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Articles from the August 28, 2013 edition

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 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    August 28, 2013

Common Core raises questions, defenses

Montana students will find some things different when they go back to school this year. The state adopted the Common Core Standards Nov. 4, 2011 for English language arts, and mathematics. “One of... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    August 28, 2013

Amtrak passengers unload in Havre

The Hill County Disaster and Emergency Services coordinator said a well-orchestrated plan Tuesday solved some transportation problems when the air conditioning went out on some Amtrak cars. DES Coordinator Joe Parenteau said he was contacted by Amtra... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    August 28, 2013

Library friends looking for books

The Friends of the Havre-Hill County Library organization is looking for some books. The group is again holding its annual book sale during Havre Festival Days, one of its two main fundraisers, and people who would like to donate books for the sale c... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    August 28, 2013

County health assessment forum set for Thursday

Thursday county residents have the opportunity to tell the health care community what they think of Hill County’s health, and what the priorities should be in improving health of people in the county. The Hill County Health Improvement Plan... Full story

 
 Obituaries    August 28, 2013

William Mobley

William Mobley, 68, of Lovelock, Nev., passed away peacefully in his sleep on Aug 22, 2013. William was born in 1945 in Greybull, Wyo. He was preceded in death by his wife, Heleen. William left behind two daughters, Kathleen, of Gillette, Wyo. and... Full story

 
 Local    August 28, 2013

For the Record, August 28, 2013

Havre Police Department Officers investigated an 8:20 a.m. Tuesday call from 16th Street about the theft of a vehicle. ——— A stolen weed whacker was investigated after an 8:48 a.m. Tuesday call from a 1st Street business. ——— Officers... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    August 28, 2013

MSU-N Football Preview: Talented Lights' offense ready to strike

Going into the 2012 season, expectations for the Montana State University-Northern football team were sky high. The Lights were picked to finish second in the Frontier, and a big reason why was the... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    August 28, 2013

Pony golfers post good scores in Great Falls

After last week’s season-opening tournament at Prairie Farms Golf Course, the Havre High boys and girls varsity golf teams played in their toughest tournament of the regular season. Monday and... Full story

 
 By Havre Daily News staff    Sports    August 28, 2013

Havre's Holdsclaw earns postseason baseball honors

In his final sport of a great prep sports career, Havre's Thurman Holdsclaw was honored one more time. For the second straight American Legion baseball season, Havre North Star Thurman Holdsclaw was... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    August 28, 2013

Cat/Griz Preview

Over the last three seasons, the Montana State Bobcats have been on a steady climb. Yet, as the 2013 season draws near, the Cats still feel as though they have a mountain to scale. Montana State has... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Sports    August 28, 2013

Cat/Griz Preview: United Grizzlies chasing redemption

The start of a Montana Grizzly football season is always a highly-anticipated moment. But perhaps no season-opener in Griz’ history has been more hyped than this one. On Saturday night, in the... Full story

 
 By MATT VOLZ MATTHEW BROWN AP    State News    August 28, 2013

Billings judge apologizes for comments in teen's rape

BILLINGS — A Montana judge apologized Wednesday for saying a 14-year-old rape victim was "older than her chronological age" and had as much control of the situation as the teacher who raped her — remarks that prompted protests and a petition for... Full story