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Articles from the July 25, 2013 edition

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 By Tim Leeds    Local    July 25, 2013

Hospital cancels foot clinics, blames Obamacare

Some local retirees are up in arms at a cost-saving measure by Havre’s hospital; cancellation of a nearly 20-year-old program of traveling foot-care clinics, with the clinics now being offered only at the hospital itself. Some 40 residents of... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    July 25, 2013

'Midsummer/Jersey' opens tonight at Little Theatre

The Montana Actors’ Theatre youth production company starts a two-week run of something old and something new tonight, with a mixture of Shakespeare and MTV. “Midsummer/Jersey,” a blend of... Full story

 
 By Shelby Stormer    Local    July 25, 2013

St. Jude to get new playground, parking lot

St. Jude Thaddeus Parish and School is currently undergoing construction for a new parking lot and playground. The playground and parking area have been a source of displeasure for some time now. The... Full story

 
 Obituaries    July 25, 2013

Betty (Passon) Fisk Shropshire

Betty (Passon) Fisk Shropshire, 70, formerly of Havre, passed away on Tuesday, July 16, 2013, in Broomfield, Colo., of natural causes. Cremation has taken place, and memorial services will be held... Full story

 
 Obituaries    July 25, 2013

Loren Victor Rasmussen

Loren Victor Rasmussen, 97, a retired rancher, passed away July 17, 2013. Memorial services will be held Saturday, July 27, 2013 at 1 p.m. at the Jehovah’s Witnesses Kingdom Hall in Chinook. Arrangements have been made with Edwards Funeral Home of... Full story

 
 By Matt Volz - Associated Press    State News    July 25, 2013

Bullock visits troops in Afghanistan, Kuwait

Gov. Steve Bullock made a surprise visit to Afghanistan Wednesday to meet with Montana troops in his first trip overseas since taking office in January. The Democratic governor was in Kabul as part... Full story

 
 By Matt Volz - Associated Press    Local    July 25, 2013

First trials planned in Catholic sex-abuse cases

HELENA — Attempts to settle allegations that hundreds of Montanans were sexually abused as children by Roman Catholic clergy have been stymied by challenges from the church's insurers over which claims they are obligated to cover. So attorneys... Full story

 
 By Sondra Ashton    Opinion    July 25, 2013

Harlem Class of '63: Go, Pork Chop, go!

Our class was small (graduating only twenty-three) but we were tight. Whatever we set our collective mind to do, we did it up right. Year after year we had the best float in the Home-Coming Parade,... Full story

 
 By Bobbi Teasley    Opinion    July 25, 2013

Hospital's foot clinic is a necessity for Hill County seniors

The discontinuation of the foot care clinics that have been provided to the residents of the Havre Eagles Manor as well as many other locations along the Hi-Line was announced last Thursday. It appears that the desire of Northern Montana Health Care... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    July 25, 2013

Lights release exciting hoops schedule

The Montana State University-Northern men’s basketball team has went to three straight NAIA national tournaments. The Lights are also in the midst of one of the most winninegst runs the program has... Full story

 
 Sports    July 25, 2013

Stand-alone photo: Blue Ponies take annual Hoop Fest by storm

Members of the Havre High girls basketball team pose for a photo at the annual Hoop Fest in Spokane last month. Pictured left to right, Brandy Lambourne, Dani Wagner, Morgan Mazurkiewicz, Peyton... Full story