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City looks for bids to complete planned road maintenance program
Cover crop challenges, benefits highlighted at Soils Lab Field Day
City approves water treatment plant contract, if state funding comes through
Highway 59, Highway 28 intersection closes Aug. 1
Higher minimum wage, new laws begin August 1 in Minnesota
Freeman's four hits, five RBIs fuel Braves' 9-7 win
Errors costly in postseason opener for Morris VFW
Fighting injuries, Vikings OL Loadholt plans to retire
10 possibilities for Twins' GM job
Orphans finish season with a 7-11 record
Fern Haley Rasmussen
Marion I. DeWall
Bennett "Buck" Columbus Schaffer
Steve Lang: Traversing inner space with sale-ing adventures
Katie Erdman: Celebrations are fun, but also a lot of work
Letter: Watch what Jay does, not what he says
Letter: McNamar will help landowners with ditch issues
Talking it over: Follow the chain
CotahRose James O'Brien
Grayson Scott Luthi
Jackson Dean Ver Steeg
Billy James Blaisdell
Open Houses: July 23, 2016
NRCS funding available to develop monarch butterfly habitats
July rains provide moisture boost for area crops
FSA County Committee nominations open
Three Stevens County farms recognized as 2016 Century Farms
Weekend frost nips some farm fields, time will tell if damage warrants replanting
December 22, 2012
Stevens Forward: Addressing the economics of being carbon neutral
Stevens Forward is a local volunteer civic organization with a mission to create a brighter future for all residents of the Stevens County community. Stevens Forward consists of local citizens interested in learning about and discussing the economic, cultural, social and educational...
December 22, 2012 - 5:00am
December 15, 2012
Letters to the Editor: December 15, 2012
Proposals could threaten child care in area Thank you to the people that attended the Nov. 19 Informational meeting regarding the Infant Mortality Report and Proposed Recommendations. Also thank you to the County Commissioners for your attendance. If the proposed recommendations...
December 15, 2012 - 5:00am
December 8, 2012
Letters to the Editor: December 8, 2012
The Taxpayers Protection Alliance fails on every level Drew Johnson's opinion piece on behalf of the "Taxpayers Protection Alliance" (TPA) in last week's paper ("'All of the Above' Fails on Every Level," Morris Sun Tribune, Dec. 1, 2012) was equal parts misinformation and dishonest...
December 8, 2012 - 5:00am
December 1, 2012
"All of the above" fails on every level
President Barack Obama spent much of the campaign touting his "all of the above" energy strategy -- a proposal which, to hear him explain it, will reduce America's reliance on foreign oil, save families and businesses money at the pump and position the United States as the global...
December 1, 2012 - 6:13am
November 24, 2012
Letters to the Editor: November 24, 2012
Supporting school lunch The school lunch program has recently entered into a new political arena with federal nutrition standards to ensure that meals are healthy and well balanced. This includes caloric limits, portion sizes and fruit and vegetable offerings. Last week, Morris...
November 24, 2012 - 5:00am
November 17, 2012
Letters to the Editor: November 17, 2012
One vote can make a difference Isn't democracy wonderful. If the candidate you voted for does not do what he/she promised, or if he/she does something you don't like, you can always say: "Well, my one vote did not elect him/her, it was somebody else's vote." (Although, sometimes...
November 17, 2012 - 5:00am
November 10, 2012
Letters to the Editor: November 10, 2012
Let's move forward on community issues I would like to address the recent feedback received for the article included in the Morris Human Rights Commission column of the Morris Sun Tribune on Oct. 27, 2012. The original plan for the column by the MHRC was to have 15 articles in honor...
November 10, 2012 - 5:00am
November 3, 2012
Letters to the Editor: November 3, 2012
Small arms treaty is global gun control scheme Ron Jacobson in last week's paper said the Obama Administration has done nothing to curtail his Second Amendment rights. Maybe true, but as he told the president of Russia, "I will have more leeway after the election." Recently his...
November 3, 2012 - 5:00am
Local commentary: Marriage amendment represents complex, human issues
MORRIS - Over the past several weeks there have been many letters to the editor regarding the vote on Minnesota's marriage amendment, some in favor of it and others against it. While I do hope the marriage amendment gets defeated, I haven't always cared one way or the other about...
November 3, 2012 - 5:00am
October 27, 2012
Letters to the Editor: October 27, 2012
Westrom worked to protect life As our State Representative, Torrey Westrom has fought hard to preserve the sanctity of human life. While chair of the House Civil Law Committee, Torrey helped pass bills that would have reduced the number of abortions in our state. One of those would...
October 27, 2012 - 3:51pm
Forum Communications Endorsements
Vote no on Minnesota marriage, voter ID amendments; wrong way to legislate Constitutions are all about the structuring of government; they offer overall guiding principles and framework to help make sure our rulers don't trample on our personal rights and liberties. They're big-picture...
October 27, 2012 - 5:00am
October 20, 2012
Letters to the Editor: October 20, 2012
Westrom supports education policies for rural students As the former Superintendent of Alexandria's Public Schools, I have monitored Torrey Westrom's support of education. Over the past two years Torrey supported education policies that help students, especially those in rural schools....
October 20, 2012 - 5:00am
October 13, 2012
Letters to the Editor: October 13, 2012
Christians support a reasonable definition of marriage Pastor Main would have you believe that "Redefining marriage is an abuse of the estate of marriage that God has given mankind." But good Christians have always supported reasonable redefinitions of marriage. For instance, before...
October 13, 2012 - 5:00am
October 6, 2012
Local commentary: Redefining marriage an abuse of the estate of marriage
As the November elections approach, voters across the state are being bombarded by campaign ads urging you to vote for this or that person for a particular office. You are also being called upon to vote on an amendment that the state is considering - and that is what I would have...
October 6, 2012 - 5:00am
Letters to the Editor: October 6, 2012
Marriage amendment is not a theological question The question before Minnesota voters of a constitutional amendment to forbid gays to marry is not a theological one. Heaven only knows that Lutheran communities have argued that one enough lately. The question is whether we want to...
October 6, 2012 - 5:00am