Skip to main content
Morris Sun Tribune
Tickets available to see Bill Nye the Science Guy
Sales of the Week 091314
Become an Extension Master Gardener in Stevens County
Sidewalk work progresses in Hancock
Hancock High School Homecoming Royal Court
UMM alumni achieves milestone career win
Tigers snap two match losing streak
Cougars win Northwestern Invite, men finish third
Auch, Mavencamp named UMAC Player of the Week
Tigers explode for eight TDs in first win
Marvin Earl Andersen
Gladys D. (Woodke) Brown
June J. Anderson
Talking it over: The road less traveled
Michael Haynes: Property tax abatement is not new for Stevens County
Letter: Thank you for not drinking and driving, Stevens County
Letter: Legislators should know what they are voting for
Letter: For my beloved mother, Mildred Sauder
LeRoy Arthur Henriksen
William James Messner
Paula Areli Brom Huescas
Area Student Accomplishments 091314
Open Houses 091314
Farm Bill Allows Early Termination for Certain CRP Contracts
Features from the Farm 082314
June 14, 2011
Area Weather: Chance for storms continues through weekend
This week marks the anniversary of the tornado outbreak that killed three people around the state on June 17, 2010. Tornadoes that day touched down in Mentor, in northwest Minnesota. In addition, a tornado hit the Albert Lea area, leaving a great deal of destruction. The most devastating...
June 14, 2011 - 4:47pm
July 28, 2009
Area Weather: No 'dog days' for area on horizon this week
Cooler than normal temperatures are projected for the rest of the week as we head into the first of August and the "dog days of summer." Typically, the "dog days of summer" are marked by hot days and stagnant conditions. As we head into August, however, we will be cooler than average...
July 28, 2009 - 6:57pm
June 26, 2009
Area Weather: 4th of July is almost here and showers may be too
The summer is certainly flying on by. The 4th of July is just around the corner. With July almost here, farmers are keeping a close eye on their crops. As the saying goes: "corn should be knee high by the 4th of July." From the reports that I have heard from area farmers things...
June 26, 2009 - 5:51pm
June 23, 2009
Area Weather: Hot weather to linger
I hope all the dads had a good weekend. Saturday was a picture perfect day with lots of sunshine and highs in the 80s for the final day of spring. Some heavy rain fell across the region on Sunday for the first day of summer. Morris areas received .51" of rain on Sunday. Alexandria...
June 23, 2009 - 4:57pm
June 19, 2009
Area Weather: Storms roll through with little damage reported
Strong storms moved through the area on Thursday afternoon and evening. Golf ball/baseball size hail was reported in the Fergus Falls area. In addition, two funnel clouds were spotted in the Alexandria area. They dropped down and went right up. No injuries or damage were reported,...
June 19, 2009 - 4:50pm
June 16, 2009
Area Weather: Cold, dry pattern beginning to break, thankfully
What a great weekend we had this past weekend! We finally had a taste of summer. Saturday, we warmed-up into the upper 70s and lower 80s across most of the area. A few isolated showers popped-up in the afternoon heat. Alexandria received only .02" of rain, Morris reported no rain...
June 16, 2009 - 5:39pm
June 12, 2009
Area Weather: Average temps well off the norm
The warm-up has finally begun! It has been one chilly spring so far. We have been averaging daytime highs the past week or two of about 10 to 20 degrees below average! Remember that summer doesn't officially begin until June 21, but we normally have highs in the mid to upper 70s...
June 12, 2009 - 5:37pm
June 5, 2009
Area Weather: May 2009 rivals Dust Bowl days for dry conditions
It was an extremely dry May across the state. Minneapolis had the third driest May on record with just .46" of an inch of rain. Only the Dust Bowl era year of 1934 and the year 1900 has had less rain during the month of May. Alexandria received only .25" during the month of May....
June 5, 2009 - 4:13pm
June 2, 2009
Wow, June has arrived! That means many things for us. However, from a meteorological standpoint, summer is "officially" here. Meteorologically, summer arrived June 1 and runs through August 31. If you look at your calendar the summer solstice takes place June 21 this year at 12:35...
June 2, 2009 - 6:02pm