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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
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
January 5, 2016
Stevens County welcomes first baby of 2016, Joselyn Sophia Jimenez
MORRIS – Stevens County didn’t have to wait long to welcome the first baby of 2016. Joselyn Sophia Jimenez was born on Jan. 2, 2016 at Stevens...
January 5, 2016 - 5:18pm
January 2, 2016
Morris in 2015: What happened around here? (Part II)
MORRIS — The second half of 2015 marked a major anniversary for the Morris Fire Department, construction for a new assisted living facility,...
January 2, 2016 - 5:19am
December 31, 2015
Stevens County Board approves wage increases for all county employees
MORRIS — In their final meeting of the year, the Stevens County Board of Commissioners voted to give a 2 percent salary increased to all county employees. The only people who did not have their wages increased were the commissioners, who will continue to earn $16,787 per year,...
December 31, 2015 - 3:56pm
December 19, 2015
Stevens County makes offer to new human services director candidate
MORRIS — The Stevens County Board of Commissioners authorized County Coordinator Becky Young to enter into negotiations with Liberty Sleiter, program manager for the five-county Region IV South Children's Mobile Crisis Team, to be the next director of Stevens County Human...
December 19, 2015 - 5:55am
December 18, 2015
Bonnie Howe given the Pay it Forward Stevens County award
MORRIS — Bonnie Howe likes to say that "dynamite comes in a small package," a phrase that aptly describes her personality. This week,...
December 18, 2015 - 10:41am
December 15, 2015
Heartland moves into its new home
MORRIS – Staff at Heartland Motor Company spent much of the weekend moving vehicles to their new facility at the corner of Highway 28 and Highway...
December 15, 2015 - 12:32pm
Minnesota secretary of state wants to replace aging voting machines
December 15, 2015 - 5:29am
December 11, 2015
SCEIC seeking proposals for development of vacant Coborn's building in Morris
MORRIS — A local economic development organization is seeking proposals for redevelopment of the former Coborn's building in Morris. This...
December 11, 2015 - 11:09am
December 5, 2015
Stevens County to review funding for recycling programs
MORRIS – Stevens County plans to review how the curbside recycling program is funded in 2016. On Tuesday, the Board of Commissioners met with Troy Engebretson of Engebretson and Sons Disposal to discuss the program’s financial situation. Engebretson’s is contracted by the...
December 5, 2015 - 5:26am
December 4, 2015
Stevens County to freeze taxes for 2016 with $400,000 spend down of county reserves
MORRIS — Stevens County won't raise taxes in 2016, but will need to significantly spend down county reserves to balance the proposed budget. County Coordinator Becky Young reviewed the preliminary 2016 budget and levy at the county's Truth in Taxation meeting on Tuesday, Dec....
December 4, 2015 - 9:08am
December 3, 2015
Don Goracke recognized for commitment to youth athletics
MORRIS — Over the last 25 years, volunteer coach Don Goracke has inspired student athletes to do their very best, both in practice and...
December 3, 2015 - 12:09pm