HELENA, Mont. (AP) — More than five years after a former supervisor at a Montana juvenile detention facility was fired, a jury awarded him $182,000 in damages in a wrongful termination case.
The Department of Corrections said Bill Marsh was fired from the Pine Hills Correctional Facility in Miles City in August 2016 for allowing an employee who was on administrative leave inside the secure facility.
HELENA, Mont. (AP) — The Montana Supreme Court has reversed a Miles City man's conviction for attempted deliberate homicide for threatening to stab a bar owner in the heart while the defendant sat handcuffed in the back of a law enforcement vehicle.
MILES CITY, Mont. (AP) — A new Veterans Affairs clinic is opening in Miles City this week, VA officials said.
A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held on Dec. 2 at the 4,500-square-foot (418-square-meter) Miles City VA Clinic.
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — A sweltering heat wave smashed daily temperature records in Montana and Wyoming and complicated the fight to corral several large wildfires, as gusts fanned the blazes and triggered evacuations of some rural areas.
BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Billings bird conservationists have started an online petition seeking to pressure Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks to stop killing ospreys and other birds that are eating or harassing largemouth bass at the agency’s Miles City Fish Hatchery ponds...
BOZEMAN, Mont. (AP) — It sounds like a fairy tale.
A poor boy, born in tragedy and raised by his aunt and uncle on a Montana farm, would grow up to become one of America's greatest scientists, a wizard at developing vaccines, credited with saving 8 million children's lives around the world each year...
Wayne P. Peltzer died on May 23, 2017, at the age of 76. He was born to Peter and Jessie (McLeod) Peltzer on Oct. 28, 1940, in Forsyth.
Wayne married Delores Lorenzen and they were married for 55 years.
MILES CITY — Wallace Lowell Hedge, 86, of Miles City passed away January, 30, 2017. His family has chosen to celebrate his life with a graveside service Monday, May 15, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at Eastern Montana State Veterans Cemetery in Miles City.
No amount of pleading or arm-twisting could wrest 67 votes for state and local infrastructure out of the Montana House last week. The Legislature adjourned Friday after failing to muster votes needed for $43 million in borrowing for regional water projects and $80 million in facilities projects including university and K-12 buildings and a veterans nursing home.
Grazed and farmed federal land in north-central Montana proposed to be restored to native shortgrass prairie is being considered by the Bureau of Land Management for transfer to the state of Montana.
MILES CITY — Darlene South, 80, died Friday, April 7, 2017. Service at 11 a.m., April 28, at the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Miles City. Interment in the Custer County Cemetery. Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home of Miles City is in charge of the arrangements.
MILES CITY — Pierre “Pete” Mangen, 93, of Miles City, died Tuesday, April 11, 2017. Visitation at 4-6 p.m., April 18, at Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home. Services at 11 a.m., April 19, at the First Baptist Church.
Kinley Joe Tharp was born Friday March 10, 2017, in Miles City, at 25 weeks. Kinley is the first born to Kasey and Josie Tharp. She will forever be a beautiful guardian angel that put a huge imprint in our hearts.
Dean Martenson, 91, of Billings, formerly of Miles City, died Monday, Jan. 30, 2017. Visitation at 8 a.m. -12 p.m., Feb. 7, at Stevenson and Sons Funeral Home in Miles City. Services at 11 a.m., Feb.
A 92-year-old Miles City man, who will be casting one of Montana’s three electoral college votes, has come under fire for his Facebook comments against gay Montanans.
Dennis Scranton was outed Sunday by the online news site Last Best News for suggesting in a 2010 Facebook conversation that gay people should be hanged.