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 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

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

 
 By Francine Brady    Local    October 17, 2014

Library news and views

In her latest novel, “Bittersweet,” Colleen McCullough, author of “The Thorn Birds,” has journeyed back to Australia to give us a romantic saga of four sisters living in the tumultuous times of the 1920’s and 1930’s. Two sets of twins... Full story

 
 Local    October 17, 2014

Senior News

Here are activities planned at North Central Senior Center for the coming week: Monday — Transportation from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. (except for medical you have to call in early to make arrangements); painting at 1 p.m. Tuesday — Transportation from 9... Full story

 
 By Emily Mayer    Local    October 17, 2014

Celebrating the past: More history from Hingham Review

There were several small local-interest articles in the Oct. 16, 1914 issue of the Hingham Review. The following are featured for this 41st of statehood, complete with misspelling: New Saloon Opened On Wednesday of this week Ashton More opened his...

 
 By Lynn Hamilton    Local    October 17, 2014

All invited to community appreciation barbecue at Northern

A community appreciation barbecue will be held noon to 4 p.m. Sunday at Montana State University-Northern at the Applied Technology Center. The event was organized by several Havre residents who wanted to express the close ties between the community... Full story

 
 Local    October 17, 2014

Speech judging invite extended to members of community

Special to the Daily News The coaches of the Havre High School speech and debate team are extending an invitation to anyone interested in judging speech, drama or debate Saturday, Oct. 25. “We’re contacting people on our list, but we always seem... Full story

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    October 17, 2014

Northern student to be recognized at Saturday's game for volunteerism

A Montana State University-Northern student will be named “Volunteer of the Game” during the home football game Saturday. Joseph Vernon will receive the recognition for his work in revitalizing the university’s recycling program. Vernon is the... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    October 16, 2014

MAT looks at life, death in 'On Borrowed Time'

A co-director of the latest Montana Actors' Theatre production urged people to come see the show, which opens Friday in Montana State University-Northern's Little Theatre in Cowan Hall. "It's a... Full story

 
 Local    October 16, 2014

Anti-domestic abuse effort draws 100

Hill County Public Health Nurses The Family Violence Stops Here 5K Walk for Awareness was held Saturday at the Saddle Butte RC Model Flying Club and Bill Baltrusch Nature Trail. Because October is Dom... Full story

 
 By Tori Thomas    Local    October 15, 2014

7 HHS students go to state music fest

The All-State Music Festival is starting today in Missoula and seven of the participants are students from Havre High School. This year, the University of Montana is hosting the event. David Johnke, Havre High band director, said that it is an honor... Full story

 
 Local    October 15, 2014

More bike, walking trails planned, meeting set

Press release Opportunity Link Inc. A streets and trails workshop will take place in Havre Tuesday, Oct. 21, at HRDC, 2229 5th Ave.from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. This workshop is open to the public, and residents are encouraged to attend and gather... Full story

 
 Local    October 15, 2014

Speaker on Jeannette Rankin will be in Havre

Press release H. Earl Clack Memorial Museum According to local author Gary A. Wilson, in his book, “Honky-Tonk Town, Havre, Montana's Lawless Era,” a young Jeannette Rankin came to town in October and November 1914 to speak on behalf of...

 
 By Pam Burke    Local    October 15, 2014

Key to fundraising

As the youth branch of the International Kiwanis Club, Key clubs also focus their efforts on making a difference in their communities, and this fall Havre High School Key Club is working to paint the... Full story

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    October 14, 2014

Havre Daily reporter wins award

Havre Daily News reporter Tim Leeds has won a third-place prize in the investigative journalism award from the Inland Press Association, a national organization of newspapers. The prize was for his... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    October 14, 2014

Museum move to Griggs on-going

The H. Earl Clack Memorial Museum Board heard an update Monday on the move to a new location, with items now in storage at the Griggs Building on the 100 Block of 5th Avenue and plans to move its board meetings there in a few months. Board President... Full story

 
 By Tim Leeds    Local    October 14, 2014

Scouts look to join Clack Museum

The Boy Scouts of America soon may be joining a Hill County museum to preserve and present history. The board of the H. Earl Clack Memorial Museum Monday approved a proposal by board member Thomas Huether, also the Boy Scouts of America Hi-Line... Full story

 
 By John Kelleher    Local    October 13, 2014

Appreciation festival set for Sunday

The Havre community and Montana State University-Northern have been closely linked since long before the college opened its doors, said Havre resident Lynn Hamilton. “Havre is dependent on Northern, and Northern is dependent on Havre,” said... Full story

 
 By Northern Montana Health Care    Local    October 10, 2014

Northern Montana Health Care hosts Ukranian doctors

Northern Montana Health Care welcomed a Ukrainian Delegation for the Open World Leadership Program. NMHC hosted these delegates Tuesday as part of their Montana learning opportunity. The focus of their visit to the area was telemedicine. The five... Full story

 
 Local    October 10, 2014

Hi-Line Dance Fundraiser set for Saturday, Oct. 11

A fundraiser for the Havre Hi-Line Dance Competitive Team will be held 4 to 7 p.m. Saturday at the Havre Eagles Club. Funds raised will be used for travel and expenses for the team to perform at the... Full story

 
 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    October 10, 2014

Hi-Line Living: Kids and Compasses

Sunnyside Intermediate School students were bused to Beaver Creek Park to take part in hikes and learn how to read compasses Tuesday. The field trip to the park near the Jaycees Campground was part...

 
 Local    October 10, 2014

Celebrating history: Tattler squealed on gigglers

Emily Mayer This week, we take a look at the Oct. 9, 1914, issue of The Box Elder Valley Press for this 40th installment celebrating the 150th anniversary of Montana Territory and the 125th anniversary of statehood. News of World War I and the... Full story

 

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