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    In honor of EMS Week Stevens County Ambulance Service had an open house to honor and recognize all EMS workers in Stevens County on May 21 from 4-7 PM.  Josh Fischer, Director of Stevens County Ambulance …

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    23 May 14
  • 8th grad ag day

    Approximately 80 eighth graders from Morris and Hancock were at the Stevens County Fairground yesterday (May 22) for 8th Grade Ag Day.  The students had the opportunity to listen to six different presenters.  Morgan Mahoney commented …

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    23 May 14
  • jay mcnamar

    The 2014 political campaign season came to Morris yesterday. Minnesota House Majority Leader Erin Murphy, of St. Paul, and District 12-A Representative Jay McNamar, of Elbow Lake, were touting the accomplishments of the just completed …

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    22 May 14
  • city council

    The City Council of Morris had their meeting last week.   The question was brought before the council asking why letters were sent out to property owners, who were in violation of city ordinances.  Violations include …

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    19 May 14
  • wcroc

    A local group has received grants for the Greening of Agriculture. The West Central Research and Outreach Center in Morris was awarded two grants through the Legislative-Citizen Commission on Minnesota Resources totaling $750,000 dollars. One …

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    19 May 14
  • UMM Awards Students, Faculty, Staff

    University of Minnesota, Morris, Office of Community Engagement, has recognized the following Morris students, faculty, staff, and community partners this past weekend: Jennifer Amy-Dressler interim pastor at Federated Church received the Community Partner Award.  Nina …

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    12 May 14
  • Six Charges Against Joshua Proudfoot

    35 year old Joshua Proudfoot of Appleton made his first appearance in Stevens County District Court Friday on six charges. Two are fourth degree DWI, and others are second degree controlled substance crime, 5th degree possession, fleeing a …

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    12 May 14
  • Zumhofe

    63 year old Eugene (Buck) Zumhofe of Cyrus made his first court appearance Friday on a felony charge of escaping from custody. The judge went through Zumhofe’s rights, told him he would not get bail and set the …

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    12 May 14