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Brent Furhrman Morris Area School Board Candidate, 2-year term
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Carrots are not just in gardens anymore
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Morris/C-A shuts out Montevideo in regular season finale
UM-Morris extends streak to four
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Thomas J. Hesse
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Farmers to head to harvest
Features from the Farm: Fly control for grazing and organic dairies
U.S. House Agriculture Committee chairman visits Minnesota
NRCS funding available to develop monarch butterfly habitats
July rains provide moisture boost for area crops
July 11, 2009
UPDATE SUNDAY evening: Prairie Pioneer Days 2009 was picture perfect
The Marv Meyer Walk-Run at the Regional Fitness Center got the 25th annual Prairie Pioneer Days off on the right foot Saturday morning. Chokio...
July 11, 2009 - 9:59am
July 10, 2009
Prairie Pioneer Days off to a 'browsing' start
It was a subdued beginning to a Prairie Pioneer Days weekend that includes a day-long rock music festival, fireworks and the Grand Parade, but...
July 10, 2009 - 5:03pm
July 9, 2009
PPD medallion hunt over
Travis and Jason Rinkenberger (see photo) of Morris were the winners of the Prairie Pioneer Days Medallion Hunt sponsored by Willie's SuperValu. Travis...
July 9, 2009 - 2:14pm
July 7, 2009
Prairie Pioneer Days celebrates 25th anniversary this weekend
Prairie Pioneer Days celebrates its 25th anniversary this weekend with a slate of events that, as always, appeals to all ages and interests. All...
July 7, 2009 - 5:28pm
Milton A. Gumm
Milton A. Gumm, age 79, a resident of Parkers Prairie, formerly of Henning and Morris, died Tuesday, May 5, 2009, at Douglas County Hospital...
May 7, 2009 - 3:35pm
March 14, 2009
Three-hour sales pitch leads to public warning
A three-hour-long sales pitch by door-to-door salesmen led the Todd County Sheriff's Office to warn residents about over-aggressive salespeople. The TCSO said there was a recent incident in rural Long Prairie where two salespeople attempted to sell a product to an elderly couple...
March 14, 2009 - 2:12pm
February 23, 2009
Anxiety levels running high in Appleton
APPLETON -- Anxiety levels are running high in Appleton, where workers at the Prairie Correctional Facility are fearful that a proposal to transfer...
February 23, 2009 - 1:01am
February 9, 2009
Child dies in Long Prairie farm house fire
LONG PRAIRIE - A child is dead after a house fire near Long Prairie. Todd County sheriff's authorities say the fire was reported early Sunday east of Long Prairie. The child was inside the two-story farmhouse. An adult family member who had been in the home was treated for smoke...
February 9, 2009 - 12:00am
December 19, 2008
Four win PRCA drawing contest top honors
Four students took top honors in the Prairie Renaissance Cultural Alliances' first-annual winter drawing contest. The contest, themed "What...
December 19, 2008 - 12:00am
September 10, 2008
Strand's 'Poetic Functionalism' closes Saturday at PRCA
Ray Strand's exhibit, "Poetic Functionalism," at the Prairie Renaissance Cultural Alliance will be featured during a closing reception on Saturday, Sept. 13, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Strand (above with some of his works) made art furniture that is a blend of function and sculpture. Each...
September 10, 2008 - 12:00am
August 28, 2008
Funeral services for Amanda Schmidt will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 30, 2008 at Emmanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church in Long Prairie. Amanda Schmidt, age 103, died Tuesday at the Long Prairie Memorial Nursing Home. Rev. Gerold Goetz will officiate and burial will be in Immanuel...
August 28, 2008 - 12:00am
August 27, 2008
Conroy finds a home as new PRCA executive director
By Marshall Hoffman For the Sun Tribune After serving as interim director for the past year, the Board of Directors of the Prairie Renaissance Cultural Alliance recently named Julia Conroy as its executive director. Conroy said she was "just happy to be here" as head of the...
August 27, 2008 - 12:00am
August 20, 2008
Public invited to 'garden party' honoring Prairie Yard and Garden host Sue Gooch
For the past two decades, the University of Minnesota, Morris has produced Prairie Yard and Garden, a horticulture television series on Pioneer Public Television. For 15 of those years, Sue Gooch has been the host and content developer. Last year was her last season as host, and...
August 20, 2008 - 12:00am
July 12, 2008
PPD medallion found
Vicky Dosdall, of Morris, solved the Prairie Pioneer Day Medallion Hunt, locating the medallion in a tree at Kjenstad Park on Friday morning. Dosdall said she didn't search for the medallion on Thursday, but when she heard the clue, "When you get in the way they honk at you," the...
July 12, 2008 - 12:00am
July 9, 2008
Complementing PPD's tried and true
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune There will be even more to sink your teeth into during the 2008 Prairie Pioneer Days celebration in Morris this weekend. In addition to the numerous events and entertainment options, this year's Prairie Pioneer Days will feature its first-annual Pasta...
July 9, 2008 - 12:00am