Our View: Kudos to those who help and serve our tourists
Last updated 5/8/2017 at 11:27am
May 7-13 is National Travel and Tourism Week, and the Havre Daily News wants to thank the people who make tourists feel welcome in our area.
And it fills a major need. Not only does it continue the reputation of the Golden Triangle as a laid-back, friendly, welcoming area — a nice reputation to have — it brings major cash to everyone.
The University of Montana’s Institute for Tourism and Recreation Research found that in 2015, nonresidents spent more than $37 million in Hill County while visiting here.
Using an oft-cited rule that every dollar spent in a community recirculates seve...