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Articles from the September 12, 2013 edition

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 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    September 12, 2013

Donaldson Hall gets much-needed repairs

Work to preserve and renovate Donaldson Hall is underway and many wait in anticipation to discover the historic building’s next purpose. Donaldson Hall was the third building on the Northern... Full story

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    September 12, 2013

New Blue Pony will lead the cheers for Havre High

A new Blue Pony mascot will be working up crowds at Havre Blue Pony games this year thanks to the efforts of the Havre High Boosters Club. The old Blue Pony is believed to be 12-13 years old and was... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    September 12, 2013

Death by Chocolate is just around the corner

Montana Actors’ Theatre’s annual fundraising gala is coming up quick, with some new twists. The local acting company’s event, scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 28, in the Montana State... Full story

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    September 12, 2013

Another lottery winner in Havre

The Havre Holiday store sold another winning lottery ticket — this time for $9,000 — Wednesday. The winnings for three tickets sold in Havre have been unclaimed so far. On July 3, a $30,000 ticket was sold at the Sinclair store on 1st Street,... Full story

 
 Local    September 12, 2013

For the Record, September 12, 2013

Havre Police Department Responding to a request to assist a citizen made at the police station Wednesday at 2:30 p.m., officers made an arrest. No further details were provided. ——— Officers investigated a 3:31 p.m. Wednesday call from a 1st... Full story

 
 Opinion    September 12, 2013

Our View: State should follow Havre's example in mail-in ballots

There was not a whole lot of reason to vote in the recent Democratic and Republican Havre municipal primaries. In fact, there’s a good argument that the state law that mandates elections when there are no contests is a bit archaic — to say nothin... Full story

 
 By Sondra Ashton    Opinion    September 12, 2013

Leaping lizards! A lynch mob levels their aides at council meeting

Holy Baloney! I’ve been on Harlem City Council the entire seven years I’ve been back in this little town of my youth. We’ve begged and pleaded for people to please show up, please. One is a... Full story

 
 By Daniel Horton    Sports    September 12, 2013

MSU-Northern hosts annual fall rodeo

The college rodeo season comes and goes with the blink of an eye this time of year, so local fans aren’t going to want to miss a chance to see the Montana State University-Northern rodeo teams... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    September 12, 2013

Frontier Conference Notebook: UM-Western makes a stunning season debut

We’re only two weeks into the Frontier Conference football season, but already 2013 is shaping up to be as tumultuous as 2012 was. And just like in 2012, surprise teams are emerging. The Montana... Full story

 
 By Daniel Horton    Sports    September 12, 2013

Blue Pony spikers move to another big tourney

Every year the Havre High volleyball team plays in some of the state’s top volleyball tournaments, and heading into only the third weekend of their season, the Blue Ponies will travel to one of... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    September 12, 2013

Frontier Preview: Skylights among Frontier title contenders

What a year it was in Frontier Conference volleyball back in 2012. The conference ended with Carroll College beating the Montana State University-Northern Skylights in a dramatic five-set match that... Full story

 
 State News    September 12, 2013

Beach supporters seek parole hearing

HELENA (AP) — An attorney for a Montana State Prison inmate who is serving a 100-year sentence without the possibility of parole for a murder he says he didn't commit is asking the state parole board to recommend he receive a parole hearing.... Full story

 
 State News    September 12, 2013

Tester says he opposes military strike in Syria

HELENA (AP) — U.S. Sen. Jon Tester says that he opposes a military strike in Syria. The Obama administration had asked Congress to vote for military action against Syria to destroy its chemical weapons. In recent days, though, focus has shifted to... Full story

 
 State News    September 12, 2013

Man arrested in Helena charged in 2000 Calif. killing

HELENA (AP) — U.S. Marshals and police in Helena have arrested a man wanted on a homicide warrant issued in San Diego, Calif. The Independent Record reports 36-year-old Phong Thanh Huynh was arrested Wednesday at the nail salon where he worked.... Full story