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    The new principal of the Morris Area High School has officially been voted in by the Morris Area School Board, and started work this week. On Wednesday, August 8, the Morris School Board met and unanimously accepted Craig …

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    08 Aug 12
  • Jacob Seth Cobb

    To the charge of murder in the second degree, Jacob Seth Cobb has plead guilty. Cobb appeared in Stevens County court yesterday, to plead in a case that started on Christmas Eve of 2010, when Cobb choked …

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    08 Aug 12
  • Stevens' School Districts Test Results

    Not all of the results are in, but Morris students heading back to school have shown they can perform well, with students at the Morris Area Elementary School generally performing at or above the standard level. The recently …

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    07 Aug 12
  • Stevens County Fair

    The Stevens County Fair officially opens today, with exhibitors bringing in their displays and goods today. The 4H Building will open at 4:00 p.m. and the Homemakers exhibit will open at 7:00 p.m. In the Lee Community …

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    07 Aug 12
  • Carol Wilcox1

    In her first meeting as the newly appointed interim member of the Morris City Council, former mayor Carol Wilcox will be sworn in for the seventh time. Wilcox is filing the seat left vacant by City Council member …

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    07 Aug 12
  • Stevens County Board

    The Stevens County Board of Commissioners meets this week to continue their discussion of the 2013 Budget. Meeting in regular session, the board will also hear from IT Director Scott Busche on the county’s development …

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    06 Aug 12
  • Tour de' Prairie lakes

    The 7th annual Tour de’ Prairie Lakes bike ride-a Habitat for Humanity of Prairie Lakes, Pope County Chapter fundraising event-is planned for Saturday, Aug. 11th. Riders can register from 7:30-8:30 in the morning at Glenwood …

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    06 Aug 12
  • Caution

    If you’re driving Highway 29 between Alexandria and Glenwood, you’ll experience delays when a road surfacing project and detour begins Monday, August 13th. Traffic will detour on Douglas County Road 4, Highway 114 and Highway …

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    06 Aug 12