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10/20/2016 - 2:09pm
Custer County Commissioners are asking taxpayers to wait until new corrected property tax statements are mailed before paying because the original amounts billed were too high.  The original statements were sent out in mid October. The corrected ones will be sent out before the end of October. There are 8,000 tax statements. Anyone who paid their taxes before getting the corrected statement...
Thu, 10/13/2016 - 2:29pm
Following the advice of legal counsel, the Rosebud School District #12 Board of Trustees voted 3-1 Monday to secure the services of an outside investigator to look into a policy 5015 complaint filed against Rosebud School Superintendent Mike Silverman. Rosebud School District Personnel policy 5015
Thu, 10/13/2016 - 2:23pm
The fall enrollment count for grades K-12 is down from this time last year which could affect the future budget.  The enrollment numbers released at Tuesday’s meeting of the Miles City Unified Board of Trustees do not include the pre-school enrollment.  The decrease is due to the
Wed, 10/12/2016 - 2:12pm
Men and women volunteers are needed at the Custer County Fire Department to enhance safety and to give some current volunteers breaks when there are a high number of calls. There are no physical requirements because there are many roles to fill, from firefighters to helping with traffic control and
Wed, 10/12/2016 - 2:11pm
As with most construction projects, costs tend to go up, not down. Same goes for the study that needs to be done before final plans can be drawn up for the Tongue River portion of the flood control system planned for Miles City. At a meeting of the finance committee of the Miles City Council on
Wed, 10/12/2016 - 8:30am
On Friday afternoon motivational humorist Amy Dee took center stage in the Custer County District High School auditorium to spread laughs and wisdom to the high school students. Dee is a keynote speaker based in Mitchell, South Dakota, who has more than 20 years of experience as a professional
Wed, 10/12/2016 - 8:28am
The leaves are turning, the air is cooler, and it is time to get a flu shot. According to the federal Centers for Disease Control, “flu season” started Oct. 1. North Dakota has already had a confirmed case of influenza so it is time to get vaccinated. Cindia Miller at OneHealth reports
Mon, 10/10/2016 - 2:00pm
The planned Broadus interchange roundabouts off Interstate 94 in Miles City are slowly becoming more of a reality with the help of the City of Miles Leadership class. Each year the leadership class is given a project and this year it’s working with the Montana Department of Transportation (
Mon, 10/10/2016 - 1:58pm
City of Miles City Water and Sewer Department customers can now sign up for email billing for their utility bills, to eliminate a paper bill — a convenience for customers and a savings to the city. Every account that enrolls in the email billing option saves the city 39 cents in postage alone
Mon, 10/10/2016 - 11:24am
Businesses are reporting they are being contacted by telephone by people selling ad space for the Custer County District High School winter sports calendars.  CCDHS Athletic Director Mike Ryan said they are not associated with the school. “They are not affiliated with us at all,”