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  • spelling bee

    It’s Bee Season in area schools and students will be putting their spelling prowess on display. The Morris Area Schools will host their annual Spelling Bee for students in 5th-8th grade on Wednesday at 1:45 …

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    15 Jan 13
  • mn dnr

    Pending suitable snow cover, low-flying helicopters will be conducting whitetail deer population surveys from January through March in northwestern, central and southeastern Minnesota. DNR pilots will fly survey areas in 18 deer permit areas during …

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    15 Jan 13
  • MN State Patrol

    Minnesota law enforcement agencies arrested 2,551 impaired drivers as part of a statewide Drive Sober or Get Pulled Over DWI enforcement campaign in December, according to Department of Public Safety (DPS) Office of Traffic Safety …

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    15 Jan 13
  • Tombstone Cross1

    Criminal charges have not yet been filed following the disturbance of a cemetery near Herman. On November 20, 2012, the Grant County Sheriff’s Office responded to a report that a private family cemetery had possibly …

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    11 Jan 13
  • Flu Shot1

    Local hospitals and care facilities are among those closing their doors state-wide to visitors as the flu season reaches a fever pitch. The Ortonville Hospital and the Northridge Residence have reported a local outbreak of …

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    11 Jan 13
  • Prairie Yard and Garden 2

    The 26th season of Prairie Yard and Garden (PY&G) begins on Thursday, January 17. Larry Zilliox, former University of Minnesota Extension educator from Alexandria, Minnesota, hosts the popular 30-minute program one of Minnesota’s top resources …

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    11 Jan 13
  • MLK Day of Service

    In a week and a half, on January 21, service bodies across the country will be celebrating Martin Luther King, Jr. Day by participating in acts of service within their communities. In Stevens County, UMM …

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    09 Jan 13
  • Superior Industries

    Superior Industries, a Morris-based manufacturer, has paid a $20,000 penalty for environmental violations. The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency reports Superior Industries has taken corrective actions to protect the environment from air pollutant emissions. In December …

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    09 Jan 13