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 By Tim Leeds    Local    November 10, 2017

Local recycling enters a new era

One era of recycling on the Hi-Line has ended, but another has begun. Recycle Hi-Line, which five years ago started a citywide recycle drive, held for several years now on the third Saturday of each...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    October 20, 2017

PSC sets meeting on power outage

Following one of the largest power outages in the state possibly for decades, the Public Service Commission wants to know what people think of NorthWestern Energy's response to the outage and has a me...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    September 29, 2017

Hi-Line Living: East Fork Fire

Editor's note: This is the first in a two-part series on the East Fork Fire. Watch next Friday's Hi-Line Living for more on what people went through during the fire and what they are doing to recoup....

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    September 12, 2017

East Fork Fire evacuations lifted

Fire officials said this morning that work is progressing well on the East Fork Fire, one day after evacuations were lifted by the Hill County Sheriff’s Office. Theron Oats, fire management officer for the Chippewa Cree Tribe’s Forestry...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    September 8, 2017

Team transfers command at East Fork Fire

With the high-intensity fire suppression scaling down on the East Fork Fire in the Bear Paw Mountains, the top-level incident management team turned the command over to a local management team this...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    September 8, 2017

Activities to raise awareness of suicide set for next week

Activities are scheduled throughout next week in Havre to raise the awareness of suicide detection and the need for suicide prevention, including the third annual Walk for Awareness scheduled for Thursday evening. Amber Spring, one of the organizers...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    September 7, 2017

Plans for Festival Days closing in on opening day

The executive director of the Havre Area Chamber of Commerce said planning for this year’s Festival Days, which starts Friday next week, is nearly complete, and she invited people from the region to come participate in the parade Saturday, Sept....

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    September 6, 2017

MAT bringing Alice to Havreland for Death by Chocolate

The local acting troupe is once again bringing food, festivity and theatrical mystery to Havre in its annual fundraising event, Death By Chocolate. "We put a little bit of a twist to it, that's all I...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    September 6, 2017

City Council starts budget meeting

Havre City Council heard Tuesday about work to rehabilitate a city water tank, approved some requests for street closures for Festival Days and ended by opening its final budget meeting, continued to 6 tonight in City Hall. Public Works Director...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    September 1, 2017

East Fork fire pushing into Blaine County

The Emergency Operations Center for the East Fork Fire that now has burned more than 20,000 acres in the Bear Paw Mountains said in a release this morning that the fire has, once again, shifted...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    August 24, 2017

Police release details of fatal crash

Havre Police released Wednesday afternoon details of an Aug. 15 crash near Highland Cemetery in Havre that injured three people, killing one of them. The release said that at 12:24 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 15, a 2011 Chevrolet Impala was as traveling on Pa...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    August 23, 2017

Name of traffic fatality in Havre released

While Havre Police have not yet returned calls asking for details about an Aug. 15 crash in Havre that ended in the death of a man, the Hill County coroner has released the name of the fatality. Hill County Sheriff and Coroner Jamie Ross said Tuesday...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    August 21, 2017

Rocky Boy Schools get $50K Healthy Kids grant

Representatives of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Montana surprised Rocky Boy Schools Superintendent Voyd St. Pierre and members of the schools' faculty and staff when they showed up Friday during staff...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    August 18, 2017

BNSF presents Havre with heritage award

Local officials and residents were féted Thursday by BNSF Railway as the company presented Havre with an award recognizing its extensive history and connection with the railroad. Ross Lane of...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    August 8, 2017

Officials release names of crash victims

Editor's note: This story has been corrected with updated information from the Montana Highway Patrol about seatbelt use by victims of the crash. Officials have released the names of the two people who died in a fiery crash Saturday northwest of Havr...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    July 28, 2017

City still negotiating on Bullhook rehab

Nearly a year after the project started, the company with which Havre contracted to rehabilitate the Bullhook storm drainage creek under the city still hasn't finished the job, and told the company...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    June 13, 2017

China opens markets to U.S. beef

After more than a decade of refusing to take U.S. beef, China has re-opened its markets in a move that will allow Montana ranchers to export their product to the Asian country. China, along with many...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    June 9, 2017

Bullhook Blossoms dedicating Blue Star Markers

A local gardening club is dedicating two memorials in Havre to members of the military - past, present and future - and is inviting community members to the dedication. Bullhoook Blossoms Gardening...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    June 9, 2017

Girl Scouts donate to food bank

A group of local Junior Girl Scouts have helped some local children have a little better birthday. Troop 3223 Junior Girl Scouts Aymie Clark, Rebecca Dean, Emily Marsh, Jeanessia Nilsen, Ashlyn...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    June 9, 2017

People's Market to start next Friday in Fort Belknap

In an effort to increase the move to buying locally and to push for local products and farm-to-table sales in local markets, a new sale is set to start next Friday at Fort Belknap. People’s Market, a version of local sales often known as a farmers...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    June 8, 2017

Rod Run and Show 'n' Shine highlights cars in Havre

Car enthusiasts will be showing off their work to people in Havre this weekend during the Hi-Line Cruz'n Association's 31st Annual Rod Run. Association member Craig Otterstrom said the association...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    June 8, 2017

Northern sets children's diversity camp

Montana State University-Northern is inviting children to a camp it lists as “a golden opportunity to expand multicultural horizons.” The Diversity Children’s Camp will run Monday through Thursday, June 19-22, from 9 a.m. to noon on...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    June 7, 2017

High usage of Beaver Creek Park so far

The Hill County Park Board heard a myriad of issues discussed during its monthly meeting this week, including that use is high on Beaver Creek Park this spring, and things are underway to finish...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    June 7, 2017

Kids MAT opens next week

The local acting troupe is again holding a decades-old tradition to let young actors participate in the theater, starting next week in Havre. Montana Actors’ Theatre is holding Kids MAT in Havre next Monday through Thursday, followed by Monday...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    June 7, 2017

Work about to start on Triangle fiber-optic expansion into Havre

A local telephone cooperative is about to start its project to expand service in Havre. Triangle Communications said in a press release that work to install new fiber-optic infrastructure to expand...

 

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