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Morris Area High School Tiger Beat 122014
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Looking Back 122014
Tigers back at .500 after win
Power play defeats Storm twice
Tigers 1-1 to start the week
Tigers go above .500 in the WCC
Storm slips up in OT
Harlan L. Swenson
Letter: Shutting down chimes is bowing to the minority
Letter: Constant din of cemetery chimes must end
Letter: Some do not like the cemetery chimes
Letter: Learning to walk in my own shoes
Lu Nelsen: Local solutions keep rural America connected
Area Student Accomplishments 122014
Leah Donna Hopkins
Open Houses 121314
Area Student Accomplishments 121314
Stevens County farmland value increases slowing
June 2, 2012
Editorial: Let me entertain you
Health and human services, K-12 education and public safety are generally agreed to as being priority expenditures within our state budget.
June 2, 2012 - 5:00am
May 26, 2012
Amy Klobuchar: Keeping our promise to veterans
By Amy Klobuchar U.S. Senator, D-MN On Memorial Day, Minnesotans will join together to honor the men and women in uniform who have served our state and protected our nation. We especially recognize the heroes who made the ultimate sacrifice, but we also recognize all who have...
May 26, 2012 - 5:00am
May 19, 2012
Crisis services help Minnesotans manage mental health crises at home
Crisis services in one Minnesota county recently played a key role in keeping together a mother and her 9-year-old son, who county authorities had earlier separated. Both the mother, "Mary, " and son, "John," have mental health disorders. In John it showed up as verbal and physical...
May 19, 2012 - 5:00am
March 12, 2012
Legislative Update: Sen. Bill Ingebrigtsen
The Minnesota Senate and House took a brief pause from meetings on Wednesday as many of us traveled to Granite Falls to attend services for state Sen. Gary Kubly, who passed away March 2. The lawmaker and Lutheran minister served in both chambers and was remembered not just for his...
March 12, 2012 - 11:38am
January 28, 2012
January is National Stalking Awareness Month
January is National Stalking Awareness Month, a time to focus on a crime that affects 3.4 million victims a year. This year's theme - "Stalking: Know It. Name It. Stop It." - challenges the nation to fight this dangerous crime by learning more about it. Stalking is a crime in all...
January 28, 2012 - 5:00am
Creating a level playing field
You've heard the term a hundred times; "we want a 'level' playing field." It's an old axiom that refers to a flat playing surface so that one side is not advantaged over the other. Businesses and unions alike spend hundreds of thousands of dollars each year to lobby the government...
January 28, 2012 - 5:00am
January 24, 2012
Sen. David Senjum: Reforming government for better services and jobs environment
ST.PAUL, Minn. - A couple of decades ago Governor Rudy Perpich listed the goals of the legislative session as "Jobs - Jobs - Jobs." Twenty years later, the Minnesota Republican Majority echoes the goal: "Jobs - Jobs - Jobs." Next week we return to the Capitol for the 2012 Session...
January 24, 2012 - 5:00am
December 31, 2011
Be smart on thin ice
Every early winter seems to open with stories of anglers venturing onto thin ice on area lakes. The ice-fishing folks, many of whom are experienced winter anglers, seem to suffer a kind of brain freeze when the call of the ice rises from the lakes of North Dakota and Minnesota. Thin...
December 31, 2011 - 5:00am
December 13, 2011
Opinion: Tap North Dakota's wealth to buy Vikings, build stadium
FARGO - North Dakota should buy the Minnesota Vikings, or at least loan its eastern neighbor the cash needed to build a $1 billion stadium that would keep the team in the region. Ludicrous, you say?
December 13, 2011 - 11:20am
July 22, 2011
Klobuchar, Thune announce bi-partisan compromise on renewable energy
By U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar (D-MN) and U.S. Senator John Thune (R-SD) Possibly the most revolutionary change in American agriculture in recent decades is the rise of a biofuels industry, which is currently the only competition to oil. By supporting farmers, creating jobs and generating...
July 22, 2011 - 7:03pm
July 21, 2009
Sun Tribune Editorial: 'Going Green' isn't easy but it's the only direction we have left
In this edition of the Sun Tribune you'll find the second of four special sections the newspaper is undertaking this year called Community Builders. Earlier this year, we devoted a section to volunteerism. This Community Builders section is devoted to Going Green, and the stories...
July 21, 2009 - 6:02pm
July 7, 2009
Letters to the Editor
LTD needs more local support As a rider participating in the annual LTD Memorial Ride, I would like to express my thank you to the local communities for all of your support. I had tears streaming down my face through Marshall -- what a turnout! Unfortunately, I can't say the same...
opinion / letters
July 7, 2009 - 5:38pm
Down on the Farm -- Summer trips
Sometime during the summer of 1970, Dad and Mom loaded sister and I up in our old car, drove to Fargo, traded for a brand new Ford LTD station wagon and without even going home to show off the new car, headed for the West Coast. That started a summer family tradition. For the next...
July 7, 2009 - 5:37pm
Commentary -- Forget guns, I'll take a cell phone
By Donald Kaul The Internet is a lot like the dreaded kudzu vine. Once introduced into a venue it doesn't merely grow, it explodes. It goes anywhere it wants, does anything it wants and generally takes over. There are some bad things about this---it eats up newspapers like rabbits...
July 7, 2009 - 5:36pm
April 21, 2009
Letters to the Editor
Program, kids exceptional On April 17, a number of senior citizens, as part of the Learning Unlimited program, was privileged to hear Gordon Fredrickson perform his program of country life in a bygone era. Of course, we of this age group could relate to so many of his stories. So,...
April 21, 2009 - 4:29pm