Monthly archive

July, 2015

  •   Richard J. “Dick” Ehli, “Dad, Grandpa and Great Grandpa,” 89, of Circle, died on Wednesday, June 24, 2015, while at the McCone County Health Center. Mr. Ehli was born May 26, 1926 to Rapheal J. and Mathilda Tillye Koch Ehli in Dickinson, North Dakota. He was the last of seven children. Mr. Ehli graduated from St....
  •   Funeral services for Betty Jean Stepper, 86, of Terry were Monday morning, July 20, 2015, in the Community Presbyterian Church in Terry with a reception to follow. Interment was in the Prairie County Cemetery in Terry. Mrs. Stepper died Thursday, July 16, 2015.          She was born in Omaha, Nebraska, to Severt and...
  •   Notices of new property appraisals have been sent out to residents across the state and many property owners have been surprised by the increases, particularly in Custer County.  Lee Zuelke of the Custer County Appraiser’s Office said on the first Monday after the appraisals were mailed, “we had about 150 people come in....
  •   The champion Rolling Rubber Team: Back row, left to right - Breanna Bean, Josie Chapweske, Raqi McAuliffe, Autumn Porter, Emma Croft, Elena Lewis and Coach Holly Porter. Front row - Madilyn Moore, Ali McAuliffe, Jenna Gardner and Ilyssa Shewman. Not pictured are Coach Arena Porter and Coach Kevin McAuliffe.   
  •   By Star Staff Writer On Thursday the 15U Miles City Babe Ruth All-Stars will travel to Conrad for the Montana State 15U Babe Ruth Tournament. The nine-team tournament begins on Thursday with pool play. In Pool A are Northern, Kalispell, Glendive, Helena and Havre. In Pool B are Bozeman, Glacier, Hi-Line and Miles City. Game 1 at 6 p.m....
  •   Miles City is set to host the 12U State Cal Ripken Baseball Tournament Friday through Sunday at Bender Park. Four teams will be participating in the tournament: Miles City, Glasgow, Glendive and Sidney. Friday opens with Pool Play games. Miles City kicks off the tournament at 1 p.m. against Glendive. At 3:30 p.m. Sidney takes on Glasgow....
  •   By Star Staff Writer A Dog Days Silhouette Shoot is set for Saturday, Aug. 8 at the Custer Rod & Gun Club range in Kinsey. Participants are asked to preregister by July 27 at www.shootdogdays.com. The shoot has categories for men, women and juniors. It features life-size targets and multiple heats and sudden-death prize matches. ...
  •   For the Star Dylan Munroe did his best to will the Miles City Outlaws to a win with a two-hit game, but Miles City dropped an 11-3 contest to the Mandan Chiefs on Wednesday at Mandan, N.D. Alex Weiand recorded the win for Mandan Chiefs. He allowed three runs over seven innings. Weiand struck out nine, walked three and gave up four hits....
  •   Lyle Bruce Lahn died peacefully on Tuesday, June 23, 2015. He was born Sept. 27, 1954, to Albert and Joyce Lahn in Miles City. He was the oldest of eight siblings. He attended Garfield Elementary School, Washington Middle School and Custer County District High School. Mr. Lahn enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping and being on the river with...
  • The Eastern A has not been kind to the Miles City Mavericks this season. Going into last night’s home double-header against the Billings Blue Jays, the Mavs were 1-19 against Eastern A opponents and 15-7-1 against non-conference teams. But at Connors Stadium last night, the Mavs got back on the winning track in the Eastern A, salvaging a...