Monthly archive

May, 2016

  • Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks’ Region 6 Citizen Advisory Committee (CAC) will meet from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Wednesday, June 8 at the Fort Peck Fish Hatchery, located at 277 Montana Highway 117, just north of Fort Peck, MT.  The meeting is open to the public.  There will be wildlife survey updates, a wrap-up of the elk...
  • Miles Community College head basketball coach Liz Lewis has announced the signing of Emily Marie Bergum, from Roberts, Montana for the 2016-2017 season. Emily Bergum-5’9”- G, Roy, Montana, Roy High School  Emily is the daughter of Kraig and Ann Bergum and is a 2016 graduate of Roy High School. While at Roy, Bergum was on the Honor...
  • Lawrence Nicholas Losinski, 90, died peacefully on Friday, May 27, 2016, in Miles City. Mr. Losinski was born Sept. 4, 1925, in Miles City in a private home, the fourth of seven children born to John and Maryann Zabrocki Losinski. He grew up in Garfield County, attended school in Cohagen, married Dorothy Little in 1954 and they were long-time...
  • A son was born to Katherine and Jesse Van Hook of Miles City on Friday, April 15, 2016, in the Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A son was born to Madison Love and Jason Young of Miles City and Billings on Saturday, April 16, 2016, in the Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A daughter was born to Kaylen and Todd Lehner of Circle on Saturday...
  • Benny “Ben” George Rentschler Jr., 60, of Miles City died Wednesday, May 25, 2016, in his home. He was born on April 2, 1956 in Marion, Ohio, the son of Benny Rentschler Sr. and Bertha (Jones) Rentschler. At the age of seventeen, Mr. Rentschler moved to Miles City. He married Barbra (Lynch) Strelow and they had a son, Benny Rentschler...
  • Gregory Stevens Russell passed away May 22 in Miles City. Born Jan 13, 1957 to Wallace (Bud) & Bonnie Russell of Harlem, Greg worked hard as a long haul truck driver, in road construction, & as a loyal employee of Prince Inc. in Forsyth for 18 years. Greg never knew a stranger, doted on children, & spent hours with “old timers...
  • In honor of Memorial Day (Monday May 30, this year) the flag pole in the older part of Custer County Cemetery’s veterans section is being refurbished and repainted by members of the 4th Degree Knights of Columbus in Miles City.  Some of the graves in the area of the cemetery where the flag pole stands date back to the early 1900s....
  • James Roger Stanley, 81, of Miles City died Sunday, May 22, 2016, at the Holy Rosary Extended Care in Miles City. He was born in St. Croix Falls, Wisconsin, on Sept. 22, 1934, the son of Mark and Laura Jean (Smith) Stanley. Mr. Stanley graduated from high school at Ismay in 1952. He married Carol Jacobsen in 1960 and they had one daughter, Jeri...
  • Jeffrey E. Mitchell, age 62, former Miles City resident, passed away on May 10, 2016 at his home in Sparks, Nevada of natural causes. Jeff was born in Miles City, August 27, 1953, the third son of Richard G. Mitchell and Margaret L. (Gilbert) Mitchell. He attended schools in Miles City, graduating from Custer County High School in 1971. After high...
  • Tuesday night’s Miles City Council meeting was relatively brief, lasting only 45 minutes, with only a couple of items bringing any discussion. Council President Susanne Galbraith presided.   The major discussion involved Resolution No. 3921, which concerned the Miles City-Custer County Health Board established by the Interlocal...