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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
WCROC Features from the Farm: Research on perennials continues
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
February 11, 2009
Mulder: Recall, injunction difficult challenges for opponents to mount
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune Jail opponents seeking to recall Stevens County Commissioner Don Munsterman face a steep challenge, and their efforts to stop a vote on the sale of bonds for the facility could be equally difficult, according to the executive director of the Association...
February 11, 2009 - 12:00am
Munsterman target of recall effort
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune A group of Stevens County residents frustrated by their inability to get three commissioners to delay a building...
February 11, 2009 - 12:00am
January 21, 2009
County approves bond sale for building project
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune The Stevens County Board of Commissioners approved beginning final design documents and selling bonds for a $15 million...
January 21, 2009 - 12:00am
January 7, 2009
Commissioners vote down measure to postpone building
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune Stevens County residents opposed to including a jail in the county's proposed building project asked for a postponement...
January 7, 2009 - 12:00am
December 18, 2008
City Planning Commission OKs county permit
The Morris Planning Commission approved a conditional-use permit that, if approved by the City Council, will allow Stevens County to move ahead on its $15 million building project. The Planning Commission on Tuesday reviewed county plans for the project, which includes a courthouse...
December 18, 2008 - 12:00am
December 17, 2008
Residents ask county board about building project, request it be postponed
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune About 90 people gathered Tuesday to hear Stevens County Commissioners explain their vote to move ahead with a $15...
December 17, 2008 - 12:00am
December 13, 2008
County, residents to discuss building project Tuesday
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune A group of Stevens County residents will be at the board of commissioners meeting Tuesday to ask that a $15 million building project be postponed. The board meets in its regular session beginning at 9 a.m. The commissioners are scheduled to address the...
December 13, 2008 - 12:00am
November 15, 2008
City's Planning Commission will review county building project
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune The Morris Planning Commission is expected to review and hold a public hearing on a conditional-use permit request...
November 15, 2008 - 12:00am
November 8, 2008
New plans downsize jail, LEC to stay within county's budget
By Kayla Kloos Sun Tribune The size of the proposed Stevens County jail may be reduced to keep the project under financial limits. Representatives from Kline McCarthy Architects and the Contegrity project management firm met with the Stevens County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday...
November 8, 2008 - 12:00am
August 20, 2008
County to hold October public meetings on jail and courthouse projects
By Kayla Kloos Sun Tribune The Stevens County Board of Commissioners' jail and courthouse building project committee is expected to schedule public meetings in early October to detail plans for the $15 million project. The board committee also is meeting with Morris City Manager...
August 20, 2008 - 12:00am
August 5, 2008
Renville County opens new jail
By Tom Cherveny West Central Tribune OLIVIA -- Renville County's jail population swelled to well over 1,000 on Wednesday, but all of the guests were short-timers. They had come to tour the county's new jail facility in Olivia during an open house hosted last week. The jail should...
August 5, 2008 - 12:00am
July 23, 2008
County gets first look at building costs, tax impact
By Kayla Kloos Sun Tribune The Stevens County Board of Commissioners reviewed preliminary funding information for a jail construction and courthouse renovation project they approved last week. The county board met in a work session Tuesday to discuss financing for the project with...
July 23, 2008 - 12:00am
July 12, 2008
Commissioners expected to make decisions on jail and courthouse projects Tuesday
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune The Stevens County Board of Commissioners could make decisions Tuesday about its building needs, including a jail, courthouse renovations and other projects. The commissioners meet at 9 a.m. Tuesday, July 15, at the courthouse. The board has been reviewing...
July 12, 2008 - 12:00am
May 31, 2008
County board studying tax impact of jail, rehab project
A Stevens County resident who owns a $175,000 home will see annual tax increases of about $160 should the county board approve a jail construction and courthouse renovation plan. Carolyn Drude of Ehlers and Associates on Tuesday reviewed preliminary costs of the project the commissioners...
May 31, 2008 - 12:00am
May 17, 2008
County building decisions loom
By Kim Ukura Sun Tribune If the Stevens County Board of Commissioners stays on track, Stevens County residents could see the long-talked about courthouse remodel and jail construction project begin as early as March 2009. However, the board has still not made a final decision about...
May 17, 2008 - 12:00am