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Local Legion commander keynote at Memorial Day program on Monday
MnDOT: Construction on I-94 will impact Memorial Day weekend travel
Morris Area graduates to walk the stage May 27
Water treatment plant on hold while questions remain with state funding
Hancock kindergarten graduation video
Long ball gets Twins a win
NHL: Parise says Wild excited about new head coach Bruce Boudreau
Boys Golf: Minnewaska takes commanding lead into Section 3AA final day
Track & Field: Minnewaska sweeps boys, girls titles in Sub-Section 6A meet
Area Roundup: Cardinals advance two doubles teams, singles player to Section 8AA finals
Martha "Marty" Kroening
Paul David Mahoney
Kim Ukura: Political letters policy is now in effect
Karisa Lehmann: Finding the unexpected in Morris
Letter: Election name calling has long history
Letter: Who is really running for Congress?
Letter: Is compromise always the answer?
Open Houses: May 21, 2016
Randy Thompson III
2016 Farm Progress Issue
Three Stevens County farms recognized as 2016 Century Farms
Weekend frost nips some farm fields, time will tell if damage warrants replanting
Stevens SWCD 2015 Annual Review
USDA Sees Strong Demand for Conservation Reserve Program
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
February 24, 2016
Town hall meeting with Sen. Westrom and Rep. Backer March 1 in Morris
District 12 legislators Senator Torrey Westrom (R-Elbow Lake), and Representative Jeff Backer (R-Browns Valley), will hold a series of town hall...
News / government
February 24, 2016 - 5:22am
February 20, 2016
Stevens County votes to raise garbage rates
MORRIS, Minn. - Stevens County residents and business will be paying more for garbage disposal services in order to free up funding to subsidize the county’s single-sort recycling program. On Tuesday, the Stevens County Board of Commissioners authorized Engebretson Sanitary Disposal...
News / government
February 20, 2016 - 1:06pm
February 17, 2016
Stevens County increases garbage rates for city, rural and commercial customers
Stevens County residents and business will be paying more for garbage disposal services in order to free up funding to subsidize the county's single-sort recycling program. On Tuesday, the Stevens County Board of Commissioners authorized Engebretson Sanitary Disposal to increase...
February 17, 2016 - 5:20am
February 5, 2016
Chokio packed for discussion on environment, buffer strips
A controversial bill passed during the last legislative session that requires buffer strips along public waters and public ditches "stopped...
News / government
February 5, 2016 - 4:26pm
Free radon testing kits available in Stevens County through HRA
MORRIS — Any community resident who would like to test their home for radon can get a free testing kit from the Stevens County Housing and Redevelopment Authority. Alice Strand, housing specialist with the Stevens County HRA, told the Stevens County Board of Commissioners on...
February 5, 2016 - 8:39am
February 1, 2016
"Standing still on the street": Grant-funded program will help those with PAD
MORRIS — Leg pain is often seen as a normal part of aging, but for some people pain in the legs that increases during physical activity...
February 1, 2016 - 12:27pm
January 26, 2016
Environmental listening session with legislators to be held in Chokio on Feb. 4
CHOKIO – State Representative Jeff Backer (R-Browns Valley) will hold an environmental listening session in Chokio on Thursday, Feb. 4 at the Chokio Fire Department, 221 Main Street, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.. Minnesota House Environment and Natural Resources Policy and Finance Committee...
News / government
January 26, 2016 - 5:44am