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  • Clayton Daughenbaugh1

    Clayton Daughenbaugh of the Southern Utah Wilderness Alliance/Sierra Club is coming to Morris. Daughenbaugh is an activist in Illinois for the Sierra Club, a club founded by wilderness naturalist and conservationist John Muir. Their motto is: Explore, Enjoy, …

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    19 Mar 12
  • Big Stone County Courthouse

    Lines are being redrawn all over the state and local counties are facing redistricting requirements. The Big Stone County Board of Commissioners will meet tomorrow morning to discuss, among other things, the county’s required redistricting. There are two …

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    19 Mar 12
  • Klobuchar1

    U.S. Senator Amy Klobuchar has called for preserving and strengthening the farm safety net for family farmers at a Senate Agriculture Committee hearing on the 2012 Farm Bill on Thursday, March 15. Klobuchar highlighted the need to improve …

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    19 Mar 12
  • Motorcycle

    ST. PAUL — Summer-like weather is driving motorcyclists onto Minnesota roads early this year, and bringing warnings to riders and vehicle operators to safely share the road. Underscoring the deadly potential was the first death of a motorcyclist …

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    19 Mar 12
  • Afghan Man Sits next to a body allegedly killed by a US servicemember (1)

    SEATTLE (AP) — The soldier accused of killing 16 Afghan villagers is expected to be flown to a U.S. military prison as early as Friday, a senior defense official said, as the soldier’s attorney spoke of the impact …

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    16 Mar 12
  • Burning Brush

    The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources (DNR) is encouraging homeowners to get rid of vegetative debris now before the spring melt when fires are most common in Minnesota. Vegetative debris includes downed trees and branches, grass clippings and …

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    16 Mar 12
  • Advance Care Directive

    It’s a conversation that many adult children fear having with the parents: aging and their future plans. While most agree the topic is essential to discuss, many feel ill-prepared for the conversation. A free, educational workshop entitled “Heart-to-Heart: …

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    16 Mar 12
  • minnewaska schools

    The Minnewaska Area School Board will be meeting next week to discuss the impending lawsuit against the district. Earlier this month, the ACLU of Minnesota filed a lawsuit against the school district, the Pope County Sheriff’s Office, and …

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    16 Mar 12