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04/17/2014 - 2:48pm
  The young men who came west in the 1870s and 1880s were, by the late 1930s, elderly and passing away at an alarming rate. This is why the survivors of the “free range” era got together in Miles City in 1939 to hold a “Range Riders Reunion” that evolved into the Range Riders Museum, now celebrating its 75th year. Among those was one particularly “colorful...
Wed, 04/16/2014 - 2:00pm
     With positive changes continuing to happen at Miles Community College, the public will be able to see for themselves how the school is making impressive strides in the right direction. MCC is hosting an Open House at 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, April 22. The festivities will open with a
Tue, 04/15/2014 - 3:27pm
  The Miles City Council voted 6-2 to increase ambulance rates last week. Ordinance No. 1265 will now go to the Finance Committee before it comes before the council a second time. Council members Jerry Partridge and Roxanna Brush voted against the ordinance when it came up on April 8. The
Mon, 04/14/2014 - 2:19pm
  Last week the Miles City Council’s Human Resource Committee denied a grievance filed by two employees two years ago over a wage study, which froze their wages. “We will not treat these positions differently than we have the other positions in the study, so your request at this
Mon, 04/14/2014 - 2:17pm
  Miles Citians have been watching the eagles nest on West Main Street from below ever since it was built, about seven years ago, but now they can get a much better look from above the nest with the Miles City Eagle Cam.  And the footage can be shared with the world, through a live stream
Mon, 04/14/2014 - 2:15pm
  Tuesday’s monthly meeting of the Miles City Unified Board of Trustees was a bit more crowded than usual, as parents and students alike turned out to address concerns with Custer County District High School’s boys’ basketball program. Thirty-eight members of the community,
Thu, 04/10/2014 - 9:15am
  Miles City’s Head Start program held an open house this week to let people come into the classroom and view some new technology the students and teachers are enjoying. The open house celebrated the Week of the Young Child. It featured activities, a soup competition, bake sale, prizes
Thu, 04/10/2014 - 9:14am
  Kids who participate in the Miles City Developmental Educational Assistance Program’s summer activities will see their vacation begin a little early this weekend as part of Global Youth Service Day. “Global Youth Service Day, April 11-13, is the world’s largest service
Tue, 04/08/2014 - 4:04pm
  On Monday, Custer County completed financing for the $7,500,000 in bonds that will finance the Detention Center project, which will include construction of a new detention center to replace the historic but severely sub-standard 1906 jail and remodeling of the 1980s-era, below-ground
Tue, 04/08/2014 - 4:03pm
  When students return to Custer County District High School to begin the 2014-2015 school year, it will be with a different principal at the helm. Jamie Ogolin, who became principal of CCDHS in 2004, tendered his resignation last week. Superintendent Keith Campbell said he was surprised by