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Hi-Line Girls Roundup: North Star sweeps District 9C games

Several girls basketball teams closed out the 2016 portion of the season with some exciting games this week. And when the action returns to the Hi-Line in January, teams will already be gearing up for...

 
 By Paul Dragu    Local    December 23, 2016

Spirit of Christmas shines through in north-Central Montana

The local Christmas season calendar is packed with tree lightings, live nativity scenes, theatrical performances, acts of charity, choral and orchestral student performances, parades through brightly...

 

Hi-Line Boys Roundup: T-Birds, Stars continue early hot streaks

With the holiday break on the horizon and a number of games scheduled in the final few days of school before Christmas, it was a hectic week as far as local boys basketball was concerned. The action...

 

Blue Ponies ground the Eagles

There isn't much of a rivalry on the wrestling mat when it comes to the Havre Blue Ponies and Lewistown Eagles going head-to-head. And, when the two teams hooked up to close out 2016, Havre again...

 

Bison run over Blue Pony boys

Facing the monumental task of trying to beat Brendan Howard and the Great Falls High Bison, the Havre High boys basketball team hung tough early, bu,t soon enough, were overrun. When it was all said...

 

HHS girls come up short in Great Falls

The Havre High girls basketball team may not have beaten Great Falls High Thursday night in Swarthout Fieldhouse, but the Blue Ponies competed from start to finish in a game that caused more stress...

 

Out Our Way

Mark 1:1 Out our way, Goliath and I made a deal for this week's column. You know how he hates the reindeer ears I made him wear one year for bell ringing with the Salvation Army. Well, he agreed to...

 

Practical Pastoring, Book Five: Ordination Conclusion

As pastors, part of our job is to study. Pastor Dan studied Spanish in order to help him in his ministry. At the beginning of your ministry you should immerse yourself in the Word. Fill your reservoir so that rivers of living water will flow out of...

 

Hello God, it's me, Mara

You know, Lord, as You reckon time, just a couple of days ago a Star was born: 2 Peter 3:8: (“Beloved, do not forget this one thing, that with the Lord one day is as a thousands years, and a thousand years as one day.”) This unique Star’s...

 

Senior Center News, Dec. 23, 2016

North Central Senior Citizen’s Center, Dec. 26-30 Monday — Holiday Tuesday — Transportation from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.; bingo at 1:15 p.m. Wednesday — Transportation from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.; TOPS at 8 a.m.; cards at 1 p.m.; mall or Walmart shopping...

 

Papayik graduates from UCO

Havre resident Jason Christopher Papayik graduated from the University of Central Oklahoma with a Master of Science degree in applied mathematical science-mathematics as a part of the fall 2016 class, which included 1,227 students from throughout...

 

Obituary: Leonard Arthur Erickson

BUTTE — Leonard Arthur Erickson lived a long life during a remarkable time. He was 97 years old when he passed away Dec. 17, 2016, at The Springs Care Center in Butte.  He was born April 20, 1919, to Charles and Edna Erickson in Butte and...

 

Agendas: Dec. 23, 2016

Monday County offices are closed in observance of Christmas Tuesday 10:30 a.m. — Road Supervisor — Hanson Wednesday Office hours Thursday 9:30 a.m. — Oath of Office — commissioner 10 a.m. — Business meeting Manual claims Employment review...

 

For the Record, Dev. 23, 2016

Havre Police Department Officers investigated a theft report after a Ninth Avenue Northwest caller said Thursday at 9:33 a.m. that her cellphone was stolen. —— Jeffrey Duane Jones of Havre, 24, was arrested on two Justice or City court warrants...

 
 By Pam Burke    Opinion    December 23, 2016

Making the holiday spirit bright

In this busy time of year — while I wait for the the first wave of crowds to run out of money and the second wave to get their gifts exchanged post-Christmas — so I can do my holiday shopping,...

 

City boy enjoys small town Christmas

Before moving to Havre, I didn’t believe small towns existed, much less small town Christmases. It was a myth, all of it, fantasies invented and romanticized in Sherwood Anderson and Larry Watson books. Sure, I’d driven through quaint southern...

 

Celebrating History: Completing St. Mark's

As Havre was preparing for Christmas 100 years ago, work continued to complete the long-in-construction St. Mark’s Episcopal Church. This article was printed on the front page of The Havre Plaindealer in its Dec. 23, 1916, issue: HALF OF REQUIRED...

 

Local News - Dec. 23, 2016

Buses will stop for holidays Press release North Central Montana Transit has announced that its buses will not run Monday, Dec. 26, or Monday, Jan. 2, in observance of the Christmas and New Year’s holidays. Buses will resume their normal schedules...

 
 By Paul Dragu    Local    December 23, 2016

Shopping spree winners dash through grocery aisles

A group of Rocky Boy residents who won holiday shopping sprees dashed through Gary & Leo's Fresh Foods Thursday afternoon as they loaded more than $1,800 in groceries within two minutes. The...

 
 By Paul Dragu    Local    December 23, 2016

Water break costs water access at Rocky Boy

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency issued an emergency order on Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation Thursday after multiple water pipes burst and residents lost access to clean water with three days left until Christmas. The emergency order,...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    December 23, 2016

Tempel picked to replace Hansen in Senate

Members of the county commissions from Cascade, Chouteau, Hill and Liberty counties picked a county commissioner to take the place of a senator who is on her way to work at the state Auditor's...

 

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