Monthly archive

November, 2016

  • Maureen Ann Patikas, 67, of Miles City, Montana passed away of cancer at Holy Rosary Hospice on Saturday, November 19, 2016 with good friends, Deb and Jo by her side.  Maureen was the third child born to Nick and Mary Grover Patikas on May 25, 1949 joining older sister Beverly and older brother Tommy.  Maureen grew up, attended school...
  • A daughter wasa born to Michelle and Jacob Dauenhauer of Volburg on Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City.
  • Lillian (Rath) Moos, 93, of Brockway died on Thursday, Oct. 27, 2016, in the Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. She was born on Dec. 4, 1922, in Gackle, North Daktoa, the daughter of Christ and Caroline Bieber Rath. Services will be at 11 a.m. on Monday, Dec. 5, 2016, at Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home in Miles City. A private family burial...
  • Mildred S. Valach, 95, passed away peacefully at Prairie Community Hospital in Terry, Montana, on November 22, 2016.  Millie was born June 11, 1921 on the family farm near Tabor, South Dakota, the second child of Joseph and Marie (Vavruska) Sutera. She lived and worked on the farm with her parents and siblings. She attended a rural school at...
  • It was a warm night in August of 1992. Denton Field in Miles City was lit by a full moon and television lights; the field was packed with spectators gathered to see the boxing match of a lifetime — Montana’s Todd “Kid” Foster versus “Jazzy” Jeff Mayweather. Many would imagine a fight which carried Super...
  • Consistency is the key to making good beer and Miles City’s brewery has got that down with one of the top brewmasters in the world and a high-tech brewing system.  Tilt Würks Brewhouse and Casino at 420 Pacific Ave. opened in August and is producing eight styles of beers.  As breweries gain popularity, Denis Leidholt thought...
  • The Miles City Generals PeeWees hockey team opened the season with a 1-3 showing at the Helena festival this month. The squad split a pair against Flathead, winning 4-1 and losing 4-3. They dropped a pair against Helena 7-0 and 12-6. In the win over Flathead Peyton Taylor scored all four goals and goalie Jacob Steadman stopped 29 of 30 shots. CJ...
  • The Washington Middle School girls basketball teams opened their season Nov. 15 at home against Colstrip, with the seventh grade Blue team scoring a 34-18 win behind 25 points from Kaylee Hirsch and 9 points by Caitlin Anderson. The WMS 7th grade White team lost 53-11. Erin Doran led the Broncettes with 6 points. A slow start led to a 43-21 loss...
  • The silky gold and blue jerseys are laundered now, the pads and helmets sit patiently in storage, and the talk has turned to “next year.” Such is life now for the Washington Middle School seventh grade football Broncos as they reflect on their winning 2016 season. Is the best offense a good defense? Is the best defense a good offense?...