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Articles from the April 2, 2014 edition

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 By Daniel Horton    Sports    April 2, 2014

MSU-Northern spring sports underway

Getting out on the golf course during early spring is never easy in Montana, but with the Montana State University-Northern men’s and women’s golf teams resuming action this month, the Lights and... Full story

 
 By Ken Brubaker    Sports    April 2, 2014

Local Bowling Report: There's been lots of great games in Havre

As the bowling leagues are winding down it is time to look at the high scores for the year in each league. SUNDAY KEGLERS: Christie Holden 223, 602 for the women and Roman Surber 300 and Kelly Olson 810 for the men. MONDAY STRAIGHTAWAY MIXED: Shawn... Full story

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    April 2, 2014

5 seek 3 seats on Havre school board

Five people will be running for three seats on the Havre school board in the May 6 elections. The names of those running for the three open seats are: Ericka Everly, Timothy Scheele, Bobbi Teasley and incumbents Curtis Smeby and Cindy Erickson.... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    April 2, 2014

Rail delays change Empire Builder schedule

Along with warnings of delays in grain sales, increased traffic on the BNSF Railway tracks along the Hi-Line are causing changes to passenger rail service. Amtrak has set a new schedule for the... Full story

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    April 2, 2014

KRTV to broadcast channels to Havre

The days of over-the-air television are alive again in Havre. KRTV Channel 3 in Great Falls says it is now providing "high quality digital signal to the area." The digital translator on Cement Hill north of Havre began televising KRTV's signal last...

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    April 2, 2014

Rocky Boy students visit Washington, D.C.

Thirteen Rocky Boy High School students got a chance to visit the nation’s capital for a week and take a more hands-on approach to learning about the government and history. Kendall Griggs, a Rocky Boy High School art teacher and the Close Up...

 
 Obituaries    April 2, 2014

John Margaris

Dr. John Margaris, of Great Falls, passed away in his sleep on Tuesday, April 1, 2014. A funeral service will be held at First Presbyterian Church at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, April 5, 2014. Burial will... Full story

 
 Obituaries    April 2, 2014

Merle Thorstad

Merle G. Thorstad, 82, of Lloyd, passed away of natural causes at his ranch in the Bear Paw Mountains on Thursday, March 27, 2014. Funeral Services will be held Thursday, April 3, 11 a.m., at St. Gabr... Full story

 
 Obituaries    April 2, 2014

Judy Bland

Judy Bland, 64, of Lewistown, passed away on Saturday, March 29, 2014, at Northern Montana Hospital of natural causes. Graveside services will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, April 3, 2014, at Highland... Full story

 
 Obituaries    April 2, 2014

Melvin Deppmeier

In the early morning hours of Friday, March 28, 2014, Melvin Lynn Deppmeier, 70, lost his battle with cancer at Benefis Hospital Extended Care in Great Falls. Cremation has taken place, and memorial services will be held at 1 p.m. on Friday, April... Full story

 
 Obituaries    April 2, 2014

Hubert F. Golie

Hubert F. Golie, 76, of Chinook, passed away March 30, 2014, at Sweet Nursing Home in Chinook. There are no services at this time. A full obituary will follow Friday.Arrangements have been made with Edwards Funeral Home of Chinook... Full story

 
 Obituaries    April 2, 2014

JoAnn Frank

JoAnn Frank, 79, of Chinook, passed away March 27, 2014, at Northern Montana Care Center in Havre. There are no services at this time. Arrangements have been made with Edwards Funeral Home of Chinook.... Full story

 
 Obituaries    April 2, 2014

Marilyn Hutton

Marilyn Hutton, 77, passed away March 28, 2014, at the Peace Hospice House in Great Falls. Memorial services will be held on Friday, April 4, 2014, at 2 p.m. at Turner High School gymnasium. Arrangements have been made with Edwards Funeral Home of... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Breaking News    April 2, 2014

Burns pleads guilty in Rocky Boy embezzlement

Business owner Hunter Burns pleaded guilty for himself and for his business to a charge of filing a false claim against a federally funded project. Burns admitted this morning in federal court in Great Falls to filing a false claim on work on the... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Breaking News    April 2, 2014

Belcourt: Mistakes were made

GREAT FALLS - In a plea agreement covering federal six cases, former state Rep. Tony Belcourt, D-Box Elder, pleaded guilty to charges in four of them this afternoon. "I'll accept that mistakes were... Full story

 
 Breaking News    April 2, 2014

Senate panel OKs Little Shell recognition

HELENA (AP) — The Little Shell Band of Chippewa Indians is moving closer to the federal recognition it has sought for 35 years. The U.S. Senate Indian Affairs Committee approved legislation Wednesday that would recognize the tribe. The bill... Full story