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    Local schools are continuing to submit the names of their students to the Minnesota State High School League for serious recognition. Lac qui Parle Valley has nominated Isabel Schirm and Brett Baldwin for the ExCEL …

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    08 Jan 18
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    A local family narrowly escaped injury last night after a two-vehicle accident south of Charlotte Lake. 25-year-old Jeremiah Russell Jobe of Hoffman was driving north on Highway 71 at 6:03 p.m., when 86-year-old Alvin John …

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    05 Jan 18
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    Two people were killed in a mobile home fire in Alexandria Friday morning. At 4:56 a.m., the Alexandria Police and Fire Departments, and North Memorial Ambulance responded to the scene, finding the home fully engulfed …

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    05 Jan 18
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    A Bellingham man was hurt yesterday morning after a one-vehicle rollover east of Saint Cloud. 35-year-old Wesley Duane Torke was driving east on Highway 10 at 12:22 a.m., when he went into the ditch near …

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    04 Jan 18
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    You may have privately believed that our area was getting less populated, but recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau shows exactly how much. Between 2000 and 2016: Stevens County declined by 2.9 percent, Grant County’s population …

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    04 Jan 18
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    Stevens County students are running out of time to submit their essays for a cash prize. The Office of Community Engagement (OCE) at the University of Minnesota, Morris is inviting any seventh-through-twelfth grader who lives …

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    03 Jan 18
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    Last Tuesday, the Morris Fire Department officially received a late Christmas present. The City Council accepted a $365.00 donation from the Horton Community Chest, a small charity fund set up by the residents of Horton …

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    02 Jan 18
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    Don’t spring for the watch quite yet, Superintendent Rick Lahn may not be hanging it up after all. Tucked within the materials for next week’s Morris Area School Board meeting is a letter addressed to …

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    01 Jan 18