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Suicides make up bulk of gun deaths in ND, MN
Iowa county has access to own K9, surrounding units
Veterans Day program in Morris set for Nov. 13
Volleyball: UM-Morris splits road games
Football: UM-Morris fall in fourth quarter
Cross Country: Cougars fourth, fifth in final tuneup
Soccer: UM-Morris men records sixth UMAC shutout
Soccer: Cougars clinch playoff berth with win
Dennis R. Joos
Thomas L. Hoffman
Phillip J. Koehntop
Harvey S. Flaten
Stevens County Times Editorial: Abusers count on silence
Stevens County Times Editorial: Donation important in the need to educate public on mental health issues
Letter to the editor: Taxpayers need explanation on school; maintenance plan needed
Letter to the editor: Board chairman comments on school project
Letter to the editor: Explanation needed on Morris Area School project
Charlotte Jane Thompson
Ryker Andrew Schaefer
Luis Dale Grimm
Ag credit counselor, mediator say new lending rules hit hard
Buying local fuels communities
Congressional committee hears Minnesota ideas for farm bill
Speakers talk about importance of farm bill to rural America
West-central Minnesota farmer a pioneer in raising Kernza
July 13, 2009
Minnesota school districts preparing for pay freezes
As Minnesota school districts gear up for salary negotiations this summer, "pay freeze" is shaping up to be a catch phrase. In Breckenridge,...
July 13, 2009 - 5:15am
May 23, 2009
The end of the school year is quickly approaching, and I am quite certain students are excited for summer vacation to get here. We remain focused...
May 23, 2009 - 3:05pm
May 4, 2009
H1N1 threat forces school closures
Further investigation by the Minnesota Department of Health has determined that two of Minnesota's cases of probable H1N1 novel influenza virus are in persons in two schools. As a result, school officials have decided to close the schools Monday as a precaution. One of the individuals...
May 4, 2009 - 1:03pm
April 25, 2009
Monday, April 27 MCA II Reading Test- Grades 7-8- Hours 1-3 State FFA Convention- St. Paul BG- Ortonville- Away- 11:00 am GG- Ortonville-...
April 25, 2009 - 3:26pm
April 11, 2009
Although I say it with a bit of hesitancy, there is no reluctance when I state that spring is finally here! It has been a wild winter and - like always - there is much to share. The most frequent question I have heard recently is, "what is the district going to do to make up snow...
April 11, 2009 - 4:19pm
March 17, 2009
Rural lawmakers defeat school sharing, for now
ST. PAUL - Rural lawmakers afraid that local firms could lose business helped defeat a proposal to encourage school districts to work together. Senate Minority Leader David Senjem, R-Rochester, said he fears the bill could force schools to buy from someone other than local businesses....
March 17, 2009 - 10:00am
March 13, 2009
Stimulus money may have drawbacks for area schools
The federal stimulus package passed last month by Congress and signed into law by President Barack Obama looked to be a boon to area school districts on looking at the numbers alone. However, the money that schools may get could be significantly lower than initially estimated, because...
March 13, 2009 - 2:14pm
March 11, 2009
District faces bus garage lease increase
The Park Rapids School Board is looking into other options after receiving a proposed one-year bus garage lease almost doubled from the previous...
March 11, 2009 - 9:50am
February 3, 2009
Schools could get boost from 'stimulus'
The federal stimulus package that was passed by the U.S.
February 3, 2009 - 12:00am
The School Board of Independent School District 769, Morris Area Schools, will meet in regular session on Monday, Jan. 5, 2009 at 4:30 p.m.
January 3, 2009 - 12:00am
December 18, 2008
Morris Area ranks high in U.S. News' study
The Morris Area High School will be honored Monday for its performance in U.S.
December 18, 2008 - 12:00am
November 25, 2008
Four-day school week going well at MACCRAY
By Pippi Mayfield Detroit Lakes Newspapers In what started out as an economic move, the MACCRAY School District switched to a four-day school week. That move is now seen as a benefit to education foremost and an economic benefit secondly. The MACCRAY district is a consolidation...
November 25, 2008 - 12:00am
November 22, 2008
Building a foundation for Morris Area schools
By Tom Larson Sun Tribune The Morris Area Public Schools Foundation's next application round will begin soon after the holiday season, and...
November 22, 2008 - 12:00am
July 12, 2008
Residents asked to complete survey on environment, personal habits
Morris residents will soon receive a mailed survey asking about their views and practices regarding recycling, green housing, local foods and others issues that have an impact on the environment. The survey will contain a self-addressed, stamped envelope.
July 12, 2008 - 12:00am
July 2, 2008
Across grades, area students perform well on state's MCA-II tests
Math and Reading MCA-II assessments were up slightly in 2008, according to results from the Minnesota Department of Education. Minnesota students made the biggest gains in 10th-grade reading, with a 9 percent increase. In Stevens County, at Morris Area, a significant majority of...
July 2, 2008 - 12:00am