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Donnelly News: 07302016
Community Calendar: July 30, 2016
UMM Preview: July 30 to Aug. 6, 2016
Business Briefs: July 30, 2016
City looks for bids to complete planned road maintenance program
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
Letter: Backer’s been there and tried that
Letter: Putting the republic on notice
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
Open Houses: July 30, 2016
CotahRose James O'Brien
Grayson Scott Luthi
Jackson Dean Ver Steeg
Billy James Blaisdell
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
July 18, 2016
How has the past affected today's outdoors heritage?
BRAINERD — In this week's episode of Northland Outdoors TV, we travel to the western Minnesota "lake that speaks" to learn about a focused...
July 18, 2016 - 9:38am
Planning begins on epic Minnesota touring trail
The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources has entered into a partnership that will significantly expand adventure touring opportunities for...
July 18, 2016 - 8:40am
June 28, 2016
New Minnesota license plate option up for vote
ST. PAUL — A new license plate option will be available to Minnesota drivers in October, and it's up to the public to pick its design....
June 28, 2016 - 9:21am
June 21, 2016
Two record reel-ins logged in state's expanded catch-and-release program
Two anglers had a big day recently when they reeled in, measured, photographed and released huge fish – one caught a lake sturgeon, the other...
June 21, 2016 - 10:22am
October 10, 2015
Sen. Amy Klobuchar: Defending Minnesota's outdoor heritage
For Minnesotans, hunting, fishing, and exploring the outdoors aren't just hobbies — they are a way of life engrained in our state's heritage and culture. And with the pheasant opener just around the corner, Minnesotans are preparing to take part in a tradition that has long...
October 10, 2015 - 5:31am
October 6, 2015
2015 Hunting and Fishing Guide: Morris man dedicates 30 years to Pheasants Forever
October 6, 2015 - 5:05pm
February 20, 2015
County considers program to encourage buffer strips on local rivers, lakes
MORRIS — To stay ahead of potential state mandates, Stevens County will be applying for grant funding to do an inventory of buffer strips along protected waters and put together a plan to encourage landowners to add buffer strips in the county. Matt Solemsaas, district administrator...
February 20, 2015 - 3:54pm
February 11, 2015
Join Prairie Lakes Audubon Chapter for annual “Great Backyard Bird Count”
MORRIS – This year’s Great Backyard Bird Count, organized by the National Audubon Society, Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology and Bird Canada,...
February 11, 2015 - 10:21am
Local volunteers in Morris invited to Audubon Christmas Bird Count
MORRIS – Between Dec. 14, 2014 and Jan. 5, 2015, hawk-eyed volunteers across the country will brave various weather conditions to count birds during the annual Audubon Christmas Bird Count (CBC). On Dec. 17, birders and nature enthusiasts in Morris will take part in this tradition,...
December 11, 2014 - 5:11am
December 8, 2014
Trailblazers help kick off snowmobile season in Minnesota
By the time Minnesota’s snowmobile trails officially opened this week, members of the West Central Trailblazers had already put in countless...
December 8, 2014 - 1:52pm
November 24, 2014
University of Minnesota Extension: Winter bird feeding basics
This week’s snowfall had us scrambling to complete our late fall tasks. Collecting and storing garden tools and pots, putting away all our...
November 24, 2014 - 1:11pm
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...
November 20, 2014 - 5:52pm
County approves DNR land purchase in Framnas Township
MORRIS – Despite lingering dissatisfaction with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, the Stevens County Board of Commissioners voted 4 to 1 to approve the purchase of about 133 acres of land in Framnas Township adjacent to the Benson Wildlife Management Area. Commissioner...
November 20, 2014 - 5:52pm
November 15, 2014
Dan Ehleringer: Calling for all snowmobile enthusiasts
The snow is already here and members of the West Central Trailblazer Snowmobile Club are working to get the local trails and equipment ready for the Dec. 1, 2014 opening. The West Central Trailblazers maintain and groom 273 miles of trails in Stevens, Pope, Douglas, Grant, and...
November 15, 2014 - 5:31am
October 4, 2014
Wet seasons are "new normal" for PDT Golf Club
MORRIS – For three of the last four years, heavy rain and flooding have caused problems at the Pomme de Terre Golf Club. This fall, staff...
October 4, 2014 - 5:29am