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Articles from the March 5, 2014 edition

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 By Daniel Horton    Sports    March 5, 2014

State A Preview: The boys are back

For the first time since the 2006 season, the Havre High boys basketball team is going back to the Class A state basketball tournament. And it is a new and exciting experience for everybody, as... Full story

 
 By Daniel Horton    Sports    March 5, 2014

State C Preview: Box Elder is three wins from glory

Right now, there is no reason for anybody to doubt that the No. 1-ranked Box Elder Bears have what it takes to win a Class C state championship. The Bears have been ranked No. 1 nearly all season... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    March 5, 2014

State A Preview: Ponies face Columbia Falls, tough A field

The long wait of eight years is over for the Havre High boys basketball team is over. The Blue Ponies are finally back in the Class A state tournament. But Havre won’t just be going to Great Falls... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    March 5, 2014

Lights, Skylights hang on in NAIA Polls

It’s getting down to the wire for the Montana State University-Northern men’s and women’s basketball teams. And after the last regular season Coaches Polls were released Tuesday afternoon,... Full story

 
 By Ken Brubaker    Sports    March 5, 2014

Local Bowling Report: Burrington and Mapes leading No-Tap tourney

The score of 1,758 bowled by Alicia Burrington and Ryan Mapes is still holding down the top spot after the second weekend of play in the Annual No-Tap Mixed Doubles. Second and third also remain the same with Michele and Doug Denny and Julie Rodgers... Full story

 
 Sports    March 5, 2014

Hi-Line Sports Schedule

Thursday High School Basketball State A boys At Great Falls 12:30 p.m. Laurel vs Stevensville 2 p.m. Havre vs Columbia Falls 6:30 p.m. Dillon vs Miles City 8 p.m. Belgrade vs Polson State C boys At Butte 12:30 p.m. Wibaux vs Fairview 2 p.m. Box... Full story

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    March 5, 2014

Cold causes crisis for Havre homeless

The director of a local service organization suggested to City Council that Havre needs to create accommodations for homeless people. Havre city government and Hill County ought to consider opening a temporary housing shelter for homeless people... Full story

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    March 5, 2014

Havre area donates most blood in state

Montana State University-Northern students and Havreites filed into the Student Union Building ballroom Tuesday to add to the already successful American Red Cross Blood Drive in Havre. Chris Quinn,... Full story

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    March 5, 2014

Church of Nazarene plans new church

New Beginnings Church of the Nazarene is a vibrant parish that will build a new church if it sells its church on 310 South Dell. That’s the message from John Powell, pastor of the south side church. Some people at Monday night’s Havre City... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    March 5, 2014

Not guilty pleas entered again in Rocky Boy embezzlement

A string of indictments alleging embezzlement at a north-central Montana Indian reservation continue to work their way through federal court, with one set of defendants again pleading not guilty and one in another case scheduled to be sentenced... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    March 5, 2014

Gov. Bullock to speak at Havre seminar

Gov. Steve Bullock is joining the list of speakers who will be in Havre Wednesday to talk about the economy. The University of Montana’s Bureau of Business and Economic Research announced Tuesday that Bullock will speak about the state of the... Full story

 
 Local    March 5, 2014

For the Record, March 5, 2014

Havre Police Department Officers investigated a 7:02 a.m. Tuesday call from Pine Drive about a vehicular hit and run and an arrest was made. ——— Legrand Chad Cazier, 29, of Havre was arrested on a charge of trespassing after officers responded... Full story

 
 Obituaries    March 5, 2014

Dorothy J. 'Dixie' Cooper

HAVRE - Dorothy J. "Dixie" Cooper, 79, of Havre, passed away on Sunday, March 2, 2014, at Benefis Medical Center of natural causes. Dixie passed peacefully with her family adoringly at her side.... Full story

 
 Obituaries    March 5, 2014

Fred Christie Crosby Jr.

Fred "Chris" Christie Crosby Jr., 70, passed away Monday, March 3, 2014, surrounded by his family at Northern Montana Hospital due to COPD. His funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday,... Full story

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    University    March 5, 2014

Wilderness Club in the works for Northern

A new club being formed on campus will give students the opportunity to get outdoors and explore the flora and fauna of the Havre region. Jaakko Puisto is the faculty adviser for the club, or will be if everything goes according to plan. Puisto and... Full story

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    University    March 5, 2014

Expert on Chinese pottery presents at MSU-Northern

An expert on ceramic pottery gave a presentation on his travels to China and the pottery it is famous for Tuesday night in the latest installment of the Chancellor's Lecture Series at Montana State... Full story

 
 State News    March 5, 2014

Amtrak busing passengers over Marias Pass

KALISPELL (AP) — Amtrak is busing its Empire Builder passengers between stations in Whitefish and Shelby due to the threat of avalanches on Marias (muh-RY'-us) Pass. Amtrak spokesman Marc Magliari said Wednesday that passengers will ride buses... Full story

 
 State News    March 5, 2014

Police halt man carrying bison heart to governor

HELENA (AP) - A Blackfeet tribal member carrying a bison heart in a plastic bag in protest of an Idaho tribe's hunt of pregnant bison was stopped outside Gov. Steve Bullock's office in the Montana... Full story

 
 By MATT VOLZ Associated Press    State News    March 5, 2014

Groups allege illegal coordination by Zinke

HELENA — Two Washington, D.C.-based advocacy groups have filed a complaint with the Federal Election Commission accusing a U.S. House candidate in Montana of illegally coordinating with the political-action committee he created. The Campaign Legal...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Breaking News    March 5, 2014

Freezing rain makes dangerous driving conditions, Havre schools delayed.

Freezing rain likely followed by snow is causing icy conditions from the Rocky Mountain Front through North Dakota, and with some schools or buses delayed or canceled. National Weather Service issued a freezing rain advisory from Fort Benton... Full story