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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
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 26, 2016
Investment scammer who hit residents of Stevens County enters guilty plea
A former Stevens County resident has pled guilty to swindling more than 160 investors out of a total of $1.9 million through fraudulent stock sales in a medical device company. Sixty-four year old Gregory Ruehle of Oceanside, California, also faces civil charges filed by the Securities...
February 26, 2016 - 9:52am
February 24, 2016
Town hall meeting with Sen. Westrom and Rep. Backer March 1 in Morris
District 12 legislators Senator Torrey Westrom (R-Elbow Lake), and Representative Jeff Backer (R-Browns Valley), will hold a series of town hall...
February 24, 2016 - 5:22am
February 20, 2016
Stevens County votes to raise garbage rates
MORRIS, Minn. - Stevens County residents and business will be paying more for garbage disposal services in order to free up funding to subsidize the county’s single-sort recycling program. On Tuesday, the Stevens County Board of Commissioners authorized Engebretson Sanitary Disposal...
February 20, 2016 - 1:06pm
February 17, 2016
Stevens County increases garbage rates for city, rural and commercial customers
Stevens County residents and business will be paying more for garbage disposal services in order to free up funding to subsidize the county's single-sort recycling program. On Tuesday, the Stevens County Board of Commissioners authorized Engebretson Sanitary Disposal to increase...
February 17, 2016 - 5:20am
February 5, 2016
Chokio packed for discussion on environment, buffer strips
A controversial bill passed during the last legislative session that requires buffer strips along public waters and public ditches "stopped...
February 5, 2016 - 4:26pm
Free radon testing kits available in Stevens County through HRA
MORRIS — Any community resident who would like to test their home for radon can get a free testing kit from the Stevens County Housing and Redevelopment Authority. Alice Strand, housing specialist with the Stevens County HRA, told the Stevens County Board of Commissioners on...
February 5, 2016 - 8:39am
February 1, 2016
"Standing still on the street": Grant-funded program will help those with PAD
MORRIS — Leg pain is often seen as a normal part of aging, but for some people pain in the legs that increases during physical activity...
February 1, 2016 - 12:27pm
January 26, 2016
Environmental listening session with legislators to be held in Chokio on Feb. 4
CHOKIO – State Representative Jeff Backer (R-Browns Valley) will hold an environmental listening session in Chokio on Thursday, Feb. 4 at the Chokio Fire Department, 221 Main Street, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.. Minnesota House Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance Committee...
January 26, 2016 - 5:44am
January 23, 2016
Collaboration key for retiring judge who helped bring drug court to Stevens County
MORRIS — Last Thursday, Jan. 14, the courtroom at the Stevens County Courthouse was filled with sounds that can be unfamiliar in a court...
January 23, 2016 - 5:44am
January 21, 2016
Spending on mental health services continues to increase for Human Services
MORRIS — More than half of the money spent by Stevens County Human Services in 2015 was spend on mental health services, a trend new Director Liberty Sleiter doesn't see changing in 2016. Sleiter presented the Stevens County Board of Commissioners with a year-end update at...
January 21, 2016 - 3:00pm
January 16, 2016
New staff brings fresh enthusiasm to historical society
The Stevens County Historical Society and Museum began the new year with two new staff members, ready to bring fresh energy and ideas to the...
January 16, 2016 - 5:25am
Michael Haynes: Stevens County needs more people to fill existing open jobs
Stevens County is a wonderful place to do business, kind of. Kind of because some businesses are attempting to grow but may not be able to because they are unable to find new employees. Kind of because at the same time some businesses are struggling to remain open for the same reason,...
January 16, 2016 - 5:10am
January 12, 2016
Thrifty White opens new location
Thrifty White Pharmacy had its Grand Opening at its new location on Monday, Jan. 11. The new store is located between Heartland Motor Company...
January 12, 2016 - 11:44am
January 6, 2016
Most Stevens County department budgets close to target for 2015
At their first meeting of 2016, the Stevens County Board of Commissioners reviewed a preliminary overview of how county revenue and expenses compared to the budget for 2015. A number of departments including the sheriff's office, recorder and assessor, received less revenue than...
January 6, 2016 - 5:36pm