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 By Derek Hann    Local    September 13, 2019 

From the fields of Chouteau County to the floor of the Senate

U.S. Sen. Jon Tester, D-Mont., probably spent his time during the congressional August recess differently than most senators. Tester, the only active farmer in the U.S. Senate, used the break to...

 
 By Derek Hann    Local    September 13, 2019 

World-acclaimed writer comes to the Hi-Line

There is something really special about small town libraries, and Montana, that attracts many people from all different walks of life, Jamie Ford said. Ford, an internationally recognized and New...

 
 By Derek Hann    Local    September 12, 2019

Havre's Helping Haven gets new look with new manager

A new manager of a thrift store has rolled out some changes in the store since she took over. Jill Miller started as store manager of Havre's Helping Haven in March, and said that the store has had...

 
 By Derek Hann    Local    September 12, 2019

Latin dancing helping raise money for Latin band concert

Montana State University-Northern Office of Diversity Awareness and Multicultural Program’s Multicultural Center has organized its last Latin Salsa Dancing night for Friday to raise money for a concert during Hispanic Heritage Month from Sept. 15...

 
 By Derek Hann    Local    September 12, 2019

Chookomoolin takes over as detention center adminstrator

Hill County Sheriff's Deputy Austin Chookomoolin started in a new position as Hill County Detention Center facility administrator, taking up the role shortly after former administrator Victoria Olson...

 
 By Derek Hann    Local    September 11, 2019

City, school differ on Havre HIgh School parking lot issue

Editor’s note: After today’s edition was printed, Havre Public Schools Superintendent Andy Carlson said this article implies that he agrees that the Havre Public Schools owns and is responsible for the Havre High School parking lot. Carlson said...

 
 By Derek Hann    Local    September 11, 2019

Local Emergency Planning Committee picking up a ham radio

The Havre and Hill County Local Emergency Planning Committee Tuesday passed a motion to allow Hill County Health Department Public Health Nurse Bridget Kallenberger to look into getting the emergency operation center, located in the Hill County...

 
 By Derek Hann    Local    September 10, 2019

Park board discusses natural resources study

A local consultant proposed Monday to partner with the Hill County Park Board at no charge to help the board gather more data and resources to make decisions for a long-term management plan for the park.  “This is just a fact-finding,...

 
 By Derek Hann    Local    September 10, 2019

Local scout raising funds to work on Pepin Park gazebo

Editor’s note: This version corrects the spelling of Anthony Borowiecki’s name. Havre High School senior and Troop 1438 Boy Scout Anthony Borowiecki, 17, is raising funds at Pizza Hut Thursday for his Eagle Scout project working on the gazebo at...

 
 By Derek Hann    Local    September 10, 2019

Custom Collision car giveaway grows to four cars

A local auto repair shop is again expanding its car giveaway to provide people, who otherwise cannot afford a vehicle, with an important source of transportation, Custom Collision Repair Office Manage...

 
 By Derek Hann    Local    September 9, 2019

Helping Haven, Salvation Army stores hampered by thefts

A number of thefts and acts of vandalism have been reported at both of the non-profit thrift stores over the past year and the store managers request people donate during store hours to help reduce...

 
 By Derek Hann    Local    September 6, 2019

New Havre police officer continues family tradition

The City of Havre swore in Jayce Barclay to the position of probationary police officer Thursday in City Hall, fulfilling Barclay's long-time desire to get into law enforcement like his father,...

 
 By Derek Hann    Local    September 6, 2019

Talent find registration deadline approaching

With the registration deadline closing in, the organizer of a talent show is encouraging musicians to enter to raise money to help Havre Beneath the Streets with repairs and upgrades. Registration...

 
 By Derek Hann    Local    September 5, 2019

Local fire departments fight two separate wildfires

Two separate fires were reported to fire departments Wednesday, one north of Havre and one north of Gildford. Kremlin Rural Fire Department Chief Kody Peterson said that one fire was about four to five miles north of Gildford. He added that since he...

 
 By Derek Hann    Local    September 5, 2019

City passes budget for FY 2020

Havre City Council met Wednesday and unanimously passed several resolutions involving the city’s annual budget. Havre Finance Director and City Clerk Doug Kaercher said in an interview that the city lists the tax changes based on what is...

 
 By Derek Hann    Local    September 4, 2019

Council discusses speed limits, cancels unopposed elections, again hears of Airbnbs

Editor’s note: This version corrects that Miranda Bautista was issued tickets in a vicious animal and dog at large incident involving Ryan Turner. Havre City Council voted on and heard about a variety of topics during its meeting Tuesday including...

 
 By Derek Hann    Local    September 4, 2019

State Farm donates collected supplies to schools

With the Havre Public Schools kicking into full gear, a local business is doing its part to help students have the supplies and tools they need to be successful this school year. "They get to have...

 
 By Derek Hann    Local    September 4, 2019

Motorcycle crash closes three lanes of Highway 2

Three lanes of U.S. Highway 2 were closed off from the Holiday Village Mall to the Best Western Plus Havre Inn and Suites because of a single-vehicle motorcycle crash. Montana Highway Patrol Trooper...

 
 By Derek Hann    Local    September 3, 2019

CASA holding 1-mile run during Festival Days

Editor’s note: This version corrects the spelling of the acronym for the race held in the 1980s, and that people who register after Sept. 10 will receive a T-shirt but will not have it for the run. This year during Festival Days, Court Appointed...

 
 By Derek Hann    Local    September 3, 2019

Fire north of Havre extinguished

Two separate fires sent smoke billowing over Havre Monday afternoon, Wildhorse Rural Fire Department Chief Shawn Rismon said, and consumed about 600 acres of cropland and pastures. "I'm glad that...

 
 By Derek Hann    Local    August 30, 2019

City giving zero tolerance on loose dogs in Smithville

Havre Animal Control Officer Peter Federspiel said Thursday he is starting a zero-tolerance policy in the Smithville area of Havre to the southwest due to the large number of dog bites that have been happening in that area. “Dogs in that area are...

 
 By Derek Hann    Local    August 30, 2019

Hi-Line Living: Painting art on Havre windows

A local stay-at-home mom transitioned a year ago into making it her business to beautify Havre one window at a time. "I could think of a lot worse ways to spend my time," window-painter Tracy Carroll...

 
 By Derek Hann    Local    August 30, 2019

Crop harvests generally good, but market not so much

Although some farmers saw a good growing season, others had a rough harvest, and with the trade war still playing a role in exporting United States goods farmers say many will suffer a loss this...

 
 By Derek Hann    Local    August 30, 2019

Labor Day fires send smoke over Havre

Two separate fires sent smoke billowing over Havre Monday afternoon, Wildhorse Rural Fire Department Chief Shawn Rismond said, and consumed about 600 acres of cropland and pastures. "I'm glad that...

 
 By Derek Hann    Local    August 29, 2019

Flynn family continues farming, realty into its third generation

For three generations, the Flynn family has worked hard to keep both their real estate business and their family farm going, Flynn Realty Inc. owner Janis Flynn Pyrak said. "We're the real deal," she...

 

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