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Articles from the February 27, 2014 edition

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 By George Ferguson    Sports    February 27, 2014

Bears bite Rams in Northern C opener

GREAT FALLS — The Box Elder Bears have beat a lot of teams with a running clock in the second half this season. But it was at least a little bit of a surprise that they would have the clock running... Full story

 
 By Daniel Horton    Sports    February 27, 2014

Aiming for Great Falls: HHS girls seek third Central A title

The Havre High girls basketball team is no stranger to success at the Central A Divisional tournament. And the Blue Ponies are gunning for more of it this weekend. After a 61-38 win over conference... Full story

 
 By Daniel Horton    Sports    February 27, 2014

Aiming for Great Falls: Pony boys play Browning with state tourney berth on the line

The Havre High boys basketball team knows it is right in the thick of things among the rest of the Central A, but the Blue Pony boys also know they will have to be at their very best if they hope to... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    February 27, 2014

Robinson and Class C hoops a perfect match

There’s a uniqueness to Class C basketball in Montana. The game has a quality all its own. It’s the type of basketball that isn’t just for the players and coaches, it’s for every member of... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    February 27, 2014

Deep-freeze weather to hit again

After another short burst of warmth, north-central Montana is expected to again plunge into frigid winter temperatures, with some light snow expected along with the cold weather. This weather pattern is putting much of the rest of the state into... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    February 27, 2014

Cutting spending, regulations a common call

In a slew of candidates talking during Sunday’s Lincoln-Reagan Day Republican event in Havre, four U.S. House candidates put different spins on a common idea — many Montana problems come from a big government in Washington and the only way to... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    February 27, 2014

Tester: 'Rays of hope' for more productive Congress

Montana’s senior U.S. Senator said the gridlock in Washington seems to be lessening after a fight that shut the federal government down and nearly stopped an increase in the U.S. debt limit last fall. Sen. Jon Tester, a Democrat, was the keynote... Full story

 
 Local    February 27, 2014

For the Record, February 27, 2014

Havre Police Department Officers called to Boulevard Avenue at 12:01 p.m. Wednesday to investigate a disturbance between a man and a woman made two arrests, but no further information was provided. ——— After a caller from a 1st Street West... Full story

 
 Opinion    February 27, 2014

Our View: Candidates have lots of questions to answer

As the staff at the Havre Daily News have been interviewing candidates for the U.S. House and U.S. Senate, it is becoming more clear that the decisions that affect the everyday lives of Montanas are more often made in Helena, not Washington. Despite... Full story

 
 By Carolaine Schafer    Opinion    February 27, 2014

Thank you for honoring Schafer

On behalf of the Schafer family, I wish to extend a most profound thank-you to the Hill County Pachyderm Club and Mr. Andrew Brekke, president, for honoring our beloved Richard "Dick" Schafer at the recent Lincoln-Reagan Day Dinner, Feb. 23,... Full story

 
 By Robert Wood    Opinion    February 27, 2014

Preserve Montana's heritage, reject vote on trapping ban

There’s an unfortunate misconception among some in our state these days about trappers and trapping. And while I know there are those who dislike the very idea of an animal being harvested for any reason, it is vital that Montanans who are being as... Full story

 
 By Sondra Ashton    Opinion    February 27, 2014

On the edge of possibility

I perch on that edge, jump back and forth across the line, ignore it, bow to it. Some days I refuse to recognize possibility, let inertia carry me like a raft on the Pacific tides, beyond sight of... Full story

 
 Obituaries    February 27, 2014

Darlene M. Berger

Darlene M. Berger, 80, of Rocky Boy, passed away on Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2014, at Northern Montana Care Center, of natural causes. A visitation will be held from 2 to 4 p.m. on Friday, Feb. 28, 2014,... Full story

 
 Obituaries    February 27, 2014

Lorraine Jacobs

Lorraine Jacobs, 75, of Box Elder, passed away on Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014, at her residence of natural causes. Funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Feb. 28, 2014, at Rocky Boy Catholic Church with Father Pete Guthneck officiating.... Full story