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 By Alex Ross    Local    October 10, 2017

Havre couple run against each other in Senate race

A Havre couple has joined the race to become Montana's next U.S. senator, with the couple filing on the opposite sides of the ticket and possibly facing each other in the general election. James...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    September 25, 2017

GOP Senate hopefuls stump in Havre

Four Republican Senate candidates and a spokesperson for a fifth possible contender looking to enter next fall's Senate race introduced themselves to the local party faithful and took aim at both the...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    September 22, 2017

GOP Senate candidates in Havre Saturday

Four Republicans vying to be their party’s nominee in next fall’s U.S. Senate election, will speak at the Hill County Republican Party’s Fall Harvest Dinner this Saturday.   Hill County Republican Party Chair Andrew Brekke said attendees will...

 

Bullhook sets counseling for people in East Fork Fire

Havre Daily News staff Bullhook Community Health Center in Havre has set a series of events starting today to help people deal with the stress of dealing with the East Fork Fire in the Bear Paw Mountains. “The type of stress and devastation...

 

Bullhook sets sessions to help people deal with fire's mental, emotional impacts

Bullhook Community Health Center has set a series of counseling sessions, starting today, for people who had to deal with the East Fork Fire in the Bear Paw Mountains Anyone involved in or impacted...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    September 15, 2017

Some criticize state handling of East Fork Fire

Area ranchers and volunteers who fought the East Fork Fire criticized The Montana Department of Natural Resources and Conservation at a meeting in Montana State University-Northern's Hensler...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    September 14, 2017

Tester wants forest management and fire funding changed

U.S. Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont., said in a telephone press conference Wednesday that the federal government needs to change how it funds wildfire fighting, and it needs to treat wildfires like it does...

 
 By Paul Dragu    Local    September 1, 2017

Hi-Line Living: Big Sandy: Small town, small school

Montana is a big state filled with many small towns, many of which have their own small schools. Big Sandy is one such town, though it wasn't always as small. Going back to the '70s, Big Sandy High...

 

Our View: Darts and Laurels: A laurel and a dart to Zinke on monument review

The Havre Daily News is giving both a laurel and a dart to the Montanan in the highest government position in the country, Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke. Kudos to Zinke for saying he will recommend several monuments, including the Upper...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    August 21, 2017

Work starts on regional water treatment plant

TIBER DAM - Gov. Steve Bullock and Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont., joined leaders of the Chippewa Cree Tribe and officials from nearby communities, for a groundbreaking ceremony at Tiber Reservoir Friday...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    August 10, 2017

Bullhook sets color run for Saturday

Bullhook Community Health Center will hold its Second Annual Color Run Saturday, an event that will kick off a week of activities Aug. 13 to 19 to mark National Health Center Week. “We are doing it just to offer a fun, healthy activity for the...

 
 By Paul Dragu    Local    August 7, 2017

Demand leads to new Big Sandy kamut facility

While demand for Kracklin' Kamut grows and 100,000 acres of kamut grain now are contracted in the U.S. and Canada, a new production facility officially opened Friday in Big Sandy. The facility, named...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    August 3, 2017

Gianforte talks about issues and the process in Congress, D.C.

Six week after he was sworn in as Montana's only member of the U.S. House Representatives, U.S Rep. Greg Gianforte, R-Mont., made a few stops in the Havre area Wednesday as part of a listening tour...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    August 2, 2017

Tester offers online assistance finding fire, drought help

U.S. Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont., has launched an online portal on his Senate website Monday to help Montanans affected by drought and wildfire get federal assistance faster, a press release says. “As fires and drought spread across Montana, I want to...

 

People need to know the reality of the Lodgepole fire

I think this is a good time to share the obvious reality concerning the Lodgepole fire complex. First of all, lightning started the fire in Sandage Coulee, not in Lodgepole Creek. Sandage Coulee is located in the center of a Wilderness Study Area....

 
 By Paul Dragu    Local    July 28, 2017

Hi-Line Living: Should Fresno feed fish as well as crops?

Advocates say it's high time Fresno Reservoir be recognized and authorized as what it already is - a recreational body of water and fishery as well as an irrigation reservoir. This year's drought has...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    July 26, 2017

Daines: Time to move forward on health care reform

Montana U.S. Sen. Steve Daines, R-Mont., said in a telephone press conference Tuesday that he looks forward to the senate debate on possible legislation to repeal and replace the Patient Protection...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    July 21, 2017

Hi-Line Living: Looking for water in north-central Montana

Last week, amid sweltering heat and arid conditions, the Chippewa Cree Tribe of Rocky Boy's Indian Reservation was grappling with a shortage of available drinking water. Chippewa Cree Tribal Water...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    July 18, 2017

Tester calls to keep UMB as monument

Montana Democratic Sen. Jon Tester reiterated his support for the Upper Missouri River Breaks National Monument keeping its national monument status Friday in a video posted on YouTube and a letter to...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    July 14, 2017

Daines, Tester re-introduce rural water bill

Montana's U.S. Sens. Jon Tester and Steve Daines reintroduced a bill Thursday to provide a guaranteed annual fund of $80 million over 20 years for rural water projects including the Rocky...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    July 13, 2017

Tester blames Trump for health insurance rate hikes

U.S. Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont., Wednesday blamed Montana's 2018 proposed health insurance rate increases on efforts by the Trump administration to "try to undermine intentionally the health care...

 
 By Paul Dragu    Local    July 3, 2017

Ament talks skate parks, Pearl Jam dreams

Pearl Jam bass player and skate park advocate Jeff Ament spent Saturday hanging out in his hometown of Big Sandy by one of the many skate parks he's built in Montana. Ament and friends celebrated at...

 
 By Jon Tester    Opinion    July 3, 2017

Fight for what really matters

Too often, policy debates in Washington, D.C., devolve into partisan fistfights. Each side becomes so focused on landing a punch that they forget why they climbed into the ring in the first place. Just a few years ago, one in five Montanans did not h...

 

Time for Daines, Tester to help small business

Obamacare has been burdensome for small business. This week, the Senate has a chance to do something about it. Year after year, when the National Federation of Independent Business surveys its members, they say their No. 1 priority is healthcare,...

 

Don't let Senate close the door on Montana

Senate Republicans have crafted a plan that will unhinge our nation’s health care system and leave Montana families and the people who care for them scrambling to pick up the pieces. To make matters worse, they’ll vote on the bill next week...

 

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