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Morris Sun Tribune
Features from the Farm:Solar Panels Power WCROC Swine Barn
Teachers say club policy too restrictive
Live stream: Jacob Wetterling funeral service at 10 a.m. today
Morris native pursues her love of theater in the rural Midwest
Donald J. Klein
Janice B. Kroc
Mary Ann Bertram
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
February 16, 2012
UPDATE: Morris, Minn. snowmobiler killed in accident in Wyoming
UPDATE, 3:45 p.m. - An initial investigation into the death of 53-year-old Stevens Anderson of Morris indicates Anderson was separated from his...
February 16, 2012 - 10:26am
February 9, 2012
Former Chokio-Alberta, Minn. school district business manager sentenced to 18 months in prison
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - Liane Claassen, former business manager for the Chokio-Alberta school district, was sentenced to 18 months in prison and ordered to pay more than $263,000 in restitution in federal court today. Claassen, 44, of Chokio, was charged with one count of wire fraud...
February 9, 2012 - 2:34pm
November 25, 2011
Alberta, Minn., teenage son certified to stand trial as adult in mother's murder
MORRIS, Minn. - An 17-year-old boy has been certified to stand trial as an adult in the December 2010 death of his mother. Jacob Seth Cobb is...
November 25, 2011 - 11:32am
May 13, 2011
Bird causes roll-over accident south of Morris, May 2011
A bird flew into the cab of a truck, distracting the driver and causing a roll-over crash south of Morris on Wednesday in which both man and...
May 13, 2011 - 10:53am
April 25, 2011
Stevens County Humane Society takes in more neglected horses
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune The Stevens County Humane Society no sooner found homes for all 14 neglected horses rescued from a rural Starbuck home earlier this month than the group found itself facing another challenge, this time originating in Douglas County. Four horses were rescued...
April 25, 2011 - 3:27pm
January 13, 2011
UPDATE: Can He Be D.B.?
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune A few years ago, on a hunch, a Morris man started to seek help in finding out if his late brother could be one of...
January 13, 2011 - 1:08am
November 8, 2010
UPDATE: Body found in rural Stevens County tentatively identified
Hunters in rural Stevens County on Saturday discovered the body of a man tentatively identified as Jack Leroy Eisel, who was last seen in November...
November 8, 2010 - 8:21am
November 3, 2010
Morris Area School district levy question approved, incumbents re-elected
Voters in the Morris Area School District renewed the $302 levy which was set to expire this year and agreed to increase it by about $198 per pupil. In unofficial results from the Minnesota Secretary of State's office, the levy passed with 1,749 'yes' votes, or 59 percent of the...
November 3, 2010 - 10:09am
October 19, 2010
Anhydrous ammonia leak north of Morris
An anhydrous ammonia leak north of Morris on Highway 9 has led Stevens County Emergency Management officials to urge residents in the area to stay indoors. County officials warned residents of the leak late Monday night. Residents are asked to stay where they are, to close windows...
October 19, 2010 - 12:09am
September 21, 2010
RCW decides to shut down varsity football
With only two seniors among 22 players on the varsity and 10 players who are new to football this season, Renville County West administrators...
September 21, 2010 - 6:45am
September 16, 2010
Kensington farmer among group flying to nation's capital this week
Minnesota Farmers Union (MFU) members are flying to Washington, D.C.
September 16, 2010 - 6:52am
August 11, 2010
Gausman, McCannon move on in District 5
Stevens County's District 5 voters want Phil Gausman and Roger McCannon to oppose each other in the Board of Commissioners race this fall. Gausman collected 149 votes in Tuesday's primary election to finish ahead of McCannon, who had 121. Bob Kopitzke had 97 votes and Kevin Manney...
August 11, 2010 - 12:15am
August 3, 2010
Stevens, Big Stone agree to share human resources, IT services
Stevens County continued its efforts to consolidate operations and save money by approving sharing agreements for human resources and information technology services with Big Stone County. The board unanimously approved a plan Tuesday that will allow Big Stone County Human Resources...
August 3, 2010 - 6:18pm
July 20, 2010
County begins switch to new emergency communications systems
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune Stevens County must upgrade the technology used by law enforcement over the next two years and the price tag isn't...
July 20, 2010 - 4:52pm
School board moves ahead on levy request
The Morris Area School board approved asking district voters for a new operating levy this fall. The board voted for the $500 per-pupil referendum question at its regular meeting Monday night by a 4-0 vote. Board members Kurt Gartland, Mark McNally and Brent Fuhrman were not at the...
July 20, 2010 - 12:16am