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 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    October 30, 2014 

Democrats seek votes at Rocky Boy

Montana Gov. Steve Bullock, Sen. Jon Tester, Democratic candidate for U.S. Senate Amanda Curtis and John Lewis, who is running for the U.S. House of Representatives visited Rocky Boy's Indian... Full story

 By Tori Thomas    Local    October 30, 2014 

Mall Hill crash sends two to hospital

The Montana Highway Patrol reported online a crash that occurred Wednesday evening on U.S. Highway 2 Northwest outside of Havre. Authorities received a call at 7:58 p.m. and arrived on the scene at 8:00 p.m., the patrol online incident report says.... Full story

 By Tori Thomas    Local    October 30, 2014 

Election 2014: House District 32: Clarena Brockie

In House District 32, which runs from northeastern Chouteau County through Blaine County and includes part of Fort Belknap and Rocky Boy's Indian reservations, Democrat Clarena Brockie of Harlem is... Full story

 By Tim Leeds    Local    October 30, 2014 

Election 2014: House District 32: Gilbert Bruce Meyers

Gilbert Bruce Meyers of Rocky Boy's Indian Reservation said he decided to try another tack this year in improving lives in Indian Country and filed as a candidate in House District 32 in this year's... Full story

 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    October 29, 2014

Reward offered for info in old case

A man who went missing in April 2013 has still not been found, and a Rocky Boy's Indian Reservation leader is now offering $1,000 for information about his whereabouts. Ken Blatt St. Marks, the... Full story

 By John Kelleher    Local    October 29, 2014

Daines to highlight Halloween GOP rally

There will be treats but no tricks when Republicans hold a pre-election Halloween campaign rally at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at the Great Northern Inn. The rally will feature U.S. Rep. Steve Daines, who is heading up the GOP ticket this fall. Earlier in... Full story

 By Staff and wire report    Local    October 28, 2014

Candidates try to engage Montana voters

In the last full week of campaigning, candidates for federal office are all over the Montana map trying to engage voters, including some stops on the Hi-Line. Republican U.S. Senate candidate Steve Daines scheduled events Monday and today for...

 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    October 28, 2014

All Box Elder students to get iPads

Box Elder Schools will buy iPads for every student as a result of a grant that was announced Monday. iPads and Macbooks will be made available for teachers. In addition, classrooms will have Apple televisions, which can communicate with the iPads.... Full story

 By Tori Thomas    Local    October 28, 2014

Havre celebrates Red Ribbon Week

Red Ribbon Week is underway, and many organizations in Havre have embraced the message it conveys. Red Ribbon Week started Sunday and will continue until Friday. According to RedRibbon.org, Red Ribbon Week’s purpose is to raise awareness of... Full story

 By Tori Thomas    Local    October 27, 2014

Havre native works with NASA

Last month, a research team from Montana State University joined the International Space Station and sent research experiment Micro-8, into outer space. This was done through the National Aeronautics... Full story

 By John Kelleher    Local    October 27, 2014

Dems hitting the Hi-Line this week

Montana Democrats will launch a four-day tour of Montana at Rocky Boy’s Indian Reservation Thursday. The tour will be highlighted by Gov. Steve Bullock and Sen. Jon Tester, D-Montana. The effort is aimed at convincing undecided voters and... Full story

 By Tori Thomas    Local    October 24, 2014

Havreites indicted on meth charges

A case against a woman who fled an Anaconda hospital in June after being accused of giving birth while on methamphetamine has expanded. Michelle Renee Yallup, 30, of Butte, is now one of 17 charged with taking part in a massive meth trafficking ring... Full story

 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    October 24, 2014

Sunchild's guilty plea rescheduled

Bruce Harold Sunchild’s change of plea hearing has been reset for Oct. 30. Sunchild was chair of the Chippewa Cree Tribe’s Business Committee in 2011 and was later charged with theft from an Indian tribal organization and accepting bribes. He... Full story

 By John Paul Schmidt    Local    October 23, 2014

Walmart evacuated after bomb threat

Around 2 p.m. Wednesday, Walmart west of Havre was evacuated after the store received a bomb threat. The store reopened at 10:30 p.m. after no bomb was found. Walmart employees called the Hill County... Full story

 By John Kelleher    Local    October 23, 2014

Tribal council alleges St. Marks' wrongdoing

Ken St. Marks, the suspended Chippewa Cree tribal chair, was removed from office for several reasons including that he spent $40,000 on a Cadillac Escalade without proper authorization and then used the vehicle for personal use. That’s according...

 By Tori Thomas    Local    October 23, 2014

Vaccine available to make people into 'flu fighters'

Flu season is here, and the Hill County Health Department urges everyone to get their flu vaccines. Kim Larson, program assistant at Hill County Health Department, said that getting vaccinated is...

 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

 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

 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


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