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Shopping local pays off in community
Santa stops in Morris
Time to talk with Santa
MAES' third graders sing at holiday concert
Owls dominant in first win of season
Tigers take OT win over Lakers in opener
MAHACA suffers first dual loss to Falcons
Lynch earns Diver of Week status
UM-Morris, Bethany Lutheran this week's UMAC Game of Week
Charles "Bud" R. Bregel
Susan Ann (Stimmler) Ulrich
Alice Marie Leuty
Letters to the Editor
Editor's column: Big fire was big news in 1916
Letters to the Editor
Letters to the Editor
Farmers to head to harvest
Features from the Farm: Fly control for grazing and organic dairies
U.S. House Agriculture Committee chairman visits Minnesota
NRCS funding available to develop monarch butterfly habitats
July rains provide moisture boost for area crops
November 14, 2014
Talking it over: Not good for hunting
This is the time of year when I write my annual deer hunting columns. Leading up to this week, I have been doing a lot of thinking about the hunt and some of the adventures we have had over the years. I recalled some very nice days and some pretty nasty ones. It is beginning to look...
November 14, 2014 - 10:17am
November 8, 2014
Chief Ross Tiegs: Plan ahead for snow alert season
MORRIS – Snow season is soon to be upon the residents of Morris, which means it is time to address the issues of snow storms and snow alerts. It is probably good to talk about this now, because, either for good or for bad, the city of Morris never called a snow alert during...
November 8, 2014 - 5:30am
October 25, 2014
Morris Sun Tribune Endorsement: Jay McNamar has earned a second term
Good governance requires compromise. Although we don’t like to admit it, the power of rural votes is diminishing as our state’s population shifts towards the metro area. Over the last two years, Rep. Jay McNamar has worked hard to gather allies from across the state and make...
October 25, 2014 - 5:26am
October 11, 2014
Talking it Over: The future of newspapers
We are observing several special weeks in October including one of the least known of these, National Newspaper Week. It’s a time to remember, honor and celebrate the role a newspaper plays in our daily lives and our community. This role has seen many changes over the years....
October 11, 2014 - 5:22am
September 20, 2014
Jaya Mukherjee: Morris' location has benefits and challenges for visitors
Telling a non-Minnesotan that I will be visiting Morris in Minnesota invariably got me a blank stare and a “Where?!” But, it is this anonymity of Morris’, the ignorance of most people about its existence that was the unique selling point of Morris when we were helping our daughter...
September 20, 2014 - 5:22am
September 13, 2014
Michael Haynes: Property tax abatement is not new for Stevens County
The Board of Directors of the Stevens County Economic Improvement Commission (SCEIC) fully supports and endorses the proposed commercial development project at the intersection of Highways 9 and 28. When this development project is completed the stage will be set to provide options...
September 13, 2014 - 5:08am
September 12, 2014
Don Reicosky: Climate extremes in Stevens County, Minnesota?
Yes, the weather has changed over the last 10,000 years and will continue to change into the future. The key question is whether we as a society...
September 12, 2014 - 3:11pm
September 6, 2014
Talking it Over: Fun times at drive-ins
Summer, with its long days and short nights, makes me think about drive-ins, drive-in theatres and drive-in restaurants. I spent a lot of summer time in my youth at both of these. Drive-in theatres have pretty much disappeared from our landscapes. At one time, you could find these...
September 6, 2014 - 5:39am
August 30, 2014
Chief Ross Tiegs: Pedestrians and bicyclists
MORRIS – College is back in session and the fall sports season has begun, with elementary and high school students soon joining their college counterparts. This is also the start of the season of questions and complaints to the police department about the increased number of people...
August 30, 2014 - 5:18am
Tim Lindberg: Morris Public Library is a true community space
MORRIS – This summer the Morris Public Library found itself the unlucky victim of a confluence of events that led to the flooding of a large portion of the interior of the building. While damage to library holdings were limited, the resulting process of removing damaged walls and...
August 30, 2014 - 5:17am
August 16, 2014
Talking it Over: Who owns the fair?
Grandma, who owns the fair? It was an innocent question asked by my granddaughter while we were walking around at the Stevens County Fair last weekend, but one of those questions that actually had me stumped. After thinking for awhile, I said, “We all own the fair.” The question...
August 16, 2014 - 6:26am
August 2, 2014
Literature in a Hurry: Citizens deserve better from their elected officials
Stevens County Auditor/Treasurer Neil Wiese has, in the past, characterized himself as a champion of the taxpayers of Stevens County. But his actions since submitting a letter of resignation to the Stevens County Board of Commissioners last week tell a different story. There are...
August 2, 2014 - 6:13am
July 26, 2014
Ashraf Ashkar: Demand justice for all in Israel and Palestine
Most of us have been watching the news about what is going in Gaza and Israel for the past few weeks, or at least know that there is a war going on, again! When I moved to Morris with my family three years ago, I was surprised how many people are interested to know about my home,...
July 26, 2014 - 5:18am
July 5, 2014
Talking it Over: Names my grandchildren call me
I have been called by several different names or nicknames over the years. Some are fun and memorable, others I would just as soon forget. But my favorite names in recent years are the ones my grandchildren call me. It seems that they each have their own unique way of addressing...
July 5, 2014 - 5:34am
June 28, 2014
Literature in a Hurry: Welcoming new voices during the election season
Voting for the people who will represent us at the local, state and federal level is one of a citizen’s most important civic functions. I’m proud to live in a state that makes voting easy for everyone, and proud to work in an industry that tries to help citizens make informed...
June 28, 2014 - 5:32am