Monthly archive

November, 2016

  • Along with Lewis is Assistant Coach Janie Rayback, also in her fourth year with the Lady Pioneers. Last season the Miles Community College Lady Pioneers basketball team finished with a 14-19 overall record and a 4-10 conference record. Fourth-year head Liz Lewis hopes to improve on those marks as the team opens its 2016-17 season Friday at home at...
  • The Bobcats, the Hot Shots, and the All Stars were the big winners in Week 4 of the 5th and 6th grade basketball league at Washington Middle School. The Bobcats bounced back from a 6-1 first-quarter deficit to beat the Purple Warriors 21-10 on Oct. 25. Brynn Coffin scored 12 points to lead the winners. Demi Williams added four points, Karsyn...
  • On Saturday evening October 29, 2016, Max Steinke passed away unexpectedly from a tragic accident. Max was born on May 29, 1997 in Austin, TX to Lisa Ross and Jeff Steinke. One year later his brother Kyle was born, to become his constant companion. When he was 5 years old, the family moved to Des Moines, IA. In 2006, Max and his family moved to...
  • In mid-October the last 30 miles of the Cenex Pipeline was completed on Fort Keogh land, replacing one that was built in the 1950s. It was pressure tested last week and will be put into operation next week said Corey McIlvain, CHS pipeline operations manager. “It’s gone very well. The crews did a great job. The testing went very well...
  • Thanks to some area Girl Scouts and Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks (FWP), bats frequenting Pirogue Island State Park have fashionable new digs. The Girl Scouts built bat houses in April with the help of FWP Non-Game Biologist Brandi Skone, and on Saturday a large group enjoyed a field trip to Pirogue Island to install the houses, according to a...
  • Republican gubernatorial candidate Greg Gianforte and lieutenant governor candidate Lesley Robinson were up early today, stopping by the Republican headquarters in Miles City at 7:30 a.m. for a “whistle stop” visit before moving on to Forsyth. Other Republicans, including some who are up for re-election and some who are not running...
  • A son was born to Nicole and Mike Wacker of Miles City on Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016, at the Holy Rosary Hospital in Miles City. A daughter was born to Holly McCuin and Kim Baugatz of Miles City on Wednesday, Oct. 19, 2016, at the Holy Rosary Hospital in Miles City. A son was born to Sharaya Wilson and Anthony Meyer of Miles City on Friday, Oct. 21,...
  • A daughter was born to Amber and Damian Ballensky of Miles City on Monday, Oct. 17, 2016, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City.
  • There’s a new director — Jacoby Holte — wielding the baton for the Custer County District High School (CCDHS) choirs. Holte graduated from Poplar High School in 2011 and continued on to the University of Jamestown in North Dakota to pursue a business degree.  He says he soon discovered that business wasn’t for him and...
  • Levi Roland Rath, age 57, of Miles City left us on Saturday, October 29, 2016. Levi was born on September 5, 1959 in Miles City, Montana to Richard “Dick” and Helen (Watson) Rath. He was raised on various ranches in eastern Montana and went to school in Colstrip and graduated from Forsyth High School.  After school he worked...