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05/21/2015 - 2:11pm
  Graduates in the Custer County District High School Class of 2015 will receive their diplomas on Sunday afternoon, May 24, during Commencement in the CCDHS gymnasium. The graduation program will begin at 2 p.m. The CCDHS Band, directed by Joe Sutton, will play the processional at the beginning of the program and the recessional at the end. The band also will perform two songs during the...
Thu, 05/14/2015 - 5:26pm
  In 1951, when the current Miles City Sales yards were brand new, Les Boe and his son-in-law, Bob Pauley, were off on a trip to buy some steers. When they arrived to buy the steers, the owner also had some unbroken horses he wanted to sell. Since Les Boe was willing to buy and sell anything
Thu, 05/14/2015 - 5:24pm
  Bucking Horse Sale and country music fans will get a chance to be entertained on Thursday night when the annual Bucking Horse Sale concert goes off at the Eastern Montana Fairgrounds. Three groups are slated to perform at the show that begins at 6 p.m. The Copper Mountain Band will get
Thu, 05/14/2015 - 5:21pm
  The street dance during the Miles City Bucking Horse Sale is always a popular draw for visitors and residents, young and old alike, and this year’s lineup won’t disappoint. Main Street will be closed from Fifth to Eighth streets at 6 p.m. until 2 a.m. starting Thursday and
Tue, 05/12/2015 - 2:09pm
  The 2015 Montana Legislative session reached its end in late April, and local legislators said there were positives and negatives to be taken from it. “I’ve heard it said that compromise is when you have a deal where nobody is completely satisfied, but everybody can
Tue, 05/12/2015 - 2:07pm
  Ward 3 Councilman John Hollowell filed for mayor in the city election. Filing began May 4 and closes July 2.  Hollowell is the only person who has filed for any office so far. The city treasurer and one council seat from each city ward also are up for election. All the offices are for
Mon, 05/11/2015 - 3:30pm
  Hogan Family Dental was recently recognized by the Montana Dental Association for its commitment to providing many opportunities for youths in Southeastern Montana to receive charitable dental care, and for its dental outreach efforts in area schools. The amount of donated services
Mon, 05/11/2015 - 3:14pm
  In 1962, the Bucking Horse Sale was only a decade old, and the formula of events was far from set. For starters, it was scheduled to take place on May 26 and 27, a Saturday and Sunday, later in the month than the current third weekend in May. On Friday, before the official beginning of the
Mon, 05/11/2015 - 3:12pm
The Miles City Police Department is moving its offices from a building on the Veterans Affairs campus to the first floor of the main VA building. Officers are so pleased with the new location and it’s single floor design that they volunteered to speed the process of moving by doing most of
Mon, 05/11/2015 - 3:07pm
  Wayne Hirsch, a businessman in Billings who began his post-secondary education at Miles Community College, has been named the 2014-2015 MCC Distinguished Alumni recipient. Born and raised on a ranch outside of Miles City, Hirsch, currently serving as President  of the Mountain States