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Authorities: Man had 31.24 lbs pot

Authorities arrested an Amtrak passenger Thursday after a search warrant led to the seizure of 31.24 pounds of marijuana and marijuana products. According to a Tri-Agency Safe Trails Task Force press release, Amtrak personnel contacted authorities... Full story

For the Record, October 17, 2014

Havre Police Department Officers investigated a report made at the police station Thursday at 9:23 a.m. of bad checks received. ——— Tracy Daychild, 20, of Havre was issued a summons on a charge of driving without a driver’s license Thursday... Full story

Leadership Montana in Havre

Leadership Montana began its tour around Montana communities in Havre this year and will spend three days learning about the businesses in the area. Chantel Schieffer, the executive director of... Full story

Hi-Line Living: Small towns in focus: Rudyard

The small Montana town of Rudyard sits on the Hi-Line and has a colorful, varied history. Rudyard sits 40 miles west of Havre on U.S. Highway 2 and has a population of 275, according to the 2010... Full story

Out Our Way: A $5 Coke

Remember the mess we had when someone at the government “Einstein” came up with the idea of making dollar coins the same size as a quarter?  Well it wasn’t just foreigners who sometimes mistook one for the other. Ever pay $5 for a $1.25...

Obituary - Patsy Jean Shelden

Patsy Jean Shelden, 65, of Havre, passed on Monday, Oct. 6, in Bozeman's Deaconess Hospital from cancer. Patsy was born June 23, 1949, in Glasgow, Montana, to Percy and Alice Shelden, who both passed ... Full story

Obituary - Alice B. (Doney) Pewonka

Alice B. (Doney) Pewonka passed away on Oct. 14, 2014, just one day short of her 91st birthday, at Northern Montana Care Center in Havre, Montana. A small memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on... Full story

Obituary - Rose Elizabeth Shaughnessy Gran

Rose Elizabeth Shaughnessy Gran, 74, passed away on Oct. 14, 2014, in Kalispell, Montana of natural causes. , Rose was born Oct. 31, 1939, in Missoula, Montana, to Thomas E. and Mary O. (Wright) Shaughnessy.  She was raised on the family homestead... Full story

Over the hump: Lights beat Montana Tech

September 5th was a long time ago. But for the Montana State University-Northern football team it must have seemed like an eternity. That was the last time the Lights felt the thrill of victory, but ... Full story

Friday's Prep Football: Blue Ponies run over Polson

The Havre High football team needed a win. And thanks to a dominant running game, the Blue Ponies got on Friday night at Blue Pony Stadium. Behind over 200 yards on the ground, including 100-yard... Full story

Blue Ponies ready to tackle Pirates

It’s hard to say that a nonconference game is a must win for the Havre High football team. But, after back-to-back losses, the Central A Blue Ponies need a win, regardless of the opponent. Tonight, ... Full story

Skylights soar past Eagles in home opener

For the Montana State University-Northern Skylights, the Armory Gymnasium was kind Thursday night. For the visiting Northwest Indian College Eagles, not so much. In their home opener in front of a... Full story

Friday Night Lights: This Game is Special

There is something special about playing high school football. For some it's about college scholarships and winning state championships. For others, the value is much more intrinsic. It's about...

Community Focus: For the love of football ...

As the football season for our Havre Middle School Mustangs came to an end Saturday, something occurred to me: the rules of the game were compromised. I was warned by our Mustang parents that Lewistown celebrates “I Hate Havre Day,” and I was... Full story

Our View: Hi-Line darts and laurels

Laural A group of Havre residents will be putting on a barbecue noon to 4 p.m. Sunday to highlight the bond between Havre and Montana State University-Northern. The campus and the community have a long tradition of cooperation. The two mean a lot... Full story

View from the North 40: Connect-the-dots picture

Remember the old connect-the-dots pictures from grade school? Sometimes life-things — like connect-the-dots — don't look like much until you make the connections that form something more...

CAMPAIGN WATCH: This week in the race to November

HELENA (AP) — Democratic U.S. Senate candidate Amanda Curtis has posted her first and perhaps only television ad, a major accomplishment for a candidate who entered the race in mid-August with no money. The ad features Curtis meeting with... Full story

University of Montana Western hires chancellor

BUTTE (AP) — University of Montana Western officials say the provost of Southwest Minnesota State University has been hired as the Dillon school's chancellor. The Montana Standard reports (http://bit.ly/11LCN9U) Beth Weatherby will begin her new... Full story

Community Events Calendar

Friday, Oct. 17 "On Borrowed Time," a MAT production, will be showing at 8 p.m. at MSU-Northern Little Theatre, with doors and lounge open at 7:30 p.m. Tickets are $15 for adults, $10 for students and seniors and Northern students get in free with... Full story

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