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Suicides make up bulk of gun deaths in ND, MN
Iowa county has access to own K9, surrounding units
Veterans Day program in Morris set for Nov. 13
Volleyball: UM-Morris splits road games
Football: UM-Morris fall in fourth quarter
Cross Country: Cougars fourth, fifth in final tuneup
Soccer: UM-Morris men records sixth UMAC shutout
Soccer: Cougars clinch playoff berth with win
Dennis R. Joos
Thomas L. Hoffman
Phillip J. Koehntop
Harvey S. Flaten
Stevens County Times Editorial: Abusers count on silence
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
Charlotte Jane Thompson
Ryker Andrew Schaefer
Luis Dale Grimm
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
August 12, 2014
Jeff Backer takes District 12A Republican primary
MORRIS – With nearly all precints reporting, Jeff Backer of Browns Valley is leading Nancy Taffe of Morris in the Republican primary for Minnesota House District 12A. As of 11:30 p.m., Backer had 1,705 votes (55 percent) while Taffe had 1,375 votes (45 percent). Incumbent...
August 12, 2014 - 11:27pm
Jeff Backer leads Nancy Taffe in District 12A primary
MORRIS – With nearly 50 percent of precincts reporting, Jeff Backer of Browns Valley is leading Nancy Taffe of Morris 75 percent to 25 percent in the Republican primary for Minnesota House District 12A.
August 12, 2014 - 10:19pm
August 10, 2014
How can I register to vote in Minnesota?
In Minnesota, you may register to vote at least 21 days prior to an election or on election day at your polling place. You must re-register each time you change address, change names or do not vote for four years in a row. To be eligible to register on election day you must:...
August 10, 2014 - 5:25am
District 12A Republicans have primary choice Tuesday
MORRIS – In Minnesota’s primary election this Tuesday, Aug. 12, residents of Stevens County will have the chance to vote in several races, including a primary race to determine the Republican challenger in House District 12A. Jeff Backer of Browns Valley and Nancy Taffe of...
August 10, 2014 - 5:22am
July 28, 2014
Filing for city, school board seats opens Tuesday
MORRIS – The filing period for city council and school board seats up for election in November 2014 begins at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, July 29 and ends at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 12. Terms for Mayor Sheldon Giese and City Council members Jeff Miller and Brian Solvie will conclude...
July 28, 2014 - 5:33am
Literature in a Hurry: Welcoming new voices during the election season
Voting for the people who will represent us at the local, state and federal level is one of a citizen’s most important civic functions. I’m proud to live in a state that makes voting easy for everyone, and proud to work in an industry that tries to help citizens make informed...
June 28, 2014 - 5:32am
June 13, 2014
Candidate Kurt Zellers makes stop in Morris
MORRIS – Republican gubernatorial candidate Kurt Zellers and his running mate, Dean Simpson, visited Morris on Wednesday, June 11 to talk with...
June 13, 2014 - 4:05pm
June 6, 2014
Filing period for state, county elections closes
MORRIS – The filing period has closed for several statewide and county offices. Here’s a rundown of the local seats up for election and the candidates who have filed. Minnesota’s primary election is Tuesday, Aug. 12. State Representative District 12A – Incumbent...
June 6, 2014 - 4:14pm
May 20, 2014
Filing for federal, state and county offices opens today
MORRIS – The filing period for federal, state and county offices up for election in November 2014 begins at 8 a.m. today, Tuesday, May 20, and ends at 5 p.m. on Tuesday, June 3. Candidates filing for federal office need to file with the Office of the Secretary of State in St....
May 20, 2014 - 5:05am
April 25, 2014
Nancy Taffe will continue campaign for state representative
MORRIS – Nancy Taffe of Morris announced Wednesday that she will continue her campaign for the House of Representatives in District 12A and...
April 25, 2014 - 8:55am
April 1, 2014
Pope County Commissioner Gordy Wagner exploring run in House District 12B
GLENWOOD — Pope County Commissioner Gordy Wagner of Glenwood is exploring a possible run for the District 12B Minnesota House of Representatives...
April 1, 2014 - 4:24pm
March 25, 2014
District 12A Republicans endorse Jeff Backer
MORRIS – District 12A Republicans endorsed Jeff Backer of Browns Valley to challenge incumbent Rep. Jay McNamar, DFL-Elbow Lake, in the general...
March 25, 2014 - 12:23pm
March 17, 2014
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson will seek re-election
MOORHEAD - U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson, the congressman who represents Moorhead and Clay County, announced Monday morning that he plans to run for re-election. Peterson, a Democrat from Detroit Lakes, will seek his 13th term in Congress in November's election. He'll likely face...
March 17, 2014 - 12:56pm
March 13, 2014
Stevens County Republicans hold county convention
MORRIS – Delegates at the Stevens County Republicans annual convention voiced support for resolutions to the party platform that would protect gun ownership and repeal gay marriage. Delegates also heard from candidates seeking an endorsement in the District 12A race for the Minnesota...
March 13, 2014 - 10:09am
February 5, 2014
Ortman, Seifert take GOP polls statewide and in Stevens County
ST. PAUL – Minnesota Republicans gave U.S. Senate candidate Julianne Ortman and governor candidate Marty Seifert bragging rights at Tuesday night's precinct caucuses. With 97 percent of straw poll votes counted Wednesday, the two came out atop crowded fields of candidates looking...
February 5, 2014 - 4:34pm