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Bees and other pollinators will get some help from organizations primarily dedicated to helping game birds and agriculture. The Stevens County Pheasants Forever and the Morris Area High School agriculture classes are sponsoring a pollinator garden at Pomme de Terre Park in Morris. "It's a great project by the way, but I would hate to see trees cut down," city council member Kim Gullickson said at the April 11 Morris City Council meeting.
Doug and Tammy Wolf of Shakopee and Don and Diane Anspach of Morris are pleased to announce the engagement of their children, Samantha Wolf and Jeremy Anspach
Events for the week of April 17, 2017
It was chilly, it got warmer and now, it got a little colder. And the local field work is waiting on the pattern of weather. John Mahoney, a crop consultant with Centrol said although wheat has been planted in area fields in the lighter soil any wheat to be planted in heavier soil is waiting.
Morris Area Elementary School had its annual obstacle course March 30. Kids, and even a few parents, test their skills in tunnels, balance apparatuses and other equipment.
Reading of a Work in Progress by Jon Mukand '80
Several residents who spoke for the trees ast a recent Morris City Council meeting were happy to hear they were heard at the April 11 council meeting. "I feel they worked with us. We were heard," Cindy Taffe said. Judy Flicker was pleased the council compromised on a project that included possible tree removal and culvert replacement in Green River. The Green River drainage project is part of an overall infrastructure project on Brook Street, North Court, South Court, East Court and Eleanor Avenue area.
If he told anyone, it would likely be a deal breaker. Blake Hockert of Morris, a 2013 graduate of Morris Area High School, had to wait nearly nine months before he could fully share his experience on the CBS TV game show "Let's Make A Deal." Hockert won $31,296 in prizes including a new Chevrolet Cruze. Hockert, his mom Cathy and brother Paul appeared on the show in August while on vacation in California. Contestants who win are sworn to secrecy because shows are taped months in advance.
The University of Minnesota, Morris Circle of Nations Indigenous Association (CNIA) had its 33rd annual CNIA Powwow on campus April 8. For more photos, see A2.