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Under the City Lights at Morris Area
DFL's “Building a Greater Minnesota” Tour stops in Cyrus April 16
Kathy Asmus joins Sun Tribune sales staff
Tiger Cub Beat 041214
St. Mary's Samplings 041214
Offense leads Cougars to sweep
Cougar track impresses at Lee Krough
Tigers capitalize on errors to win
Tigers find first W over LQPV
Tiger boys find success in rebuilding year
E. L. "Ted" Dosdall
American Life in Poetry: My Mother's Hats
Safe and Supportive Schools Act is good for kids
April is Child Abuse Awareness and Prevention Month
Bullying Bill bullies its way through the legislature
Down on the Farm: Goodbye - and Hello!
Harper Leiane Ressler
Open Houses 041214
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Levi Curtis Honzay
2014 Morris Sun Tribune Farm Progress Issue
Minnesota farm incomes drop dramatically in 2013
Ag Secretary announces increased opportunity for producers as part of new Farm Bill
Stevens Soil & Water Conservation District 2013 Annual Review
Managing snowmelt on farmsteads
Morris Area School District
Community welcome to Morris Area Strategic Planning meeting Oct. 22
Morris Area Schools invites community members, parents, students, and staff to participate in a Strategic Planning event on Oct. 22. The event, "Mapping the Future of the Morris Area Schools: Strategic Planning Year Two", begins at 6:30 pm in the Morris Area Elementary School Cafeteria....
October 16, 2009 - 4:56pm
July 21, 2009
Morris Area enrollment expected to climb
By Sue Dieter Sun Tribune The Morris Area High School class of 2022 has yet to walk into a classroom and is already making news. Superintendent Scott Monson informed the Morris Area School Board on Monday that the preliminary numbers show 13 more kindergarten students for the...
news / education
July 21, 2009 - 5:51pm
June 23, 2009
Music teacher layoff stands despite public appeal to board
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune The Morris Area School Board voted to maintain a half-position reduction in the district's music department. Supporters made a case for reinstituting the half-time position on Monday at the board's meeting in Morris City Council chambers. However, the...
June 23, 2009 - 4:49pm
June 22, 2009
School board appears ready to ask for levy renewal
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune Morris Area School District voters could be asked this fall or in 2010 to renew an operating levy that expires after the 2011-2012 school year. The district School Board discussed the issue at its meeting Monday at the Morris City Council chambers. The...
June 22, 2009 - 11:53pm
June 17, 2009
Real pain for local governments could come later
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune Hits to the budgets of local governments following Gov. Tim Pawlenty's cuts Tuesday won't be quite as painful as expected this year.
June 17, 2009 - 1:30pm
June 2, 2009
School district restores cut teaching positions
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune Three Morris Area teachers who had their positions cut two weeks ago will have them reinstated, and the district school board also approved a full-time elementary teaching position to handle projected increased enrollment. To erase a projected budget deficit,...
June 2, 2009 - 5:36pm
May 19, 2009
School board approves staff reductions, cuts
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune The Morris Area School Board voted to reduce three teaching positions and eliminate another two part-time spots to help erase a projected budget deficit. The board met for its regular May meeting at the Morris Senior Center on Monday.
May 19, 2009 - 4:02pm
May 12, 2009
UPDATE: School district approves budget cuts
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune To erase a projected budget deficit, the Morris Area School Board opted by a narrow margin for less deficit spending and almost $89,000 in budget reductions. The board entered its special meeting Tuesday with two options to take care of a deficit of almost...
May 12, 2009 - 10:01pm
Students get first-hand look at city government in action
By Sue Dieter Sun Tribune Morris Area high school students got a first-hand look at how city improvements are financed Tuesday morning. The Morris City Council held their regular meeting at the school for the benefit of Morris Area civics students. Much of their agenda was focused...
May 12, 2009 - 4:56pm
May 8, 2009
Roth named state's top school counselor
Morris Area School District Counselor Tammy Roth was selected as the Multilevel School Counselor of the Year at the Minnesota School Counselors...
May 8, 2009 - 5:13pm
May 5, 2009
Popular 'e-waste' recycling set for May 13
Can't get that upstairs sewing room organized or the basement "man cave" finished because your rooms are filled with old TVs, stereos and computers? Once again, the Morris Area School District Student Energy Leadership Team and Stevens County have your solution. For the second year,...
May 5, 2009 - 5:11pm
April 28, 2009
MAHS's 'The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940' plays this week
"The Musical Comedy Murders of 1940," the Morris Area High School's spring theatre production, will play for three days this week. Cast members include (front, left to right in the accompanying photo) Thomas McPhee, Thomas Roberts, Ray Finzel, Taylor Kramer, (back) Otto Kildegaard,...
April 28, 2009 - 6:48pm
Community Builder Extra kicks off
A new special section which takes a look at the people in our area who are helping move their communities forward in the 21st century is available in the Wednesday, April 29 edition of the Morris Sun Tribune. This first edition of Community Builder includes stories on the Patriot...
April 28, 2009 - 4:32pm
February 24, 2009
School boards honored during Recognition Week
In honor of School Board Recognition Week, Feb. 23-27, Morris Area Superintendent Scott Monson wrote the following article: School board members are often ordinary people who have an extraordinary dedication to our public schools. We sometimes forget the important role school board...
February 24, 2009 - 4:47pm
Carrington returns to Morris Area board
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune The Morris Area School Board seated recently retired board member Laura Carrington to fill an open seat on an interim basis. Board member Brent Fuhrman was reelected to a four-year term in November 2008 but took a leave of absence beginning last month...
February 24, 2009 - 12:29pm