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Grant County Sheriff looking for missing Herman girl
Tollefson, MN Grown visits Morris Area
St. Mary's Christmas program
Local groups awarded Working Class Hero Award from WCMCA
County Board approves 4.1 percent tax increase for 2015
Tigers 1-1 to start the week
Tigers go above .500 in the WCC
Storm slips up in OT
Tiger gymnasts vault over two school records
Five Cougars honored by NSCAA
Lu Nelsen: Local solutions keep rural America connected
Review: Winter Survival Kit could save lives if used while stranded
Capitol Chatter: Rural lawmakers dominate going into session
Letter: Preventing electrical fires during the holidays
Letter: Cemetery chimes will be quieted in the future
Leah Donna Hopkins
Open Houses 121314
Area Student Accomplishments 121314
Hadley Harper Wartner
Stevens County farmland value increases slowing
November 26, 2014
Arnold and Sharon Koehl of Hancock along with Tim and Dawn Schaefer of West Fargo, N.D. are pleased to announce the engagement of their children Illissa Koehl and Blake Schaefer. Illissa is a 2011 graduate of Hancock High School and a 2012 graduate of Minnesota West in Luverne...
celebrations / engagements
November 26, 2014 - 3:25pm
Rein-ing in the holidays
MORRIS, Minn. - The Morris Area Chamber of Commerce invites you to visit with Santa and some of his reindeer on Friday, Nov. 28 from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Sleigh rides will be available, beginning in the parking lot behind City Center Drug. There will be treats from Santa and...
news / local
November 26, 2014 - 3:24pm
Tina Larson and Cody Bauleke were united in marriage in an outdoor wedding on Saturday, Aug. 2, 2014 at West Pomme Lodge near Morris with Pastor Mark Tiefel officiating. Parents of the couple are Dan and Karla Larson of Cyrus, and Pat and Deb Bauleke of Waseca. Maid of honor...
November 26, 2014 - 10:07am
Local volunteer attends American Cancer Society conference
MORRIS - In order to further the fight against cancer in Morris and nationally, Jenny Zeltwanger attended the American Cancer Society’s Regional Relay For Life Leadership Conference held in Detroit Lakes, Minn. The conference provided a motivating training for key event leadership...
November 26, 2014 - 10:06am
November 21, 2014
Area Student Accomplishment 112214
Scholarships, Dean’s List, Enrollment, Awards, Graduations On Thursday, Nov. 13, Travis Rinkenberger of Morris was inducted into the University of North Dakota chapter of Psi Chi, an international honor society formed to encourage, stimulate, and maintain excellence in scholarship...
celebrations / accomplishments
November 21, 2014 - 4:10pm
Open Houses 112214
There will be an open house baby shower for Abigail Kontz on Saturday, Dec. 6 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Morris Evangelical Free Church, 901 Scotts Ave., Morris. Abigail is registered at Target. s48 You are invited to an open house to celebrate Mary Ellen Montonye's 90th...
celebrations / open house
November 21, 2014 - 4:09pm
Community Calendar 112214
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 22 MINNEWASKA SINGLES potluck dinner party and dice game at 6 p.m. At the American Legion in Glenwood, 186 Hwy. 55. For more information call (320) 283-5612. s47 SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 23 KONGSVINGER LUTHERAN CHURCH ANNUAL FALL Festival, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the...
news / local
November 21, 2014 - 4:08pm
Looking Back 112214
65 Years Ago Items from the Tribune of October 28, 1949 The annual campaign in Stevens County for funds for the Sister Kenny Foundation will start Nov. 1, it is announced by Mrs. Max Huntley, Hancock, and Mrs. Fred Moerke, Donnelly, co-chairmen. Stevens County's quota for the...
news / local
November 21, 2014 - 4:04pm
UMM Preview 112214
A preview of public events at the University of Minnesota, Morris and elsewhere. Dance Ensemble Recital The Fall 2014 Dance Ensemble Recital continues on Saturday, Nov. 22, at 1 p.m. and 7 p.m. in the Student Center’s Edson Auditorium. Tickets are available at the Office of...
news / education
November 21, 2014 - 3:59pm
St. Mary's Samplings 112214
A review of happenings and upcoming events at St. Mary’s School in Morris Kindergarten: In Kinder Class we worked with the letter I and the word go. We even practiced making ourselves invisible–some of us almost have it :)! We also took a math test and did quite well. Grade...
news / education
November 21, 2014 - 3:57pm
Applications sought for University of Minnesota Board of Regents
The Regent Candidate Advisory Council (RCAC) is currently accepting applications for four positions coming open on the University of Minnesota Board of Regents in 2015. The positions to be filled include one each from Minnesota’s first, fourth, sixth, and seventh congressional districts. The...
November 21, 2014 - 9:02am
November 20, 2014
Community prepares grant application for bike path project
MORRIS – On Tuesday, Paul Rentz of Morris asked the Stevens County Board of Commissioners to sponsor a grant application for state funding to extend existing bike paths in the Morris area from County Road 10 near Pomme de Terre Park out to Highway 9. The proposed paved path would...
news / government
November 20, 2014 - 5:52pm
November 19, 2014
Greased lightning: Morris Area to perform Grease Nov. 20 - 22
Escape the cold for some summer lovin’ at one of four performances of the Morris Area High School fall musical Grease next week. Made...
November 19, 2014 - 12:02pm
November 17, 2014
Meadow Star Dairy gets go-ahead for operation west of Willmar
PENNOCK, Minn. - Construction of an 8,800-animal-unit dairy operation will begin next spring west of Willmar. Meadow Star Dairy, which is owned by Riverview LLP based in Morris, was granted a conditional use permit earlier this month by St. Johns Township. St. Johns is the only...
November 17, 2014 - 5:31pm
November 15, 2014
Bello Cucina owner opens new pizza shop
MORRIS – The space next to Bello Cucina on main street in Morris has been the home to several businesses over the years. Last week, it was reopened as “Bello’s Pizza Shop.” “We wanted to offer and expand what we do,” said owner Jason Mueller. “Part of that, for...
November 15, 2014 - 5:50am