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Articles from the February 21, 2014 edition

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 By Daniel Horton    Sports    February 21, 2014

Movin' On: Beeters sink T-Birds

An unlikely hero emerged in the District 9C boys semifinal basketball game on Thursday night in Havre. Playing at the Havre High gymnasium with a championship game berth on the line, the Chinook... Full story

 
 By Daniel Horton    Sports    February 21, 2014

Great Knights: North Star girls advance

Mistakes are magnified come tournament time, and the Big Sandy Pioneers know they let a winnable game slip away against the North Star Knights in the District 9C girls semifinals. The No. 2-seeded... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    February 21, 2014

Bearing down on a repeat

It’s no secret the Box Elder Bears like to play fast. The No. 1 team in all of Class C basketball loves to light up the scoreboard, and loves to play just as frenzied on the defensive end. And it... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    February 21, 2014

Orange Crush: Chinook girls down Bears

The Chinook girls basketball team is experienced, and are the defending District 9C champions to boot. But those facts didn’t stop the Sugarbeeters from having to deal with some opening-game... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    February 21, 2014

One down, one big game to go for Lights

Tonight, the Montana State University-Northern men’s basketball team has what can only be described as a winner-take-all game with Rocky Mountain College in the Armory Gymnasium. But if the Lights... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    February 21, 2014

Skylights get on track by clobbering DSU

A three-game losing streak with two losses coming at the hands of the top two Frontier Conference powers didn’t exactly have the Montana State University-Northern Skylights in panic mode. However,... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    February 21, 2014

District 9C Tournament Extra: One year from now, the 9C tourney will have a different look

For towns up and down the Hi-Line and beyond, the District 9C tournament is more than a big deal … It’s a way of life. As soon as the first basketballs hit gym floors in December, the countdown... Full story

 
 By Daniel Horton    Sports    February 21, 2014

District 9C Tournament Extra: Randall Gardipee, Box Elder

Randall Gardipee has been a standout basketball player on the Hi-Line for the last four years. And great season after great season, Gardipee has even managed to be more of an impact player in his fina... Full story

 
 By Daniel Horton    Sports    February 21, 2014

Pony girls face Browning in a big finale

In one final night of Central A basketball action, both the Havre High boys and girls basketball team will wrap up the 2014 regular season. When Havre meets up with the conference rival Browning... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    February 21, 2014

Lights take the next step at NAIA Western Regional

The Montana State University-Northern wrestling team has been through a roller coaster of a season. Still a serious contender for an NAIA national championship, the Lights have had to endure a number... Full story

 
 Sports    February 21, 2014

Thursday's Prep Basketball

Thursday's Scores The Associated Press BOYS BASKETBALL Glendive 59, Sidney 36 Missoula Hellgate 74, Missoula Big Sky 47 District 1B at Cut Bank First Round Rocky Boy 85, Conrad 67 Shelby 45, Cut Bank 36 District 2B at Malta First Round Harlem 49,... Full story

 
 Sports    February 21, 2014

Thursday's 9C Photo Gallery

Thursday's 9C Photo Gallery... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    February 21, 2014

Tester, Walsh seek extended Wild Horse hours

Montana’s U.S. senators are weighing in on an effort to increase international trade in north-central Montana. Democratic Sens. Jon Tester and John Walsh this week sent a letter to the head of U.S. Customs and Border Protection requesting a... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    February 21, 2014

McKinney sentenced to 12 years plus probation

A Havre man with a lengthy criminal history is going back to the state prison for a lengthy stay. David Lee McKinney, born in 1976, was resentenced this week in state District Court in Havre to eight years in prison for violating probation on a sente... Full story

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    February 21, 2014

Franny is Box Elder's superfan

Blurring the lines between fan and team assistant, one Box Elder sports fan has rarely missed a game for decades. Franny Rosette has been going to Box Elder games for more than 20 years, according to... Full story

 
 Local    February 21, 2014

For the Record, February 21, 2014

Havre Police Department Officers investigated a 9:17 a.m. Thursday call from 12th Avenue about checks that were stolen, one of which was cashed a casino. ——— Edward Charles Isaacson, 34, of Havre was arrested on a charge of violation of a... Full story

 
 Obituaries    February 21, 2014

Robert Alan Hayes

On Friday, Feb. 14, 2014, our dear Bob peacefully passed from this life to eternal life with our Lord Jesus Christ his Savior. He was surrounded all day with the love of family and friends. Robert... Full story

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    February 21, 2014

Vinyl is not dead

Vinyl records seemed to drop off the earth with the advent of more compact CDs and MP3s that were to take their place as the ultimate music medium, but after CDs were introduced in the '80s and... Full story

 
 By Emily Mayer    Local    February 21, 2014

Celebrating History: Hundreds turn out for Box Elder meeting

We go back to Box Elder for the seventh installment of this series celebrating the 150th anniversary of Montana Territory. The following entries come from the Feb. 20, 1914 issue. When we last read about Box Elder, they were preparing for a large gat... Full story

 
 By Pam Burke    Opinion    February 21, 2014

Shine, little glow reindeer, glimmer

Finland’s Reindeer Herder’s Association is trying something new this year to help save reindeer lives: glow in the dark reindeer. The story was originally reported Monday by Finnish national... Full story

 
 Opinion    February 21, 2014

Our View: Hi-Line darts and laurels, February 21, 2014

Laurel — Havre High School‘s wrestling team has done the town proud again by winning the Montana Class A championship. This is the second year in a row. There were some exciting matches, en route to the title, including the championship match bet... Full story

 
 By Carley C. Robertson    Opinion    February 21, 2014

Physician-assisted suicide would corrupt the profession

I am a general medical practitioner, with 30 years experience in north-central Montana, and have lived in this community for more than 20 years. Montanans Against Assisted Suicide has decided to appeal its case with the Montana Medical Examiner... Full story

 
 State News    February 21, 2014

Montana attorney general wants evidence in Missoula cases

MISSOULA (AP) — Montana's attorney general is asking the U.S. Justice Department to send him the evidence in sexual assault cases the agency believes the Missoula County attorney's office should have prosecuted but didn't. Attorney General Tim Fox... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    February 21, 2014

Bears hold back Lights; Skylights romp in home finale

It was an up-and-down senior night in the Armory Gymnasium. And while the No. 22 Montana State University-Northern women's team raced past Rocky Mountain College, the Battlin' Bears men spoiled the... Full story

 
 Sports    February 21, 2014

Friday's Prep Basketball: Chester/J-I girls, Rocky Boy boys to play for district championships

Another busy day of the 9C tournament is in the books and Saturday's games are set. Friday at the HHS gymnasium, Hays-Lodge Pole beat Turner 80-56 and North Star took down Big Sandy 54-28 in boys loser-out games. In the girls loser-out game, Big... Full story

 

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