Skip to main content
Morris Sun Tribune
Joe Schmitt to offer keynote at community health night on Tuesday
Survivor not alone in her fight against breast cancer
Donnelly News 10-25-14
Morris Area Community Education 10-25-14
St. Mary's Samplings 10-25-14
Aanerud, Carrington headed to state
No. 5 Tigers upset Redwood in first round
Early goal gives UMM victory
Cougars earn UMAC tournament appearance
Yamane’s goal lifts Cougars over Northwestern
Morris Sun Tribune Endorsement: Jay McNamar has earned a second term
Letter: McNamar is helping the community
Letter: Write in a vote for auditor/treasurer
Letter: A pro-life Backer backer
Letter: Been there, done that?
Open Houses 10-25-14
Area Student Accomplishments 101814
Open Houses 101814
Chase Steven Neil Blume
Fair Farmland Rental Agreement presentation in Alexandria Nov. 14
USDA Farm Service Agency Announces Key Dates for New 2014 Farm Bill Safety Net Programs
Features from the Farm 092714
June 26, 2009
Peterson works out climate-change bill deal
ST. PAUL - A deal brokered by U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson appears to have given a global warming bill a fighting chance to pass the House today. The western Minnesota Democrat negotiated for three weeks with House leaders who support legislation to slow global warming, saying he and...
June 26, 2009 - 10:13am
February 20, 2009
Peterson: Ag committee will hold food safety hearings
By Brad Swenson Bemidji Pioneer BEMIDJI, Minn. -- The U.S. Department of Agriculture, which aggressively inspects meat and poultry, should take over food processing inspections, says U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson. In response to the recent outbreak of salmonella-tainted peanut butter,...
February 20, 2009 - 4:59pm
December 2, 2008
Peterson in Europe to talk swap rules
By Janell Cole and Don Davis Forum Communications U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, D-Minn., left for Europe this weekend to discuss ways to regulate little-known and difficult-to-understand "credit default swaps." The swaps are insurance-like contracts that financial institutions use...
December 2, 2008 - 12:00am
November 26, 2008
Peterson doesn't want Ag Secretary job
By Don Davis St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL - Collin Peterson heads overseas next week to discuss a complex financial regulation issue with European leaders. In fact, he handles such difficult issues daily in his job as U.S. House Agriculture Committee chairman. But one simple...
November 26, 2008 - 12:00am
October 9, 2008
7th District: Farm bill dispute one issue in race
By Don Davis St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL - Glen Menze picks at Collin Peterson's biggest accomplishment - herding the 2008 farm bill to passage, and repassage over a presidential veto. Menze, a Republican trying for the second time to unseat western Minnesota's Democratic...
October 9, 2008 - 12:00am
October 1, 2008
Bailout splits Minnesota lawmakers
By Don Davis St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL - Minnesota's U.S. representatives agree Congress needs to help fix the country's financial crisis, but on Monday divided their votes on a $700 billion plan to do that. Rep.
October 1, 2008 - 12:00am
July 9, 2008
Congress bird dogs hard-won Farm Bill
By Scott Wente St. Paul Capitol Bureau Congressional agriculture leaders moved from crafting a farm bill to skeptically watching Bush administration officials put it into action. Congress used two veto overrides to make the sweeping agriculture policy law.
July 9, 2008 - 12:00am
April 16, 2008
Update: Will Collin have a competitor?
By Scott Wente St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL - Glen Menze says U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson has sold himself as fiscally conservative to his western Minnesota constituents, but his record in Congress does not reflect that. Menze, a Starbuck accountant and former farmer, announced...
April 16, 2008 - 12:00am
April 9, 2008
Ellison to address 2008 UMM Commencement
U.S. Rep. Keith Ellison will address this year's graduating seniors during the annual Commencement ceremony at the University of Minnesota, Morris. The ceremony will begin at 2 p.m. May 17 on the Morris campus. Ellison has represented the Fifth Congressional District of Minnesota...
April 9, 2008 - 12:00am