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Articles from the August 4, 2014 edition

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 By Chris Peterson    Sports    August 4, 2014

Return of state fastpitch tourney a big success

Fans and players alike experienced an atmosphere that was unique and festive as the Sixth Avenue Memorial Field played host the 2014 Montana Men’s Fastpitch state tournament. The event, played in... Full story

 By George Ferguson    Sports    August 4, 2014

2014 Frontier Football Preview: Running wild in the Frontier

The running game. Over the last few Frontier Conference football seasons, running back and powerful running attacks have been at the forefront of all of the league’s offensive fireworks. And though... Full story

 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    August 4, 2014

Rocky Boy Powwow dazzles

The 50th Annual Rocky Boy Celebration brought the area's biggest powwow to the Rocky Boy's Indian Reservation powwow grounds Friday through Sunday. The first grand entry for the three-day event was...

 By John Kelleher    Local    August 4, 2014

Lewis touts biodiesel in Havre visit

Democratic U.S. House candidate John Lewis was in Hill County Friday, touring biotech facilities at Montana State University-Northern, touting his new energy and agriculture policies and then attending the powwow at Rocky Boy's Indian Reservation.... Full story

 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    August 4, 2014

Warriors come out to play

The 2014 Rocky Boy All Nation Ultimate Warrior Challenge sent the teams through a grueling relay-style race around Rocky Boy's Indian Reservation Friday. The men, however, had to take the entire... Full story

 By Tim Leeds    Local    August 4, 2014

Havre looks this week at 'Bridges Out of Poverty'

The Hill County Health Department is bringing a look at ways to reduce poverty in the county to Havre Tuesday and Wednesday as part of an effort to help young children even before they are born, along with everyone else in the community. Hill County...

 Local    August 4, 2014

For the Record, August 4, 2014

Havre Police Department Samantha Brooke Johnson, 19, of Havre and Jordan James Normandy, 20, of Havre were arrested on Justice or City court warrants after officers served the warrants at 6:34 a.m. Friday on 5th Street. ——— Officers investigate... Full story

 Obituaries    August 4, 2014

Deland L. Robertson Jr.

Deland L. Robertson Jr., 41, passed away on Thursday, July 31, 2014, at Benefis Medical Center in Great Falls, Montana, of natural causes. Wake services will begin with a rosary at 7 p.m. on Sunday,... Full story

 By Travis Kavulla    Opinion    August 4, 2014

Thanks to public for following PSC debates

I'm writing to thank the public and the press for following the Public Service Commission's nine-day-long hearing on NorthWestern Energy's proposed acquisition of a dozen dams. The PSC expects to... Full story

 By Virginia Seigel    Opinion    August 4, 2014

Cast of 'Sympathy Jones' was a treat to watch

The best $10 bucks I've spent all summer was for the tickets to "Sympathy Jones: The New Secret Agent Musical," directed by Audrey Barger and Angela Pratt. It was wonderfully cast and performed by a tremendously talented group of Havre's youth.... Full story

 By Lois Leeds    Opinion    August 4, 2014

What happened to 4-H fair coverage?

I have always enjoyed the local Hill County fair, now known as the Great Northern Fair, especially when I was a child and involved in 4-H. Now that I am grown up, I still enjoy watching my nieces and nephews with their 4-H projects. This is why I am... Full story

 By MATTHEW BROWN LISA BAUMANN    State News    August 4, 2014

US House candidates' energy plans reveal contrasts

BILLINGS (AP) — Montana's U.S. House candidates claim to offer "all-of-the-above" solutions to the nation's energy problems— a familiar mantra among politicians keen to give equal attention to fossil fuels and renewables such as wind and solar.... Full story

 By The Associated Press    State News    August 4, 2014

5 Things to Know in Montana for Aug. 5

Your daily look at news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today. CAMPAIGN CONTRIBUTION LIMITS LIKELY TO STICK THROUGH ELECTIONS: Officials say a court decision on whether individuals and political parties can give unlimited a... Full story