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  • Taxes

    As local county, city, and school governments prepare their final budgets for fiscal year 2013, they are planning their annual Truth in Taxation meetings. Stevens County Coordinator Brian Giese says the Stevens Commissioners have set …

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    04 Oct 12
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    Several area schools are celebrating homecoming this week, including the Minnewaska Area Schools. Having crowned Julianne Helander and Jacob Amundson Homecoming Queen and King, the school will prepare for their homecoming football game on Friday. …

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    04 Oct 12
  • Click It or Ticket

    Agencies in Kandiyohi and Swift Counties are increasing patrols to encourage you to buckle up. In the last three years on Minnesota roads, 43 percent–or 377 motorists– were not buckled up during an accident that …

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    04 Oct 12
  • Mark Ritchie

    Minnesota Secretary of State Mark Ritchie will be stopping by Morris today (Wednesday) to meet and great constituents and to encourage first-time voters to pre-register. Ritchie will be at a table in UMM’s Dining Center …

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    03 Oct 12
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    At Monday night’s coronation, seniors MicKenley Nagel and Marcus Cannon were crowned King and Queen of the 2012 Morris Homecoming Court. In an evening program that included a selection from the a cappella choir, the …

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    02 Oct 12
  • Terrace Mill Fiddle Contest

    There were five champions yesterday (Sunday) at the Terrace Mill’s 34th Fiddlers Contest. In the Small Fry Division, for players ages 9 and under, Tristian Quibell took first place playing “Tennessee Waltz” and “Whiskey Before …

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    01 Oct 12
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    The public is invited to attend a meeting on Thursday, Oct. 11, to discuss a 2015-2016 project to rebuild the Interstate 94/Highway 29 interchange and expand Highway 29 to four lanes south of I-94. An …

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    01 Oct 12
  • Chippewa River Watershed Project

    The Chippewa River Watershed Project, a collaboration between counties that drain into the Chippewa River, is asking counties to reinvest in the organization with a formalized agreement. The agreement would give the CRWP funding sources …

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    01 Oct 12