For Hancock resident and former University of Minnesota, Morris dance instructor Ferolyn Angell, the Holocaust has always been a dark cloud, a sense of “ominous knowledge” that she’s carried with her since she was a child. The daughter of a German immigrant, Angell’s relatives were scattered around the world during and after World War II, their Jewish heritage forcing them to flee Germany or face persecution by the Nazi regime.
MORRIS - Author Patsy Shannon likes to write what she knows, whether that’s sled dog racing, keeping faith during a serious illness, or the antics of a spirited rooster.
MORRIS, Minn. - Stevens County residents have started to gather to talk about the impact of extreme weather in our community, inspired by work done last summer to identify challenges and opportunities created by climate change. The Morris Area Climate Dialogue in June 2014 was organized by the Jefferson Center, a non-partisan, non-profit organization dedicated to strengthening democracy by engaging citizens in complex issues.
MORRIS, Minn. --The Old No.1 Bar and Grill in Morris is going to look like new after a month-long renovation of the restaurant’s main dining room. Donny Wohlers and his wife, Amy Doll-Wohlers, have owned the Old No. 1 since 1997 when they bought the building from the VFW. During that time, they’ve renovated most of the spaces in the building, except the restaurant’s upper dining room. “One of the things that I’ve always done is gotten by with what I had to work with upstairs,” said Wohlers.