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12/05/2016 - 3:25pm
Earl Clark, 84, of Miles City died after a westbound BNSF train hit the Chevrolet pickup truck he was driving on the tracks northeast of the Leighton Boulevard crossing late Friday night. The accident was reported at 10:49 p.m. Friday, according to Miles City Fire and Rescue. Kathleen Cain and her husband Steven were home when they heard an engine racing and a driver trying to get his vehicle off...
Fri, 12/02/2016 - 3:05pm
The front page of the Miles City Daily Star on Wednesday, Nov. 8, 1916, carried large engravings of two distinguished men and the announcement in large type across the top: NEW YORK PAPER ALL CONCEDE IT’S HUGHES. President Charles Evans Hughes was elected in November of 1916. Or so some folks
Fri, 12/02/2016 - 3:02pm
At Thursday’s meeting of the Miles City Area Economic Development Council (MCAEDC) an update on the west end beautification project was given. The goal is to create a non-commercial area that draws people in from Interstate 94 at the Fort Keogh exit. The west end is located west of the Tongue
Thu, 12/01/2016 - 3:30pm
Shoppers can get their first peak in the Baker’s Cupboard art gallery and restaurant during the Christmas Stroll from 5-8 p.m. on Friday in Miles City. The gallery at 1616 Main St. features original art pieces, both functional and decorative. It is owned by Bobby and Sarah Baker. During the
Thu, 12/01/2016 - 3:27pm
Vicki and Marc Leesburg are filling a void in downtown Miles City by opening Vintage and Rustics in Montana in the former Ben Franklin building at 813 Main St. The business will open for the first time on Friday during the annual Christmas Stroll. It’s an antique mall with antiques, and
Thu, 12/01/2016 - 3:25pm
The annual Christmas Stroll will kick off this year’s holiday season in Miles City on Friday evening from 5-8 p.m. around the community. The evening will be filled with many family oriented and fun activities according to Terri Newby, assistant director of the Miles City Area Chamber of
Wed, 11/30/2016 - 3:07pm
Even if you’ve placed at the Bucking Horse Sale, the Wolf Point Stampede, and various other rodeos around the circuit, nothing quite compares to bringing home the big bull riding pot at Cheyenne Frontier Days, and that’s just what Dennis “Denny” Wall did in the summer of
Wed, 11/30/2016 - 3:04pm
The Miles Community College Board of Trustees received an update on the armory project Monday. The pre-bid walk-through has been scheduled for Dec. 14 while the bids will be opened Dec. 21.  According to Chad Sutter of Stevenson Design of Miles City, the walkthrough is to give contractors who
Tue, 11/29/2016 - 2:52pm
It was a warm night in August of 1992. Denton Field in Miles City was lit by a full moon and television lights; the field was packed with spectators gathered to see the boxing match of a lifetime — Montana’s Todd “Kid” Foster versus “Jazzy” Jeff Mayweather. Many
Fri, 11/25/2016 - 3:23pm
Consistency is the key to making good beer and Miles City’s brewery has got that down with one of the top brewmasters in the world and a high-tech brewing system.  Tilt Würks Brewhouse and Casino at 420 Pacific Ave. opened in August and is producing eight styles of beers.  As