For the Record, Feb. 21, 2017

Havre Police Department Joshua James Fredrick Nimmick of Havre, 39, was arrested on a charge of criminal contempt related to a 24/7 Sobriety Program violation Monday at 7:50 a.m. —— Officers assisted a citizen who stopped by the police station...

Fundraiser set for students' Florida science trip

A Havre Middle School science teacher is taking 47 students on a science trip to Florida in June, where, among the activities scheduled, they are to disect a shark and snorkel with manatees. “It’s a life-changing experience,” Danielle Parsons...

Karla Gray, Montana's first female chief justice, dies at 69

GREAT FALLS (AP) — Karla Gray, the first female chief justice of the Montana Supreme Court, has died of cancer. She was 69. Gray’s husband, Myron Currie, said Gray died Sunday at St. Peter’s Hospital in Helena. Gov. Steve Bullock ordered...

Bearly Square holding RARE Bear event

A Havre quilting supply store is looking for volunteers to make teddy bears Saturday for children afflicted with rare diseases. “It’s a day of community service, but you are doing it on a bigger scale for a bigger organization,” said Wendy...

Obituary: Frances (Danell) Steckel

Frances (Danell) Steckel, age 74, passed away in Havre Feb. 15, 2017, following an extended illness. Frances was born to Art and Eleanor Danell and raised in Havre with her younger brother, John.   ...

Obituary: Ray Hanel Jr.

Ray Hanel Jr. of Great Falls, 69, peacefully passed away at Peace Hospice Sunday, Feb. 5, 2017. Cremation has been entrusted to Croxford Funeral Home. Ray was born in Glasgow, Montana, to Ray and...

Tourney Time: District 9C girls squads ready for Northern C

Eight teams just got done duking it out at the District 9C girls tournament last week inside the HHS gymnasium. Now, three of them are getting right back at it. Box Elder, Fort Benton and North Star...

Stars rise to the District 1B title

While the District 9C tournament may have been the local focus, other hoops teams from along the Hi-Line took part in postseason tournaments this past weekend with Rocky Boy and Harlem taking part in ...

George Ferguson Column: District 9C tourney was once again, special

For many of us who are there, year-after-year, the District 9C Tournament can be a long week. Whether you’re running the tournament, keeping the stats, working the door or the concessions, whatever ...

Tourney Time: Defending champion Ponies hoping to play their way into the Eastern A

After a forgettable regular season, the Havre High boys basketball team still needs one win to get a chance at defending its Eastern A Divisional championship. And after finishing 2-6 in the Central ...

Rocky Boy girls moving on

The Rocky Boy Morning Stars are headed back to the Northern B Divisional Tournament. After falling in the semifinals of the District 1B last Friday, Rocky Boy won back-to-back games to place an...

Urge legislators to support mail ballot in special election

A highlight this week during session was visiting with administration and staff from Montana State University-Northern and Montana State University in Bozeman. We were presented with their past accomplishments, future goals, and building ideas. A...

Community Events Calendar

Tuesday, Feb. 21 MSU-Northern Chancellor’s Lecture Series, Smithsonian Institute's traveling exhibit “IndiVisible: African-Native American Lives,” with speaker Yvonne Tiger, 7:30 p.m., Vande Bogart Library. Free and open to the public....