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05/24/2017 - 2:28pm
The City Council made it clear that it approves the work exhibited by the current Miles City building inspector for the past decade. In a unanimous vote Tuesday the Council approved a resolution to maintain its contract with Dennis Hirsch for building inspection services for fiscal year 2017-18. Ward 2 Council member John Uden said it would be a “benefit to the city” to keep Hirsch at...
Wed, 05/17/2017 - 1:33pm
If you enjoy watching eagles at Riverside Park in Miles City, here’s some good news for you. It apparently could be a pair of bald eagles that nested there before or it could be their offspring that are building a new nest there now. Dean Hanvold of Technologies Plus shared news of the eagle
Tue, 05/16/2017 - 1:50pm
Have you gotten disgruntled with your cell phone service when in remote areas of Montana?  If so, Michael Monaghan, a 1993 graduate of Custer County District High School (CCDHS) in Miles City, has a device for you. It’s a feature of Beartooth Radio, Inc. that Monaghan, the founder and
Mon, 05/15/2017 - 1:38pm
Eight people were taken to Holy Rosary Healthcare (HRH) on Saturday following a crash 25 miles south of Miles City on Highway 59. According to a press release from Miles City Fire and Rescue, the SUV rolled down a 50-to-60-foot embankment around 7 p.m. One of the patients was trapped in the SUV,
Mon, 05/15/2017 - 1:37pm
Want to schedule a fun event on Mother’s Day, one that will bring people to town? The suggestion here would be horse racing. After all, Sunday’s nine-race program attracted an estimated 2,750 people to the Eastern Montana Fairgrounds in Miles City. “It was a good day, a good crowd
Fri, 05/12/2017 - 2:51pm
It won’t resemble the Kentucky Derby, which was run May 6 in Lexington, but there will be considerable excitement during horse races on three days at the Eastern Montana Fairgrounds in Miles City. An eight-race card of both thoroughbreds and quarter horses is scheduled Sunday starting at 1 p.
Fri, 05/12/2017 - 2:50pm
Rolling Rubber Point S merged its two locations into one at 2712 S. Haynes Ave. on Apr. 3 and Carol and J.R. Bean have been pleased with how smoothly the transition went. They will continue to own the downtown location to use as a warehouse. “So it’ll still be a nice looking store,
Thu, 05/11/2017 - 1:55pm
Although the schedule of events is lengthy starting Friday, May 19 for the 67th annual Bucking Horse Sale (BHS) in Miles City, Rick Flotkoetter is promising a great musical concert the night before. Flotkoetter and the BHS are co-sponsors of a show featuring two well-known singers — Phil
Thu, 05/11/2017 - 1:54pm
During Tuesday’s meeting of the Miles City Unified Board of Trustees the failure of the elementary school district’s proposed operational levy was discussed. The election had a low turnout of 18 percent with 486 voting for the levy and 549 voting against. “We lost actually a