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St. Mary's Samplings 092014
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Looking Back 092014
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Stevens County board approves 6 percent preliminary levy increase for 2015
Tigers sting YME in four sets
State ranked Melrose swims by Gators
Cougar golf hosts invite in Benson
UMM alumni achieves milestone career win
Tigers snap two match losing streak
Marvin Earl Andersen
Letter: Promises not kept
Letter: The safety of Minnesota’s children
Letter: When is a liberal politician not a liberal?
Talking it over: The road less traveled
Michael Haynes: Property tax abatement is not new for Stevens County
Area Student Accomplishments 092014
Open Houses 092014
Myriam Sanchez Salguero
Elin Nancy Davenport
LeRoy Arthur Henriksen
Farm Bill Allows Early Termination for Certain CRP Contracts
Features from the Farm 082314
August 7, 2013
Klobuchar staff visiting Morris for veterans outreach event
Staff with U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar's office will be in Morris on Thursday, Aug. 15 for a public forum to highlight resources available to veterans and their families. The Veterans Outreach Staff Tour, from 3 to 4 p.m. at the American Legion in Morris, will give attendees the...
news / government
August 7, 2013 - 5:00pm
April 22, 2009
Vets gain, farmers cut in budget bill
By Don Davis St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota House would give veterans programs more money, but delay or eliminate some agriculture spending. But for some representatives, neither got enough money in a Wednesday 83-49 mostly party-line vote, with Democrats in...
farm / agriculture / news
April 22, 2009 - 4:32pm
March 19, 2009
New era of veteran care in Alexandria begins
The first shovels were turned Monday on a project that will provide thousands of veterans from throughout the area with a closer-to-home option...
March 19, 2009 - 5:41am
February 8, 2009
N.D. American Legion uses Facebook, Twitter to reach young veterans
JAMESTOWN -- At 90 years old, one organization is getting with the times. Established in 1919, The North Dakota American Legion announced its campaign, Courage Carries On, at the Legion's winter conference in Jamestown Saturday. Mental illness, whether onset by war or other traumatic...
February 8, 2009 - 12:00am
November 12, 2008
Veterans Resource Center's aim is aid
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune On Veterans Day, the best way to honor the military, past and present, is to offer help if it's needed. Now in its second year, the Veterans Resource Center at the University of Minnesota, Morris, is just that: a resource for students, faculty and staff...
November 12, 2008 - 12:00am
June 18, 2008
Grant County Veterans Memorial Hall more than many expected
By C.A. Ray Grant County Herald The new Grant County Veterans Memorial Hall addition to the Grant County Museum in Elbow Lake is more than you might have expected. The museum features: A realistic, scale model of Fort Pomme de Terre, a lonely U.S.
June 18, 2008 - 12:00am
June 14, 2008
Veterans Window dedicated today
The "Veterans Window" at Assumption Catholic Church in Morris will be blessed and dedicated at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, June 14, in honor of all those who served their country in military service. The stained glass window features red, white and blue of the USA, and on the bottom "For...
June 14, 2008 - 12:00am
May 27, 2008
Morris Memorial Day program stresses daily rememberance
Speakers at Monday's Memorial Day program in Morris underscored the need to remember the service of veterans everyday, not just one day out of the year. The Morris American Legion-sponsored program drew an audience to the Morris Area Concert Hall and the cemetery for a grave-side...
May 27, 2008 - 12:00am
April 23, 2008
Vets tell House Speaker rural medical services must improve
By Scott Wente St. Paul Capitol Bureau MINNEAPOLIS - Military veterans living in rural areas need more access to federal medical services, Minnesota veterans told the most influential member of Congress. Veterans gathered for a discussion Monday with U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi...
April 23, 2008 - 12:00am
April 2, 2008
Sue's Views -- Vets hold the important stories we all need to hear
One of my high school social studies teachers was a World War II veteran. The students who sat in his class knew this because he told each and every one of us. So, it's safe to say about a thousand kids heard a first-hand soldier's account of World War II. Now ask any of us what...
April 2, 2008 - 12:00am
March 19, 2008
Bill honors Vietnam vets
By Scott Wente St. Paul Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL -- Several lawmakers spoke emotionally about the impact of the Vietnam War before approving a bill Monday to recognize veterans from that conflict. Rep. Larry Howes, R-Walker, sponsored the measure designating March 29 as Vietnam...
March 19, 2008 - 12:00am