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  • New London Schools

    On Thursday, December 6, Minnesota Management and Budget announced that the budget forecast shows a projected budget surplus of $1.08 billion for fiscal years 2014-15. The first $246 million of the surplus will be used to …

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    09 Dec 13
  • Buford Rogers

    A federal judge in the case of an alleged bomb-maker from Montevideo says prosecutors can’t use some of the defendant’s statements at trial because FBI agents went too far in their initial questioning of the …

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    09 Dec 13
  • Morris Fire 12.6.13

    Firefighters from the Morris, Donnelly, and Hancock Fire Departments battled a house fire in Morris on Friday (December 6), fighting freezing outdoor temperatures and heat intensified in the structure by conditions in the fire.   …

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    09 Dec 13
  • 11.26.13 WCMCA working class hero_ award

    West Central Minnesota Community Action has chosen Rep. Jay McNamar (DFL- Elbow Lake) as the 2013 recipient of the Working Class Hero Award. The Working Class Hero Award is given to a policy maker who …

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    06 Dec 13
  • CoryHolten

    University of Minnesota, Morris student and Starbuck native Cory Holten ’15 is working with his hometown Chamber of Commerce to create an online directory of local businesses and events. The aim of the project is to create a website for …

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    06 Dec 13
  • Torrey Westrom, Morris

    Minnesota State Senator Torrey Westrom, and Elbow Lake Republican, has announced his plans to run for Congress in 2014 in Minnesota’s 7th district. “As Minnesota families are crushed by burdensome regulations and overreaching government policies …

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    06 Dec 13
  • Tom Landwehr

    By Tom LandwehrCommissioner, Minnesota Department of Natural Resources Five years ago this month, Minnesotans went to the polls and took a bold action and approved a landmark conservation initiative known as the Clean Water, Land …

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    02 Dec 13
  • Ryan Winkler, 2

    Students from the University of Minnesota, Morris will host a conversation about the minimum wage for the Morris campus and community on Tuesday, December 3, from 6–7:30 p.m. in Humanities Fine Arts 6. Representatives Ryan Winkler and Jay McNamar, along with a panel of University faculty …

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    02 Dec 13