Hopeful Havre Republicans open election headquarters
Hi-Line Republicans gathered Thursday night to open their political headquarters on 1st Street, eat hamburgers and talk politics.
The large crowd was bustling with enthusiasm and an air of optimism, with party leaders predicting they have a shot at virtually every office from president to Hill County commissioner.
While Republicans still have an uphill fight on the Hi-Line, Blaine County GOP Chair Richard Cronk said he thought this would be a Republican year, based in part on the GOP sweep in 2010.
"The old-line railroad people would vote straight Democrat all the time," he said. "The yo...