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Does Dayton talk to farmers enough?
KRA fined for Willmar fireworks incident
Willmar convenience store robbery suspect pleads not guilty
Soybean plantings to rise in 2017, corn to fall
USDA closes offices in five states after anonymous threats
Updated: Possible Bridgewater is out for season, Zimmer says
Watch: Vikings press conference on Teddy Bridgewater's injury live at wctrib.com
Card girls dominate Shocky Strand cross country race
Cardinal volleyball has state on its mind
Berger gets his turn at center
Comedy legend Gene Wilder dead at 83
Tickets on sale Friday for tours of Paisley Park
Mislabeled pills seized at Prince's home after his death
J.K. Rowling releasing 3 new 'Harry Potter' books
New Barn play continues this week
Box office: 'Don't Breathe' Scares Up $26.1 million as hot summer for horror continues
Milestones launching in September
Live it: Get lost in the art of weaving
Live it!: The changing role of pets in a family
August/September 2016 issue of Live it! Magazine now available online
Live it: How a mentoring program helps Willmar-area girls find their way
Live it!: Local mentoring program has a lasting effect on the young lives it touches
Lawrence "Larry" Frederick Harding
Oliver "Ollie" Moldestad
Dr. Harris P. Hinderaker
Letter: Governor should call special session
Marcus: Obliging a donor is not necessarily criminal
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Cartoon by Dave Granlund
Cohen: The alchemy of turning bribes into gifts
August 2, 2016
Western Minn. dairy farm worker killed in job accident
MORRIS, Minn. — A West River Dairy employee was killed in a farm accident at their facility in Stevens County in the early morning hours of...
August 2, 2016 - 11:33am
May 12, 2016
Newly named U of M-Morris chancellor declines job
MORRIS — The newly named chancellor for the University of Minnesota-Morris has decided against taking the job. University of Minnesota President Eric Kaler sent an email to university faculty, staff and students Thursday stating that Rodney Hanley said it was a personal decision...
May 12, 2016 - 10:33pm
April 30, 2016
Western Minn. company with workers on strike says it will close
MORRIS (Forum News Service) — Aaron Carlson Corporation, whose carpenters have been on strike since April 11, will be closing its Morris location, the company said in a news release sent late Friday afternoon. The company, which has been making custom woodworking in the state for...
April 30, 2016 - 12:52am
April 24, 2016
Prep Baseball: MACCRAY wins three games at Morris/CA tourney
Derick Sommers pitched a solid game and Chase Christenson drove in two runs as MACCRAY defeated Morris/Chokio-Alberta 7-2 on Saturday in a Morris Invitational game featuring two area teams
April 24, 2016 - 11:53pm
April 22, 2016
UM-Morris names Rodney Hanley new chancellor
MORRIS — Rodney Hanley has been named the next chancellor of the University of Minnesota, Morris. Hanley’s appointment is effective July 1 pending approval by the Board of Regents at their May 13 meeting. Hanley comes to Morris from Fisk University in Nashville, Tennessee, a...
April 22, 2016 - 8:54pm
April 13, 2016
Workers at western Minnesota cabinet making company go on strike
MORRIS -- A group of employees at Aaron Carlson Woodwork in Morris in western Minnesota are on strike, protesting what they say are unfair labor...
April 13, 2016 - 5:30am
January 23, 2016
Front-row seat in Paris helps U of M professor see potential of western Minn. in slowing climate change
MORRIS — Ten days at the United Nations Conference on Climate Change in Paris gave Arne Kildegaard ample opportunity to learn of the misery...
January 23, 2016 - 12:24am
December 1, 2015
Starbuck woman's cause of death ruled undetermined
ALEXANDRIA - The death of a college student who was found in a Douglas County field last month was from "undetermined causes," the Midwest Medical...
December 1, 2015 - 1:51pm
November 12, 2015
Prep Volleyball: Morris/Chokio-Alberta starts state tournament today
Morris/Chokio-Alberta, enjoying its best season in the program's history, and Rocori square off tonight at 7 p.m. in the opening round of the...
November 12, 2015 - 10:58am
October 27, 2015
Human remains found in field near where student disappeared; ID is pending autopsy
ALEXANDRIA - Authorities say a farmer has found human remains that appear to be of a female about the same age as woman reported missing Oct...
October 27, 2015 - 12:07pm
October 26, 2015
Missing UM-Morris student last seen in Alexandria with man she knew
ALEXANDRIA — Investigators in the disappearance of 18-year-old Laura Schwendemann of Starbuck and Hancock say she was last seen with a male...
October 26, 2015 - 4:57pm
June 23, 2015
Riverview Dairy hosting open house
MORRIS — Riverview Dairy is hosting an open house on its grounds at 26406 470th Avenue, Morris from 4 to 7 p.m. on Thursday. The public is welcome to join for guided bus tours of the dairy as it celebrates its 20th anniversary. The event will also include special guest...
June 23, 2015 - 9:40am
January 24, 2015
Morris physician practicing under conditional license after unauthorized prescriptions, fraudulent billing discovered
MORRIS — A Morris physician, who serves a wide area of central and southwest Minnesota as an allergy and asthma specialist, has been reprimanded by the Minnesota Board of Medical Practice for a variety of misconduct issues and has been given a conditional license to practice.
January 24, 2015 - 10:00am
December 23, 2014
Update: Assistant Stevens County attorney, Fergus Falls official killed in crash following high-speed chase
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. - The person killed following an 11-mile police chase in Otter Tail County has been identified as Timothy Rundquist, a Fergus...
December 23, 2014 - 1:18pm
December 8, 2014
Nine indicted on federal drug charges involving meth
MORRIS — Nine people in two states, including two people from Stevens County, have been indicted on federal drug charges for the possession and distribution of methamphetamine in Minnesota, North Dakota and South Dakota. For the last 21 months, the Stevens County Sheriff’s...
December 8, 2014 - 8:59pm