Custer County, MT

Custer County,

Ashland Man Killed in Multi-Vehicle Crash

CUSTER COUNTY, Mont. (NMB) – A 63-year-old Ashland man was killed in a multi-vehicle crash early Wednesday morning after allegedly driving under the influence and in the wrong direction on I-94 in Custer County. The Montana Highway Patrol reports the crash occurred at 12:20 AM at mile marker 160 of...
Miles City, MTBillings Gazette

Randy Robinson to coach girls basketball at Miles City

MILES CITY — Veteran coach Randy Robinson has been hired to lead the girls basketball program at Custer County District High School in Miles City. The news was announced in a press release on Tuesday morning. Robinson succeeds Abbie Reynolds, who resigned in March. Robinson has coached basketball since 2010,...
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Custer County,

Woman Killed in Custer County Crash

CUSTER COUNTY, Mont. (NMB) – A 71-year-old Ismay woman was killed in a single-vehicle crash in Custer County on Monday afternoon. The Montana Highway Patrol says the crash occurred at 4:50 PM on Knowlton road when a Ford Ranger went off the right side of the road and overturned into the ditch. The driver was ejected and died on scene.
Custer County, MTMiles City Star

Spring Lawn and Garden Management

Springtime is great time to plan maintenance for our lawn though the summer months. There are some basic practices to consider implementing to create a vigorous healthy lawn with the least amount of input. Planning at this stage should include consideration of fertilization needs, mowing practices, watering strategy, turf maintenance and weed, insect and disease control.
Miles City, MTKULR8

Home heavily damaged in fire on Alice Street in Miles City

MILES CITY - Miles City Fire Rescue and Custer County Fire were dispatched at 3:02 pm Wednesday for a structure fire on Alice Street. When first responders arrived on the scene they saw heavy fire exiting a single-family home. Aggressive interior attacks were made by firefighters which brought the fire...
Miles City,

Miles City mobile home fire under investigation

MILES CITY, Mont. - Miles City Fire Rescue (MCFR) responded to a mobile home fire at 22 N. Montana Ave. at 6:15 a.m. Monday. Custer County Fire assisted with controlling the blaze. There are no reported injuries, however, the structure is reported to be a total loss. The cause of...
Custer County, MTMiles City Star

Play On

Sam Layton, a junior at Custer County District High School, raises spirits as part of the CCDHS pep band during the Cowboys basketball game vs. Sidney Eagles on Tuesday night. A full game story can be seen on page 7 of today’s Miles City Star. The Cowboys will be home again on Friday against Dawson County High School at 7 p.m. STAR PHOTO/Sharon Moore.
Columbia Falls, MTHungry Horse News

Speech takes third at Custer County meet

The Columbia Falls speech and debate team took third in the virtual Custer County meet Jan. 8. The team was without its top two speakers who won’t be back until the divisional tourney, said coach Blake Ladenburg. Whitefish won the meet with 138 points, Frenchtown was second with 118 and...

A Montana Lawman Rides Off: Sheriff Tony Harbaugh

After 40-plus years keeping the peace in eastern Montana, Custer County Sheriff Tony Harbaugh is turning in the shield. Can you imagine the changes this public servant has seen in 40+ years in law enforcement? Listen to the podcast to hear Sheriff Harbaugh talk about his time under long-time Sheriff Bill Damm, some well-known Montana cases, thoughts on the “defund the police” movement, some memorable moments as a participant in a presidential inaugural parade, and, naturally, a story or two from the world famous Bucking Horse Sale.