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Missoula community comes together for funeral of Hellgate graduate  Missoulian

Lane Mannix had a smile that lit up the room. She was always willing to take on new opportunities and challenges. She was beautiful, kind, caring and witty.



Missoula teen killed in Powell County car crash identified as Hellgate graduate  The Missoulian

A Missoula teen killed in a head-on crash northwest of Helena on Monday afternoon has been identified as a recent Hellgate High School graduate.



'Don't be afraid to fail:' high school graduates encouraged to work hard, forge new paths and remember their roots  Missoulian

Some 839 graduates from Missoula's Sentinel, Big Sky and Hellgate high schools donned caps and gowns as they celebrated the end of their high school ...



Lane Ryan Mannix | Obituaries  The Missoulian

MISSOULA — Lane Ryan Mannix, 18, of Missoula, was called to be with our Father in heaven on June 17, 2019, in a car accident.



High-stakes 3-on-3 basketball tournament set to start in Missoula this weekend  Montana Sports

MISSOULA — Montana might not be one of the top states known for producing Division I or NBA basketball stars, but a new 3-on-3 tournament with some ...



Swastika found in Hellgate High School bathroom under investigation  Missoulian

For the second time this year, Hellgate High School is investigating a hate speech incident after a student discovered anti-Semitic graffiti on Monday.



Hellgate High School students welcome new study spaces  KPAX-TV

MISSOULA – After nearly three years of construction, the students at Missoula's Hellgate High School were quick to settle into their updated spaces. “They're ...



Hellgate High files police report for swastika found on campus  The Missoulian

Hellgate High School administrators have filed a report with the Missoula Police Department regarding a anti-Semitic image found earlier this week in a school ...



Hate speech in graffiti at Hellgate High is under investigation  The Missoulian

Hate speech appeared in graffiti this week in a bathroom stall at Hellgate High School, prompting an investigation and report to law enforcement.



Hellgate High School students build life skills one picnic table at a time  ABC FOX Montana

A Missoula teacher wants to help his students learn hands-on skills they can use for the rest of their lives, and he's doing it one picnic table at a time.



Missoula high school students stage abortion rights protest  Missoulian

Nearly 20 Hellgate High School students gathered in front of the Missoula County Courthouse in protest of stringent abortion laws that have passed in several ...



Swastika discovered in Missoula high school bathroom  KPAX-TV

MISSOULA -Hateful graffiti was discovered Monday in a bathroom at Hellgate High School. A staff member reported finding a swastika on a paper towel ...



Missoula Students To Join National Youth Climate Strike  MTPR

Count Missoula among the cities to be represented in the Youth Climate Strike, which is expected to draw tens of thousands of students outside their.



Hellgate High students encourage conscious consumerism during holiday season  Missoulian

November is a month bent on consuming — from eating excessive amounts of turkey and stuffing to stocking up on Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals.



Missoula schools need policy to fight anti-Semitism  The Missoulian

A few months ago, in the middle of a spate of anti-Semitic propaganda and vandalism in Missoula, a friend of mine in the Jewish community I also belong to ...



'It's going to affect us the most': Missoula youth join international walkouts on climate change  The Missoulian

More than 200 Missoula high school students left class early on Friday afternoon to participate in an international school walkout and call for action on climate ...



Hall Passages: Robust music programs make MCPS one of the nation's best  The Missoulian

Musicians have long flocked to Missoula for the city's vibrant arts and culture scene. The migration of musicians, along with those born and raised here, lends a ...



Missoula County Public Schools announces principal shuffle for four schools  The Missoulian

Leadership at four Missoula County Public Schools will be changing for the 2019-2020 school year, following a shuffle of four principals for the 2018-2019 ...



Missoula County Public Schools trustee candidates Q&A | Local  Missoulian

Local school elections are underway for Missoula County residents whose mail-in ballots are due back on May 7.



Back to school: All the changes Missoula families need to know  Missoulian

As Missoula's public schools open their doors this week, there are a few changes parents and students should note.



Hall Passages: Sentinel Wind Ensemble takes center stage at Carnegie Hall  Missoulian

Springtime in New York City is an urban symphony in itself. Birds chirp among cherry blossom trees in Central Park, jackhammers pound at the pavement, music ...



Boys basketball rankings: Missoula Hellgate remains team to beat in talent-rich Class AA field  Billings Gazette

HELENA -- Helena Capital's near upset over Hellgate is a cautionary tale for not just our top-ranked team on the 406mtsports.com network in Montana High ...



Missoula high school finds hate speech as anti-Semitic flyers appear around city  KBZK Bozeman News

MISSOULA – Hellgate High School officials report that hate speech appeared in graffiti in a girls' bathroom stall on Thursday. In a letter to parents, Hellgate ...



Hundreds of Missoula students walk out of class to protest gun violence in schools  Missoulian

Before noon Wednesday, the fire alarm went off at Hellgate High School and the building evacuated, though many students had already planned to leave.



Missoula schools adopt more unified cell phone policies  Missoulian

Texting, Instagramming and tweeting will have to wait until after class for most students at Missoula County Public Schools.



Whooping cough cases continue to rise in Missoula schools  KTVQ Billings News

MISSOULA – The number of confirmed pertussis cases rose to 24 on Wednesday. The majority of whooping cough cases have been reported in the Missoula ...



Six Missoula students advance to state poetry competition  The Missoulian

Students from Missoula-area schools recited the works of poets including Stephen Crane, Maya Angelou and Brenda Cárdenas during a regional poetry ...



Former Missoula Hellgate star Tres Tinkle entering 2019 NBA Draft  Montana Sports

CORVALLIS, Ore. – Oregon State forward Tres Tinkle is entering his name in the 2019 NBA Draft but is not hiring an agent at this time. Tinkle was a first-team ...



Sustainable Missoula: High school students fight for the climate, and their lives  Missoula Current

Friday, March 15 is a momentous day — a day of global youth action called Youth Strike for Climate, a movement launched when a single teen — Greta ...



Missoula Hellgate's Katharine Berkoff becomes 1st Montanan ever named NHSCA Girls Swimming Athlete of the Year  Montana Sports

(Editor's note: National High School Coaches Association press release). The National High School Coaches Association (NHSCA) is pleased to announce ...



Ambassador touts Montana ties to foreign affairs career  The Missoulian

As he prepared to talk with a roomful of Hellgate High School history students, former Ambassador to Russia Michael McFaul inadvertently waited in front of a ...



Architects outline Hellgate High renovation, teachers voice concerns  The Missoulian

"The core idea of this project was to create a new heart for Hellgate."



Hellgate High students encouraged to find careers in trades  Missoulian

Students who aren't interested in attending a four-year university can find a fulfilling career in the trades industry, Hellgate High School students were told ...



Photos: Student walkout at Missoula high schools | Local  The Missoulian

Hundreds of students from Hellgate High School and about 40 from Big Sky High School stage a walkout Wednesday, February 21, in support of stronger gun ...



Hellgate High School Beats Out Other Missoula Schools in Ranking, Sixth Best in Montana  Newstalkkgvo

Missoula's Hellgate High School made U.S. News and World Report's list of top high schools in Montana this week. The school is one of just two AA schools in ...



Sentinel High School teacher picks up award  KPAX-TV

MISSOULA – A local high school English teacher was awarded the Exceptional High School Educator Award on Thursday. Tammi Allison has worked at ...



For Missoula teachers, navigating current events in polarized times is perilous but important  Missoulian

Earlier this year, eighth-grade social studies teacher Molly Norton was explaining the meaning of asylum to students at Washington Middle School after a ...



Student wears Confederate flag to school, lands in principal's office  NBC Montana

Friday was Hellgate High School's Homecoming day. Students were encouraged to wear red and gold, the school's colors, to show school spirit. Wyatt Patterson ...



University of Providence men's basketball signs Missoula Hellgate's Fisher Richardson  Montana Sports

GREAT FALLS — University of Providence men's basketball is bringing on Missoula Hellgate High School's Fisher Richardson for the 2019-20 season, ...



Standardized test scores remain consistent in Montana, vary slightly in Missoula  Missoulian

Standardized test scores for students in Montana showed little variation in the 2017-2018 school year compared with previous years, according to results ...



Sustainable Missoula: SAVE promotes youth involvement in climate action  Missoula Current

Over the past few years, we've seen our generation become increasingly involved in protecting our future and dealing with issues that will impact the rest of our ...



Hellgate High adjusting honors courses in complex master schedule  The Missoulian

Hellgate High School plans changes to its advanced course offerings in an effort to improve students' access to the courses they want and need – but possible ...



Hellgate High School gets a new principal | Local  The Missoulian

For Judson Miller, education matters isn't just a phrase used by teachers in Missoula, he saw it in action and that's why he wanted to come back to Montana.



Missoula high school administration in place for next year  The Missoulian

Missoula County Public Schools trustees accepted the personnel report Tuesday night, which lays out the staff renewals and non-renewals for the 2016-2017 ...



MIT professor tells University of Montana grads to work together and avoid being 'gridlocked in partisanship'  Missoulian

More than 2000 University of Montana students flipped the tassels on their graduation caps Saturday morning during the university's 122nd commencement ...



100 Missoula Icons: Hellgate High building first opened in 1908  The Missoulian

For more than a century, the main building of what is now Hellgate High School has been serving the students of Missoula well.



Missoula woman, MIT scholar named MacArthur Fellow | Local  Missoulian

Last month, Lisa Parks learned she would be named a 2018 MacArthur Fellow, but the Massachusetts Institute of Technology media scholar and professor could ...



MCPS aims to supply its own ground beef through agriculture classes  ABC FOX Montana

MISSOULA - Where's the beef? At Missoula County Public Schools. The Missoula Agriculture Center is getting a new lab to help MCPS students get ahead in ...



Hellgate High senior chosen for Macy's Thanksgiving parade color guard  The Missoulian

The Millar household will be down one person on Thanksgiving this year – because she'll be on their TV, and the TVs of about 50 million people.



Richard “Rich” W. Horton | Obituaries  The Missoulian

MISSOULA — Richard “Rich” W. Horton, 68, of Missoula, passed away on Monday, March, 25 2019 at his home.



Hellgate High students cap off Spanish project with First Friday showing  The Missoulian

Hellgate High School junior Aaron Young said he took inspiration for a drawing of Maria de Jesús Patricio Martínez — the first indigenous woman to run for the ...



Several MCPS principals set to leave  KPAX-TV

MISSOULA – Several principals will be leaving their posts at the end of the school year. Missoula County Public Schools has announced leadership changes for ...



(Supposedly) haunted places in the Missoula area | Local  The Missoulian

If you've lived in Missoula long enough, you've probably heard a haunted house tale or two. These are some of the most well-known hauntings around Missoula.



Hellgate High master schedule tweaking continues, parent concerns remain  The Missoulian

After years of Hellgate High adding course options without taking into account the long-term effects, Principal Judson Miller started the job last summer of looking ...



Hellgate students organize fundraiser concert to benefit MCPS music programs  Missoulian

Three Hellgate High School seniors are organizing a fundraiser concert to benefit Missoula County Public Schools' high school music programs. It's part of their ...



Top-ranked Missoula Hellgate survives a close call against upstart Helena Capital Bruins  Helena Independent Record

HELENA — Helena Capital High boys basketball coach Guy Almquist preached to his team all season to be resilient, and his team demonstrated just that level ...



Hellgate High School scholarships and awards | State & Regional  The Missoulian

Ian K. Barrett-Hakanson: Christina Barrett and Erik Hakanson, parents. Academic Letter; Colorado School of Mines President's Scholarship $56000/four years; ...



The kids get it: Why Missoula students aren't going to UM  Montana Kaimin

The University of Montana's spring enrollment is down 5.4 percent from the spring of 2017. According to census data, only 27 percent of freshman students that ...



'A deep breath before school starts' - Hellgate's freshman orientation  The Missoulian

Construction and organized chaos were the main attractions at Hellgate High School's freshman orientation Monday.



Hellgate assistant principal resigns after student information release  The Missoulian

Hellgate High School assistant principal Libby Oliver resigned Friday, three days after the district said she inadvertently released sensitive student information to ...



Hellgate High pushes back against school bullies; mom tells story of daughter's suicide  The Missoulian

You're supposed to be my mom. You're supposed to be on my side,” were the last words Tina Meier heard her daughter say before 13-year-old Megan Meier ...



Missoula students plan walkouts one month after Florida shooting  Missoulian

Students around Montana plan to walk out of school Wednesday for 17 minutes, one minute for every life lost at last month's school shooting in Parkland, Florida.



Snow and Tell activity teaches Hellgate students about Missoula watershed  The Missoulian

At Marshall Mountain on Wednesday, a class of Hellgate High School students dug holes in the snow and measured the temperature and density of its layers to ...



Hellgate High band performing in 75th anniversary Pearl Harbor ceremony  The Missoulian

The moment Leon Slater stopped conducting and removed his red-framed glasses, the Hellgate High band went silent and gave him their full attention.



Photos  Missoulian

2018 was filled with wonderful moments that our photographers strive to show our readers everyday. From presidential visits to tasting the winter's first snowman, ...



MCPS board moves to suspend varsity football at Hellgate in 2016  The Missoulian

The Missoula County Public Schools Board of Trustees has approved a proposal that could result in the Hellgate High School varsity football team going on a ...



Hellgate High School celebrates new finance academy on Thursday  The Missoulian

Vicki McDonald has spent the past 13 years trying to find ways to improve financial literacy in Montana schools.



Two events set this week to raise awareness of human trafficking  The Missoulian

Two events scheduled in Missoula this week seek to broaden the conversation about human trafficking in Montana and around the world.



Later school start times are better for teens, but MCPS says cost may be too high  Missoulian

It's no secret teenagers like to sleep in, and science says they're better off if they do.



Charles 'Chuck' Martin | Obituaries  The Missoulian

1937 — 2019. Chuck Martin, a gentle, successful man with a heart of gold, died on a sunny Wednesday morning, April 17. He was 81. Charles Raymond Martin ...



Hellgate auditorium named for former drama teacher Bolton Rothwell  The Missoulian

Before he died, Bolton Rothwell told all his students he wasn't going anywhere.



Missoula thrift store teaching students valuable life lessons  KPAX-TV

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Clifford Norlin Eggleston | Obituaries  The Missoulian

STEVENSVILLE — Clifford “The Big Red Dog” Eggleston, 61, of Stevensville, passed peacefully on Monday, Jan. 7, 2019, at home, surrounded by his family.



Missoula-area whooping cough cases top 100 | Local  The Missoulian

An outbreak of pertussis, or whooping cough, in Missoula County has spread across the public schools, with reports of vaccinated and unvaccinated students ...



Missoula schools back in session amid ongoing construction  Missoulian

The blacktop adjacent to the playground at Hawthorne Elementary School crowded with students and parents as kindergartners through fifth-graders lined up for ...



David Carling Malouf | Obituaries  The Missoulian

FORT COLLINS, Colorado — David Carling Malouf, 71, passed away unexpectedly on March 11, 2019, in Fort Collins, Colorado. He was born in Nyack, New ...



Rock sound engineer Steve Albini's days as a Hellgate student journalist  The Missoulian

Before Nirvana and the Pixies, there was Hellgate High School.



Hellgate High School | Hometowns  The Missoulian

Parents: Deborah Briggs and Steven Briggs. GPA: 4.0. Activities: National Honor Society; Pep Band; Robotics Club; varsity tennis; cross country; Math Club; Jazz ...



Missoula to Casablanca: Arabic students taking first trip to Morocco  Missoulian

For the first time in the program's history, Missoula high-schoolers studying Arabic are headed to Morocco.



Archie Arthur Carlson | Obituaries  The Missoulian

HELENA — Archie Arthur Carlson was raised in Missoula by parents Carl and Nora Hatton Carlson and attended Hellgate High School. He enlisted in the Army ...



High school graduates encouraged to find passions, know themselves, overcome challenges  The Missoulian

Seniors from Hellgate, Sentinel, and Big Sky high schools — clad, respectively, in red, purple and blue caps and gowns — crossed the Adams Center stage ...



Hellgate High email 'breach' details sensitive information on students  Ravalli Republic

In what has been termed an “unintentional data breach,” an email sent to 28 parents Friday contained sensitive academic, medical, disciplinary and criminal ...



Diversity Week encourages Missoula students to think outside the box  The Missoulian

Versions of Donald Trump, James Dean and a pair of flustered doctors showed up on Hellgate High School's stage Wednesday.



Blakely, Manuel among latest to join MSU Billings basketball women  Montana Sports

(Editor's note: MSUB Athletics release). BILLINGS – Introducing three more letter of intent signees for the 2019-20 academic year, Montana State University ...



Hellgate High principal apologizes for Valentine's Day edition of school paper  The Missoulian

The Valentine's Day issue of the Hellgate Lance student newspaper, in which one writer extoled the virtues of pornography and another urged classmates to ...



Community, staff, students meet candidates for Hellgate High principal  The Missoulian

The Hellgate High School community got to meet candidates for the principal position this week.



Scott Eugene McClure | Obituaries  The Missoulian

ARLEE — Scott Eugene McClure, 55, of Arlee passed away peacefully in his home on Feb. 21, 2019.



Craig Albert Swartz | Obituaries  The Missoulian

MISSOULA — Craig Albert Swartz joined the Lord and his parents on Saturday, Jan. 12, passing away peacefully at his home. Craig was born in Missoula, the ...



Hellgate High senior a finalist in Doodle 4 Google contest  The Missoulian

A Hellgate High School senior is one in 100,000. Jessie Novak's doodle was chosen as one of 53 finalists nationwide – hers was the Montana pick – in the ...



Missoula high school graduations set for Saturday; Seeley-Swan is Sunday  The Missoulian

On Saturday, 806 Missoula high school seniors will earn their degrees during graduation ceremonies in the University of Montana's Adams Center.



Trudy Carol King Evenson | Obituaries  The Missoulian

ELMO — Trudy Carol King Evenson, passed away on Tuesday, March 19, 2019. She was born on Jan. 7, 1949, to Bud and Sis (Lucille) King.



Stella Milanovich Roberts | Obituaries  The Missoulian

July 28, 1937 — Feb. 13, 2019. The first of three children born to John and Zorka Milanovich, Butte. Siblings, Marie Milanovich Voyich, Livingston, and Dr. Phillip ...



Laurence Ginnings | Obituaries  The Missoulian

MISSOULA — Laurence Ginnings, 65, passed away at home Sunday, Dec. 3, 2018. His battle with cancer was brief but hard fought.



Sounds, tastes of Germany fill Caras Park for Germanfest  Missoulian

German flags hung from the Caras Park Pavilion's rafters Sunday afternoon, as the air filled with the smell of sauerkraut and Vancouver-based S-Bahn struck up ...



Scott D. Giese | Obituaries  The Missoulian

OLD ORCHARD BEACH, Maine — Scott D. Giese, 51, passed away unexpectedly at his home in Maine on Dec. 5, 2018. He was born in Missoula to Meldon ...



Montana Students Plan Another School Walkout Against Gun Violence  MTPR

The national website coordinating school walkouts Friday to demonstrate against gun violence shows four events in Montana. They'll be held in Helena, Butte.



School renovation, construction advances across Missoula | Local  The Missoulian

Missoula County Public Schools are about a third of the way through their timeline to complete major renovations and new construction by December 2020 as ...



Students model fashions made of trash at Hellgate High show  The Missoulian

Instead of cotton or denim, several Hellgate High School students opted for clothes made out of trash Friday.



Hellgate, Frenchtown, Hamilton high schools ranked in state's Top 5 by U.S. News  The Missoulian

Three Missoula-area schools are in the Top 5 for Montana schools, according to U.S. News & World Report's 2015 Best High Schools rankings.



Mark Vance Nordby | Obituaries  The Missoulian

MISSOULA — Mark Vance Nordby passed away from ALS complications, Jan. 28, 2019. He was born in Missoula, Dec. 9, 1962, to Wayne and Luann Nordby.



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