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Owls eliminated by B-E Chargers in Section 4-9 man
Prep Volleyball: Updated postseason pairings
Prep Football: Semifinal pairings
UMM defeats CSS for first time since 2008 (with video)
Owls take on run-heavy Chargers offense (with video)
David O. Johnson
Robert "Punk" DeGier
Gary Eugene Ritzschke
Letters to the Editor
Letters to the Editor
Letters to the Editor
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
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
May 3, 2016
13 precincts in Stevens County switch to voting by mail
MORRIS — A quarter of Stevens County voters will have the option to vote by mail in the upcoming election. Thirteen precincts have decided to switch to mail balloting for the 2016 election, Deputy Auditor/Treasurer Deb Brunko told the Stevens County Board of Commissioners on...
May 3, 2016 - 4:56pm
April 30, 2016
Team approach adopted to respond to sexual assaults in Stevens County
MORRIS — April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month, a time designed to raise public awareness about sexual violence and help educate communities about how to prevent it. This month, the Morris Police Department also released their 2015 annual report. While the city saw a decrease...
April 30, 2016 - 5:49am
April 23, 2016
Nonprofit seeks to give voice to victims and survivors of violence
MORRIS — Last Saturday afternoon, college students and community members gathered on the second floor of City Center Mall to learn about...
April 23, 2016 - 5:41am