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Talking it over
Bits and Pieces
Pearl Harbor attack marks 75th year
Tigers gymnastics growing to new heights (with video)
Two earn additional honors from NSCAA
Four Cougars to play in All-Star Game
MAHACA opens season 2-0 (with video)
Owls aim high for 2016-2017 season (with video)
Susan Ann (Stimmler) Ulrich
Alice Marie Leuty
Dennis H Johnson
Letters to the Editor
Talking it over: Giving thanks
Letters to the Editor
Farmers to head to harvest
Features from the Farm: Fly control for grazing and organic dairies
U.S. House Agriculture Committee chairman visits Minnesota
NRCS funding available to develop monarch butterfly habitats
July rains provide moisture boost for area crops
December 22, 2012
Science teacher Kevin Pope named Morris Area 2012 Teacher of the Year
MORRIS - Morris Area High School science teacher Kevin Pope loves physics, but doesn't think of himself as a math person even though he acknowledges...
December 22, 2012 - 5:00am
December 20, 2012
Morris Area School Board approves levy increase, discusses ongoing building repairs
MORRIS - The Morris Area School Board approved a final tax levy increase of about $53,000, a 1.67 percent increase over 2012 and the maximum amount allowed by the Minnesota Department of Education at their regular meeting on Monday. On Monday, the board also approved a revision...
December 20, 2012 - 4:25pm
December 18, 2012
Hancock school bond referendum is approved
Voters in the Hancock school district have overwhelming approved a $5.4 million bond referendum. There were 196 "yes" votes and 31 "no" votes cast in Tuesday's balloting. The funds will be used to construct an addition of six classrooms with an elevator, total renovation of the...
December 18, 2012 - 9:20pm
Hancock voters to decide $5.4 million bond referendum today
Voters in the Hancock school district are being asked to vote on a $5.4 million bond referendum today. The funds would be used to construct addition of six classrooms with an elevator, total renovation of the 1928 high school building, roof repair on three parts of the facility...
December 18, 2012 - 11:15am
December 7, 2012
Morris Area school board approves consolidation with Cyrus
MORRIS, Minn. -- The Morris Area School Board voted 4-0 on Monday in favor of moving forward with a consolidation with the Cyrus School District despite deep concerns about the financial implications the district could face with the Cyrus school building. Board members Kurt Gartland,...
December 7, 2012 - 5:27pm
UMM student promotes urban forestry with GreenCorps
MORRIS - Paige Scarborough, Morris's newest GreenCorps member, has been serving the local community by promoting urban forestry initiatives. Working primarily with the city of Morris for the last several months, Scarborough has spent most of her service term assisting with a recent...
December 7, 2012 - 5:00am
December 6, 2012
Contractors to break ground for the Green Prairie Living and Learning Community on Monday
MORRIS - Construction of the new Green Prairie Living and Learning Community (GPLLC) at the University of Minnesota, Morris will soon be underway. McGough Construction, general contractor for the project, will begin work on Monday, Dec. 10. This new facility complements Morris's focus...
December 6, 2012 - 9:04am
December 2, 2012
Adopt-a-Student program helps international students experience Thanksgiving
Over the Thanksgiving holiday, seven community families shared their Thanksgiving traditions with about 20 University of Minnesota, Morris international students, who spent the holiday break in Morris. The stress of being away from home affects many students at some point during...
December 2, 2012 - 5:10am
November 30, 2012
Morris Area FFA reaches 100-member challenge
Morris Area FFA Advisor Nick Milbrand challenged the students to get 100 members in the local chapter ... and gladly paid the price when they...
November 30, 2012 - 4:15pm
November 24, 2012
Morris Area School Board delays vote on consolidation with Cyrus
The Morris Area School Board did not take any action on a proposed consolidation plan with the Cyrus School District during their regular meeting on Monday. The school boards for the two districts met in October to discuss details of a consolidation plan. The two boards met...
November 24, 2012 - 1:28pm
November 23, 2012
Morris Area School Board gets clean audit
The Morris Area School Board got a clean audit report Monday. Derek Flannagan from the auditing firm, Eide Bailly, updated the board on the district's finances. The district is in relatively good financial shape, according to the review of the books.
November 23, 2012 - 1:27pm
November 17, 2012
BPA students to lead their state and national peers
MORRIS - This year, three students with the Morris Area Business Professionals of America team will be leading their peers at the national, state...
November 17, 2012 - 5:00am
November 8, 2012
University of Minnesota, Morris to Host Jeff Lieberman in a Convocation
MORRIS, Minn. -- Jeff Lieberman--host of the Discovery Channel's Time Warp--will speak at the University of Minnesota, Morris on Wednesday, Nov....
November 8, 2012 - 2:13am
November 6, 2012
Morris Area High School students support Romney, Klobuchar, Peterson in mock election
MORRIS - Morris Area High School Students cast their votes for presidential challenger Mitt Romney, but maintained support for incumbents Amy Klobuchar and Collin Peterson at a mock election at MAHS on Monday. Students were split on their support for two proposed constitutional...
November 6, 2012 - 1:17pm
November 2, 2012
Technology, counseling topics at school board debates
MORRIS - Over the last two weeks, the five candidates for the Morris Area School Board have met in two forums to answer questions on topics as...
November 2, 2012 - 3:30pm