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    The highway department is behind–though not on snow plowing. At the Stevens County Board of Commissioners meeting on Tuesday, County Engineer Brian Giese brought a proposal before the board to purchase a new tandem truck needed by the …

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    07 Mar 12
  • minnewaska schools

    On March 7, the American Civil Liberties Union of Minnesota filed a lawsuit in Federal District Court against Minnewaksa Area Schools and the Pope County Sheriff’s office for violating the constitutional rights of a minor student. R.S’s free …

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    07 Mar 12
  • Essentia Health

    DULUTH, Minn. (AP) – Attorneys say a Duluth businesswoman who accused her psychotherapist of financial exploitation has settled a lawsuit against the defendant’s employer. The lawyer representing funeral home owner Mary Williams says terms of the plaintiff’s settlement with …

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    07 Mar 12
  • Synthetic Drugs

    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Minnesota lawmakers are considering making it a felony to sell certain synthetic drugs meant to mimic controlled substances already deemed illegal. The proposal awaiting action at the Legislature would broaden an existing synthetic drug …

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    07 Mar 12
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    ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) – Tighter rules are being blamed for a sharp drop-off in donations of venison to Minnesota’s food shelves. Since the state began requiring X-rays of donated venison to ensure it’s not contaminated with lead …

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    07 Mar 12
  • Hearing Aids and Glasses

    Bring an appetite with you when you attend the KMRS-KKOK Spring Expo. For the third year, the Morris Lions will be serving a fund raising breakfast. Lions member Barry Erdahl says the Morris Lions donate the money they …

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    06 Mar 12
  • Speaker

    Several local schools will be hosting their home Speech meets in the next few weeks. Minnewaska hosts their meet this afternoon (March 6), starting at 3:30 p.m. Morris students will host their home meet on March 8 at …

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    06 Mar 12
  • Food Shelf

    The Stevens County Food Shelf has been serving the community five days a week, and they’ve had plenty of visitors. LoAnne Jaeck, co-coordinator for the food shelf, says they’ve been seeing a lot of people, this year and …

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    06 Mar 12