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Stevens County Times
Latest estimates show growth in Morris
Minn. DNR fee increases take effect July 1
Active shooter training Thursday at UMM
Minn. counties prepare for the worst over tax mistake that could cost them millions
Mark Dayton reread the Constitution, then vetoed legislative funding. Now it goes to court
Prep Baseball: Metzger named to all-section team
Legion Baseball: Sayles earns complete game shutout at Osakis
Prep: Seven Owls recognized by Pheasant Conference
Legion Baseball: Wheaton downs Hancock in eight
Junior Legion: Morris 10-runs Benson
Robert "Bob" Stevenson
Wayne K. Schmidgall
Theodore Ronald Estenson
Carl "Pee Wee" Manska
Letter to the editor: Address changes are expensive
Letter to the editor County needs to rethink shop idea
Continuity and Change
Letter to the editor: Thank you for poppy support; Legion Auxiliary needs you
Commentary: A poem for veterans
WROC's Features from the Farm: Research on industrial hemp
Taking a break from ag work
Weather dictating pace of spring field work
Growing for the future
2017 Farm Progress Issue
September 3, 2011
Heating up to cool down
It seems counterintuitive to rely on the sun to cool a building, but that's exactly what the West Central Research and Outreach Center is doing...
September 3, 2011 - 5:00am
August 1, 2011
Two injured in motorcycle-deer crash in Becker County
Two Dassel motorcyclists were taken to the Detroit Lakes hospital after they collided with a deer in Becker County Monday noon. According to the Becker County Sheriff's Department, the unnamed man and woman struck the deer on Becker County 39, about two miles north of Highway 34...
August 1, 2011 - 3:22pm
June 12, 2011
Scenes from Cyrus Days 2011
Click on the attached photo gallery for photos from Cyrus Days 2011. Click on the video icon to see a portion of the fireworks display.
June 12, 2011 - 3:18pm
May 16, 2011
Habitat groundbreaking in Cyrus
Though it was overcast and the wind was chilly, that didn't dampen the spirits of those who gathered Friday for the groundbreaking of a new Habitat...
May 16, 2011 - 4:44am
April 21, 2011
U of M research center in Willmar offers a 'tremendous opportunity'
WILLMAR -- A University of Minnesota research and outreach center, slated to open this fall on the MinnWest Technology Campus, could help move...
April 21, 2011 - 7:03am
December 15, 2010
Emmer campaign stiffs Kandiyohi Co. out of $1,400 during recount
December 15, 2010 - 6:36am
October 13, 2010
Alexandria Council approves 2 a.m. bar closing; Zorbaz may replace Bug-A-Boo Bay
October 13, 2010 - 10:51am
September 24, 2010
Benson OKs max levy, talks with parents of fourth-graders
DEGRAFF -- The Benson School Board has certified the maximum possible levy for 2011. The preliminary levy of $1,177,038 is an increase of 5.7 percent over the 2010 levy, according to Superintendent Lee Westrum. The final levy will be certified in December. The action was taken Monday...
September 24, 2010 - 6:49am
September 15, 2010
Willmar School District adding teachers with one-year, $920K federal payout
WILLMAR -- With the $920,000 it gets in one-time help from the federal government, Willmar's schools will be providing assistance for struggling kids and reducing class sizes. Superintendent Jerry Kjergaard gave the School Board a rundown Monday of his plans for the money. Also...
September 15, 2010 - 6:19am
September 13, 2010
Former LP-A teachers, girls basketball coaches charged for hotel incident
Two former Lake Park-Audubon high school girls' basketball coaches sexually touched two players and offered them alcohol during an out-of-town tournament in December, according to court documents released Friday. The documents, filed in Stearns County (Minn.) District Court, charge...
September 13, 2010 - 2:52am
July 7, 2010
Small-town celebration about to get one mighty audience
MONTEVIDEO -- When it comes to fiestas, Federico Estol can show us a thing or two. Estol snapped the photographs, while his friend Antonio di...
July 7, 2010 - 6:25am
June 10, 2010
State blasts Becker County Taxpayers, Osage president of the association
After 15 years of largely fruitless investigations inspired by allegations made by Les Ristinen of rural Osage and the Becker County Taxpayers Association, the Minnesota Department of Revenue has thrown up its hands and says it will no longer deal with either of them. Ristinen is...
June 10, 2010 - 8:51am
June 9, 2010
Montevideo City Council approves holding Sunday liquor vote
MONTEVIDEO -- Voters in Montevideo will decide in the November general election whether or not to allow Sunday liquor sales. City Council members decided Monday to put the Sunday liquor option to a vote following discussions at their meeting, said City Manager Steve Jones. The council...
June 9, 2010 - 7:35am
June 8, 2010
Budget cuts mean more inmates will remain behind bars across the region
MONTEVIDEO -- Budget-driven decisions will keep more inmates behind bars in Lac qui Parle and Swift counties as the heat of summer arrives. Decisions to stop funding their participation in the sentence-to-serve program as of July 1 means a number of inmates in the two counties will...
June 8, 2010 - 7:18am
June 2, 2010
Courthouse remodeling upsets chair
The Douglas County Courthouse remodeling project caused a heated debate at the May 25 commissioners' meeting. Near the end of the four-hour-long meeting, a representative from Klein McCarthy, the architectural firm working on the project, was supposed to give a presentation to the...
June 2, 2010 - 10:13am