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  • 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
  • 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