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  • Morris Police

    The Morris Police Department is investigating a fatal collision, reporting a train struck a motor vehicle in Morris Wednesday, December 11. Lisa Daleo, of Alberta, Minnesota, has been identified as the vehicle’s sole occupant and …

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    12 Dec 13
  • Equal Housing Opportunity Logo

    Minnesota faces the reality of an aging population, rising health care costs, and an increasing demand for government services with reduced revenue. Yet many counties, cities, and schools have refused to let the traditional approaches …

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    11 Dec 13
  • Deer

    Minnesota hunters harvested 164,550 deer during 2013, according to preliminary numbers announced by the Department of Natural Resources.  Through the beginning of December, firearms hunters harvested 144,000 deer, a 6 percent drop from the 153,000 harvested …

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    11 Dec 13
  • New London Schools

    On Thursday, December 6, Minnesota Management and Budget announced that the budget forecast shows a projected budget surplus of $1.08 billion for fiscal years 2014-15. The first $246 million of the surplus will be used to …

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    09 Dec 13
  • Buford Rogers

    A federal judge in the case of an alleged bomb-maker from Montevideo says prosecutors can’t use some of the defendant’s statements at trial because FBI agents went too far in their initial questioning of the …

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    09 Dec 13
  • Morris Fire 12.6.13

    Firefighters from the Morris, Donnelly, and Hancock Fire Departments battled a house fire in Morris on Friday (December 6), fighting freezing outdoor temperatures and heat intensified in the structure by conditions in the fire.   …

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    09 Dec 13
  • 11.26.13 WCMCA working class hero_ award

    West Central Minnesota Community Action has chosen Rep. Jay McNamar (DFL- Elbow Lake) as the 2013 recipient of the Working Class Hero Award. The Working Class Hero Award is given to a policy maker who …

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    06 Dec 13
  • CoryHolten

    University of Minnesota, Morris student and Starbuck native Cory Holten ’15 is working with his hometown Chamber of Commerce to create an online directory of local businesses and events. The aim of the project is to create a website for …

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    06 Dec 13