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Eight Chinook High School Students Take National Honor Society Pledge

On Tuesday, April 9, Chinook High School's Chapter of the National Honor Society (NHS) met for the induction of eight new members. By the ceremony's conclusion, Damon Hannum, Crystal Hofer, Delaney...

Local Schools Leverage Team Work and Competition for Two Worthy Causes

Since the summer of 1987, the Make-A-Wish Chapter in Montana has granted more than 575 wishes to children with life-threatening medical conditions living in the state's 56 counties. As the...

25th Annual Poets & Pickers – Always a good time!

Poets and Pickers from all over Montana and parts of Canada and the surrounding states converged on our community for the 25th Annual Montana Country Poets and Pickers Western Heritage Roundup in...

Turner Talk

The Bear Paw Cluster Spring gathering was held last weekend at the Turner ALC with 25 in attendance. Harlem WELCA served morning rolls, coffee and muffins. Turner WELCA served a baked potato bar for lunch with buns and dessert. A discussion was...

Census of Agriculture Shows Changes for Montana Agriculture

Helena, Mont. – USDA’s National Agricultural Statistic Service today released the 2017 Census of Agriculture, highlighting several key data points important to Montana’s agriculture industry. Montana’s report can be found here. “The...

Chinook Junior High Competes in Academic Challenge

On Wednesday, April 10, the Chinook Junior High travelled to Glasgow to compete in the Academic Challenge competition hosted by Glasgow School District and sponsored by the Eastern Montana...

Montana FWP: Spring bear hunting season open April 15

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks, Region 6 For Immediate Release Montana's spring black bear hunting season opens April 15 and it's important for hunters to refresh themselves on tips for...

"Prairie Grizzly Bears: Awareness and Minimizing Conflict" Public Meeting to be held in Havre

Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks is hosting a public meeting regarding prairie grizzly bear awareness, including how to minimize conflict, on Thurs., April 25, in Havre. The meeting will be held at 7:00 p.m. at Hensler Auditorium in the Applied...

Hogeland Happenings

A 90th birthday party for Harlan Krass was held at the Turner Lutheran Church on Sunday. Friends and family members enjoyed telling stories and sharing favorite memories of Harlan. Thanks to all who attended! Wally and Loretta Beck took in the...

Internships and Summer Theater Camps Available to Area Youth

For the past five summers, the Montana Actors’ Theatre (MAT), located in Havre, has hired college students or recent college graduates as paid interns. These young adults manage and direct the KidsMAT touring children’s camps and the Youth...

2 'Beeters, 2 Wildcats win events, Chinook girls finish 3rd at Havre Lions Invitational

Another week is in the books for area thinclads and two athletes have secured a spot at the state meet the end of may. The addition of state qualifying times and marks in both the Class C and Class B...

Chinook Golfers perform well on home course, five qualify for State Tournament

The long cold extended winter is still leaving its mark on the spring sports schedule as local high school golf teams saw another opportunity to play following the cancellation of the Cut Bank...

South of the Border: "Some curiosities around Whitlash"

South of the Border, Column No. 11 Columnist's note: I've had the privilege to live in many diverse locations over the years. A newcomer to an area has a unique opportunity to see a place with a 'new...

Blaine County Beacon:Jensen Responds to Customers' Search for Knowledge and Advice from a Trusted Source

In the fall of 2016, Ryan Jensen noticed a need in the community, so he decided to start an agriculture supply business in order to make quality products available locally. With Milk River Ag, he can obtain and distribute supplies like seed and...

My Answer

From the writings of the Rev. Billy Graham Q: America has been a land of plenty for much of its history and some believe our nation can never fall. Are we in danger of going the way of other great and powerful nations? A: Fifteen hundred years ago...

It's on to State for Qualifiers from District Music Festival

All of the musically talented Chinook students taking vocal solos or duets to District Music Festival, which was held on April 5-6 in Shelby, received either Excellent or Superior ratings. Out of seven pieces, five have advanced to perform at...

Chinook Senior Center

I hope you are all doing well. This week we will be celebrating Easter with dinner on Friday. Please join us for ham and scalloped potatoes. A Plus Healthcare will be doing the foot clinic on May 13. Unfortunately, they were not able to make it...

Harlem Senior Center

Thank You to Jerry and Kay Schmitt for finishing up the raking in the Court Yard. Thank You to Ken and Phyllis Heilig for the Easter Sugar Cookies. Did you know?? How many states have a larger land area than Montana’s 147,046 square miles? They...

Blaine County Library

Please join us for the next Learn at the Library program "Do's and Don'ts of Tree Care" Tuesday, April 23, 7 P.M. Our guest presenter is Juli Snedigar from the Blaine County Extension Service....

Harlem Library

Please join us for the next Learn at the Library program “Do’s and Don’ts of Tree Care” Tuesday, April 23, 7 P.M. Our guest presenter is Juli Snedigar from the Blaine County Extension Service. Everyone is invited and refreshments will be...

Ethan D. Goldsmith Jr.

Ethan D. Goldsmith Jr. passed away on April 12, 2019. Wake Services were 7:00 P.M. Sunday, April 14, 2019, Funeral Services were 11:00 A.M. Monday, April 15, 2019 at the Fort Belknap Community...

Ray Jergeson

Funeral services for Ray Jergeson will be held on Saturday, April 20 at 2:00 p.m. at the Unity Church in Missoula. 546 South Avenue...

Mary Shull

Mary Shull, wife of Rev. Phillip Shull, passed away April 8, 2019. Mary was born February 10, 1946 in Kansas. The Shull family served the Chinook United Methodist Church from 1971 to 1976. Their daughter Melinda and son Andrew, as well as Phil,...

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