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UMM alumni achieves milestone career win
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Marvin Earl Andersen
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Area Student Accomplishments 092014
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Myriam Sanchez Salguero
Elin Nancy Davenport
LeRoy Arthur Henriksen
Farm Bill Allows Early Termination for Certain CRP Contracts
Features from the Farm 082314
June 12, 2009
City Council tables county's request to vacate portion of Colorado Avenue
The Morris City Council on Tuesday tabled a decision on vacating a portion of Colorado Avenue, a request made to accommodate Stevens County's building and renovation project. The county board this week voted to change its plan to include the renovation of the courthouse and construction...
June 12, 2009 - 5:35pm
May 8, 2009
'Big Fish' on endangered places list
May 8, 2009 - 7:32am
March 25, 2009
City turns down taxpayers committee request
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune The Morris City Council will not take action on a resolution asking the city to oppose Stevens County's building plans. According to City Manager Blaine Hill, Morris Mayor Sheldon Giese received a letter from the Stevens County Taxpayers Committee requesting...
March 25, 2009 - 2:27pm
March 6, 2009
County building review begins
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune After welcomes and introductions, the panel reviewing Stevens County's $15 million building and renovation plan assembled an ambitious agenda for the 10 weeks leading up to the May 15 deadline to complete its work. The Stevens County Citizens/County Board...
March 6, 2009 - 3:51pm
March 3, 2009
Advisory panel begins work
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune An 11-member panel that will review Stevens County's proposed $15 million building and renovation project convenes at noon Wednesday at the county courthouse. The committee consists of five County Commissioners, three members of the Stevens County Taxpayers...
March 3, 2009 - 4:24pm
February 25, 2009
UPDATE -- Panel selected to review county building project
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune An 11-person committee has been established to review the Stevens County building and renovation project that includes a controversial jail. The county board met Wednesday to continue a meeting it recessed last week to form the committee, which consists...
February 25, 2009 - 4:36pm
January 7, 2009
Commissioners vote down measure to postpone building
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune Stevens County residents opposed to including a jail in the county's proposed building project asked for a postponement of the entire project on Tuesday, and two commissioners made the request official. The vote of the five board members broke the same...
January 7, 2009 - 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
May 28, 2008
Morris City Attorney will lobby lawmakers in light of Supreme Court's decision
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune A Minnesota Supreme Court decision favoring a Morris rental property owner will prompt Morris' city attorney to ask the Legislature for law changes to bolster the State Building Code regarding older structures. "People have been killed in substandard rental...
May 28, 2008 - 12:00am
May 21, 2008
Morris rental case could have statewide impact
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune A Morris landlord recently prevailed in a Minnesota Supreme Court decision that could affect how cities throughout the state can regulate rental properties. Mike Sax, of Sax Investments, Inc., won his appeal in a case against the City of Morris. After...
May 21, 2008 - 12:00am