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Animal Welfare the focus of Cafe Scientifique
Brent Furhrman Morris Area School Board Candidate, 2-year term
Vikings program names MAHS football top team in state
Getting ready for the new generation 9-1-1
Leaf raking is approaching
Prep Football: Postseason match ups
UM-Morris sizes up St. Scholastica
Tiger tennis closes out postseason
Morris/C-A shuts out Montevideo in regular season finale
UM-Morris extends streak to four
Thomas J. Hesse
Kenneth L. Pedersen
Vera L. Kill
Geneal M. Luebke
Letters to the Editor
Talking it over: Moving week is here
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
January 20, 2013
Construction of 'green dorm' off to quick start
MORRIS -- After five years of planning, the University of Minnesota, Morris' "Green Dorm" is under construction and expected to be ready for...
January 20, 2013 - 5:00am
January 17, 2013
University of Minnesota bonding requests
The University of Minnesota is ready with a list of repair and construction projects on its campuses in case Gov. Mark Dayton and legislators decide to approve public works funding this year. At the top of the list is $125 million to repair a wide variety of facilities, as well as...
January 17, 2013 - 12:21pm
January 14, 2013
University of Minnesota president says progress made in administration cuts
ST. PAUL -- The University of Minnesota prepares to ask legislators to approve a $1.8 billion budget as some lawmakers question a Wall Street...
January 14, 2013 - 2:59pm
January 9, 2013
Deane is two-time Geographic Bee champion
Returning champion Lucy Deane won the 2012-2013 National Geographic Bee at Morris Area Elementary School Wednesday. Deane was last year's champion as a fourth grader. Ben Giese was this year's runner up. Other finalists included Sequoia Wyckoff, Ben Travis, Ryan Dingman, Sam Burks,...
January 9, 2013 - 4:41pm
Gartland re-elected Morris Area School Board Chair
MORRIS - The Morris Area School Board will look virtually the same in 2013 as it did in 2012, at least through the middle of the year. On Monday, the school board unanimously re-elected Kurt Gartland as chair, Stan Wulf as vice-chair, and Dick Metzger as clerk/treasurer at their...
January 9, 2013 - 11:49am
January 8, 2013
Community invited to participate in Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service
MORRIS - The Office of Community Engagement and the Office of Equity, Diversity, and Intercultural Programs invite members of the campus and greater community to participate in the fourth annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service on Monday, Jan. 21, 2013, beginning at 1:00 p.m....
January 8, 2013 - 5:00am
January 7, 2013
Morris Area High School Winter Jazz Concert
The Morris Area Junior High, Jazz II and Jazz I combos performed on Monday, Jan. 7, Click on the video link to hear Jazz I's performance of "This Little Light of Mine."
January 7, 2013 - 9:11pm
December 27, 2012
UMM Named a Best Value Public College by Kiplinger's Personal Finance
MORRIS, Minn. -- The University of Minnesota, Morris has again been named to the Kiplinger's Personal Finance list of 100 best values in public...
December 27, 2012 - 8:48am
December 25, 2012
Staff appreciation held at Morris Area Schools
A staff appreciation event was held on Dec. 12 at the Morris Area Schools. Certificates were awarded for years of service and the Teacher of...
December 25, 2012 - 12:24am
December 22, 2012
Morris Area School District has safety plan in place for emergency situations
MORRIS -- In the week after a school shooting in Newtown, Conn., staff in the Morris Area School District have worked to get things back to normal for students, as well as provide a consistent message about school safety for concerned students. All school districts in the state...
December 22, 2012 - 5:00am
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