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 By Kody Farmer    Sports    June 12, 2019 

'Beeters, Thunderbirds hold football camps to start the summer

Schools out for summer, but that doesn't mean student athletes are just sitting back and relaxing by the pool. The month of June provides coaches with the opportunity to hold organized activities...

 
 By Kody Farmer    Sports    June 12, 2019 

Chinook hosts second meet of the season, Lions and Harlem swimmers shine

The Chinook Lions hosted their own Invitational this past weekend. The Lions, along with swimmers from the Harlem Swim team fared very well in the pool over the course of the two day event. Harlem...

 
 By Kody Farmer    Sports    June 5, 2019

Chinook Golf Course 3rd Annual Community Dinner & Live Auction this Saturday

The Chinook Golf Course and Country Club is holding its 3rd Annual Community Dinner and Live Auction on Saturday, June 8th at the Blaine County Fairground Commercial Building. Everyone is welcome to attend as it features something for everyone and...

 
 By Kody Farmer    News    May 29, 2019

Decoration Day began following the Civil War Now we refer to it as Memorial Day

Memorial Day is celebrated on the last Monday in May. The day became an official holiday in 1971 but its roots go back more than a 150 years. The Civil War claimed the lives of more than 620,000 Americans and maimed several hundred thousand more. It...

 
 By Kody Farmer    Sports    May 29, 2019

Lawrence wins 3,200 Meters at State B, Cichosz, Hanson earn All-State Honors

Blaine County was well represented at the Class B and C State Track and Field Meets this past weekend. 25 local athletes made the trek to Kalispell and Laurel to compete with the states best in their...

 
 By Kody Farmer    Sports    May 22, 2019

'Beeters will send 15, Harlem 6 and Turner 4 to State B & C Track and Field Meets

Blaine County will be well represented this weekend at the State C Track in Field Meet at the Laurel Sports Complex in Laurel. The Chinook Sugarbeeters will take 15 athletes to the State C including...

 
 By Kody Farmer    Sports    May 22, 2019

'Beeter girls bring home 2nd place trophy at State C Golf in Seeley

The Chinook Sugarbeeter girls golf team has had a very successful 2019 season. After qualifying five for the State C Tournament in Seeley, the girls were looking to once again bring home hardware....

 
 By Kody Farmer    Sports    May 15, 2019

Teams head to Northern B & Northern C Divisional Track & Field Meets in Great Falls

The Chinook Sugarbeeter girls finished second at the District 9 C Track and Field Meet last Wednesday at the Havre Middle School complex. The 'Beeters racked up 98 points winning four events. The Turn...

 
 By Kody Farmer    Sports    May 8, 2019

District 9C, District 2B Track & Field meets this week as post season gets underway

Teams are ready to make the push to their respective state track and field meets later this month as they head to the District 2B and 9C meets this week. The Harlem Wildcats will be in Wolf Point...

 
 By Kody Farmer    Sports    May 8, 2019

Chinook will send eight golfers to the State C Tournament in Seeley, May 14-15

The Sugarbeeter golf teams closed out the regular season with a bang this past weekend at invitationals in Harlem and Chinook. Friday, teams gathered in Harlem for the Wildcat Invitational. The...

 
 By Kody Farmer    Sports    May 1, 2019

Teams finding their stride and hitting their marks as they prepare for their District Meets

Teams are prepping this week for the District 9C Meet in Havre next Wednesday and the District 2B Meet on Saturday, May 11 in Wolf Point. In their final week of preparation, the Chinook Sugarbeeters,...

 
 By Kody Farmer    Sports    May 1, 2019

Chinook golfers continue to perform well on the links, 7 qualified for the State C

The Chinook High School Golf Team had another superb week on the course as the girls won the Shelby Invitational on Thursday and qualified their fifth team member for the State C in Seely, March...

 
 By Kody Farmer    Sports    April 24, 2019

'Beeters, Wildcats perform well in the wind at the Cut Bank Invitational

The spring sports season is in full swing, and teams have had the time to find a rhythm and begin fine tuning events for the post season in just a few weeks. The Chinook girls had another solid...

 
 By Kody Farmer    Sports    April 24, 2019

Chinook Golfers continue to shine on the links, 5 qualified for state tournament

Getting on the course to play competitively has been the toughest part of the season so far for local golf teams. When they have been able to compete, the Sugarbeeters have performed very well. The te...

 
 By Kody Farmer    Sports    April 17, 2019

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...

 
 By Kody Farmer    Sports    April 17, 2019

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...

 
 By Kody Farmer    News    April 10, 2019

Overcast sentenced for killing two Bull Elk in Blaine County

What began with a tip back in February, the Illegal killing of two Bull Elk south of Chinook, has concluded with a judgment against a local defendant. On February 14, 2019 Region 6 Game Wardens out...

 
 By Kody Farmer    Sports    April 10, 2019

28 Teams, 700 athletes: Cal Wearley showcases A, B and C Track & Field athletes

The Cal Wearley Invitational Track & Field meet was held last Wednesday at the Havre Middle School Track. Most teams were competing in just their second meet of the season and there is no...

 
 By Kody Farmer    News    April 3, 2019

Group of 10 help secure the Harlem VFW building, Harlem Community Center in the works

When the Harlem VFW closed its doors nearly a year ago and the Bowling Alley had returned its last ball on May 31, 2018, many wondered what would happen to the building. For years the building served...

 
 By Kody Farmer    News    April 3, 2019

Dwight Hodeldt completes Cow Town Marathon, in Texas

For some, the slightest mention of running makes their body cringe with a deeply rooted desire to do anything else. For others running is therapeutic and their willingness to pursue it is borderline...

 
 By Kody Farmer    News    April 3, 2019

Blaine County Annex roof repair on track to be completed this month

The Blaine County Courthouse Annex was severely damaged by a major spring storm a year ago. Extensive damage to the roof forced the immediate relocation of the Blaine County Health Department, the...

 
 By Kody Farmer    Sports    April 3, 2019

L'Tia Lawrence makes it official

Harlem junior standout made a verbal commitment to play basketball for the Montana State University Skylights upon completion of her high school career a week ago at the Hi-line Invitational All-Star...

 
 By Kody Farmer    Sports    April 3, 2019

Local Track teams compete in Glasgow

The High School Track & Field teams got their first taste of competition this past weekend at the Glasgow Invitational. While the conditions may not have been the best the opportunity to compete in March is something teams haven’t been able to do...

 
 By Kody Farmer    Sports    April 3, 2019

Chinook golfers set to host quadrangular

The Chinook Sugarbeeters will host a quadrangular this weekend in an effort to get the team as much time on the course in a tournament setting as possible. With the extended winter and snow melt leaving many courses across the area unplayable the...

 
 By Kody Farmer    Sports    March 27, 2019

Hi-Line Invitational (HIT) showcases high school basketballs best

Many of the states top high school basketball players were in Havre this past weekend to play in the Hi-line Invitational Tournament or HIT as it is commonly called. This years tournament included...

 

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