Monthly archive

December, 2014

  •   Robert “Bob” Allen Carroll, 87, died Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014, of natural causes in the Powder River Manor in Broadus where he had resided since moving from Eagles Manor in Miles City in July 2014. Mr. Carroll was born June 17, 1927, to George Carroll and Lucille Foote Carroll Frandsen in Los Angeles, California. He was an only...
  •   Sanjel plans to invest in a $15 million expansion at its current location near the Baker Interchange, consisting of three new buildings on 34 acres of land. Currently the oilfield services company uses facilities on both sides of the highway, but with the expansion, all of Sanjel’s local operations will now be contained on the south...
  • A son was born to Courtney Smith and Dillon Smith of Miles City Thursday, December 4, 2014, at Holy Rosary Healthcare.
  •   Many Southgate Meadows residents approached the Miles City Council Tuesday in an effort to be proactive in planned development in their area.  There were no agenda items Tuesday night related to a new Brawler Industries facility at Southgate, other than public comments, and no paperwork has been filed with the city yet, but Brawler...
  •   Three months ago Kristen Emeney, a Miles City native and mother of four, was having some rough luck as parts kept going out on her vehicle. As others learned of her struggles, they began helping her by coming up with parts or not charging for vehicle labor. “Every time I turned around, good things were happening,” she said. She...
  •   Irene Jo Spaniol, 98, of Farmington, Minnesota, died Saturday, Dec. 20, 2014. Family and friends meant everything to her. She celebrated her Norwegian heritage through art, cooking and Norwegian rosemaling, and studying in Norway many times. She was active in the Presbyterian church sewing group for years making quilts, clothing, etc. for...
  •   Arthur J. “Art” Steadman, 90, died on Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014, in Renton, Washington. He was a loving and beloved husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather.  Mr. Steadman was a pilot with Northwest Airlines for 35 years, and he served his country during World War II. He was a Mason and belonged to the American...
  •   Southgate Meadow residents will be attending tonight’s Miles City Council meeting to voice opposition to Brawler Industries building a facility in their area. The meeting is at 7 p.m. in City Hall, and the issue is under Request of Citizens. The building location is planned to be east of the Assembly of God Church in Southgate....
  •   Harold “Sonny” Valentino Bredberg, 87, of Fallon died on Wednesday, Dec. 17, 2014, at his home. Mr. Bredberg was born on Monday, Feb. 14, 1927, in Fallon at 1 a.m. to Harold and Freeda Kalmback Bredberg. He attended elementary school in Fallon and graduated from Terry High School in 1945. Upon graduation, Mr. Bredberg was...
  •   After running through the Class AA, and winning the first state title in school history, Grady Bennett of Kalispell Glacier was named the head coach for the 22nd annual Knights of Columbus Badlands Bowl. Bennett led the Wolfpack to an undefeated season, culminating with a 56-19 win over Great Falls CMR in the state championship game. This...