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Welding in real life: Students learn through new mentorship program
Features from the Farm: Impact of bioreactor use for filtering nitrogen
Community Education: Counting down to Summer Sizzle
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Sixth grade girls win Benson tourney
Cougars take second at UMAC Indoor Championships
Tiger win-streak snapped by Melrose
Cougars earn Scholar All-America
UMM named UMAC Champions
Mildred Ione Trost
Michael Lackey: President Obama and religion
Lieutenant Governor Tina Smith: Border-to-border high-speed Internet is necessary
Letter: Legislators should focus on local renewable energy
Letter: Supporting the U will help future Minnesota workers
Talking it Over: The games people play
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Augustine Michael Jay
Cambrie Diane Fehr
Hadley Jo Ehli
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Morris Area FFA 2015
USDA Provides One-Time Extension of Deadline to Update Base Acres or Yield History for ARC/PLC Programs
State Fair and Farm Bureau Federation accepting Century Farm applications
Farmer tax fix may not bring immediate changes
June 8, 2011
Stevens County prepares to address aging gravel road system
Winter and spring weather the last two years have made clear the need to repair Stevens County's gravel roads, and the county Board of Commissioners appears motivated to fix them. County Coordinator Brian Giese spoke with the board on Tuesday about problems, such as frost heaves...
June 8, 2011 - 1:10am
May 19, 2011
Passport processing resumes in Stevens County
Stevens County residents can once again apply for passports at the courthouse in Morris. Passports can be processed at the county Auditor/Treasurer's...
news / government
May 19, 2011 - 3:08pm
UPDATE: Dayton vetoes redistricting plan
By Don Davis State Capitol Bureau ST. PAUL -- Democratic Gov. Mark Dayton today vetoed Republican-written plan to redraw state legislative and federal congressional districts. Earlier, he said that he would not sign any redistricting plan -- or other election-related bills --...
news / government
May 19, 2011 - 2:03pm
May 18, 2011
EMERGENCY ALERT: 9-11 service may be down for some areas
A telecommunications problem in the area may leave some people without 9-11 service for a couple of hours. Stevens County Emergency Management reports that anyone having difficulty contacting 9-11 should use a cell phone. People also can contact the Sheriff's Office at (320) 208-6500. The...
May 18, 2011 - 12:51pm
County rejects bid on public health building
The Stevens County Board of Commissioners rejected the one big it received for its now-empty public health building and will continue to pursue a buyer willing to pay closer to the $200,000 it would like to get for it. The board on Tuesday rejected a bid of $125,000 from Todd Hottovy...
May 18, 2011 - 1:24am
May 16, 2011
Glasrud appointed to 8th Judicial District bench
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune Long-time Stevens County and City of Morris attorney Charles Glasrud has been appointed to fill the 8th Judicial District vacancy left when Peter A. Hoff retired in January 2011. Gov. Mark Dayton announced the appointment on Thursday after interviewing...
news / government
May 16, 2011 - 1:18pm
May 11, 2011
Public health now at new location
Stevens Traverse Grant Public Health was moved to its new location in the former county Human Services building on Highway 28 in Morris. Workers helped public health employees move Wednesday. Arrangements are being made to sell the current public health building on Pacific Avenue. The...
May 11, 2011 - 3:54pm
March 18, 2011
2011 assessment notices sent March 18
Assessment notices for Stevens County residents' taxes to be paid in 2012 will be arriving shortly, and appointments can be made to meet with the Local Board of Appeal and Equilization. Here's information about the assessment process: The Local Board of Appeal and Equalization...
March 18, 2011 - 7:01pm
March 2, 2011
County to extend plowing, blading offers to townships
Stevens County is giving townships the chance to contract for snow removal and blading services before deciding if another heavy equipment operator position can be added to the payroll. The county Board of Commissioners voted unanimously on Tuesday to fill a heavy equipment position...
March 2, 2011 - 2:20pm
December 31, 2010
UPDATE: Highway 28 closed from Sauk Centre to South Dakota border
Hazardous driving conditions are reported on roads in western Minnesota, including Minnesota Highway 28, which has been closed from Sauk Centre to the South Dakota border. According to the Minnesota Department of Transportation, travel is not advised because of drifting snow. Earlier...
December 31, 2010 - 9:04am
UPDATE: Blizzard warning for Stevens County through 4 p.m.
A blizzard warning is effect until 4 p.m. Saturday in Stevens County. The National Weather Service reports that northwest winds will strengthen to 25 miles per hour with gusts to 40 miles per hour. Visibility will be a few hundred feet or less during the morning. White conditions...
December 31, 2010 - 12:00am
November 26, 2010
Morris Police Nicole Marie Daly, Donnelly, 8/28/10; underage consumption, $185. Jennifer June Harvey, Long Prairie, 10/11/10; seat belt, $110. Anthony Patrick Homan, Beardsley, 8/28/10; underage consumption, $185. Megan Marie Bredeck, Albany, 10/16/10; speeding, $135. James Michael...
November 26, 2010 - 2:42pm
March 27, 2010
Charlie Battery begins return
MADISON, Wis. -- More than 550 soldiers from the 1st Battalion, 151st Field Artillery are returning to Fort McCoy following a 12-month deployment...
March 27, 2010 - 5:47pm
March 15, 2010
Dayton stresses fairness in taxation
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune Gubernatorial candidate Mark Dayton has a simple fix for the state's economic woes, and he says he's committed to it even if it strains his relationship with a potentially powerful bloc of Minnesotans, including members of his family. Increase taxes on...
news / government
March 15, 2010 - 7:19pm