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Pay it Forward Stevens County recognizes Jim and Nina Overland
Morris shines at Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival
Jim Cotter receives 2015 UMM Alumni Association Teaching Award
Welding in real life: Students learn through new mentorship program
Features from the Farm: Impact of bioreactor use for filtering nitrogen
UMM women claim NCAA tournament bid
Cougars reach UMAC Championship
Cougars swept in doubleheader
Simpson trumps UMM in tennis opener
Fuller takes 19th in 3m dive
Mildred Ione Trost
Michael Lackey: President Obama and religion
Lieutenant Governor Tina Smith: Border-to-border high-speed Internet is necessary
Letter: Legislators should focus on local renewable energy
Letter: Supporting the U will help future Minnesota workers
Talking it Over: The games people play
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Augustine Michael Jay
Cambrie Diane Fehr
Hadley Jo Ehli
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Morris Area FFA 2015
USDA provides one-time extension of deadline to update base acres or yield history for ARC/PLC programs
State Fair and Farm Bureau Federation accepting Century Farm applications
Farmer tax fix may not bring immediate changes
September 14, 2012
Four arrested after meth lab found in Lowry, marijuana purchased in Starbuck, Minn.
STARBUCK -- Four people were arrested on drug charges after two separate search warrants were served Wednesday and Thursday by law enforcement agents in Lowry and Starbuck. According to the West Central Minnesota Narcotics Task Force, Travis Dean Ryks, 27, and Randall Scott Nemec,...
September 14, 2012 - 10:35am
September 1, 2012
Sheriff says no danger to public safety after man, woman found dead in Benson, Minn., area home
BENSON -- The man and woman found deceased Wednesday at a residence north of Benson were identified on Friday afternoon as Holly Ann Hagen, 45, and Mark Richard Hamilton, 53. The two resided at the residence on the 400 block of Minnesota Highway 29 north of Benson where their bodies...
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September 1, 2012 - 4:41pm
August 31, 2012
Two people found dead at residence north of Benson, Minn.
BENSON -- Authorities are investigating the deaths of a 45-year-old woman and a 53-year-old man who were found dead last night at a home north...
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August 31, 2012 - 8:38am
August 22, 2012
Former Morris Area School District employee charged with receiving stolen property
MORRIS - The Morris Area School District's former Director of Buildings and Grounds has been charged with a felony in the theft of more than $2,800 of school district property. David Stoffer of Hancock, Minn., who resigned from his position in the district on June 13, 2012, pled...
August 22, 2012 - 2:39pm
August 8, 2012
Alberta teenager pleads guilty to second degree murder in mother's death
MORRIS - Jacob Seth Cobb pled guilty on Wednesday to the December 2010 murder of his mother, 50-year-old Tamara Lee Mason. Cobb, 18 of Alberta, pled guilty to the second count of his indictment, murder in the second degree while committing assault in the third degree, as part of...
August 8, 2012 - 4:10pm
August 4, 2012
Jacob Cobb to appear in court Wednesday for plea hearing
MORRIS - A tentative plea agreement has been reached for an Alberta teenager who is charged with two counts of murder in the second degree in the death of his mother. Jacob Seth Cobb, 18, will return to court Wednesday, Aug. 8 for a hearing on a plea agreement, said Stevens County...
August 4, 2012 - 4:09pm
July 31, 2012
Civil commitment petition filed in Stevens County for Level 3 sex offender
MORRIS - The Stevens County Attorney's Office has asked a court to determine if a man who was found guilty of sexual assault in Stevens and Kandiyohi counties should be committed to a sex offender program indefinitely or released. Jerry Everett Pahl, 40, who listed his last address...
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July 31, 2012 - 3:35pm
June 26, 2012
UDPATE: Morris Police looking for public assistance in series of thefts from unlocked cars
MORRIS - The Morris Police Department is asking for the public's assistance and vigilance in a series of property thefts from unlocked cars across the city. On Sunday and Monday night, money, cameras and jewelry were stolen from cars across the city of Morris. Although most of the...
June 26, 2012 - 10:57am
May 25, 2012
Man enters not guilty plea in Pope County kidnapping case
GLENWOOD -- Dennis Wayne Aasen, 39, of Moundsview, pleaded not guilty Wednesday to eight felony charges stemming from the alleged burglary of a rural Clontarf home and the abduction and assault of the woman who lived at the residence. Aasen entered the plea in Pope County District...
May 25, 2012 - 6:57am
May 23, 2012
Charges against man accused of kidnapping Clontarf woman expected today in Pope County
GLENWOOD -- A criminal complaint against Dennis Wayne Aasen is expected to be filed later today in Pope County District Court. According to a news release from Pope County Sheriff Tim Riley, the charges against the 39-year-old man will include kidnapping, burglary, domestic assault,...
May 23, 2012 - 12:59pm
May 18, 2012
UPDATE: Authorities searching for suspect in abduction in Pope County
Authorities are searching for a 39-year-old Mounds View man who is suspected in a possible abduction of a 30-year-old woman near Clontarf in Pope County. The woman, Jenna Lee Forslin (Kettner), was found safe in her vehicle near Little Falls at about 7:40 p.m. last night. She reportedly...
May 18, 2012 - 10:45am
UPDATE: Missing Clontarf, Minn., woman found, suspect still on the run
May 18, 2012 - 9:16am
May 17, 2012
Pope Co. Woman Missing, May Be In Danger
Police are asking the public's help in finding a 30-year-old Pope County woman after she was allegedly kidnapped by a man Thursday morning. Police...
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May 17, 2012 - 7:33pm
Seat belt enforcement effort to begin May 21 in Morris area
MORRIS, Minn. -- Better be buckled up, because it's Click It or Ticket time, May 21-June 7. In Minnesota, about 400 law enforcement agencies will partner with 10,000 agencies nationwide to work overtime patrols to increase seat belt compliance in an effort to stop preventable deaths...
May 17, 2012 - 12:17am