Monthly archive

December, 2015

  • Donald Allen Ottesen, age 87 of Miles City, passed away on December 23, 2015 at the V.A. Community Living Center in Miles City. Donald was born on October 17, 1928 in Sheridan, WY; the son of Norman & Lura (Comstock) Ottesen. He grew up in the Sheridan area until he moved to Seward, Alaska where he spent a year. He moved back to Sonnette, MT...
  • A deliberate homicide charge was formally filed Thursday against Scott Austin Price in Miles City’s 16th Judicial District Court in the Dec. 14 death of Ed Martin of Miles City. Price is being held in the Kootenai County Jail in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho on a $1 million bond on the Custer County charges. He is also a suspect in a Missoula...
  • Charges have been filed against 37-year-old Scott Price and his alleged accomplice, Sarah Rae McKnight, in the murder and stabbing in Missoula on Dec. 21, a week after Price allegedly murdered 78-year-old Ed Martin and assaulted his wife, Helen, in Miles City. Missoula County Justice Court records were filed on Dec. 24, charging Price with...
  •      A daughter was born to Jessica and Ryan Rosencranz of Miles City on Saturday, December 12, 2015, at Holy Rosary Healthcare. A daughter was born to Ashley and Randy Horan of Miles City on Friday, Dec. 18, 2015, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A daughter was born to Tasha Roberts and Shawn Read of Terry on Friday, Dec....
  • Kelly Conley, Dean of Students and auto mechanics instructor at Pine Hills Youth Correctional Facility, said that six or eight months ago, the students in his classes wondered if there was something they could do to give back to the community for everything Miles Citians do for students at Pine Hills. Conley thought about that when going back and...
  • Marvin C. Strand, 81, of Circle, died peacefully in the early morning hours on Tuesday, Dec. 22, 2015, in his family home. The viewing will be on Monday, Dec. 28, 2015, in the Stevenson & Sons Chapel in Circle from 4 to 6 p.m. with a family and masonic service at 6:30 p.m. There will be a celebration of Mr. Strand’s life on Tuesday, Dec...
  • The CCDHS Cowgirls traveled to Glendive on Tuesday night to take on the Lady Red Devils. The Cowgirls brought home a 77-67 win in overtime. The Cowgirls had a tough opponent Tuesday in the Lady Red Devils. The Lady Devils were looking for their first win of the season and they were hoping to get it off of rival Cowgirls. The Cowgirls had other...
  • By Jaycees Sign up your child for a new program offered by the Miles City Jaycees. The mission of the Little Shooters program is to teach the basics of gun safety and marksmanship skills to youth ages 8 to 15 in the Miles City area.  Bring yourself, your child and a copy of your child’s birth certificate to this signup meeting. Forms...
  • The Custer County District High School Cowboys fought through a strong Glendive team Tuesday night, winning 57-54. The Cowboy rivalry against the Red Devils is a strong one and it showed itself Tuesday night, with both sides of the crowd up in arms for their teams. To the point where the officials and coaches had to shout to be heard by the...
  • The manhunt is over.  Scott Austin Price, 37, suspect in the murder of 78-year-old Ed Martin of Miles City and in the assault and kidnapping of wife Helen Martin, is in custody in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho after being at large since the homicide on Dec. 14. Price also may be connected to a homicide committed in Missoula on Monday. According...