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    Aaron Carlson Corporation is closing its Morris location according to a recent press release.  The company employs 15 people in Morris.  Workers have been on strike since April 11 protesting for increased wages and to …

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    03 May 16
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    ST. PAUL – The Minnesota House of Representatives has approved a proposal being sponsored by State Representative Tim Miller (R-Prinsburg) that would re-open the Prairie Correctional Facility in Appleton.  “In just two short months, we …

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    02 May 16
  • MCGA Offering Free Nitrate Screening

    Minnesota Corn Growers offering free nitrate screening in Morris to help farmers address water quality The Minnesota Corn Growers Association (MCGA) is encouraging farmers to bring in water samples from wells, ditches, streams or tile …

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    02 May 16
  • 12Westrom

    The Minnesota Senate unanimously passed designating the portion of Minnesota Highway 28 between Beardsley and Graceville as the Staff Sergeant Kevin Witte Memorial Highway. Chief authored by State Senator Torrey Westrom (R-Elbow Lake), the legislation …

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    29 Apr 16
  • WestromVotingMachine (2) (Small)

         On Tuesday, March 25th,  State Senator Torrey Westrom (R-ElbowLake) participated in a demonstration of new voting technology that will expand voting accessibility for all Minnesotans.  While voting machines for the visually impaired are …

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    28 Apr 16
  • city council

         Morris City Council members decided to wait on the water plant project at last night’s city council meeting. There is language in the legislation that could possible bring about $12 million dollars to …

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    27 Apr 16
  • MFD (Small)

         Pioneer Public Television is broadcasting a documentary about the history of the Morris Fire Department. ‘When the Call Comes,’ will be aired on Sunday, May 1, at 7:00 p.m. The program will be repeated on …

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    26 Apr 16
  • 12Westrom

         After the passage of legislation in the Minnesota State House authorizing the sale of aerial fireworks,  State Senator Torrey Westrom (R-ElbowLake) chief author of the bill in the Senate is continuing to support …

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    25 Apr 16