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Ag groups urge Trump to stick with NAFTA
Man who nearly died in Alexandria medical helicopter crash in dispute with employer
Minnesota-based beef-supplying giant Cargill to exit U.S. cattle-feeding business
At least it won't be this bad
Starbuck man injured in April 22 crash, sheriff's office says
Northwest Minnesota school in danger of losing fall, winter sports
More bests for Hancock track
Hancock splits conference games
Morris/C-A girls open golf season next week
Peterson agrees to terms with Saints, who open at Minnesota
James Francis Grossman
Stirling "Tommy" Tomlin
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Commentary: University system needs local support on legislative issues
Letter to the editor: Be a true American
Letter to the editor: In denial on Trump
Letter to the editor: Plan needs to preserve trees
Hancock Record Open House
Hancock Open Houses
Weather dictating pace of spring field work
Growing for the future
2017 Farm Progress Issue
National FFA Week 2017
2016 Stevens SWCD Annual Report
April 16, 2010
Local Commentary: No euphoria over health care bill
By Diane von Ende I am sorry to burst Elizabeth Hinds' euphoric heath care bubble ("End fibs about health care," April 3 Sun Tribune), but I wonder if she realizes that the so-called benefits from this heath care bill will not kick in until 2014, even though we will begin to pay...
April 16, 2010 - 5:06pm
January 1, 2010
Local Commentary: State of the RFC
By Wayne Morford In an effort to be open and upfront with our members, I want to share with you information on how the Regional Fitness Center is doing and where it needs to be for the long term benefit of the Morris community. Since 2007 there has been a gradual decrease in...
January 1, 2010 - 4:55pm
December 25, 2009
Local Commentary -- Feeding a growing world trumps dubious efforts to alter climate
By Harvey Koehl I am writing this in regards to the article in the Morris Sun Tribune by Dr. Pete Wychoff, Associate Professor of Biology at the University of Minnesota, Morris ("Thoughts on 'Climate-gate': Mitigate our impact," Dec. 12). While I am not a professor, I guess you...
December 25, 2009 - 5:35pm
December 11, 2009
Local Commentary: Thoughts on 'Climate-gate': Mitigate our impact
By Pete Wyckoff Is the planet cooling? "I've just completed Mike's Nature trick...to hide the decline," writes climate scientist Phil Jones in a stolen 1999 e-mail which has caused a frenzy. FoxNews.com tells us that we finally have a 'smoking gun'--proof that scientists are manufacturing...
December 11, 2009 - 4:33pm
December 4, 2009
Local Commentary -- Closing of Prairie Correctional Facility may be temporary
By Andrew Falk I was disappointed to learn today that the Prairie Correctional Facility in Appleton will be closing on February 2, 2010. Even though, according to Corrections Corp of American (CCA), this may be only a temporary closure, it is troubling not only for the workers and...
December 4, 2009 - 7:15pm
December 3, 2009
Hancock Local News 12-03-09
Call Loraye Backer at 39Call Loraye Backer at 392-1492 with any news items you wish to share. You can also e-mail your news to firstname.lastname@example.org Now that Thanksgiving is over and everyone has their fill of turkey and pumpkin pie, here is a new twist for when the weather gets...
December 3, 2009 - 1:32pm
October 16, 2009
Local Commentary -- For childrens' sake always be mindful of school bus safety
By Deann Recker School Bus Safety Week is Oct. 19-23, and Morris Area schools would like to inform school district residents about our pupil transportation program. Safety for our children is always our No. 1 concern. Unfortunately, one of the greatest hazards to our students comes...
October 16, 2009 - 5:14pm
September 24, 2009
Hancock Local News
Call Loraye Backer at 392-1492 with any news items you wish to share. You can also e-mail your news to email@example.com. Hello again, Waste not, want not. Our parents and grandparents lived and survived by this rule. Last week the Swenson farm in Chippewa County held it's...
September 24, 2009 - 2:13pm
September 1, 2009
Commentary -- Health reform can't fail
By Niel Ritchie Opponents of health-care reform have stepped up their threats in recent days, alleging that congressional plans mandate such things as death panels, forced abortion and rationed care. These charges are so over-the-top and have been so soundly debunked that it's beyond...
September 1, 2009 - 6:20pm
Local Commentary -- Don't buy company line on dairy
By Randy O. Olson The current dairy price crisis is a man-made event. Don't kid yourself into believing some of the hype corporate-America lovers are trying to sell you. Does it make sense for large dairy companies to undercut U.S.
September 1, 2009 - 6:19pm
July 24, 2009
Commentary -- Let's shoot for moon in Minnesota higher ed
By Dane Smith I remember the Sputnik scare, watching the October night sky in 1957 with my dad, looking for the slowly moving dot of light that proved the Russian communists had beat us into space. The frantic realization that our nation and states had to get smarter touched me in...
July 24, 2009 - 11:59pm
May 28, 2009
Becker County Courthouse tours and open house Saturday
It's finished! After nearly two full years of construction work, and many more of poring over space needs studies, construction designs and building...
May 28, 2009 - 8:34am
Morris Lions Club celebrates 70th anniversary
The Morris Lions celebrated its 70th anniversary on May 18, and several members received awards. International Director Debra Wasserman brought...
May 28, 2009 - 5:52am
April 22, 2009
Another Sebeka city official charged in metal theft
A Sebeka city maintenance worker was charged in Wadena County District Court April 9 with aiding and abetting the theft of scrap metal. Authorities...
April 22, 2009 - 4:17am
April 21, 2009
Burglary in Glenwood triggers three arrests
Three suspects were arrested in connection with a burglary in Glenwood early Thursday morning. At 4:11 a.m., Glenwood police officers responded to a silent security alarm at Waska Wash Laundromat, 14 6th Avenue NW, Glenwood. One of the officers spotted a man fleeing from the scene. Police...
April 21, 2009 - 9:09am