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Oscar best actor race is tale of two opposites
Bill Paxton, 'Titanic' and 'Big Love' Star, Dead at 61
White House does not rule out Sessions recusal on Russia probes
Treasury Secretary: Trump budget will not cut Social Security, Medicare
Is homemade baby food healthier for infants?
Cook: Another kind of winter: dove, robin, cardinal
Gymnastics: Schramm, Henjum in state All-Around top-20
Wrestling: 18 area grapplers win section titles
Twins linked to Dominican shortstop Marte
Minnesota United about to discover learning curve for MLS expansion teams
New London Little Theatre Review: 'Opal's Million Dollar Duck' is genuine
'9 to 5' one for the ages -- even in Willmar: Musical on Barn stage through Feb. 26
Mary Tyler Moore has died at the age of 80
Golden Globe Awards: 'La La Land' Breaks Record for Most Win
Streaming overtakes U.S. digital music sales for first time: Nielsen
'Fire & Ice': Diamond Edge figure skating show is Saturday, Sunday in Willmar
Around our region published Feb. 22
Many Americans unaware of important heart health numbers: survey
Slow cooker recipes for easy meals on weeknights
Training can help surgeons tell patients best and worse scenarios
Keith L. Kendall
Lawrence "Junior" Johnson, Jr.
Swift: Expiration dates are just suggestions
Phillips: A well-timed letter reminded me to look for kindness
Perennials potentially damaged from early-season warmup
Little things make a big difference with gardening
Wishing loved one could let go of life should not bring guilty feelings
February 16, 2017
Prosecutor says western Minnesota deputy shot man in self-defense
WHEATON, Minn.—A Stevens County sheriff's deputy acted in self-defense when he shot and killed an Evansville man last year, a prosecutor...
February 16, 2017 - 8:37pm
November 7, 2016
One killed, three injured in head-on crash near Morris
MORRIS – A Hancock man was killed and three others were injured Sunday in a head-on crash north of Morris. According to the State Patrol, the...
November 7, 2016 - 7:20am
October 29, 2016
Man killed Friday in officer-involved shooting in western Minn.
MORRIS—Jay Johannes Holmgren, 37, of Evansville died of a gunshot wound in an officer-involved shooting Friday in Traverse County after...
October 29, 2016 - 6:12pm
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
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
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
May 9, 2014
Deputies search for gun after high-speed chase west of Morris
MORRIS — An Appleton man faces several criminal charges after a high-speed chase Wednesday west of Morris.
May 9, 2014 - 10:49pm
February 27, 2014
Suspect in officer-involved shooting charged with aggravated robbery
MORRIS — An Alexandria man who was shot by a Swift County deputy sheriff has been charged with one felony count of aggravated robbery after pretending to have a gun and taking $295 from a bar in Morris, authorities said.
February 27, 2014 - 5:02pm
March 31, 2013
Severe weather may play tricks on residents of west central Minnesota this year
MORRIS — Although 2012 was an unusually quiet year for tornadoes and damaging winds in the Upper Midwest, it was an active season for much of Stevens County. While it’s still early to look at trends for the upcoming severe weather season, some indications show the region could...
March 31, 2013 - 11:09pm
March 4, 2013
Weekend barn fire in Stevens County kills 1800 hogs
MORRIS – A barn fire in Darnen Township early Saturday morning killed approximately 1,800 hogs and caused nearly $700,000 in property damage,...
March 4, 2013 - 10:31am
February 10, 2013
MnDOT recommends no travel in parts of west central Minn., including Pope and Stevens counties
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – The Minnesota Department of Transportation advises no travel in parts of west central Minnesota due to heavy snow, blowing snow and very poor visibility. Increasing winds will likely cause conditions to continue to deteriorate through today into Monday. This...
February 10, 2013 - 1:44pm