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  • Minnesota River

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A Minnesota Senate committee has rejected a proposal to protect trout streams from potential impacts from silica sand mining. The measure was defeated on a mostly party-line vote Tuesday, with …

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    01 May 13
  • Commencement

    Nearly 350 University of Minnesota, Morris students will receive their degrees during the 50th Commencement on Saturday, May 11. The ceremony will take place on the campus mall (rain site is the P.E. Center) at …

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    01 May 13
  • Helicopter With Suspended Lineman

    DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – Motorists on Interstate 94 between Alexandria and Sauk Centre may notice crews in helicopters working near the interstate starting Wednesday, May 1. The CapX2020 utilities will use a helicopter for work …

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    29 Apr 13
  • Cyrus Bina Photo 1 (2)

    In February 2013 Palgrave Macmillan released Distinguished Research Professor of Economics Cyrus Bina’s latest book, A Prelude to the Foundation of Political Economy: Oil, War, and Global Polity. In honor of Bina’s achievement, the Economics …

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    29 Apr 13
  • IMG_2314

    Studio art students from the University of Minnesota, Morris are bringing the prairie inside this spring. Students in Associate Professor of Studio Art Michael Eble’s painting class have worked with Styron Bell of the Morris …

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    29 Apr 13
  • mn department of transportation(1)

    ST. PAUL, Minn. — The Minnesota Department of Transportation will commemorate Worker Memorial Day with several events throughout the state Monday, April 29, honoring the fallen workers who died while working on MnDOT construction and …

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    29 Apr 13
  • United Farmers & Merchant State Bank

    MORRIS, MN — Paul Ersted, president of United Farmers & Merchants State Bank, in Morris, Minnesota and Rod Fouberg, chairman of the board of Dacotah Banks, Inc. (DBI) of Aberdeen, South Dakota have jointly announced …

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    26 Apr 13
  • Minnesota River Trail

    The Department of Natural Resources (DNR) Parks and Trails Division is conducting two open houses in May to provide information and receive input about a master plan for the Minnesota River State Trail between Franklin …

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    26 Apr 13