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Articles from the January 24, 2013 edition

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 By Zach White    Local    January 24, 2013

Chancellor briefs on legislative issues

In his continuing quest to keep the community aware of and involved in what is happening at Montana State University-Northern, Chancellor Jim Limbaugh held another of his regular Chancellor's Open Forums Wednesday afternoon, this time to focus on...

 
 By Daniel Horton    TEST/High School Sports/Sports    January 24, 2013

HHS boys host Bison tonight

Looking up and down the Havre High boys basketball schedule, the Blue Ponies face a lot of top tier teams throughout the season. But even with the consistent barrage of talented programs coming at the Ponies, HHS may be entering their toughest...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    January 24, 2013

Legislative video conference includes revenue estimate, other topics

Sen. Greg Jergeson, D-Chinook, said during a video conference with Hi-Line residents and officials Tuesday in Havre that a revenue estimate for setting the state budget is moving forward, and he expects it will be sent to the House today. "We are... Full story

 
 By Zach White    Local    January 24, 2013

Chancellor briefs on legislative issues

In his continuing quest to keep the community aware of and involved in what is happening at Montana State University-Northern, Chancellor Jim Limbaugh held another of his regular Chancellor's Open Forums Wednesday afternoon, this time to focus on...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    January 24, 2013

Salvation Army, food bank benefit from donation

Havre Daily News/Lindsay Brown Cans of food donated from the Gary and Leo's Fresh Food's food drive sit stacked at the Havre Food Bank Wednesday. People receiving food from the Salvation Army and the Havre Food Bank will be in better shape because of...

 
 By Zach White    Local    January 24, 2013

Havre High's Murphy wins top award for Class A schools

Havre Daily News/Lindsay Brown Dennis Murphy poses for a portrait in his office this morning. Havre High School Activities Director Dennis Murphy went to last weekend's Montana High School Association meeting as a representative of Havre Public... Full story

 
 By Tristan    TEST/State Headlines    January 24, 2013

Whiting Sorrell named director of Billings IHS

BILLINGS (AP) — Anna Whiting Sorrell has been named director of the Billings Area Indian Health Service. She succeeds longtime director Pete Conway and assumed her new duties on Monday. Sen. Jon Tester's office announced Whiting Sorrell's...

 
 By EVE BYRON, Independent Record    TEST/State Headlines    January 24, 2013

Biologists to collar elk to study movements

HELENA (AP) — State wildlife biologists plan to radio collar 50 cow elk in the Missouri River Breaks and track their movements for two years as part of an effort to find out where they go during hunting season. Officials with Montana Fish,...

 
 By MATTHEW BROWN, Associated Press    TEST/State Headlines    January 24, 2013

Crow Tribe signs coal deal with Wyo. company

CROW AGENCY — Leaders of the Crow Tribe agreed Thursday to give a Wyoming mining company rights to lease an estimated 1.4 billion tons of coal beneath the tribe's land in southeastern Montana. The deal with Cloud Peak Energy involves more coal... Full story

 
 By MATT GOURAS, Associated Press    TEST/State Headlines    January 24, 2013

GOP senator wants to change justice qualifications

HELENA — A Republican state senator launched a long-shot bid Thursday for a constitutional amendment that would require prior judicial experience for Montana Supreme Court justices. The proposal would require approval from 100 of 150 lawmakers...

 
 By Tristan    TEST/High School Sports/Sports    January 24, 2013

Thursday's Prep Basketball: Class AA Bison sweep Blue Ponies

Thursday's Scores The Associated Press BOYS BASKETBALL Bigfork 46, Whitefish 37 Billings Skyview 57, Billings Senior 44 Charlo 65, Two Eagle River 63 Columbus 71, Big Timber 70, 3OT Conrad 49, Heart Butte 43 Denton 57, North Star 45 Dutton-Brady 70,... Full story

 
 By Tristan    TEST/High School Sports/Sports    January 24, 2013

Local Sports Briefs: Adult hockey tourney takes to the ice in Havre

Adult hockey tourney takes to the ice in Havre The annual Hi-Line Hell Freeze Hockey Tournament will be held starting tonight at the Havre Ice Dome. The tourney is an adult tournament featuring four different local hockey teams as well as a bevy of...

 
 By Daniel Horton    TEST/High School Sports/Sports    January 24, 2013

Great Falls High too much for Blue Pony girls

All the Havre High girls basketball team can do after a night like Great Falls High treated them to, is learn and hopefully continue to get better. The hosting Class AA Bison proved to be too much for the Central A Blue Ponies on Thursday night,... Full story

 
 By Daniel Horton    TEST/High School Sports/Sports    January 24, 2013

Bison run over Blue Pony boys

Going into Thursday night's game, the Havre High defense was not an area of concern, but more an area of focus. And even with a loss, the Blue Pony defense made a statement The Central A Ponies hosted the Class AA Great Falls High Bison at the Havre...

 
 By Daniel Horton    TEST/High School Sports/Sports    January 24, 2013

Pony matmen host Cowboys tonight in the HHS corral

Throughout the season, the Havre High wrestling team faces its share of Class A and Class AA programs in preparation for the postseason. But the Blue Ponies also face a tough pool of Class B-C teams that also give them a run for their money....

 
 By George Ferguson    TEST/MSU-Northern Sports/Sports    January 24, 2013

Big Win: Skylights best UGF

GREAT FALLS — It's never easy to rebound from a loss like the one the Montana State University-Northern women's basketball team suffered last Saturday night in Havre. And for a moment Thursday...

 
 By George Ferguson    TEST/MSU-Northern Sports/Sports    January 24, 2013

Lights bombard Argos

GREAT FALLS — Alfie Miller, as well as much of the Montana State University-Northern men's basketball team wasn't there when the University of Great Falls banked in a 3-pointer to beat the...

 
 By Tristan    TEST/High School Sports/Sports    January 24, 2013

Prep Basketball Standings and Power Polls

Montana Prep Basketball Standings BOYS Central A Conf. Overall Belgrade 5-1 7-5 Browning 5-1 10-2 Livingston 2-4 2-9 Havre 2-4 3-8 Lewistown 0-4 1-9 9C Conf. Overall Box Elder 6-1 8-3 Big Sandy 4-1 7-4 Hays-Lodge Pole 2-1 5-5 Chinook 3-4 4-7 Turner... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    TEST/MSU-Northern Sports/Sports    January 24, 2013

Frontier Notebook: Less Frontier playoff spots available

The Frontier Conference is nearing the halfway point in the season. This weekend marks the end of the first half of league games, and it's been business as usual in the league so far. With only a...

 
 By Daniel Horton    TEST/High School Sports/Sports    January 24, 2013

Two Havre seniors pave the way on the mat

One reason the Havre High wrestling program has become one of the greatest prep dynasties in recent Montana history is because of their great senior leadership. Each year the Blue Ponies are paced by a talented senior class, and in 2013, that is no... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    TEST/MSU-Northern Sports/Sports    January 24, 2013

Showdown in Great Falls: Skylights hope to hold UGF down

It was quite the weekend for the Montana State University-Northern women's basketball team. An emotionally-charged win over Montana Tech last Friday and a devastating , double-overtime loss to... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    TEST/MSU-Northern Sports/Sports    January 24, 2013

Showdown in Great Falls: First place on the line between Lights and streaking Argos

The schedule hasn't been favorable to the Montana State University-Northern men's basketball team in recent weeks. But then again, that's life in the Frontier Conference. And the challenges of life...

 
 By Daniel Horton    TEST/High School Sports/Sports    January 24, 2013

Blue Pony girls look for revenge against AA Bison and Rustlers

This weekend, the Havre High girls basketball team has the opportunity to turn the tables on two non-conference opponents. Early in the season, both the Class AA Great Falls High Bison and CMR Rustlers defeated the Central A Blue Ponies. Both losses... Full story

 
 By Tristan    TEST/Letters/Opinion    January 24, 2013

Ask DEQ to take another look at mine

Editor: At a time when the United States desperately needs to develop clean alternative fuels, the Montana Department of Environmental Quality is fast-tracking the permitting process for Arch Coal's Otter Creek Mine. Not only would the mine... Full story

 
 By Al Ekblad, Brian McGregor    TEST/Columns/Opinion    January 24, 2013

Citizenship for working families make for stronger communities

As you read this, the United States has 11 million aspiring citizens who rent or own homes, raise families, work hard, start businesses, pay taxes and do their fair share in thousands of cities and towns across our country. That sounds great, until...

 

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