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Morris Sun Tribune
Sunspots: Sharon Carlson keeps on driving for Morris area
Looking Back: April 30, 2016
Community Calendar: April 30, 2016
Bids for new water treatment plant $3 million over estimates
Garage sale maps are here!
NFL Draft: Vikings take Ole Miss wideout Treadwell with first pick
NFL Draft: Eagles pick NDSU star QB Wentz with second overall pick
NFL Draft: As expected, Los Angeles Rams select in-state star quarterback Goff at No. 1
MLB: Molitor says he’s sticking with Jepsen as Twins closer
MLB: Twins’ top prospects have put in a lot of miles this week
Marion June Schliep
Dorothy A. Berget
Floyd R. Lehman
Talking it over: Spring work
Mark Dayton: Accept responsibility of stewardship during Water Action Week
Letter: Climate change brings health risks too
Letter: Rural Minnesota, not the North Carolina Bathroom Bill, is the real issue
Letter: Transportation plan should work for all Minnesotans
Open Houses: April 30, 2016
Open Houses: April 23, 2016
2016 Farm Progress Issue
Stevens SWCD 2015 Annual Review
USDA Sees Strong Demand for Conservation Reserve Program
State grants available to help fund livestock improvements on the farm
NRCS announces early EQIP sign-up
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
Stevens County to get drawings, estimate on highway facility
MORRIS — Stevens County is looking into the cost and possible design of a new office and repair facility for the Stevens County Highway Department. The current highway department facility has a range of issues including air quality concerns, an aging electrical system, deteriorating...
News / government
April 23, 2016 - 5:40am
April 22, 2016
Morris Police warn residents of potential phone scam
MORRIS — The Morris Police Department is warning residents of a potential scam where scammers are impersonating a staff member of Stevens County Human Services. In a release Friday, Chief Ross Tiegs said the MPD has recently heard from residents who have received calls, reportedly...
April 22, 2016 - 9:39am
April 11, 2016
Stevens County joins in Severe Weather Awareness Week drills
MORRIS — Stevens County will join the state of Minnesota recognizing Severe Weather Awareness Week from April 11 to 15. On Thursday, April...
April 11, 2016 - 3:32pm
Wulf Sale goes video only in 2016
The Wulf Opportunity Sale was held on Friday, April 1 on a farm near Morris. This year was the first year of the “video only” sale format,...
News / local
April 11, 2016 - 3:24pm
April 9, 2016
Organizations bringing creative coloring to Morris
MORRIS — Creative coloring opportunities are not just for children anymore. This trend has been dominating the nation since 2015 and been...
April 9, 2016 - 5:34am
Stevens County DFL supports reforms in criminal justice, elections, energy
MORRIS — After several hours of spirited and detail-oriented debate, Stevens County DFL members endorsed resolutions supporting reforms to the criminal justice system, elections, and energy systems across the state of Minnesota. Around 50 Stevens County DFL members gathered...
News / local
April 9, 2016 - 5:30am
April 8, 2016
Volunteer youth hockey coach passes on love of the game
MORRIS — A volunteer youth hockey coach is the latest recipient of the Pay it Forward Stevens County Award. Coach Ricky Brusten was nominated...
News / local
April 8, 2016 - 10:50am
March 19, 2016
Local leaders share wishes for legislative session
MORRIS — As Minnesota's legislative session finishes its second week, Minnesota residents have heard a lot about what legislators and Governor Mark Dayton hope to accomplish before May 23 when the session ends. This week, we reached out to local leaders to see what their top...
March 19, 2016 - 5:24am
March 18, 2016
Child protection mandates will require on call social workers in Stevens County
MORRIS — Upcoming mandates about how quickly Minnesota counties must respond to child protection reports could require social workers to be on call during nights and weekends, but those requirements haven't been funded by the state of Minnesota. Human Services Director Liberty...
March 18, 2016 - 3:19pm
Four townships switch to mail balloting for 2016 election
MORRIS — Four Stevens County townships will switch to mail balloting for the 2016 election, Stevens County Auditor/Treasurer Amanda Barsness reported Tuesday. After learning more about the process, officials in Scott, Synnes, Stevens and Eldorado Townships voted to do away...
March 18, 2016 - 3:17pm
March 4, 2016
Stevens County seeks bids for paving CSAH 1 north of Hancock
MORRIS — On Tuesday, the Stevens County Board of Commissioners voted to advertise for bids on the second phase of a project to improve County State Aid Highway 1 north of Hancock The bid is for 4.8 miles of bituminous paving and aggregate shouldering on CSAH 1 between Highway...
March 4, 2016 - 10:27am
March 1, 2016
Spring load restrictions in effect in Stevens County
The Minnesota Department of Transportation’s ending date for winter load increases in the Central Frost Zone, including Stevens County, was Monday, Feb. 29. The start date for spring load restrictions in the Southeast, Metro and Central Frost Zones is also Feb. 29. Winter load...
News / region
March 1, 2016 - 2:09pm
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....
News / local
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