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Stevens County Times
Gillespie named Miss Morris Area, Payne crowned Miss Midwest
Still wondering why all that Minnesota DHS drama? New commissioner offers little explanation
Hail hits northern Stevens County
Corrections deputy commissioner resigns, the latest in Minn. leadership shake-up
WCROC awards Westrom for Leadership and Service
Emotions run high as Minnesota's Lehman bids farewell to British Open
Volleyball: Peterson to coach Tigers this fall
Smith's homer fuels Mets' rout of Twins
Baseball: Morris shuts out Wheaton in finale
Baseball: Morris Legion takes No. 1 seed in West Central West playoffs
Editor's column: A small town scene in Minnesota
Letter to the editor: Mow the grass
Letter to the editor: Living in dangerous times
Letter to the editor: Take small steps on climate change
Letter to the editor: Defender of constitution
Jaeliana JoAnn Kirwin
Lucella Kate Thooft
Agriculture department wants to help farm kids with stress
WCROC Features from the Farm: Addressing climate resiliency
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
July 7, 2019
DFLers want to know: If you aren’t willing to pay more gas taxes, would you mind a small fee increase for roads?
ST. PAUL — After Republican lawmakers batted down Gov. Tim Walz’s pitch for a 20-cents-per-gallon gas tax increase last spring, some of the...
July 7, 2019 - 4:13pm
Short-term lane closure begins June 10 on Highway 329 in Morris
Motorists traveling in the Morris area will encounter a lane closure on Highway 329 starting Monday, June 10 at 9 a.m. Traffic will be reduced to one lane with the use of stop-and-take-turns signs. The closure will be in place for one week, weather permitting, as bridge crews complete...
June 7, 2019 - 11:06am
June 3, 2019
Railroad crossing work starts in Morris
Repairs to the BNSF rail crossing on Minnesota Highway 28 and West 5th Street in Morris started on Monday, June 3. The repair work will require...
June 3, 2019 - 4:06pm
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 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
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
June 9, 2018
MnDOT to close bridge on Highway 9
The Minnesota Highway 9 Pomme de Terre River Bridge located southeast of Morris will be closed beginning Monday, June 11, as crews start construction...
June 9, 2018 - 8:31am
March 31, 2018
Plow accident leaves one injured in central Minnesota
AVON, Minn. -- A crash involving a Minnesota Department of Transportation plow left a 29-year-old woman injured Saturday morning, March 31. A 2004 STLG Plow Truck driven by Mark Nienaber, 41, of Swanville, Minn. was westbound on I-94 near Avon, Minn. about 7:45 a.m. A 2006 Chevrolet...
March 31, 2018 - 2:04pm
March 9, 2018
Ditch mowing legislation delayed another year, debate rages on
ST. PAUL—Minnesotans know farmers are upset about state-mandated buffers next to water, but that is nothing compared to what many rural...
March 9, 2018 - 3:29pm
December 24, 2017
Morris Area students learn about local jobs
A future career for some Morris Area Junior High students could be in their own backyard. Seventh-and-eighth-graders participated in the annual...
December 24, 2017 - 8:14am
August 6, 2012
UPDATE: Highway 29 project between Alexandria and Glenwood begins Aug. 8
Motorists on Highway 29 between Alexandria and Glenwood will experience delays when a road resurfacing project and detour begin Aug. 8. Traffic...
August 6, 2012 - 12:42am
April 19, 2012
Highway 59 project south of Morris begins April 30
Motorists on Highway 59 south of Morris will experience delays when a road resurfacing project and detour begin April 30. Traffic will use...
April 19, 2012 - 12:29am
January 1, 2011
UPDATE: Highway 28 in Big Stone, Stevens, Pope counties reopened
Travel conditions in West Central Minnesota, leading the Minnesota Department of Transportation and the Minnesota State Patrol to reopen Highway 28 in Stevens, Big Stone and Pope counties on Saturday night. County plows will begin work at 4 a.m. Sunday. The highways were closed...
January 1, 2011 - 1:57pm