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Stevens County Times
In a dramatic late-night vote, the GOP health care bill got smacked down. John McCain swung the hammer.
Mall of America closes ride after Ohio State Fair accident involving similar attraction
Release of pet goldfish may have killed thousands of carp in southern Minnesota lake
Casting a rainbow during battle
Irondale marching band to perform July 27 at Big Cat
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
Rodney Owen Thompson
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
West-central Minnesota farmer a pioneer in raising Kernza
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
October 17, 2015
Supporters gather in Alexandria to discuss investments in mental health
ALEXANDRIA — Nearly eighty people gathered at the Broadway Ballroom Event Center in Alexandria last Friday, Oct.
October 17, 2015 - 5:07am
August 11, 2015
Reports of asphalt paving scam in Stevens County area
MORRIS — The Stevens County Sheriff's Office has received received numerous reports of an asphalt paving scam in the area. These individuals claim to have extra asphalt left over from a job and will pave your driveway for cash only.
August 11, 2015 - 3:07pm
August 10, 2015
Stevens County 4-H poultry contest will look different after state bans bird shows
MORRIS — Visitors to the Stevens County Fair won't hear the flapping, clucking and squawking they've come to expect in the Poultry Barn at the fair.
August 10, 2015 - 5:06am
August 8, 2015
Demo Derby adds lawn mower class for Stevens County Fair
MORRIS — The 142nd annual Stevens County Fair kicks off this Wednesday, Aug. 12 for a long weekend of fun and activities at the Stevens...
August 8, 2015 - 5:03am
July 31, 2015
Farmers speak out against new water rules at meeting with legislators, DNR
ALEXANDRIA — Farmers aren't happy with the process of getting permits for irrigating their fields. More than 50 irrigators and well...
July 31, 2015 - 2:48pm
July 24, 2015
LTD Riders say farewell "Until We Meet Again"
MORRIS — Since 2005, the LTD Motorcycle Memorial Tour has wound through west central Minnesota each July, providing an opportunity for...
July 24, 2015 - 3:44pm
July 11, 2015
Greg Wagner: A regional perspective on the state of manufacturing
Manufacturing is a big deal. Manufacturing plays a huge role in the west central Minnesota economy, in greater Minnesota, and the state as a whole. While most of the rest of the state and nation have seen employment in manufacturing decline, this region has seen employment grow. In...
July 11, 2015 - 5:50am
July 10, 2015
Teen dies from infection contracted after swimming in Lake Minnewaska
July 10, 2015 - 4:13pm
July 7, 2015
Child in critical condition after contracting rare brain infection swimming in Lake Minnewaska
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — A child is critically ill after developing a rare and severe brain infection while swimming in a central Minnesota lake, according to the Minnesota Department of Health. The child, who the Health Department did not identify, was swimming at Lake Minnewaska...
July 7, 2015 - 10:21pm
Nine year old Herman girl killed in farm accident
MORRIS — A nine-year-old girl was killed in a farm accident north of Chokio on Saturday, May 2, the Stevens County Sheriff's Office reported this week. At approximately 11:15 a.m. Saturday, the Stevens County Sheriff's Office responded to a farm accident in El Dorado Township,...
May 7, 2015 - 4:40pm
April 11, 2015
Downtown sidewalk project scheduled to begin May 4
MORRIS — A Minnesota Department of Transportation sidewalk construction project in downtown Morris is scheduled to begin on May 4. MnDOT provided updates on the project, one of 290 transportation construction projects scheduled statewide, during a construction kickoff meeting...
April 11, 2015 - 5:16am
March 17, 2015
Bill would protect big livestock producers from nuisance lawsuits
ST. PAUL — Operators of large livestock production operations say they face uncertainty because of potential unfounded nuisance lawsuits, but Aimee Goodwin claims her family was harmed by an unresponsive hog-raising neighbor and lawsuits should be allowed. After a debate...
March 17, 2015 - 5:14pm
February 21, 2015
Area soldiers remembered 10 years later
MORRIS — Ten years ago today, three area soldiers deployed with the Minnesota National Guard were killed in Iraq. Staff Sergeant David...
February 21, 2015 - 5:03am
February 18, 2015
State Patrol report: Assistant county attorney's death a suicide
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. — A Minnesota State Patrol investigation has ruled suicide as the cause of death in the fatal Dec. 22 chase that ended...
February 18, 2015 - 9:17am
February 12, 2015
Morrison Gallery seeks entries for POP < 5000
MORRIS – The University of Minnesota, Morris Edward J. and Helen Jane Morrison Gallery seeks entries for its upcoming exhibition POP < 5000....
February 12, 2015 - 5:25am