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Articles from the August 7, 2020 edition

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Bullock issues directive allowing counties to use mail-in ballots for the general election

Gov. Steve Bullock announced a new directive Thursday allowing counties to allow mail-in voting for the 2020 general election based on a modified model of the system used in the primary in June. Bullock said this directive comes at the request of...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    August 7, 2020

First COVID-19-related deaths reported in Hill County

Hill County now has reported the first COVID-19-related deaths in the county, along with new cases reported in Hill, Blaine and Chouteau counties. Hill County Health Department reported two COVID-19 related deaths Thursday afternoon. The deaths were...

 

Tester calls on all to do part to fight COVID-19

Sen. Jon Tester D-Mont., called on Montanans during a telephonic press conference Thursday to do their part to help stop the spread of COVID-19, while calling on Congress to do its part to help the...

 

Health Department issues warning about toxic algal blooms

Hill County Health Department has announced on their Facebook Page that Montana State Unversity-Northern researchers and Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks have identified Potential harmful algal blooms in Beaver Creek Reservoir, Bailey Reservoir and...

 

Blaine County Fair events start Sunday with 4-H activities

Blaine County Fair is still set for next week, but with a few cancellations and changes from its normal operations. “Our fair will look different this year,” Montana State University Blaine County  Extension Agent Juli Snedigar said. “We have...

 

The total number of cases of COVID-19 in Montana on the state map after today's 10 a.m. update was 4,757 with 155 new cases.

The number of hospitalizations, including people hospitalized before being tested, was 264 with 84 active hospitalizations. The number of tests completed was 187,756 with 264 new tests listed this morning. The number of deaths was 70. The number of...

 

MSU to offer free online course on water quality basics

MSU News Service BOZEMAN - Montana State University Academic Technology and Outreach and the Montana Water Center will offer a free online course highlighting key issues and topics on water...

 

Celebrating History returns: Search for prison escapee

By Emily Mayer After a four-month hiatus due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it is my great pleasure to resume my column in the Havre Daily News. I missed reading the news from 100 years ago and sharing it with you. As the year goes on, I have a lot of...

 
 By Pam Burke    Opinion    August 7, 2020

View from the North 40: Pauline and the strange and perfect beauty in imperfection

An Austrian tourist in Italy is facing the ire of museum officials and possible charges after damaging a 200-year-old plaster sculpture while taking a selfie with it at the Gipsoteca Museum in...

 

Our View: Thanks for keeping spread of COVID-19 down - and keep it up

Despite the incredibly sad news that Hill County now has experienced its first COVID-19-related deaths, and despite the fact that counties in the area are still having new confirmations of cases of COVID-19 trickling in, The Havre Daily News wants...

 

Letter to the Editor - Thank you for support in our time of loss

Editor, Thank you so much to all our family and friends who supported us in our time of loss and sorrow. Tyler Big Bow inspired those around him and made a positive impact on many of his loved ones, patients and peers. Tyler was a recipient of the...

 

What's the worst wearing a mask can do?

As a person who works for the county and has a job to be on top of information, and as a person who wants to be the most effective in my job, here are just a few short points I want to make. First of all the COVID-19 virus is real. It affects people...

 

Obituary - Merle Tendoy

Merle Tendoy, 63, passed away at his residence Wednesday, August 5, 2020.  Wake services were held Thursday, and funeral services were held at 10:00 a.m. today, Friday, August 7, 2020, all at the Tendoy residence on Summerwinds Road. Burial will...

 

Obituary - Vernon Joseph Dahinden

Vernon Joseph Dahinden was born to Frank and Anna Margaret (Weber) Dahinden on May 15, 1922, at the family homestead south of Joplin. Along with his two older brothers, Bill and Eugene, he attended...

 

Obituary - Lois Marie Benson

Lois Marie Benson of Hoquiam, Washington, formerly of Havre and Big Sandy, Montana, age 89, passed away June 28, 2020. Lois, the oldest of five children, was born on June 13, 1931, in Laramie, Wyoming, to John Wesley (June) Leazenby and Margaret...

 

From the Courts - State District Court: Man sentenced to three years for violating conditions, five suspended on drug charge

Shawn K. Rosette was sentenced in state District Court in Havre Monday to three years with the state Department of Corrections and five years in the state prison, with all of the prison sentence suspended, to run at the same time. Rosette was...

 

Agenda - Havre Public Schools Board of Trustees

The Havre Daily News had not received the agenda for the Havre Public Schools by printing deadline this morning....

 

Agenda - H. Earl Clack Memorial Museum Board

The next regular meeting of the H. Earl Clack Memorial Museum Board will be Monday at 6 p.m. in the Board Room of the Best Western Plus Havre Inn and Suites. The agenda is: 1. Call to order 2. Roll call of members 3. Reading and approval of minutes...

 

Agenda - Hill County Commission weekly calendar

Monday Office hours Tuesday 8:30 a.m. — DNRC Fire restriction Conference call 10:30 a.m. — Road Meeting 10:30 a.m. — LEPC — Emergeny Operations Center, Hill County Detention Center 1:30 p.m. — 911 meeting City Hall EOC Wednesday 10 a.m....

 

For the Record, August 7, 2020

Havre Police Department Zack Lee Ambler of Havre, 24, was arrested on charges of possession of dangerous drugs and parole violation after an officer initiated investigation at 1:39 p.m. Thursday of su...

 

20 years later, it's a whole different Legion Field

Legion Field is a historic stadium, not just on the Hi-Line, but in Montana, too. Decades of baseball have been in the ballpark on the hill, where memories have been made for many. The rich history...

 

Covid causing more changes to local sports

If there's going to be fall sports, everybody knows by now, they won't be your everyday normal fall sports - high school or college. That's a fact. And secondly, things are going to change on the...

 

Northstars drop state tourney debut

The Class A State Tournament kicked off Thursday morning, as eight teams from across Montana journeyed to Ryan Sparks Field in Lewistown for a shot at winning the 2020 state title. The...

 

Out Our Way: Of four wheelers and horses - Luke 15: 3 - 7

Out our way, the fall roundup is a major event and, as anyone who has worked one will tell you, rounding up the cattle scattered all across the “big open” is a lot of hard work. Now, as it happens, Charlie and I rode for Big Mike. One roundup...

 

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