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Dayton signs bill allowing Xcel to switch coal plant to natural gas
Doll-Wohlers new UMM alumni board president
White House denies Trump order on biofuels program, sows market confusion
Prairie Ecology Bus educates MAES
Trump to order review of WOTUS regulations, official says
Kannegiesser dishes out his fourth record of season in win over Warriors
Tigers head to subsection finals
Two Cougars earn all-conference nods
Tigers' rally falls short against Streeters
UM-Morris women fourth at UMAC Championships
Janina J. Desjardins
Marlyn G. Alfson
Hancock Record Editorial: Farmers must watch Trump's trade actions
Bits and Pieces: Checking on some immigration
Letter to the editor: Violence still impacts relationships
Letter to the editor: Backer must continue to support buffers
Editor's column: St. Mary's kids give a big thank you
National FFA Week 2017
2016 Stevens SWCD Annual Report
Minnesota Century Farm applications now being accepted
Farmers to head to harvest
Features from the Farm: Fly control for grazing and organic dairies
August 27, 2016
Letters: We need to do better
It’s disappointing for western Minnesota that there will not be a special legislative session to complete the unfinished work of the 2016 session. As a result, there will be no bonding bill to address infrastructure needs across the state – like the wastewater treatment facilities...
August 27, 2016 - 11:04am
Neighbors voice concerns over apartment project
Two homeowners from East Fifth Street voiced concerns to the Morris City Council Tuesday regarding the new 60-unit apartment building under construction on the old elementary school site. Nancy Barbour asked that as the development of the old school property continues, some attention...
August 27, 2016 - 10:47am
August 20, 2016
Aging veteran population in Stevens County is utilizing VA health care services
An increasing number of local veterans are utilizing services through the Stevens County Veterans Service Office, primarily to gain access to health care provided by the Veterans Health Administration. Veterans Service Officer Hugh Reimers delivered an update to the Stevens County...
August 20, 2016 - 12:00am
August 13, 2016
Superior Industries advocates for longer runway at Morris Municipal Airport
MORRIS — Some users of the Morris Municipal Airport believe that the facility is due for a runway upgrade. Micah Zeltwanger from Superior Industries spoke to the Morris City Council at their meeting on Tuesday about a potential project to extend the current runway.
August 13, 2016 - 8:35am
August 3, 2016
Commissioners review policy on contributions for community groups, projects
MORRIS — On Tuesday, the Stevens County Board of Commissioners reviewed a first draft of a policy regarding how the board will review county funds contributed to community projects. The policy is in response to a project in the city of Hancock regarding a tax forfeited property...
August 3, 2016 - 5:47am
August 2, 2016
Committee looks to lengthen runway at Morris Airport
MORRIS — Keith Davison, chairman of the Morris Municipal Airport Advisory Committee, told the Stevens County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday that the group is looking at extending the length of the runway at the airport to accommodate larger planes. "This is the only airport...
August 2, 2016 - 3:47pm
August 1, 2016
U.S. House Agriculture Committee chairman visits Minnesota
WILLMAR — When he works on the federal 2018 Farm Bill, U.S. Rep. Mike Conaway says he will be thinking about moms on food stamps and how...
August 1, 2016 - 3:24pm
Filing for city council, school board seats opens Aug. 2
MORRIS — The filing period to declare candidacy for the Morris City Council and the Morris Area School Board opens at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 2 and closes on Tuesday, Aug. 16 at 5 p.m. The terms of city council members Kevin Wohlers and Bill Storck are up for election this November....
August 1, 2016 - 5:13am
July 29, 2016
City looks for bids to complete planned road maintenance program
MORRIS — Following the retirement of a long-time staff member, the city of Morris has been forced to reassess how road maintenance projects...
July 29, 2016 - 5:08am
July 28, 2016
City approves water treatment plant contract, if state funding comes through
MORRIS — The Morris City Council voted Tuesday to conditionally accept a $16.9 million bid for a new water treatment plant, a step that...
July 28, 2016 - 9:45am
July 27, 2016
Highway 59, Highway 28 intersection closes Aug. 1
DETROIT LAKES — The intersection of Highway 59 and Highway 28 in Morris will close to all vehicles starting Monday, Aug. 1. Traffic on...
July 27, 2016 - 1:40pm
July 26, 2016
Higher minimum wage, new laws begin August 1 in Minnesota
ST. PAUL — Minnesota's minimum wage rises August 1 and several new laws will hit the books. The state's large employers must pay at least...
July 26, 2016 - 11:49am
Morris City Manager recognized by Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities
ST. PAUL — Morris City Manager Blaine Hill was recognized by the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities (CGMC) July 21 during the Coalition's...
July 26, 2016 - 5:45am
July 23, 2016
Bond refinancing results in significant savings for Stevens County
MORRIS — Stevens County will save approximately $740,000 in debt service payments as a result of refinancing the county's existing debt for the 2009 courthouse remodeling project. In June, the Stevens County Board of Commissioners voted to refinance a current lease bond into...
July 23, 2016 - 5:30am
July 21, 2016
Australian students visit Morris area to study green energy efforts
MORRIS — In mid-July, the Stevens County area played host to a group of 14 Australian students and their professor as part of a study abroad...
July 21, 2016 - 5:20pm