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Experiments measuring cosmic rays take flight at weather balloon launch
Features from the Farm: Making strides toward a 'Net Zero' dairy
Looking Back: July 30, 2016
Donnelly News: 07302016
Community Calendar: July 30, 2016
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
Noah Hultgren: Farmers are taking leadership role on water quality issue
Amy Klobuchar: Making sure our veterans get the care they deserve
Letter: Backer’s been there and tried that
Letter: Putting the republic on notice
Steve Lang: Traversing inner space with sale-ing adventures
Open Houses: July 30, 2016
CotahRose James O'Brien
Grayson Scott Luthi
Jackson Dean Ver Steeg
Billy James Blaisdell
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
October 1, 2014
Candidate withdraws from Morris City Council race, two write-ins for auditor/treasurer
MORRIS – Although ballots have already been printed for the November 4 general election, the slate of candidates interested in serving the community has changed. This week, Geoff Richardson, one of four candidates for two open seats on the Morris City Council, announced that...
October 1, 2014 - 4:30pm
September 21, 2014
House District 12A candidates to debate Sept. 25
APPLETON – Pioneer Public Television has scheduled a series of debates between candidates for the Minnesota House of Representatives to air...
September 21, 2014 - 5:41am
September 19, 2014
Westrom shakes hands at Prairie Inn
MORRIS – Torrey Westrom made a campaign stop in Morris on Tuesday, Sept. 16 to shake hands with residents at the Prairie Inn. Westrom...
September 19, 2014 - 3:28pm
September 12, 2014
Johnson, Backer visit with local Republicans
MORRIS – While talking with residents of greater Minnesota, gubernatorial candidate Jeff Johnson said a common frustration has been regulation...
September 12, 2014 - 3:24pm
September 10, 2014
First gubernatorial debate scheduled for Oct. 1
ROCHESTER – Gov. Mark Dayton and GOP challenger Jeff Johnson will debate head-to-head for the first time at a gubernatorial forum co-sponsored by the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities, Rochester Post Bulletin and the Rochester Area Chamber of Commerce. Independence Party candidate...
September 10, 2014 - 9:16am
August 13, 2014
Candidates file for office in city, school races
MORRIS – A mix of familiar and new faces are seeking seats on the Morris City Council and Morris Area School Board in the general election this fall. The filing period for city and school elections closed on Tuesday, Aug. 12. In city races, incumbent Mayor Sheldon Giese...
August 13, 2014 - 2:29pm
August 12, 2014
Jeff Backer takes District 12A Republican primary
MORRIS – With nearly all precints reporting, Jeff Backer of Browns Valley is leading Nancy Taffe of Morris in the Republican primary for Minnesota House District 12A. As of 11:30 p.m., Backer had 1,705 votes (55 percent) while Taffe had 1,375 votes (45 percent). Incumbent...
August 12, 2014 - 11:27pm
Jeff Backer leads Nancy Taffe in District 12A primary
MORRIS – With nearly 50 percent of precincts reporting, Jeff Backer of Browns Valley is leading Nancy Taffe of Morris 75 percent to 25 percent in the Republican primary for Minnesota House District 12A. At about 10:05 p.m., Backer has recorded 942 votes, while Taffe has...
August 12, 2014 - 10:19pm
August 10, 2014
How can I register to vote in Minnesota?
In Minnesota, you may register to vote at least 21 days prior to an election or on election day at your polling place. You must re-register each time you change address, change names or do not vote for four years in a row. To be eligible to register on election day you must:...
August 10, 2014 - 5:25am
District 12A Republicans have primary choice Tuesday
MORRIS – In Minnesota’s primary election this Tuesday, Aug. 12, residents of Stevens County will have the chance to vote in several races, including a primary race to determine the Republican challenger in House District 12A. Jeff Backer of Browns Valley and Nancy Taffe of...
August 10, 2014 - 5:22am
July 28, 2014
Filing for city, school board seats opens Tuesday
MORRIS – The filing period for city council and school board seats up for election in November 2014 begins at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, July 29 and ends at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 12. Terms for Mayor Sheldon Giese and City Council members Jeff Miller and Brian Solvie will conclude...
July 28, 2014 - 5:33am
Literature in a Hurry: Welcoming new voices during the election season
Voting for the people who will represent us at the local, state and federal level is one of a citizen’s most important civic functions. I’m proud to live in a state that makes voting easy for everyone, and proud to work in an industry that tries to help citizens make informed...
June 28, 2014 - 5:32am
June 13, 2014
Candidate Kurt Zellers makes stop in Morris
MORRIS – Republican gubernatorial candidate Kurt Zellers and his running mate, Dean Simpson, visited Morris on Wednesday, June 11 to talk with...
June 13, 2014 - 4:05pm
June 6, 2014
Filing period for state, county elections closes
MORRIS – The filing period has closed for several statewide and county offices. Here’s a rundown of the local seats up for election and the candidates who have filed. Minnesota’s primary election is Tuesday, Aug. 12. State Representative District 12A – Incumbent...
June 6, 2014 - 4:14pm
May 20, 2014
Filing for federal, state and county offices opens today
MORRIS – The filing period for federal, state and county offices up for election in November 2014 begins at 8 a.m. today, Tuesday, May 20, and ends at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, June 3. Candidates filing for federal office need to file with the Office of the Secretary of State in St....
May 20, 2014 - 5:05am