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  • morris schools

    Nine school district employees will be gathering in Morris next week for the annual Western Minnesota Schools Collaborative In- service. Teachers and staff from Morris Area, Hancock, Browns Valley, Campbell-Tintah, Chokio-Alberta, Cyrus, Herman-Norcross, West Central Area, and Wheaton Area, …

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    16 Aug 12
  • voting machine

    The final numbers are in for those who have filed for local office. There are three candidates seeking the two-year term for Morris City Council: James Henricks, Brian Solvie, and Joshua Gladis. There are three candidates for the …

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    16 Aug 12
  • West ROC windmill

    Three Minnesota State Representatives will be stopping in Morris later today (Tuesday) as they seek reelection and further the reelection campaign of President Barak Obama. Rep. Rick Hansen, Erin Murphy, and Terry Morrow will be …

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    14 Aug 12
  • Stevens County Board

    The Stevens County Government is going to work on their 2013 budget and County Commissioners face a proposed 9-12% levy increase. County governments depend largely on local county aide payments from the state government, a …

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    14 Aug 12
  • Bloodmobile

    Add “saving lives” to your to-do list, and plan to donate blood when the American Red Cross Bloodmobile rolls back into town. The mobile donation site will be in Traverse County next week. On Wednesday, …

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    14 Aug 12
  • Voting

    Primary elections are being held around the region today, with most polls open from 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. To find your polling place, you can visit Secretary of State Mark Ritchie’s website and use …

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    14 Aug 12
  • Scott Johnson1

    Scott Johnson, of Alberta, found the 2012 Stevens County Fair medallion. He located the small coin early Sunday afternoon, tucked behind the light switch in the beef barn near the scale. Johnson wins $100 in …

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    14 Aug 12
  • Nathanial Bratton

    The Stevens County Fair is in full swing, with a community dinner last night. The winner of the trip for two to San Francisco was Nathanial Bratton, the son of Jodie Bratton of Morris. The …

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    09 Aug 12