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Klukas joins Morris police force
Learn more about the Morris City Council Candidates
Kevin Wohlers Morris City Council Candidate
Kim Gullickson, Morris City Council Candidate
Tigers prepare for back-to-back section title runs
Owls eliminated by B-E Chargers in Section 4-9 man
Prep Volleyball: Updated postseason pairings
Prep Football: Semifinal pairings
UMM defeats CSS for first time since 2008 (with video)
David O. Johnson
Robert "Punk" DeGier
Letters to the Editor
Letters to the Editor
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
June 6, 2014
Filing period for state, county elections closes
MORRIS – The filing period has closed for several statewide and county offices. Here’s a rundown of the local seats up for election and the candidates who have filed. Minnesota’s primary election is Tuesday, Aug. 12. State Representative District 12A – Incumbent...
June 6, 2014 - 4:14pm
May 20, 2014
Filing for federal, state and county offices opens today
MORRIS – The filing period for federal, state and county offices up for election in November 2014 begins at 8 a.m. today, Tuesday, May 20, and ends at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, June 3. Candidates filing for federal office need to file with the Office of the Secretary of State in St....
May 20, 2014 - 5:05am
April 25, 2014
Nancy Taffe will continue campaign for state representative
MORRIS – Nancy Taffe of Morris announced Wednesday that she will continue her campaign for the House of Representatives in District 12A and...
April 25, 2014 - 8:55am
April 1, 2014
Pope County Commissioner Gordy Wagner exploring run in House District 12B
GLENWOOD — Pope County Commissioner Gordy Wagner of Glenwood is exploring a possible run for the District 12B Minnesota House of Representatives...
April 1, 2014 - 4:24pm
March 25, 2014
District 12A Republicans endorse Jeff Backer
MORRIS – District 12A Republicans endorsed Jeff Backer of Browns Valley to challenge incumbent Rep. Jay McNamar, DFL-Elbow Lake, in the general...
March 25, 2014 - 12:23pm
March 17, 2014
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson will seek re-election
MOORHEAD - U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, the congressman who represents Moorhead and Clay County, announced Monday morning that he plans to run for re-election. Peterson, a Democrat from Detroit Lakes, will seek his 13th term in Congress in November's election. He'll likely face...
March 17, 2014 - 12:56pm
March 13, 2014
Stevens County Republicans hold county convention
MORRIS – Delegates at the Stevens County Republicans annual convention voiced support for resolutions to the party platform that would protect gun ownership and repeal gay marriage. Delegates also heard from candidates seeking an endorsement in the District 12A race for the Minnesota...
March 13, 2014 - 10:09am
February 5, 2014
Ortman, Seifert take GOP polls statewide and in Stevens County
ST. PAUL – Minnesota Republicans gave U.S. Senate candidate Julianne Ortman and governor candidate Marty Seifert bragging rights at Tuesday night's precinct caucuses. With 97 percent of straw poll votes counted Wednesday, the two came out atop crowded fields of candidates looking...
February 5, 2014 - 4:34pm
February 3, 2014
Collin Peterson re-election decision pending
ST. PAUL -- Being a vital cog in passing a major U.S. House bill generally is an exhilarating experience. But for U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, passing the farm bill may have been less excitement and more relief. “Today, after nearly four years of work, the House is finally...
February 3, 2014 - 9:26am
February 2, 2014
Precinct caucuses to be held Tuesday
MORRIS – Minnesota’s three major political parties – Republican, Democratic-Farmer-Labor (DFL) and Independence – will hold their precinct caucuses next Tuesday, Feb. 4 at 7 p.m. at locations around Morris. Precinct caucuses are open to the public. In order to vote, offer...
February 2, 2014 - 5:50am
January 17, 2014
Jeff Backer announces bid for District 12A seat
Small business owner and former Browns Valley Mayor Jeff Backer announced his candidacy for State Representative in House District 12A, which...
January 17, 2014 - 3:44pm
December 6, 2013
Nancy Taffe announces bid for House district 12A seat
MORRIS – Nancy Taffe of Morris announced Monday that she will seek the Republican endorsement to run against incumbent Jay McNamar for the District 12A seat in the Minnesota House of Representatives. “Morris is a fantastic community,” said Taffe. “My husband Dennis and...
December 6, 2013 - 4:51pm
December 5, 2013
State Sen. Torrey Westrom announces bid to unseat Peterson in 7th District
MOORHEAD – With the 2014 election on the horizon, a Republican candidate has emerged to contest Minnesota Rep. Collin Peterson for his seat...
December 5, 2013 - 10:02am
June 24, 2013
Ex-speaker joins governor’s race
MAPLE GROVE, Minn. -- Former Minnesota House Speaker Kurt Zellers Sunday used a suburban setting to emphasize his middle-class roots and announce...
June 24, 2013 - 9:25am
November 6, 2012
Obama projected to win Minnesota
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota went for President Barack Obama for the second time. While pre-election polls offered conflicting views about whether Minnesota was in play in the presidential election, news organizations called Minnesota for the incumbent less than an hour after polls closed. Democrat...
November 6, 2012 - 9:22pm