Monthly archive

December, 2014

  •   Ann Elizabeth Rich, 93, of Jordan, died on Monday, Dec. 15, 2014, at the Garfield County Health Center in Jordan. She was born on Nov. 28, 1921, in Hamtramck, Michigan, to Frances Bahun and Michael Stupera. She was raised in Detroit and graduated from high school in 1939. She went on and received her bachelor of science degree in education...
  •   Funeral Service for Charles Guyer, 87, of Ekalaka, MT will be at 3:00 p.m., Friday, December 19, 2014 at Stevenson Funeral Home in Ekalaka, MT with Pastor Tom Stieg officiating. Visitation for Charles will be from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., Friday, December 19, 2014 at Stevenson Funeral Home, Ekalaka. Charles passed away on Sunday, December 14...
  •   Christmas is a time of giving, and no one knows that better than the 600 Cafe, which has been giving away free Christmas dinners for decades.  Each year, 400 to 500 people enjoy a ham or turkey dinner with all the trimmings. The dinners come with mashed potatoes, stuffing, tomato soup, cranberry sauce and cake. Children give out candy...
  •   Christmas is a time of giving, and no one knows that better than the 600 Cafe, which has been giving away free Christmas dinners for decades.  Each year, 400 to 500 people enjoy a ham or turkey dinner with all the trimmings. The dinners come with mashed potatoes, stuffing, tomato soup, cranberry sauce and cake. Children give out candy...
  •   Donations for Miles Community College’s Ag Advancement Center project continue to roll in, including another sizable gift earlier this week. The First Interstate Bank (FIB) Miles City and the First Interstate BancSystem Foundation have donated $100,000 to the project, with the check presented at Wednesday’s meeting of the First...
  •   Anastasia Strom was born March 8, 1964, during a grand old blizzard. She passed away on December 14, 2014 at her home in Miles City. A loving and caring heart could no longer handle the rheumatoid arthritis, diabetes, fibro myalgia and migraines.  Anastasia “Stacie” attended grade school at Mound, MN and Kinsey, MT, she...
  •   When Donna Petroff decided to put her mother under hospice care at Holy Rosary Healthcare earlier this year, she didn’t know what to expect. What she discovered, however, was a program dedicated to making a patient’s last days as dignified and comfortable as possible. “My mom had dementia, and she wasn’t doing very...
  •   Wayne Richard Pawlowski, age 85, lifelong McCone County Farmer & Rancher passed away on December 12, 2014 at Mercy Medical Center in Williston, ND. Wayne was born on February 24, 1929 near Circle, MT, the son of Leonard & Lydia (Bartels) Pawlowski. At a very young age he lost his mother and was adopted  and raised by Irene (...
  • Phoebe Huffman Loendorf, 99, died peacefully in her sleep on Saturday, Dec. 13, 2014, in Phoenix, Arizona. Mrs. Loendorf, the first of six children of Walter and Katherine Huffman, was born on July 11, 1915, at the family homestead near Minnewauken, North Dakota.  She married Lawrence Loendorf on Dec. 28, 1936, in the Presbyterian parsonage...
  •   Since record-keeping began in 1894, more than 1,700 ice jams have been reported in Montana. This is more than any other state in the continental United States, adding to other Montana extreme weather records.  According to National Weather Service information, Montana not only has the highest number of reported ice jams in the lower 48...