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 By Tori Thomas    Local    October 22, 2014 

Board looks at use of Bigger Better Barn

A large audience was on hand for Tuesday’s Great Northern Fair Board meeting, and there was a lengthy discussion concerning the use of the Bigger Better Barn. The barn is leased by the local Barn Users Association through the winter months.... Full story

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    October 22, 2014 

Railroad museum recreates historic building

The restrooms at the Frank DeRosa Railroad Museum are being renovated to recapture a piece of Havre's history. Debbie Paulsen, who is on the museum's board, said firefighters and community members... Full story

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    October 22, 2014 

Tadios sentenced to a year and a day

Fawn Patricia Ann Tadios, 52, of Box Elder, was sentenced to one year and one day in prison Tuesday. Tadios, the former chief executive officer of the health clinic at Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation, was ordered to pay $15,000 in restitution and... Full story

 
 Local    October 22, 2014 

For the Record, October 22, 2014

Havre Police Department Officers investigated a report from a College Road facility Tuesday at 6:55 a.m. concerning vandalism. Windows were shot out. ——— Officers made two arrests on 2nd Street Tuesday at 8:05 a.m. No further details were... Full story

 
 By Tori Thomas    Local    October 21, 2014

Pre-K proposal gets Hi-Line support

Montana Gov. Steve Bullock has proposed a $37 million early childhood education program that would make half-day pre-kindergarten programs available to 4-year-olds. Although Hi-Line educators and political leaders say they need more details, the... Full story

 
 By Jennifer T. Whitfield    Local    October 21, 2014

Havre's Day Treatment Program

Food, shelter, safety‚ these are some of the basic essentials that we all need in order to sustain our lives. For most of our community members, resources are readily available, accessible and known. But for some, long-term services and support...

 
 By Deparment of Public Health and Human Services    Local    October 21, 2014

Diabetes conference starts Oct. 23

The Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services is sponsoring the 17th annual Diabetes Professional Conference Oct. 23-24 at Fairmont Hot Springs Resort. Registration is open. The cost to attend is $135. A discounted registration fee for...

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    October 21, 2014

Havre school board receives state award

At the Havre Public School District Board of Trustees board planning meeting Monday, the school board spoke of the award they received at the Montana Educators Conference Thursday and looked forward into the future of the district. Two school boards... Full story

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    October 21, 2014

Council does business in record time, starts search for new Ward 1 rep

Havre City Council, known for its sparse agendas, outdid itself Monday night. There was but one item on the agenda. The one item was formal declaration that there was a vacant council seat from the 1st Ward, where Bonnie Parenteau had announced she... Full story

 
 Local    October 21, 2014

For the Record, October 21, 2014

Havre Police Department Christina Mary Converse, 36, of Havre was issued a summons on a charge of shoplifting on Monday at 9:24 a.m. ——— Officers investigated a report from 11th Street West on Monday at 10:24 a.m. concerning trespassing.... Full story

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    October 20, 2014

Northern receives $3.15M donation

At the Montana State University-Northern football game Saturday, leaders of Northern and its business partners announced that the university will receive the $3 million it needs to build a new... Full story

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    October 20, 2014

Balyeat: Obamacare a 'bad deal'

When people could purchase insurance on the open market, they could rest assured that for a fair price they would get reasonable protection if they got sick or injured. “It was a square deal,”said Joe Balyeat, a former Montana lawmaker, a... Full story

 
 By Tori Thomas    Local    October 20, 2014

Fort Belknap misses election deadline

The Fort Belknap Indian Community missed their deadline to file a proposal to open a satellite election office in their area. Native Americans from those reservations won a legal settlement in June to open the offices and improve access to late regis... Full story

 
 By Bonnie Davidson    Local    October 20, 2014

MDT: Highway 2 expansion stymied by lack of funds

The effort to expand Highway 2 to four lanes has been hurt by the lack of state and federal funding, Montana Department of Transportation Director Mike Tooley said Friday Tooley spoke to a meeting of the Highway 2 Association, a group that that has...

 
 By Tori Thomas    Local    October 20, 2014

Emergency siren test set Wednesday during Great ShakeOut

If you hear a siren on Wednesday — do not panic. According to a City of Havre Police Department and the Hill County Sheriff’s Office press release, officials will be performing an emergency siren test Wednesday at 10:22 a.m., part of a statewide...

 
 By Havre Daily News staff    Local    October 20, 2014

International crash occurs at Wild Horse

An allegedly drunken driver Friday crashed his car through a closed gate, entered a counter-clockwise rotation and went into the ditch on the east edge of the roadway where it collided with a highway sign. The unusual thing is that the accident...

 
 Local    October 20, 2014

For the Record, October 20, 2014

Havre Police Department Officers investigated a report made at the police station Friday at 10:09 a.m. of assisting a citizen. ——— Officers investigated a report from 3rd Street Friday at 12:19 p.m. of a woman screaming. ——— Velma Madla B... Full story

 
 By Hill County Health Department    Local    October 20, 2014

Whooping cough still on the rise in Hill County

As of Thursday, there have been four confirmed cases of pertussis reported in Hill County. The Hill County Health Department has some advice on how to best protect yourself and your family from pertussis. Pertussis is a contagious disease that... Full story

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    October 17, 2014

Leadership Montana in Havre

Leadership Montana began its tour around Montana communities in Havre this year and will spend three days learning about the businesses in the area. Chantel Schieffer, the executive director of... Full story

 
 Local    October 17, 2014

God wants not our obedience but our hearts

Brian and Vicki Barrows In our August article we explored some aspects of learning to think the way King Jesus does. One important point dealt with His humility. The main passage we looked at was Chapter 2 of Philippians, which includes this...

 
 By John Bruington    Local    October 17, 2014

Out Our Way: A $5 Coke

Remember the mess we had when someone at the government “Einstein” came up with the idea of making dollar coins the same size as a quarter?  Well it wasn’t just foreigners who sometimes mistook one for the other. Ever pay $5 for a $1.25 pop?...

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    October 17, 2014

Hi-Line Living: Small towns in focus: Rudyard

The small Montana town of Rudyard sits on the Hi-Line and has a colorful, varied history. Rudyard sits 40 miles west of Havre on U.S. Highway 2 and has a population of 275, according to the 2010... Full story

 

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