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Newspaper sets open house for Wednesday afternoon
Feed My Starving Children seeks 2 million mark
Family lives with daughter's illness
Lawn mowers dual in demo derby
Pulling for the fair
Osterman racing to improve
Schmidgall learns lacrosse to stay active in college
Area high schools open up fall practice
Amateur Baseball: Chokio wins Region 9C title
Tiger tennis jumps into 2017
Dean S. Hanson
David L. Rortvedt
Letter to the editor: Socialism no the answer to poverty
Letter to the editor: Music should not be a petty political divider
Column: In this Minnesota whodunit, chomp on girl's foot points to muskie
Letter to the editor: Laws need to change in response to shootings
Letter to the editor: Second amendment not under attack
Buying local fuels communities
Congressional committee hears Minnesota ideas for farm bill
Speakers talk about importance of farm bill to rural America
West-central Minnesota farmer a pioneer in raising Kernza
Active farming applications available July 24
August 9, 2017
Ophoven joins Morris Police Department (with video)
John Ophoven is the newest officer on the Morris Police force but he's not exactly new to Morris. Morris Police Chief Ross Tiegs said at the...
August 9, 2017 - 10:15am
July 12, 2017
Disaster declaration declined for DAPL costs, feds unlikely to cover $38 million bill
BISMARCK -- The state of North Dakota’s efforts to recover costs associated with the monthslong Dakota Access Pipeline protests hit a snag...
July 12, 2017 - 5:49pm
Stevens County awarded $21,500 for courthouse security improvements
Stevens County is one of 57 Minnesota counties to receive grants to improve courthouse safety.
July 12, 2017 - 6:40am
June 28, 2017
Morris to remove several stop signs on Oregon Avenue
The city of Morris will remove stop signs at Oregon Avenue at the intersections with 4th, 3rd and 1st Streets and replace them with yield signs....
June 28, 2017 - 11:30am
June 26, 2017
Minn. counties prepare for the worst over tax mistake that could cost them millions
POLK COUNTY, Minn.—A big oil company says they're owed millions and millions of dollars and it could be up to local counties to make it right....
June 26, 2017 - 8:36am
June 17, 2017
Walker new Morris community service officer
Sean Walker isn't yet a full-fledged cop but he's in Morris this summer to protect folks and to enforce city codes. Walker is the Morris Police...
June 17, 2017 - 9:08am
June 15, 2017
County board to meet June 15 on storm emergency status
The storms of June 13 caused enough damage to prompt Stevens County officials to decide to call for a state of emergency. The Stevens County...
June 15, 2017 - 8:43am
June 12, 2017
Hancock Bike Rodeo Wednesday
Bring bicycles and helmets to the City of Hancock and Hancock Police Department's Bike Rodeo at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 14. The rodeo will...
June 12, 2017 - 8:43am
County board address staffing, ditch requests
Stevens County will be looking for an information technology support specialist for the second time in several months as Craig Waldvogel has resigned effective June 5. Waldvogel started with the county on March 1. County coordinator Becky Young said Waldvogel resigned to take a department...
June 12, 2017 - 6:15am
June 11, 2017
County highway office to close on Fridays
The Stevens County Highway office will be closed Fridays through Labor Day.
June 11, 2017 - 10:27am
June 9, 2017
Trump unveils new White House council to help speed new infrastructure
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump on Friday vowed new efforts to speed approvals for highways and other projects as part of his proposal for...
June 9, 2017 - 11:09am
June 2, 2017
Hancock considers package on air pack gear
Hancock Fire Chief Kyle Rose would like to update the self-contained breathing apparatus or SCBA gear for the local firefighters. The Hancock City Council is in favor of the upgrades but said it wanted a contract to review before approving a lease to purchase option. Rose said...
June 2, 2017 - 5:16pm
May 31, 2017
Bonding bill includes money for Morris water plant
The city of Morris's water treatment plant is part of $998 million in public construction projects included in a bonding bill signed May 30 by...
May 31, 2017 - 4:42pm
May 30, 2017
Morris ag research lab slated for closure
The USDA Agricultural Research Service lab in Morris is slated to be closed under President Donald Trump's budget but a local advocacy group...
May 30, 2017 - 6:23am
May 22, 2017
Possible paperless for Morris City Council
It's only a suggestion at this point but Morris Mayor Sheldon Giese said the Morris City Council needs to investigate a paperless operation....
May 22, 2017 - 6:08am