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After budget veto, Minnesota Senate plans to shut down in July; House in September
Hoeven not ready to weigh in on Senate health bill, while Heitkamp says it'll make care unaffordable
Minnesota farm couple raising sheep to help in treating human disease
More storm help could be coming from state
The circus came to Hancock
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
James "Jimb" Michael Mulholland
Lucille "Lucy" Ann Krupke Heil
Carl "Pee Wee" Manska
Continuity and Change
Letter to the editor: Thank you for poppy support; Legion Auxiliary needs you
Commentary: A poem for veterans
Letter to the editor: Thanks Town and Country
Bits and Pieces: More on the naturalization exam
Hancock Record Open House
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
November 24, 2014
Winter truck load increases begin today for north, north central frost zones
ST. PAUL, Minn. – Winter truck load increases will begin Monday, Nov. 24, on unrestricted highways in the north and north central frost zones, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. Vehicles will be allowed to operate up to 10 percent over the standard legal...
November 24, 2014 - 9:24am
November 14, 2014
Slow-moving equipment on highways around Morris on Friday
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – Motorists in the Morris, Wheaton, Ortonville and Appleton areas will encounter slow-moving equipment on several highways on Friday, Nov. 14. Minnesota Department of Transportation crews will use motor graders to help scrape off compaction from area highways. The...
November 14, 2014 - 5:32am
September 20, 2014
New WCROC scientist studies microbes for renewable fuels
MORRIS – When most people think of farming, they imagine fields planted with food crops like corn and soybeans or biofuel crops like canola...
September 20, 2014 - 5:30am
July 24, 2014
Highway 27 now open between Hoffman and Alexandria
Motorists can now travel on Highway 27 between Interstate 94 and Hoffman. Crews have lifted the detour, however, work will continue in the construction zone. Motorists will encounter occasional lane closures and shoulder work through next week, weather permitting. The work...
July 24, 2014 - 9:02am
June 13, 2014
Amtrak's detours Empire Builder passenger train passing through region this afternoon
WILLMAR - Amtrak’s Empire Builder train riders are getting a major detour through west central Minnesota today due to a freight train derailment...
June 13, 2014 - 2:16pm
June 3, 2014
MPCA requests comments on new dairy feedlot near Morris
ST. PAUL – The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) is inviting public comment on an Environmental Assessment Worksheet (EAW) for a new dairy cow feedlot near Morris. The 30-day comment period will end June 26, 2014. Riverview proposes to build a new dairy farm, Baker Dairy,...
June 3, 2014 - 3:34pm
April 26, 2014
Michael Haynes: Working together will help build a bigger, better, bolder community
MORRIS – Teamwork, teamwork, and more teamwork. Individuals (and groups) working together as a team can make positive changes in Stevens County’s future, our future. An alarm bell is sounding right now. It began ringing some time in the distant past. Very softly at first,...
April 26, 2014 - 5:13am
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 29, 2014
Stevens County launches GIS website
MORRIS – Want to know who owns a particular parcel of land in Everglade Township? Curious which sections are included in County Ditch 1? That...
March 29, 2014 - 5:54am
March 21, 2014
Stevens County votes to join five-county public health organization
MORRIS – On Tuesday, the Stevens County Board of Commissioners voted to join a proposed five county public health department that has been under review for the last two years. “The reason that we began looking at this was to assure we have strong public health services into...
March 21, 2014 - 4:16pm
March 11, 2014
Rainbow Rider running in the red
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- Public transportation provider Rainbow Rider is faced with a $100,000 budget shortfall for 2013 and is asking the counties it serves to help cover the deficit. On Tuesday, March 4, Douglas County commissioners heard a brief report from Harold Jennissen, transit...
March 11, 2014 - 11:16am
February 8, 2014
Sen. Lyle Koenen: Broadband expansion key to improving life in Minnesota
It has become crystal clear, no matter if you live on the flat prairie fields of southwest Minnesota or in downtown Minneapolis that technology and our access to high-speed Internet improves all areas of life. Unfortunately, despite living in the 21st century, there are large portions...
February 8, 2014 - 5:26am
January 27, 2014
Dangerous wind chills to continue through midday Tuesday
Dangerous wind chills are expected continue in west central Minnesota today through midday Tuesday, according to the National Weather Service....
January 27, 2014 - 9:29am
Road conditions improving in region, some highways still closed
Road conditions across much of west central Minnesota have improved as of 9 a.m. this morning, according to the Minnesota Department of Transportation. MnDOT’s 511MN.org website shows most highways in the region in fair driving condition at this time. Several roads in the...
January 27, 2014 - 9:05am
January 16, 2014
Engineers propose $9.4 million water treatment facility for Morris
MORRIS – An engineering firm is recommending that the city of Morris build a $9.4 million water treatment plant to improve aging infrastructure and help the city of Morris meet nationally mandated levels for water quality. Kris Swanson, an engineer with Bolton and Menk, presented...
January 16, 2014 - 2:09pm