Monthly archive

March, 2015

  •   Dr. Malcolm Duncan Winter Jr., 86, died early Thursday morning, March 19, 2015, at the Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City after four months of declining health. Dr. Winter was born prematurely at 4.5 pounds in Miles City on June 8, 1928, the son of Dr. Malcolm and Martha Winter. He grew up in Miles City, graduating from Custer County High...
  •   Gerald Richard Gibbs, 89, of Jordan died Saturday, March 21, 2015, at the Eastern Montana Veteran Home in Glendive. Mr. Gibbs was born on July 23, 1925, in Miles City, the son of Roy and Nora Leibole Gibbs. He grew up on the family ranch near Jordan where he attended various country schools; he also attended school in Miles City for a short...
  •   It was a night of updates at Monday’s monthly meeting of the Miles Community College Board of Trustees. Enrollment numbers, the possibility of purchasing the old armory and tuition prices were all discussed.  “With tuition, we are looking at keeping in-district tuition relatively flat,” said MCC President Stacy...
  • A daughter was born to Brittany and Nathan Lundgren of Ekalaka on Monday, March 16, 2015, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A son was born to Silvana King and Brendan James of Miles City on Monday, March 16, 2015, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A daughter was born to Karrisa and Tyler Chapmon of Miles City on Thursday, March...
  •   Numerous businesses downtown were evacuated mid-afternoon Friday, after a bomb threat was made against Stockman Bank at 700 Main St. Central dispatch got a call at 3:09 p.m., saying a bomb was placed at Stockman Bank, Miles City Police Chief Doug Colombik said. No calls were made to the bank directly.  The police, Miles City Fire and...
  •   The moon blinked for a moment on March 18th, 2015 to mark the passing of long time Miles City resident Alene Gilmore Hoye.  She grew up in the midst of a larger than life family of pioneers, scouts, ranchers and entrepreneurs (her father built the 600 Bar in Miles City, and Tom Gilmores Place in Broadus), Alene saw the world through a...
  •   Howard Arthur Henderson, 91, of Miles City died Tuesday, March 17, 2015, at home surrounded by his wife and family. Mr. Henderson was born to Agnes and Andrew Henderson on June 4, 1923, in Edgemont, South Dakota. He was a cattle rancher most of his life. He was raised on his parents’ ranch in Provo, South Dakota, for 68 years and then...
  •   The Social Security Administration has added a Video Service Delivery program which will be hosted by the Miles City Job Service at 12 N. 10th Street. The video chat service will be available on Wednesdays from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m. starting on Wednesday, March 25. The system allows users to talk to a Social Security employee through a...
  •   (Miles City, MT)- After leading the Pioneers to a 19-12 overall record and 9-6 in Region IX, a trio of Lady Pioneer Sophomores were honored on Thursday as members of the 2014-2015 Region IX D1 All-Region Basketball Team. Petra Lumpert and Jaycin Tini were named to the All-Region IX team, while Shelby Weeks was named to the All-Region...
  •       Public input will be gathered on future downtown development at a meeting in two weeks, with a special interest on downtown merchants’ and business people’s input, who are encouraged to attend.  The meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, April 1 at the Main Street Grind and is open to all the public....