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Stevens County Times
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: Seven Owls recognized by Pheasant Conference
Legion Baseball: Wheaton downs Hancock in eight
Junior Legion: Morris 10-runs Benson
Legion Baseball: Hancock edges Morris
Legion Baseball: Willmar tops Morris
James "Jimb" Michael Mulholland
Lucille "Lucy" Ann Krupke Heil
Robert "Bob" Stevenson
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
Andi Van Kempen
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
February 18, 2013
MnDOT closes several SW highways
WILLMAR – Several stretches of highway have recently been closed in southwestern Minnesota. Minnesota Department of Transportation officials earlier today had predicted closures would not be forthcoming, but plows were pulled since early this evening and conditions have continued...
February 18, 2013 - 8:34pm
Blizzard conditions will continue this evening in western Minn.
Blizzard conditions will continue this evening across much of western Minnesota, the National Weather Service said late this afternoon. Strong northwest winds of 30 to 40 mph, with gusts of 45 or 50 mph, moved into west central Minnesota earlier today in the wake of a strong cold...
February 18, 2013 - 5:41pm
No unnecessary travel advised in west central Minn. tonight
WILLMAR – The Minnesota Department of Transportation is advising no unnecessary travel in the Willmar, Granite Falls, Montevideo, Madison, Olivia and Redwood Falls areas today because of blizzard conditions. High winds are resulting in blowing snow and reduced visibility. There...
February 18, 2013 - 2:49pm
Blizzard warning issued for much of west central Minnesota
WILLMAR – Rapidly changing weather conditions has put much of west central Minnesota, including Stevens County, under a blizzard warning that will continue until midnight. According to the National Weather Service in Chanhassen blizzard conditions are rapidly developing across western...
February 18, 2013 - 1:45pm
February 11, 2013
Morris digs out
MORRIS, Minn. -- A blizzard warning for west central Minnesota has been downgraded, but a winter weather advisory remains in effect until noon...
February 11, 2013 - 9:44am
February 9, 2013
City of Morris declares a two-day SNOW ALERT beginning Sunday, Feb. 10
The Director of Public Works for the City of Morris has declared a SNOW ALERT beginning at 12:01a.m., Sunday, Feb. 10. This snow alert shall be effective until 12:01a.m., Tuesday, Feb.12. Please note that this is a two day snow alert, please make arrangements to get your vehicles...
February 9, 2013 - 3:47pm
February 4, 2013
Climate outlooks indicate moisture, but drought isn't over yet
Although much of Minnesota is still in severe to extreme drought, University of Minnesota Extension climatologist Mark Seeley says the outlook shows a different story for late winter all the way into planting season. “By no means am I saying that the drought is ending, but agreement...
February 4, 2013 - 3:39pm
January 30, 2013
WIND CHILL WARNING issued from Wednesday night through Friday noon
The National Weather Service in Chanhassen, Minn., has issued a WIND CHILL WARNING for much of west central Minnesota from tonight through Friday noon. This WIND CHILL WARNING includes the following counties: Stevens, Douglas, Todd, Pope, Stearns, Lac qui Parle, Swift, Chippewa,...
January 30, 2013 - 8:40pm
January 28, 2013
A dense fog advisory issued for west central Minn., Stevens Co. may get snow
CHANHASSEN, Minn. - A very moist airmass spread across the snow pack which led to widespread fog today in west central Minnesota. The fog will become dense tonight as winds become light and variable, according to the National Weather Service. A dense fog advisory will remain in effect...
January 28, 2013 - 10:21pm
December 10, 2012
Morris digs out after season's first snow storm
Morris residents and business owners were still digging out Monday morning after a weekend snowstorm hit Minnesota. Around seven inches of snow fell in Morris. Other communities in West Central Minnesota saw over a foot of the white stuff. Sacred Heart measured 17.3 inches, while...
December 10, 2012 - 2:10pm
December 7, 2012
MnDOT urges motorists to prepare for winter driving conditions this weekend
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. - The Minnesota Department of Transportation urges motorists to check road conditions at www.511mn.org or call 511 before...
December 7, 2012 - 11:32am
March 30, 2012
Warm weekend in store
The area experienced a blend of clouds and some sunshine on Wednesday. The winds finally backed-down on Wednesday as well after very wind conditions...
March 30, 2012 - 4:18pm
March 21, 2012
Decent growing season ahead?
The Upper Midwest should see near-normal temperatures and precipitation in the upcoming growing season, a weather expert said. Leon Osborne, president of Meridian Environmental Technology in Grand Forks, N.D., spoke March 15 at the 50th annual International Sugarbeet Institute in...
March 21, 2012 - 12:15am
February 29, 2012
Central Plains thunderstorms hijack moisture from Northern Plains blizzard
The blizzard that wasn't left Hubbard County wind, but little snow. "You're not alone," laughed National Weather Service meteorologist Al Voelker. "From...
February 29, 2012 - 6:33am
February 28, 2012
Blizzard warning has been downgraded to a winter storm warning.
MORRIS, Minn. -- The blizzard warning for parts of west central Minnesota has been downgraded to a winter storm warning. Heavy snow will still...
February 28, 2012 - 4:51pm