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Prairie Yard and Garden host Larry Zilliox will travel to Watson, Minn., for this week's episode. Weldy and Deanna Hodges have been restoring their farm site for nearly 25 years. Their proprety is flanked by beautiful country gardens that utilize rustrict farm implements, hardscape and colorful plant varities.
The University of Minnesota, Morris will host Christian Lander and Elon James White in a convocation on Tuesday, Feb. 26, at 7:30 p.m. in the Student Center’s Edson Auditorium.
Senior Roy Reese placed seventh in the 200 yard freestyle at the Section 5A swimming and diving meet, held Feb. 22-23 in Bemidji. Reese had a personal best time of 1:55.77. Kris Aaseng of Alexandria placed first in the event with a time of 1:47.24. Reese also placed ninth in the 500 free, with a time 5:30.84. Reese was one of four Tiger swimmers to participate in the Section meet, and the only swimmer to compete in the finals.
Marty Ohren and Joan Spaeth will serve as co-chairs of the Morris Area Chamber of Commerce for 2013. The pair was elected during the Chamber Board of Directors meeting on Feb. 14. Ohren is the manager of Thrifty White Drug and Spaeth works at Stevens Community Medical Center. Other officers for 2013 are vice-chair Erin Christensen, from the University of Minnesota, Morris. Wayne Morford, from the RFC, will serve as executive member and Karen Berget of American Eagle Realty is the past chair.
MORRIS, Minn. - Esther Koehl, of Hancock, was named the 2013 Minnesota FFA Alumni's Outstanding Young Alumni. The award gives recognition to an individual who is new to the FFA Alumni Association and recently graduated from high school or college. Koehl is a 2010 graduate of Morris Area High School and a 2012 graduate of Alexandria Community and Technical College. She is currently working at Koehl Excavating.
NEW ORLEANS, La. - Runestone Electric Association of Alexandria, Minn.
A Morris woman and her city garden will be featured on the next episode of Prairie Yard and Garden on Pioneer Public Television.