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Articles from the February 10, 2017 edition

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 By Paul Dragu    Local    February 10, 2017

9 years in the making: Big Sandy's Jeff Reichelt Memorial Library

For nine years, the Jeff Reichelt Memorial Library in Big Sandy was no more than a concept, born of a local who gave away a building and asked that a library be built in its place to commemorate her...

 

THE BIGGEST RACE

This is the weekend that every high school swimmer dreams about. All of the laps, all of the training, all of the races, it all comes down to two days and a few minutes inside the Swarthout Pool in...

 

Going for three, with no regrets

There will be a lot of great wrestlers at the Metra in Billings this weekend for the All-Class state wrestling tournament, and one of the best is unboundedly Tate Niederegger. Niederegger, the...

 

Pony girls celebrate senior night against Rocky Boy

For the Havre High girls basketball team, just two weeks remain in the regular season. Yet just because there are games left on the slate, doesn’t mean there is much for the Blue Ponies to achieve....

 

Blue Ponies look to regroup against Stars

The 2016-17 boys basketball season has been filled with trials and tribulations for the Havre Blue Ponies and with just two weeks left before divisionals, they are running out of time for a turnaround...

 

Warriors edge Skylights, Lights

On the same night, both Montana State University-Northern basketball teams had to watch chances to beat the Lewis-Clark State Warriors on their home floor slip away. In the case of the No. 11...

 

Glacier goes to Gillette

The Glacier Nationals finally broke through at home last Friday night. After a lengthy winless streak, the Nationals topped the Billings Bulls to get that monkey off their back. Ultimately, the...

 

University News, Feb. 10, 2017

SPOKANE, Wash. —  Delainey Spicher of Hingham earned placement on the Gonzaga University Dean’s List for fall semester 2016. Students must earn a 3.5 to 3.84 grade-point average to be listed....

 

Senior Center News, Feb. 10, 2017

North Central Senior Citizens Center, Feb. 13-17 Monday — Transportation from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.; exercise class at 11 a.m. Tuesday — Transportation from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.; bingo at 1:15 Wednesday — Transportation from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.; TOPS at 8...

 

Out Our Way:

Mark 11:15-19 Out our way, most congregations struggle to make their budgets not only because the congregations are small, but because a great many folks are on small, fixed incomes. Yet even so, it...

 

New Beginnings spring session set March to May

New Beginnings, a nine-week inter-denominational healing program for those who have experienced the end of a marriage through separation, divorce or death, will begin its spring session March 6 at St. Jude Parish Center. The class schedule is: March...

 

Hello God, it's me, Mara

You know, Lord, William A. Quayle wrote in “God’s Calendar” that February is all wintery breathed. Quoting him: “February is the month of expiation; the month of the thaw; the month of dreaming of Spring — and other things! God dreams...

 

Pastor's Corner: Reflect and readjust to uncertain expectations

Expectations! How we picture life with its ups and downs can be a source of great joy or great disappointment. Take Sunday’s Super Bowl 51 as an example; depending upon the team you were rooting for determined the emotional level you walked away...

 

Hi-Line native Costa's art on display in Los Angeles

Press release A Hi-Line native's art is on display at a gallery in Los Angeles. Lois Lambert Gallery has opened "Transfiguration," a series of oil painting from Geneva (Twedt) Costa, who grew up...

 

For the Record, Feb. 10, 2017

Havre Police Department Officers investigated a theft report after a First Street business caller made a report Thursday at 6:06 p.m. —— Robert Henry Stump III of Rocky Boy, 30, was arrested on charges of partner or family member assault and on...

 

Agendas: Feb. 10, 2017

H. Earl Clack Memorial Museum Board The next regular meeting of the H. Earl Clack Memorial Museum Board will be Monday at 6 p.m. in the Board Room of Havre Inn and Suites. The meeting’s agenda is: • Roll call of members. • Reading and approval...

 

Thanks from the Scouts

There have been many individuals, families, businesses, organizations and other groups in and around Havre and along the Hi-Line that have been very supportive of Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts, and in conjunction with the annual Scout Week, we would...

 
 By Pam Burke    Opinion    February 10, 2017

In honor of Dad's 75th birthday

I was 33 years old, walking from the house to the shop on a warm spring day, the moment when I realized that I knew my parents when they were my age. I stopped mid-stride and calculated the years...

 

Celebrating History: Farmers' Short Course well-attended

By Emily Mayer In last week’s column, I mentioned a Short Course for farmers that was scheduled in Havre. It was well-attended and was described in The Havre Plaindealer’s Feb. 10, 1917 issue: SHORT COURSE IS LARGELY ATTENDED Farmers and Business...

 

WIFE lists calendar art contest rules

Press Release In recognition of National Agriculture Week and National Agriculture Day, March 21, Montana Women Involved in Farm Economics, or WIFE, has invited Montana’s school children to express their ideas on farm life by participating in...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    February 10, 2017

Women explore traditionally male fields at Northern event

Female students from several area high schools learned Thursday about the opportunities and challenges in traditionally male-dominated career fields through several hands-on activities and a panel...

 

Dramatic change in weather wreaks havoc in Montana

MISSOULA (AP) — A dramatic change in weather that brought warmer temperatures, rain and wind to Montana Thursday caused flooding and impassable highways and rail lines. In Havre, the change was extreme although no reports of major damage had come i...

 

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