Monthly archive

April, 2014

  •   HAMILTON — Velma McDowell LeBlanc, 81, of Hamilton passed away April 27, 2014 in Missoula.  She was born August 2, 1932 in Denver, CO to Delbert and Vera McDowell. In 1950 Velma married Rudy LeBlanc, to that union five children were born and in 1986 the marriage ended. Velma then moved to Hamilton and made a home with William...
  •   Lynn Richard Gjerde, 65, of St. Peter, Minn., and formerly Miles City, died Tuesday, April 1, 2014, at Grandview Good Samaritan Center in St. Peter. Mr. Gjerde was born in Minot, North Dakota, on Nov. 16, 1948, to Ruben and Thora Hagen Gjerde. He was baptized and confirmed in the Lutheran faith. He attended schools in South Dakota and...
  •   Sixty-eight volunteers participated in an event to paint and upgrade the grandstands at the Eastern Montana Fairgrounds last Friday evening. This activity was coordinated by Keep Miles City Beautiful. Through Keep America Beautiful, Anheuser Busch, in its DoGood.HaveFun project, donated to local affiliates in each of the nation’s 50...
  •   Ambulance rates were increased after Mayor Butch Grenz broke a tie vote at Tuesday’s Miles City Council meeting. Before breaking the tie, he jokingly asked if he could abstain from voting as he reluctantly passed Ordinance No. 1265.  The ordinance would raise the rates by basically 10 percent at first, then by 2 percent each year...
  •   Elmer Boschee, 82, of Miles City died Thursday, April 10, 2014, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. Mr. Boschee was born on Nov. 18, 1931, in Miles City, the son of August and Matilda Treichel Boschee, along with his twin sister Eileen. He was one of nine children. Mr. Boschee attended Kircher School thru the eighth grade. Then he quit...
  •   Otto Neuhardt, 83, of Miles City died Tuesday, April 22, 2014, surrounded by family at Holy Rosary Healthcare. Mr. Neuhardt was born on Feb. 12, 1931, at the Darcy Hospital in Miles City to Fred and Caroline Alexander Neuhardt. He was raised on the family farm/ranch at Crow Rock. Mr. Neuhardt was confirmed in the Watkins Congregational...
  • Sydnee Michele Schneider and Clinton Lee Harwood both of Miles City, have announced their engagement.  Schneider is the daughter of Guy Schneider of Colstrip and Marilyn and Jim Forman of Miles City.  Harwood's parents are Keith Harwood and Linda Wells Harwood and Dave Hauk, all of Miles City.  They are planning a Saturday, June...
  • A son was born to Danelle and Kelly Walker of Miles City on Friday, April 18, 2014, at Holy Rosary Healthcare.
  • A son was born to Haley and Joe Clark of Colstrip on Sunday, April 13, 2014, at Holy Rosary Healthcare.
  • Twin sons were born to Ashli and Karl Drga of Miles City on Friday, April 11, 2014, at Holy Rosary Healthcare.