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06/24/2016 - 2:23pm
Custer County Commissioner Jason Strouf said seeing a site in person is different than just looking at it on maps and through photos, which is why members of the Army Corps of Engineers made a visit to Miles City to walk along the riverbanks and see where levees would go. Ten members of the corps and Becky Bey and Carl Jackson from KLJ Engineering, who has been working with the city on the...
Thu, 06/23/2016 - 2:39pm
On Saturday, June 25, members of the Miles City Garden Club will offer their biennial Yard and Garden Tour for the public. Hours for the tour are 1 to 4 p.m. There will be no tour in July. Saturday’s tour will begin with registration at 12:30 p.m. at Ravishing & Rugged, 1720 Main St. Each
Thu, 06/23/2016 - 2:37pm
Miles Community College announced Wednesday afternoon that they ordered the building for the Ag Advancement Center, which will house the agriculture and equine programs. The building cost roughly $521,000. MCC will know the final cost in July with delivery of the building set for August 15. 
Wed, 06/22/2016 - 2:26pm
On Friday and Saturday the first Sunday Creek Sheepdog Trial will be held outside of Miles City. The excitement begins at 6:30 a.m. on Friday and 7 a.m. on Saturday. Each day will run until the mid-afternoon.  The event will be held approximately six miles from Miles City: take Highway 59
Tue, 06/21/2016 - 2:44pm
Three bids were opened for the construction of wastewater plant upgrade Phase 2 at the June 12 meeting. Phase 2 deals with the ultraviolet disinfection of water going back to the Yellowstone River, biosolids handlling process and a septic receiving station. The bids had a base price and an
Mon, 06/20/2016 - 2:12pm
Today, having a big wedding is considered the norm.  Some people even send “save the date” announcements out months before the invitations to make sure they get maximum attendance.  While many people think huge weddings are traditional, they really aren’t, unless you
Fri, 06/17/2016 - 2:17pm
When Jim Sipes was a young man, he decided to try some adventure, so he signed on to the Far West, a steamship going up the Yellowstone River back in the summer of 1876.  He was fishing off the prow of the docked boat one hot afternoon in late June when someone came riding over the hill. That
Thu, 06/16/2016 - 2:24pm
Custer County Commissioners have made repairing the deck of the Tusler Bridge a top priority but the earliest repairs can be made is 2020. Approval of the funding cannot take place before the 2019 Legislature.   “We hope the day doesn’t come when we have to shut it down for
Wed, 06/15/2016 - 3:18pm
Lauren Scofiled, 22, a biochemistry major at Carroll College who plans to become a doctor, got a boost in her goals with a $5,000 scholarship by winning the Miss Montana 2016 Scholarship Pageant in Glendive on Saturday.  Scofield, who was representing her home town of Havre, is the daughter of
Wed, 06/15/2016 - 3:15pm
The idea of an annual day specifically celebrating the Flag of the United States of America was thought to have originated in 1885. A schoolteacher, B.J. Cigrand, made arrangements for students in Fredonia, Wisconsin to observe a “Flag Birthday” or “Flag Day” on June 14 (the