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Articles from the July 3, 2014 edition

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 By George Ferguson    Sports    July 3, 2014

Lethbridge blows out North Stars twice

After a dominant and lopsided performance Tuesday in Fort MacLeod, Alberta, the Havre North Stars American Legion baseball club had to see how the other half lived. The North Stars hammered the Fort... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    July 3, 2014

Class A wrestling will remain four divisions for the upcoming season

Havre High and the rest of Class A will have to wait one more school year before getting started competing as two divisions. Last week, the Montana High School Association denied approval for Class A... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    July 3, 2014

Bear Paw reduces rates on business loans

The local economic development agency is offering a special deal to help businesses in the area expand or to help people who want to start a new business. Bear Paw Development Corp. announced it is reducing a fee in its revolving loan program...

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    July 3, 2014

Ag research center shows off its work

The Northern Agricultural Research Center hosted its annual Field Day highlighting its facilities and projects Wednesday. NARC was celebrating its 99th year of operation as staffers carted people... Full story

 
 By Havre Daily News    Local    July 3, 2014

Four things for the Fourth

As Havre enters into the three-day Independence Day weekend, there is an abundance of things for people to do. Here are four events where people can have fun over the weekend for free. 1. Fourth of... Full story

 
 Obituaries    July 3, 2014

Kathleen Rose Leeds

Mrs. Kathleen Rose Leeds, 63, died in Glasgow, on June 22, 2014, at the Frances Mahon Deaconess Hospital. Born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, she is survived by her parents, Ralph Sommer and Virginia... Full story

 
 Obituaries    July 3, 2014

Jonathan WindyBoy Soto

Jonathan WindyBoy Soto, our precious baby boy, was lost to us on Tuesday, July 1, 2014, at Benefis Medical Center in Great Falls. Jonathan was born to Alfredo Soto III and Jaycene WindyBoy of Rocky Boy, and would have joined his brothers, John Henry... Full story

 
 Obituaries    July 3, 2014

Benton Gould

Benton Gould, 83, of Chinook passed away June 23, 2014, at his home in Chinook. Cremation has taken place, and there are no services planned at this time. Arrangements have been made with Edwards Funeral Home in Chinook.... Full story

 
 Local    July 3, 2014

For the Record, July 3, 2014

Havre Police Department Roger Lee Wells, 59, of Havre was arrested on a charge of criminal contempt and Carl John Morsette, 41, of Havre was arrested on a Justice or City court warrant after an officer initiated an investigated at 10:27 a.m.... Full story

 
 By Emily Mayer    Local    July 3, 2014

Celebrating History: New business in the Wright Building

We return to Havre for the 26 installment of this series celebrating the 150th anniversary of the formation of Montana Territory, signed into law by President Abraham Lincoln on May 26, 1864. Information for this column comes from the July 4, 1914...

 
 By Pam Burke    Opinion    July 3, 2014

To err is human, to forgive needless

Today we celebrate the colossal public error and the people whose job or hobby puts them in line of public scrutiny. I live your pain. Today we celebrate the 1-minute parking sign in Brentwood, California. Yes, it’s a one-hour parking area, but... Full story

 
 By Sondra Ashton    Opinion    July 3, 2014

Once upon a mattress

I always knew I was a princess. Not any old run-of-the-mill princess, mind you, but a fairy tale princess. Not just any fairy tale princess, mind you, but a princess like the one from “The Princess... Full story

 
 Opinion    July 3, 2014

Patriotism and climate change

With the arrival of Independence Day, veterans like us often reflect on what patriotism means in terms of the responsibilities we American citizens have. One responsibility we all have is environmental stewardship. As we celebrate our nation’s inde... Full story

 
 Opinion    July 3, 2014

Our View: Hi-Line darts and laurels, July 3, 2014

Laurel — Community groups always unite to present entertaining programs for the community. Nothing highlights that fact more than this weekend. The Havre Jaycees will put on their annual Independence Day fireworks display Friday night. During the... Full story

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    July 3, 2014

Fort Benton celebrates summer, Year of the Woman

The 38th Annual Fort Benton Summer Celebration brought hundreds of people to take part in the yearly celebration along the Missouri River. This year's celebration held many festivities, including a pa... Full story

 
 State News    July 3, 2014

Train derails in western Montana; 3 cars in river

MISSOULA (AP) — A freight train derailed in western Montana, sending three cars carrying aircraft components down a steep embankment and into the Clark Fork River. Montana Rail Link spokeswoman Lynda Frost says 19 cars from a westbound train... Full story