Monthly archive

June, 2017

  • The Custer County Commissioners will decide the fate of a proposed public transit service for the county next week. The commissioners gathered public comment on the proposal Wednesday morning, and are slated to decide next Thursday if they will accept grants to cover part of the cost. Commission Chairman Kevin Krausz said Wednesday that the...

May, 2017

  • A son was born to Santana Bach and Jaxson Carter of Miles City on Friday, May 19, 2017, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A son was born to Caroline Nutt and Robbie Hathaway of Sheridan, Wyo., on Thursday, May 25, 2017, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A son was born to Katlan White and Steve Cain of Miles City on Saturday, May 27,...
  • Kortni Kathryn South of Jordan, MT passed away May 29, 2017 in a tragic vehicle accident.  Kortni was born December 28, 2001 in Miles City, MT to Kent and Chevell (Ryan) South. Kortni, also known as Tootie or Bugs, attended school in Jordan. She would have been a sophomore this fall at GCDHS.  One of her accomplishments was becoming...
  • For the first time in several years, the Custer County Commissioners and members of the Miles City City Council got together Tuesday to re-open the lines of communication between the entities, and discuss matters of mutual concern. County Commission Chairman Kevin Krausz opened the meeting by explaining there was no formal agenda. He explained...
  • Turnabout, some are wont to say, is fair play. So, lose by 10 runs. Then, win by 10 runs. That’s what transpired Tuesday night in an American Legion baseball doubleheader at Connors Stadium. In Game 1, Richland County (Sidney) pounded away early en route to a 15-5 victory over Miles City via the 10-run mercy rule in the minimum five innings...
  • A son was born to Kayleigh Martin and Gage Lowman of Miles City on Monday, May 15, 2017, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A son was born to Dustina Williams and Eric Desatoff of Broadus on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, at Holy Rosary Healthcare in Miles City. A daughter was born to Jonna Stratton and Troy Burk of Miles City on Tuesday, May 16,...
  • The Miles Community College Board of Trustees voted to retain their top officers at their monthly meeting Monday. Mark Petersen will continue as chairman and Debbie Morford will continue as vice president. Trustee Ryan Jones was elected secretary. Newly re-elected trustees were also officially seated at the meeting. MCC didn’t hold an...
  • Custer County District High School passed out diplomas to 119 graduates Sunday afternoon. Some aspects of the graduation were business as usual, like the large crowd almost filling the 3,000 seats in the gymnasium, while others, including an original composition on a ukulele by the class salutatorian, gave the ceremony a Miles City flavor. Guest...
  • LAUREL — There were no individual or team titles for Custer County District High School, but several of the nine Cowboys and 22 Cowgirls combined for several placings in the 2017 State Class A Track Meet Thursday through Saturday at Laurel High School. Leading the boys qualifiers was Tyler Burk. He had the highest individual CCDHS finish,...
  • SIDNEY — Fergus County High School of Lewiston ended the best-ever season for the Custer County District High School girls softball team. The Cowgirls, qualifying for the fourth straight year, went 1-2 in the 2017 State Class A Softball Tournament, losing 5-2 to Fergus County on Friday afternoon in a game that featured strong pitching by...