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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
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
March 25, 2016
City happy with bids for Oregon Avenue, Pomme de Terre Park shelter
MORRIS — After many complications and delays, the Morris City Council was pleased to accept lower-than-expected bids for projects at Pomme de Terre Park and Oregon Avenue at their meeting on Tuesday night. Pomme de Terre Park After complications with the first round of bids,...
March 25, 2016 - 3:16pm
December 19, 2014
Planning Commission recommends permit for online auction business
MORRIS — On Tuesday, the Morris Planning Commission recommended approving a conditional use permit to Derek Gausman to open a K-Bid online auction collection site at the current site of West Central Implement, 1100 Atlantic Avenue. The planning commission made the following...
December 19, 2014 - 3:40pm
December 15, 2014
City identifies 204 properties with improperly shoveled sidewalks
MORRIS — Enforcing the city's new snow and ice removal ordinance is proving to be more complicated than anticipated. Since the ordinance officially went into effect on Dec. 1, questions have arisen about what constitutes a cleared sidewalk, how to check whether sidewalks...
December 15, 2014 - 9:23am
February 16, 2011
Hancock City Council struggles with high snow plowing expenses
In a perfect world, life would be easy, the weather would be good all the time and meeting a budget would never be an issue. However, we don't live in a perfect world, life is not easy, the weather in Minnesota is very unpredictable causing budgets to run amuck and governing agencies...
February 16, 2011 - 12:51pm
August 25, 2009
UPDATE: City needs no action on Morales home
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune A dispute between Morris homeowners, their mortgage company and insurer has been resolved, and the family's decimated...
August 25, 2009 - 11:59pm
August 12, 2009
Hancock City Council may charge fee for lights
Can you put a value on safety? The Hancock City Council can - a value that helps ensure some degree of safety in the city. For $12,000 a year the city is kept illuminated at night by city street lights. Lights that for many, offer security and hopefully less crime. However, the question...
August 12, 2009 - 1:09pm
July 17, 2009
Council rejects petition to widen another Highland Homes Addition roadway
The Morris City Council on Tuesday unanimously rejected a petition that Highland Drive be restored to a 40-foot width while the Highland Homes Addition is under construction. The petition, signed by 23 residents, came on the heels of the council's recent decision to restore Sunnyslope...
July 17, 2009 - 6:54pm
Morris firefighters, city manager disagree on contributions to pensions
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune A disagreement about city money that goes to the Morris Fire Department Relief Association's pension fund will be hashed out during an informational meeting July 23. Morris City Manager Blaine Hill, in an effort to shave costs as the state's economic crisis...
July 17, 2009 - 6:48pm
July 10, 2009
City budget outlook not very bright
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune If you think the economic pain is strong now, you ain't felt anything yet. That's the prediction of Morris City...
July 10, 2009 - 5:06pm
June 26, 2009
Hancock Fourth of July Celebration
The Hancock Lions would like to invite the public to celebrate the Fourth of July in Hancock this year. In preparation for the celebration they...
June 26, 2009 - 3:46pm
June 24, 2009
UPDATE: Sunnyslope Road won't be narrowed
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune Heeding a request from Highland Homes neighborhood residents, the Morris City Council voted to keep Sunnyslope Road...
June 24, 2009 - 10:58am
May 29, 2009
City council considers public works projects
Public improvements dominated the agenda for the Morris City Council on Tuesday. Council members approved both a engineering and a financial feasibility study for an improvement project on East Second Street from Atlantic Avenue through the University of Minnesota, Morris. The...
May 29, 2009 - 8:24pm
City council focuses on improvement projects
Public improvements dominated the agenda for the Morris City Council on Tuesday. Council members approved both a engineering and a financial feasibility study for an improvement project on East Second Street from Atlantic Avenue through the University of Minnesota, Morris. City...
May 29, 2009 - 11:38am
May 19, 2009
Menahga police chief threatens resignation if cuts are made
The more councilman Dennis Komulainen suggests cutting law enforcement officers, the more the chief expresses dissent. "I'm sick and tired of it," Menahga police chief Scott Koennicke told the council Monday. "I don't mean to be disrespectful ...
May 19, 2009 - 4:14am
Ottertail City Hall to close early Fridays
The Ottertail city offices will soon close at noon on Fridays. Citing little activity during Friday afternoons, and increased early morning visitors, city staff proposed the idea of altering the city hall schedule at a May 7 city council meeting. "There are a lot more people coming...
May 19, 2009 - 4:06am