In 10th year, July Fourth fest grows bigger
A decade ago, Havre brothers Vince and Woody Woodwick thought it would be a good idea to have a community Fourth of July celebration.
The pair convinced a couple of bands to perform in Pepin Park. They got a few coolers and barbecue grills. And a couple of hundred people showed up to celebrate Independence Day.
Vince Woodwick recalls trying to convince businesses to show support.
"They kept asking me who was sponsoring the event," he recalled.
"Me, my brother and maybe you, if you give me some money," he said was his response.
Over the last 10 years, the event has caught on with the Ha...