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Morris Sun Tribune
Talking it over
Hancock senior choir performs at Winter Concert
Hancock junior choir performs at Winter Concert
The Greatest Story is told at Hancock Elementary concert
Nelson recalls Pearl Harbor news
Tigers fourth at season-opening invite
Thiesen, Cougars go 2-0 on the road
Douglas earns UMAC honor as UMM goes 1-1
MBA falls in home opener
Second period dooms MBA
Charles "Bud" R. Bregel
Susan Ann (Stimmler) Ulrich
Alice Marie Leuty
Editor's column: Big fire was big news in 1916
Letters to the Editor
Letters to the Editor
Farmers to head to harvest
Features from the Farm: Fly control for grazing and organic dairies
U.S. House Agriculture Committee chairman visits Minnesota
NRCS funding available to develop monarch butterfly habitats
July rains provide moisture boost for area crops
May 9, 2012
Appleton man sentenced to five years in prison
May 9, 2012 - 9:45am
May 7, 2012
Morris man found guilty of four felony DWI counts
MORRIS, Minn. -- A 34-year-old Morris man was found guilty of four counts of felony driving while intoxicated following a jury trial in Stevens County on Wednesday, April 11, 2012, Stevens County Attorney Aaron K. Jordan reports. Justin Michael Rizzio was also found not guilty of...
May 7, 2012 - 11:42am
April 23, 2012
Jacob Cobb faces assault charge after fight in Kandiyohi Jail
WILLMAR, Minn. -- Jacob Seth Cobb, 18, made his first appearance Tuesday in Kandiyohi County District Court on a misdemeanor fifth-degree assault...
April 23, 2012 - 8:59am
April 17, 2012
Morris Police Department investigation concludes sexual assault report was false
MORRIS, Minn. - An investigation by the Morris Police Department has concluded that a sexual assault reported by a 19-year-old woman this week was false and that no sexual assault occurred. Originally, the 19-year-old told police she was assaulted by a stranger near the intersection...
April 17, 2012 - 3:01pm
April 16, 2012
Woman sexually assaulted in Morris on Sunday, police seeking information
MORRIS, Minn. - A 19-year-old woman was sexually assaulted near the intersection of East 5th Street and Columbia Avenue in Morris on Sunday night, the Morris Police Department reports. According to the police, during the evening hours of April 15, 2012, a 19-year-old woman was approached...
April 16, 2012 - 1:46pm
March 22, 2012
Man flees Starbuck Police, Pope County, Minn., deputies after attempted arrest
March 22, 2012 - 5:25pm
March 21, 2012
Benson, Minn., garage fire ruled arson, reward offered for information
March 21, 2012 - 9:44am
March 20, 2012
Alberta, Minn. teenager pleads not guilty to charges in 2010 murder
MORRIS, Minn. - Jacob Seth Cobb, 17, appeared in Stevens County District Court for an omnibus hearing Tuesday where he pled not guilty to two...
March 20, 2012 - 11:54am
March 19, 2012
Morris Police investigating attempted armed robbery at Prairie Inn
MORRIS, Minn. -- The Morris Police Department is seeking information about an attempted armed robbery at the Best Northland Prairie Inn at about 5 a.m. on Saturday, March 17. At approximately 5:05 a.m. Saturday, the police received a report of an attempted armed robbery. According...
March 19, 2012 - 9:18am
March 14, 2012
DWI effort planned for St. Patrick's Day
Morris, Minn. -- Before you chug that first green beer on St. Patrick's Day, swallow this: a DWI comes with serious consequences so plan in...
March 14, 2012 - 9:52am
March 9, 2012
Starbuck man found guilty after jury trial
MORRIS, Minn. - Jeffrey Noel Kleven of Starbuck, Minn. was found guilty of two counts of gross misdemeanor third degree DWI by a six-person jury on Thursday after a one-day trial, Stevens County Attorney Aaron Jordan reported. As a result, Kleven was sentenced to 120 days, staying...
March 9, 2012 - 2:39pm
February 18, 2012
Serious crime up in Morris 2011, but remains below national average
MORRIS, Minn. - A few bad apples returning to the Morris area caused an increase in serious crimes in 2011, but the overall crime rate in Morris is still below the national average, Morris Police Chief Jim Beauregard told members of the Police Civil Service Commission last week. Overall,...
February 18, 2012 - 5:00am
February 10, 2012
UPDATE: Former Chokio-Alberta, Minn. school district business manager sentenced to 18 months in prison
MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. - Liane Claassen, former business manager for the Chokio-Alberta school district, was sentenced to 18 months in prison and ordered to pay more than $263,000 in restitution in federal court today. Claassen, 44, of Chokio, was charged with one count of wire fraud...
February 10, 2012 - 4:00pm
February 3, 2012
Arrest made in alleged cattle theft in western Minnesota
MADISON -- Authorities in Lac qui Parle County said late Thursday afternoon that all the cattle missing in an alleged theft Saturday from a rural Madison feedlot have now been accounted for. According to the Lac qui Parle County Sheriff's Office, 40-year-old Richard Kenneth Nelson...
February 3, 2012 - 11:12am
January 25, 2012
Felony charges dismissed against three members of Appleton, Minn., family charged with animal cruelty
January 25, 2012 - 8:49am