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Articles from the January 22, 2012 edition

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 By Tristan    State News    January 22, 2012

Butte newspaper finds hidden DUI citations

BUTTE (AP) — A Montana newspaper checking court records found seven misdemeanor DUI citations that a city judge hid from the public by attaching notes that said, "Keep out of the paper for security reasons." The Montana Standard in a story...

 By George Ferguson    Sports    January 22, 2012

Lights trounce Battlin' Bears

The Montana State University-Northern men's basketball team is a veteran bunch. The Lights have seven seniors and a host of players with a wealth of experience. That veteran presence was on display...

 By George Ferguson    Sports    January 22, 2012

Three Lights named NAIA All-Americans

Three Montana State University-Northern football players were recently honored as NAIA All-American's for their 2011 season. Lights' standouts Matt Cervenka, Stephen Silva and Will Andrews were among...

 By DAVID ESPO, AP Special Correspondent    National News    January 22, 2012

Rep. Giffords to resign from Congress this week

WASHINGTON — Rep. Gabrielle Giffords of Arizona announced Sunday she intends to resign from Congress this week to concentrate on recovering from wounds suffered in an assassination attempt a little more than a year ago that shook the country. "I...

 By NANCY ARMOUR, AP National Writer    National News    January 22, 2012

Loss, death make for a season unlike any other

The house at the end of the block was fast taking on the feel of a shrine when Joe Paterno stepped into the crisp November night with his wife, Sue, by his side. Students had gathered on the lawn, some carrying hand-lettered signs, many near tears...

 By Tristan    State News    January 22, 2012

Butte newspaper finds hidden DUI citations

BUTTE (AP) — A Montana newspaper checking court records found seven misdemeanor DUI citations that a city judge hid from the public by attaching notes that said, "Keep out of the paper for security reasons." The Montana Standard in a story...

 By Tristan    Sports    January 22, 2012

Missoula police reviewing rape cases

MISSOULA (AP) — The Missoula Police Department has started an internal review of 50 sexual assault cases over the last two years due to concerns city officials have about the way the agency handles sexual assault reports, the police chief says....

 By Daniel Horton    Sports    January 22, 2012

Pony girls beat Rangers, fall in Belgrade

It has been a while since the Havre High girls basketball team has suffered a loss, and while any loss is tough to swallow, a conference loss is even more difficult. Over the weekend the Central A Blue Ponies were on the road for two conference...

 By Daniel Horton    Sports    January 22, 2012

HHS boys top Panthers

With two tough conference games on the road this weekend, the Havre High boys basketball team returned home satisfied, despite the split. Friday and Saturday, the Central A Blue Ponies ran into two conference opponents. Friday the No. 3 Livingston Ra...

 By George Ferguson    Sports    January 22, 2012

Bears run away from Skylights in Billings

After a hard-fought and gritty win over Carroll College Thursday night in Helena, the Montana State University-Northern women's basketball team got that winning feeling back. On Saturday night in...

 By George Ferguson    Sports    January 22, 2012

Ponies race fast in Great Falls, Missoula

The Havre High boys and girls swim teams headed to Missoula Saturday for yet another big meet. And against all Class AA competition, the Blue Ponies put on a strong showing, especially the HHS boys....

 By Daniel Horton    Sports    January 22, 2012

Ponies reach finals in Class A Duals

Facing much of the field of Class A teams, the Havre High Blue Ponies wrestling team knew they needed to be at their best this weekend. And after reaching the championship dual, it was almost a perfect weekend for the Central A Ponies. Friday and...

 By Tristan    Sports    January 22, 2012

Saturday's Prep Basketball

Saturday's Scores The Associated Press BOYS BASKETBALL Baker 50, Broadus 49 Bigfork 71, St. Ignatius 50 Box Elder 55, Denton 51, 2OT Bozeman 75, Billings Senior 58 Broadview-Lavina 66, Park City 55 Coeur d'Alene, Idaho 70, Kalispell Glacier 68...

 By Tristan    Sports    January 22, 2012

Breaking Sports: Lights win twice in Oregon

The Montana State University-Northern men's basketball team had just two games left on its non-conference schedule. And though the trip was tough, the Lights took care of business. Thursday night, the Lights thrashed Portland Bible College, 81-63 in...

 By CHRISTINE ARMARIO, AP Education Writer    National News    January 22, 2012

Parents hesitant about NRA armed schools proposal

MIAMI (AP) — The nation's largest gun-rights lobby called Friday for the placement of an armed police officer in every school, but parents and educators questioned how safe such a move would keep kids, whether it would be economically feasible and...

 By Tristan    Obituaries    January 22, 2012

Olivia Elizabeth Marie Bear

Olivia Elizabeth Marie Bear passed away of undetermined causes on Nov. 19, 2012, in Havre. Wake services will be held at 5 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 23, 2012, and continuing until her funeral service at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012, at the Kills at...

 By TOM HAYS, Associated Press    National News    January 22, 2012

Thanksgiving parade brings cheer to storm-hit NYC

NEW YORK (AP) — The annual Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade kicked off in New York on Thursday, putting a festive mood in the air in a city still coping with the aftermath of Superstorm Sandy. The young, and the young at heart, were delighted by the... Full story

 By MATT GOURAS, Associated Press    State News    January 22, 2012

Hill has no regrets in election loss to Bullock

HELENA (AP) — Republican Rick Hill says he has no regrets about his two-year campaign for governor that ended in a loss to Democratic Attorney General Steve Bullock. Hill, who lost to Bullock by less than two percentage points, said he always consi...

 By John Kelleher    Local    January 22, 2012

Crowd gathers for friendship, food at Thanksgiving dinner

Thursday morning's snow didn't stop a large crowd from gathering at St Jude's Parish Center for the annual Havre Community Thanksgiving Dinner. Havre Daily News/John Kelleher Lolly Evans laughs as she scoops dressing onto the plate of a woman...

 By The Associated Press    National News    January 22, 2012

10 things to look out for Monday

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today (times in EDT): 1. WHERE IN THE U.S. THE RACE FOR PRESIDENT WILL BE DECIDED AP analysis of the past three presidential races shows 106 counties in... Full story

 By Tristan    Obituaries    January 22, 2012

Donald Micheal 'Micky' Golie

Donald Micheal 'Micky' Golie Donald Micheal "Micky" Golie, 73, a lifelong Havre resident, passed away Saturday, Oct. 20, 2012, at his residence of natural causes. His graveside service will be 2 p. m. Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012, at Highland Cemetery,...

 By John Kelleher    Local    January 22, 2012

Rehberg and Tester trade jabs on environment, jobs

U. S. Rep. Denny Rehberg, R-Mont., and U. S. Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont., continue to squabble over Tester's record on the environment and job creation, ranging from logging to coal power plants. The coal topic was a hot moment during Saturday's...

 By Zach White    Local    January 22, 2012

Their first presidential election

Havre Daily News/Lindsay Brown Kaylee Woll, a 19-year-old freshman at Montana State University-Northern, and Matt McKeen, a 19-year-old sophomore, discuss this year's election in the Student Union Building dining hall Thursday afternoon. Most of the... Full story

 By MATT VOLZ, Associated Press    State News    January 22, 2012

Foes of donation limits want Bullock to drop suit

HELENA (AP) — Conservative groups and individuals seeking to dismantle Montana's campaign contribution limits are trying to force Democrat Steve Bullock to drop a lawsuit against Rick Hill, his Republican opponent in the race for governor.... Full story

 By MATT GOURAS, Associated Press    State News    January 22, 2012

US Senate candidates face Montana attack ad barrage

BILLINGS — Even as they crisscross the state to rally support, U.S. Sen. Jon Tester and Congressman Denny Rehberg can't get away from the constant barrage of attack ads that have come to define one of the nation's most contentious Senate races....


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