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Articles from the June 24, 2014 edition

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 By George Ferguson    Sports    June 24, 2014

Local Golf Report: Rain disrupts golf league action

Rain, and lots of it was the story line on the local golf scene this past week. But while local golf courses saw heavy rain early in the week, the sun and fun returned just in time for the weekend. This past Saturday at Prairie Farms Golf Course,... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    June 24, 2014

Lights hold annual high school team camp

Montana State University-Northern men’s basketball coach Shawn Huse held his annual Lights Team Camp over the weekend. The camp ran Thursday through Saturday at the Armory Gymnasium. Huse said the...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    June 24, 2014

Houle indicted again in federal court

A member of the Chippewa Cree Tribe’s governing council pleaded not guilty to new charges this morning in federal court in Great Falls. John “Chance” Houle, a member and former chair of the Business Committee at Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation... Full story

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    June 24, 2014

Range Days in full swing at Camp Kiwanis

Montana Range Days began Monday at Camp Kiwanis in Beaver Creek Park, teaching students of all ages to identify up to 100 plants. Jan Pratt, a member of the board of directors for Range Days, said...

 
 By Havre Daily News staff    Local    June 24, 2014

Chester gas breaks closes highway, business

A gas line break in Chester closed down U.S. Highway 2 Monday and forced Stricks Ag to evacuate its building. A NorthWestern Energy spokesperson reported that the line break was caused by a... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    June 24, 2014

Teen, father charged in rape, witness tampering

A Havre High School student and his father are charged in separate cases alleging the youth raped a Havre High School girl and he and his father both told the girl not to go to the police. Ryan Holsapple, 17, at the time of the alleged incident, and... Full story

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    June 24, 2014

Power outage planned for Saturday

Hill County Electric Cooperative will have power interrupted to members served by the Havre substation Saturday, while Western Area Power Administration works on the substation. The interruption will begin at 9 a.m. and may last until 7 p.m. HCE...

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    June 24, 2014

Quick Pic: What are you lookin' at?

A Rocky Mountain bighorn sheep ram grazes by the side of a road Sunday in the Lewis and Clark National Forest. Northwest of Choteau, near Teton Peak, bighorn sheep are plentiful. The sheep - which... Full story

 
 Local    June 24, 2014

For the Record: June 24, 2014

Havre Police Department Officers responded to an 9:52 a.m. Monday call from 3rd Avenue about a possible identity theft. ——— Eleven Rae Lewis, 38, of Havre was arrested on charges of driving under the influence and criminal contempt after an... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Breaking News    June 24, 2014

New charges against Houle unsealed

Charges against Houle unsealed by Tim Leeds Federal charges against a Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation tribal council member have been unsealed, although indictments in two cases remain sealed until his codefendants appear to enter a plea. John “Ch... Full story

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Breaking News    June 24, 2014

(2:35 p.m.) Power outage caused by Ft. Assinniboine substation

The power outage that took out the power across the Hi-Line from Chester to Glasgow was caused by a problem in the Fort Assinniboine substation. NorthWestern Energy spokesperson Claudia Rapkoch said the outage was caused by a security measure that... Full story

 
 State News    June 24, 2014

Montana to notify 1.3 million of computer hacking


HELENA (AP) — Montana officials said Tuesday they are notifying 1.3 million people that their personal information could have been accessed by hackers who broke into a state health department computer server. The letters are going to people whos... Full story

 
 By MATTHEW BROWN Associated Press    State News    June 24, 2014

APNewsBreak: Oil train info shows heavy traffic

BILLINGS (AP) — Disclosures from railroads about volatile oil shipments from the Northern Plains show dozens of the trains passing weekly through Illinois and the Midwest and up to 19 a week reaching Washington state on the West Coast. The... Full story

 
 State News    June 24, 2014

Blackfeet program leaders sentenced in fraud case

HELENA (AP) — The leaders and two employees of a Blackfeet Indian project for troubled youth were sentenced Tuesday for their roles in defrauding the federally funded program. Francis Onstad and Delyle "Shanny" Augare pleaded guilty in February to... Full story

 
 By The Associated Press    State News    June 24, 2014

5 Things to Know in Montana for June 25

BC-MT--5 Things to Know in Montana-Wednesday/341 Your daily look at news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today. FUNERAL FOR THREE FORKS FIRE CHIEF: A funeral is scheduled for Wednesday afternoon in Three Forks for fire... Full story

 
 Breaking News    June 24, 2014

Flags ordered to half-staff after crash killed 6

HELENA (AP) — Gov. Steve Bullock has ordered that flags be flown at half-staff Wednesday to honor six people, including the Three Forks fire chief, who were killed in a crash east of Helena last week. Authorities continue to investigate Thursday's... Full story