Man convicted of sexual assault of 13-year-old

A Havre jury convicted a Honduran national who was in town working construction of sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl. But the jury June 22 acquitted Javier Martinez, born in 1996, of unlawful restraint. Martinez is in the Hill County Detention...

Farming and Ranching: It's in their blood

It seems an invisible force, perhaps like gravity, or maybe something more like a Jedi force, tugged Jody Manuel into the stratosphere of the rancher farmer life his father and grandfathers have...

For the Record - Friday, July 1, 2016

Havre Police Department Officers investigated an 8:38 a.m. Thursday report of a large set of keys found on 3rd Avenue. —— Officers investigated a Thursday 7:14 p.m. report at the police station of a protection order violation. —— Erica Ann...

Jaycees prepare for Monday's annual fireworks show

Havre Jaycees will once again be illuminating the skies Monday night with their annual Fourth of July Night Display. Fireworks will be set off in the corral at the Great Northern Fairgrounds at dark. ...

Marching band heads to DC for parade

Havre High School marching band members boarded a bus this morning to take them to Spokane, Washington. From there, they will fly to Washington, D.C., where they will tour the city and represent...

Obituary - William "Bill" Joseph Running Fisher

William "Bill" Joseph Running Fisher, passed away June 16, 2016. A memorial service was held on June 30, 2016, at 1 p.m. in the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses. A...

Obituary - Edward Filesteel

Wake services for Edward Filesteel will be noon to 6 p.m. today, July 1, 2016, at his Hays residence. Funeral services will be 9 a.m. Saturday at Kills At Night Community Center in Hays Edwards Funeral Home is in charge of...

Hi-Line Sports: An AD's Perspective: Chinook's Paula Molyneaux

Over the last two decades, Chinook High School athletics have undergone many changes and athletic director Paula Molyneaux has been around for pretty much all of them. In her more than 20 years...

George Ferguson Column: Let there be more light in local college football

Some may argue that football was meant for Saturday, and meant to be played in the day time. Others argue that, football, in its purest form, is high school football on Friday nights. Of course, then ...

View from the North 40:

The trouble with using sarcasm as your favorite communication device and then doubling down on that by writing a humor-based column is that it hurts your credibility. It’s not that people think...

Community Events Calendar

Saturday, July 2 Summer Reading Program's Outside Day will be at Havre-Hill County Library 10 a.m. to noon. This event is free and open to everyone. Monday, July 4 The Havre 4th of July Festival will start at noon in Pepin Park. The event will... Full story