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06/28/2016 - 2:05pm
The Moorehead/Dickinson road access to South Haynes Avenue is slowly moving forward with the hopes of the road being open by spring 2017. According to MCC President Stacy Klippenstein he attended numerous meetings regarding the road extension and was recently informed that First Interstate Bank has everything ready to go. First Interstate Bank is hoping to begin the project this summer with the...
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
Wed, 06/15/2016 - 3:13pm
Two tornadoes hit the city of Baker hard over the weekend, causing severe damage. Fortunately, no one was killed and there was only one serious injury.  According to the National Weather Service the tornado was rated as an ‘EF-3’. An EF-3 tornado is described as causing severe
Wed, 06/15/2016 - 3:06pm
The beginning of this month the SouthEastern Montana Development Corporation (SEMDC) met for the first time in Miles City.  SEMDC is a non-profit that was formed in 1997 and until now have never held a board meeting outside of Colstrip.  According Executive Director Jim Atchison the
Wed, 06/15/2016 - 3:00pm
The third annual Miles City Cowtown Cook-off will be Friday and Saturday, June 17-18, in Riverside Park. This is a Kansas City Barbeque Society-sanctioned event. It also is a fundraiser for the Custer County Community Table (Miles City Soup Kitchen). Proceeds from the cook-off will go to the Miles
Wed, 06/15/2016 - 2:57pm
David James Dey, 22, of Miles City was sentenced June 6 in 16th Judicial District Court to 25 years in prison with 15 years suspended, plus credit for the nearly eight months he’s been in jail, for having sex with a minor. According to court documents, Dey was originally charged with five