Monthly archive

May, 2016

  • The CCDHS track team hosted their John Polich Cowgirl/Cowboy Invitational Saturday, at the MCC track. It was a beautiful day for running, the temperature right around 73 degrees. The overall winner for the boys was Sidney with 104 points, the Cowboys were 6th with 46 points. The girls’ winner was Laurel with 107 points, the Cowgirls were 5th...
  • In last Thursday’s Miles City Area Economic Development Council (MCAEDC) meeting the Development Committee gave a detailed update on several projects. According to the Development Committee chair Lew Vadheim, in their last meeting they discussed several main issues on their agenda. The first issue was the crisis center which is currently on...
  • Donald Vernon Evanenko, 82, of Post Falls, ID passed on May 1, 2016, at Hospice House of Coeur d’ Alene, ID, after a brief illness. Don was born on March 14, 1934 on the family farm in Butte, ND, where he grew up, farmed with his dad and later with his sons. Don left the farm taking a courier position with FedEx in December of 1984, which...
  • Kian Declan Gustad, infant son of Derek and Amanda Gustad, was born into the arms of angels on May 3rd 2016 at 11:05 PM already very loved by many, especially his brothers Kale and Kobe. Although Kian’s time with us was short he brought so much joy and filled the hearts of his mom and dad with more love than ever. He is now our angel in...
  • Alan Ray Shennum, 69, died Tuesday, April 26, 2016, at the Eastern Montana Veteran’s Home in Glendive, where he had been a resident for the past few years. Mr. Shennum was born Nov. 1, 1946, in Helena, the son of Merlin and Betty Shennum. After serving in the Army during Vietnam, Mr. Shennum and Connie Mason were married in Helena. They had...
  • Larry Olson, age 72, of Miles City passed away Thursday, April 28, 2016 at his home in Miles City.  Larry was born on September 13, 1943 in Terry, Montana to Alvin and Mildred (Wang) Olson.  Larry attended schools in 4 Buttes, Froid, Culbertson.  He went to University of Montana at Missoula where he received Bachelors in Business,...
  • Mary Alice Janssen Hardesty, age 88, of Miles City passed away on Tuesday, April 26, 2016 at Billings Clinic. Mary was born in Coalwood, Montana, January 23, 1928 to Sam and Opal Janssen. She attended Divide Country School and Custer County High School, graduating in 1945.  In 1945, she enlisted as a Cadet in the U.S. Nurse Corps and enrolled...
  • It’s easy to say that Wendy Marsh has crafting in her blood, with her family’s rich past in the artsy world. It is truly a family affair.  Marsh is originally from Beiber, Calif., but has been in Miles City since 2001. For the past 16 years, she has worked for the Miles City Star. The first three years were spent in the back...
  • On Saturday, May 7, the 76th Annual Commencement will take place at Miles Community College in Miles City. The program begins at 10 a.m. in the Kailey Gymnasium of the Centra on the MCC campus. Norma Jones will play the processional at the beginning of commencement and the recessional at the end. Members of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Color Guard...
  • Voters in Tuesday’s school election approved the high school building reserve levy with 813 votes for and 420 against. The levy would generate $100,000 a year for 10 years. This would cost taxpayers either $6.50 a year on a home valued at $100,000 or $13 a year on a home valued at $200,000....