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Stevens County Times
Wayne & Jean's Evergreens win again in Parade of Lights (with video)
Young says communication will help grow RFC
Harvest continues in Stevens County
Woman has minor injuries from two-vehicle crash
Messner wants to draw more of community to RFC
Sports Schedule for Friday, Nov. 17
Basketball: Cougar men drop opener to Cobbers
Basketball: UM-Morris falls in season opener
Football: Special Teams duo earn all-UMAC for UM-Morris
Sports Schedule for Thursday, Nov. 16
Robert Belew Holmes
June J. Rathke
Commentary: 'Honor our Old Glory'
Letter to the editor: Vote yes for children on Nov. 7
Letter to the editor: Support the Morris Area Schools referendum
Ghosts in Stevens County? Editor's column
Stevens County Times Editorial: Abusers count on silence
Brianna Marie Schaefer
Darren Michael Koehl
Features from the Farm: News from the West Central Research and Outreach Center
Nov. 15 meeting on Farm Rental Agreements in Alexandria
Holloway farmer named American Star Farmer by National FFA
Features from the Farm: UMM students develop application for horticulture gardens
Ag credit counselor, mediator say new lending rules hit hard
August 10, 2017
Armed standoff in Appleton results in criminal charges
BENSON — An armed standoff last month in Appleton has resulted in criminal charges for a man who held a SWAT team at bay outside his house...
August 10, 2017 - 6:48am
May 4, 2017
Employee killed in accident at West River Dairy (2016)
An employee was killed in a farm accident at West River Dairy in Stevens County in the early morning hours of Sunday, July 31, 2016.
May 4, 2017 - 10:34am
April 1, 2017
What is Minnesota's buffer strip law?
GRAND FORKS, N.D.—The buffer strip law in Minnesota has been a hot topic, but what exactly is it, why has it been so contentious and what's...
April 1, 2017 - 3:30pm
Traill the healthiest county in North Dakota, study shows
HILLSBORO, N.D.—Residents in Traill County are the healthiest people in North Dakota, according to a University of Wisconsin study. The...
April 1, 2017 - 1:45pm
August 2, 2016
Committee looks to lengthen runway at Morris Airport
MORRIS — Keith Davison, chairman of the Morris Municipal Airport Advisory Committee, told the Stevens County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday that the group is looking at extending the length of the runway at the airport to accommodate larger planes. "This is the only airport...
August 2, 2016 - 3:47pm
August 1, 2016
U.S. House Agriculture Committee chairman visits Minnesota
WILLMAR — When he works on the federal 2018 Farm Bill, U.S. Rep. Mike Conaway says he will be thinking about moms on food stamps and how...
August 1, 2016 - 3:24pm
July 27, 2016
Highway 59, Highway 28 intersection closes Aug. 1
DETROIT LAKES — The intersection of Highway 59 and Highway 28 in Morris will close to all vehicles starting Monday, Aug. 1. Traffic on...
July 27, 2016 - 1:40pm
July 19, 2016
'Appleton option' to reopen western Minn. private prison stays the course
APPLETON — Legislation to reopen the Prairie Correctional Facility in Appleton was met by angry protesters at its most important hearing, amendments from the floor to kill it, and public opposition from the state's employees union. And this was in the House, where the legislation...
July 19, 2016 - 3:17pm
Group Cares Camp participants rehab 24 homes in region
HERMAN — On Saturday, July 2 the Herman Norcross Community School became much quieter after a week filled with over 200 adult and teenage...
July 19, 2016 - 2:39pm
July 6, 2016
Helmer Companies selling publications to Forum Communications
FARGO — Forum Communications Company, or FCC, announced it is entering into an agreement to purchase the publications and a carrier delivery company owned by Helmer Printing. The deal closed Monday, June 27. Helmer Printing is a third-generation, family-owned company based in...
July 6, 2016 - 1:36pm
June 23, 2016
Minnesota ranks No. 1, North Dakota eighth in child well-being
MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota is ranked No. 1 nationally in child well-being, while North Dakota is ranked No. 8, in the 2016 KIDS COUNT Data Book released this week. It's the second year in a row that Minnesota has earned the top ranking, thanks to being ranked first in measures...
June 23, 2016 - 9:43am
June 21, 2016
Highway 59 north of Morris to be resurfaced in summer 2016
MORRIS — Area residents will need to avoid driving on Highway 59 north of Morris for much of the summer while 11 miles of the existing roadway are resurfaced with concrete. In addition to resurfacing, the project will also modify the existing intersection of Highway 59 and Highway...
June 21, 2016 - 2:09pm
June 1, 2016
Getting rid of 'accidents': Local safety agencies say 'crash' instead
FARGO — "There's been an accident." It's a phrase that provokes fear, anxiety and heartbreak, all at once. And it's one that safety officials in North Dakota and Minnesota would rather not hear at all, not only because of its implications, but also because it isn't accurate,...
June 1, 2016 - 5:05am
May 31, 2016
Emergency responders called to emergency plane landing at Morris Airport
MORRIS — Stevens County emergency responders were called to the Morris Municipal Airport on Thursday, May 26 to assist with an emergency...
May 31, 2016 - 12:09pm
May 17, 2016
Central Lakes Symphony to celebrate Scandinavian heritage through music with guest musician from UMM
ALEXANDRIA — In a region steeped in Northern European tradition, it's only fitting that a local music group would take on the classics...
May 17, 2016 - 5:49pm