Monthly archive

March, 2016

  • Bald eagles George and Martha have returned to their nest near the Main Street bridge, and they behave as though a second egg will soon be appearing. Dean Hanvold of Technology Plus, who installed the camera two years ago and maintains it, said the eagles have been on the nest on and off for a while.  On March 10 an egg could been seen, but...
  • Denise Kuchynka Selk, 42, passed away at the home she loved on Sunday, March 13, 2016. Denise was born on October 16, 1973 at Holy Rosary Hospital in Miles City. She attended elementary, middle, and high school all in Miles City, and graduated a Cowgirl, with honors, as part of the CCDHS Class of 1991. That very same night, destiny further aligned...
  • Funeral services for Virginia Elaine Hoenke, 65, of Ismay, MT, will be 10:00 a.m., Saturday, March 19, 2016 at the Emanuel  Evangelical Free Church in Plevna, MT with Pastor Joe Noel officiating. Burial will take place at 1:30 p.m. in the Custer County Cemetery in Miles City, MT. Family will receive friends Friday, March 18, 2016 from 6:00 p....
  • Word has been received of the death of Rachel Helen Bell of Kingman, Arizona, former Miles City resident. She died on Sunday, Feb. 28, 2016, in Kingman. She was born June 22, 1967, in Prescott, Arizona, later moved to Miles City and had lived in Kingman for several years.  
  • Preparations are coming along briskly for the Fifth Annual Wake Up & Lace Up fundraising dinner and auction, to be held at Park Place on Friday, March 18. The Red Neck Grill will be serving burgers starting at 5:30 p.m., with the live auction starting at six o’clock, says Cindy Reid, co-founder and organizer of Wake Up. Wake Up &...
  • Beverly Reams, age 85, of Miles City passed away on Tuesday, March 15, 2016 at the Holy Rosary Extended Care. Beverly was born on January 5, 1931 in Cloquet, Minnesota, the sixth child of Charles and Edna (Ewald) Atwood. Shortly after the family moved to Bruce, Wisconsin where she and her siblings were raised in the country along the Chippewa...
  • A Memorial Service for Lawrence Boggs, 82, of Baker will be at 3:00 p.m., Thursday, March 17, 2016 at The Parlor in Miles City with Ed Hennessy speaking. A reception will follow. Visitation will take place from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.  Thursday, March 17, 2016, at Stevenson Funeral Home in Ekalaka followed by a private family burial. He...
  • Tillie C. Carrico, 89, died on Thursday, March 10, 2016, at the Friendship Villa Nursing Home in Miles City, MT. Mrs. Carrico, was born Nov. 28, 1926, to Lydia and August Miller on a farm at Lindsay. She and Frank Carrico were married July 20, 1946. They enjoyed 64 years together before he died in 2012. Mrs. Carrico is survived by two daughters:...
  • Miles City Fire and Rescue was praised at the March 8 Miles City Council meeting for the work it’s done in recent emergencies.  Public Utilities Director Allen Kelm said he and other city employees listen to the city radio and heard the call involving eight people in a car wreck on Highway 59, with one fatality and the remaining...
  • Filings closed Monday for the June Primary Election, and the incumbents for Custer County seats face no opposition. Custer County Commissioner Kevin Krausz of District 3 and Clerk of District Court Hazel Parker had the only positions open, and both filed for re-election. For legislative State and House Districts in the area:  — In House...