Monthly archive

July, 2016

  •  Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks is seeking public comment on an environmental assessment (EA) for the proposed action of changing the incoming water source to the Fort Peck Multispecies Fish Hatchery building and concrete raceways. Presently, the hatchery receives its water from the Fort Peck Dredge Cuts, located below Fort Peck Reservoir...
  • A Sunday night house fire at 1018 Knight Street claimed one life. The cause of the fire has yet to be determined. The fire killed the resident, Dale Bennett, 65, according to Custer County Coroner Tony Harbaugh. Services for Bennett are pending at Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home.  The fire was reported around 7 p.m., according to Fire Chief...
  • The Fort Peck Interpretive Center and Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks invite the public to a fun-filled day on Saturday, July 23.  Activities will include a Water Carnival taking place from 1-4 p.m., and a Birding Basics class which will be held from 6-9 p.m. Both events will be held at the Fort Peck Interpretive Center near Fort Peck, and...
  • (Miles City) Miles Community College head baseball coach Jeff Brabant has announced the signing Parker McRae, from Nipawin, Saskatchewan.   Parker McRae, 6’0”, 180 lbs., LP Miller Comprehensive Parker is the son of Glenn and Barbara McRae. Parker joins MCC after a fantastic high school career in baseball and hockey.  He was...
  • The Miles City 15U Mud Cats finished third in the State Tournament Sunday morning. They took on Kalispell for the third and final time, but were unable to top them again. Kalispell won 12-9, moving on to the Championship game against Glacier. Kayden Hager started on the mound for the Mud Cats, but after three runs by Kalispell in the fourth he...
  • It’s not really about large, single-horned African land animals. Brandon Janshen of Stevenson Design and current president of Milestown Community Improvement Incorporated recently explained the unusual nickname for the new bandshell the group is having constructed in Riverside Park.  The Ryno bandstand is named after the late Ryan Watts...
  • (Miles City, MT) Miles Community College head baseball coach Jeff Brabant has announced the signing Ty Reid Jones, from Wellsville, UT, for the 2016-2017 season. Ty Jones, 6’2” 190lbs, Mountain Crest High School Ty is the son of Greg & Marty Jones and Graduated in June from MCHS Ty has had a tremendous career with Mountain Crest...
  • The Mavericks had their final home games Wednesday night against Laurel. Laurel came to Miles City undefeated, and the Mavs had hopes of ending their streak, unfortunately they lost both games. The Mavs fell behind quickly in game one, as Laurel scored four runs in the first inning. The Mavericks scored just one run, during the fourth inning....
  • Pool play didn’t go quite as the Miles City Mud Cats had hoped. They ended up dropping their first game to Hi-Line even after a strong start. Hi-Line came back in the sixth scoring seven runs, then added six in the seventh inning.  The Mud Cats tried for a comeback in the seventh, but they just didn’t have enough left to overcome...
  • The Outlaws took the field at Tedesco Wednesday to take on the Lovell Mustangs in a double header. The first game was a pitchers dual, the Outlaws started with Dustin Benson on the hill. He pitched for 5 inning a recorded 3 strikeouts, a walk and one run. Wyatt Weiss took over and he had one strikeout and three walks. The Outlaws took the lead in...