Monthly archive

October, 2014

  •   Howard Keller, Democratic candidate for Montana House District 39, is a resident of Bighorn. He graduated from Dawson County High School in Glendive and has extensive training in railroad construction. Keller spent 27 years working as a trackman for the Burlington Northern Railroad and has since retired from that position.  “My...
  • Geraldine Custer of Forsyth, candidate for Montana House District 39, has served as the elected Rosebud County Clerk and Recorder for 36 years. She received her education at Eastern Montana College in Billings. Montana House District 39 encompasses Huntley Project, Forsyth and Colstrip and  includes areas in rural Custer County, Rosebud,...
  •   June Marie Kuykendall Hannum died peacefully at her home near Kinsey on Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014.   She was born on June 13, 1929, in Clarkdale, Arizona. She was the third of four children of Alva and Sylvia Combs Kuykendall. Her family spent their early years in Skull Valley, Arizona, having bought the family farm there. The Hannums...
  •   Duane Allen Leidholt, 60, of Miles City, our beloved father and hero, died Friday, October 24th, surrounded by his loving family and friends. Dad was born to Robert and Kathryn Leidholt on March 1, 1954, a feisty late winter day — a preview of things to come. He was the third oldest of the eight Leidholt boys. He attended Sacred Heart...
  •   The race for Custer County Attorney features two candidates with over 20 years of legal experience between them, many in the very office each is campaigning for. Incumbent Wyatt Glade began practicing law in April of 2003, first with a local law practice, then in his own private practice, where he gained experience in criminal defense....
  •   The race for Montana State Senate District 19 features a pair of familiar faces, as both candidates have experience in the Montana Legislature. Incumbent Republican Eric Moore is seeking his second term in the Senate, having been elected in 2010. A local business owner in Miles City since 1996, Moore, married and the father of two, was...
  •   It’s the end of October and the holiday season is quickly approaching. This also is the time year when families and individuals in need are seeking a little extra assistance. To provide some help for these people and make the coming Thanksgiving holiday a little happier, the Custer County Food Bank will have its second annual Turkey...
  •   Margarete Rice, 94, of Jordan died Saturday, Oct. 25, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. She was born in Amburg, Germany, on Feb. 20, 1920, to Karl Perras and Rosenna Joust. After her father's death, she was later joined by step-father Johan Graml, sister Centa and brother Walter. She grew up in Amburg and later moved to Weiden...
  • A son was born to Kristin and Brandon Willett of Miles City on Sunday, Sept. 21, 2014, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A son was born to Shari and Clayton Heitz of Brockway on Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A son was born to Natasha Bratlie and Devon Azures of Miles City on Saturday, Sept. 27,...
  •   The Custer County District High School Cowboys had already secured a spot in the Class A playoffs when they traveled to Sidney on Friday night, but a win would give them the second-seed from the Eastern A and a home playoff game that goes with it. With a dominant defense, the Cowboys held the Eagles at bay throughout the game, on their way...