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 Breaking News    January 3, 2014

Friday's Prep Basketball: Class AA Bison sweep Blue Ponies

The Havre High boys and girls basketball teams had tough first outings of the new year. In Havre, the Class AA Great Falls High Bison beat the Blue Pony boys 62-47, while the Pony girls came up just short against the Bison at the Swarthout... Full story

 
 By John Kelleher    Breaking News    January 3, 2014

Warning: Dangerous cold wind chill

A wind chill warning is in effect for Havre and Chinook through Monday morning. Wind chills could range between minus 30 and minus 50 degrees for the next two days, the National Weather Service warns. Under those conditions, frostbite can occur... Full story

 
 Breaking News    January 3, 2014

Saturday's Prep Basketball: Malta too much for Pony boys and girls

The new year hasn't been kind to the Havre High boys and girls basketball teams. And Saturday was especially tough at the Havre High gymnasium. The Malta M-Ettes beat the HHS girls for the second... Full story

 
 Breaking News    January 3, 2014

Wind chill warnings for northeastern Montana

GLASGOW (AP) — Northeastern Montana remained under a wind chill warning Sunday with wind chills up to 59 below zero due to a rare combination of conditions even for a state used to Arctic blasts. Meteorologist Patrick Gilchrist with the National... Full story

 
 By John Kelleher    Breaking News    December 31, 2013

William Rugg named provost, VP at Northern

Dr. William Rugg, most recently provost and vice president for academic affairs at Northeastern University in Tahlequah, Okla., has been named provost and vice president for academic affairs at Montana State University-Northern. He will begin work... Full story

 
 Breaking News    December 20, 2013

Friday's Prep Basketball: Blue Ponies sweep Rangers

The Havre High boys and girls basketball teams got the weekend, and the Central A Conference season off to a dominating start on Friday night at the HHS gymnasium. The Blue Pony boys defeated Livingst... Full story

 
 Breaking News    December 20, 2013

Saturday's Prep Basketball: HHS girls blow out Panthers

The Havre High girls made it three in a row Saturday, by blowing out the Belgrade Panthers 57-37 at the HHS gymnasium. The Blue Pony boys fell to Belgrade earlier in the day, 65-47. Brandy Lambourne... Full story

 
 By DAVID ESPO DONNA CASSATA AP    Breaking News    December 18, 2013

Officials: Baucus to be named ambassador to China

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama intends to nominate Sen. Max Baucus, D-Mont., as ambassador to China, Democratic officials said Wednesday, turning to a lawmaker well-versed in trade issues to fill one of the nation's most important diploma... Full story

 
 Breaking News    December 13, 2013

Friday's Prep Basketball: Havre boys win, girls fall in Malta

The Havre High boys basketball team opened the season with a 44-38 win Friday night in Malta, led by sophomore Dane Warp's 17 points. Meanwhile, the Blue Pony girls dropped their season-opener to the M-Ettes, 47-37. The Pony girls host CMR Saturday,... Full story

 
 Breaking News    December 13, 2013

Saturday's Prep Basketball: Pony girls race past Rustlers

The Havre High girls basketball team bounced back from its season-opening loss at Malta by beating the CMR Rustlers 39-23 Saturday night at the HHS gymnasium. The Blue Pony boys fell at CMR, 67-39. Both HHS squads are home next weekend, hosting... Full story

 
 Breaking News    December 13, 2013

Blue Ponies win Mining City Duals

The Havre Blue Ponies took down the top three teams in Class AA this weekend, went unbeaten over two days, and captured the prestigious Mining City Duals title in Butte. Havre beat Bozeman in pool play Friday, and in Saturday's bracket format, HHS... Full story

 
 Breaking News    December 12, 2013

Woman in newlywed murder case agrees to plea deal

MISSOULA — A newlywed bride accused of deliberately pushing her husband to his death in Montana's Glacier National Park agreed Thursday to plead guilty to second-degree murder. News of the plea deal for Jordan Graham, 22, came as a jury was set to... Full story

 
 Breaking News    December 5, 2013

$50,000 lottery ticket sold in Havre is claimed

A Hays man has claimed a $50,000 winning ticket in the Montana Lottery. Timothy Werk won the Scratch prize when he played Slingo Trio" he purchased at Holiday, 200 W. 1st St.... Full story

 
 By CHRISTOPHER TORCHIA MARCUS ELIASON AP    Breaking News    December 5, 2013

Nelson Mandela, 20th century colossus, dies at 95

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — Nelson Mandela, who became one of the world's most beloved statesmen and a colossus of the 20th century when he emerged from 27 years in prison to negotiate an end to white minority rule in South Africa, has died. He was 95.... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Breaking News    November 29, 2013

Lights, Skylights sweep Saints

The Montana State University-Northern basketball teams made it 2-for-2 in a Frontier Conference opening twin bill Saturday night in the Armory Gymnasium. The MSU-N men won a thrilling, come-from-behind battle with Carroll College, 60-57, while the... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Breaking News    November 27, 2013

Johnson pleads not guilty to murdering his brother

A Havre man pleaded not guilty in state District Court in Havre this afternoon to a charge accusing him of shooting and killing his brother in their Havre residence Nov. 9. Shane Clark Johnson, born in 1968, is accused of shooting his 43-year-old... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Breaking News    November 27, 2013

Johnson pleads not guilty to murdering his brother

A Havre man pleaded not guilty in state District Court in Havre this afternoon to a charge accusing him of shooting and killing his brother in their Havre residence Nov. 9. Shane Clark Johnson, born in 1968, is accused of shooting his 43-year-old... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Breaking News    November 27, 2013

Four Lights earn Frontier Conference honors

Four Montana State University-Northern football players have been named to the 2013 Frontier All-Conference Team, released by the league offices on Wednesday afternoon. MSU-Northern senior wide receiver Orin Johnson was selected as a Second-Team... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Breaking News    November 27, 2013

Skylights drop exhibition at MSU-Billings

The Montana State University-Northern women's basketball team fell to NCAA Division II Montana State-Billings 76-59 Wednesday night in Billings. The game was an exhibition for Northern, and didn't count against the Skylights' 6-0 record. MSU-B... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Breaking News    November 22, 2013

Griz best Bobcats in 113th Brawl of the Wild

The Montana Grizzlies scored three times in the second half to break open what was a 7-7 game at intermission in the 113th Brawl of the Wild Saturday in Bozeman. The No. 5 Grizzlies beat the No. 13... Full story

 
 Breaking News    November 21, 2013

Havre woman steps forward to claim $2M lottery prize

Shannon Heggem of Havre bought the winning lottery ticket Aug. 31 and has finally come forward to claim her $2 million prize. A press release from the Montana Lottery Headquarters in Helena sent out a press release Thursday naming Heggem as biggest... Full story

 
 By DAVID ESPO AP Special Correspondent    Breaking News    November 12, 2013

Policy cancellations: Obama will allow old plans

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama says he hears Americans who are upset about losing their health insurance "loud and clear" and is offering a fix. Obama on Thursday announced that insurance companies can keep offering consumers plans that... Full story

 
 By George Ferguson    Breaking News    November 8, 2013

Skylights claim outright Frontier title for the first time in 22 years

There were moments of trepidation. Moments of uncertainty. But the Montana State University-Northern volleyball team is was simply too good and too poised not to win the Frontier Conference regular... Full story

 
 Breaking News    November 8, 2013

Ponies' season ends in Columbia Falls

The Havre Blue Ponies pulled off a comeback win last week against Miles City, but they couldn't duplicate it Saturday in Columbia Falls. The Northwestern A champion Wildcats (9-0) ousted the Ponies from the playoffs, 47-7 in the Class A... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds John Paul Schmidt    Breaking News    November 5, 2013

Solomon beats Rice for Havre mayor

In preliminary results, released pending a recount, incumbent first-term Havre Mayor Tim Solomon, a Democrat, again won in a race against former mayor Republican Bob Rice. The first results showed Sol... Full story

 

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