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Articles from the January 26, 2012 edition

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 By MATT VOLZ, Associated Press    Local    January 26, 2012

Rocky Boy youth at center of federal lawsuit

HELENA — A federal appeals court ruled Wednesday that juveniles whose identities otherwise would be protected can be required to publicly register as sex offenders. An incident at Rocky Boy's Indian Reservation prompted the federal lawsuit. The...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    January 26, 2012

Man charged with raping girl at homeless shelter

Edward Harold Ghostbear is in jail in Havre on $30,000 bond facing charges that he, on at least several occasions, raped a young girl in a homeless shelter while she was visiting him. The Hill County Attorney's Office charged Ghostbear Tuesday with...

 
 By Zach White    Local    January 26, 2012

Hi-Line chefs still stirring support

Havre Daily News/Nikki Carlson, file photos People line up for bread and bite-sized pronto pups at the fourth Annual Men Who Cook for Women Who "Wine" event in the Hingham Community Center in March 2010. It's been five years since local men first... Full story

 
 By Tristan    TEST/Letters/Opinion    January 26, 2012

Roe v. Wade: Not all laws are right

Editor: On this anniversary of Roe v. Wade, let's remember that all legal laws are no always right — freedom to choose. To choose what? To end a life. Let us thank and remember in prayer all those who are choosing not to end life for their unborn... Full story

 
 By Sen. Jon Tester    TEST/Columns/Opinion    January 26, 2012

Standing up for transparent elections by overturning Citizens United

A century ago this year, the people of Montana stood up against some of the most influential corporations in history with a powerful message: People and their ideas — not corporations and their money — decide our elections. Sen. Jon Tester At...

 
 By Dee Dee Robar    TEST/Opinion    January 26, 2012

My homecoming - returning to Harlem

Mom decided to take off for the balmy warmth of Mexico and left my brother and I to fill in for her. There is no way I can fill her creative shoes, but I'll give it a try. This summer I came back to Montana for the first time since I graduated from...

 
 By PAUL DAVENPORT, Associated Press    TEST/National & World Headlines    January 26, 2012

Obama-Brewer friction on display on tarmac tiff

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer says she meant no disrespect when she pointed a finger at President Barack Obama during an intense discussion on an airport tarmac. But the Republican governor says the Democratic president showed... Full story

 
 By Dee Dee Robart (Rattey)    TEST/Columns/Opinion    January 26, 2012

My homecoming - returning to Harlem

Mom decided to take off for the balmy warmth of Mexico and left my brother and I to fill in for her. There is no way I can fill her creative shoes, but I'll give it a try. This summer I came back to Montana for the first time since I graduated from...

 
 By Tristan    TEST/High School Sports/Sports    January 26, 2012

Thursday's Prep Basketball: Bison topple Blue Ponies in Havre, Great Falls

Havre High's Lacey Waid launches a shot during Thursday night's girls basketball game between Havre High and Great Falls High at the HHS gymnasium. Chinook's Zack Molyneaux lets a shot go during a Class C boys basketball game Thursday night in...

 
 By George Ferguson    TEST/MSU-Northern Sports/Sports    January 26, 2012

Lights announce three stellar football transfers

It's time for prospective college football players to start making the difficult decision of where to continue their football career. Three such players have already decided that they will continue...

 
 By George Ferguson    TEST/MSU-Northern Sports/Sports    January 26, 2012

Frontier Notebook: Huge games in Havre, Great Falls

This coming weekend marks the halfway point in the Frontier Conference men's and women's basketball seasons. And oh how the first five games have flown by. This weekend is also a pivotal one for... Full story

 
 By Daniel Horton    TEST/High School Sports/Sports    January 26, 2012

HHS girls welcome in GFH tonight

The Havre High boys and girls basketball teams played the Great Falls High Bison just a little over a month ago. But now, the Blue Ponies are looking to turn the tables on the Bison, coming into the contest much improved. Havre High's Neya Bischoff... Full story

 
 By Daniel Horton    TEST/High School Sports/Sports    January 26, 2012

Pony seniors have always shined

Every year coaches and fans are forced to say goodbye to talented seniors as they prepare to move on to bigger and better things. And unfortunately, or fortunately, depending on how you look at it, the 2012 Havre High wrestling team has reached that...

 
 By Zach White    Local    January 26, 2012

Opportunity Link offers tax season relief

Another new year brings another tax season, but filing taxes can be less painful with a little planning and help, which Opportunity Link Inc. is providing across the Hi-Line. Opportunity Link announced this week that they are helping connect local ta...

 
 By George Ferguson    TEST/High School Sports/Sports    January 26, 2012

Two Ponies named to Shrine Game

A pair of Havre Blue Ponies will be front and center, representing HHS in one of the most prestigious high school all-star football games in the United States. Blue Pony seniors Thurman Holdsclaw and...

 
 By George Ferguson    TEST/MSU-Northern Sports/Sports    January 26, 2012

Northern men sweep road games 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. Last Thursday... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    TEST/MSU-Northern Sports/Sports    January 26, 2012

Lights reloading and moving forward

To say the 2012 season was frustrating for the Montana State University-Northern football would be an understatement. The Lights entered the fall with high hopes and lofty expectations after going...

 
 By ERIC TUCKER, Associated Press    TEST/National & World Headlines    January 26, 2012

DC police investigating 'Meet the Press' incident

WASHINGTON — District of Columbia police say they are investigating an incident in which NBC News reporter David Gregory displayed what he described as a high-capacity ammunition magazine on "Meet the Press." Gun laws in the nation's capital... Full story

 
 By Tristan    TEST/Obituaries    January 26, 2012

Annamae Somers

Annamae Somers, 91, passed away Monday, Dec. 24, 2012, at Northern Montana Hospital of natural causes. Her prayer vigil will be 7 p. m. Friday, Jan. 4, 2013, at Holland & Bonine Funeral Chapel, with her memorial Mass 10 a. m. Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013,...

 
 By Tristan    TEST/Obituaries    January 26, 2012

Gerald Basler

Gerald Basler, 79, passed away on Monday, Dec. 24, 2012, at Northern Montana Hospital of natural causes. Cremation has taken place, and services are planned for later this year. Holland & Bonine Funeral Home has been entrusted with services and...

 
 By Tristan    TEST/Obituaries    January 26, 2012

Rudy Breitmeier

Rudy Breitmeier, 91, of Harlem, passed away Dec. 23, 2012, in Harlem. Funeral services will be held Friday, Dec. 28, 2012, at 1 p. m at the Yolked Parish/United Methodist Church in Harlem. Arrangements have been made with Edwards Funeral Home of... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    January 26, 2012

Cabin Fever set for first week of January, registration deadline Friday

The new Hill County Extension agents have are continuing a long-time Hi-Line tradition to help people spend the winter: Cabin Fever classes, ranging from making flowerpots to improving pesticide applications, are scheduled to run in January....

 
 By Tristan    TEST/High School Sports/Sports    January 26, 2012

Thursday's Prep Basketball: Bison topple Blue Ponies in Havre, Great Falls

Havre High's Lacey Waid launches a shot during Thursday night's girls basketball game between Havre High and Great Falls High at the HHS gymnasium. Chinook's Zack Molyneaux lets a shot go during a Class C boys basketball game Thursday night in...

 
 By MATT VOLZ, Associated Press    Local    January 26, 2012

Tester-Rehberg race Montana's top story of 2012

HELENA — The $47 million U. S. Senate race between Democrat Jon Tester and Republican Denny Rehberg was Montana's top news story of 2012, according to The Associated Press' annual poll of state editors. The 2012 election dominated the year's top st...

 
 By RAMIT PLUSHNICK-MASTI, Associated Press    TEST/National & World Headlines    January 26, 2012

Bush spokesman says ex-president's fever rising

HOUSTON (AP) — A "stubborn" fever that kept former President George H.W. Bush in a hospital over Christmas has gotten worse, and doctors have put him on a liquids-only diet, his spokesman said Wednesday. Jim McGrath, Bush's spokesman in Houston,... Full story

 

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