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New COVID-19 cases in Chouteau, Hill counties

Editor's note: This version corrects the number of new cases in Chouteau County. The Chouteau County Health Department posted on its Facebook page this afternoon that three new cases of COVID-19 have...

 
 By Rachel Jamieson    Local    July 30, 2020

Bullock: Younger age groups contributing to surge in COVID-19

HELENA - Gov. Steve Bullock held a press conference Wednesday and discussed the recent numbers of cases of COVID-19, including a large increase in younger people being confirmed with the disease, and...

 

Tester urges VA to bolster telehealth services for veterans

Note: This was provided by Ranking Member Jon Tester’s office in the Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee  At a Senate Veterans’ Affairs Committee hearing Wednesday, Ranking Member Jon Tester, D-Mont., pressed the Department of Veterans Affairs...

 

CSKT water compact bill clears first hurdle in U.S. Senate

Chris Aadland Montana Free Press A Montana water rights bill that would end a years-long debate was passed by a congressional committee Wednesday, the next step in ensuring irrigators and the Confederated Salish and Kootenai Tribes can avoid lengthy...

 

FWP joins coalition that promotes responsible recreation

Press release Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks has joined the Recreate Responsibly Coalition. This national coalition is a working group made up of land managers, nonprofits and outdoor businesses developing and sharing best practices to promote...

 

Local News - Lions Swim Team holding car wash

Havre Daily News staff Havre Lions Swim Team will be holding a fundraiser car wash Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the State Farm building at First Street and Fourth Avenue West. The team is raising money to help pay for pool rent and expenses...

 

The total number of cases of COVID-19 in Montana on the state map after today's 10 a.m. update was 3,814 with 138 new cases.

The number of hospitalizations, including people hospitalized before being tested, was 221 with 69 active hospitalizations. The number of tests completed was 168,616 with 3,261 new tests listed this morning. The number of deaths was 55. The number...

 

Hofeldt, Allen honored with Chamber ag awards at field day

Press release Two local agricultural leaders are being honored today during the Northern Agricultural Research Center Virtual Field Day. Each year during NARC's Field Day the Agribusiness Committee...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    July 30, 2020

New COVID-19 case in Hill County

Hill County Health Department reported this morning that it was informed of a new confirmation of a COVID-19 case. The person, who is in their 70s, was identified through contact tracing. The department said Hill County had three hospitalizations in...

 
 By Rachel Jamieson    Local    July 30, 2020

Frazier starts as fifth grade teacher at St. Jude's

A Havreite is a new St. Jude Thaddeus School fifth grade teacher. "I feel like I've worked with kids for so long that, as a first year teacher, I'm excited to finally put all of everything I've...

 

Fire burning in Little Rockies

Fort Belknap Fire Management and the U.S. Bureau of Reclamation have confirmed that a fire is burning in the Little Rockies near Cow Creek in the Missouri Breaks, about 6 miles off the Fort Belknap Indian Reservation. BLM Lewistown Duty Officer Don...

 

New COVID-19 case reported in Blaine County

Blaine County Health Department announced today it was notified of one new positive COVID-19 lab result. The department said early case investigation revealed a report of a person traveling to an area...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    July 29, 2020

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 that the board...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    July 29, 2020

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. tracking map update...

 

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 invited to apply for...

 

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 special edition...

 

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 was 54. The number...

 
 By Rachel Jamieson    Local    July 29, 2020

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 presented. All three...

 

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 reported a total of 43...

 
 By Rachel Jamieson    Local    July 28, 2020

Havre, Rocky Boy hearing plans of school re-openings today

Local schools are hearing plans on how to re-open schools today, ranging from keeping the schools completely done with remote learning to fully re-opening the school buildings. The Havre Public School Board of Trustee was scheduled to hear its three...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    July 28, 2020

Rocky Boy Schools pick graduated re-opening plan

Rocky Boy Public Schools Superintendent Voyd St. Pierre said the district Board of Trustees took action today to approve his recommendation to start the school year off on August 26 via a...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    July 28, 2020

No new local COVID cases, Rocky Boy defines hot spots

While local jurisdictions reported no new COVID-19 confirmations Monday, Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation has created a definition of hot spots and is encouraging a 14-day quarantine for people returning to the reservation from those locations. A...

 

MDT begins implementing new load posting signs on bridges

Press release HELENA - The Montana Department of Transportation has begun implementation of new load posting procedures on public bridges across the state as mandated by the Federal Highway...

 
 By Rachel Jamieson    Local    July 28, 2020

New kindergarten teacher set to start at Highland Park school

Editor's note: The Havre Daily News is attempting to interview new teachers in the local school districts. People who know of new teachers, or the new teachers themselves, can contact the Havre Daily...

 

Havre VA clinic moving to Holiday Village Mall, hiring full-time doctor

Havre’s Merril Lundman Veterans Affairs Clinic will be moving from its current location on 13th Street to the Holiday Village Mall in the coming months, with its new location opening in January of 2021. Montana VA Health Care System’s Public...

 

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