Morris Sun Tribune Staff
- Member for
- 4 years 3 months
ST. PAUL — Morris City Manager Blaine Hill was recognized by the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities (CGMC) July 21 during the Coalition's three-day summer conference in Austin for his excellence in service to Greater Minnesota. The Excellence in Service Award is given annually to a city leader who demonstrates knowledge, leadership and active participation in CGMC program areas over the past year.
Billy James Blaisdell was born on July 20, 2016 at Stevens Community medical Center to Shanna Tossey and James Blaisdell of Hancock. Billy weighed 8 pounds 8 ounces and was...
MORRIS — Morris' annual Crazy Days celebration is quickly approaching, promising a day full of great deals, fun events, and community engagement. The event kicks off at 7 am. on Thursday, July 28 and lasts until 4 p.m. the same day. New this year is a Crazy Days Scavenger Hunt, which begins at 2 p.m. The first five finishers will receive prizes from the Stevens County Historical Society. Rules and clues are available on the website, www.stevenshistorymuseum.com , as well as the museum's Facebook page.
There will be an open house bridal shower for Brittany Kohlmeier bride to be of Dylan Gahm on Saturday, July 30 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., at 600 Atlantic Ave., in the Community Room upstairs. Back doors and side doors will be opened. Bring your favorite recipe to share with the couple. (CM- MST July 16 and 23)
Monday, July 25 TOPS #MN160 MORRIS will meet at 5 p.m. at the Morris Senior Center, 603 Oregon Ave., Morris. Weigh-in will be from 4:30 to 4:50 p.m. (HMR - run July 23) Tuesday, July 26 BOARD OF DIRECTORS of West Central Minnesota Communities Action will hold its regular monthly board meeting at 6 p.m. at the WCMCA Boardroom in Elbow Lake. (KU — Run July 16 and July 23) Thursday, July 28
Chance Bormann Construction opens in Chokio After working in the concrete construction field for over ten years, Chance Bormann decided to purchase the business owned by his long-time boss, Steve Staples. Staples recently decided it was time to retire and offered to sell the business to Chance and his wife, Samantha. Chance had worked for Staples since the summer of 2005.
Thorstein David Larson was born on July 19, 2016 at Stevens Community Medical Center in Morris to David and Hannah Larson of Donnelly. Thorstein weighed 8 pounds 5 ounces and...
HERMAN — On Saturday, July 2 the Herman Norcross Community School became much quieter after a week filled with over 200 adult and teenage volunteers from all over the United States. They were attending the Herman Workcamp that provided free home repairs through the Group Cares Camp program, sponsored locally by West Central MN Communities Action.
The following area students were among the spring 2016 graduates of the University of Minnesota Crookston: Taylor Hufford (bachelor of science in animal science and natural resources) and Mitchell Kill (bachelor of science in natural resources) of Morris, and Matthew Huot (bachelor of science in elementary education) of Donnelly. The University of Minnesota Crookston enrolls approximately 1,800 full-time students and is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
Tuesday, July 19 VFW AUXILIARY 5039's regular monthly meeting will be held at 2 p.m. at the Old No. 1 in Morris. Members are welcome. (KU — Run July 16)