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 By Paul Dragu    Local    November 17, 2017

FADC: Helping Montana 'ag-preneurs'

The Montana Food and Agriculture Development Center Network was created to help agricultural visionaries and entrepreneurs with ideas who need a little extra push making it happen. "You have a great...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    November 10, 2017

Local recycling enters a new era

One era of recycling on the Hi-Line has ended, but another has begun. Recycle Hi-Line, which five years ago started a citywide recycle drive, held for several years now on the third Saturday of each...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    November 3, 2017

Hi-Line Living: Fun, food and SCHOLARSHIPS

When Cayeveoon "Paco" Jones received a scholarship to Montana State University-Northern, it was a big deal. Jones, a senior from Oklahoma City, majors in health promotion and plays for the Northern...

 
 By Paul Dragu    Local    October 27, 2017

Hi-Line Living: If the levee breaks

U.S. Army Corps of Engineers inspections have judged the Milk River Levee unacceptable, a status that means the chance of flood in areas it's meant to protect is elevated and many could be forced to...

 
 By Paul Dragu    Local    October 20, 2017

Hi-Line Living: Dale Shulund: Sketching for a living

It took less than 10 years of persistent drawing for Havre pencil sketch artist Dale Shulund's artwork to find its way in the nation's capital. Shulund, who said he began seriously drawing and...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    October 13, 2017

Jumping into the future

After 23 years of managing and improving the Wahkpa Chu'gn Buffalo Jump, John and Anna Brumley will soon no longer head the archeological bison kill site that, over the years, has become a magnet for...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    September 29, 2017

Hi-Line Living: East Fork Fire

Editor's note: This is the first in a two-part series on the East Fork Fire. Watch next Friday's Hi-Line Living for more on what people went through during the fire and what they are doing to recoup....

 

Festival Days 2017: Shadows of our western past

Summer 2017 has given the Hi-Line of north-central Montana reason for celebrating rain and welcoming it with great pleasure whenever it decides to fall, even if it happens to be parade day of...

 
 By Paul Dragu    Local    September 15, 2017

Hi-Line Living: Recreating in Havre's Parks

Havre's 22 parks cover 80 acres of city ground, take 10 employees to keep up in the summer and provide a platform for baseball games, community events and places for children to have a good time....

 
 By Pam Burke    Local    September 8, 2017

Hi-Line Living: Main Street attractions

Havre is seeing work from local people, businesses and organizations to bring color and vigor to the downtown community and the local economy. Main Street Projects Inspired by a presentation from the...

 
 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...

 
 By Paul Dragu    Local    August 25, 2017

Hi-Line Living: Bringing balance with bees

Honeybees are the only insects that produce food for humans - food that never spoils. This factoid, among others - honey is the only food that includes all the substances needed to sustain life - is...

 
 By Paul Dragu    Local    August 18, 2017

Hi-Line Living - Giving and Growing: Bob Doney

It took four years of tilling the ground before Bob Doney had a plot that could produce, he said. Once that plot off Bullhook Drive was fertile, Doney was off and growing and hasn't looked back since....

 
 By Paul Dragu    Local    August 4, 2017

Hi-Line Living: Rudyard seeking new Sore Head

The people of Rudyard have been without an official sore head since the last one, Cliff Ulmen, died at the age of 95 Dec. 7, 2014. By Sept. 18, they will have a new one. For decades, Rudyard has been...

 
 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 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 Paul Dragu    Local    July 14, 2017

Hi-Line Living: The Haldemanns

John and Betty Haldemann, both nearly in their 90s, have a large ranch 25 miles south of Chinook, deep in the Bear Paw Mountains. The couple - he is 87, she 88 - work on the ranch regularly. Betty, wh...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    July 7, 2017

Hi-Line Living: An Independence Day tradition created in Havre, Montana

Pepin Park was already teeming with people Tuesday at noon when the annual Fourth of July Festival was scheduled to begin. The thunder of guitar riffs and booming voices of a band performing at the...

 
 By Paul Dragu    Local    June 30, 2017

Hi-Line Living: Mosquito District

The mosquito population in Hill County has fallen drastically since 2004. Hill County Mosquito District Supervisor Terry Turner has said that 4,000 mosquitoes used to be caught in a light trap.  But...

 
 By Paul Dragu    Local    June 23, 2017

Hi-Line Living: Joplin's day to shine

The day began with a run commemorating a local boy who died in a motorcycle crash years ago and ended with hours-long snowmobile races made possible by slightly inebriated drivers in costumes going...

 
 By Chris Peterson    Local    June 9, 2017

Hi-Line Living: 13th Annual Golfing for a Cure Tournament

When it comes to choosing a place to live, there can be a variety of factors to consider. But when considering Havre, Montana, you have to consider the town slogan because in Havre, it really is all...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    June 2, 2017

Hi-Line Living: Honoring the fallen on Memorial Day

Military veterans, their loved ones and community members gathered for several events in Havre on a Monday that comes only once a year: Memorial Day. The events began with a Memorial Day...

 
 By Paul Dragu    Local    May 19, 2017

Hi-Line Living: Beaver Creek Park prepping for camping season

South of Havre lays the volcanic Bear Paw Mountain range, which houses 10,000 acres of an escape for outdoorsy types, fishing enthusiasts, intermittent cabin dwellers and, especially, camping aficiona...

 
 By Paul Dragu    Local    May 5, 2017

Hi-Line Living: Special Olympics Torch Run:

Havre police officer Josh Holt is no stranger to physical strain. As a former 10-year U.S. Army combat engineer with a lifelong track record of activity, it wasn't a stretch to ask him to cover the...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    April 28, 2017

Hi-Line Living - H. EARL CLACK MEMORIAL MUSEUM

The H. Earl Clack Memorial Museum is in the process of making its own history as it moves forward with relocating to the Griggs Printing building on Fifth Avenue. The museum purchased the two-story...

 

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