Wolf Point Herald

City Of Wolf Point To Assess Water/Sewer Replacement Needs, Rates

In August, the City of Wolf Point finally hooked up to the Assiniboine and Sioux Rural Water Supply System, bringing a close to a years’ long project and the residents of Wolf Point are currently enjoying the cleanest water they have had in years.

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Go-Getters Youth Rodeo

The 51st Go-Getters Youth Rodeo was held in the Go-Getters Arena on Hwy. 528 south of Wolf Point Sunday, Sept. 10. The following pictures are from the first few events and the queen contest.

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Student Injured By Friend With Gun At High School

Wolf Point School District Superintent Rob Osborne released the following statement regarding an incident Wednesday, Sept. 6, involving a firearm at the Wolf Point High School.
"Today there was an incident that took place on school property, in the parking lot of our high school. One of our students was handling a rifle and, it appears, accidentally fired the weapon hitting his friend in the foot. We are continuing to review this event, and our thoughts are with the student who was harmed. The student with the rifle on school property has been suspended until further action can take place. Again, we have every belief that the situation was an accident, and we will deal with the issue as appropriate."
Osborne noted that a hearing with the school board to determine if expulsion should follow will be held Wednesday, Sept. 20, at 5:30 p.m.
The Wolf Point Police Department confirmed that a citation for unlawful discharge of a firearm was issued to a 15-year-old juvenile and the incident report has been forwarded to the Federal Bureau of Investigation for their review.

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Pow-wow Season Wraps Up With Poplar Indian Days

The Poplar Indian Days pow-wow is one of the premier pow-wows of northeast Montana. The pow-wow held to tradition this year, being held on the first weekend of September and bringing the pow-wow season for northeast Montana to a close.

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Old Rock Sentenced To Four Years In Prison

Winter Rose Old Rock, who entered a guilty plea to the charges of manslaughter May 24 in the stabbing death of 22-year-old Robert Pinkerton, has been sentenced to four years in prison.

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