Monthly archive

June, 2015

  •   Garry Carter Schye, 68, died peacefully on Friday, June 26, 2015, at the Bozeman Deaconess Hospital.  He was preceded in death by his parents, Garry and Reva Schye; and one brother, Craig Schye. A private service and burial will be held in Miles City at a later date.  
  •   Pull on your blue jeans and dig out your best Stetson because it’s rodeo season.  The Montana High School Rodeo was in full swing this month in Kalispell at the Majestic Valley Arena. State ran from June 9-14 bringing rodeo hopefuls from around the state to compete for a trip to nationals. To compete at state, the hopefuls had to...
  •   A pair of big innings, and a great pitching performance, led the Miles City Mavericks to a 10-2 win over Riverton, Wyoming in their first game of the Harry Griffith Invitational, being held at Connors Stadium this weekend. In the other games yesterday: Glendive beat the Billings Haloes 3-2, the Halos then beat Billings Boltz 9-2, Douglas...
  •   A new Blue Star Memorial sign was put up in the park between Pine Hills Youth Correctional Facility and Wendy’s restaurant Thursday, replacing one set up about 60 years ago on the old Terry highway.  The new sign will be rededicated at a ceremony at 3 p.m. July 4. The Blue Stars were put up to honor the men and women that served...
  •   “There are no shortcuts,” says Terry Annalora, selected as parade marshal for this year’s Independence Day parade, when speaking about his long career as a mentor of musicians in Miles City. A Miles City native, Annalora was born in 1953, the son of Sam and Ruby Annalora.  His mother is still living in her own home....
  •   Barbara “Babe” Walla of Plentywood, formerly of Sidney, died on Wednesday evening, June 24, 2015, at the LaCasa Personal Care Center in Plentywood.  Wake services for her will be at 6 p.m. Thursday, July 2, 2015, in the Fulkerson-Stevenson Memorial Chapel in Sidney. Mass of the Christian Burial for her will be at 10 a.m....
  • A daughter was born to Kara and Danny McKay of Plevna on Friday, June 19, 2015, at Holy Rosary Healthcare.
  •   The fire season is quickly approaching and we aren’t sitting pretty, according Eric Lepisto of the Bureau of Land Management.  He said the fire season experienced an unusual active spring this year but quickly died down in May with all the moisture the area received. Things are expected to heat up, drying out all the new foliage...
  •   Jennifer Lorraine Bradley, also known as “Mom” or “Jenny B” to most who knew her, died on Sunday, June 21, 2015, in Miles City at the age of 54 years.  She was born in San Jose, California, and grew up in Fremont, California. She was the eldest daughter of Barry E. Bradley and Darlene D. Artis. She had...
  • A son was born to Anna and Shane Larson of Helena on Sunday, June 21, 2015.  His grandparents, Rhea and Larry Kuchynka and Monte and Rinda Larson, live in MIles City.