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MAHS seniors to graduate May 26
Large strides expected for water projects
Dayton, GOP cut last-minute budget deal to set up special session Tuesday
Minnesota man may have fallen off bluff into Mississippi after police chase
Minnesota teacher dies while on running race along North Shore
Prep Baseball: Gramm earns complete game win against Hillcrest
Local wrestlers compete in Thor Wrestling Club
Prep Baseball: Walk-off winner for Morris/C-A against LQPV
Prep Softball: Tigers claim fourth straight WCC title
Prep Baseball: Tigers fourth in 3AA-North
Edward J. Morrison
Ruth "Joanne" Christenson
Bits and Pieces: The Buddy Poppy tradition
Change is never easy, but it is necessary
Letter to the editor: Wear poppy proudly
Letter to the editor: Stop the Jake brakes
Sun Tribune Editorial: Thanks for takeover; Theater needs lights
Sun Tribune Open Houses
Record Open House
Dudding Wocken engagement
Hancock Record Open Houses
Taking a break from ag work
Weather dictating pace of spring field work
Growing for the future
2017 Farm Progress Issue
National FFA Week 2017
January 31, 2015
Don Reicosky: Sacred Earth, sacred soil
Morris residents and the surrounding community are very fortunate to have several unique amenities and experience different cultures such as the Ragamala Dance group as part of the UMM Fine Arts series entitled Sacred Earth. On Friday, Jan. 23, the beautiful dancers in their colorful...
January 31, 2015 - 5:22am
January 24, 2015
Talking it over: Life in a small town
Lately I have been appreciating the many great things about living in a small town. There are people who would say that life in a small town is not all it is craccked up to be but I would disagree. Here are some reasons why: A small town is where everybody knows what everybody else...
January 24, 2015 - 11:02am
Troy Goodnough: Can we really afford to rely on coal for our future energy needs?
MORRIS — Last week, an editorial appeared in the Morris Sun Tribune from the Coalition for a Secure Energy Future. The editorial suggested that it's important, "to ensure that regulations don't result in a situation where extreme weather conditions put human lives at risk" because...
January 24, 2015 - 5:27am
January 17, 2015
Talking it Over: Holiday leftovers
The holidays are over and for most of us the leftovers are also gone. However, for some, there may be some leftovers that hang on. I'm not talking about those extra pounds, food, or even lack of sleep. The holidays may leave us with some extra baggage that we didn't expect to take...
January 17, 2015 - 5:01am
January 3, 2015
Literature in a Hurry: Fresh eyes, fresh start for the new year
I always feel like the changing calendar gives me the chance to look at life with a fresh set of eyes. While I know that Jan. 1, 2015 is really no different from Dec.
January 3, 2015 - 5:33am
November 29, 2014
Talking it Over: Surviving our youth
If you were born in the 20s, 30s, 40s, 50s, 60s, or even 70s I have a question for you. How did we ever live to this ripe old age? It is amazing that we survived with all the hazards there are around us. As children, we would ride in cars with no seatbelts or airbags. Riding in the...
November 29, 2014 - 5:57am
November 15, 2014
Michael Lackey: Making the case for Socialism in America
Socialism has gotten a bad name in the United States, because most people don’t understand it, and while there are many forms of socialism and no clear definition that encompasses them all, most Americans would be better off were the United States to become more socialist. I say...
November 15, 2014 - 5:33am
Dan Ehleringer: Calling for all snowmobile enthusiasts
The snow is already here and members of the West Central Trailblazer Snowmobile Club are working to get the local trails and equipment ready for the Dec. 1, 2014 opening. The West Central Trailblazers maintain and groom 273 miles of trails in Stevens, Pope, Douglas, Grant, and...
November 15, 2014 - 5:31am
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