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02/21/2017 - 3:35pm
Wally Badgett, Miles City artist and cartoonist, was one of the authors and publishers honored at the 13th Annual Will Rogers Medallion Award Banquet hosted in Fort Worth, Texas in October. He may be better known locally as “MC Tin Star” for his “Cowboyin’ With Earl” series. Badgett won the first place award in “Western Humor — Graphics and Illustration...
Tue, 02/21/2017 - 3:34pm
Miles City Council members have varied ideas for a new policy outlining the process to fill a council vacancy, but they all agree that a policy is needed. The discussion was held at the council’s Feb. 14 meeting in City Hall. When a council member leaves mid-term, the council accepts letters
Mon, 02/20/2017 - 2:15pm
February is Heart Health Month, perfect timing for Holy Rosary Healthcare (HRH) to throw its annual Heart to Heart Luncheon this past Wednesday at the Miles City Town and Country Club. The event attracted about 50 community members who learned how to take care of their hearts and live healthy. The
Fri, 02/17/2017 - 3:29pm
Tongue River Winery of Miles City is only three acres in size but with that tiny amount of space, Bob and Marilyn Thaden and their son Josh have created award-winning wines including their latest prizes from the North Dakota Wine and Grape Conference. Tongue River won awards for “Warm Front
Fri, 02/17/2017 - 3:28pm
Tongue River Winery of Miles City is only three acres in size but with that tiny amount of space, Bob and Marilyn Thaden and their son Josh have created award-winning wines including their latest prizes from the North Dakota Wine and Grape Conference. Tongue River won awards for “Warm Front
Fri, 02/17/2017 - 3:27pm
“Methamphetamine and other illegal drugs are clouding the Big Sky state and it’s imperative we redouble our efforts to address the problem,” said State Sen. Eric Moore, R-Miles City, in a press release. Which is why he is working with Senator Diane Sands, D-Missoula, and has
Fri, 02/17/2017 - 3:26pm
Members of the Custer County Water and Sewer District Board spoke out against an ordinance that would require property owners’ consent to annexation into the city as a condition of receiving water and/or sewer service. The comments were made before the Miles City Council passed the first
Fri, 02/17/2017 - 3:24pm
In 1967, almost every state had a sales tax. There are a few hold-outs: Oregon, Alaska, Minnesota, New Hampshire, Vermont, Delaware and Montana.  All of the states had additional “penny” taxes, with a few pennies charged for every gallon of gasoline sold or a few more cents per
Thu, 02/16/2017 - 3:27pm
The T-Rex Lounge in Bedrock is the center of some very serious undertakings as the audience will discover when the Barn Players, Inc. present “Bedlam in Bedrock” on Friday and Saturday. Performances will occur during the amateur theater troupe’s sixth annual fundraising mystery
Thu, 02/16/2017 - 3:26pm
A combination of distracted driving, an unlit road and black clothing were all factors in a Tuesday night accident when a driver hit a pedestrian, according to Montana Highway Patrol Trooper Scott McDermott. The accident occurred on North Haynes Avenue between Main Street and Leighton Boulevard.