Monthly archive

February, 2016

  • Bertha Fredrickson was born May 9, 1920 to Karl and Caroline Schlepp at Wasson Flats, Montana. She went to see our Lord on February 1, 2016. Bertha met and married Walter Braun. To this union they had two boys, Dennis and Bill.  Bertha worked at many jobs during her lifetime. She and Walt owned and operated a motel in Miles City, she also...
  • One of the most photographed moments of any Robert Burns night is when the older dancers escort the Wee Ones, like these in the Centra during Saturday’s evening celebration. Every mother, father, grandmother and grandfather has either a camera or smart photo at the ready waiting for the pipers to set their little ones’ feet into...
  • The Miles City Council unanimous passed a sewer increase, nearly doubling the rate, at a special council meeting Tuesday night at City Hall. The increase will take effect on March 1. Increasing the rates will help the city secure loans for Phase 2 of the wastewater plant improvements, required by the Montana Department of Environmental Quality....
  • Sylvia Hafla, age 78, died peacefully on Friday, January 8, 2016 at Holy Rosary Residential Living in Miles City, Montana after a courageous battle with Alzheimer’s. Sylvia Mae Taylor was born in Forsyth, Montana on March 11, 1937 to parents Harry and Cecil (Anshutz) Taylor. Sylvia was the second child, making one son and one daughter for...
  • Over the weekend the Cowboys and Cowgirls had a lot of basketball action. The Cowboys took on the Red Devils in Glendive on Friday night. The Cowboys managed to overcome uneven officiating and came out on top with the 69-68 win over the Red Devils. Gavin Gundlach led the Cowboys with 29 points and 4 assists. Andrea Lo Biondo and Conner Torstenbo...
  • The Pioneer teams continued their Wyoming road trip Saturday as they took on the Central Wyoming Rustlers. The Pioneers had a strong showing, coming out on top of the Rustlers, 78-71. Cole Ashby led the team with 25 points. Dang Kuany had a double-double with 10 points and 19 rebounds. Jalen Shepard had 6 assists. The Pioneers shot 39 percent from...
  • The U14 Girls Team traveled to Bozeman this past weekend for a four-game series, taking on the Bozeman Ice Dawgs and the Havre Ice Hawks.  The girls ended their scoring drought against Havre and came away with two decisive victories, defeating the Ice Hawks by scores of 2-1 and 4-1. The team played their best hockey to date, dominating all...
  • A daughter was born to Brenda and Yhike Jackson of Miles City on Monday, January 4, 2016, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A son was born to Heaven Velasco and Cody Leonhardt of Miles City on Saturday, January 9, 2016, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A daughter was born to Shayla and Benjamin Battaglia of Miles City on Friday,...
  • Registration is now open for Miles City’s Bowhunter Ed class. Classes will be held March 9 - 12 at the Region 7 Fish, Wildlife & Parks office.  Online registration is required and open now through March 2nd, or until the class is full.  Students may register online by going to http://fwp.mt.gov, and follow the links to...