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Articles from the June 11, 2013 edition

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 By Tim Leeds    Local    June 11, 2013

Hi-Line preparing for flood recovery

While people are trying to get through the latest round of flooding in the region, local officials have been quietly, behind the scenes, preparing to once again go through the next step: recovering from the third major flood disaster in four years... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    June 11, 2013

Museum board plans new displays, new events

The H. Earl Clack Museum Board talked Monday about making some changes and bringing new events to the museum and the archaeological bison kill site it manages. Board Chair Judi Dritshulas appointed a committee to look at condensing and modernizing... Full story

 
 By Shelby Stormer    Local    June 11, 2013

Havre native chosen as contestant on 'The Bachelorette'

Havre native Bryden Vukasin, who now lives in Missoula, is a contestant for “The Bachelorette,” Season 9, which is running Mondays on ABC. The first episode aired May 27, the second June 3, and the third Monday. The fourth episode is scheduled fo... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    June 11, 2013

Baucus, Tester praise Farm Bill progress

Montana’s U.S. senators said they were pleased that their chamber — again — passed a five-year Farm Bill. The Senate passed the bill Monday on a 66-27 vote. It passed a version last year, but Sp... Full story

 
 By Lindsay Brown    Local    June 11, 2013

Fishing on Fresno

One hundred teams were on the water at Fresno Reservoir Saturday morning competing in the Fresno Walleye Challenge.... Full story

 
 Local    June 11, 2013

For the Record, June 11, 2013

Havre Police Department The Havre Police Department dispatch log for Friday morning through Sunday morning was not received until after deadline Monday. The information is included today. During a motor vehicle stop on 1st Street at 8:05 a.m. Friday... Full story

 
 Obituaries    June 11, 2013

Roland Ritter

Roland Ritter, former Rudyard resident, passed away in Bozeman, Mont., on Dec. 29, 2013 at the age of 95. There will be a memorial service for Roland on Saturday, June 15, 2013, at 2 p.m. at New Beginnings Lutheran Church in Rudya... Full story

 
 Opinion    June 11, 2013

Our View: We can all learn from Medal of Valor presentations

More than 1,500 Montana families whose relatives have been killed in the military or are missing in action will be receiving a Meal of Valor from the state of Montana. State officials will spend the next year identifying those who are eligible to... Full story

 
 By Press release    Local    June 11, 2013

Womanless beauty pageant raises money for Relay for Life

The Life Is Sweet, Sweet Home Relay for Life team, held its Second Annual Womanless Beauty Pageant Saturday. Twelve contestants competed, and the event was once again a crowd pleaser. Organizers... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    June 11, 2013

Skylights ink standout hoops center

Typically, the college basketball recruiting season comes to an end late in the spring, but not for Montana State University-Northern women’s basketball coach Chirs Mouat who landed a prized transfer just days ago. Mouat recently announced the... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    June 11, 2013

North Stars host the Great Falls Hawks

Just two days after wrapping up a successful Havre Jamboree, the Havre North Stars American Legion baseball club is back at it. Tonight, the North Stars host the Great Falls Hawks in a twin bill,... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    June 11, 2013

It's tourney time at local courses

The rain has gone away. But flooding continues to be the story on the Hi-Line, and in many parts of Montana. Flooding is still a main concern at Beaver Creek Golf Course as well. As of Monday afternoon, the waters have receded some at BCGC, but much... Full story

 
 State News    June 11, 2013

Missoula Countyattorney speaks to DOJ investigation

MISSOULA (AP) — The Missoula County attorney says he is willing to scrutinize the way his office handles sexual assault and rape cases, but will not cooperate with a Department of Justice probe he calls politically motivated. Fred Van Valkenburg... Full story

 
 By MATT VOLZ Associated Press    State News    June 11, 2013

Legislators uphold final 19 Bullock vetoes

On both pieces of legislation mentioned in this story, Resp. Kris Hansen, R-Havre, Rep. Wendy Warburton, R-Chinook, State Sen. Jonathan Windy Boy and Sen. Greg Jergeson, D-Chinook, voted to override Gov. Steve Bullock's vetoes. Rep. Clarena Brockie,... Full story

 
 By MATT VOLZ Associated Press    State News    June 11, 2013

Montana tax collections higher than expected

HELENA (AP) — Montana has collected more taxes than expected, but state spending also is going up. Legislative Fiscal Division analysts said Tuesday state revenue is nearly $1.8 billion with less than a month left in the fiscal year. That's an 11... Full story

 
 Local    June 11, 2013  
 State News    June 11, 2013

Grizzly bear captured near Marias River, relocated

GREAT FALLS (AP) — A 4-year-old male grizzly bear has been captured near the lower Marias River and relocated west of Glacier National Park after a family reported lambs and a calf had been killed. Fish, Wildlife and Parks grizzly bear manager... Full story