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School board looking for community feedback on superintendent search
Morris Area schools tax levy to decrease in 2015
Update: Assistant Stevens County attorney killed in crash following high-speed chase
Hancock school board addresses the MSHSL policy on transgender athletes
Four Tigers place at Big Bear
Tigers take third at Milbank Invite
Tigers improve at home triangular
Morris edged by Melrose
Melrose tops Tigers
Talking it over: Remember what Christmas is about
Talking it over: When children are quiet
Echo Press: Watch out for scammers posing as tech experts
Colleen Landkamer: Getting covered is good for rural Minnesota families
Letter: Shutting down chimes is bowing to the minority
Samuel Louis Ver Steeg
Area Student Accomplishments 122014
Leah Donna Hopkins
Open Houses 121314
Stevens County farmland value increases slowing
November 4, 2012
Get out the vote Tuesday, Nov. 6 for general election
MORRIS - Election Day is Tuesday, Nov. 6, and Stevens County residents will have the chance to cast their votes in many national, state, and local races. Here are the Minnesota candidates up for election on Tuesday: In the U.S. Senate, incumbent Democrat Amy Klobuchar is being...
November 4, 2012 - 5:00am
October 1, 2011
State tax shift will hit locally
Almost every taxpayer in the state of Minnesota will face increased property taxes next year - even before any tax changes made by counties, cities and school districts - thanks to a tax shift approved by the state legislature in July. During this year's legislative session, the...
news / region
October 1, 2011 - 5:00am
August 11, 2011
Fair gives out trip to Vegas
Vicky Dosdall of Morris won the trip to Las Vegas at the Stevens County Fair. She was at the Lee Community Center for the annual fair supper...
August 11, 2011 - 12:22pm
March 18, 2011
2011 assessment notices sent March 18
Assessment notices for Stevens County residents' taxes to be paid in 2012 will be arriving shortly, and appointments can be made to meet with the Local Board of Appeal and Equilization. Here's information about the assessment process: The Local Board of Appeal and Equalization...
March 18, 2011 - 7:01pm
March 2, 2011
County to extend plowing, blading offers to townships
Stevens County is giving townships the chance to contract for snow removal and blading services before deciding if another heavy equipment operator position can be added to the payroll. The county Board of Commissioners voted unanimously on Tuesday to fill a heavy equipment position...
March 2, 2011 - 2:20pm
December 31, 2010
UPDATE: Highway 28 closed from Sauk Centre to South Dakota border
Hazardous driving conditions are reported on roads in western Minnesota, including Minnesota Highway 28, which has been closed from Sauk Centre to the South Dakota border. According to the Minnesota Department of Transportation, travel is not advised because of drifting snow. Earlier...
December 31, 2010 - 9:04am
UPDATE: Blizzard warning for Stevens County through 4 p.m.
A blizzard warning is effect until 4 p.m. Saturday in Stevens County. The National Weather Service reports that northwest winds will strengthen to 25 miles per hour with gusts to 40 miles per hour. Visibility will be a few hundred feet or less during the morning. White conditions...
December 31, 2010 - 12:00am
November 26, 2010
Morris Police Nicole Marie Daly, Donnelly, 8/28/10; underage consumption, $185. Jennifer June Harvey, Long Prairie, 10/11/10; seat belt, $110. Anthony Patrick Homan, Beardsley, 8/28/10; underage consumption, $185. Megan Marie Bredeck, Albany, 10/16/10; speeding, $135. James Michael...
November 26, 2010 - 2:42pm
March 27, 2010
Charlie Battery begins return
MADISON, Wis. -- More than 550 soldiers from the 1st Battalion, 151st Field Artillery are returning to Fort McCoy following a 12-month deployment...
March 27, 2010 - 5:47pm
March 15, 2010
Dayton stresses fairness in taxation
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune Gubernatorial candidate Mark Dayton has a simple fix for the state's economic woes, and he says he's committed to it even if it strains his relationship with a potentially powerful bloc of Minnesotans, including members of his family. Increase taxes on...
news / government
March 15, 2010 - 7:19pm
High court tackles unallotment case
By Don Davis State Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL -- Whether Gov. Tim Pawlenty acted legally when he cut $2.7 million from the state budget last summer may rest on whether Minnesota Supreme Court justices think the Legislature has given the governor a right to trim budgets. The state's...
news / government
March 15, 2010 - 1:58pm
March 13, 2010
Wahpeton rejects bid that apparently is tied to Riley Bros.
Riley Bros. Construction appears to have attempted a creative way to try keep its business afloat while it waits for a decision on whether the company will be allowed to bid on government construction jobs. However, the attempt to failed. According to a story published Friday on...
March 13, 2010 - 11:26pm
March 12, 2010
Krosch testifies in Congress on information technology
Stevens Soil and Water Conservation District supervisor Jim Krosch testified on information technology before the House Committee on Agriculture's Subcommittee on Department Operations, Oversight, Nutrition and Forestry on Wednesday. Krosch testified on behalf of the National Association...
news / government
March 12, 2010 - 5:34pm
Area Weather: Flood concerns continue in region
Flood concerns continue for the region following the melting of all of the snow across the state.
March 12, 2010 - 5:30pm
Hill: Public voices must be heard on city's budget woes
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune Morris City Manager Blaine Hill is frustrated by a perceived lack of interest in the magnitude of budget troubles facing the city, as perhaps many of his counterparts around the state are, as well. As the Minnesota Legislature begin to wrap up bonding...
news / government
March 12, 2010 - 5:24pm