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Articles from the May 21, 2014 edition

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 By Daniel Horton    Sports    May 21, 2014

Ponies ready to net gold in Billings

The Havre High boys and girls tennis teams went through an intense, pressure-packed three days last weekend at the Central A Divisional tournament in Bozeman, but the reward for nine HHS tennis... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    May 21, 2014

Medals, trip to state on the line for local tracksters

The surrounding area is packed with boys and girls Class C track and field talent, and it will all be on display Thursday at the annual Northern C Divisional track meet. Coming out of the 9C and 10C,... Full story

 
 By Pam Burke    Local    May 21, 2014

Poker run to benefit Wounded Warriors

Motorcyclists, and road trip enthusiasts in general, have an opportunity to cruise north-central Montana roads, win prizes and help out a good cause this weekend in the area's first poker run of the...

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    May 21, 2014

Healthy eating - Korean style

Chef Ben Thorpe of the Grand Union Restaurant in Fort Benton gave a demonstration and lecture at Simply Natural Monday. Thorpe lectured on how to make homemade kimchi. "There's a significant... Full story

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Breaking News    May 21, 2014

Update: Boil water alert issued in Chinook

After being without running water for around a day, Chinook’s dry spell has been reversed. Chinook’s running water has been restored, but the city has been put on a state of emergency until tests on the water has been completed. “There was... Full story

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    May 21, 2014

Leischners arraigned again

A Laurel family accused of conspiring to embezzle federal money from a water project in north-central Montana faces new charges, this time that they failed to report income — including from Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation — when applying for...

 
 By AMY BETH HANSON Associated Press    Breaking News    May 21, 2014

BNSF ordered to reinstate Havre worker

HELENA — The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has ordered BNSF Railway to reinstate workers in Montana and Wyoming, with back pay, after an agency investigation determined the employees were illegally fired after reporting they... Full story

 
 Obituaries    May 21, 2014

Edward P. Otto

Edward P. Otto, 77, of Havre passed away on Saturday, May 17, 2014, at the Northern Montana Care Center of natural causes.  A visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until 4 p.m., and 6 p.m. until 8... Full story

 
 Obituaries    May 21, 2014

Milan John Pavlovick

Milan John Pavlovick passed away at Northern Montana Care Center in Havre, Montana, on May 12, 2014, after an extended illness. He was 76 years of age. Milan was born on July 10, 1938, at the family farm home at Iliad, Montana, to Elsie Cikrit... Full story

 
 Obituaries    May 21, 2014

Ted G. Knudson

Ted G. Knudson, 52 of Cranbrook, British Columbia, passed away Oct 5, 2013. He was born to Glen R. Knudson and Ila Springer Knudson on Sept 18, 1961. Ted is survived by his parents; brothers, Terry and Tobby; sister, Pam; and extended family. He... Full story

 
 By Debbie Vandeberg    Opinion    May 21, 2014

Havre Pride showed great community spirit

Havre Pride cleanup this past Saturday was the second attempt to hold the activity — as the April date was taken over by Mother Nature and some bad weather. To those who braved the April date ... thank you so very much for your participation. When... Full story

 
 State News    May 21, 2014

BNSF: Future of crude by rail depends on safety

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — The head of the biggest railroad hauling North Dakota crude says the future of oil shipments depends on proving that it can be done safely. BNSF Executive Chairman Matt Rose spoke on Wednesday at the Williston Basin Petroleum... Full story

 
 State News    May 21, 2014

Man pleads not guilty in exchange student's death

MISSOULA (AP) — A Montana man trying to catch the thieves who targeted his house pleaded not guilty Wednesday to deliberately killing a 17-year-old German exchange student who entered his garage, a case that ignited debate about laws allowing... Full story

 
 By LISA BAUMANN Associated Press    State News    May 21, 2014

4 couples suing over Montana's gay-marriage ban

HELENA (AP) — Four gay couples are suing Montana over its constitutional ban on same-sex marriage. That leaves North Dakota and South Dakota as the only two states with gay marriage bans and no lawsuits seeking to overturn them. The Montana... Full story