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Stevens County Times
Farm groups applaud withdrawal of WOTUS rule
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
Amateur Baseball: Orphans over Chokio in comeback fashion
Legion Baseball: Errors costly against Glenwood/Lowry
Legion Baseball: Hancock powers past Osakis
Amateur Baseball: Eagles sweep competition at Hinckley Invite
Prep Baseball: Metzger named to all-section team
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
February 24, 2016
Local caucus goers will make voices heard on Super Tuesday
ST. PAUL — Presidential candidates have given Minnesota a bit more love than usual this year as the state holds its precinct caucuses...
February 24, 2016 - 4:49pm
September 21, 2015
McNamar will seek DFL endorsement for House District 12A
ELBOW LAKE — Former state representative Jay McNamar has announced that he will seek the DFL endorsement to run for the District 12A seat...
September 21, 2015 - 10:30am
January 27, 2015
Peterson to run again in Minnesota’s 7th District
WASHINGTON – There’s no waiting game for U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson this year. Peterson, a Detroit Lakes Democrat who represents Minnesota’s sprawling 7th Congressional District, which stretches along the western edge of Minnesota, said through a spokeswoman Tuesday that...
January 27, 2015 - 4:26pm
November 14, 2014
Drawing straws for Stevens County Commissioner seat UPDATE
MORRIS, Minn. - The race for District 5 Stevens County Commissioner came down to a game of chance, and incumbent Phil Gausman drew the long straw...
November 14, 2014 - 9:08am
November 7, 2014
Recount for District 5 County Commissioner race set for Wednesday
MORRIS – There will be a recount for Stevens County Commissioner in District 5, where the two candidates were separated by just one vote after the unofficial results were tallied. Challenger Lauria Vavra earned 411 votes, while incumbent Phil Gausman received 410 votes. Gausman...
November 7, 2014 - 3:33pm
November 5, 2014
GOP takes control of Minnesota House
ST. PAUL – Victories in greater Minnesota on Tuesday delivered the state House back to GOP control. It was a lonely GOP victory in what otherwise was an election day Democrats dominated in state races. Republicans picked up DFL seats in many rural areas, helping the GOP...
November 5, 2014 - 1:30am
DFL appears to sweep statewide offices
MOORHEAD – Democratic candidates were leading races for statewide office in Minnesota Tuesday, with only the race for secretary of state close. Final results were not available. For Minnesota attorney general, two-term incumbent and Democratic-Farmer-Labor (DFL) candidate...
November 5, 2014 - 1:23am
Recount coming for Stevens County Commissioner race
MORRIS – There will be a recount for Stevens County Commissioner in District 5, where the two candidates were separated by just two votes after the unofficial results were tallied. Challenger Lauria Vavra earned 411 votes, while incumbent Phil Gausman received 409 votes. Because...
November 5, 2014 - 1:17am
Update: Jeff Backer defeats Jay McNamar in District 12A race
MORRIS – With nearly 100 percent of precincts reporting, Republican Jeff Backer has defeated Democrat Jay McNamar in the Minnesota House District 12A race. With 144 of 147 precincts reporting, Backer received 52. percent of the vote (8,588 votes) compared to McNamar, who collected...
November 5, 2014 - 1:00am
November 4, 2014
Questions raised over same-day registration for UMM students
MORRIS – Some students at the University of Minnesota, Morris were not able to vote after a disagreement over ID requirements for same-day voter registration for students. Erik Hatlestad, UMM Campus Organizer for the Minnesota Public Interest Research Group (MPIRG), said students...
November 4, 2014 - 5:32pm
Get out to vote Tuesday
MORRIS – Election Day is Tuesday, Nov. 4, and Stevens County residents will have the chance to cast their votes in many national, state, and...
November 4, 2014 - 11:13am
October 25, 2014
Morris Sun Tribune Endorsement: Jay McNamar has earned a second term
Good governance requires compromise. Although we don’t like to admit it, the power of rural votes is diminishing as our state’s population shifts towards the metro area. Over the last two years, Rep. Jay McNamar has worked hard to gather allies from across the state and make...
October 25, 2014 - 5:26am
October 24, 2014
School board candidates meet in forum
MORRIS – The Morris Area School Board will look drastically different beginning in 2015. Six school board members will finish their terms...
October 24, 2014 - 3:41pm
October 18, 2014
Jobs top of mind for mayor, city council candidates
MORRIS – Morris residents will have two choices for mayor and three choices for city council when they go to the polls this November. Candidates for these positions introduced themselves and shared some of their visions for the future of Morris at a candidate forum at the American...
October 18, 2014 - 5:47am
County candidates share ideas for future at forum
MORRIS – Candidates for the Stevens County Board of Commissioners and Stevens County Auditor/Treasurer had the chance to introduce themselves...
October 18, 2014 - 5:46am