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 News    April 17, 2019 

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...

 
 News    April 17, 2019 

(FSA) announces higher levels of coverage will be available

For Immediate Release WASHINGTON, April 8, 2019 – USDA’s Farm Service Agency (FSA) today announced that higher levels of coverage will be offered through the Noninsured Crop Disaster Assistance Program (NAP), a popular safety net program,...

 
 By Donna Miller    News    April 17, 2019 

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...

 
 News    April 17, 2019 

"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...

 
 By Diana Maloney    News    April 17, 2019 

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 held...

 
 By Anita Reed    News    April 17, 2019 

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...

 
 By Donna Miller    News    April 17, 2019 

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...

 
 By Donna Miller    News    April 17, 2019 

Yoked Parish in Harlem Will Serve Easter Breakfast

The United Methodist/Presbyterian Church, a Yoked Parish in Harlem, will be hosting an Easter Breakfast this Sunday, April 21, at the Presbyterian Church, located at 104 First Avenue South East in Harlem. They invite all surrounding community...

 
 By Donna Miller    News    April 17, 2019 

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...

 
 By Marc Kloker    News    April 17, 2019 

Corrected: Fish and Wildlife Commission to meet April 25

The Montana Fish & Wildlife Commission will meet Thursday, April 25, at FWP Headquarters in Helena. The commission meeting starts at 8:30 a.m. and will be streamed live via video to all FWP regional offices. The meeting will also be audio streamed...

 
 By Donna Miller    News    April 17, 2019 

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 Principals'...

 
 News    April 17, 2019 

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 Census...

 
 By Marc Kloker    News    April 17, 2019 

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...

 
 By Clara Laird    News    April 17, 2019 

Valley Clovers Hold January Meeting, discuss topics

The fourth meeting for the Valley Clovers 4-H club was held on January 13, 2019, at Walner Hall. The meeting was called to order at 1:05 pm by President Kourtney Hansen. During the meeting, we...

 

Sold Out Wildlife Banquet a Huge Success

The Blaine County Wildlife Museums Annual Banquet and Auction was another HUGE success as more than 200 Prime Rib meals were served. The event was held this past Saturday at the St. Gabriel's...

 
 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 Donna Miller    News    April 10, 2019

Rural Mail Carrier, Brian Baker Retires

On Friday morning, April 5, the rural mail carriers and the staff of the United States Postal Service (USPS) in Chinook gathered for breakfast to celebrate two birthdays and the retirement of rural...

 

Fresno Chapter of Walleyes Wake Up Call - Catch the Action at the 36th Annual Banquet

The Annual Fresno Chapter Walleye's Unlimited Banquet is back in action on Saturday April 13th at the Havre Ice Dome. The doors open at 4:30 with early bird drawings beginning at 5:00 and dinner at...

 

Montana Department of Livestock conducting Tuberculosis Investigation

For Immediate Release Helena, Mont. - The Montana Department of Livestock (MDOL) is conducting cattle testing related to the diagnosis of bovine tuberculosis (TB) in animals during routine inspection conducted at out-of-state slaughter establishments...

 

Fort Belknap Initial Private Applicator Trainings offered at ANC April 18, 2019

Cecil Tharp - MSU Pesticide Education Specialist The Montana State University (MSU) Pesticide Education Program (PEP) is coordinating five regional Initial Private Applicator Trainings across Montana. These seven-hour training opportunities are...

 
 By Anita Reed    News    April 10, 2019

Hogeland Happenings

The children of Harlan Krass would like to invite everyone to attend a party for his 90th birthday at the Turner Lutheran Church this Sunday, April 14th, from 2:00-4:00 p.m. Come visit and have cake, cookies, and coffee with him. Everyone is welcome...

 
 By Donna Miller    News    April 10, 2019

Blaine County 4-H Teen Leaders to Host Carnival and Spaghetti Dinner

In the spirit of a carnival barker, bold red and white striped posters around town attempt to attract patrons to an entertainment event: Come one; come all! The Blaine County 4-H Teen Leaders will be hosting a Carnival and Spaghetti Dinner on...

 
 By Donna Miller    News    April 10, 2019

Chinook High School FFA Chapter Brings Home Multiple Awards

The 89th Annual Montana FFA State Convention was held at Montana State University (MSU) in Bozeman on April 3-6, and several Chinook FFA Chapter members returned home with awards. Kendra McMaster,...

 
 By Marc Kloker    News    April 10, 2019

Some Region 6 Block Management Areas Open For 2019 Spring Turkey Season

Montana Fish, Wildlife & Parks, Region 6 For Immediate Release Montana Fish, Wildlife and Parks and participating land owners will open some Block Management Areas (BMAs) for spring turkey hunting along the Milk River and in one area south of...

 
 By Donna Miller    News    April 10, 2019

Spring Means Field Trip Time: Meadowlark Elementary 5th Graders Headed to Great Falls

Spring is traditionally a time for field trips. Warmer weather and predictably passable roads make such scheduling possible. In the spirit of spring travel, on April 11, Meadowlark Elementary School...

 

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