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Area Student Accomplishments 092014
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Myriam Sanchez Salguero
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LeRoy Arthur Henriksen
Farm Bill Allows Early Termination for Certain CRP Contracts
Features from the Farm 082314
December 20, 2008
Budget '08: Morris to lose $128,000
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune The City of Morris will lose almost $128,000 in Local Government Aid this month based on Gov. Tim Pawlenty proposal to take back a substantial sum of aid to cities to help offset the state's current budget shortfall. The lose wasn't as much as city officials...
December 20, 2008 - 12:00am
December 18, 2008
City Planning Commission OKs county permit
The Morris Planning Commission approved a conditional-use permit that, if approved by the City Council, will allow Stevens County to move ahead on its $15 million building project. The Planning Commission on Tuesday reviewed county plans for the project, which includes a courthouse...
December 18, 2008 - 12:00am
November 27, 2008
City approves infrastructure improvement assessments
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune The Morris City Council approved assessments on infrastructure improvements this summer, and while no homeowner is fond of additional financial hits, the bill isn't going to be as high as it could have been. Following a public hearing, the council on Tuesday...
November 27, 2008 - 12:00am
November 15, 2008
City's Planning Commission will review county building project
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune The Morris Planning Commission is expected to review and hold a public hearing on a conditional-use permit request from Stevens County for its planned building project. The project, which will be reviewed by the commission in December, includes construction...
November 15, 2008 - 12:00am
September 27, 2008
With winter coming, city reviews Snow Alert, removal policies
The City of Morris is calling attention to its snow removal policies as the winter season approaches. The City Council discussed snow removal at its meeting Tuesday. Snow Alerts are declared by City Manager Blaine Hill or Public Works Director Jim Dittbenner. Alerts are declared...
September 27, 2008 - 12:00am
September 10, 2008
City residents can expect tax decrease
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune Morris residents can expect a tax decrease in their city's 2009 budget. The Morris City Council voted Tuesday to approve a $1.1 million tax levy, which represents a 5.5 percent decrease from 2007. The council also approved a preliminary 2009 operating...
September 10, 2008 - 12:00am
September 6, 2008
Downtown repairs on schedule
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune It will continue to be tough navigating in Morris' downtown area over the next few weeks, but work is progressing on schedule. City Engineer Jay Fier said phase three work -- an L-shaped section of East 6th Street and Oregon Avenue to City Hall -- began...
September 6, 2008 - 12:00am
May 31, 2008
City to review parking policies near UMM
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune The City of Morris will once again review parking regulations on residential streets near the University of Minnesota, Morris. The City Council on Tuesday directed City Attorney Charles Glasrud to work with Morris Police and UMM officials to devise workable...
May 31, 2008 - 12:00am