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Outdoor classroom will be built at Morris Area Elementary
Area Student News: June 25, 2016
Community Calendar: June 25, 2016
Features from the Farm: Producing strawberries throughout the growing season
Looking Back: June 25, 2016
2016 Hengstler-Ranweiler Awards
Minnesota Twins roar back to claim 6-5 win over Phillies
UND unveils new Fighting Hawks logo
As NHL welcomes Las Vegas expansion, trade talks increase
Hancock falls to Gaylord and Owatonna
Betty G. Steinbring
Alberta Marie (Grote) Klingensmith
Harold B. Anderson
Margaret Joan Demorest "Jo"
Duane R. Touhey
Elizabeth Golombiecki: Thank you to those who get dairy products from the farm to your table
Katie Erdman: Fun on a dairy farm
Elizabeth Golombiecki: 'Dairy' good recipes to celebrate Dairy Month
Letter: We need new leadership in Washington
Letter: Backer, legislators get failing grade
Area Student News: June 18, 2016
Open Houses: June 18, 2016
2016 Farm Progress Issue
Three Stevens County farms recognized as 2016 Century Farms
Weekend frost nips some farm fields, time will tell if damage warrants replanting
Stevens SWCD 2015 Annual Review
USDA Sees Strong Demand for Conservation Reserve Program
December 14, 2015
Man charged with moving body of teen who disappeared
ALEXANDRIA — A man has been charged in connection with the death of a Minnesota college student who disappeared this fall, her body later found in a corn field, with court documents describing a night of drug use before the teen's death. A gross misdemeanor charge of interference...
December 14, 2015 - 4:14pm
Horse ranch owners, St. Cloud woman charged in girls' disappearance
HERMAN — Three more people have been charged in the disappearance of two Lakeville sisters who went missing in April 2013 amid a custody dispute in Dakota County and were found safe last month at a horse farm in western Minnesota. Charged Friday with two counts of deprivation...
December 14, 2015 - 11:30am
November 17, 2015
Two area hunters found dead over the weekend
MORRIS — Two area hunters were found dead over the weekend in two separate incidents. Danny Tucker, 63, of Kensington and Jon Kloos, 40, of rural Glenwood, were both reported missing last week. On Friday, Nov. 13 at about 12 p.m., officers with the Douglas County Sheriff's...
November 17, 2015 - 3:06pm
November 14, 2015
Brad Barth: West Central Initiative is your Swiss Army Knife for regional development
Have you ever worked on a project you can't complete because you don't have the right tool? In community and economic development, the same thing can happen. West Central Initiative (WCI) is a regional community foundation that works with west central Minnesota communities and...
November 14, 2015 - 5:47am
October 26, 2015
Abandoned prison in Appleton gets new legislative support
ST. PAUL — An abandoned western Minnesota prison became a viable option to house state prisoners Wednesday when two Democratic senators said that leasing space in it makes more sense than new construction. "I felt today there are legs under our proposal," Swift County Commissioner...
October 26, 2015 - 12:30pm
October 23, 2015
Friday Update: Authorities believe missing 18-year-old may still be in the area
ALEXANDRIA — Investigators believe that an 18-year-old woman who has been missing since Wednesday, Oct.
News / region
October 23, 2015 - 10:27am
October 17, 2015
Supporters gather in Alexandria to discuss investments in mental health
ALEXANDRIA — Nearly eighty people gathered at the Broadway Ballroom Event Center in Alexandria last Friday, Oct.
News / region
October 17, 2015 - 5:07am
August 11, 2015
Reports of asphalt paving scam in Stevens County area
MORRIS — The Stevens County Sheriff's Office has received received numerous reports of an asphalt paving scam in the area. These individuals claim to have extra asphalt left over from a job and will pave your driveway for cash only.
August 11, 2015 - 3:07pm
August 10, 2015
Stevens County 4-H poultry contest will look different after state bans bird shows
MORRIS — Visitors to the Stevens County Fair won't hear the flapping, clucking and squawking they've come to expect in the Poultry Barn at the fair.
August 10, 2015 - 5:06am
August 8, 2015
Demo Derby adds lawn mower class for Stevens County Fair
MORRIS — The 142nd annual Stevens County Fair kicks off this Wednesday, Aug. 12 for a long weekend of fun and activities at the Stevens...
News / region
August 8, 2015 - 5:03am
July 31, 2015
Farmers speak out against new water rules at meeting with legislators, DNR
ALEXANDRIA — Farmers aren't happy with the process of getting permits for irrigating their fields. More than 50 irrigators and well...
News / region
July 31, 2015 - 2:48pm
July 24, 2015
LTD Riders say farewell "Until We Meet Again"
MORRIS — Since 2005, the LTD Motorcycle Memorial Tour has wound through west central Minnesota each July, providing an opportunity for...
News / local
July 24, 2015 - 3:44pm
July 11, 2015
Greg Wagner: A regional perspective on the state of manufacturing
Manufacturing is a big deal. Manufacturing plays a huge role in the west central Minnesota economy, in greater Minnesota, and the state as a whole. While most of the rest of the state and nation have seen employment in manufacturing decline, this region has seen employment grow. In...
opinion / editorials
July 11, 2015 - 5:50am
July 10, 2015
Teen dies from infection contracted after swimming in Lake Minnewaska
July 10, 2015 - 4:13pm
July 7, 2015
Child in critical condition after contracting rare brain infection swimming in Lake Minnewaska
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — A child is critically ill after developing a rare and severe brain infection while swimming in a central Minnesota lake, according to the Minnesota Department of Health. The child, who the Health Department did not identify, was swimming at Lake Minnewaska...
July 7, 2015 - 10:21pm