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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
July 24, 2015
LTD Riders say farewell "Until We Meet Again"
MORRIS — Since 2005, the LTD Motorcycle Memorial Tour has wound through west central Minnesota each July, providing an opportunity for...
July 24, 2015 - 3:44pm
July 11, 2015
Greg Wagner: A regional perspective on the state of manufacturing
Manufacturing is a big deal. Manufacturing plays a huge role in the west central Minnesota economy, in greater Minnesota, and the state as a whole. While most of the rest of the state and nation have seen employment in manufacturing decline, this region has seen employment grow. In...
July 11, 2015 - 5:50am
July 10, 2015
Teen dies from infection contracted after swimming in Lake Minnewaska
July 10, 2015 - 4:13pm
July 7, 2015
Child in critical condition after contracting rare brain infection swimming in Lake Minnewaska
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — A child is critically ill after developing a rare and severe brain infection while swimming in a central Minnesota lake, according to the Minnesota Department of Health. The child, who the Health Department did not identify, was swimming at Lake Minnewaska...
July 7, 2015 - 10:21pm
Nine year old Herman girl killed in farm accident
MORRIS — A nine-year-old girl was killed in a farm accident north of Chokio on Saturday, May 2, the Stevens County Sheriff's Office reported this week. At approximately 11:15 a.m. Saturday, the Stevens County Sheriff's Office responded to a farm accident in El Dorado Township,...
May 7, 2015 - 4:40pm
April 11, 2015
Downtown sidewalk project scheduled to begin May 4
MORRIS — A Minnesota Department of Transportation sidewalk construction project in downtown Morris is scheduled to begin on May 4. MnDOT provided updates on the project, one of 290 transportation construction projects scheduled statewide, during a construction kickoff meeting...
April 11, 2015 - 5:16am
March 17, 2015
Bill would protect big livestock producers from nuisance lawsuits
ST. PAUL — Operators of large livestock production operations say they face uncertainty because of potential unfounded nuisance lawsuits, but Aimee Goodwin claims her family was harmed by an unresponsive hog-raising neighbor and lawsuits should be allowed. After a debate...
March 17, 2015 - 5:14pm
February 21, 2015
Area soldiers remembered 10 years later
MORRIS — Ten years ago today, three area soldiers deployed with the Minnesota National Guard were killed in Iraq. Staff Sergeant David...
February 21, 2015 - 5:03am
February 18, 2015
State Patrol report: Assistant county attorney's death a suicide
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. — A Minnesota State Patrol investigation has ruled suicide as the cause of death in the fatal Dec. 22 chase that ended...
February 18, 2015 - 9:17am
February 12, 2015
Morrison Gallery seeks entries for POP < 5000
MORRIS – The University of Minnesota, Morris Edward J. and Helen Jane Morrison Gallery seeks entries for its upcoming exhibition POP < 5000....
February 12, 2015 - 5:25am
February 11, 2015
Backer and Westrom announce upcoming town hall meetings
SAINT PAUL — District 12 legislators Senator Torrey Westrom, R-Elbow Lake, and Representative Jeff Backer, R-Browns Valley, will hold town...
February 11, 2015 - 2:12pm
February 6, 2015
Local emergency personnel get together to prepare for the worst
MORRIS — If a disaster happens in Stevens County, local emergency officials and first responders will be more prepared thanks to a new...
February 6, 2015 - 4:00pm
January 23, 2015
Update: Man arrested after standoff at Appleton Meat Center faces charges
APPLETON — The owner of an Appleton business was arrested yesterday after a standoff with local law enforcement in the community. According to a press release from the Swift County Sheriff's Office, Swift County Dispatch received an emergency call from the Appleton Meat Center...
January 23, 2015 - 3:31pm
January 20, 2015
Icy roads cause three accidents, multiple slide-offs over the weekend
MORRIS — The Stevens County Sheriff's Office responded to three motor vehicle accidents, one involving escaped cattle and another that resulted it helicopter trip to St. Cloud Hospital, over the weekend due to icy road conditions. The first accident of the weekend was reported...
January 20, 2015 - 11:54am
January 17, 2015
Center for Small Towns studies population change in west central Minnesota
Who is living and working in rural Minnesota? And why are they choosing to come or go from rural areas? These are some of the questions a recent study completed by the Center for Small Towns tried to start answering.
January 17, 2015 - 5:30am