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Articles from the August 11, 2014 edition

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 By George Ferguson    Sports    August 11, 2014

2014 Frontier Football Preview: Weapons at wide receiver

It’s no secret that the Frontier Conference is loaded with star running backs this coming season. But it’s also no secret that there’s plenty of star quarterbacks in the league as well. And... Full story

 
 By Chris Peterson    Sports    August 11, 2014

Heat: Lights get started

The hot August sun is synonymous with the start of football, and as the heat bore down over the weekend, the Montana State University-Northern Lights got their football season underway as they began... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    August 11, 2014

Mariani gets plenty of reps against Packers

The Tennessee Titans got the 2014 NFL preseason off to a winning start. But for former Havre Blue Pony Marc Mariani, just playing in a live NFL game was exciting enough. Mariani, who missed both the...

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    August 11, 2014

Woman charged in Lunch Box theft

A $60 cookie sale led to charges alleging a Havre restaurant manager embezzled more than $60,000, with the owners of the Lunch Box saying it appears the manager stole much more than that. Jean A. Grandberg, age not available, is charged with... Full story

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    August 11, 2014

Relay for Life walks to fight cancer

Relay for Life Friday sought to raise money in Havre to donate to the cause of finding a cure for cancer. The event began with a barbecue and opening flag ceremony in which the cancer survivors and caregivers who attended the event began the first la...

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    August 11, 2014

City block without water more than 19 hours

The houses of the 1200 Block of 4th Street were without water beginning around 1 or 2 p.m. Sunday but were expected to have it back on before noon today. David Peterson, director of Havre Public Works, said the cause of the water line break is...

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    August 11, 2014

The long trip home

UPDATE: A group of about 40-50 Canadian Patriot Guards will be accompanying Pfc. Gordon's remains from the Emporium at roughly 2 p.m. They will go over the viaduct and to to Wild Horse. Lawrence R.... Full story

 
 Obituaries    August 11, 2014

Dennis W. 'Denny' Johnson

Dennis W. "Denny" Johnson was born on March 14, 1942, in Spokane, Washington, to Gordon Pintler and Katherine Johnson (Furlong). He grew up in Havre, Montana, where he attended Havre schools and... Full story

 
 Obituaries    August 11, 2014

Byron G. McMillan

Byron G. McMillan of Everett, Washington, a native of Havre, died on Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014.  A celebration of life was held Saturday, August 9th at Cherry Hill Baptist Church in Seattle. A full... Full story

 
 Obituaries    August 11, 2014

Helen Lorraine Wingfield

Helen Lorraine Wingfield, 89, of Kingston, Idaho, passed away Aug. 3, 2014, at the Life Care Center of Post Falls, Idaho. She was born Jan. 23, 1925, in Ronan, Montana. Helen was the daughter of Albert and Leone (Emminger) Brewer.  Helen moved to... Full story

 
 Obituaries    August 11, 2014

Thomas E. Graham

Thomas E. Graham, 62, of Havre, passed away on Wednesday, August 6, 2014, at his residence of natural causes. Cremation has taken place, and memorial services are pending. Holland & Bonine Funeral Home has been entrusted with arra... Full story

 
 Local    August 11, 2014

For the Record, August 11, 2014

Havre Police Department Francis Ralph Amos Jr., 31, of Havre was arrested on a Justice or City court warrant after officers served it to him at 7:03 a.m. Friday at the police station. ——— Samuel Alexander St. Marks, 33, of Havre was arrested... Full story

 
 Opinion    August 11, 2014

Our View: Justice should trump mercy in Rocky Boy sentencings

U.S. District Court Judge Brian Morris will this week begin imposing sentences to defendants in the ongoing Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation scandal. He faces many difficult decisions as he balances compassion for the criminals vs. justice for the... Full story

 
 By Milton Madsen    Opinion    August 11, 2014

Thoughts on fireworks, Great Northern Fair

Now that the noise of the Fourth of July is over and the fair is done, I have these comments to make. Havre City Council, without any consideration for our feelings, allowed fireworks to be set off inside the city limits. The first year of that ordin... Full story

 
 By Doug Marden    Opinion    August 11, 2014

Charter has meant trouble for customers

Ever since Bresnan Communications was taken over by Charter, it has been nothing but trouble. My service was out Sunday and Monday, and I called the 800 number and their answer was: "We are working on it." My service has been out at least once a... Full story

 
 Obituaries    August 11, 2014

Mitchell E. Wing

Mitchell E. Wing, 41, of Fort Belknap, passed away on Friday, August 8, 2014, at Benefis Medical Center in Great Falls of natural causes. Wake services will begin at 5:00 p.m. on Monday, August 11, 20... Full story

 
 Obituaries    August 11, 2014

Mitchell E. Wing

Mitchell E. Wing, 41, of Fort Belknap, passed away on Friday, Aug. 8, 2014, at Benefis Medical Center in Great Falls of natural causes. Wake services will begin at 5 .m. on Monday, Aug. 11, 2014, at the Chief Nosey Center in Lodge Pole, and will... Full story

 
 Breaking News    August 11, 2014

Northern football coach 'on leave'

Montana State University-Northern football coach Mark Samson has been placed on administrative leave with pay for undisclosed reasons. Northern spokesman Jim Potter said this morning that the university hopes to conduct an investigation and make a... Full story