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Memorial Day services set for May 27
Seniors receive diplomas at MAHS
Patterson sentenced to life without parole for abducting Jayme Closs, killing parents
WATCH: Jake Patterson sentencing for Closs kidnapping, murders
Metanire's first MLS goal lifts Minnesota over Houston
Gophers heading to first NCAA College World Series
Twins go deep 3 more times in routing White Sox
Former teammates Oliva, Carew join Twins on West Coast road trip
Twins smack 8 HRs in rout of Angels
Harold Dean Dosdall
Timothy "Tim" Heuer
Donald "Don" Joos
Letter to the editor: Writer wrong on on the Bible
Letter to the editor: U.S. needs solid infrastructure plan
Stevens County Times Editorial: There’s something in the Alabama abortion law that’s disturbing
Letter to the editor: Defining normal is not an easy task
Letter to the editor: Lackey incorrect on transgender reality
Owen Luke Knapp
Hancock farmer earns a top spot in national yield contest
MnDOT encourages farmers to join standing corn rows program while planning spring planting
Prices, yields can impact a fair rent
2019 Farm Progress issue
Building collapses under snow
traffic - construction
April 16, 2019
Filling the potholes
Employees of the city of Morris' maintenance department were filling potholes on city streets Tueday, April 16. They were working on a stretch...
April 16, 2019 - 11:50am
March 29, 2019
MnDOT says Highway 59 to open north of Elbow Lake
The northbound lane between mileposts 201 and 202 on U.S. Highway 59 north of Elbow Lake will reopen by 3 p.m. today, March 29, the Minnesota Department of Transportation said. The lane was closed yesterday due to flooding and traffic was controlled by an automated signal. The...
March 29, 2019 - 2:01pm
March 28, 2019
Lane closed on Highway 59 north of Elbow Lake due to water over the road
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – Motorists traveling on Highway 59 between Elbow Lake and Interstate 94 will encounter a lane closure due to water over...
March 28, 2019 - 12:43pm
March 20, 2019
County places spring restrictions on roads
Spring road restrictions are in effect in Stevens County. Roads have been posted for 10, nine, seven and five ton use. The weight restrictions...
March 20, 2019 - 3:59pm
March 19, 2019
Alternative lane closures on I-94 near Alexandria to begin
Drivers on Interstate 94 will encounter alternating lane closures between the Highway 27 and 29 interchanges near Alexandria on Wednesday, March...
March 19, 2019 - 3:39pm
March 13, 2019
Spring load restrictions start for south, southeast, metro, central frost zones
Winter load increases will end Thursday, March 14 and spring load restrictions will start Friday, March 15 on highways in the south, southeast,...
March 13, 2019 - 2:41am
December 31, 2018
County highway department: Don't break the law by pushing snow into the road
Bryan Tolifson, maintenance supervisor for the Stevens County Highway Department reminds county residents that depositing snow onto a public,...
December 31, 2018 - 2:41pm
MnDOT lifts no travel advisory
The Minnesota Department of Transportation has lifted a no travel advisory for state and federal highways in Big Stone, Clay, Stevens, Traverse...
December 31, 2018 - 2:29pm
Morris Public Works requests off-street parking wherever possible on New Year's day
Morris Public Works Director Jim Dittbenner reports that the city crews will start plowing at 2 a.m. January 1 and requests that citizens find...
December 31, 2018 - 10:46am
October 15, 2018
Minnesota National Guard breaks ground on new $40 million 'Red Bulls' headquarters
ARDEN HILLS, Minn.—A full fifth of the National Guard's military construction budget was allocated to Minnesota this year — to pay for a new "Red Bulls" headquarters building in Arden Hills. The 34th Infantry Division's move from its current 100,000-square-foot building...
October 15, 2018 - 10:40pm
October 8, 2018
What to expect with the Prescott bridge work
A roughly 11-month, $1 million U.S. Highway 10 bridge rehabilitation project should cause few headaches for area residents. The project —...
October 8, 2018 - 6:50pm
August 29, 2018
Sealcoating underway on Highway 9
Motorists can expect lane closures and delays on Highway 9 between Morris and Donnelly through the end of this week. Crews will be completing...
August 29, 2018 - 2:08pm
Pomme de Terre bridge to reopen Thursday
The Highway 9 Pomme de Terre River Bridge, located southeast of Morris, is expected to reopen tomorrow afternoon, according to a news release...
August 29, 2018 - 1:49pm
May 23, 2018
Fergus Falls to get $3.5 million for demolition of historic former state hospital
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. — Even before the stroke of Gov. Mark Dayton's pen on the state bonding bill, demolition is underway at a sprawling...
May 23, 2018 - 9:35pm
March 28, 2018
MnDOT conducts aerial photography in west central Minnesota
BEMIDJI, Minn. – In a sure sign of spring, the Minnesota Department of Transportation begins its transition away from snowplow operations by...
March 28, 2018 - 2:16pm