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  • West Central Initiative Update

                    Members of West Central Initiative Greg Wagner and Rebecca Lynn Peterson presented an economic development snapshot for 2017 in Stevens County at this week’s meeting of the Stevens County Board of Commissioners. …

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    05 Jul 18
  • Prairie Chicken Hunting Season

    Prairie Chicken) 7/3 Hunters can apply through Friday, Aug. 17, to be chosen for one of 125 permits for the 2018 Minnesota prairie chicken hunting season, according to the Department of Natural Resources. The nine-day …

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    05 Jul 18
  • Hancock 4th of July

    (Hancock 4th) 7/2 Hancock’s 4th of July Festivities “Celebrating Service” will kick off Tuesday, July 3 at 6 p.m. with the Little Miss Hancock competition at the Hancock School. This year’s candidates include Kaytlynn Kenyon, …

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    05 Jul 18
  • Stevens County Board of Commissioners

    The Stevens County Board of Commissioners will hold their regular meeting tomorrow morning.   On the agenda, discussion of  an “other waters resolution” with the SWCD and an update from the West Central Initiative.   The commissioners will …

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    02 Jul 18
  • mn dnr

    Anglers, boaters, and anyone who recreates on or near areas where recent rainfall has raised water levels should exercise extreme caution – or stay away altogether until the water recedes, according to the Minnesota Department …

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    02 Jul 18
  • RFC Grant

    The Regional Fitness Center on the UMM Campus has received an Outdoor Foundations Paddle Nation Project Grant.  The $3,750 grant will be used to increase paddling opportunities for youth, families, and under-served populations in Morris and the surrounding communities. …

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    02 Jul 18
  • UMM sculpture (2)

    A new sculpture by Duane Goodwin, Anishinaabe, and commissioned by Puncky ’73 and Mary Soehren Heppner ’76 will become a defining element of the University of Minnesota, Morris campus, adding to it’s sense of place and celebrating the …

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    02 Jul 18
  • Blaine Hill (2)

    Officials in Morris have tried out the new machines for this year’s elections.   The city manager Blaine Hill’s reports everyone agreed they were very nice and easy to use.  There will be one at …

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    02 Jul 18