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Stevens County Times
Benson man involved in MBA hockey charged with soliciting sex from minor over internet
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
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
Carl "Pee Wee" Manska
Robert "Bob" Stevenson
Wayne K. Schmidgall
Theodore Ronald Estenson
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
December 11, 2014
Local volunteers in Morris invited to Audubon Christmas Bird Count
MORRIS – Between Dec. 14, 2014 and Jan. 5, 2015, hawk-eyed volunteers across the country will brave various weather conditions to count birds during the annual Audubon Christmas Bird Count (CBC). On Dec. 17, birders and nature enthusiasts in Morris will take part in this tradition,...
December 11, 2014 - 5:11am
December 8, 2014
Trailblazers help kick off snowmobile season in Minnesota
By the time Minnesota’s snowmobile trails officially opened this week, members of the West Central Trailblazers had already put in countless...
December 8, 2014 - 1:52pm
November 24, 2014
University of Minnesota Extension: Winter bird feeding basics
This week’s snowfall had us scrambling to complete our late fall tasks. Collecting and storing garden tools and pots, putting away all our...
November 24, 2014 - 1:11pm
November 20, 2014
Community prepares grant application for bike path project
MORRIS – On Tuesday, Paul Rentz of Morris asked the Stevens County Board of Commissioners to sponsor a grant application for state funding to extend existing bike paths in the Morris area from County Road 10 near Pomme de Terre Park out to Highway 9. The proposed paved path would...
November 20, 2014 - 5:52pm
County approves DNR land purchase in Framnas Township
MORRIS – Despite lingering dissatisfaction with the Minnesota Department of Natural Resources, the Stevens County Board of Commissioners voted 4 to 1 to approve the purchase of about 133 acres of land in Framnas Township adjacent to the Benson Wildlife Management Area. Commissioner...
November 20, 2014 - 5:52pm
November 15, 2014
Dan Ehleringer: Calling for all snowmobile enthusiasts
The snow is already here and members of the West Central Trailblazer Snowmobile Club are working to get the local trails and equipment ready for the Dec. 1, 2014 opening. The West Central Trailblazers maintain and groom 273 miles of trails in Stevens, Pope, Douglas, Grant, and...
November 15, 2014 - 5:31am
October 4, 2014
Wet seasons are "new normal" for PDT Golf Club
MORRIS – For three of the last four years, heavy rain and flooding have caused problems at the Pomme de Terre Golf Club. This fall, staff...
October 4, 2014 - 5:29am
Shoreline project targets property on Perkins Lake
MORRIS -- Although there isn’t a lot of lakeshore in Stevens County, there are opportunities for property owners to make long-term improvements...
October 4, 2013 - 4:13pm
October 2, 2013
Will waterfowl return to Lake Christina this fall?
ASHBY, Minn. -- It's been almost 20 years since John Lindquist has stood on his narrow path of land that separates Lake Christina with Lake Anka in western Minnesota and seen the flocks of waterfowl that he got used to as a child. At its best, Lake Christina, about halfway between...
October 2, 2013 - 10:45am
August 9, 2013
Applications for September mentored waterfowl hunt due Aug. 12
Youth who want to experience waterfowl hunting for the first time can apply to be one of 65 participants in this year's mentored youth waterfowl hunt on Saturday, Sept. 7. Application deadline is Monday, Aug. 12. The hunts will be conducted at Hamden Slough near Detroit Lakes,...
August 9, 2013 - 3:30pm
July 22, 2013
DNR announces first August Canada goose season
Minnesota will conduct its first August Canada goose season from Saturday, Aug. 10 to Sunday, Aug. 25, the Department of Natural Resources (DNR) said. “The state’s Canada goose population is very high and exceeds our statewide goal,” said Steve Cordts, the DNR’s waterfowl...
July 22, 2013 - 1:48pm
Field trials bring lots of retrievers (and their people) to Morris area
The second of two field trials hosted by the West Central Minnesota Retriever Club this summer was held July 19-21 in the Morris area. Three of the 215 dogs entered to compete belong to Bobby Smith of Madison, Miss. His dogs are all Labradors: five-year-old Jake, three-year-old...
July 22, 2013 - 1:24pm
June 21, 2013
SWCD highlights projects in Stevens County on tour
MORRIS – On Wednesday, June 19, staff from the Stevens Soil and Water Conservation District showed off their work across the county during...
June 21, 2013 - 4:07pm
April 24, 2013
UMM studio art students collaborate with wetlands district
MORRIS — Studio art students from the University of Minnesota, Morris are bringing the prairie inside this spring. Students in Associate Professor...
April 24, 2013 - 2:04pm
April 23, 2013
U.S Fish and Wildlife Service plans prescribed fires
MORRIS – The Morris Wetland Management District is planning to conduct controlled burns this spring in Big Stone, Chippewa, Lac Qui Parle, Pope, Stevens, Swift, Traverse, and Yellow Medicine Counties. The burns will be starting in April, continuing through May, and into early June....
April 23, 2013 - 4:22pm