Monthly archive

April, 2017

  • Dennis Dale Bardon died Wednesday, April 19, 2017, at his home in Rosebud. He was born Oct. 31, 1951, in Miles City to Marvin and Uva Jackson Bardon. A celebration of life will be held on Friday, April 28, 2017, at 2 p.m. with a luncheon at the Lodge Hall in Rosebud. Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
  • James Edgar “Jim” Lei, 85, of Ashland died Sunday, April 23, 2017, at his home. He was born on Oct. 25, 1931, in Bowman to John and Oral Lei. Visitation will be Wednesday, April 26, 2017, from 1 to 6 p.m. at Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home in Broadus. Funeral services will be Thursday, April 27, 2017, at 11 a.m. at Faith Bible Church...
  • Daryl Nunberg, age 56, most loved son and brother, passed away on Thursday, April 20, 2017 at his dearly loved group home in Miles City, MT. Visitation will be from 6:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. on Monday, April 24, 2017 at the Silha Funeral Home in Glendive. A Rosary service will be at 7:00 P.M. on Monday, April 24, 2017 at the Silha Funeral Home in...
  • His mother called him her “little Valentine” as Edward T. Jonutis was born on February 14, 1921, the second son of Stella and Joseph Jonutis, in a simple two-room log cabin southeast of Miles City, Montana, miles from town and neighbors. His grandmother acted as midwife. Since no doctor was present for Ed’s birth, his parents had...
  • Juanita Joyce Lockwood  Riley entered this world September 1, 1931, she was lovingly called ‘Sis’, born to Lyle Edwin and Elizabeth Margaret Garr Lockwood. She joined a sister Jean and later brothers Edwin ‘Sonny’ and David ‘Little Buddy’ joined the family. She grew up a few miles west of Coalwood, riding...
  • Missoula — MaryLu Schmidt, 80, peacefully passed away surrounded by her family on Saturday, April 22, 2017 at St. Patrick’s Hospital. MaryLu was born on April 21, 1937 in Plevna, MT to her parents William and Mabel Leischner. MaryLu grew up in Miles City and graduated from Custer County High School in 1955. On July 5, 1955, MaryLu...
  • It’s going to be a night of ball-spinning, four-point-shooting, crazy tricks and family comedy, not to mention some world-class basketball, on Wednesday in Miles City. The world-famous Harlem Globetrotters will play at the Kailey Gymnasium at the Miles Community College Centra Athletic Center at 6 p.m. For a game that’s usually played...
  • Rob Quist says he never considered running for public office until he was approached by some friends recently. “My first response was what do you mean, I’m not a politician. And their response was, exactly,” said Quist. Now Quist, a Democrat, finds himself in the thick of a race for Montana’s lone seat in Congress, vacated...
  • A lengthy transportation study is expected to be adopted at the Miles City Council meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday in City Hall. The Miles City Long-Range Transportation Study was compiled by Interstate Engineering, with help from Peaks to Prairie Designs engineers, over about 18 months. Miles City Planner Dawn Colton said in an interview Friday that...
  • Custer County has hired Montana-based Great West Engineering to help the commissioners put together a long-term Capital Improvement Plan (CIP) for the county. Public input is needed to determine what improvements are needed.  According to a press release from Great West a “CIP is a budgeting and financial tool that will be used by the...