Monthly archive

October, 2015

  •   Loretta Mae Mangen passed away peacefully in the early morning hours on Thursday October 22, 2015 at St. John’s Mooreberg Cottage in Billings. She was 84. Loretta was born June 22, 1931 in Lincoln, Nebraska, to Jacob C. and Erma (Shepherd) Jensen. She and her parents later moved to Miles City where her sister Bernice lived with her...
  •   Bridge Street will reopen after construction of the Custer County Detention Center is completed, despite requests from the Custer County Commissioners and members of the Senior Citizens Drop-In Center to permanently close it. Safety for the senior citizens and parking spaces for the courthouse were cited as reasons for wanting it to remain...
  •   The fifth- and sixth-grade girls’ basketball teams competed Tuesday and Thursday at the Washington Middle School gymnasium. The first game Tuesday night was the Jade Dragons vs. the Orange Crush, and the Crush came out on top with the 18-5 victory. The Dragons’ Reagan LaPlante came away with two points during the first half,...
  •   Dennis L. Stanton, 69, of Miles City died Thursday, Oct. 22, 2015 at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. He was born Feb. 7, 1946 in Portland, Oregon. Visitation will be Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2015, from 1 to 5 p.m. at Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home. A graveside service will be Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2015, at 10 a.m. in the Eastern Montana State...
  •   Barn Players, Inc. of Miles City will bring the Pulitzer prize-winning play “Harvey” to the stage Friday, Oct. 23, and Saturday, Oct. 24, in the Custer County District High School auditorium.  There will be three opportunities to catch the hilarity: Friday at 7 p.m. and Saturday at 2 and 7 p.m. “Harvey” is...
  • The undefeated Custer County District High School Cowboys will take on the Glendive Red Devils on the road Friday night for the final game in regular-season play. The rivalry between Glendive and Miles City has been going on for a century or more, since the two schools began playing football. Since 1972 the Cowboys are 38-7 against Glendive, and...
  •   The Hoofin it for Hunger race took place Sunday, October 11.  The race benefits the Montana Food Bank Network, with all proceeds going directly to the Food Bank. There were four different race options for the different levels of racers: 5K, 10K, Half Marathon Trail Run and a 1-mile fun run/walk. The race was hosted by Montana Farm...
  •   The month of October is not just about pumpkins and fall festivities, but also Domestic Violence Awareness month as well as Breast Cancer Awareness month. Which is why oneHealth and CNADA (Custer County Network against Domestic Abuse) are partnering to put on a Powder Puff Football game to raise awareness on these two issues.  The...
  •   Barry Levi Niedge, age 77, of Miles City passed away on Tuesday, October 20, 2015 at the VA Nursing Home in Miles City. Barry is survived by his wife Donna Niedge of Miles City, MT; a daughter, Nona Niedge of Marmarth, ND; and a son, Shawn and Joanie Niedge of Miles City, MT; four grandchildren: Brandon Hall of Fargo, ND; Dalton, Dillon and...
  • A daughter was born to Kaytlen and Seth Crawford of Plevna on Tuesday, October 13, 2015, in the Glendive Medical Center in Glendive. The paternal grandparents are  Randy and Lori Crawford of Miles City.  The maternal grandparents are Dave and Jodi Schuetue of Plevna.