Monthly archive

February, 2016

  • Jeff Landers, age 62, of Miles City, passed away on Tuesday, February 16, 2016 at Holy Rosary Healthcare. Jeff was born on May 13, 1953 in Hot Springs, South Dakota to Harry Dean “H.D.” and Margaret (Nehren) Landers. Jeff attended Tepee Creek County School at Hot Springs, SD, until the spring of 1963, when he moved with his family to a...
  • On the floor of the Billings Metra back in February of 2015 immediately after the conclusion of the All-State wrestling championships, Colstrip’s head coach Cody Currier  was adamant when he visited with me about how he viewed the future for the Colts. “Wait till next year, it’s going to be our year, we have a great...
  • The girls’ portion of the 4C kicks off on Thursday morning with Melstone and Ekalaka hitting the court at 11 a.m.  The girls’ championship game is set for 8 p.m. Saturday evening.   Jordan The Jordan Lady Mustangs have had a strong season thus far. With a 12-5 record, they are sitting nicely going into the tournament. ...
  • Custer County District High School has the honor of hosting the Class 4C boys’ and girls’ basketball tournament again this year. The first set of games starts Wednesday afternoon at 4 p.m. with Melstone and Wibaux. There will be concessions available during the games.   Wibaux The Wibaux Longhorns are being coached by Craig Lunde...
  • Joyce was born to Rufus and Mabel Ashelford at the Darcy Hospital in Miles City, on September 21, 1920. She passed away in the early morning of February 16, 2016.   Joyce was raised on the old Caprock Ranch north of Miles City. She attended country school, but came into Miles City to attend Custer County High School. After high school, she...
  • Joe Lee died peacefully surrounded by family in his home on Saturday, January 30th in Aurora, Colorado at the age of 80. Joe is survived by his wife, Cloette Amato – Lee; children: Traci Lee (Bo) Bell, Tammy Ewing, Erin Hart Campbell, Brian (Nancy) Lee; step children: Elissa Amato (David) Beck, Rick Amato (Jackie) Smith and Gianna Amato;...
  • Three cases of influenza have been reported to Custer County Public Health. Molecular influenza data indicates that the prominent influenza viruses circulating are Influenza A H1N1 (2009) and Influenza B.   According to Cindia Miller, R. N., who is Public Health emergency preparedness and communicable diseases supervisor and receives...
  • The Pioneers traveled to Dawson Community College in Glendive Monday to take on The Buccaneers and Lady Buccaneers. The men came out on top with a dominating 90-73. The ladies added a solid W to their record with a 73-58 final. The Pioneers played a very well-rounded game, with each of the starters in the double digits. Kameron Rauch led the team...
  • To celebrate Valentine’s Day and American Heart Month and to welcome a new cardiologist to Miles City, Holy Rosary Healthcare held an Upbeat Heart Luncheon Monday at the Town & Country Club. William Knopf, MD, FACC, FSCAI, has begun seeing patients at Holy Rosary Healthcare Clinic. Dr. Knopf is currently part of St. Vincent’s...
  • Six Cowboy grapplers competed at the All-State Wrestling Championships held in Billings at the Metra over the weekend, with two seniors and four underclassmen making up the team coached by Coach Jon Harris and assistant coaches Kyle Pryor and Rodney Parks. Senior 138-pound competitor Torrey Watts led the way, earning All-State honors for the...