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With more budget vetoes, shutdown preparations begin
Local World War II veteran visits Washington on Honor Flight
Morris Area School District launches technology initiative for fall 2015
New GrandStay Hotel in Morris welcomes first guests
Community Education: May 23, 2015
Tigers crush YME, edge LQPV
Tigers shift focus to Section 3AA meet
Kamm qualifies for NCAA Championships
Terres continues to earn All-Region honors
Prep softball: Tigers maul Brave Owls
John Gilbert Harris
Amie A. Holm
Jerry C. Sloneker
Katie Erdman: Nurses are something special
Linda Meschke: Value of buffers not measured in bushels
Lucinda Jesson: Let's make sure all kids have the mental health care they need
Letter: Community has resources to help those struggling
Talking it over: The last dance
Map your Garage Sale routes
Open Houses 052315
Emmie Rose Wulf
Open Houses 051516
Open Houses 050915
Farmers wanted for windbreak and crop yield study
Features from the Farm: Plan your forage supply for summer grazing
Features from the Farm: Extremophilic microalgae can be used for biofuel production
April 16, 2009
CARTER THOMAS WESTROM
CARTER THOMAS WESTROM was born April 12, 2009 to Torrey and Anna Westrom of Elbow Lake. Carter Thomas weighed 8 lbs. 12 oz. and was 20 3/4" long. Grandparents are Frank and Katharina Froese of Stienbach, Manitoba and Dennis and Rosanne Westrom of Alexandria. Great grandmothers are...
April 16, 2009 - 3:02pm
March 26, 2009
County Republican convention Friday
The annual Stevens County Republican Convention is Friday, March 27, 2009, starting at 7 p.m. at the Morris American Legion, 507 Pacific Avenue. Registration begins at 6:30 p.m. District 11 Sen. Bill Ingebrigtsen and District 11A Rep. Torrey Westrom have been confirmed as featured...
March 26, 2009 - 12:28pm
March 23, 2009
Committee OKs sewer district to fold
ST. PAUL - A half-dozen years of fighting appears near an end for Douglas County's Central Lakes Region Sanitary District. A bill that got its...
March 23, 2009 - 11:56pm
October 22, 2008
Election 2008-District 11A: Torrey Westrom, GOP
Please tell us about your background (family, occupation, experience, community involvement, etc.) I grew up on a dairy farm near Elbow Lake. I graduated from West Central High School in 1991. I have college degrees from Bemidji State University and William Mitchell College of Law....
October 22, 2008 - 12:00am
Election 2008-District 11A: Dave Holman, IP
Please tell us about your background (family, occupation, experience, community involvement, etc.) I am a first-generation American. Both of my parents were Swedish. I grew up on a 40-acre farm, so long ago that we had names for the cows.
October 22, 2008 - 12:00am
Election 2008-District 11A: Bruce Campbell, DFL
Please tell us about your background (family, occupation, experience, community involvement, etc.) Married, my wife and I live in Leaf Valley. We have one son, one daughter and six grand children. I am a retired electrician, and as a union leader I was responsible for the health...
October 22, 2008 - 12:00am
October 10, 2008
11A candidates put bite into Legion forum
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune The House District 11A candidates had a half-hour drive between a TV debate in Appleton to a candidate forum in Morris Thursday night. The down time didn't dull their political knives. DFL candidate Bruce Campbell took after incumbent Republican Torrey...
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am
June 21, 2008
Westrom gets a challenger
Bruce Campbell has been endorsed by the District 11 DFL to run against veteran Republican District 11A Rep. Torrey Westrom. Campbell was endorsed at the recent DFL District 11 convention in Alexandria. Campbell lives near Alexandria on Little Ida Lake. He is a bus driver for School...
June 21, 2008 - 12:00am
June 14, 2008
Are energy goals attainable?
By Scott Wente St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL -- Minnesota policymakers applauded themselves in 2007 for passing historic energy legislation that started what could be a decades-long fight against global warming. Now some lawmakers wonder if the state can fulfill goals put in...
June 14, 2008 - 12:00am
June 7, 2008
Symposium panel: Local energy a must in uncertain times
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune Communities will need to keep seeking new energy alternatives, in addition to some of the ground-breaking work already being done in rural Minnesota. Five state legislators addressed local energy in a forum that was part of the sixth-annual Symposium on...
June 7, 2008 - 12:00am
April 12, 2008
House passes health care reform
ST. PAUL - Smokers and obese Minnesotans would be targeted for health-improvement programs, soaring health-care costs could slow a bit and thousands more Minnesotans would be added to public programs. Those are among provisions in a controversial health-care reform bill state representatives...
April 12, 2008 - 12:00am
February 23, 2008
Money crunch will limit lawmakers in 2008 session
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune Plenty of issues are pressing down on Minnesota legislators, none more so than a hefty transportation package that has set up the first round of political gamesmanship in the 2008 session. But area lawmakers Torrey Westrom and Bill Ingebrigtsen said Friday...
February 23, 2008 - 12:00am