Monthly archive

November, 2014

  •   Holy Rosary Healthcare recently finished the first phase of a major remodel for its Residential Living unit, hosting an open house Thursday so the public could view the changes. Among the featured upgrades is a drive-to-the-door, canopy-covered entrance to Residential Living, an inviting lobby, a spacious communal area for activities and...
  • The Miles City Council struggled with, and ultimately was divided on, an issue of writing off a $628 ambulance bill at Wednesday’s council meeting.  Councilman Mark Ahner said in the 11 years he was on the finance committee, an ambulance write-off was never approved because it would set a precedent, and the number of requests for write-...
  •   Philip Dale Brown, 84, of Terry died Monday, Nov. 10, 2014, at his home in Terry. Mr. Brown was born May 5, 1930, at Springfield, Missouri, to Arthur L. and Pauline A. Sheldon Brown. Within a couple of years, the family moved to the Brown homestead where Dale, as he was known to his family and friends, spent most of his life. He attended...
  • Tuesday’s monthly meeting of the Miles City Unified Board of Trustees was short and to the point, with much of the conversation centering on the date for Custer County District High School’s graduation in May. Initially, administrators had recommended Sunday, May 24 as the date for the graduating class of 2014. However, after a bit of...
  •   The monthly meeting of the Miles Community College Board of Trustees covered quite a bit of ground, as updates were given on a variety of projects, culminating in a tour of the campus for board members. Workforce partnerships and training as well as enrollment numbers were discussed at length. Once again, numbers indicate a stabilization in...
  •   World War I was known as “The Great War.” It ended officially in France in the Palace of Versailles, just outside the community of Versailles, on June 28, 1919, when the Treaty of Versailles was signed on June 28, 1919.  The fighting had ended seven months before when an armistice went into effect between Germany and the...
  •   Local Montana Department of Transportation crews are working around the clock to improve the driving conditions, but the weather reports are not looking good with the continued cold temperatures. Sunday afternoon rain and sleet hit the area, followed by snow. MDT Miles City Maintenance Superintendent Mike Patch said crews went out Sunday...
  •   June Radke, 86, of Wibaux, died Friday, Nov. 7, 2014, at the Wibaux County Nursing Home in Wibaux. Visitation will be from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 10, 2014, at the Wibaux County Fairgrounds in Wibaux. A Funeral Service will follow at 2 p.m. Monday at the Wibaux County Fairgrounds with the Rev. Ruth McKenzie officiating. Silha...
  •   A funeral service for Sue E. Kirschenheiter, 87 of Richardton, North Dakota, formerly of Taylor, North Dakota, will be at 10 a.m. Monday, Nov. 10, 2014, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Richardton with Father Boniface Muggli OSB celebrating. Burial will follow at St. Elizabeth’s Cemetery in Lefor, North Dakota. Visitation will...
  •   On Wednesday the Miles City Council will have a public hearing for an ordinance relating to creation of the Miles City Downtown Urban Renewal District and adoption of an Urban Renewal Plan, including a Tax Increment Provision. Creating a district is an effort to incentivize redevelopment in the city’s main business corridor. Tax...