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  • Road Construction

    Bids will be called in soon for the 2012 road construction season in Morris. City Manager Blaine Hill has presented the city council with a resolution to collect bids for the summer projects that will include work on …

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    29 Mar 12
  • Jeffrey Burdine

    The Alexandria Police Department, Douglas County Sheriff’s Office and West Central Minnesota Drug Task Force arrested 32 year old Jeffrey Burdine of Alexandria on Tuesday. There was a felony warrant out on Burdine for a parole violation. Officers …

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    29 Mar 12
  • Dairy Cows

    A program to regulate dairy production across the US might be introduced as part of the 2012 Farm Bill. A representative of Collin Peterson–Tom Meium–was recently in Morris to talk about the Farm Bill. He described the dairy …

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    29 Mar 12
  • MN State Capitol

    The Capitol is cracking–the marble dome, that is. The Minnesota legislature has been looking at options to restore various parts of the long-standing capitol building, including the dome that caps the building. One of the options is to …

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    29 Mar 12
  • MN Gophers

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – The Minnesota Golden Gophers are back in the NCAA Frozen Four for the first time in seven years. That may not seem like a long drought for newcomers Ferris State and Union. But it’s …

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    29 Mar 12
  • Corn Field

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – A new report finds Minnesota farmers enjoyed record profits last year. The survey of nearly 2,400 Minnesota farms finds median net farm income reached a record $123,000 last year, up 1 percent. …

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    29 Mar 12
  • Rubio and Romney

    WASHINGTON (AP) – Republican U.S. Senator Marco Rubio of Florida is endorsing Mitt Romney for the party’s presidential nomination ahead of Wisconsin’s April 3rd primary. Rubio says it’s increasingly clear that Romney will win the GOP nomination and …

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    29 Mar 12
  • Randel Richardson

    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) – A judge has cleared the way for the eventual release of an Eden Prairie man who drowned his infant son in a laundry tub. Judge Jay Quam on Wednesday ordered that 38-year-old Randel Richardson not …

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    29 Mar 12