The judge in the Shane Johnson murder trial today, over objections from both sides of the case, instructed jurors both to consider whether Johnson acted in self defense in the Nov. 9 death of his brother, Travis Johnson, and to consider a lesser... Full story
Havre Police Department A noninjury motor vehicle crash between a silver Jeep and green Dodge was investigated after officers responded to an 11:06 a.m. Monday call from 1st Street. —— Tammie Laforge, 47, of Great Falls was issued a summons on... Full story
The defense of a man accused of murdering his brother Nov. 9 called only two witnesses in his defense Monday, with the first being the defendant himself. Shane Johnson, born in 1968, took the stand in the trial of the accusation he shot and killed... Full story
The headcount and full-time equivalent ratios are a little down this year at Montana State University-Northern as compared to last year's numbers. One FTE unit would be one student going to Northern... Full story
Some of the boarded-up windows in the St. Jude Thaddeus School's historical building are being replaced. The BNSF Railway Foundation awarded a grant of $10,000 to the school in the summer of 2013,... Full story
Longtime Montana Republican elected official Bob Brown has endorsed Sen. Greg Jergeson, D-Havre, in the race for Montana Senate District 14. Jergeson faces two-term Rep. Kris Hansen, R-Havre, in the Nov. 4 race. Brown is a former legislator...
Shane Ketchum, Box Elder Football The Box Elder Bears are in the thick of the Class C Six-Man playoff race. And a 65-21 win at Heart Butte last weekend certainly helped. In that game, junior Shane... Full story
Long distance runners from Rocky Boy and Harlem are having a good fall so far. And both teams were in action at different cross country meets this past weekend. Rocky Boy runners raced in the Cut...
At this point in the high school football season, the playoffs get closer with each and every week. This past weekend, teams from along the Hi-Line with the playoff aspirations had some key... Full story
It was certainly a busy weekend of high school volleyball on the Hi-Line. And when the dust settled on the last three nights of action, area teams had reached the halfway point in the 2014 season.... Full story
On the last weekend in September, the realization hit home that the fall sports season is already half over. It’s already getting to be crunch time in high school football season and volleyball...