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Articles from the September 9, 2013 edition

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 By Tim Leeds    Local    September 9, 2013

Assisted-living facility coming to Havre

Local retirees will soon have a new location where they could live, with an assisted-living complex expected to be opening up in the late spring or early summer next year. Shelley Nuelle, director of... Full story

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    September 9, 2013

Atlatl competition entertains despite rain

The atlatl competition at the Wahkpa Chu’gn Buffalo Jump Saturday and Sunday saw 42 entrants take up historic weapons and try their hand at throwing spears. “You know what you call a really bad... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    September 9, 2013

Houle back on Rocky Boy council

The Chippewa Cree Tribe’s Business Committee at Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation said a council member is back to work now that the U.S. government has dropped charges alleging he embezzled federal stimulus act dollars. “Mr. John Chance Houle... Full story

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    September 9, 2013

United Way kicks off 2013 drive

When people donate to United Way of Hill County, they ought to be thinking of the people served by the funded agencies, said Lorraine Verploegen. Verploegen, executive director of the local United... Full story

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    September 9, 2013

Info session planned on construction projects

The Havre school district will hold two public meetings tonight to explain the referendum that will soon go to the voters. The district is asking for $5 million to rehabilitate Sunnyside School and Havre High School. The meeting starts at 6:30 p.m.... Full story

 
 Local    September 9, 2013

For the Record, September 9, 2013

Havre Police Department Officers investigated an 8:26 a.m. Friday call from Boulevard Avenue about two tires that had been slashed. ——— Officers investigated a noninjury, two-vehicle crash after receiving a 10:19 a.m. Friday call from a 4th... Full story

 
 By Erin Madison - Great Falls Tribune    State News    September 9, 2013

Montana mountain man star of History Channel show

ERIN MADISON Great Falls Tribune YAAK (AP) — Tom Oar has been living in the Yaak, trapping and tanning hides for some 35 years. Little has changed about Oar's day-to-day routine in the past two... Full story

 
 Opinion    September 9, 2013

Our View: You get your money's worth from United Way

United Way of Hill County will be out asking people to make donations in coming weeks. It will be difficult. Economic times are tough, and most Havre people have already made generous contributions to a host of other organizations and charities. But... Full story

 
 By Daniel Horton    Sports    September 9, 2013

Lightning disrupts Ponies and Cowboys

There was a feeling in the air that the Havre High football team had an opportunity to beat the Miles City Cowboys for the first time in a long time. But Mother Nature had different ideas, and an... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    September 9, 2013

Saints run away from Lights

HELENA — For 15 minutes, the Montana State University-Northern Lights shut out the mighty Carroll College Fighting Saints. For a half, the Lights were locked in a great defensive battle with another... Full story

 
 By Daniel Horton    Sports    September 9, 2013

A bizarre home opener

The end of the prep football season is typically when the weather starts to turn ugly. Especially in the state playoffs, teams have to deal with the elements and they play in the wind, they play in the rain, and they play in the snow. But football... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    September 9, 2013

Pony golfers miss out due to weather

Friday was simply a bad weather day in Montana, and it affected more than just the Havre High football game at Blue Pony Stadium. Severe thunderstorms popped all over the state Friday, including in the Glacier National Park area where the Havre High... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    September 9, 2013

Saturday had a different feel in Helena

HELENA — Over the years, the Carroll College Fighting Saints have been a tough nut to crack. Not just for the Montana State University-Northern Lights, but for every team in the Frontier Conference. And following Saturday’s 31-3 loss to the... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    September 9, 2013

Skylights sweep matches in Great Falls

One weekend is all that stood between the Montana State University-Northern volleyball team and a Frontier Conference opening match against the Carroll College Fighting Saints. But that weekend included two matches against quality NCAA Division II... Full story

 
 By Daniel Horton    Sports    September 9, 2013

Blue Pony spikers fall to Central A rivals

After a solid season-opening win over Browning a week ago, the Havre High Blue Pony volleyball team was hoping to grab a few more wins over a very busy weekend. But after a couple of Central A losses Friday, and a 1-4 showing in pool play Saturday,... Full story

 
 By Daniel Horton    Sports    September 9, 2013

HHS harriers off and running

It was not a typical season debut for the Havre High boys and girls cross country teams, but despite the poor weather that battered prep sports all over the state, the Blue Ponies made it out of the weekend with much-needed competition. It was a wind... Full story

 
 Sports    September 9, 2013

Mustangs break Bobcats in the final seconds

DALLAS (AP) — Garrett Gilbert threw a 4-yard touchdown pass to Darius Joseph with 12 seconds left to give SMU a 31-30 victory over Montana State on Saturday night, stunning the No. 3 team in FCS.... Full story

 
 State News    September 9, 2013

County commission rejects women's health money

HAMILTON (AP) — Commissioners in Ravalli County have rejected nearly $50,000 in federal funding for women's health care. Commission Chairman Jeff Burrows tells the Ravalli Republic (http://bit.ly/13BgfX7 ) that he supports most of the services... Full story