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  • holmberg6

    Friday afternoon, Morris Area/Chokio-Alberta defeated Yellow Medicine East 12-9. The win marked the 500th in head coach Mary Holmberg’s 34 year career. On Saturday the Tigers took 3rd at their own Tournament.  After the 11-3 …

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    28 Apr 14
  • imholte

    John Q. “Jack” Imholte, 84, of Saint Paul died April 20.  Jack Imholte was part of the original faculty of the University of Minnesota, Morris.  He was the Chair of the History Department, Provost and …

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    23 Apr 14
  • volunteers

    The Morris Senior Center is having a recognition supper for about 70 volunteers on Thursday, April 24 at 5:00 pm. Pauline Carr, President of Morris Senior Center, says that there are many opportunities to volunteer …

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    23 Apr 14
  • florenebannick

    Today, April 18, Florine Bannick was recognized as a Stevens County Doer by the Pay It Forward Committee. Florine Bannick makes beautiful caps for cancer victims at no charge.  Florine has sent caps to cancer …

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    23 Apr 14
  • safetyfirst

    KMRS-KKOK’s Bill Eckersen had a chance to talk with Stevens County 4-H Coordinator Kirstin Koch about the 2014 Safety 1st Day Camp, held Tuesday April 22nd at the Lee Community Center, on the Stevens County …

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    23 Apr 14
  • Local State Speech Results

                  The Minnesota State Speech Contest was held on Saturday in Blaine.            MorrisAreaHigh Schoolhad several participants. In Creative Expression, Kelsey Kurfman placed second. In Duo Interpretation, Kate Folkman and Alyna Kleinwolterink placed seventh, and …

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    14 Apr 14
  • McNamer Votes Yes Pay Equity

                A local legislator joined the majority in the Minnesota House in approving a bill that aims to narrow the pay gap between men and women.             House members approved the bill 106-24 Wednesday. …

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    10 Apr 14
  • city council

    Do you own a dog in Morris? Do you have a license for it? If you answered no, you’re not alone. Only 26 licenses have been purchased this year though they are required for all …

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    09 Apr 14