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Articles from the September 24, 2013 edition

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 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    September 24, 2013

Free clothes fence strong despite recent wipe-outs

Someone took more than their fair share Friday at the “Free Clothes Fence.” Though the clothes are free to those in need, someone took every piece of clothing on the fence, which wraps around Brannigan’s house and was full at the time. “They... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    September 24, 2013

Dems talk U.S. Senate seat at Havre meeting

Three potential Democratic candidates to fill the seat being vacated by U.S. Sen. Max Baucus, D-Mont., spoke at the Hill County Democrats annual fundraiser Friday, although only one spoke as an actual candidate. Dirk Adams, who ranches north of Livin... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    September 24, 2013

Tester, Walsh: Dems need to take Helena

A U.S. senator and the Montana lieutenant governor both told Hill County Democrats last Friday that they believe it is crucial for party members to mobilize to find and elect candidates and to get people to the polls in 2014. Sen. Jon Tester,... Full story

 
 By Daniel Horton    Local    September 24, 2013

Stand-alone photo: Northern Homecoming royalty

Members of the Montana State University-Northern Homecoming Court appear at Saturday's Lights football game with Dickinson State. From the left, the duke and duchess, Tyson Ferda and Mary Kaercher,... Full story

 
 Obituaries    September 24, 2013

Brian Wayne Solberg

Brian Wayne Solberg, 54, of Chinook, Mont., passed away on Sept. 20, 2013, due to complications from diabetes.  Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 27, 2013, at Holland &... Full story

 
 Local    September 24, 2013

For the Record, September 24, 2013

Havre Police Department Officers investigated an 8:47 a.m. Monday complaint at the police department about a 24/7 Sobriety Program violation. ——— A stolen pool cue was investigated after officers received a 3:01 p.m. Monday call from a 1st... Full story

 
 Opinion    September 24, 2013

Our View: Native American Week, a time to celebrate, reflect

Native American Week is being celebrated this week, and activities are planned throughout the area. Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation is planning a host of activities, some light-hearted and fun, others serious and meaningful. Most schools in Indian... Full story

 
 By Monica J. Lindeen    Opinion    September 24, 2013

Obamacare is coming, learn the facts

Growing up east of Billings, I didn’t ski. I didn’t know anybody who did. So, for me, the first snow meant a few days of exhilaration and about six months of being cold. I know some skiers now. They always get excited when the snow flies. For the... Full story

 
 By Daniel Horton    Sports    September 24, 2013

Hi-Line Football Roundup

With football season marching on, some local teams continued to struggle, while others continued to prove they are on the rise this season. Friday, the Big Sandy Pioneers and North Star Knights... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    September 24, 2013

What we saw, what we'll see

What a weekend of sports in Havre, and beyond. I guess that’s what you get when you mix the fall sports season, homecoming at Montana State University-Northern and Festival Days together. And while... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    September 24, 2013

Northern's Trevor Baum honored by the Frontier

For the second week in a row, a Montana State University-Northern football player has been honored by the Frontier Conference. MSU-Northern junior punter, and starting cornerback Trevor Baum was... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    September 24, 2013

Hi-Line Volleyball Roundup

Another busy week of high school volleyball is in the books, and as last weekend unfolded, it’s perfectly clear that the District 6C East is going to be a race which goes right down to the wire.... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    September 24, 2013

Lights get votes, four Frontier teams ranked

The Montana State University-Northern football team is off to a great start. And now, the Lights are getting some national attention. In the new NAIA Coaches Poll, released Monday afternoon, the... Full story

 
 Sports    September 24, 2013

Hi-Line athletes of the week

The Havre High volleyball team was in desperate need of wins heading into its matches with Laurel and Hardin last Saturday. And with some offensive power from Blue Pony senior Lacey Waid, the Ponies... Full story

 
 Local    September 24, 2013

Stand-alone photo: Native American games

Highland Park Early Primary School kindergartners play the hoop and hacky sacks game Friday morning during the fourth annual traditional games day. Schools throughout the area are planning programs,... Full story

 
 Local    September 24, 2013

Chinook Sugarbeet Festival schedule of events

Friday, September 27th 1 to 6 p.m. - Vendors on Main Street Chinook, Contact Jennifer Hellman at 945-7978 1:30 p.m. - Homecoming Parade on Main Street Chinook 7:30 p.m. - Chinook High School Homecoming Football Game at Hoon Field Saturday, September... Full story