Morris Sun Tribune Staff
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Tuesday, August 2
There will be an open house birthday celebration for Joanne Hagtrom's 80th birthday, no gifts please, on Sunday, July 31 from 2 to 4 p.m. at the Morris Senior Center, 603 Oregon Ave, Morris. There will be an open house baby shower for Kayla Arnold and son Tanner Michael on Saturday, Aug. 6, at Faith Lutheran Church from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Farm Credit associations explore merger Providing reliable and consistent credit to agriculture and rural communities has been Farm Credit's mission for 100 years. In an effort to better expand opportunities for member-owners, the boards of directors for AgCountry Farm Credit Services, based in Fargo, North Dakota, and United FCS, based in Willmar, Minnesota, have agreed to explore a merger of the two associations.
DETROIT LAKES — The intersection of Highway 59 and Highway 28 in Morris will close to all vehicles starting Monday, Aug. 1. Traffic on Highway 28 will detour to Highway 9, County Road 1 and County Road 10. Traffic on Highway 59 remains detoured to Highway 9 and Highway 27. Local traffic from homes on Highway 59 north of Highway 28 will need to enter and exit Morris using an alternate route. The contractor will communicate with residents regarding any access changes to their homes due to on-going work on Highway 59.
MORRIS — Producers interested in increasing monarch butterfly habitat on private lands can apply to participate in the Monarch Butterfly Habitat Development Project through the Stevens County Natural Resources Conservation Service. The deadline to apply for this program is Aug. 19, 2016. This deadline coordinates with all other Environmental Quality Incentives Program (EQIP) deadlines.
CotahRose James O'Brien was born on July 24, 2016 at Stevens Community Medical Center to Cheri and Kevin O'Brien of Benson. CotahRose weighed 7 pounds 3 ounces and was 20 inches long.
Grayson Scott Luthi was born on July 20, 2016 at Stevens Community Medical Center in Morris to Kent and Ashley Luthi of Hancock. Grayson weighed 7 pounds 11 ounces and...
Jackson Dean Ver Steeg was born on July 22, 2016 at Douglas County Hospital in Alexandria to Chad and Leah Ver Steeg of Hancock. Jackson Dean weighed 8 pounds 10...
HACKENSACK — Morris Area FFA students recently attended the State Leadership Conference for Chapter Leaders (SLCCL) from July 10 to 15 and the State Greenhand Leadership Conference (SGLC) from July 27 to July 1, both at Deep Portage Conservation Reserve near Hackensack. The purpose of both conferences is to develop leadership skills for FFA students to bring to their chapters and communities.