Monthly archive

June, 2015

  •   Montana’s defense was outstanding, led by a record setting performance by corner Cain Boschee, in their 40-25 win over North Dakota in the 22nd Annual Knights of Columbus Badlands Bowl. Boschee, from Glacier, had three interceptions as the Montana defense forced seven turnovers in the game and held North Dakota to 271 yards of total...
  •   The Miles City Mavericks had another long weekend, getting swept by Glendive 7-1 and 9-2, then getting swept by Sidney 3-1 and 19-5. The Mavs are now 7-16 overall on the season and 1-15 in the Eastern A. They will look to right the ship tonight when they host Sidney at Connors Stadium beginning at 5 p.m. In the first game on Friday night in...
  •   Robert Martin “Marty” Wilcox, age 63, formerly of Miles City, passed away on June 9, 2015, in Great Falls, MT. Marty is survived by his wife, Johna, of Great Falls; three sons, Patrick of Miles City, Christopher (Kate) Wilcox of Denver, Colo., and Matthew (Kelly) Wilcox of Minneapolis, Minn.; and a grandson, Hugh Wilcox of...
  •   Ida L. Nybo, age 86, of Miles City died on Monday, June 15, 2015 at the Cottonwood Care Home in Miles City. Ida L. Nybo, the first born of Chris & Clara Stathamin-Fredricksen, was born January 16, 1929 in Ainsworth, Neb. Together with her family, brothers Doug and Donald, and sisters Helen and Patricia, they moved to Miles City, Mont.,...
  •   John (as his birth certificate spells it) Carl Metropoulos, formerly of Miles City, died on June 11, 2015. Known as the Miles City sheik, broadcaster and erstwhile sailor, he worked hard, created many things of beauty, enjoyed life some, though perhaps not enough, and at the end struggled mightily to keep it. His greatest pride was in the...
  •   Chief Bud Peterson of the Custer County Fire Department said that the June 13 fire at the Miles City Livestock Commission stockyard west of Miles City “was definitely accidental.”  Although investigators were not able to make an exact determination of the cause, it appeared to be an electrical fire started by an appliance....
  •   The second annual Cowtown Cook-Off was a success with enough teams to make it qualify to be a Kansas City Barbeque Society-sanctioned event, and enough delicious food to please the crowds. The move to Riverside Park with live music also was a crowd pleaser. It was a great time and having it in the park proved to be a great place for the...
  • A son was born to Jill Dana and Eric Lawrence of Forsyth on Tuesday, June 9, 2015, at Holy Rosary Healthcare. A son was born to Amanda Cole and Jeremiah White of Miles City on Wednesday, June 10,  2015, at Holy Rosary Healthcare. A son was born to Carolee Crocker and Bob Luhman of Plevna on Wednesday, June 10,  2015, at Holy...
  •   The Knights of Columbus Montana-North Dakota All-Star Football Game kicks off at Connors Stadium on Saturday at 6 p.m. Below are the Montana players who have been selected to participate in Saturday’s game.     Isaiah Cech No. 42 - LB - Helena High 1st Team All-Conference 2-Time, 2nd Team All-State, 1st Team All-State,...
  •   The Miles City Outlaws have dropped their first two games at the Battle of Omaha Tourney, falling 12-0 to Plus and 11-3 to MT. Michael. Today the Outlaws take on the Sox Black, on Saturday they play Topeka, Sunday they play Floyd Knobs. The tournament runs June 18-21. On Friday, June 26 the Outlaws play the Cheyenne Mustangs on the road....