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 By Paul Dragu    Local    August 30, 2016 

Boy Scout aims to refurbish horseshoe pits

Havre Boy Scout Aarron Thompson has one more big project before making Eagle rank - refurbishing horseshoe pits in North Havre. Aarron, 15, said he was trying to think of a project that would...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    August 30, 2016 

Landlord accused of pointing shotgun at tenant

A Havre landlord was in Justice Court Monday after he was arrested Sunday for allegedly threatening a tenant with a shotgun while she was trying to move out of a property she rented from him.  ...

 
 By Paul Dragu    Local    August 30, 2016 

Woman arrested for swerving into curbs, hitting vehicle

Officers sped to the scene and arrested a 55-year-old Havre woman after police dispatch received several phone calls Monday after 7 p.m. saying a woman in a white pickup truck was swerving and hitting cars. Betty Bailey Ranes was arrested for...

 
 Local    August 30, 2016 

HRDC closed for Labor Day

District 4 HRDC will be closed Monday for Labor Day. It will resume regularly scheduled business hours Tuesday....

 
 By Paul Dragu    Local    August 29, 2016

Firefighters fundraise to fight muscular disease

Havre firefighters will be raising money for Montanans with muscular dystrophy in the annual "Fill the Boot" event scheduled for Friday. Local firefighters will be on the corners of Third and Fourth...

 
 Local    August 29, 2016

Beaver Dash set in Beaver Creek Park

Press Release Havre Trails is hosting its first Beaver Dash at the Lions’ Campground in Beaver Creek Park Sunday, Sept. 11, at 11 a.m. The Beaver Dash is a family-friendly bike and run/walk event with food, music and prizes. The Beaver Dash offers...

 
 Local    August 29, 2016

MSU-Northern Community Choir

People who want to sing will be gathering Monday nights in 208 Pershing Hall on the campus of Montana State University-Northern fort the MSU-N Commumity Choir. The choir is open to everyone and singers do not have to try out. People simply may come...

 
 Local    August 29, 2016

HRDC board meets Thursday

The District 4 HRDC Board of Directors will meet Thursday, Sept. 8, at 6:30 p.m. in the Activity Room of the HRDC building, located at 2229 Fifth Ave. People are asked to use the north door entrance, and the public is invited to a...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    August 29, 2016

Training set for innovators, inventors

Local innovators, inventors and researchers are invited to attend a workshop at Montana State University-Northern Wednesday to learn key concepts on how to take an idea all the way to production and the market. The Montana Office of Tourism and...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    August 29, 2016

Smith has ideas to improve the Great Northern Fairgrounds

As someone who passes the Great Northern Fairgrounds several times a day, Tyler Smith said he has witnessed what he calls the grounds' steady decline through the years, a trend he hopes to help...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    August 26, 2016

Comedian entertains Rocky Boy attendees

Tito Ybarra, a comic and enrolled member of the Red Band of the Ojibwe, put on a high-energy, hour-long performance at Stone Child College's Little Bear Gymnasium Thursday night for residents of...

 
 By Paul Dragu    Local    August 25, 2016

Northern now offering EMT training

Thanks to a federal grant, Montana State University-Northern is beginning an emergency medical service program and will be teaching its first group of paramedic students this fall. The first EMT...

 
 Local    August 25, 2016

Brownfield cleanup to start on two Havre properties

Press release Two Havre properties will be moving to petroleum cleanup during late August and early September. The former Sweetheart Bakery, which was originally a tire and lube shop, and Heltne’s, which was originally an Exxon gas station, will...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    August 25, 2016

Family remembers Reece Morsette

Annie Morsette said that ever since he was a small child, her grandson Reece was always eager to assist her and her husband. "He just loved to do what he could to help even though he was only 4 years...

 
 By Paul Dragu    Local    August 25, 2016

Charter explains outage

A Charter representative said the TV and internet outage Tuesday that affected north-central Montana customers was caused when a dump truck with a raised bed tore down fiber-optic lines. Regional Communications Director Bret Picciolo said customers...

 
 By Paul Dragu    Local    August 24, 2016

Runners in training

Three times a week, Tuesday through Thursday, kids at the Boys & Girls Club of the Hi-Line get together and run. Sometimes they run from the club to Third Street. Other times they run from the clu...

 
 By Paul Dragu    Local    August 24, 2016

Charter outage continues for some

Charter communications representatives say they are aware of a statewide service outage and technicians are investigating and working to restore all services to Montana customers. A representative in the Sanford, Connecticut office said the outage...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    August 24, 2016

Bullock knocks Gianforte at Dem. dinner

Gov. Steve Bullock touted his first term record and his qualities to bridge the partisan divide - saying his opponent is out of touch - while addressing local Democrats at their annual Pasma-Peck...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    August 24, 2016

Bullock receives another endorsement

The Chippewa Cree Business Committee has endorsed Gov. Steve Bullock's bid for re-election. Ted Whitford, vice-chair of the Committee, told Bullock during a visit to Rocky Boy's Indian Reservation Wednesday that the committee unanimously passed at...

 
 By Paul Dragu    Local    August 23, 2016

Havre public defender office receives Governor's Award

The Havre Office of Public Defender received the 2016 Governor's Award for Excellence from Gov. Steve Bullock himself Monday at a ceremony at the Great Northern Hotel in Helena. Led by Regional...

 
 By Press Release    Local    August 23, 2016

Public invited to comment on FWP fishing regulation adjustments

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks is seeking comment on proposed adjustments to the fishing regulations for 2017. Review the proposals and comment online now through Sept. 12, 2016, at fwp.mt.gov. The proposals would mean relatively minor changes in...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    August 23, 2016

Heavy level of smoke hung over Havre

After the area was shrouded in smoke Monday from fires in both northwestern Montana and Idaho, an air quality alert has been lifted this morning for Havre and counties along the Hi-Line, and the...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    August 23, 2016

Eagle Riders hold international poker run for Hope Project

Havre’s Eagle Riders 166 have added another fundraiser to their work in the area, this one with an international bent. Eagle Riders Secretary Lynette Cline said more than 65 motorcycle riders, about half from Canada, gathered in Havre over the week...

 
 By Alex Ross    Local    August 22, 2016

O'Hara stumps with Pachyderms in Havre

Though he spent more than a decade in local government, once launched a bid to be his party's nominee as governor and is now running for state legislature, Republican Jim O'Hara said he does not have...

 
 By Paul Dragu    Local    August 22, 2016

Fuel tanker explosion blocks Highway 87

A fuel tanker carrying 10,500 gallons of diesel fuel was heading northbound on U.S. Highway 87 out of Great Falls when a mechanical failure caused the pup trailer to flip over and spark an inferno...

 

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