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 Opinion    April 24, 2015 

Our View: Hi-Line darts and laurels

Laurel — The Montana Legislature has given final approval to a proposal to help preserve Montana’s Native languages. Gov, Steve Bullock is almost certain to sign it. Sponsored by Sen. Jonathan Windy Boy, D-Box Elder, the bill would help school...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    April 22, 2015

4 local couples named environmental heroes

Recycle Hi-Line celebrated its sixth anniversary by honoring people who have supported the group in its effort to clean up the environment. At Monday night’s Havre City Council meeting, Candi Zion, a founder and the chair of Recycle Hi-Line, handed...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    April 21, 2015

Havre Council nixes urban chickens

No urban chickens in Havre. That was the decision of City Council Monday night, as council members voted 5-2 against the plan to allow people to keep chickens in their backyards with strict limits. Council members, including some who voted for its...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    April 21, 2015

Peterson: City faces many infrastructure problems

Havre has many major infrastructure faults that will be expensive to cure, the city's public works superintendent told City Council Monday night. Work will begin soon on the $9.5 million renovation...

 
 By Tori Thomas    Local    April 21, 2015

Havre tree task force to help kids plant for Arbor Day

The Havre Task Force for Urban Reforestation Committee will celebrate Arbor Day with a tree seedling planting session Monday at Pepin Park. More than 200 second-grade students from Lincoln-McKinley Primary School, Rocky Boy Elementary School and St....

 
 Local    April 17, 2015

Agenda: Havre City Council

Havre City Council will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at city hall. The agenda: Pledge of Allegiance Roll call Minutes Committee reports Public comments on regular agenda items one through 11. For items not on this agenda, public comment will be taken at...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    April 16, 2015

Scout proposes making a dog park for Havre

The city of Havre may establish a city park where dogs can run free without leashes. Boy Scout Jonathan Klein brought his proposal to Havre City Council's Parks Committee Wednesday night. Klein hopes...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    April 13, 2015

Boucher touts street repair plan

Havre City Council member Matt Boucher Friday touted the 20-year, $30 million street renovation project, though he admitted it would only put a dent in the city’s infrastructure problems. The proposal would cost taxpayers about $233 per year on a $...

 
 Local    April 10, 2015

Celebrating History: Starting work on 'Assinniboine School'

By Emily Mayer As the weather warmed up, so did the building news reported in the newspapers 100 years ago. For this 15th column in the Year of the Buildings series, we find a lot of entries regarding buildings in Hill County. The biggest news came...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    April 9, 2015

Havre gears up for city election 2015

Havre is in the beginning stages of planning for its 2015 municipal elections. City Council Monday night gave routine approval to a request from Hill County Clerk and Recorder Sue Armstrong that the election be done entirely by mail-in ballot. All...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    April 7, 2015

Havre one step away from urban chickens

The city of Havre is a step closer to allowing urban chickens after a vote of City Council Monday night. Council voted 4-1 with three members absent to move forward to a public hearing on the question at 7 p.m. Monday, April 20, at City Hall....

 
 Local    April 3, 2015

Agenda: Havre City Council

Havre City Council will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at City Hall. The agenda: • Call to order • Pledge of Allegiance • Roll call • Minutes • Committee reports Public comments agenda Items: 1 through 8 only. For Items not on this agenda, public co...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    March 24, 2015

Chicken bill goes to City Council

Havre City Council will soon take up the issue of whether people should be allowed to keep chickens in their yards. The council’s Ordinance Committee voted Monday night to send to the council the proposed ordinance members have been working on for...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    March 17, 2015

Paulson new Havre assistant fire chief

Mel Paulson, an 18-year veteran firefighter, has been named assistant Havre fire chief Mayor Tim Solomon nominated Paulson to the post, and the appointment was ratified unanimously by City Council Monday night Solomon said Paulson "meets and exceeds...

 
 Local    March 13, 2015

Agenda: Havre City Council

Havre City Council will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at city hall. The agenda: Call to order Pledge of Allegiance Roll call Minutes Committee reports Public comment on regular agenda Item: 1 through 4 only.. For Items not on this agenda, public comment...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    March 10, 2015

Panel talks chicken ordinance

Havre City Council may soon get a modified proposal to allow people to have chickens on their property. Under a plan considered by the council’s Ordinance Committee Monday, chickens would be allowed with strict regulations. Four chickens would be...

 
 Opinion    March 6, 2015

Letter to the Editor:

Editor: It wasn't all that long ago I was walking door to door, campaigning for Havre City Council. I was greeted by many with a smile and a thank-you. Others were curious if I was a Democrat or Republican. The remaining concerned citizens asked...

 
 Opinion    March 4, 2015

Letter to the Editor: Enforce ban on cellphone use while driving

Editor: Where is the outrage? Propose chickens in town and there is all kinds of opposition with feedback to the councilmen. Why not with people driving with cellphones in their hands. How many accidents have there been or how many injured people...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    March 3, 2015

Council sets Top 10 for street repairs

Havre City Council has taken the first step toward holding a referendum this fall on a proposal for a 20-year, $30 million project to upgrade the city’s aging streets and stormwater network. The project would begin by making repairs to 10 priority...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    March 3, 2015

Mayor: No word on police chief

It’s been 18 months since Havre Police chief Kirk Fitch retired, and no permanent successor has been named. That’s almost as long as Fitch had been chief. Assistant Chief Gabe Matosich has been acting chief during that time. Havre resident Bill...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    March 3, 2015

US Bank Park in for a facelift from Havre Trails

US Bank Park will be spruced up because of the work of Havre Trials. The nonprofit organization that is trying to build up Havre's system of walking and bike trails will sign an agreement with the...

 
 Local    February 27, 2015

Agenda: Havre City Council

Havre City Council will meet at 7 p.m. Monday at city hall. The agenda: Pledge of Allegiance Roll call Minutes Committee reports Public comments on agenda items: For Items not on this agenda, public comment will be taken at the end of the agenda....

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    February 27, 2015

Bear Paw Development features Hi-Line successes

At the annual Bear Paw Development Corp. luncheon, various stories of economic development from north-central Montana were presented. The speakers at the luncheon were all assisted in some way by...

 
 Local    February 19, 2015

Great Falls firm lowest bidder on sewage treatment plant

Dick Anderson Construction Co. of Great Falls is the apparent low bidder for the overhaul to the city of Havre’s wastewater treatment facility. The firm bid $9,585,130. That is nearly $1.5 million higher than engineer estimates for the project,...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    February 18, 2015

Council eyes funds for bus system

Havre City Council has given its backing to North Central Montana Regional Transit system and may soon give it some money. Jim Lyons, transit system director, appeared before council Tuesday to seek its endorsement of its most recent rounds of...

 

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