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Stevens County Times
Hancock School Board decides to use different levy option
Relay raises $72,500 so far (with video)
Morris Area board sets proposed project referendum date
Helping the garden grow
Officers on leave after shooting in Willmar, Minn.
Junior Legion: Morris falls to elimination bracket
Sunny skies for annual Marv Meyer Fun Run
Legion Baseball: Hancock eliminated from sub-district playoffs
Zosel heads to USF for golf
Amateur Baseball: Morris takes Stevens County with win at Hancock
Letter to the editor: Second amendment not under attack
Colorful crew tosses candy July 4
Stevens County Times Editorial: Take care of your lawn
Letter to the editor: Contact Senate about healthcare bill
Letter to the editor: Happy July 4
Active farming applications available July 24
Dairy hosts Open House
WROC's Features from the Farm: Research on industrial hemp
Taking a break from ag work
Weather dictating pace of spring field work
February 17, 2017
Hancock Record Editorial
For better or worse sports can bring us together.
February 17, 2017 - 4:09am
December 31, 2016
Editorial: Tourism has its challenges for Morris
Good luck to the Morris Tourism Board as it starts a three-month tourism marketing campaign with DAYTA of Waite Park. Morris and Stevens County have much to offer visitors but there are many challenges to attracting those tourists. The brand slogan for the tourism campaign is “It...
December 31, 2016 - 10:33am
August 13, 2016
Chip Hutcheson: We count on the mail, but the Postal Service is in trouble
I got the mail today. A couple of bills. A greeting card. Some catalogs. A newspaper. One package that my wife grabbed right away. (Wonder what that was?) Lately, it occurs to me how completely I take for granted that I will get the mail tomorrow.
August 13, 2016 - 8:38am
August 10, 2016
Steve Lang: Another peek under the (grandfather)hood
"The idea that no one is perfect is a view most commonly held by people with no grandchildren." — Doug Larson "Grandparents are there to help the child get into mischief they haven't thought of yet." — Gene Perret Shortly after returning from a 4,000-mile round trip, a...
August 10, 2016 - 11:00am
July 30, 2016
Noah Hultgren: Farmers are taking leadership role on water quality issue
As farmers, we're always working to improve how we grow food, feed, fiber and fuel for an increasing world population. And when it comes to the important issue of water quality and managing pollutants, farmers are already playing an important leadership role.
July 30, 2016 - 5:22am
Amy Klobuchar: Making sure our veterans get the care they deserve
When we ask our service members to put their lives on the line in defense of our nation, we make a commitment to give them the support they need when they come home. But too often, we fall short of that commitment, especially when it comes to healthcare.
July 30, 2016 - 5:21am
July 23, 2016
Steve Lang: Traversing inner space with sale-ing adventures
"I am the world's worst salesman. Therefore, I must make it easy for people to buy." — F. W. Woolworth "Art is making something out of nothing and selling it." — Frank Zappa No item truly sells itself any more than a story writes itself, but sometimes circumstances occur...
July 23, 2016 - 5:06am
July 16, 2016
Jeanne Massey and Tim Penny: The case for Ranked Choice Voting
Political dysfunction is deeper and more pervasive than ever this presidential election year. Extremism, polarization, divisiveness, negative campaigning, voter alienation — it's all there, and with every caucus and every primary, the corrosion worsens. Describing, in gruesome...
July 16, 2016 - 5:04am
July 2, 2016
Grant Herfindahl and Colleen Landkamer: Opening new markets for American agriculture
If you're looking for a growth industry, check out Minnesota's food and agricultural exports: The number of jobs supported by agricultural exports has been trending upward since the 1990s. More than one million American jobs are supported by agricultural exports, including 55,300...
July 2, 2016 - 5:01am
June 4, 2016
Lee Hamilton: The case for limited government
June 4, 2016 - 5:42am
Amy Klobuchar: Honoring our fallen heroes, respecting our veterans
Every year on Memorial Day, we remember those we have lost while they served in our military. It is a time to reflect on how we honor these fallen heroes and how we treat those who have followed, our brave veterans, with the dignity and respect they have earned.
June 4, 2016 - 5:40am
April 30, 2016
Emily Piper: Prevention key to stopping abuse, neglect
Far too often, children die or are seriously injured at the hands of those who are meant to love and care for them. And our first question is always, "Why?" Why did this happen? Why would someone hurt a child? Why didn't someone do something to help?
April 30, 2016 - 5:40am
April 16, 2016
Vern Rasmussen Jr.: State should embrace Governor's clean water infrastructure plan
As Minnesotans, we take pride in our state's bountiful rivers, lakes and streams. Our state flag prominently features the Mississippi River, our cars sport license plates touting our "10,000 lakes" (real Minnesotans know the actual number is closer to 12,000, but we don't like to...
April 16, 2016 - 5:18am
Loren Solberg: Clean Power Plan will penalize Minnesota for taking the lead in diversifying our energy portfolio
For many of us living in greater Minnesota, we understand what drives Main Street. Quite simply, our prosperity not only relies on our ability to compete regionally, but also globally. Minnesota has earned a reputation as being a great place for doing business. Unfortunately, new...
April 16, 2016 - 5:17am
April 9, 2016
Laura Finley: Politicians and Sexual Assault Awareness Month
April 9, 2016 - 5:27am