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Second judge rules against latest travel ban, saying Trump's own words show it was aimed at Muslims
Central Minnesota farm worker faces possible deportation to Guatemala
Minnesota offers gimmick-free Amazon pitch
Swim: Gators sixth at True Team, beat Perham
Soccer: UM-Morris men give Saints first UMAC loss since 2009
Soccer: UM-Morris falls to Saints, beat Knights
Cross Country: Tigers sweep conference titles
Volleyball: Cougars add three wins
Phillip J. Koehntop
Thomas L. Hoffman
Harvey S. Flaten
Phyllis R. Harstad
Dorothy "Dort" Minners
Stevens County Times Editorial: Donation important in the need to educate public on mental health issues
Letter to the editor: Taxpayers need explanation on school; maintenance plan needed
Letter to the editor: Board chairman comments on school project
Letter to the editor: Explanation needed on Morris Area School project
An encounter from the past as I mark one year here
Luis Dale Grimm
Hunter John Arnold
Parker Steven Fehr and Paislee Ann Fehr
Ag credit counselor, mediator say new lending rules hit hard
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
December 5, 2011
Update: Sheriff's Office releases name of man killed in single vehicle rollover on Sunday
STEVENS COUNTY - Gerald Bachmeier, a 61-year-old man from Prior Lake, was killed in a one vehicle rollover accident on County Road 13 Sunday morning, the Stevens County Sheriff's Office reports. When the Sheriff's Office, Morris Police Department and Minnesota State Patrol responded...
December 5, 2011 - 9:26am
December 1, 2011
Fire hits Chokio business
CHOKIO - A Thursday morning fire destroyed most of Jerry's Welding, a business in downtown Chokio. The Chokio Fire Department, along with the...
December 1, 2011 - 3:19pm
November 9, 2011
Students hurt in school bus accident near Appleton, Minn.
BENSON - Authorities are investigating a school bus accident in Swift County that sent some students to the hospital.
November 9, 2011 - 2:41pm
October 28, 2011
Fire destroys airplane hangar
HANCOCK, Minn. Fire destroyed an airplane hanger along with the airplane stored inside at the Marvin and Mary Jo Brown farm north of Hancock....
October 28, 2011 - 3:47pm
October 14, 2011
Alexandria man killed in farming accident in Pope County
An Alexandria man was killed in a farming accident Thursday. Lyndon Wilberg, 50, of Alexandria died in an accident involving a tractor. The accident happened in Nora Township, in the northwest corner of Pope County, about four miles south of Kensington. The case remains under investigation...
October 14, 2011 - 12:03pm
September 5, 2011
Updated: Sheriff's Department recovers body of Hancock police chief (September 2011)
UPDATE 8:00 p.m. MORRIS - The Stevens County Sheriff's Department has recovered the body of Hancock Police Chief Donald Heikkinen in Long Lake....
September 5, 2011 - 4:43pm
December 30, 2010
Elk River man shot by brother in holiday grouse hunting accident
December 30, 2010 - 9:27am
Spirit Mountain lift problem leads to evacuation
December 30, 2010 - 9:03am
December 13, 2010
Blizzard tied to 2 deaths; man dies beneath roof collapse, another struck by snowplow
HUDSON, Wis.-- St. Croix County recorded two deaths Saturday tied to heavy snowfall in western Wisconsin. An elderly Woodville man was killed when he was struck by a municipal plow and a rural Hudson man died after the roof of a livestock shelter collapsed, pinning him beneath. Clifford...
December 13, 2010 - 8:43am
November 1, 2010
Update: Crash victim identified as teen from Kerkhoven
November 1, 2010 - 10:13am
October 19, 2010
Anhydrous ammonia leak north of Morris
A farming accident caused up to 600 gallons of anhydrous ammonia to be spilled in a field on the north edge of Morris Monday night, prompting authorities to evacuate a portion of the community. According to Morris Police Chief Jim Beauregard, at about 10 p.m., a farmer reported...
October 19, 2010 - 10:32am
September 21, 2010
Train derails in Mahnomen
MAHNOMEN, Minn. - Thirteen railroad cars went off the tracks, spilling vegetable oil in the city of Mahnomen on Monday. The accident occurred about 5:30 p.m. north of the Washington Avenue crossing. Traffic had to be re-routed as at least two crossings were blocked by the Canadian...
September 21, 2010 - 7:00am
September 20, 2010
Crash knocks out power in Crookston
Residents throughout the city of Crookston, Minn., experienced a power outage this morning after a teenage driver crashed into a power pole in town. Shortly after 3:30 this morning, Crookston police received a complaint about a reckless river on South Ash who apparently ran into...
September 20, 2010 - 7:49am
Brandon man dies in construction accident
A 35-year-old Brandon man was killed in a construction accident in Barrett Friday afternoon. Mitchell J. Brethorst was operating a backhoe at the site of the old bus garage in Barrett at about 1 p.m. when a tree fell on the full-swing backhoe, pinning Brethorst in the machine, according...
September 20, 2010 - 7:42am
September 13, 2010
5-year-old run over by lawn mower during recess at a Bemidji elementary
Aden Martin, a first-year student at J.W. Smith Elementary School, was reportedly run over by a lawn mower while playing outside during recess Thursday. Aden's mother, Sabrina Kaiser, said the 5-year-old has a tire track across his belly, which is swollen and bruised, but he otherwise...
September 13, 2010 - 7:25am