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Morris Sun Tribune
City looks for bids to complete planned road maintenance program
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
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
July 6, 2016
FSA County Committee nominations open
MORRIS — The nomination period for local FSA county committees began on Wednesday, June 15 and will remain open through Aug. 1. "County committees are unique to FSA and allow producers to have a voice on federal farm program implementation at the local level," said Stevens...
July 6, 2016 - 9:38am
July 2, 2016
Voters get first opportunity for mail balloting with August primary
MORRIS — Voters in the 15 Stevens County precincts that have decided to adopt voting by mail for the 2016 election cycle will get their...
July 2, 2016 - 5:10am
July 1, 2016
Train derailment exercise tests local emergency capabilities
MORRIS — More than 450 participants from an array of regional city and county organizations, as well as several state agencies, were part...
July 1, 2016 - 3:13pm
Stevens County Historical Museum dedicates baby grand piano with musical evening
MORRIS — On Tuesday, June 28 the Stevens County Historical Society celebrated the donation of a 1920s baby grand piano built by the M....
July 1, 2016 - 1:14pm
June 26, 2016
Mock train derailment emergency exercise June 29 in Morris
MORRIS — Elected officials, emergency responders, and local residents will be participating in an emergency response exercise on Wednesday, June 29 in Morris. Residents can expect increased activity throughout the city of Morris from about 10 a.m. through 8 p.m. while the exercise...
June 26, 2016 - 5:05am
June 24, 2016
Commissioners split on vote to increase number of full time deputies
MORRIS — On Tuesday, the Stevens County Board of Commissioners voted 3-2 in favor of promoting a current part-time deputy in the Stevens County Sheriff's Office to a full-time member of the staff. Chief Deputy Tom Loew made the request to the board on behalf of the sheriff's...
June 24, 2016 - 3:56pm
June 15, 2016
RUSC Kinship announces patio project at Pomme de Terre Park
MORRIS — RUSC Kinship is looking for a concrete way to build connections between young people and the residents of Stevens County through...
June 15, 2016 - 10:39am
June 14, 2016
Volunteers welcomed for prairie restoration project June 18
MORRIS – Community members are invited to join the staff of the Morris Wetland Management District and the Friends of the Morris Wetland Management District on Saturday, June 18 from 8 to 11 a.m. to help restore a native prairie. The restoration project is dedicated to the late...
June 14, 2016 - 5:10am
June 13, 2016
Ninth annual Horizontal Grandeur Juried Fine Arts Exhibition opens June 16
MORRIS – The ninth annual Horizontal Grandeur exhibit at the Stevens County Historical Museum promises to be one of their best yet. Twenty-seven...
June 13, 2016 - 4:17pm
June 11, 2016
Voluntary compliance, local control goals of new buffer initiative
MORRIS — Voluntary compliance and local control are two important factors for implementing Minnesota's new buffer law for public waters and public ditches, state employees emphasized during a meeting at the Stevens County Courthouse on Wednesday, June 1. Stevens County hosted...
June 11, 2016 - 5:24am
June 8, 2016
Stevens County votes to reduce speed on section of CSAH 1
MORRIS — After local residents expressed concerns about bike lane safety on County State Aid Highway 1 north of Hancock, the Stevens County Board of Commissioners voted to reduce the speed limit along a stretch of the highway. The speed limit on CSAH 1 between Highway 9 and...
June 8, 2016 - 4:46pm
June 2, 2016
Memorial Day speaker recalls humanitarian work of military overseas
MORRIS — Earl Cline, commander of the Morris American Legion, put out a call for citizens to recognize the humanitarian work of United...
June 2, 2016 - 11:17am
June 1, 2016
Sitting state and county officials face challengers in November election
MORRIS — Local voters will have many choices to make this November, with contested races for the Minnesota House, Senate and all three open seats on the Stevens County Board of Commissioners. The filing period for federal, state and county offices officially closed on Tuesday,...
June 1, 2016 - 11:55am
May 26, 2016
Local Legion commander keynote at Memorial Day program on Monday
MORRIS - American Legion Post Commander Earl Cline will be the keynote speaker at this year's Memorial Day Program on Monday, May 30 in Morris....
May 26, 2016 - 9:44am
May 23, 2016
Stevens County to host open house on buffer strip maps
MORRIS — Stevens County will be hosting an open house on Wednesday, June 1 for citizens to review preliminary buffer maps produced by the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources. At the open house there will be printed maps for constituents to review and persons on hand to...
May 23, 2016 - 5:14am