Monthly archive

January, 2015

  • The Miles Community College basketball teams returned from a three-week break with non-conference games at Williston State last night. The Lady Pioneers took a tough 62-55 loss at the hands of the Lady Tetons, while the MCC men fell 116-89. With the losses, the Lady Pioneers dropped to 9-6 and the Pioneers fell to 8-7.  The MCC teams will...
  •   Dear editor, I was very sad to find out that the vet cemetery did not have wreaths for this Christmas. It made me feel really upset that did happen. I regret what has happened. I started this project by myself in 2007. I did not have all the wreaths I needed for everybody, but I covered half of the cemetery. I had purchased $1,500 of...
  •   By DON COGGER              Star Staff Writer As the Miles City Area Chamber of Commerce welcomes in the new year, it’s once again time to honor those in the community who made an impact in 2014. The Annual Citizens of the Year Banquet & Awards Ceremony will be held Thursday, January 22. A no...
  • A daughter was born to Heather Fisher and TJ Hall of Miles City on Sunday, December 21, 2014, at Holy Rosary Healthcare. A son was born to Amanda and Kristopher Roote of Modesto, Calif., on Tuesday, December 23, 2014, at Holy Rosary Healthcare. A daughter was born to Ashlie Warren and Colby Toennis of Miles City on Friday, December 26, ...
  •   BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — A businessman who wants to mine gravel near Theodore Roosevelt’s historic ranch in western North Dakota will be issued a permit to do so, the U.S. Forest Service said Tuesday. The agency said it found no significant impact with the project, located 25 miles north of Medora. Acting district ranger Karen...
  •   Southeastern Montana has long had a history of brutal winters. The very first winter at Fort Keogh in 1877 included temperatures of 40 below, with soldiers huddled together around their fires, afraid to lie down in their tents for fear of freezing to death.  A decade later, the winter of 1886-1887 proved once and for all that winter in...
  • A daughter was born to Kelsey and Chan Childers of Brusett on Friday, Dec. 19, 2014, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City.

December, 2014

  • A daughter was born to Karlene and Brice Kinsey of Glendive on Saturday, December 6, 2014, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A daughter was born to Brianna Gilbertson and Josh Dunning of Miles City on Monday, December 8, 2014, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A daughter was born to Rachelle and Robert Christiaens of Baker on...
  •   An integral part of Miles Community College’s success the past four years has decided to embark on a new adventure. Lisa Watson is resigning as the Vice President of Administrative Services and Finance at MCC after accepting the Vice President for Administrative Services position at Northwest College in Powell, Wyo. She will be...
  • A nursing home in Wibaux was evacuated Tuesday afternoon after a natural gas outage and spotty power outages in the midst of an extreme cold snap. Electricity has since been restored in Wibaux, but the natural gas was not expected to be back on until Wednesday night, said Wibaux County Disaster and Emergency Services Coordinator Frank Datta. Datta...