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  • 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
  • michael lackey

    Michael Lackey, Professor of English at University of Minnesota, Morris, and author was at the Morris City Library on May 21 from 6:30 to 7:30.  Lackey is the author of Truthful Fictions Conversations with American …

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    23 May 14
  • ambulance (23)

    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