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Internet killed the record store

Internet killed the record store

The death of Havre's record store was announced this week, ending an almost two-decade run. Rick Linie, manager of Creative Leisure, said the record, movie rental, CD and book store will be closing... Full story

Armed robber took 6,000 pills

A Havre woman is accused of stealing at gunpoint more than 6,000 pills from a Havre pharmacy Monday, and of selling almost 2,000 of them by the time police arrested her at a Havre hotel the next day. Arlene Morsette, 34, was in the Hill County jail... Full story

Colliflower indicted

The name of another Rocky Boy resident — and some returning names — are in a series of federal embezzlement indictments unsealed Thursday in federal court in Great Falls. They include: • Wade Colliflower pleaded not guilty to three counts in...

Sunchild gets 3 years, restitution

A former Chippewa Cree Tribe health center employee will spend three years in custody, including more than a year in federal prison, and was ordered Thursday to pay back $19,735.77 he stole from the tribe. A federal jury convicted Wilford Harlan...

Wind catches trailer, flips SUV near Big Sandy

Strong winds flipped a moving trailer, rolling the vehicle towing it, Thursday at 2 p.m. on U.S. Highway 87 south of Big Sandy. The vehicle was headed north on U.S. Highway 87 pulling an empty...

Renita Joy Potts

Renita Joy Potts, 62, of Rocky Boy, passed away on Thursday, July 24, 2014, at Benefis Medical Center in Great Falls after a short, hard-fought battle with cancer. Wake services will begin at noon on Friday, July 25, 2014, at Our Savior’s... Full story

Marc Mariani begins again

NFL training camp is becoming old hat for former Havre Blue Pony and University of Montana standout Marc Mariani. But making it out of training camp and into the regular season is something Mariani... Full story

Fisher set the bar high in wrestling

During his college wrestling career, Havre native Kyle Fisher did it all. Fisher won an individual NAIA national championship, he was a part of a team national championship with the Montana State...

North Stars shut down at Northern A tourney

Scoring runs has been an issue at times for the Havre North Stars American Legion baseball team. And that issue reared its head at the worst of times for the North Stars. In the opening round of the... Full story

Our View: Hi-Line darts and laurels, July 25, 2014

Laurel — Havre Police acted quickly and professionally in responding to an armed robbery at Western Pharmacy earlier this week and in promptly apprehending a suspect. Robberies are infrequent in this community, fortunately, and it was important... Full story

As American as ketchup pie

Nothing says Americana quite like the Midwestern heartland and good ol’ American ketchup, and nothing says America’s heartland needs you more now than ever than a 170-foot-tall ketchup bottle going on the auction block in a little city called... Full story

CAMPAIGN WATCH: This week in the race to November

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — This week Democratic U.S. Sen. John Walsh dominated campaign news with revelations that his thesis written to earn a master's degree from the U.S. Army War College in 2007 contains unattributed passages taken word-for-word... Full story

Billings man gets 22 life sentences for rapes

BILLINGS (AP) — A serial rapist who did not leave any DNA at the crime scenes, but was undone by his need to photograph them, has been sentenced to spend the rest of his life in prison. District Judge Russell C. Fagg sentenced 42-year-old Toby... Full story

Court upholds 12-day 'sell-by' rule for milk

HELENA (AP) — The Montana Supreme Court has unanimously upheld a rule requiring that milk in Montana be sold or discarded 12 days after pasteurization. Thursday's decision dismisses an appeal by food distributor Core-Mark International that tried... Full story

Community Events Calendar

Friday, July 25 Havre High Class of 1964 reunion registration and social get-together will begin at 5:30 p.m. at the Duck Inn Vineyard Room. A citywide prayer meeting will be 7 to 8 p.m. at Abundant Life Ministries, 405 6th Ave. "Sympathy Jones,"... Full story

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