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Articles from the December 27, 2013 edition

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 By George Ferguson    Sports    December 27, 2013

Lights, Skylights go back to work

It’s back to work for the nationally ranked Montana State University-Northern basketball teams, and this weekend marks the end of nonconference play. Following this weekend’s home games for the... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    December 27, 2013

2014 Frontier Basketball Preview: Posts

For the last decade, maybe even more, Frontier Conference women’s basketball has been known for having some of the top post players in all of NAIA basketball. The league has been dominated by bigs,... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    December 27, 2013

2014 Frontier Basketball Preview: Posts

There’s no question the talent at the guard position in Frontier Conference men’s basketball is outstanding this season. But there’s no shortage of great post players either, and it seems just a... Full story

 
 Local    December 27, 2013

For the Record, December 27, 2013

Havre Police Department A two-vehicle, noninjury crash was investigated after officers received a 2:52 p.m. Thursday call from 2nd Street. ——— Renee Jean Denny, 63, of Box Elder, was arrested on a charge of shoplifting after officers responded... Full story

 
 Obituaries    December 27, 2013

Floyd E. Gould

GREAT FALLS - Floyd E. Gould, 79, passed away at his home Monday, Dec. 23, 2013, in Great Falls from natural causes. A memorial service will be held at O'Connor Funeral Home on Monday, Dec. 30, 2013,... Full story

 
 Obituaries    December 27, 2013

Ardith R. 'Tinkey' Cushing

CHESTER - Ardith R. "Tinkey" Cushing, 75, who enjoyed crafts, cooking and poetry, died Dec. 20, at Lewistown, N.H. Her memorial service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 28, at Our Savior's Lutheran... Full story

 
 Obituaries    December 27, 2013

Floyd L. Herman

RUDYARD — Floyd L. Herman, 62, a local farmer, died of cancer on Dec. 23 in Rudyard.  His funeral will be 11 a.m. Monday, Dec. 30, at the Calvary Evangelical Church in Rudyard. A reception will follow. Burial will be at Grace Church Cemetery... Full story

 
 Obituaries    December 27, 2013

Ruby Reed

CHINOOK — Ruby Reed, 87, passed away Dec. 24, 2013, in Chinook. Funeral services will be held Monday, Dec. 30, 2013, at 11 a.m. at the American Lutheran Church in Chinook. Arrangements have been made with Edwards Funeral Home of... Full story

 
 By Emily Mayer    Local    December 27, 2013

Havre of the Past: New trains on the Great Northern

The newspaper on microfilm for this week in 1893 is not available, so we will go back in time to 1898, when Havre had been incorporated for five years. Entries for this article, which is the 51st... Full story

 
 By Pam Burke    Opinion    December 27, 2013

Let's just name it George

Anymore, I’m happy once Christmas is over not because I am curmudgeonly or because of the commercialism, or the mad frenzy to have everything ready for the big day, or even the constant... Full story

 
 Opinion    December 27, 2013

Our View: Hi-Line darts and laurels, December 27, 2013

Laurel — The Salvation Army made sure that nearly 300 kids on the Hi-Line received Christmas gifts they wouldn't have had otherwise. Actually, the Salvation Army didn't do it a alone. Lots of Hi-Liners took part by picking cards from the Giving... Full story

 
 State News    December 27, 2013

Montana's new Indian prisons liaison talks goals

GREAT FALLS (AP) — The American Indian liaison for the state Department of Corrections says he's working to provide cultural awareness to agency staffers and to help Native American inmates prepare for their release. Harlan Trombley told the Great... Full story

 
 By MATT VOLZ Associated Press    State News    December 27, 2013

Prosecutors oppose letting off ex-pot lobbyist

HELENA (AP) — Federal prosecutors oppose a former medical marijuana lobbyist's request to be removed from probation so he can tend to his sick mother without restrictions. Assistant U.S. Attorney Joseph Thaggard said Thursday in response to Tom...

 
 By MATT VOLZ Associated Press    State News    December 27, 2013

Business equipment tax reduction among new laws

HELENA — An estimated 17,000 small businesses in Montana will be exempt from paying the state's business equipment tax under a new law that takes effect on Wednesday. The reduction in the business equipment tax is one of a handful of bills passed... Full story