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Obituary - James 'Jim' LeRoy Howendobler

James "Jim" LeRoy Howendobler, 84, passed away due to natural causes at his residence with his daughter and son by his side on Thursday, November 11, 2021. Viewing will be held at... — Updated 11/16/2021 Full story


Letter to the Editor - Why do legislators want to privatize schools?

Editor, How can 57 Republican legislators support a bill to privatize schools in Montana, House Bill 329? They agree with this bill, requested by the Governor, who has a big stake in an exclusive private school, and would benefit... — Updated 3/25/2021


The free money game: When will Republicans wise up?

Every election cycle, you can count on Republican candidates promising to reduce the size and cost of government, and in general, getting government out of our businesses and out of our daily lives. Yet as every session of the... — Updated 3/25/2021


Montana Democrats review 2021 Legislature Transmittal Packet

Hannah VanHoose, Chief of Staff............................................406.799.0801 Nathan Stein, Communications Director..................................847.420.6800 Megan Harbaugh, Budget & Appropriations... — Updated 3/8/2021


Letter to the Editor - Right to work for less

Editor, I applaud the defeat of right-to-work legislation in Montana, where the House of Representatives voted 62-38 in a bipartisan rejection of the anti-worker bill-HB 251 Right to work sounds good on paper, but in reality it... — Updated 3/5/2021


Democrats leading the way on jobs, tax cuts for working Montanans

Last week, Gov. Greg Gianforte, for the first time since taking office, shared his vision for our state — a vision that is limited to massive giveaways for Montana’s wealthiest, and gives quiet approval for an unprecedented... — Updated 2/2/2021

 By Pam Burke    Opinion

View from the North 40: It's an all-out invasion of erratic winged-flappers

The annual migration of miller moths is officially in full swing, and researchers at Colorado State University have said we should expect to see abundant numbers this year.... — Updated 6/26/2020

 By Rachel Jamieson    Local

Williams, Winter face off in Democratic U.S. House primary: Kathleen Williams

Former state Rep. Kathleen Williams of Bozeman and State Rep. Tom Winter of Missoula are facing off in the Democratic primary to advance to the general election for a seat in the U.... — Updated 5/11/2020

 By Derek Hann    Local

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... — Updated 9/12/2019


Obituary - Ellis Carlyle Johnson

Ellis Carlyle Johnson of Havre, 92, passed away on June 26, 2019 at Northern Montana Care Center due to natural causes. Cremation has taken place and a memorial service will be held... — Updated 7/9/2019 Full story


Senior respite vacations give caregivers much-needed time off

Jeff Anderson A contributing writer for A Place for Mom If you speak with any family caregiver, you will quickly learn how hard it can be to care for a senior loved one full time. Whether you’re caring for a parent or a spouse,... — Updated 7/1/2019


Letter to the Editor - SB 239 is bad policy

Editor There’s been a recent push in the editorial pages urging the governor to sign Senate Bill 239, which would grant a tax holiday to companies who provide internet service. As a legislator, I opposed this bill because the ind... — Updated 5/7/2019

 By Derek Hann    Local

Williams stumps for Congress in Havre

Democratic U.S. House candidate Kathleen Williams said her 35 years of experience, working in a variety of committees, nonprofits, the Montana Legislature and other positions,... — Updated 8/1/2018


Trump announces US will exit nuclear accord with Iran

WASHINGTON (AP) - President Donald Trump announced today the U.S. will pull out of the landmark nuclear accord with Iran, declaring he's making the world safer but dealing a... — Updated 5/8/2018

 By Alex Ross    Local

Hi-Line Living: Havre's Haven: Helping fulfill needs

Jolene Ophus said she often wants to save the world. "I would save 400 orphans if I could, but I don't have the money or energy," she said. As manager of Havre's Helping Haven, a... — Updated 11/24/2017


Obituary - Josephine 'G. G.' Briere Smith

Josephine "G. G." Briere Smith passed away peacefully surrounded by her family Aug. 27, 2017, at Northern Montana Care Center. She was the sixth child of nine born to Joe and... — Updated 8/30/2017 Full story


Chamber sets Super Certificate Giveaways at tree lighting

From Havre Area Chamber of Commerce The Super Certificate Giveaway drawings will take place at the Community Tree Lighting, Saturday, Nov. 26. Havre merchants are participating in the holiday drawings for gift certificates and... — Updated 11/2/2016

 By Paul Dragu    Local

Forshee pleads to reduced Giveaway charge

A local woman has changed her plea to a reduced charge accusing her of taking merchandise from a local charity and was sentenced to probation. Sheila Forshee, initially charged... — Updated 8/9/2016

 By Paul Dragu    Local

Giveaway House defendant resets change-of-plea hearing

In an unusual turn of events in state District Court Monday afternoon, defendant Sheila Forshee, who was representing herself, left the courtroom after she was denied a no contest... — Updated 7/26/2016

 By Alex Ross    Local

Fundraiser for Havre's Helping Haven slated for Saturday

Lynette Cline and her three daughters will host a spaghetti dinner, auction and raffle at the Eagle’s Club Saturday, 5:30 to 7 p.m. Proceeds will go to Havre’s Helping Haven, an organization that provides items people donate... — Updated 11/13/2015

 By Tim Leeds    Local

Giveaway House files lawsuit

The granddaughter of a local charity's co-founder faces more legal issues in a dispute over that charity. Community Giveaway House filed a lawsuit against Sheila Forshee, her... — Updated 6/5/2015

 By John Kelleher    Local

Rails Inn evictions on hold

Last Monday, tenants at the Rails Inn, a motel on 2nd Street converted into low-income apartments, found handwritten notes from owner Jim Dewitt of Glasgow taped to their doors,... — Updated 5/4/2015

 By Tori Thomas    Local

Forshee denies Giveaway House charges

Sheila Forshee, former secretary-treasurer of the Giveaway House in North Havre, pleaded not guilty Monday in state District Court in Havre to charges including theft by a common... — Updated 4/8/2015 Full story


H.A.R.T. Building opens for business

My Neighbor in Need, a nonprofit organization new to Havre that allows people to anonymously help others with their specific needs, opened its doors Tuesday. David Snuggs, the found... — Updated 3/26/2015 Full story


Letter to the Editor: Giveaway House board has done great work

Editor: I am writing in response to the story that appeared in the Havre Daily News regarding Sheila Forshee and the previous issues with the Giveaway House. It is important that everyone know how excited I am as the founder and pr... — Updated 3/20/2015 Full story


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