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Cyrus Mr. and Mrs. Norman Nissen entertained many relatives and friends Sunday for dinner at the Bethel Church after the confirmation of their son, John, during services there. Marlene Bruland attended the high school graduation for Matt Gerzina recently. She was an overnight guest at the Jim Stonburgs at Plymouth and also at the Gerzina home at Inver Grove Heights. The Stonburgs and Marlene Bruland visited with Jackie and Elaine Amerson at the Iowa border. The Amersons are from Iowa. Sheri and Joe Gerzina took Marlene Bruland to St. Cloud Sunday after her trip and Mr. and Mrs.
The team of Jon Bilden, Mike Solonen and Darin Balken shot 60 to win the Rick Lucken Memorial Three-Person Best Ball Tournament on Saturday at Pomme de Terre Golf Course. Three teams shot 63 and the order of finish was settled on tiebreakers. The team of Mike Kragenbring, Greg Sullivan and Brian Johnson took second place, the team of Kevin Doschadis, Zach McNally and Quinten Lee also shot 63 and placed third, and Steve Kleespies, Mitch Kleespies and Tim Raasch placed fourth. Gary Locke, Dave Lindstrom and Alex Locke shot 64 for fifth place, and in 29th place with a 71 was the team of Bob Jo
By Davin Sgargeta The Goulburn Valley is a long way from Morris, Minn., the place where a young Jared Swanson would fight the cold northern U.S.
Players and coaches from the Alexandria Beetles Northwoods League baseball team held a baseball camp on Friday, June 23 in Morris. Players Jonathan Greene, Preston Land and Brandon Rapoza joined coaches Chandler Rose and Erik Maas and camp director Jarad Wagner worked with 17 youth on basic skills. The camp concluded with an autograph session.
The Morris Eagles amateur baseball team won two of three weekend games to even their record at 9-9. The Eagles lost 7-6 to Fergus Falls in extra innings on Saturday, but rebounded to defeat the Minneapolis Angels 4-1 later that day. On Sunday, the Eagles won 8-4 at Rosen, despite delays that caused them to show up just 10 minutes before game time. After starting the season 1-5, the Eagles have won eight of their last 12 games.
By William L. Bainbridge Recent opinions of the United States Supreme Court affecting elementary, secondary and higher education have been greatly impacted by former Chief Justice William H.
By Michael Eshkibok A UND survey using the very strict guidelines of the Institutional Review Board shows that the Fighting Sioux team name and logo has real effects on students. The controversy at UND sparked the study based on the Indian mascot logo issue. Sparked by the controversy at UND, (I) developed a study based on the Mascot Logo issue.
By Tammy Swift I think I have mange. I've decided this after developing a rash that stumped even the doctor. My dog scratches a lot. And, most importantly, I learned from the Internet that the mites for sarcoptic mange can transfer to human skin. Before you develop a sympathy itch, let me provide some background. At different times in my life, I have believed I had: Diphtheria. Rat-bite fever. Elephantitis of the thighs. As you've probably guessed, I am a hypochondriac. And the Web is a mighty dangerous tool in a hypochondriac's hands.
While the University of Minnesota, Morris is welcoming a new chancellor, folks at the West Central Research and Outreach Center are preparing to say goodbye to their leader. Greg Cuomo has accepted a dual appointment as Operations Director of the University of Minnesota Outreach, Research and Education (UMore) Park and Director of the Rosemount Research and Outreach Center. Cuomo's new assignment begins Oct. 15. Cuomo has led the West Central Research and Outreach Center (WCROC) in Morris for six years. He came to WCROC in 1996 from Louisana State University.
Margaret Kuchenreuther felt it was time to return her shoreline on Lake Crystal to something as close as possible to its native state. And she found a program through which the State of Minnesota will pay the lion's share of the cost to do so. Kuchenreuther and more than a dozen volunteers spent Thursday and Friday planting about 50 varieties of shrubs and other plant life native to Minnesota in and near the 100-foot shoreline. Through the Department of Natural Resources' Shoreline Habitat Restoration Grant Program, the DNR is paying about 75 percent of the cost. "It's a way to do my littl