Monthly archive

June, 2015

  •   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....
  •   After a long week of practice, the Montana All-Stars are ready and prepared for the North Dakota All-Stars in tomorrow night’s 22nd Annual Knights of Columbus Badlands Bowl. Kickoff is set for 6 p.m. at Connors Stadium. “This is my sixth all-star game, and you always go into all-star games thinking, ‘how are we going to...
  •   Rocky Erickson, one of the most recognizable voices in Montana sports radio, will be guest speaker at the Knights of Columbus Badlands Bowl banquet on Friday night at the Miles Community College Centra at 6 p.m. This will be the first time Erickson, of the Northern Sports Network, has spoken at the Badlands Bowl banquet, but he has a long...
  •   The Miles City Mavericks had hoped to get in Eastern A conference games in Laurel and Billings the last few nights, but rain washed out their games in Laurel on Tuesday, and last night the Mavs were swept by the Billings Blue Jays. With the losses, the Mavs are now 7-12 overall on the season and 1-11 in Eastern A play. They will be in...
  •   The second annual Miles City Cowtown Cook-off will offer music and good food at Riverside Park tonight and Saturday. People are encouraged to bring their own lawn chairs. Friday’s Backyard BBQ’s public tasting, music and judging begin at 5 p.m. It is an informal and fun competition, with many local cooks competing. The cooks are...
  •   Friday, June 19 5 p.m.     Public tasting begins at Riverside Park for Backyard Barbecue portion of Cowtown Cook-off. Samples of chicken wings, plus contest for main dish, side dish, dessert. Music from 5-11 p.m. Vendors in park.   Saturday, June 20   12-5 p.m.    2nd Annual Cowtown Cook-off * Public...
  •   Miles City’s Cowtown Cook-off is drawing barbecue cooks from several states, and it’s hard to know who is looking forward to the event more: the cooks or the public with a taste for barbecue.   Lon Mitchell and his wife, Jo Anne, are from Rozet, Wyo. They make up the team Jo-Bawb’s BBQ, and this is the second year...
  •   Riverside Park will be filled with the tantalizing aroma of barbecue and the sounds of live music Friday and Saturday for the second Miles City Cowtown Cook-Off.  Friday’s event is for barbecuers of all skill levels to enter a friendly competition, while Saturday is a Kansas City Barbeque Society (KCBS)-sanctioned event with...
  •   While Miles City mostly experienced some brief high wind, other areas last night received heavy rain and, in some cases, hail. The Molt-Rapelje area was hit, with some farmers losing corn and wheat to large hail. Some ranches had corn extensively damaged, but cattle grazing in another area on the ranch were only rained on. Broadus received...