Monthly archive

February, 2016

  • Clark W. Irion, 66, former Miles City resident, died in Billings on Monday, Feb. 8, 2016, in his home after a courageous fight with cancer.  Visitation will be Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016, at Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home in Miles City with family receiving friends from 4 to 6 p.m. Funeral services will be Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016, at 11 a.m....
  • Graveside Service for Minnie Hulford will be held at 1:00 p.m., February 17, 2016 at Sunset Memorial Gardens in Missoula, MT with Pastor Dave Lodwig officiating. Minnie F. Hulford, age 95, of Gillette, WY passed away at Pioneer Manor on February 6, 2015 in Gillette. Minnie Francis Hulford was born June 1, 1920 to Ted and Stella Wallace in Broadus...
  • Mayor John Hollowell tried to give more power to the Miles City Council Tuesday, but the council didn’t want him to release some of his own authority. Before his election, Hollowell said the council should be setting the council agenda and not the mayor, therefore he asked for Ordinance No. 1303 to be written up, giving the council president...
  • The City of Miles City’s fire rating improved, making the community safer and is one of the factors in determining homeowners and commercial insurance rates.  According to Miles City Fire Chief Gary Warren, the Insurance Services Office (ISO) rating is recognized by nearly all insurance companies in the country. Cities are rated on a...
  • The High School Generals team headed to Helena for a hard battle over the weekend. Helena is one of the stronger teams in their league. The first game Saturday morning Helena topped the Generals 11-0. The Generals played hard, but Helena was just a stronger team. Helena received just 1 penalty during the game while Miles City received 4. Goalie...
  • Saturday afternoon the Cowboy basketball team made their way to Billings to take on the Rams. The Cowboys had a strong team showing and came out on top of a strong Rams team, 63-57. The Cowboys played a very dynamic game, managing 96 percent on their free throws, missing just one on the night. Gavin Gundlach reached a season high 30 points, he...
  • MCYBA will be holding tryouts for their Colt program. Kids ages 14 and 15 are eligible to try out for the new program.  Tryouts will be held at the MCYBA indoor facility on Feb 14 at 1 pm. For any questions email Jeff Brabant brabantj@milescc.edu
  • Dustin Roger Hickey “Gentle Giant” died Monday, Feb. 1, 2016, in Odessa, Texas, due to unexpected medical complications, with his fiancée Virginia “Mariel” Vera by his side. Visitation will be Thursday, Feb. 11, 2016, with the family receiving friends from 4 to 6 p.m. at Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home in Miles City...
  • Gary Eugene Bull, 78, died peacefully on the evening of Thursday, Feb. 4, 2016, succumbing to a hard-fought battle with Alzheimer’s. He was being visited and comforted by family members at Sheridan Manor in Sheridan, Wyoming, at the time of his death.  Born in Miles City on May 17, 1937, he was the second child of Harold and Anne (Thex...
  • In their second-to-last set of home games Saturday afternoon the MCC Pioneers took on Sheridan College. The Ladies had a tough match-up, dropping the game 85-57. The men’s team had more success, winning 81-79 at the last moments of the game. The Lady Pioneers had a solid first half, playing a competitive and cohesive game. The Lady Pioneers...