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 By Donna Miller    News    March 20, 2019 

Seed Show Generates Ribbons, Rosettes, and Memories

The 70th Annual Montana Seed Show is in the books, and paging back, one might recall an event rich in breads and pies and quilts and art. Others will remember the meals, auctions, and entertainment...

 
 By Donna Miller    News    March 20, 2019 

Local Offices Offer Advice Against Scammers

Scammers do not discriminate when it comes to their targets; they’ll try to steal money or information from anyone. These crooks use clever schemes to defraud millions of people every year. They often pretend to be someone a person might trust,...

 
 By Donna Miller    News    March 13, 2019

Regional Science Fair Has Chinook Connections

The Hi-Line Regional Science Fair was held March 5 at MSU-Northern. Students from Liberty, Hill, Blaine, Phillips, Valley, Daniels, Roosevelt and Sheridan Counties were invited to compete in a type...

 
 By Donna Miller    News    March 13, 2019

Bringing Art to Remote Areas

Michelle Summers, a professional artist originally from Portland, Oregon, who currently serves as a resident artist with the Holter Museum of Art in Helena, Montana, presented an art program to...

 
 By Donna Miller    News    March 13, 2019

Dinner Theater Coming to Chinook

Traveling dinner theatre with Montana Actors' Theater (MAT) is back-with five separate weekend performances in four different communities, including Chinook. Area residents are invited to join MAT...

 
 By Donna Miller    News    March 13, 2019

Harlem Civic Association to Hold Fundraiser

March Madness, the moniker given to the National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA) Men's Basketball Tournaments, captures the concentrated hype from the second week of March through the first...

 
 By Donna Miller    News    March 13, 2019

Meadowlark Students Are Fired Up About Reading

I Love to Read Month activities culminated for Meadowlark Elementary students on Monday afternoon, March 4, during a school assembly when winners for the Accelerated Reader reading challenge were...

 
 By Donna Miller    News    March 13, 2019

Family Learning Night Will Feature STARLAB

On Thursday, March 14, Family Learning Night will take place at Meadowlark Elementary School from 6:00-7:00 p.m. The theme for the event will be "Across the Universe" and will feature the...

 
 By Donna Miller    News    March 13, 2019

Dress Boutique Opens in Chinook

The Family, Career and Community Leaders of America (FCCLA), an organization for young men and women in Family and Consumer Sciences education at Chinook High School (CHS), is accepting dress...

 
 By Donna Miller    News    March 6, 2019

Chinook FFA Chapter Members Win Awards

Three additional Chinook FFA Chapter members, Jade Cecrle, Bree Swanson, and Morgan Friede received grants and scholarships through the FFA organization's granting and scholarship program. The three...

 
 By Donna Miller    News    March 6, 2019

Nissen Wins Lifetime Achievement Award

During the joint Montana Council for Exceptional Children (MCEC) and Montana Council of Administrators of Special Education (MCASE) Conference on Exceptional Children and Youth held February 20-22 at...

 
 By Donna Miller    News    March 6, 2019

Montana's Public Broadcasting Service Announces Good Neighbor Contest

For Montana’s Public Broadcasting Service (MontanaPBS), February meant the highly anticipated launch of the Fred Rogers documentary, Won’t You Be My Neighbor. This award-winning film shares an intimate look at the life and philosophy of...

 
 By Donna Miller    News    March 6, 2019

Essay/Video Contest Honors Innovation

Do you watch Shark Tank, the critically acclaimed and multi-Emmy Award-winning entrepreneurial-themed reality show? Maybe you have a business idea that you want to pitch or you’ve dreamed of running a company that would contribute creativity and...

 
 By Donna Miller    News    March 6, 2019

Nationally Known Speaker Will Present Free Workshop on Managing Frustration and Teaching Social Skills

Dr. Jed Baker, Director of the Social Skills Training Project, an organization serving individuals with autism and social communication problems, will be in Havre on April 3 presenting a workshop enti...

 
 By Donna Miller    News    March 6, 2019

Blaine County MSU Extension Service Announces Seed Show Speakers

The 70th Annual Montana Seed Show, scheduled for March 14–16 at Harlem High School, is rapidly approaching. In partnership with event organizers, the Blaine County MSU Extension Service is bringing...

 
 By Donna Miller    News    March 6, 2019

Seed Show Offers Exhibits, Contests, Quilts, and Demonstrations

Thursday, March 14 is entry day at the Seed Show. Those with agricultural exhibits, such as grains, legumes, grasses and potatoes, should bring them to the Harlem High School Gymnasium from 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Questions about the agricultural...

 
 By Donna Miller    News    February 27, 2019

Gardeners Gear Up in Hays and Lodge Pole

With this having been the second coldest February on record, it may be difficult to think about gardening, but spring is right around the corner. Personnel from the MSU-Fort Belknap Reservation...

 
 By Donna Miller    News    February 27, 2019

Comedian Lukas Seely Coming to Chinook

Comedian Lukas Seely, a native of Billings, Montana, will present a live performance on March 8 at 7:00 p.m. in the Commercial Building at the Blaine County Fairgrounds located at 300 Cleveland Road West in Chinook. Hosted by the Fair Foundation,...

 
 By Donna Miller    News    February 27, 2019

Books Can Make Us Cry or Cuss

Despite the nine degrees below zero mercury readings, six members of Free People Reading Freely, Blaine County Library’s Book Club, met on February 11 at the library. Their next meeting is scheduled for Monday, March 4 at 7:00 p.m. at the Blaine...

 
 By Donna Miller    News    February 27, 2019

Seed Show Banquet to Feature Party Rock Project

Founded in 1949, the Montana Seed Show will celebrate its Platinum Jubilee this March 14 – 16 at Harlem High School, located at 610 First Avenue South East in Harlem, Montana. The three-day celebration is packed with exhibits and events to attract...

 
 By Donna Miller    News    February 27, 2019

Alyssa Gruszie Wins National FFA Grant

Each year, FFA chapters around the country celebrate National FFA Week, which this year took place February 16 – 23. And last week, Chinook FFA Chapter member Alyssa Gruszie was indeed celebrating...

 
 By Donna Miller    News    February 20, 2019

Turner Art Teacher Wins Prestigious Pacific Region Award

Last October, outgoing Montana Art Education Association (MAEA) Teacher of the Year, Cortni Harant, crowned April Fox the Montana Art Teacher of the Year at a reception held at the Yellowstone Art Mus...

 
 By Donna Miller    News    February 20, 2019

J.J. Jendro Is Blaine County's Spelling Bee Champion

Forty-seven spellers from across Blaine County gathered in the Lloyd Sweet Auditorium at Chinook High School on February 12 to determine who would emerge as Blaine County's Spelling Bee champion....

 
 By Donna Miller    News    February 20, 2019

Jensen Wins Governor's Award for Excellence

Last year, Kristi Jensen's supervisor nominated her for the 2018 Governor's Award for Excellence, and based on her performance, Jensen won this prestigious award. Although the award was presented to J...

 
 By Donna Miller    News    February 20, 2019

Hellman Earns Certification

Patti Hellman, daughter of Bonnie Hellman and a 2008 graduate of Chinook High School, recently earned certification as a Product Owner/Product Manager with Scaled Agile. This certification will allow her to be more effective in her job. Hellman...

 

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