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10/24/2014 - 5:53pm
  Monday, October 20  through Thursday, October 30 Decorate a pink pumpkin and take it to oneHealth on the third floor of the Veterans Affairs Building, 210 S. Winchester Ave. The public will vote on their favorite Pink Pumpkin. Prizes will be given for first, second and third places. WInners will be announced at the oneHealth Halloween Party on Friday, October 31. Call 874-8711 for...
Fri, 10/24/2014 - 5:48pm
  With the need for quality health care consistently on the rise, Miles Community College has always taken pride in programs it offers. Now, thanks to a $637,940 grant from the U.S. Department of Labor, MCC can continue to entice possible students searching for a foot in the door in the health
Fri, 10/24/2014 - 5:48pm
  Working in a family business for many years is not always easy, says Steve Muggli, Democratic candidate for House District 38, but “you learn to listen to people and work together.” Muggli feels that qualifies him for working in the Legislature. A Miles City native, married with
Fri, 10/24/2014 - 5:46pm
  Kenneth Holmlund figured he had the skill set to be in the state Legislature because, as he says, “I like to speak in front of people and think on my feet.” The idea of running for office remained in the back of his mind, until Jim Lucas asked him to two years ago. He discussed
Thu, 10/23/2014 - 4:27pm
  Tonight several student athletes from the Miles Community College men’s and women’s basketball programs and men’s baseball programs will be going door to door in the community between 6:30 and 8 p.m., trick-or-treating for canned goods or non-perishable food items for
Thu, 10/23/2014 - 4:25pm
  Pleasantries has been a fixture on Main Street for 22 years, but Ronda and Dave Worlie have decided it’s time for a change. Ronda said they’ve lost a couple friends and family members this year, which made them realize that “today is the ‘someday’ we always
Wed, 10/22/2014 - 3:18pm
Rusty May is a student counselor from California who specializes in helping teachers and students build better relationships that help them make the classroom a better place for learning.  He shared his tools to help do that with local elementary students on Tuesday, speaking at Custer
Wed, 10/22/2014 - 2:53pm
  Incumbent District 2 County Commissioner Keith Holmlund grew up north of Angela, attending a one-room country school before graduating from Custer County High School. He and his wife, Margie, live in the Yellowstone Valley, raising sheep and hay and four daughters. His daughter and their
Wed, 10/22/2014 - 2:51pm
  Bill Ellis, current planner and flood plain administrator for Custer County, is running for the position of County Commissioner for District 2. This is his first time seeking elected office. He decided to run, he said, “To affect change in the county and to start working with the City
Wed, 10/22/2014 - 2:45pm
  EDITOR’S NOTE: The two candidate profiles presented here are part of our ongoing election coverage. See the Star each day for more profiles.