Havre Daily News - News you can use

 

Articles from the October 17, 2013 edition

Sorted by date  Results 1 - 17 of 17

 By George Ferguson    Sports    October 17, 2013

Skylights and Argos meet for round two

It was just seven days ago that the Montana State University-Northern volleyball team dismantled the Great Falls Argos in the Armory Gymnasium. And it was just seven days ago that the Skylights ended... Full story

 
 By Daniel Horton    Sports    October 17, 2013

HHS spikers face Bulldogs tonight

Already in the final stretch of the regular season, the Havre High volleyball team has limited time to get where it needs to be to be competitive in the postseason. But the Central A Blue Ponies will... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    October 17, 2013

Many area teams battling for high school playoff berths

It's getting frosty outside. With every passing day, more leaves fall, the temperatures drop, and each night, there's a bit more bite to the air. Fall is in full effect, and on the Hi-Line, as well... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    October 17, 2013

Frontier Conference Notebook: Bye week was good for the Lights

If ever a team needed a bye week, it might have been the Montana State University-Northern Lights. MSU-N opened its season all the way back on Aug. 29 in Dickinson, N.D., and played four of its first... Full story

 
 Sports    October 17, 2013

Maroon/Gold wrestling dual moved to Tuesday night

The Montana State University-Northern wrestling team has moved its annual Maroon/Gold Dual, which was slated for tonight at the Armory Gymnasium. The dual will instead be held Tuesday night at 7 p.m. according to head coach Tyson Thivierge. The... Full story

 
 Sports    October 17, 2013

Prep Football Standings, Power Polls and Volleyball Standings

Prep Football Standings Central A Conf. Overall Belgrade 3-0 5-2 Havre 2-1 3-3 Livingston 1-1 1-6 Browning 0-2 1-6 Lewistown 0-2 0-6 Eastern A Conf. Overall Billings Central 3-0 5-1 Laurel 3-0 5-2 Sidney 1-2 5-2 Miles City 1-2 3-3 Hardin 1-2 2-4 Glen... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    October 17, 2013

Local federal offices limp back toward operation

With Congress passing a bill, and President Barack Obama signing it into law, to reopen government and raise the federal debt ceiling, local federal operations should be moving back toward normal, although offices still seemed to be closed in the... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    October 17, 2013

Stidham back in jail for violating conditions

A Havre woman originally arrested for attempted murder, later downgraded to assault with a weapon, is back in the county jail awaiting a hearing on claims she violated conditions of her release. Cindy Stidham, born in 1966, was in the Hill County Det... Full story

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    October 17, 2013

Boucher: Repair the streets

Matt Boucher is running for Ward 4 councilperson against Karen Datko in the elections underway. Boucher, 27, graduated from Havre High School and was in the U.S. Marine Corps for five years, where he achieved the rank of sergeant and was a... Full story

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    October 17, 2013

Datko: Revitalize east side

Karen Datko is running for Ward 4 council person against Matt Boucher in the elections underway. If elected, she hopes to revitalize Havre’s east side, which she thinks is sometimes neglected. Datko, 58, was raised in Pennsylvania and attended... Full story

 
 By Lindsay Brown    Local    October 17, 2013

Stand-alone photo: Smashing cars for school spirit

Ben Seigel smashes a car in the Havre High School parking lot last Thursday after school at a pep club fundraiser before the Havre-Lewistown football game last Friday. The Blue Ponies travel to... Full story

 
 Obituaries    October 17, 2013

Michael John Lowe

Michael John Lowe, 29, died Tuesday, Oct. 15, 2013, due to a motor-vehicle accident.  Cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 19, 2013, at the... Full story

 
 Obituaries    October 17, 2013

Clifford Fredricksen

Clifford Fredricksen, 81, of Great Falls, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013 of natural causes. Services are pending at O’Connor Funeral Home.... Full story

 
 By Sondra Ashton    Opinion    October 17, 2013

From fish to furniture

I try to be cognizant of the three-day rule when I am a guest, whether I'm visiting with friends or family. After three days, fish or guest, one stinks. One notices the speculative eyeball, "When do... Full story

 
 Opinion    October 17, 2013

Our View: Political practices commissioner is right on the target

The Montana Commissioner of Political Practices office has always been something of a hero to us. The tiny office with a small staff has been responsible for monitoring campaigns throughout the state to determine if they are following Montana’s fai... Full story

 
 By John Hines    Opinion    October 17, 2013

NorthWestern Energy answers questions on Devon purchase

Our customers look to us to provide natural gas and electricity safely, reliably and at the best price possible. That’s why, after a decade of primarily being a pipes and wires company that had to rely on market purchases, we are purchasing... Full story

 
 By Havre Art Association    Local    October 17, 2013

Northern prof featured at art association show

The 43rd Annual Havre Art Association Show and Sale will be at Van Orsdel United Methodist Church, 410 5th Ave., Havre, Saturday, Nov. 2, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sunday, Nov. 3, noon to 5 p.m. This... Full story