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School board looking for community feedback on superintendent search
Morris Area schools tax levy to decrease in 2015
Update: Assistant Stevens County attorney killed in crash following high-speed chase
Hancock school board addresses the MSHSL policy on transgender athletes
Four Tigers place at Big Bear
Tigers take third at Milbank Invite
Tigers improve at home triangular
Morris edged by Melrose
Melrose tops Tigers
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Colleen Landkamer: Getting covered is good for rural Minnesota families
Letter: Shutting down chimes is bowing to the minority
Samuel Louis Ver Steeg
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Open Houses 121314
Stevens County farmland value increases slowing
September 23, 2009
Dittbenner sworn into MPD
New Morris Police Officer Jared Dittbenner took his oath of duty from Morris Mayor Sheldon Giese during Tuesday's City Council meeting. The council approved hiring Dittbenner as an officer in August. He is the son of Theresa and Jim Dittbenner, of Morris. John Amundson, chair of...
September 23, 2009 - 12:48pm
UPDATE: Morris woman's body found
A Morris woman was found dead on the 600 block of East 8th Street in Morris on Monday afternoon. Laurie Ann Heintzelman, 46, hadn't been heard from or seen since leaving the Old #1 Bar and Grill between 10 p.m. and 11 p.m. on Saturday, Feb.
February 23, 2009 - 8:57am
February 18, 2009
Alexandria police investigate accidental shooting
Alexandria police officers are investigating an apparent accidental shooting that happened early Saturday morning. The police department received a 911 call just before 1 a.m. The caller reported that a man had accidentally shot himself in the left ankle area with a 38-caliber, semi-automatic...
February 18, 2009 - 12:00am
October 16, 2008
Dodging the System
After the first game of dodgeball between members of the Detroit Lakes Police Department versus high school intramural students, attitudes had changed a bit. Before the game, the police department men may have been talking a little too big about schooling the smaller students in...
October 16, 2008 - 12:00am
October 8, 2008
Taking a potentially deadly look around
By Jeremy Jost For the Sun Tribune Law enforcement officers from four different agencies surrounded the building, with their lights glaring, they used their squad cars to block the exits. The cold of a November night was accompanied by dramatic suspense, with both hanging in the...
October 8, 2008 - 12:00am
June 21, 2008
Wiese, Lie leave indelible marks on community
Two prominent Morris residents passed away this week. Curt Wiese, who served as Chief of Police for the Morris and Hancock police departments, died June 18 at his home in Morris. He was 63. And Leif Lie, for years a fixture as Agriculture Agent in Stevens County and wrestling coach...
June 21, 2008 - 12:00am
May 17, 2008
Chiefs' drill to aid community response to child abduction
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune The community might be better prepared to confront a parent's worst nightmare following a May 20 drill prepared by regional police chiefs. The Region IV Chiefs of Police are coordinating the drill, which will simulate the abduction of a child and a community's...
May 17, 2008 - 12:00am
March 29, 2008
Chief: Police work on stabbing on-going
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune The investigation into a stabbing in Morris two weeks ago is continuing, and the Morris Chief of Police said arrests won't be made until all information has been dug up. "We're still finding people to talk to, so we're going to do that," chief Jim Beauregard...
March 29, 2008 - 12:00am