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07/28/2014 - 1:41pm
Sandra Barclay describes herself as “extremely happy and excited” as she opened 9th Street Nutrition and Specialities Monday morning in the store that was the Kafe Utza coffee shop at 19 S. Ninth St. Barclay has put her own stamp on the decor and added smoothies and a lunch time salad bar in addition to coffee and pastry. The salad bar will include tossed salads, up to three side...
Fri, 07/25/2014 - 5:22pm
  Frank Wiley Field is back to fueling planes after just a few days of losing the service due to having no employees. Thursday night Custer County Commissioner Vicki Hamilton said Sam Brownfield was talked into returning as airport director and will stay to fuel planes and handle other duties
Fri, 07/25/2014 - 5:22pm
  Frank Wiley Field is back to fueling planes after just a few days of losing the service due to having no employees. Thursday night Custer County Commissioner Vicki Hamilton said Sam Brownfield was talked into returning as airport director and will stay to fuel planes and handle other duties
Fri, 07/25/2014 - 5:21pm
  “Build a better mousetrap, and the world will beat a path to your door.” The above quote, attributed to Ralph Waldo Emerson in the late 19th century, has long been a metaphor relating to the power of innovation and invention. Now, the Montana Technology Innovation Partnership
Thu, 07/24/2014 - 4:07pm
  A 27-year-old Miles City man was killed early Thursday morning in a one-vehicle accident near Worden, northwest of Billings. According to the Montana Highway Patrol, the crash occurred at 2:20 a.m. in Yellowstone County. Alcohol was a factor. Speed and road conditions were not. The man was
Thu, 07/24/2014 - 4:06pm
  Butch Krutzfeldt went to South Africa to photograph wild animals and research game farm management. He did that, but he also wound up in the middle of a manhunt for rhino poachers. Butch was accompanying his brother, John, on a big game hunt, but when their guide spotted some poachers on her
Thu, 07/24/2014 - 4:03pm
  In early June, Montana ranchers John and William “Butch” Krutzfeldt of Miles City were in South Africa’s bush country. John was hunting and Butch was cameraman. They were lost all the time, but fortunately they had the services of a great professional hunter named Elmarie
Wed, 07/23/2014 - 3:29pm
  The Miles City Town and Country Club was the site of an alien invasion Saturday evening, and the 75 brave souls who purchased tickets for the occasion couldn’t have enjoyed it more. The Barn Players and KATL Radio presented the radio play “The War of the Worlds” Saturday,
Wed, 07/23/2014 - 3:24pm
  After searching for any other solution, the Miles City Airport Commission members reluctantly voted to surrender Frank Wiley Field’s 139 Federal Aviation Administration Certificate Tuesday afternoon, since they do not have an airport manager. Their reluctance is based on the
Tue, 07/22/2014 - 5:35pm
  Frank Wiley Field is without an airport manager as of Friday, so there are some restrictions in its use but it remains open.  Since there is no one available to fuel the planes, those planes that can use  the self-fueling pump can continue to use the airport, but those who need