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Articles from the July 29, 2020 edition

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Tester, Daines, respond to unidentified unsolicited seeds sent to Montanans

Press release U.S. Sen. Jon Tester called on U.S. Customs and Border Patrol Acting Commissioner Mark Morgan and Animal and Plant Health Inspection Service Administrator Kevin Shea Tuesday to quickly investigate and produce... — Updated 7/30/2020


No new local COVID-19 cases reported Wednesday afternoon

No local health departments by 5 p.m. today reported confirmation of new COVID-19 cases in Blaine, Chouteau, Hill or Liberty counties. The state COVID-19 case map this morning... — Updated 7/29/2020

 By Tim Leeds    Local

Hill County has new COVID-19 cases

Two new cases of COVID-19 were reported in Hill County Tuesday night. By this morning, the state COVID-19 tracking map reported three new cases in the county, with 27 active cases and 16 recoveries. That comes as the 10 a.m.... — Updated 7/29/2020 Full story

 By George Ferguson    Sports

Hoping for fall: Lights look to take the next step

Like everything else going on with the coronavirus pandemic, if the Frontier Conference plays football this fall, it's going to look a lot different. No, the game of football... — Updated 7/29/2020

 By Tim Leeds    Local

Rocky Boy School Board picks graduated re-opening plan

Rocky Boy Schools Board of Trustees Tuesday approved a re-opening plan that starts with distanced learning and moves through phases into classroom instruction. Rocky Boy Public Schools Superintendent Voyd St. Pierre said Tuesday... — Updated 7/29/2020 Full story

 By Rachel Jamieson    Local

Havre school board hears potential re-opening scenarios

The Havre Public Schools Board of Trustees discussed during a special board meeting Tuesday the school district's re-opening plans for the upcoming school year. Three plans were... — Updated 7/29/2020 Full story


The total number of cases of COVID-19 in Montana on the state map after today's 10 a.m. update was 3,676 with 201 new cases.

The number of hospitalizations, including people hospitalized before being tested, was 211 with 59 active hospitalizations. The number of tests completed was 165,355 with 3,947 new tests listed this morning. The number of deaths... — Updated 7/29/2020 Full story

 By Patrick Johnston    Local

Sawfly population fluctuates state-wide as efforts to combat them continue

The Havre area has seen a high population of sawflies this year, along with many other areas in Montana where the wheat cutting insect hasn’t been a serious problem for years. See more on this story in the Hi-Line Farm and Ranch... — Updated 7/29/2020


Obituary - Tyler James Big Bow

Tyler James Big Bow, O-Sah Mistatim (Yellow Horse), 26, passed away due to injuries sustained in a vehicle accident Saturday, July 25, 2020, in Sioux City, IA. Wake services will... — Updated 7/29/2020 Full story


Obituary - Helen Anna Bye Egbert

Helen Anna Bye Egbert passed away July 27, 2020, at the Sweet Memorial Nursing Home in Chinook, MT at the age of 94. She was just a few months shy of her 95th birthday. Please join us in celebrating her life Thursday morning, July... — Updated 7/29/2020 Full story


Montana sees major increase in online child exploitation tips

Press release HELENA — The Montana Department of Justice announced today that in the first six months of 2020, the state’s cyber tips related to internet crimes against children rose by nearly 70 percent compared to the same... — Updated 7/29/2020


For the Record, July 29, 2020

Havre Police Department Officers investigated a Tuesday at 8:05 a.m. report of a 24/7 Sobriety Program violation. -- A caller in the Havre area reported Tuesday at 4:18 p.m. that... — Updated 7/29/2020


Funding cycle now open for Growth Through Agriculture Program

HELENA — The Montana Department of Agriculture is announcing the opening of the 2020 funding cycle for the Growth Through Agriculture Program. Montanans interested in creating or expanding their agricultural businesses are... — Updated 7/29/2020


Support the Badger-Two Medicine Cultural Heritage Act

Badger-Two Medicine: From Birch Creek and Family Peak in the south, to Lubec Ridge and Elk Calf Mountain in the north, the headwaters of Badger Creek and the Two Medicine River flow down from the sacred summits of Feather Woman... — Updated 7/29/2020

 By Carrie Classon    Opinion

The Postscript: Hummingbird curfew

My husband, Peter, is fascinated by hummingbirds. This year has been a difficult year for hummingbird watching as there has been a lot of competition at the feeder. First, the ants... — Updated 7/29/2020

 By George Ferguson    Sports

Local Golf Report: Member/Guest new to Prairie Farms

It’s been a while, but thanks to Waddell and Reed’s Jeremy Jensen and Willard Fladager, there will be a new golf tournament at Prairie Farms Golf Course this weekend. Saturday... — Updated 7/29/2020

 By George Ferguson    Sports

Havre High hires new volleyball, x-country coaches

On Tuesday, the Havre Public Schools Board of Trustees approved the hiring of two new fall sports head coaches. Stephanie Huse will be the new head volleyball coach at Havre High,... — Updated 7/28/2020


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