Monthly archive

April, 2014

  •   Gladys Stanton, 78, of Jordan died Saturday, April 12, 2014, at the Billings Clinic. She battled cancer for many years, but was taken by chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD). Gladys Mae Hogue was born to Bill and Gladys Hogue on Nov. 16, 1935, in Nebraska. Her family moved to Montana and she attended high school in Terry. ...
  •   By JOSH SAMUELSON Star Sports Editor There won't be much change in the alignment of schools in Eastern Montana, while western Montana will see some changes in the next couple years. Class A Glendive, along with Class B Forsyth, Lame Deer and Lodge Grass successfully petitioned the Montana High School Association to remain in their...
  •   There was plenty of high school tennis action yesterday at the Miles City Community Tennis Courts. Custer County District High School hosted Gillette, with the teams playing a combined 59 matches. Every member of the Cowboys and Cowgirls teams played two singles matches and a doubles match, gaining valuable experience in the young season....
  •   Dear editor, This is just a reminder that when choosing child safety seats, we need to have a few guidelines. I have noticed lately that there are several safety seats for sale on Miles City Virtual Marketplace. Please be aware that not all used safety seats are safe. Anything that is six years old should not be used. Check the date on the...
  •   Dear editor, The recent standoff in Nevada between the BLM and rancher Clive Bundy proves one thing: the West is a political tinderbox that the slightest spark could ignite into bloodshed. Concerning Bundy, he may or may not be the hero some make him out to be, but the BLM’s use of hilltop snipers and attack dogs is indefensible....
  •   Dear editor, National Volunteer Appreciation Week is about inspiring, recognizing and encouraging people to seek out imaginative ways to engage in their communities. It’s about demonstrating to our communities that by working together, we have the fortitude to meet our challenges and accomplish our goals. This year marks the 40th...
  •   Dear Editor, My name is Kristen Selk. I am a sophomore at Custer County District High School. I am also a CCDHS athlete, daughter of a CCDHS coach, and a manager of the Cowboy basketball teams. It is in this last capacity that I would like to speak.  For those who know me, they know I don’t normally publicly express my opinions....
  •   Dear editor, The City of Miles City Health Board is seeking a new member.  If you are interested in sitting on this board, please submit a letter of interest to Mayor C.A. Grenz, PO Box 910, Miles City, MT  59301.  Letters of interest should be submitted by April 30, 2014.   C. A. Grenz Mayor  
  •   Dear editor, It is very interesting watching the powers to be in Billings, crying about the terrible coal and oil trains disrupting your poor lives. I've been watching you for 30 or 40 years reap the benefits from the coal mines in Colstrip, Sarpy Creek and Decker. You have had a bonanza for your businesses, and city for all these years...
  •   Miles City Walleyes Unlimited Chapter would like to extend an invitation to our annual banquet which will be held on May 3 at the Fairgrounds.  Proceeds from our banquet go back to our community.  In the past we have made many improvements at Spotted Eagle Lake.  Miles City is fortunate to have such a nice family recreation...