Monthly archive

June, 2014

  •   Michael Scanlon Sample, born July 4, 1947, died tragically on June 19, 2014, in Billings. He was 66 years old. Michael was predeceased by his mother, Patricia Halterman and his stepmother, Miriam Sample; he is survived by his father, Joseph Sample; wife Barbara Sample; two brothers, David and Patrick Sample; four children, James (Joanne),...
  •   Eunice Janice Wiedrich Hereford, 70, died Saturday, June 21, 2014, at the Rapid City Regional Hospital in Rapid City, South Dakota. She was born to Walter and Edna Frasch Wiedrich on Oct. 1, 1943, in Beulah, North Dakota. She met and married her first love, Walter Voegele; and, shortly after their marriage in 1960, they moved to Missoula...
  •   Marjory Nelson “Marj” Milroy, 74, died Sunday, Jan. 5, 2014, after a long battle with cancer. She was born to Neil and Helen Nelson, on April 13, 1939, and grew up on the family ranch outside of Cohagen. She and her three brothers and one sister attended school in a one-room schoolhouse where her mother was the teacher. With...
  • A son was born to Amanda and Johnathon McArthur of Fallon on Thursday, June 12, 2014, at the Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City.
  •   With summer classes underway and enrollment up from last year, administrators at Miles Community College are feeling cautiously optimistic the school is back on an enrollment upswing. Speaking at Monday’s meeting of the MCC Board of Trustees, Vice President of Student Success and Institutional Research Jessie Dufner and MCC...
  • (CORRECTED VERSION)   Eastern Montana Community Mental Health Center’s Executive Director Frank Lane, his wife, Office Manager Pearl Lane, and their daughter, Deputy Director and Counselor Pam Colombik, were terminated on June 6. As a result, two temporary co-directors have been appointed to keep the center running smoothly. Frank...
  •   Paul John Holkup, 60, of Buffalo, Wyo., formerly of Miles City, died suddenly Saturday evening, Dec. 28, 2013, at his home in Buffalo. Mr. Holkup was born June 24, 1953, in Miles City, the third child and first son of John and Lillian Kupper Holkup. He grew up in Miles City, attending Sacred Heart Grade School and graduating from Custer...
  •   Frank P. “Bob” Robinson, 96, of Broadus died Sunday, June 22, 2014, at the Powder River Manor in Broadus. Frank P. Robinson, better known as Bob, was born April 13, 1918, in Douglas, Wyoming. He was the fifth child of George and Myrtle A. Robinson. The Robinsons lived on a ranch about half way between Douglas and Gillette,...
  •   Maurice Hilleman, a local Miles City boy who went on to become very successful in his chosen field, used to live in a small house, now abandoned, near the dike along the Yellowstone River. Documentary film director Donald Mitchell, director of photography Patricio Suarez, and still photographer Anthony Werhun were in Miles City recently...