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Donnelly Threshing Bee Royalty crowned
Donnelly News Aug. 27, 2016
Neighbors voice concerns over apartment project
Card girls dominate Shocky Strand cross country race
Cardinal volleyball has state on its mind
Berger gets his turn at center
MURPHY: Bridgewater shows there's no reason to panic
Chargers like stadium better than new turf
Gregg H. Bitter
Hazel Marion Anderson
Richard Alison DeWall, M.D.
Ronald Hawkinson, Sr
Ewald Ludwig Moerer
Letters: We need to do better
Letters: Metro Jay No Way
Backer supporter needs to get the facts straight
Letters: Drivers urged to think safety
Letters: Stevens County action on e-cigarettes protects Freedom to Breath
Ehlers Nelson engagement
Liliana Elena Mendoza
Lucas Palmer Broesder
Open Houses: August 13, 2016
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
FSA County Committee nominations open
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
May 19, 2016
Stevens County Board approves petition for outlet in County Ditch 1, reviews bond refinancing proposal
MORRIS — On Tuesday, the Stevens County Board of Commissioners, acting as the county drainage authority, approved a petition from Mark Huebner to add four 40-acre parcels of land into County Ditch 1. All four parcels are surrounded by land that pays benefits into CD1, and it's...
May 19, 2016 - 9:45am
May 18, 2016
Stevens County reviews tobacco ordinance, considers restrictions on e-cigarettes
MORRIS — Should Stevens County ban e-cigarettes wherever use of tobacco products is currently banned? On Tuesday, the Stevens County Board of Commissioners reviewed ordinances that would update the county's current tobacco sale and licensing ordinance and bring the county into...
May 18, 2016 - 4:05pm
Three Stevens County farms recognized as 2016 Century Farms
ST. PAUL – Three Stevens County Farms are among the 134 Minnesota farms being recognized as 2016 Century Farms by the Minnesota State Fair and the Minnesota Farm Bureau. The Diehl Farm of Donnelly (purchased in 1915), the Kopel Farm of Donnelly (purchased in 1916) and the Daryl...
May 18, 2016 - 2:05pm
May 4, 2016
Stevens County reviews vehicle fleet management, support for E-85 fuel
MORRIS — On Tuesday, the Stevens County Board of Commissioners reviewed a new policy for managing the county's vehicle fleet. In February, the board voted to centralize management of the vehicle fleet and assigned responsibility to Facilities Manager Nick Young. Centralized...
May 4, 2016 - 2:24pm