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Articles from the December 13, 2013 edition

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 By George Ferguson    Sports    December 13, 2013

Blue Ponies ready to race

When the high school swimming season begins Saturday at the Havre Community Pool, there was something noticeably different about the Havre High boys and girls swim teams as they race into a new... Full story

 
 By Daniel Horton    Sports    December 13, 2013

Tipoff: Pony girls host Rustlers in home debut

Housing maybe the strongest overall roster in years, the Havre high girls basketball team will finally get the long awaited season underway this weekend. But it won’t be the easiest start to a... Full story

 
 By Daniel Horton    Sports    December 13, 2013

Tipoff: Malta, CMR await Havre boys

There is always plenty of mystery surrounding a growing basketball team at the beginning of a new season, but second-year head coach Curt Leeds is hoping to learn a lot about his slightly older Havre... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    December 13, 2013

MSU-N spikers receive more honors

The volleyball season has been over for some time now, but the awards are still rolling in for the Montana State University-Northern Skylights, especially senior hitter Abby Nicholas. Nicholas was... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    December 13, 2013

George Ferguson Column: Great moments in an intriguing football season

Every season, football just seems to get bigger and bigger. It seems to get put under a more powerful microscope. That’s probably because it’s the most popular sport in the U.S. right now, and it’s not even close anymore. Football on the... Full story

 
 Sports    December 13, 2013

Hi-Line Sports Schedule

Friday High School Basketball Havre girls at Malta, 6 p.m. Havre boys at Malta, 7:30 Native American Classic At Havre HLP vs Kainai boys, 12:30 p.m. HLP vs Kainai girls, 5:30 p.m. Rocky Boy vs... Full story

 
 Opinion    December 13, 2013

Our View: Hi-Line darts and laurels, December 13, 2013

Laurel — If you are looking for a quiet time in the middle of the Christmas rush, stop by Van Orsdel United Methodist Church from 5 to 7 p.m. Saturday. The church will be puttin on its annual living Nativity scene. It is a moving experience. It... Full story

 
 By Pam Burke    Opinion    December 13, 2013

It's a booty-full life lesson

I’ve long held that I learn the best life lessons about being a better human from my animals. Not that I spend time staring into my dog’s brown eyes pondering the existential status of the universe or basing important life choices on how many... Full story

 
 By Mary Jane Borlaug    Opinion    December 13, 2013

Boys & Girls Club raised $100,000, thanks to generous Havre support

Thank you so much, community of Havre, for your continued support of the Boys & Girls Club of the Hi-Line. The sixth annual Festival of Trees was so successful, the only word I can use to describe it is: WOW! Each year we have businesses and individu... Full story

 
 By Elsie Arntzen    Opinion    December 13, 2013

Keep Feds out of sage grouse plan

With the federal government declaring sage grouse “warranted” for listing as an endangered species, Montana must act before the feds yet again interfere with the management of our state. Bureaucrats in D.C. and Helena all too often ignore the... Full story

 
 By Emily Mayer    Local    December 13, 2013

Havre of the past: Rumors of new Fort Assinniboine commander

For this 50th installment celebrating Havre’s 120th anniversary of incorporation we go back to 1893. There were a lot of little paragraphs of local happenings in the Dec. 14, 1893, issue of The Havre Advertiser. Among those entries were: We learn... Full story

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    December 13, 2013

Plans finalized for weekend fundraisers

Plans are being finalized for weekend activities coordinated by the Havre High School Key Club aimed at raising funds for two Havre families with sick children. First Baptist Church and New Beginnings Fellowship are the most recent of the churches... Full story

 
 Local    December 13, 2013

For the Record, December 13, 2013

Havre Police Department Officers investigated a possible sexual assault reported at 6:52 a.m. Thursday. ——— Officers investigated a hit-and-run crash reported from 4th Avenue at 9 a.m. Thursday. ——— During a motor vehicle stop on 13th... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    December 13, 2013

Grandin headlines Cabin Fever classes

If Hi-Line residents want to shake the winter doldrums, Montana State Extension Service again is offering some special classes, with a world-famous lecturer speaking on two of her specialties -... Full story

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    December 13, 2013

Bell ringers strive to meet goal

Salvation Army volunteers and staffers have worked hard and the Havre community has opened its heart, said Trina Crawford, the Salvation Army's executive director. So far, the Red Kettle Campaign has... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    December 13, 2013

MAT opens 'Still Life with Iris' Friday

Montana Actors' Theatre is presenting a play in the holiday season about a girl's search for home, the fantasy "Still Life with Iris." In the spirit of Christmas, the amateur acting troupe is giving... Full story

 
 Obituaries    December 13, 2013

Cecelia Ann Lumpkin Bentley

In Loving Memory Of Cecelia Ann Lumpkin Bentley 1924 - 2013. Surrounded by the love of her children, Cecelia ("Ceil") Ann Lumpkin Bentley went home to her Heavenly Father on Dec. 11, 2013. She was... Full story

 
 Obituaries    December 13, 2013

Geraldine 'Jere' L. Briere

Mass of Christian Burial will be 11:30 a.m. Monday, Dec. 16, 2013, at St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Sartell, Minn., for Geraldine "Jere" Briere, 60, who passed away Monday, Dec. 9, at St.... Full story

 
 Obituaries    December 13, 2013

Paul I. Johannesen

LORING — Paul I. Johannesen, 52, a rancher and waterline contractor, died of natural causes at his home on Dec. 10. The family will receive friends on Friday, Dec. 13, at 7 p.m., at the Kirkwood Memorial Chapel. Funeral services will be 2 p.m.... Full story

 
 Obituaries    December 13, 2013

Robert F. 'Bob' Greytak

     Robert F. "Bob" Greytak, 82, a North Hingham farmer, self-taught mechanic and avid reader, died Sunday at his residence in Havre.      Rosary will be 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, at Our Lady... Full story

 
 By Pam Burke    Local    December 13, 2013

Rocking the Ice Dome

On a Friday night in late November Eric McLain is out on the frozen rink of the Havre Ice Dome setting up for what has to be one of the area's most obscure sports: curling. Though curling is most... Full story

 
 Breaking News    December 13, 2013

Friday's Prep Basketball: Havre boys win, girls fall in Malta

The Havre High boys basketball team opened the season with a 44-38 win Friday night in Malta, led by sophomore Dane Warp's 17 points. Meanwhile, the Blue Pony girls dropped their season-opener to the M-Ettes, 47-37. The Pony girls host CMR Saturday,... Full story

 
 State News    December 13, 2013

Advocates seek to reverse rape sentence in Montana

BILLINGS (AP) — Advocates for women urged the Montana Supreme Court on Friday to strike down a one-month prison sentence for a former high school teacher convicted of raping a freshman student. In a friend of the court brief, six advocacy groups to... Full story

 
 State News    December 13, 2013

US Senate confirms 2 federal judges for Montana

BILLINGS (AP) — The U.S. Senate confirmed two nominees for federal judgeships in Montana, including the first woman in the state to hold such a post. The Senate voted late Thursday to confirm Montana Supreme Court Justice Brian Morris as a U.S.... Full story

 

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