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    The City of Morris has seen a nearly 20% response on a survey they distributed asking residents to rate and comment on the services provided by the city. The returned surveys reveal a few trends, …

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    14 Jun 12
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    The University of Minnesota, Morris, has been awarded a four-year, $1.2 million grant to encourage success in science of students from all backgrounds. The Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) selected 47 small undergraduate universities and …

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    14 Jun 12
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    One local business has increased their profits by nearly 40% in just one short year, and they’ve been honored with two national awards. The Morris Pizza Ranch was awarded the #1 spot among Pizza Ranches …

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    13 Jun 12
  • Morris Old Elementary School

    The old elementary school in Morris is being prepped for demolition-in several ways. City Manager Blaine Hill reports the Environmental Assessment Worksheet, a required assessment, is nearly complete and will be filed with the state …

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    13 Jun 12
  • Stevens Plot Map

    Stevens County is now worth $1.63 billion, at least in land and property prices. The estimated values of land and buildings rose by $194 million across the county, according to the 2012 Estimate Market Values, …

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    13 Jun 12
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    Local leaders, and undiscovered leaders, are gathering in Morris tonight in preparation for a series of discussions tomorrow. The Symposium on Small Towns starts with an evening reception and will run all day tomorrow on …

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    13 Jun 12
  • Minnesota Department of Public Safety

    A statewide Click It or Ticket seat belt enforcement campaign, from May 21-June 3, resulted in 12,639 motorists cited for not wearing seat belts, according to preliminary results from the Minnesota Department of Public Safety …

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    12 Jun 12
  • UMM Jazz

    Two free, live music events have been scheduled for this evening (Tuesday) and Wednesday night, featuring jazz musicians from the area with special guest stars. A series of events have been planned for over the summer, dubbed the …

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    12 Jun 12