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Articles from the August 27, 2013 edition

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 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    August 27, 2013

Cattlemen push for 'country-of-origin labeling'

The Unites States Cattlemen’s Association, is taking the next step to pass a law that requires meat retailers to place country-of-origin labels on meat packaging. Jess Peterson, the executive vice president of USCA, met with a group of ranchers... Full story

 By Tim Leeds    Local    August 27, 2013

Vigliotti sworn in as new Hill County clerk of court

A new clerk of District Court for Hill County took office this morning, bringing two decades of experience as a deputy clerk to take the position vacated by 26-year veteran Dena Tippets. Hill County... Full story

 Obituaries    August 27, 2013

Gloria B. Hasler

Gloria B. Hasler, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, sister and dear friend to many, passed away on Aug. 24, 2013, due to complications from chemotherapy treatment. She was 65. Gloria was born on Oct. 29, 1947, to William and Elsa (Beyl) Bieber of... Full story

 Obituaries    August 27, 2013

Myrtice Ratto

Former Havre resident Myrtice Ratto passed away Aug. 15, 2013, in Albany, Ore. She was born Feb. 27, 1922, in Zurich, Mont., to Howard and Ester Brown, long-time Havre residents. She will be buried with her husband, Andrew Ratto, in Oakland, Calif.... Full story

 Local    August 27, 2013

For the Record: August 27, 2013

Havre Police Department A 54-year-old Havre woman was arrested for assaulting a partner or family member on 4th Avenue after officers investigated a call about a disturbance at 8:20 p.m. Friday. ——— Officers arrested a 39-year-old Havre man... Full story

 By Bonnie Mosbrucker    Opinion    August 27, 2013

Voting sets a fine example for children

This is a historic week. Ninety-three years ago, women gained the right to vote. My grandmothers were young adult women at the time and had no say in who represented them. This is hard to fathom. Wednesday is the 50th anniversary of the March on... Full story

 By Bill Thackeray    Opinion    August 27, 2013

Don't jump to conclusions with vice-chancellor

I was surprised at your article on the newly resigned vice-chancellor at Montana State University-Northern being criticized for raising the grade of a student at her former administrative position. After all, reviewing student grades and helping... Full story

 By George Ferguson    Sports    August 27, 2013

MSU-N Football 2013: Lights Aim to be stingy on defense

Having a top-rated defense is almost a must if teams are going to be successful in the Frontier Conference. That’s because it seems like almost everybody has a high-powered offense these days.... Full story

 By George Ferguson    Sports    August 27, 2013

MSU-N football special team's preview for 2013

Kickers, punters, ultra-fast return men, those things can be the difference between wins and losses in college football. The Montana State University-Northern Lights saw a couple of special team’s... Full story

 By George Ferguson    Sports    August 27, 2013

Champions and aces at Prairie Farms

So it’s time to say good bye to another golf season. I know, I realize the weather is still amazing and should be for a while, and even I might hit the links a few more times before Halloween. But,... Full story

 State News    August 27, 2013

Ex-Billings teacher gets 30 days for student rape

BILLINGS (AP) — A former Billings Senior High School teacher who pleaded guilty to raping a 14-year-old student who later killed herself has been sentenced to 30 days in jail by a judge who said the victim was "older than her chronological age"... Full story