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07/26/2016 - 11:32am
Randy Gough of Bighorn was the grand prize winner of the third annual Dutch Oven Cook-Off held Sunday, July 24, at the Range Riders Museum. The event is a fundraiser for the museum. Other winners in the cook-off’s various categories were:  Main Dish — Gough, cooking a pork butt, first place; Patrick Merrill of Miles City, pork lasagna, second; and Merrill, lamb lasagna, third....
Fri, 07/22/2016 - 2:17pm
The Miles City Council unanimously approved the use of city property for a proposed police and fire training facility on July 12. The joint training facility would have a driving area, firing range, classrooms and a parking lot and would be located on 41 of 75 acres behind Brush Trucking, near the
Fri, 07/22/2016 - 1:38pm
While most people only think about the U. S. Census Bureau every decade, the Census Bureau is thinking about us all the time. Dianna Sanders, a field representative of the Census Bureau’s regional office in Denver, knows that because she is one of several census workers in southeastern
Wed, 07/20/2016 - 2:50pm
Veterans left Montana with the feeling of beings rested and appreciated after the second annual Montana Warriors on the Water (MWOTW) week-long fishing trip. The trip concluded Saturday night with a fundraising concert. Sixteen veterans took part in the dream vacation in Miles City and Fort Peck
Tue, 07/19/2016 - 2:27pm
H. B. Wiley was born in Cambridge, Mass. and worked his way out to Montana during his youth, having adventures as he followed the frontier.  He  arrived in Miles City in 1884 and settled down to prosper.  He became a banker, built a house at 1011 Pleasant St., which was described at
Mon, 07/18/2016 - 2:24pm
A Sunday night house fire at 1018 Knight Street claimed one life. The cause of the fire has yet to be determined. The fire killed the resident, Dale Bennett, 65, according to Custer County Coroner Tony Harbaugh. Services for Bennett are pending at Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home.  The fire was
Fri, 07/15/2016 - 1:59pm
It’s not really about large, single-horned African land animals. Brandon Janshen of Stevenson Design and current president of Milestown Community Improvement Incorporated recently explained the unusual nickname for the new bandshell the group is having constructed in Riverside Park.  The
Thu, 07/14/2016 - 2:46pm
Relay For Life will be celebrating its 21st anniversary in Miles City this year, starting with the annual Survivor Dinner on Friday, the Sister Ruth Luminaria Day Saturday and  the “Paint The Town Purple” event. The main event is a campout in August where walkers (and a few runners
Wed, 07/13/2016 - 2:24pm
While adopting the last of the policy changes for the upcoming school year, the Miles City Unified Board of Trustees decided not to adopt the section on the School Resource Officer (SRO). The previous SRO Sgt. Barney Murnin has stepped down from the position and the department.  According to