Monthly archive

April, 2014

  •   Margaret Marie Forster Eissinger, 90, of Circle died at the Eastern Montana Veterans Home in Glendive on April 5, 2014. Mrs. Eissinger was born on Feb. 18, 1924, in St. Paul, Minn., to William and Minnie Carlson Forster. At the age of 3 years, she moved to Brockway with her family and attended school in Brockway, graduating in 1941. She...
  •    Pete Raymond Muri, 78, of Miles City died at his home on Monday, April 7, 2014, surrounded by his family and loved ones after a three-year journey with cancer. Mr. Muri was born the youngest of nine children on the family ranch near Cartersville on June 12, 1935, to Rasmus and Nellie Johnson Muri. He was raised on the family ranch...
  •   By JOSH SAMUELSON Star Sports Editor The Miles City Outlaws opened their season last weekend, traveling to Cheyenne, Wyo., to take on the Cheyenne Mustangs in three games. The Outlaws lost both games on Saturday, 7-6 and 9-5, before rallying for a 12-8 win on Sunday. The same teams will play this weekend in Miles City at Tedesco Field....
  •   In late November of 1867, a number of performers from the world of vaudeville got together and formed a small social club that was a way of circumventing the blue laws in New York state that closed all public taverns on Sunday.  In order to decide who would buy the next round of drinks, the entertainers played a game with corks. They...
  • A daughter was born to Hope and Beau Huft of Ismay on Monday, March 31, 2014, at Holy Rosary Healthcare.   A daughter was born to Kelly Muggli and Cory Cheguis of Miles City on Tuesday, April 1, 2014, at Holy Rosary Healthcare.
  • The warmer weather has finally arrived in Miles City and with it comes thoughts of planting gardens.  For those who don't have the space in their yards for a garden, the Community Garden has spots available. Garden spots may be reserved by calling the Custer County Extension Office in the courthouse at 874-3370 or stopping by the office...
  •   Mark Craig Collins, 52, of Broadus died Thursday, April 3, 2014, at his home in Broadus after a courageous battle with cancer with his family by his side. Mr. Collins was born Nov. 18, 1961, in Miles City to Larry and Sharon Hagadone Collins. He grew up on the family ranch and attended grade and high school in Broadus, graduating in 1980....
  •   Ronald George ªRon” Kiosse, 64, of Terry, died Friday, April 4, 2014, at the Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City surrounded by his family, after a courageous battle with brain cancer. He was called the poster child for glioblastoma multiforme because he survived it for such a long time. Mr. Kiosse was born on Sept. 2, 1949, in...
  •   Chasing their 14th consecutive MonDak Conference title, the Miles Community College Pioneer baseball team pulled out a split with Williston State College on the weekend, the conference openers for both schools. The Tetons were expected to be the top competition for the MonDak crown this year, and showed it in the first two games on Saturday...
  •   T he Custer County District High School tennis teams opened their seasons in Billings on Saturday, taking on Class AA schools Billings West and Billings Senior. The Cowgirls lost both matches, 5-3 to West and 6-2 to Senior, while the Cowboys were swept 8-0 to each school. “It was really nice to get out and see some competition,...