Monthly archive

February, 2015

  • A son was born to Jessica and John Klamm of Miles City on Friday, January 23, 2015, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A son was born to Stevie Harrison Brian Cullinan of Glendive on Monday, January 26,  2015, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City.
  •     By JOSH SAMUELSON   Star Sports Editor Four Custer County District High School wrestlers got their first taste of the All-Class state wrestling tournament in Billings over the weekend. While there wasn’t a lot of success for the Cowboys, they did gain some valuable experience. Freshmen Kon Speelmon and senior Michael Crews...
  •   BOYS Over Conf Laurel 12-4 7-2 Billings Central 10-6 6-3 Miles City 7-10 5-4 Sidney 9-7 4-5 Hardin 10-6 3-5 Glendive 7-9 1-7 Thursday St. Labre 66, Miles City 52 Friday Billings Skyview 59, Miles City 46 Billings Central 70, Sidney 40 Laurel 38, Glendive 27 Saturday Billings Central 45, Glendive 38 Hardin 90, Lodge Grass 83 Laurel 57,...
  •   By JOSH SAMUELSON Star Sports Editor Both the Cowboy and Cowgirl basketball teams from Custer County District High School played well in their final non-conference games of the regular season. But playing well did not translate into victories for either CCDHS team.  The Cowgirls lost 48-43 to fall to 13-4 on the season. The Cowboys...
  •   Lawrence William “Larry” Vetch, 74, of Miles City died Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2015, at St. Vincent Hospital in Billings. Mr. Vetch was born on Aug. 30, 1940, to Peter and Katherine Vetch in Forsyth. He spent his first eight years in Linton, North Dakota, then moved to Miles City where he lived for the remainder of his life. He...
  •   Sigrid Ragna Laird of Miles City died Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015, at home, surrounded by her family. She was born in Bozeman on Jan. 14, 1937, to parents David and Ella Crane Rivenes, and spent most of her life in Miles City. After graduating Custer County High School in 1955, she attended Purdue University, where she obtained degrees in...
  •   The City of Miles City is looking at continuing to make improvements at the Denton Sports Complex through the use of grants and donations to make up the match, so it won’’t cost the city. Public Works Director Scott Gray explained the plans to the Miles City Council Tuesday night. “It’s an important issue, to say the...
  •   Betty Bozarth Leslie, age 77, passed away on Monday February 9, 2015 peacefully at her home in Kalispell. Betty was born July 10, 1937 to Ralph and Clella (Johnson) McWilliams in New Deal Montana,  where her father worked on the Fort Peck Dam. She was raised in eastern Montana on a farm/ ranch and attended school at Hillside,...
  •   Miles City Fire and Rescue is looking at applying for grants to hire more firefighters. The firefighter safety grants from the Federal Emergency Management Agency require no match from the City of Miles City and will fund the new hires for two years. Interim Fire Chief Cameron Duffin told the Miles City Council Tuesday that the increasing...
  •   Gladys (Lloyd) Schipman, 85, of Miles City died Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015, at the Holy Rosary Health Center in Miles City. Mrs. Schipman was born in Circle on Nov. 21, 1929, the daughter of James (Andy) and Hazel Lloyd. She was one of nine girls and one boy: Dorothy, Myrtle, Leona, Patsy, Shirley, Beverly, Evelyn, Myrna and Harold. She also...