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  • mn pork board.

    Morris resident, Sarah Marketon, and Brooke Wente, Howard Lake, University of Minnesota students studying agricultural education leadership and communications have been selected as 2014 Minnesota Pork Board Summer Interns.  Marketon is involved in Agricultural Education …

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    30 May 14
  • Amanda Peltier

    Amanda Peltier from Starbuck was found guilty of murder yesterday (Wednesday) in the death of a 4-year-old boy in her care.  According to the West Central Tribune a jury in Pope County District Court convicted …

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    30 May 14
  • city council

    City Council approved the preliminary re-plat for the commercial development project.  The original plat was done in March, 2006.  The re-plat had a change with some of the property lines.  The City of Morris has …

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    30 May 14
  • Grant County Sheriff

    Sixty year old Richard Weber of Chokio suffered non-life threatening injuries yesterday (Thursday) in a rollover on Highway 9 near Herman in Grant County. Weber was traveling north on Highway 9 when the axle tire blew out …

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    30 May 14
  • Minor Accident Causes Power Outage

    On Tuesday, May 27th at approximately 8:45 AM, a garbage truck belonging to Engebretson’s Sanitary Disposal struck  a utility pole belonging to Otter Tail Power Company.  This caused minor damage to the truck and caused …

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    30 May 14
  • Jay McNamar

    One local House lawmaker is hoping to build on the progress made in the last legislative session. Elbow Lake Democrat Jay McNamar says a number of issues were addressed but more needs to be done …

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    30 May 14
  • Memorial Day

    WII Veterans received recognition during Memorial Day Services on Monday.  The City Band led the ceremony at 8:30 with the Parade of Colors beginning at 9:00.    Bill Ryans from Paynesville and a Vietnam Veteran was …

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    30 May 14
  • UMM

    Rebecca Dean, Associate Professor of Anthropology, received a 2014 all-University Imagine Fund Award for research at the Marana Mound archeological site in Marana, Arizona.  Dean’s work will focus on the use of animals in ritual …

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    30 May 14