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Adoption has been a positive process for Ver Steegs
DeLaynie Naig crowned Little Miss Hancock
Hancock kindergarten connection July 28-Aug.8
Hancock parade winners announced
Growing Green: Snapdragons for Your Garden
Legion Post 29 trumps Wheaton, again
Elementary Softball playoffs begin
Two-Niners fall to Glenwood
Tiger girls see success on the track
Eagles' take Dawson in ninth
Talking it over: Another great Fourth
Lee Hamilton: The lesson Congress should learn from the VA scandal
Talking it Over: Names my grandchildren call me
Letter: Taffe ignored endorsement to run in GOP primary
Letter: Donating blood can help save lives
Paetyn Lee Harpstead
Kaleb Martinez Arias
Vivian Irene Roy
Features From the Farm 062814
Filing period for FSA County elections opens June15
January 15, 2013
Mila RoseMarie Ver Steeg
Mila RoseMarie Ver Steeg was born on December 27, 2012 at Stevens Community Medical Center to Scott and Jennifer Ver Steeg of Hancock. Mila RoseMarie weighed 8 lbs. 4oz. and was 19.5" long. Grandparents are Dale and Betty Rinkenberger of Morris, Jerry and Carol Ver Steeg of Hancock...
celebrations / births
January 15, 2013 - 8:52am
January 14, 2013
Paint available through WCI and Valspar for public beautification projects
Are you looking for a way to spruce up your community, neighborhood or park? West Central Initiative (WCI) may have a solution, thanks to Valspar's Minnesota Beautiful program.
news / region
January 14, 2013 - 5:16pm
January 11, 2013
St. Mary's Samplings
Kindergarten: A full week except for the late start. We celebrated two half birthdays, one real birthday and Bobby Young's Wonderful week! We got to learn about construction and teamwork from Bobby's mom Becky and we toured the courthouse where Bobby's dad Nick works. Grade 1: ...
January 11, 2013 - 4:27pm
Tiger Cub Beat
Even though we have not quite reached the mid-way point in the school year, returning from the holiday break gives us the feeling of a fresh start. Personally, I enjoy the winter months. There are no bugs or sweltering days of high humidity - and just as important, the thought of...
January 11, 2013 - 4:25pm
Spring 2013 Classes Begin On Monday, Jan. 14, Spring 2013 classes will begin on campus. HFA Gallery to Present LOCAL COLOR: Artists from the...
January 11, 2013 - 4:23pm
Temperatures have been in the lower 30s this week, meaning some of the ice on sidewalks and parking lots has melted. In St. John's/ Kongsvinger news: the Kongsvinger annual meeting will be held on Jan. 20 after services, which should be about noon, with a potluck dinner to follow....
January 11, 2013 - 4:22pm
60 Years Ago Items from the Sun of January 13, 1953 New building construction and major remodeling jobs in Morris in 1952 represent an investment of approximately $450,000. It is reported by City Manager J. A. Mielke following a study of the building permits granted last year....
January 11, 2013 - 4:16pm
There will be an open house bridal shower for Gwen Koehl, bride to be of Brian Hoffman on Jan. 12 at the Apostolic Christian Fellowship Hall from 9 to 11 a.m. s1 There will be an open house bridal shower for Heather Hill, bride to be of Daniel Ohmacht, Saturday, Jan. 26 at Trinity...
January 11, 2013 - 4:15pm
TUESDAY, JANUARY 15 VFW AUXILIARY MEETING will be held at 2 p.m. at the Old No. 1, Morris. s2 WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 16 Creating a shade garden. Join Bernie Angus, Landscape Gardener for the Horticulture Display Garden for information on how to plan for your garden in the shade as...
January 11, 2013 - 4:14pm
Area Student Accomplishments
Christopher Scott has completed the requirements for a double major bachelor of arts in sociology: criminal justice and deviance; and political science. Chris made the Dean's List at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities campus, for the fall semester, 2012, and will graduate in...
accomplishments / celebrations
January 11, 2013 - 4:13pm
Tuesday, January 15, 2013, 9 a.m. AGENDA 9:00 a.m. Convene. Pledge of Allegiance Approve Agenda Approve January 8, 2013 Annual Meeting Public Comment 9:05 a.m. Human Services Director Joanie Murphy: Human Services Agenda 9:30 a.m. Deputy Auditor/Treasurer Deb Brunko:...
January 11, 2013 - 4:11pm
January 9, 2013
Deane is two-time Geographic Bee champion
Returning champion Lucy Deane won the 2012-2013 National Geographic Bee at Morris Area Elementary School Wednesday. Deane was last year's champion as a fourth grader. Ben Giese was this year's runner up. Other finalists included Sequoia Wyckoff, Ben Travis, Ryan Dingman, Sam Burks,...
news / education
January 9, 2013 - 4:41pm
January 8, 2013
Community invited to participate in Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service
MORRIS - The Office of Community Engagement and the Office of Equity, Diversity, and Intercultural Programs invite members of the campus and greater community to participate in the fourth annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service on Monday, Jan. 21, 2013, beginning at 1:00 p.m....
news / education
January 8, 2013 - 5:00am
January 6, 2013
Morris in 2012: What happened around here? (Part II)
MORRIS - In part two of our look back at the year that was, researchers demonstrate portable biomass power, Morris elected two new city council members, and the Tiger football team celebrated an undefeated season. July Researchers with the University of Minnesota, Morris and...
January 6, 2013 - 5:00am
January 4, 2013
Discussions regarding potential consolidation of the Morris Area and Cyrus School Districts have been ongoing for several months. The financial situation and decreasing enrollment numbers supported the need for a potential change for the Cyrus School District - options included consolidation...
January 4, 2013 - 3:40pm