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Articles from the July 1, 2013 edition

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 By Tim Leeds    Local    July 1, 2013

Rain, heat bring odor, other worries to area

People smelling an unusual odor in this area similar to what people smell in smog-socked areas shouldn’t have to worry about that, but the heavy rain, and heat, are leading local officials to warn of other concerns. A smog-like odor people may... Full story

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    July 1, 2013

Havre mulls nonpartisan elections

Havre voters may have the option this fall of approving nonpartisan municipal elections. City Council member Andrew Brekke has proposed doing away with partisan elections and having the mayor and council members elected on a nonpartisan basis, much l... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    July 1, 2013

County files felony assault charge against Stidham

A Havre woman arrested for attempted murder now faces a series of formal charges, all lesser than the original arrest charge. The Hill County Attorney Friday charged Cindy Stidham, 47, with assault with a weapon, a felony, along with two counts of pa... Full story

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    July 1, 2013

Free flowers thanks to anonymous donor

A woman walked into Angie’s Wildflowers in downtown Havre on Friday to order flowers for a friend who had met her goal on losing weights. “No charge,” said owner Angie Pratt to the surprised woman. A man had called Pratt Thursday night and... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    July 1, 2013

Lowrance pleads not guilty to gun charges

A Havre man has pleaded not guilty to charges stemming from claims he pointed a gun at another man during a fight that came out of an argument about a dog, and shot the gun to show it was loaded. James R. Lowrance, born in 1990, pleaded not guilty... Full story

 
 Obituaries    July 1, 2013

Marian T. Buell

Marian T. Buell, 96, passed away peacefully Thursday evening June 27, 2013, at Northern Montana Care Center of natural causes. Public viewing will be held 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Tuesday, July 2, 2013, a... Full story

 
 Obituaries    July 1, 2013

Douglas Wayne Johnson

Douglas Wayne Johnson, 66, died Saturday, June 29, 2013 ,at his home in Fort Belknap. His wake service will begin Monday, July 1, 2013, at 410 Flathead Street In Fort Belknap. His traditional funeral service will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 2, 2013, at... Full story

 
 Obituaries    July 1, 2013

Richard McClelland Hurd

Richard McClelland Hurd, 78,  formerly of Bozeman, Mont., Kremlin, Mont, and Yuma, Ariz., passed away in his Yuma home on Saturday, June 29, 2013, after a yearlong battle with cancer. An obituary and memorial to follow.... Full story

 
 Local    July 1, 2013

For the Record, July 1, 2013

Havre Police Department During a motor vehicle stop on 13th Avenue Thursday at 7:44 a.m., an officer arrested an 18-year-old Havre man for driving under the influence, operating a vehicle without valid registration, minor in possession, possession... Full story

 
 By Lindsay Brown    Local    July 1, 2013

Keeping cool

Gauge Chapman, 7, jumps while playing in an above-ground pool on 4th Street.... Full story

 
 By Havre Police Department    Local    July 1, 2013

National Night Out will have several new features

Havre Police Department Tuesday, Aug. 6, residents and friends of Havre are invited to Havre's second National Night Out. The event is sponsored in conjunction with the Havre Border Patrol Sector, Hill County Sheriff’s Office, Havre Sector of the M... Full story

 
 By H. Earl Clack Museum    Local    July 1, 2013

From the Clack: Museum hours extended for summer

The Hill County Clack Museum has started its summer hours, and will keep them until Labor Day. Summer hours are Monday through Saturday 10 a.m. to 6 p.m,, and noon to 5 p.m. Sundays. Visitors during... Full story

 
 By Buckle Up Montana    Local    July 1, 2013

People reminded to buckle up over holidays

As the nation approaches its birthday, people are thinking about the start of picnics, parades, travel vacations and fun times with families. The one thing that too many Montanans are not thinking about is wearing a seatbelt during their travels.... Full story

 
 By Special to the Havre Daily News    Local    July 1, 2013

Artitudes reception planned for Steve Helmbrecht

Artitudes Gallery Presents "Canvas and Stone" featuring the mixed media work of Steve Helmbrecht from his personal portfolio as well as ceramic art from his recent work at Montana State University-Northern. The show will be up during July and... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    July 1, 2013

Golf on the Hi-Line: Harlem's course, a hidden oasis

Across the golf crazy United States, there are hidden golf courses that turn out to exceed golfers’ expectations. courses people may drive past daily, but don’t know what they have to offer until... Full story

 
 State News    July 1, 2013

Complaint: Bullock campaign illegally coordinated

Complaint: Bullock campaign illegally coordinated HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Gov. Steve Bullock's former campaign is rebutting allegations from a Billings businessman that the campaign illegally coordinated activities with third-party groups. James... Full story

 
 State News    July 1, 2013

Former Libertarian congressional candidate missing

HAMILTON (AP) — A former Libertarian congressional candidate from Victor has been reported missing. The Ravalli County sheriff's office is asking for helping in locating 53-year-old David Philip Kaiser. He was last seen at about 6 p.m. Friday and... Full story

 
 By Matt Gouras and Matt Volz The Associated Press    State News    July 1, 2013

Bullock on climate change plans: Wait for details

HELENA (AP) — President Barack Obama's goal of limiting carbon-dioxide emissions has put Democratic leaders in energy-producing states such as Montana in a bind, caught between bellicose Republican statements of a "war on coal" and emboldened... Full story

 
 Local    July 1, 2013  
 By MATTHEW BROWN Associated Press    State News    July 1, 2013

White House has Montana coal country on the defensive

COLSTRIP (AP) — After several years of taking a beating from the poor economy, new pollution rules and a flood of cheap natural gas, the coal industry was on the rebound this year as mining projects moved forward in the Western U.S. and demand for... Full story

 
 By John Kelleher    State News    July 1, 2013

Nonpartisan elections crosses first hurdle

Havre City Council took the first step in changing to nonpartisan elections Monday night when unanimously gave tentative approval to a referendum on the fall ballot. Two residents, State Rep. Kris Hansen, and former Hill County GOP chair Brad Lotton... Full story