Monthly archive

December, 2014

  •   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...
  •   The Custer County District High School Cowgirls wrapped up the 2014 portion of their schedule with a pair of good Eastern A wins over the weekend. The Cowgirls hammered Hardin 75-42 on Friday night at home and then went on the road to beat Sidney 54-46 on Saturday. With the wins, the Cowgirls moved to 3-0 on the season and are 2-0 in the...
  •   The Custer County District High School Cowboy basketball team picked up a good win, 68-64, on Friday night in Hardin. But then they struggled at home on Saturday night in a 57-36 loss to Sidney. With the split, the Cowboys are now 2-1 on the year and 1-1 in the Eastern A. They are off until January 2, when they travel to Billings to take on...
  •   Custer County District High School junior Torrey Watts had another good weekend but was the only Cowboy to place at the Dickinson Invite. Watts won an 18-2 technical fall of Anthony James of Glendive in the quarterfinals at 126 pounds. He was then pinned by eventual champ Jade Hepper of Watford City in the semifinals. In the third-place...
  •   Miles Community College ended a busy and productive fall semester last week with some encouraging news for spring enrollment. Speaking at last week’s monthly meeting of the MCC Board of Trustees, Vice President of Enrollment & Student Success Jessie Dufner informed the board that applications for spring semester are up compared to...
  •   Ann Elizabeth Rich, 93, of Jordan, died on Monday, Dec. 15, 2014, at the Garfield County Health Center in Jordan. She was born on Nov. 28, 1921, in Hamtramck, Michigan, to Frances Bahun and Michael Stupera. She was raised in Detroit and graduated from high school in 1939. She went on and received her bachelor of science degree in education...