Hazen Star News

April 15, 2010

Area Deaths

Roy W. Schramm, 88, Hazen, Eunice Violet Hjelm, 78, Plentywood, Mont.

read more

A Hazen High School Speech community showcase will be held at 1:30 p.m. Sunday at the HHS Theater.

read more

After a 6-foot-plus rise overnight, the Knife River crept toward 21 feet -- Knife River flood stage -- Monday morning at the river gauge just south of Hazen.

read more

After stymieing Santa with the Christmas blizzard of 2009, Mother Nature was at it again Easter weekend by hindering the Easter Bunny’s way with wind, rain and sleet that eventually turned into an all-out blizzard in some areas of the state.

read more

Nearly everyone but the family dog will be going to prom in Hazen this weekend. In a weekend full of formal attire, the 15th annual Hazen Senior Citizen Social will be Friday and Hazen High School’s 2010 Prom will take place Saturday.

read more

April 1, 2010

Flood is canceled

A flood forecast released by the National Weather Service at 8:36 a.m. Tuesday predicts that the Knife River at the Hazen river gauge will crest at 20.4 feet, a half foot short of flood stage. At 1 p.m. that forecast was updated to 20.6 feet.

read more

Though majestic, the 2,000-plus miles of the Missouri River are strewn with travel hazards such as sandbars, rocks and fallen trees. That debris no longer concerns law enforcement in Mercer and McLean counties. Continue to see the video.

read more

The Knife River crested below flood level Thursday, but still managed to close a couple of roads in Mercer County. The National Weather service predicts a second higher crest over the weekend.

read more

An unprecedented extended thaw has lessened the chance of a damaging flood on the Knife River, although some risk remains, according to a National Weather Service hydrologist.

read more

The curriculum has been set – though in place of learning will be good times taking place amongst this gathering of Hazen students.

read more

The Weather Network