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Articles from the January 10, 2014 edition

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 By George Ferguson    Sports    January 10, 2014

Armory Fun: Lights kennel Bulldogs in wild rivalry game

The rivalry between the Montana State University-Northern Lights and the UM-Western Bulldogs has become as intense as any series in the Frontier Conference. And the first battle between the Lights... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    January 10, 2014

Armory Fun: Red-hot Northern women blow by UM-Western

The Montana State University-Northern women’s basketball team knew its matchup with the UM-Western Bulldogs wasn’t going to be a walk in the park, regardless of how well the Skylights had been... Full story

 
 By Daniel Horton    Sports    January 10, 2014

Blue Pony boys ready to get on track

The Havre High boys basketball team is nearing the midway point of the season. And after three consecutive losses, including two last weekend, a win or two this weekend would be a big boost in... Full story

 
 By Daniel Horton    Sports    January 10, 2014

HHS girls face Eagles Saturday night

After starting the season 3-3 overall and 2-0 in conference play, the Havre High girls basketball program has a chance to pick up two more wins with one nonconference game at home, and one conference... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    January 10, 2014

Havre swimmers retun to the pool

It’s been a long layoff for the Havre High boys and girls swim teams. But now the Blue Ponies are ready to re-start their season. Havre is in Hardin for today’s Class A Invitational, and the meet... Full story

 
 Sports    January 10, 2014

Hi-Line Sports Schedule

Friday High School Basketball Havre boys vs Conrad, 7 p.m. Havre girls at Conrad, 7 p.m. Chinook girls vs Big Sandy, 6 p.m. Chinook boys vs Big Sandy, 7:30 Rocky Boy girls vs Malta, 6 p.m. Rocky Boy boys vs Malta, 7:30 C/J-I girls at Power, 6 p.m. C/...

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    January 10, 2014

Hi-Line Living: Cabin Fever

Brian Bauer taught his class on making copper-wire wrapped jewelry at Cabin Fever. He said he has been making this type of jewelry for about three years and got into the craft in an unpleasant way.... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    January 10, 2014

Few Dems file for Legislature in first day

With the first day of candidate filings on the books for the 2014 election, one section is conspicuously thin — Democratic filings for legislative seats in Blaine, Chouteau, Hill and Liberty counties. Thursday was the first day for people to file a... Full story

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    January 10, 2014

Up in smoke, 50 years later

Fifty years ago Saturday, Luther Terry, United States surgeon general, stood behind a podium on nationwide television and told the public what had been rumored for years. Cigarettes caused cancer and... Full story

 
 State News    January 10, 2014

Missoula County still battling with Justice Dept.

MISSOULA (AP) — The Missoula County attorney is proposing a settlement in the U.S. Department of Justice's effort to investigate the way his office handles sexual assault and rape cases. In December, the U.S. Attorney's Office in Montana said the... Full story

 
 By Associated Press    State News    January 10, 2014

MSU-Billings chancellor Groseth to retire

BILLINGS — The chancellor of Montana State University-Billings — and former interim chancellor at Montana State University-Northern — is retiring at the end of the school year. Sixty-seven-year-old Rolf Groseth said in a Thursday letter to... Full story

 
 By Staff and wire reports    Local    January 10, 2014

Fund to aid S.D. ranchers a success

The Montana Ranchers Paying It Forward reached their goal of 40 head as of Nov. 19 to add to the successful fund to aid the South Dakotan ranchers who suffered severe losses in their stock due to winter weather in October. Rene Brown and Alisha... Full story

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    January 10, 2014

Northern Ball to bring down-home atmosphere

Montana State University-Northern Chancellor James Limbaugh and his wife, Trish, spoke and expressed their excitement Thursday about changes made to the We Love Northern Ball this year. “The We Love Northern Ball is the premier social event for... Full story

 
 Obituaries    January 10, 2014

Verna M. (Elza) Miller

Verna M. (Elza) Miller, 99, of Great Falls, passed into Heaven on Dec. 29, 2013, at Peace Hospice with family by her side. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014, at... Full story

 
 Obituaries    January 10, 2014

A. F. 'Burk' Burkhartsmayer

A. F. “Burk” Burkhartsmayer, 95, passed away Jan. 5, 2014, in Chinook. Rosary services will be held Sunday, Jan. 12, at 7 p.m., at St. Gabriel’s Catholic Church in Chinook. Funeral Mass will be Monday, Jan. 13, 2014, at 11 a.m., at St.... Full story

 
 Local    January 10, 2014

For the Record, January 10, 2014

Havre Police Department Alexander Dennis Eakins, 34, of Havre, was arrested on charges of possession of dangerous drugs and an outstanding Justice or City court warrant after officers responded to a 6:24 a.m. Thursday call from the hospital about a... Full story

 
 By Emily Mayer    Local    January 10, 2014

Celebrating history: Second stick-up in a month hits Havre

This year celebrates many milestones in Montana: the 150th anniversary of the formation of Montana Territory, the 125th anniversary of statehood, and the 100th anniversary of women's suffrage in Monta... Full story

 
 Opinion    January 10, 2014

Our View: Hi-Line darts and laurels, January 10, 2014

Laurel — William Rugg will be in Havre next month to assume the position of provost at Montana State University-Northern. Northern is in the middle of a variety of projects that will have an impact on the university for years to come. Rugg will be... Full story

 
 By Pam Burke    Opinion    January 10, 2014

One flu over the cuckoo's nest

Thanksgiving is long over, but I’ve been trying to keep that spirit of giving thanks alive throughout the year — which is all heartwarmingly fine and furry until you get the flu and then your husb...

 
 By Barbara Zuck    Opinion    January 10, 2014

Native prairies are increasingly threatened

In 2008 when I accepted a tenure-track teaching position at Montana State University-Northern, I felt extraordinarily fortunate to land a job that allows me to do the things I enjoy and work on things that interest me.  And, as a native of Montana,... Full story

 
 Breaking News    January 10, 2014

Havre woman claims $100,000 Montana Millionaire prize

Teresa Roberts bought a Montana Millionaire lottery ticket at the tavern show owns, Tip It Bar.When she checked the numbers, she found out she w had won. Teresa is a regular Lottery player who picked up two Montana Millionaire tickets this year. She... Full story

 
 Sports    January 10, 2014

Friday's Prep Basketball: HHS boys race past Conrad

The Havre High boys basketball team snapped an early season losing streak by beating the Conrad Cowboys 51-39 Friday night at the HHS gymnasium. The HHS girls also beat Conrad, 49-39 in Conrad Friday night. The Blue Pony boys, who play in Lewistown S... Full story

 
 State News    January 10, 2014

US attorney in Montana collects $28.3 M in 2013

HELENA (AP) — The U.S. Attorney's Office in Montana collected $28.3 million in civil and criminal actions in Fiscal Year 2013. That includes $4.45 million from a Belgrade man for failing to report that a pharmaceutical company he previously owned...

 
 By MATT VOLZ Associated Press    State News    January 10, 2014

Montana high court reverses open-government ruling

HELENA nt. (AP) — The state Supreme Court has reversed an earlier ruling that made it difficult for individuals to file legal challenges against government agencies that ignore Montana's open meetings and open records laws. The 6-0 ruling Thursday... Full story

 
 Sports    January 10, 2014

Westminster takes two from Northern

The MSU-Northern men's and women's basketball teams were riding have after sweeping the UM-Western Bulldogs Thursday night in Havre. However, the Lights and Skylights got the tables turned on them Saturday night at the Armory Gymnasium. The No. 18... Full story

 

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