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11/21/2014 - 5:37pm
  Shop & Dine, the season’s largest shopping, dining and charity event in the area promoting a “buy local, support local businesses” message, will be Saturday, Nov. 22. “In a nutshell, 50-plus local businesses are involved in this event,” said Jacki Muri, Certified Fund Raising Executive, CGPA, MSL, and Holy Rosary Healthcare Foundation executive director....
Fri, 11/21/2014 - 5:36pm
  Miles Community College’s Heavy Equipment Program students got a good introduction of what’s it like to work in frigid temperatures this week. Three students were on the Spotted Eagle site Thursday putting their learning into action by smoothing the area around the latest new
Thu, 11/20/2014 - 2:34pm
  November’s meeting of the Miles City Area Economic Development Council’s Board was an informative one, with updates given on a variety of projects the MCAEDC is finally seeing come to fruition. Following a brief summary by Board Vice President Tyler Chapmon of a proposed strategy
Thu, 11/20/2014 - 11:46am
  For the second time this fall, Miles Community College’s Ag Advancement Center project is the beneficiary of a substantial donation, this time by a familiar entity. The Bucking Horse Sale Board of Governors, at a meeting in October, voted to pledge $100,000 to the Ag Advancement Center
Thu, 11/20/2014 - 11:44am
On Friday and Saturday Ravishing & Rugged will have their grand opening and an early Black Friday sale at their new location at 1720 Main St. Pleasantries closed in late October, and the Ravishing & Rugged crew quickly moved in and had a quiet opening on Nov. 5.  Owners Terri
Mon, 11/17/2014 - 2:32pm
  On November 3, 1914, the men of Montana who were registered to vote decided that women should also be allowed that privilege. By a majority of 53 to 47, Montana women won the vote. Not every county voted in favor of the ladies, but Custer County did by a solid majority. And the county was
Sat, 11/15/2014 - 2:35pm
  Holy Rosary Healthcare recently finished the first phase of a major remodel for its Residential Living unit, hosting an open house Thursday so the public could view the changes. Among the featured upgrades is a drive-to-the-door, canopy-covered entrance to Residential Living, an inviting
Sat, 11/15/2014 - 2:23pm
The Miles City Council struggled with, and ultimately was divided on, an issue of writing off a $628 ambulance bill at Wednesday’s council meeting.  Councilman Mark Ahner said in the 11 years he was on the finance committee, an ambulance write-off was never approved because it would set
Thu, 11/13/2014 - 2:12pm
Tuesday’s monthly meeting of the Miles City Unified Board of Trustees was short and to the point, with much of the conversation centering on the date for Custer County District High School’s graduation in May. Initially, administrators had recommended Sunday, May 24 as the date for the
Wed, 11/12/2014 - 2:08pm
  The monthly meeting of the Miles Community College Board of Trustees covered quite a bit of ground, as updates were given on a variety of projects, culminating in a tour of the campus for board members. Workforce partnerships and training as well as enrollment numbers were discussed at