Monthly archive

February, 2017

  • The T-Rex Lounge in Bedrock is the center of some very serious undertakings as the audience will discover when the Barn Players, Inc. present “Bedlam in Bedrock” on Friday and Saturday. Performances will occur during the amateur theater troupe’s sixth annual fundraising mystery dinner theater in the Park Place at 20 N. Eighth St...
  • A combination of distracted driving, an unlit road and black clothing were all factors in a Tuesday night accident when a driver hit a pedestrian, according to Montana Highway Patrol Trooper Scott McDermott. The accident occurred on North Haynes Avenue between Main Street and Leighton Boulevard. The call came in to the patrol at 6:15 p.m....
  • The Miles City Board of Unified Trustees voted unanimously Monday to hold trustee elections in the elementary and high school districts this spring. Trustees are also considering placing operational levies for each district on the ballot.  According to Superintendent Keith Campbell the trustees up for election are Don Hofmann, Bob Wagner and...
  • The Montana 4C high school basketball tournaments are underway and just one upset came out of Wednesday’s first round of play on the hardwood at the Custer County District High School gymnasium in Miles City. Melstone, Northern Cheyenne, Wibaux and Terry won on the girls’ side, and Wibaux and Northern Cheyenne earned first-round wins...
  • It was Pink it Out night — an event designed to increase awareness about breast cancer — at the Centra on Wednesday as the Miles Community College women’s basketball team took on Northwest College. Considering the way the game played out — Miles prevailed in a double-overtime thriller — heart attack prevention may...
  • George F. Larson, age 80 of Miles City, passed away at his home on February 12, 2017 in Miles City. George was born on February 8, 1937 in Madison, WI. He was the son of George B. and Mary E. (Klaveter) Larson. He graduated high school in 1955. As a child, he moved around a lot, eventually moving out to his Aunt’s in Miles City and making...
  • Susan E. Brown passed peacefully with her family surrounding her in the Cancer Unit of St. Peter’s Hospital in Helena, MT on February 13, 2017. Born to Joe B. and Mary Louise (Rose) Olguin on July 16, 1953 in La Veta, Colorado. She spent her younger childhood growing up between La Veta & Walsenburg, CO. Susan moved to Miles City, Montana...
  • While no team from the District 4C find themselves ranked in the Montana Girls  Basketball Class C Top 10, the 4C may be the most balanced conference in the state. Melstone owns the top record in the 4C at 14-4, while Custer-Hysham and Terry own the worst records in the conference at 6-12 each. “Ekalaka and Terry are just as competitive...
  • Throughout the 2016-17 season, the Wibaux Longhorns and the Melstone Broncs have set themselves apart from the District 4C crowd. This weekend at the Custer County District High School gym, they will look to continue their seasons, advancing with a berth in the Southern C Divisional Tournament. Wibaux comes in as the top seed in the conference...
  • For six Custer County District High School senior Cowboys on Tuesday night, Valentine’s Day wasn’t about roses and chocolate, but instead a 59-53 win over Eastern A rival Hardin in their last home game for the blue and gold. “Nothing’s better than getting a win on your senior night,” said senior starter Tyler Burk....