Skip to main content
Morris Sun Tribune
Horizon Public Health recognized with 2014 County Achievement Award
County Board approves 4.1 percent tax increase for 2015
Lake Region Healthcare and Prairie Ridge announce integration agreement
Otto Bremer Foundation matching donations in Red Kettle Campaign
Growing Green: Winter bird feeding
Tigers 1-1 to start the week
Tigers go above .500 in the WCC
Storm slips up in OT
Tiger gymnasts vault over two school records
Five Cougars honored by NSCAA
Lu Nelsen: Local solutions keep rural America connected
Review: Winter Survival Kit could save lives if used while stranded
Capitol Chatter: Rural lawmakers dominate going into session
Letter: Preventing electrical fires during the holidays
Letter: Cemetery chimes will be quieted in the future
Leah Donna Hopkins
Open Houses 121314
Area Student Accomplishments 121314
Hadley Harper Wartner
Clayton Jerry Fehr
Stevens County farmland value increases slowing
November 26, 2008
'No More Minnesota Nice' aims to stop lottery scams
Central Minnesota residents are being encouraged to be cautious about a variety of lottery and sweepstakes scams, as state authorities begin a new public service campaign to educate citizens about the growing fraud. According to the Minnesota Department of Public Safety, the state...
November 26, 2008 - 12:00am
September 24, 2008
A clean, green, tree-plantin' machine
More than 175 volunteers were out along Highway 28 Saturday for the second year of a tree-planting project coordinated by Design Morris! and the Minnesota Department of Transportation. More than 150 trees were planted, bringing the two-year total to almost 300 trees. MnDOT paid for...
September 24, 2008 - 12:00am
August 9, 2008
Sviggum to meet with Morris Chamber
Steve Sviggum, Commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Labor and Industry, will be at the Common Cup in Morris on Wednesday, Aug. 13, at 1 p.m. The visit gives Sviggum the opportunity to talk with members of the Morris Area Chamber of Commerce to discuss last year's failed workers'...
August 9, 2008 - 12:00am
ARS' Knipling to attend Soils Lab celebration
Edward B. Knipling, Administrator of the United States Department of Agriculture's Agriculture Research Service, will be participating in the 50th anniversary celebration of the North Central Soil Conservation Research Laboratory in Morris on Wednesday, Aug. 20. The theme for the...
August 9, 2008 - 12:00am
July 4, 2008
Report shows decline in meth use, labs
A new report published this week by the Minnesota Department of Health documents significant reductions in the number of methamphetamine (meth) labs and meth users in Minnesota over the past few years. The report, "Methamphetamine in Minnesota: a report on the impact of one illicit...
July 4, 2008 - 12:00am
July 2, 2008
Across grades, area students perform well on state's MCA-II tests
Math and Reading MCA-II assessments were up slightly in 2008, according to results from the Minnesota Department of Education. Minnesota students made the biggest gains in 10th-grade reading, with a 9 percent increase. In Stevens County, at Morris Area, a significant majority of...
July 2, 2008 - 12:00am
May 31, 2008
Morris Area Service-Learning energy team takes home state award
The Service-Learning Student Energy Leadership Team from the Morris Area School District was awarded a 2008 Minnesota Student Service Award for Outstanding Service Learning by the Minnesota Department of Education. The team received the award May 9, at the Minnesota State Capitol. Since...
May 31, 2008 - 12:00am
April 19, 2008
Retiring firefighters honored for service
The Morris Fire Department honored three retiring firefighters during a party in March at the Morris Eagles club. Jerry Lesmeister is retiring after 28 years of service, and Mike Schultz and Lynn Boots both will retire with 20 years of service. Current firemen and their wives, retired...
April 19, 2008 - 12:00am
April 5, 2008
Former Morris man honored for 34 years service with DOC
Former Morris resident Dennis Benson was honored for his 34 years with the Minnesota Department of Corrections last month. Benson served in numerous positions with the DOC, including Deputy Commissioner, Warden, Program Manager and Unit Director. Benson now is working with the Department...
April 5, 2008 - 12:00am