Monthly archive

November, 2015

  •   The CCDHS Cowgirls took on Billings Central in their final home game of the season Saturday night but were unable to come up with the victory. Billings Central won in three games. Coach Marci Mollman made some changes to their defense the week prior to the Billings Central game, to better prepare for the Rams’ height. The Cowgirls...
  •   Warren Ronning, age 91, of Miles City passed away on Wednesday, October 28, 2015 at the Friendship Villa in Miles City. Warren was born on December 2, 1923 on the family ranch at Rock Springs, Montana, the fourth child of Edward Alfred and Anna Juline (Austinson) Ronning. He graduated from Custer County High School and following graduation...
  •   Arlys Koester, age 76, of Miles City passed away on October 30, 2015 at TLC Personal Care Home in Miles City. Arlys was born on February 2, 1939 in Poplar, MT. She was the oldest of Alice (Burshia) and Maurice Archdale. She grew up in the Poplar and Wolf Point area. After graduating high school in 1957, she joined the U.S. Army. She was...
  •   In the race for Miles City mayor, there are three candidates vying for a four-year term: incumbent mayor Butch Grenz, incumbent councilman John Hollowell and businessman Robert Shipley. The candidates were given questionnaires by the Star, and their answers and other conversations were the basis of the articles below. Each candidate also...
  •   The Miles Community College men’s and women’s basketball teams and men’s baseball teams went trick-or-treating Wednesday evening around the community, gathering food items for the Custer County Food Bank. The teams have done this for a few years as a way to give back to the community for supporting their programs. They...
  •   Monday November 02 6:30     5th/6th girls Basketball tournament @ CCDHS 7:30     5th/6th girls Basketball tournament @ CCDHS Tuesday November 03 4:30     Kinsey Girls Basketball @ Sacred Heart 6:30     5th/6th girls Basketball tournament @ CCDHS 7:30     5th/6th girls Basketball tournament...
  •   More fifth- and sixth-grade girls’ basketball action took place this week at the Washington Middle School gymnasium. Tuesday night the Cowgirls took on the Blaze and came away with a solid, 15-9 win. The Cowgirls had a powerful first half with Claire Kuchynka scoring six points and Julianna Carr two. The Blaze’s Kailey Perkins...
  •   The Mass of Resurrection for Sister Abbie Kennedy, 85, will be 11:00 a.m., Monday, November 2, 2015 at Blessed Sacrament Chapel at Presentation Convent, Aberdeen, SD. Reverend Joseph Sheehan will be celebrant and homilist. Visitation and signing of the guest book will be from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. Sunday, November 1, 2015, with a memorial wake...

October, 2015

  • Correction: Matt Phillips has withdrawn his name as a candidate for Ward 3.   Voters will be casting their ballots in the city election on Tuesday. There are three candidates for mayor: Butch Grenz, John Hollowell and Rob Shipley. Two candidates are running for the Ward 4 council seat: Roxanna Brush and Jeff Erlenbusch. The remaining offices...
  •   The Class A Football playoffs get underway this weekend with the first round. The teams competing this weekend are Billings Central (6-2, 4-1) and Laurel (5-3, 2-3), Columbia Falls (4-5, 2-1) and Polson (3-5, 1-2), Butte Central (6-3, 3-1) and Hamilton (6-3, 2-2), and Belgrade (3-5, 3-1) and Sidney (6-3, 3-2). Miles City (9-0), Whitefish (...