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  • renville county

                A Hector man was killed in a broadside crash in Renville County on Thursday.             42-year-old Carlos Quezada was the driver of a Ford Freestyle that collided with an International Truck on Highway 4. …

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    07 Apr 14
  • jobs

                Jobless rates were generally lower in February in west central Minnesota counties.             The seasonally unadjusted unemployment rate for Stevens County was 4.1 percent, a drop of two tenths of a percent compared to …

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    07 Apr 14
  • mn dnr

         (AP) – The state Department of Natural Resources is trying to figure out whether current levels of groundwater use are sustainable and whether action is needed to protect water availability in the future.      A …

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    07 Apr 14
  • SheriBreen1

         Sheri Breen, assistant professor of political science, received the 2014 University of Minnesota, Morris Alumni Association Teaching Award. The award honors faculty members for outstanding contributions to undergraduate education by calling attention to educational …

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    31 Mar 14
  • minnesota

                 Minnesota state lawmakers would no longer have immunity from drunk-driving arrests under a bill that’s passed a House committee.      The Civil Law Committee passed the measure Friday. But its future is in doubt because …

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    31 Mar 14
  • rain gardens

    As you make plans for spring landscaping maybe this is the year to consider a rain garden. The Stevens County Soil and Water Conservation District is still taking applications for rain garden grants. District Administrator …

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    31 Mar 14
  • cyrus fire hall

                Most local projects are still in the mix for bonding money from the state legislature.             Murdock Democrat Andrew Falk says its a numbers game at this point in the session. The bonding bill …

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    31 Mar 14
  • 3.17.14 Morris VFW members

    St. Paul- Last week several local residents visited the Capitol in St. Paul to discuss issues important to military veterans and their spouses with local elected officials.  The day also included a rally in the …

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    27 Mar 14