Monthly archive

June, 2015

  •   Kelly Renee Buckingham passed away at her home Saturday, May 30, 2015 as a result of a seizure. She was 29 years old. Kelly was born October 30, 1985 in Fort Morgan, Colo. She began Terry Schools in the second grade and immediately became involved with softball. During high school years she enjoyed volleyball as well.  Following her...
  •   The 4th Annual Martha Miles Memorial “All Go No Whoa” rodeo was held Saturday at the Eastern Montana Fairgrounds. The event features slick horn roping with roping of two head, and a top-10 short round with a calcutta. The first-place team for 2015 was Lane Krutzfeldt and Wes Kirkaldie, second was Brad Marshall and Craig Miller,...
  • The once Montana Steakhouse on Main Street, adjacent to the Montana Bar, will soon be opening its doors once again, but as Tubb’s Pub, a sports bar. Owner Blake Mollman bought the bar in 2014 with the dream of turning the Montana Steakhouse into a sports bar. Now a little more than a year later, the dream is becoming a reality.  “...
  •   Funeral services for Mary Ann Clemmer, 75, of Miles City, formerly of Crane, are at 10 a.m. Thursday, June 4, 2015, at the First Lutheran Church in Savage with Pastor Nell Lindorff officiating. Interment will be in the Sidney Cemetery in Sidney under the direction of the Fulkerson Funeral Home of Sidney.  Remembrances, condolences and...
  •   Fifty years ago, Custer County Junior College was bursting at the seams. Created in 1939, the junior college started as a department of the high school and was located in two classrooms in the high school basement. A quarter of a century later, CCJC was located in the old Milwaukee passenger depot at the end of Tenth Street. The...
  •   The Miles City Mavericks were scheduled to open the 2015 American Legion season a few weeks ago, but weather cancelled their initial games against the Billings Halos and Billings Angels. The weather finally cooperated this last weekend, allowing the Mavs to finally open their season. The Mavs hosted the Bozeman Spikes in a three-game, non-...

May, 2015

  • Donald and Mary Luhr have announced the engagement of their daughter, Jessica Luhr, also of Miles City, to Mitchell Grunst of Billings.  He is the son of Paster Mark and Sally Grunst of Billings.  A Sunday, June 21 wedding is planned in Billings.
  • A daughter was born to Angie and Lief Thorsen of Seattle, Wash., on Sunday, May 10, 2015.  Her grandparents are Rhea and Larry Kuchunka and Monte and Rinda Larson of Miles City.
  •   Money continues to come in for the Connors Stadium renovation. Preliminary estimates for phase 1 (to replace the press box, columns and any rotted wooden structure, and re-roof) is $225,000 to $280,000, which will be covered by donations, grants and donated labor and materials. Currently money is being raised for the match for grants. The...
  •   A Funeral Service for Mary Ann Clemmer, 75, of Miles City (formerly of Sidney), is pending for later next week. Fulkerson Funeral Home of Sidney is helping with the arrangements. Remembrances, pictures and condolences may be shared with the family at www.fulkersons.com. She died on Thursday, May 28, 2015, at the Billings Clinic in Billings...