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MAES students share world knowledge (with video)
Vet finds a place at Veterans Day program
Where and how to buy your turkey from a Minnesota turkey farmer
Sports Schedule for Saturday, Nov. 18
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
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
William Roger Loberg
Abigail Cassandra-Joan Mogler
Khamora Johnay Mary Anderson
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
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 26, 2016
MnDOT: Construction on I-94 will impact Memorial Day weekend travel
ST. PAUL – Construction projects along Interstate 94 could cause delays for travelers over the Memorial Day weekend holiday. During the summer construction season, the Minnesota Department of Transportation urges motorists to use extra caution while driving through highway work...
May 26, 2016 - 3:47pm
May 24, 2016
“Mumble strip” installation begins May 31 on west central highways
DETROIT LAKES – Motorists on several west central Minnesota highways will soon encounter a quieter form of rumble strips on the roadway. Crews will begin installing sinusoidal centerline rumble strips, or “mumble strips,” on 13 highways starting May 31. Highway 28 from Morris...
May 24, 2016 - 4:43pm
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
Weekend frost nips some farm fields, time will tell if damage warrants replanting
WILLMAR — Two days of early morning frost over the weekend in central Minnesota may cause problems for early planted crops. Reports of damage vary in the region — and it will take another day or two to determine what the true impact will be — but so far it looks...
May 17, 2016 - 2:32pm
Growing Green: Summer lawn care
With this odd start to the summer season, many seem confused about this season’s lawn care. What is an appropriate mower height? How often and how much should I water? When is the best time to fertilize, dethatch and renovate existing lawns? For the answers to these questions, you...
May 17, 2016 - 4:58am
May 10, 2016
Growing Green: Planting Trees
This unseasonably warm spring has encouraged avid home gardeners to get a jump start on their veggies. Potatoes, onions, peas, lettuce, spinach and radish have been planted, and it’s just about warm enough to get the tomatoes, beans and peppers in the ground. You want the soil...
May 10, 2016 - 5:53am
May 3, 2016
Burning household garbage source of pollution, report says
ST. PAUL – Illegal garbage burning – in open fires and burn barrels – is a persistent source of pollution in Minnesota, according to a feature story in the May–June Minnesota Conservation Volunteer magazine. Burning garbage can release toxins into the surrounding air, soil...
May 3, 2016 - 10:29am
April 28, 2016
History of the Morris Fire Department to be featured on Postcards May 1
MORRIS – “When the Call Comes,” a documentary about the history of the Morris Fire Department, will be broadcasted on Pioneer Public Television...
April 28, 2016 - 1:56pm
April 23, 2016
UPDATE: Kensington man killed in one-car rollover (April 2016)
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. - Authorities have identified the driver who was killed in a roll-over south of Kensington early Saturday morning. The crash happened at about 6 a.m. on Pope Douglas Road SW. Douglas County law enforcement has determined that a 1999 Ford Taurus was being driven...
April 23, 2016 - 4:16pm
April 16, 2016
Cyrus celebrates new fire hall, city office
MORRIS — The city of Cyrus and the Cyrus Fire Department celebrated the completion of a new fire hall, city office and community center...
April 16, 2016 - 5:21am
April 11, 2016
Stevens County joins in Severe Weather Awareness Week drills
MORRIS — Stevens County will join the state of Minnesota recognizing Severe Weather Awareness Week from April 11 to 15. On Thursday, April...
April 11, 2016 - 3:32pm
Growing Green: Peony Care for your Home Garden
This early spring weather has had many benefits. The ground has thawed, mud season was short, and many early flowering plants are beginning to emerge…but wait, is that snow I am hearing in the forecast? What’s a gardener to do?
April 11, 2016 - 3:17am
March 29, 2016
Growing Green: Grow a Rainbow for Health and Nutrition
I love fresh, garden grown, produce! In March, I start my seeds and dream of the day I will harvest my first fruits and vegetables! There are so many varieties and so many shapes, colors, textures. Which, in the long run, will be the best to grow; the healthiest to eat? Look for...
March 29, 2016 - 2:18pm