East Valley Waterline Project is almost complete but has run into some unexpected snags.   The first was an unanticipated review from the state fire marshal that changed the required pressure the water lines need to deliver. The current pressure on the waterline is 50 pounds per square inch with about 1,000 gallons of water...
  •   Local sports calendar for Custer County District High School, Washington Middle School, Miles Community College and other Miles City Sports. Calendar dates are from Monday through Sunday, April 27-May 2.   Monday- 7th and 8th Grade Tennis at Gillette, 10 a.m..; Chorale post-tour concert, 7 p.m. CCDHS Auditorium. Tuesday- 7th-8th Grade...
  •   Miles Community College jumped out to an early lead on Dawson Community College and captured a 21-1 victory on Wednesday at Denton Field. The game was decided quickly as Miles Community College exerted its will early with eight runs in the first three innings. A two-run double by Chad Mackay during the first inning and a single by Michael...
  •    Linda Sue Merchant was born on Aug. 4, 1962, in Billings. One month later she was adopted by Dallas and Betty Merchant. She attended grade school at Horkan Creek School and attended Custer County District High School in Miles City. In school she was on the rodeo team, where she did Barrel Racing and Roping. She loved doing rodeo and...
  •   Thelma (Nash) Drolc, 89, died Tuesday, April 21, 2015, at her home in Miles City. She was born April 26, 1925, in the Glendo Township of Perkins County, South Dakota, to Ed and Sophie (Iverson) Nash, the seventh of 11 children. She received her education at Glendo Rural School. She attended high school at Sorum, South Dakota, for one year,...
  •   On Sunday the Miles City Jaycees will host a free Major League Baseball Pitch, Hit & Run™ competition for area youths. Pitch, Hit & Run™ will be at Jaycee Field, with registration from noon to 12:45 p.m. and competition at 1 p.m. Pitch, Hit & Run™ is the official skills competition of Major League Baseball...
  •   Clark Daniel “Dan” Malvin, 67, died Sunday, April 19, 2015, from fire related injuries at his home in Miles City. Mr. Malvin was born on Nov. 9, 1947, to Robert and Pauline Malvin in Mankato, Minnesota, and was raised in the Lake Crystal area of Minnesota. He lived in St. Peter, Minnesota, for more than 30 years and most...
  •    Sergey “Sid” Mentikov died in his sleep on Saturday, April 18, 2015, at Holy Rosary Extended Care, with his wife, Georgia, nearby. Mr. Mentikov was born Dec. 19, 1927, on the family ranch at Powderville, the second child and only son of Vassily and Helen Mentikov. Along with his older sister, Sonja, and younger sister,...
  • A daughter was born to Ashley Schieffert and Kyle Bogner on Wednesday, April 15, 2015 at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City.