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A whale welcomed at MAES
Growing Green: Ornamental grasses add dimension to your landscape
Author Piper Kerman is coming to Morris
Morris Area Schools closed Tuesday, March 3 due to blizzard
Speed limit to increase on some Minnesota highways
Guard trio honored by UMAC
Nine Cougar men earn all-UMAC honors
Dozen UMM women honored by UMAC
Tiger swim season ends at section meet
Tigers exit early in postseason
Mildred Ione Trost
Michael Lackey: President Obama and religion
Lieutenant Governor Tina Smith: Border-to-border high-speed Internet is necessary
Letter: Legislators should focus on local renewable energy
Letter: Supporting the U will help future Minnesota workers
Talking it Over: The games people play
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Augustine Michael Jay
Cambrie Diane Fehr
Hadley Jo Ehli
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Morris Area FFA 2015
USDA provides one-time extension of deadline to update base acres or yield history for ARC/PLC programs
State Fair and Farm Bureau Federation accepting Century Farm applications
Farmer tax fix may not bring immediate changes
October 19, 2010
Anhydrous ammonia leak north of Morris
A farming accident caused up to 600 gallons of anhydrous ammonia to be spilled in a field on the north edge of Morris Monday night, prompting authorities to evacuate a portion of the community. According to Morris Police Chief Jim Beauregard, at about 10 p.m., a farmer reported...
October 19, 2010 - 10:32am
September 21, 2010
Train derails in Mahnomen
MAHNOMEN, Minn. - Thirteen railroad cars went off the tracks, spilling vegetable oil in the city of Mahnomen on Monday. The accident occurred about 5:30 p.m. north of the Washington Avenue crossing. Traffic had to be re-routed as at least two crossings were blocked by the Canadian...
September 21, 2010 - 7:00am
September 20, 2010
Crash knocks out power in Crookston
Residents throughout the city of Crookston, Minn., experienced a power outage this morning after a teenage driver crashed into a power pole in town. Shortly after 3:30 this morning, Crookston police received a complaint about a reckless river on South Ash who apparently ran into...
September 20, 2010 - 7:49am
Brandon man dies in construction accident
A 35-year-old Brandon man was killed in a construction accident in Barrett Friday afternoon. Mitchell J. Brethorst was operating a backhoe at the site of the old bus garage in Barrett at about 1 p.m. when a tree fell on the full-swing backhoe, pinning Brethorst in the machine, according...
news / region
September 20, 2010 - 7:42am
September 13, 2010
5-year-old run over by lawn mower during recess at a Bemidji elementary
Aden Martin, a first-year student at J.W. Smith Elementary School, was reportedly run over by a lawn mower while playing outside during recess Thursday. Aden's mother, Sabrina Kaiser, said the 5-year-old has a tire track across his belly, which is swollen and bruised, but he otherwise...
September 13, 2010 - 7:25am
July 10, 2010
Benson woman hurt in crash near Clontarf
CLONTARF -- A 90-year-old Benson woman was taken to Hennepin County Medical Center for treatment of injuries sustained in a two-vehicle crash around 10:35 a.m. Friday morning near Clontarf. According to the State Patrol, Pearl I. Buyck was driving a 2002 Chevy Impala westbound on...
news / region
July 10, 2010 - 3:52am
Police identify man pulled from river as Fargo man
FARGO - Police here say the body of a man recovered from the Red River on Thursday has been identified as 37-year-old Brian Patrick Habiger of Fargo. Habiger was reported missing to the West Fargo Police Department by concerned family members Thursday evening, according to a news...
July 10, 2010 - 2:57am
Information released about semitrailer-train crash near Kensington
More information has been released about a semitrailer-train crash near Kensington Friday afternoon. The crash happened at about 12:20 p.m....
news / region
July 10, 2010 - 2:50am
July 9, 2010
UPDATE: Name of victim released in Garfield crash
The name of the woman killed in a two-vehicle crash near Garfield Thursday night has been released. She is Shannon Marie Simonson, 31. The crash happened at the intersection of Douglas County Road 22 and Pleasant Grove Road, about a half-mile east of Garfield. The Douglas County...
July 9, 2010 - 6:56am
Father, son involved in 37 traffic crashes charged with insurance fraud
The driver was making a lane change at 15th Avenue and 48th Street South in Fargo. She looked carefully before making the maneuver, but as she negotiated the lane change, another driver was "suddenly there," and a collision occurred. The driver making the sudden appearance, according...
July 9, 2010 - 6:43am
July 8, 2010
Fatal crash reported near Garfield
A fatal two-vehicle crash was reported tonight, Thursday, at the intersection of Douglas County Road 22 and Pleasant Grove Road, about a half-mile east of Garfield. The Douglas County Law Enforcement Center received a 911 call about the crash at about 5:45 p.m. The Douglas County...
July 8, 2010 - 9:44pm
July 7, 2010
Alexandria man injured in fireworks mishap
A 31-year-old Alexandria man was injured while lighting off fireworks Saturday. Thomas N.
July 7, 2010 - 7:36am
Evansville man, 9-year-old passenger killed in crash near Perham
A 32-year-old Evansville man was one of two victims killed in a crash with a semitrailer near Perham on Monday. Joshua W. Lawson of Evansville, the driver of a Chevrolet Impala, was killed, along with his front-seat passenger, 9-year-old Kara Westhoff of Troy, Missouri. The crash...
July 7, 2010 - 4:18am
June 25, 2010
Flight lands at Hector after oven overheats
A Continental Airlines 737 was rerouted to Hector International Airport on Thursday evening after smoke was reported in the cabin. Crews from...
June 25, 2010 - 7:35am