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Morris Sun Tribune
Looking Back: July 23, 2016
Bond refinancing results in significant savings for Stevens County
Morris man charged after sales of heroin to undercover agent
Community Calendar: July 16, 2016
Business Briefs: July 23, 2016
Over 80 participate in Marv Meyer Fun Run
Morris VFW falls despite outhitting Willmar
Orphans win last regular season game
Black wins twice to claim 2016 title
Pirates claim 2016 Little League title over Mets
Bennett "Buck" Columbus Schaffer
Lawrence "Larry" Kill
Evelyn L. Graff (Hyatt)
Steve Lang: Traversing inner space with sale-ing adventures
Katie Erdman: Celebrations are fun, but also a lot of work
Letter: Watch what Jay does, not what he says
Letter: McNamar will help landowners with ditch issues
Talking it over: Follow the chain
Open Houses: July 23, 2016
Thorstein David Larson
Open Houses: July 16, 2016
Kellen Kent Reed
July rains provide moisture boost for area crops
FSA County Committee nominations open
Three Stevens County farms recognized as 2016 Century Farms
Weekend frost nips some farm fields, time will tell if damage warrants replanting
2016 Farm Progress Issue
December 25, 2008
Want to avoid a ticket and towing during snow storms?
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune The City of Morris will not back off its policy of ticketing and towing any vehicles that park on streets during a city-issued Snow Alert. The Morris City Council addressed the issue at its Tuesday meeting because of concerns of towing companies, which...
December 25, 2008 - 12:00am
December 20, 2008
City of Morris declares SNOW ALERT beginning 12:01 a.m. Sunday
The City of Morris has declared a SNOW ALERT, effective 12:01 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 21 continuning until 12:01 a.m. Monday, Dec. 22. During a SNOW ALERT, no parking is allowed on any city streets. Stevens County is included in a winter weather warning until 6 p.m. Sunday. Below is...
December 20, 2008 - 12:00am
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 19, 2008
Morris could lose big in budget crunch
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune The City of Morris could lose almost $200,000 in state aid it was expecting this month if Gov.
December 19, 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
December 11, 2008
City budget in holding pattern
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune City of Morris officials worked to ensure residents would not experience a tax increase in 2009. But that work could all be for naught. State Legislators are meeting Wednesday to discuss a $426 million shortfall in the current budget, and an estimated...
December 11, 2008 - 12:00am
December 3, 2008
Tax levies will increase again
Property tax levies will increase an average of 6.5 percent ($476 million) statewide if proposed local tax levies are adopted later this year, the Minnesota Department of Revenue announced. Truth in Taxation hearings are scheduled in the next week for Morris-area taxing entities. The...
December 3, 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...
November 15, 2008 - 12:00am
October 25, 2008
Giuliani: Coleman is proven
By Scott Wente St. Paul Capitol Bureau BLOOMINGTON, Minn. - An experienced leader belongs in the U.S. Senate, not someone needing on-the-job...
October 25, 2008 - 12:00am
October 18, 2008
City's downtown improvements may be wrapped up Nov. 1
Street work in Morris' downtown area could be completed Nov. 1 or shortly after. City Manager Blaine Hill told the Morris City Council at its meeting Tuesday that the improvement project is moving along on schedule, despite recent rains. There are about two weeks of work left on...
October 18, 2008 - 12:00am
October 1, 2008
UPDATE -- Forum set for local government candidates
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune Candidates for local government offices will discuss their views during a candidate forum on Thursday, Oct. 9 in Morris. The forum is 7 p.m. at the Morris American Legion.
October 1, 2008 - 12:00am
September 27, 2008
Area men charged with prescription drug sales
Two area men face charges for allegedly selling a narcotic and other controlled substances. Jeffery Lyn Grave, 49, of Donnelly, and John Wesley Hammick, 25, of Morris, appeared in Stevens County District Court on Friday. The men were charged after allegedly selling the drugs to...
September 27, 2008 - 12:00am
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 19, 2008
William H. Wagner
William H. Wagner, 91, of Kansas City, Kan., died Sunday, Sept. 14, 2008 at Providence Medical Center. Funeral services were on Wednesday, Sept. 17, at the Porter Funeral Home in Kansas City. Burial will be held at Summit Cemetery, Morris, Minn. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions...
September 19, 2008 - 12:00am