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 By Tim Leeds    Local    September 9, 2020

City Council approves street closures for vendor, band events

Editor’s note: This adds comment from Hill County Health Director Kim Larson about the proposed street dance. Havre City Council unanimously approved Tuesday closing streets for a vendor event and for a band concert and dance over Festival Days...

 

Havre schools discuss re-opening, fans at activities

The Havre Public Schools re-opening plan was discussed with some updates as well as the return-to-play guidelines and procedures Tuesday at the Havre School Board of Trustees meeting. Havre Public...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    September 9, 2020

Ordinance Committee sends mayor raise to council

Havre City Council’s Ordinance Committee sent to the full council a proposal to give the mayor of Havre a raise, and also discussed adding to city ordinance that it is illegal to feed deer in the city. Council member Terry Lilletvedt brought a prop...

 

The total number of cases of COVID-19 in Montana on the state map after today's 10 a.m. update was 8,468 with 90 new cases.

The number of hospitalizations, including people hospitalized before being tested, was 509 with 163 active hospitalizations. The number of tests completed was 271,150 with 2,370 new tests listed this morning. The number of deaths was 122. The number...

 

Local students explore health careers during MedStart Camp

Press release High school juniors and seniors from across Montana participated in the Billings MedStart Camp, July 26-30. Collin Welch of Gildford, Jade Wendland of Rudyard and Tyra Medicine Bear of Harlem were three of 25 campers who attended. This...

 

VFW essay contest open to high school students

Press release Havre’s VFW Post 497 is inviting students to enter the Veterans of Foreign Wars essay contest. This year’s theme is “Is This the Country the Founders Envisioned?” The deadline is Oct. 31, so students are invited to put their...

 

Blood Drive set for Sept. 15 in Chinook

Press release The Chinook community will be hosting a community blood drive with the American Red Cross Tuesday, Sept. 15, from noon to 6 p.m. at Wallner Hall, 330 Ohio in Chinook. For more information or to make an appointment to donate, call 1-800-...

 

The Postscript: Gladiolas

Yesterday, I bought gladiolas. They are nearly three feet tall and bright fuchsia. It is safe to say they are the most exciting thing to appear at my desk in ages. When I walked in the front door, my...

 

Letter to the Editor - Kiwanis Pancake Feed canceled

The Kiwanis Club of Havre regrets to announce that we will not be holding our annual Pancake Day this fall.  We feel that the risks to public safety outweigh the benefit to be gained from holding the event. We do plan on holding it again next year,...

 

Hard to give justice to all in one Senate district

Over the past couple of weeks, I have taken advantage of social distancing guidelines and had a chance to get out and truly experience the great outdoors of my Montana Senate district. It has been an eye-opening experience. A real quick idea of the...

 

Grow Montana, create good jobs

Here in Montana, production agriculture is a way of life. From Sidney to Havre, folks all across our state make a living working the land day-in and day-out to support their families and put food on our tables. My great-grandfather was one of those...

 

Obituary - Ron Taylor 'R.T.' Speakthunder

Early Sept. 5, 2020, our beloved son, brother, father and relative, Ron Taylor Speakthunder, left us unexpectedly, succumbing to a massive heart attack. R.T., as he was affectionately known, will be...

 

Fraud Alert: Scammers claiming to be with DOJ, preying on elderly

BILLINGS — The Department of Justice is advising the public of an imposter scam in which persons claiming to represent the department are calling individuals and appear to be targeting the elderly. The Office of Justice Programs’ Office for...

 

Agenda - Hill County Park Board

Hill County Park Board meeting will be at the Beaver Lodge at Camp Kiwanis in Beaver Creek Park Monday at 5:30 p.m. 1. Approval of minutes 2. Approval of agenda 3. Guests and public comments on agenda items only/agenda requests for next meeting 4. C...

 

For the Record, Sept. 9, 2020

Havre Police Department A First Street caller reported Tuesday at 6:59 a.m. hitting a deer near Seventh Avenue. -- A two-vehicle crash was reported at 10th Street and Sixth Avenue Tuesday at 7:55...

 

Pony netters ready to storm the court

COVID-19 put the 2020 fall sports season in doubt for some time, but not for long, as many high school programs are ready to get back to it, including the Havre High volleyball team, who have been wai...

 

Havre High harriers ready for a big day of racing at Prairie Farms

The Havre High cross country teams started practice nearly a month ago. So it's been a long wait to compete. Now, however, the time has come. Friday morning, the Blue Ponies will host the 2020 Havre...

 

Hi-Line Athletes of the Week

Andrew Rasmussen, Harlem Football The Harlem Wildcats won their first game in three years when they beat Poplar last Friday night. But, the win wasn't the only historic thing that happened that...

 

Local Golf Report: BCGC crowns men's league, club champs

And with a final nine holes on Thursday night at Beaver Creek Golf Course, league golf in Havre came to an end. In the championship match of the BCGC Men's League Thursday night, Parisian LLC defeated...

 

MFBF announces 2021 'Ag in Color' Drawing Contest

Press release Montana Farm Bureau Federation has announced its “Ag in Color” Drawing Contest, part of its Montana Youth Agriculture Literacy program. This well-established drawing contest is now open for 2021. Ag in Color drawing contest...

 

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