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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
Local FFA leaders attend summer conferences
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
March 11, 2016
McArdell sentenced to one year in jail for dumping 18-year-old's body
ALEXANDRIA — A 21-year-old Starbuck man was sentenced to one year in jail for interfering with the body of Laura Schwendemann, who was...
March 11, 2016 - 12:08pm
February 27, 2016
Grief turns to inspiration for local woman to raise funds for Stork Bus
MORRIS – In 2004, Kay and Damon Curfman were excited to learn they were pregnant with their first child, a girl they planned to name Alexandra....
February 27, 2016 - 6:19am
February 6, 2016
Former Morris resident launches fundraiser for handicap accessible van
SARTELL — As new parents, Dayna and Aaron Harren of Sartell have been facing many of the challenges that come with having your first baby....
February 6, 2016 - 5:29am
January 28, 2016
Jason Breuer named president/CEO of Stevens Community Medical Center
MORRIS — Jason Breuer, vice president of operations at Stevens Community Medical Center, was named president/CEO by the SCMC Board of Directors...
January 28, 2016 - 5:12am
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.
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.
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...
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...
July 31, 2015 - 2:48pm