Ruth “Rootie” Patricia Roos, 86, died peacefully surrounded by the family, Monday, May 4, 2015, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City, after complications from pneumonia.
Mrs. Roos was born in Miles City on Feb. 21, 1929, to John and Frances Doran. She was the second of four children born to the couple.
One day, she was...
Blaine E. Ross passed away peacefully at his home in Billings, Montana, on May 4, 2015.
Blaine was born on June 14, 1920 to James T. and Kathryn Ross. He was born at the family homestead south of Inyan Kara Mountain near Sundance, Wyoming in the new house.
Blaine married Ruby E. Johnson on December 21, 1939 in Sheridan, Wyoming. When Blaine...
The CCDHS Cowgirls softball team made it interesting, but the Glendive Lady Red Devils were able to hold off the late rally to secure the win, 3-2 in Glendive Thursday.
Both teams played excellent defense, according to Cowgirls Head Coach Murrey Selk, and it the game would come down to the final at-bats.
“We had a good game going,...
The seventh- and eighth-grade boys’ teams ran away with the team title at the Miles City Middle School track meet, which was held Tuesday at the Miles City Community Track after rain postponed Saturday’s scheduled event.
The eighth-grade boys scored 134 points, with Sidney a distant second at 72 points. The seventh-grade...
The Miles City Outlaws baseball team hosted four games over the weekend, earning a split to bring their record to 5-11 on the young season.
Game recaps provided by GameChanger Media
Outlaws 5, Billings Halos 2
Both the Miles City Outlaws and Billings Halos put runners aboard on Saturday, but it was the Outlaws who were able to take...
Ira S. Carey, 62, of El Cajon, California, died on Friday, Nov. 14, 2014.
Mr. Carey was born on Dec. 27, 1951, the son of Del and Bernice Carey. He grew up on the ranch near Volborg and went to country school through eighth grade. He graduated from Custer County High School in 1970. Through high school he continually told his friends he was...
Born to Walter & Caroline Dyba July 16, 1936. Graduate of Sacred Heart School, 1951. Attended C.C.H.S. Proud member of USMC 1954-1957.
Mark was a terrific athlete. In 1953, he pitched a 2-0 shutout against the Billings Legion team.
Mark married Monica Forbell in 1963. They raised 5 children in Sacramento, CA.
Mayor Butch Grenz gave Miles City Fire and Rescue the nod to get a new motor for one of the ambulances at the Miles City Council meeting on April 28.
Ambulance 20’s motor had “blown up” recently, Capt. Cameron Duffin explained.
The ambulance is a 2004 vehicle with 195,000 miles on it.
The department looked at...
This Tuesday’s school elections are unusual in that no voted levy is on the ballot.
The rural school elections were all uncontested, so candidates there will be elected by acclamation.
There are plenty of candidates seeking seats on the public school board, which represents the high school and elementary districts. In the Unified...
Filing for the city election began today, in which terms for the mayor, city treasurer and four council seats are open for election.
All are four-year terms.
Currently holding the positions are Mayor Butch Grenz, Treasurer John Moorehead, Ward 1 Councilwoman Susanne Galbraith, Ward 2 Councilman Jerry Partridge, Ward 3 Councilman Mark Ahner...