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Stevens County Times
Relay raises $72,500 so far (with video)
Morris Area board sets proposed project referendum date
Helping the garden grow
Officers on leave after shooting in Willmar, Minn.
McFeely: Is Michele Bachmann dipping her toe in Minnesota governor race?
Junior Legion: Morris falls to elimination bracket
Sunny skies for annual Marv Meyer Fun Run
Legion Baseball: Hancock eliminated from sub-district playoffs
Zosel heads to USF for golf
Amateur Baseball: Morris takes Stevens County with win at Hancock
Letter to the editor: Second amendment not under attack
Colorful crew tosses candy July 4
Stevens County Times Editorial: Take care of your lawn
Letter to the editor: Contact Senate about healthcare bill
Letter to the editor: Happy July 4
Active farming applications available July 24
Dairy hosts 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
February 13, 2016
Building a green dairy on the prairie
MORRIS — Later this spring, two new wind turbines and a new solar array will be installed at the West Central Research and Outreach Center...
February 13, 2016 - 5:52am
February 10, 2016
High court maintains conviction in Eric Dean death
ST. PAUL -- The Minnesota Supreme Court rejected an appeal of the woman convicted in the death of 4-year-old Eric Dean three years ago. Wednesday's ruling says Amanda Lea Peltier's trial was fair and her life sentence, with the possibility of supervised release after 30 years, will...
February 10, 2016 - 11:41am
January 29, 2016
Western Minnesota has role in slowing climate change
A front-row seat in Paris helped University of Minnesota, Morris professor Arne Kildegaard see the potential of an agricultural region in addressing...
January 29, 2016 - 4:22pm
January 23, 2016
Collaboration key for retiring judge who helped bring drug court to Stevens County
MORRIS — Last Thursday, Jan. 14, the courtroom at the Stevens County Courthouse was filled with sounds that can be unfamiliar in a court...
January 23, 2016 - 5:44am
December 15, 2015
Man charged with moving body of teen who disappeared
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. -- A man has been charged in connection with the death of a Minnesota college student who disappeared this fall, her body later...
December 15, 2015 - 11:40am
Couple donating new studio for Pioneer Public TV
GRANITE FALLS, Minn. - A new headquarters and studio are being donated and the Pioneer Public Television will be moving from Appleton to Granite Falls, the station’s board of directors announced Monday. Ron and Diane Fagen offered a new facility in Granite Falls as a gift to the...
December 15, 2015 - 11:33am
December 2, 2015
Man connected to Starbuck woman’s death charged with concealing the location of her body
STARBUCK – The man who was last seen with University of Minnesota-Morris student Laura Schwendemann of Starbuck will be charged with gross...
December 2, 2015 - 9:28am
Growing Green: Holiday Gifts for the Constant Gardener
Do you have an avid gardener on your Christmas list? There’s still time to shop for that special, gardening Christmas present! Many local businesses carry items that would appeal to your gardening friends and relatives, including: hand tools, garden gadgets, house plants, bird...
December 2, 2015 - 8:20am
December 1, 2015
Starbuck woman's cause of death ruled undertermined
ALEXANDRIA - The death of a Starbuck woman who was found in a Douglas County field last month was from "undetermined causes," the Midwest Medical...
December 1, 2015 - 2:04pm
November 26, 2015
Growing Green: Winter Bird Feeding Basics
The spectacular weather we have been blessed with this November has given us time to complete many tasks that are usually left undone. Organizing our storage areas, folding and labeling landscape cloth for use next year, and turning our compost pile one last time filled our weekend...
November 26, 2015 - 11:16am
November 25, 2015
Gas prices dip ahead of holiday travel
Travelers will find welcome relief at the gas pumps as prices have been dropping over the past week just in time for the Thanksgiving holiday...
November 25, 2015 - 10:28am
November 21, 2015
High yields, low prices for local farmers in 2015 harvest
MORRIS — Good weather throughout the growing season led to a strong harvest, but low prices for crops like corn and soybeans mean farmers will see low profits this year. "In a nutshell, the yields were great and the prices are terrible," said Paul Groneberg, a crop consultant...
November 21, 2015 - 5:44am
November 8, 2015
Detroit Lakes man injured in hunting accident in Swift County
HOLLOWAY, Minn. - A Detroit Lakes man was accidentally shot on Saturday in a hunting accident near Holloway. The Swift County Sheriff's office reports that at approximately 12:15p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 7, Robert Schlieman, age 36 of Detroit Lakes, was accidentally shot while deer...
November 8, 2015 - 3:13pm
November 6, 2015
Regulations hot topic at child care listening session in Morris
MORRIS — Are too many regulations hurting the market for child care in rural Minnesota? Members of the Minnesota House Greater Minnesota...
November 6, 2015 - 4:07pm
October 30, 2015
Medical examiner confirms body is that of missing student
ALEXANDRIA – The Midwest Medical Examiner’s Officer has confirmed that a body found on Monday, Oct. 26 in an Orange Township corn field was...
October 30, 2015 - 3:23pm