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Letter to the Editor - Trump assault on public lands

Editor, You’ve probably read that President Trump has slashed the size of the Bears Ears National Monument by 85 percent, and has shrunk the Grand Staircase-Escalante monument to half its size. Conservation groups and Native American tribes are...

 

Letter to the Editor - Chamber thanks businesses for support

Dear Editor, As executive director of the Havre Area Chamber of Commerce, I would like to thank, once again, the business community in Havre. You have made the 2017 Tree Lighting in the Town Square and the Santa Run a great success. The turnout of...

 

Fort Belknap council offended by Trump 'Pocahantas' remark

Dear President Donald Trump: This letter is written to express the great dissatisfaction and disappointment in your recent comments at the Honoring Ceremony for the Native American Code Talkers. Your comments referring to a U.S. senator as...

 

Letter to the Editor - Thanks to all for Red Cross blood drive

Editor, I would like to take this time of thankfulness to express my thanks to the volunteers that help out with the blood draw held at St. Jude’s every other month. They are the Lions Club, Jaycees, Eagles, Knight of Columbus, Fifth Avenue Christi...

 

Letter to the Editor - Hands off our money

Editor, With a final deadline coming very soon and a final payment disbursement of the remaining Pembima Monies, I hope it goes to The People and not stolen like our monies were by the corrupt tribal council here (at Rocky Boy’s Indian...

 

Letter to the Editor - Hill County Ambulance thanks training class helpers

The Hill County Ambulance recently held a class to train new EMTs and we would like to publicly thank Triangle Communications and Town Pump for the grant money that helped fund this class. Thank you to High Country Beverages for the Coke products...

 

Letter to the Editor - Retain local control over your beef checkoff

Editor, Because of recent court decisions, beef producers here won’t have a say in how checkoff dollars are spent in Montana. Therefore, beef producers need to sign a consent form today or by Jan. 15 to keep your promotion dollars at work right...

 

Letter to the Editor - Thanks to Northern Montana Hospital Fifth-Floor staff

Editor: We want to express our heartfelt appreciation for the care and compassion the fifth floor nurses and CNAs provided for our loved one Ken Campbell. In such a difficult time, they were there to support us and provide whatever we needed. Words...

 

Letter to the Editor - United Way campaigns for hope

Dear Editor: Every fall, United Way of Hill County holds its annual campaign to raise money for its funded partners. Those funded partners are local nonprofit, service organizations that provide services, food, shelter, education, healthcare, and...

 

Letter to the Editor - See Havre High School play "Tarzan"

Editor, Wow! We attended “Tarzan” Saturday night at Havre High School with hopes of being entertained for a few hours — but what we experienced was way beyond what we would expect from a high school production. The set itself was extraordinary...

 

Letter to the Editor - Veterans, thank you for your service

Throughout all of human history there has never been a greater country than the United States. The founding of our nation was built on one simple idea; that rights come from God. That no individual or assembly of individuals can take these rights...

 

Letter to the Editor - Tech owes Northern Lights an apology

Editor, I have always perceived the Montana Tech football team as one of integrity. Well, that went out the window with the disgraceful rout of Montana State University-Northern. The goal of wining at all costs and setting school and national...

 

Letter to the Editor - Montana Recovery Line - Warm Line - is seeking volunteers

Editor, Mental Health America of Montana is recruiting volunteers who want to be trained to be a Recovery Line Responder. Recovery — Warm Line — “Responders” listen and provide resources to Montanans, as well as other states struggling with...

 

Letter to the Editor - Politicians are to blame for lost health insurance

Editor, Health insurance companies are raising rates and dropping coverage all across Montana, and politicians are to blame. Business owners know they must understand their core business to stay profitable. Likewise, politicians who don’t...

 

Letter to the Editor - Thank you for Welch benefit

Editor, My family and I would like to thank everyone who was involved in the benefit for North Star student Aubrey Welch. The benefit committee put so much effort, time, and love into organizing the fundraiser and took care of every possible detail....

 

Letter to the Editor - City of Havre should be smarter with money

City of Havre, You have said, per Havre Daily News’ last Monday’s article, you are going to spend $131,000 for cleanup of storm damage and snow removal. Wouldn’t that money be better spent, buying snow plows for our city trucks and buying our...

 

Letter to the Editor - Auditor's office crippling Montana's economy

Editor, As commissioner of securities and insurance, the Montana state auditor helps supervise a regulatory system that is working hard to prevent Montana’s businesses from raising equity financing from the people. By shutting down business...

 

Letter to the Editor - Don't just tax the homeowners

Editor I'll make this short and sweet. I was reading the Havre Daily and every time a mill levy comes up ... let's tax the property owners more! Not! I, for one, am tired of having to foot the bill for everything. It's time they find a way to tax...

 

Letter to the Editor - Billing problems tip of iceberg at Rocky Boy

Editor, One reason Rocky Boy is millions and millions of dollars in unaccountable accounts goes to problems like this. I always pay my water bill. I got a receipt for this month and was billed “again” a few days later. I smiled, knowing someone...

 

Letter to the Editor - Raise revenues, not tuition

Living costs, textbooks, tuition — these things all add up quickly as college students who are looking to build a strong future for ourselves so that we can contribute back to the Montana we love. At a time when we are already dealing with recent i...

 

Letter to the Editor - Don't tie faith to politics

Dear Editor, I saw on Facebook a post “If Jesus was a Republican” and the things He was doing shocked me. For one point most people I know do not tie their faith to any political alliance. If a person does, maybe they should re-evaluate their...

 

Letter to the Editor - Lindsey Ratliff deserves your vote

Editor, I am writing on behalf of my friend, mentor and City Council candidate Lindsey Ratliff. I first met Mrs. Lindsey Ratliff my sophomore year of high school as my history teacher. Although it was her first year as a teacher, with her undying...

 

Letter to the Editor - Storm illustrates kindness and friendliness of Havre

Editor, The kindness and friendliness of Havre were demonstrated after the recent storm, as we were helped in the cleanup by several individuals and groups. Among them were friends and neighbors and both the LDS youth group and the LDS volunteer...

 

Letter to the Editor - Why I am running against Jon Tester

Money is the lifeblood of our economy, but our financial system is a train-wreck in slow motion. After the banking system collapsed in 2008, only ruinous borrowing has even allowed us to pretend that our economy is recovering. If you borrow credit...

 

Letter to the Editor - Girl Scouts best option for girls

Editor, Now, more than ever, it is imperative for us to be the champion of girls. In today’s world, girls need girl-only spaces where girls are the first thought not an afterthought. Girls need to feel safe and encouraged by positive female role...

 

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