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Meet the new Pet of the Week: Ratchet (w/video)
Law enforcement blotter: Wednesday, March 22
Minn. transportation funding debate enters third verse
Coalition continues to oppose private prison in western Minn.
Franson's abortion bill brings out emotional testimony
The end of an era: Simpson steps down at B-E after 605 head coaching wins
Homecoming: Swedberg takes over the Alex boys golf program he grew up in
Engfer-Triebenbach takes over Osakis golf programs
Vikings finalize deal with WR Thielen
Three Chargers named All-LEC in girls basketball
Cancer benefit is set for Randy Beman
Organic Gardening Club to host barn dance
LIBRARY NEWS: Finding the time to read
Nowells to speak about merging of sports, Christianity
Sweetwater Revival to give concert of hope, encouragement
Births - March 17, 2017
Births - March 8, 2017
Engaged - Freiderich and Blumhoefer
Births - March 3, 2017
Engaged - Lee and Dybdal
Mike Frisch: What's my walleye line?
Art of every size, shape and color
DNR release: Catch-and-release summer walleye season announced for Mille Lacs
Carvers coming to the RCC
Bald eagles migrating back to Minnesota
Lynnette "Lynn" M. Kalina
Betty A. Dittberner
Christina Michelle Jackson
Daniel O. Reese
IN THE KNOW: Alexandria is top micropolitan in Minnesota
LETTER: Asking nicely; this time only
LETTER: Please don't litter
LETTER: Don't doubt that people want jobs
GUEST EDITORIAL: Sail a course to Real ID
Agriculture going strong in Douglas County
Douglas County Master Gardeners present Let's Get Growing workshop
Wussows named a Yieldmaster contest winner
Nominate a Farm Mom of the Year
Selecting fragrant flowers for your cutting garden
Coffee lover branches out: Alexandria man turns roasting into a side business
Ecumen Bethany Community receives Customer Experience Award
Parkers Prairie bar and grill is first to serve liquor
Dilley Zimny Insurance named a Circle of Excellence Agency
Ecumen Bethany Community receives workforce grant
hires and promotions
On The Street
October 18, 2010
Missing Minneapolis hunter found dead with gunshot wound to abdomen north of Morris, Minn.
October 18, 2010 - 11:22am
September 22, 2010
Football: Second half costs Lakers in 40-0 loss to Tigers
A big second half helped the Morris football team run away with a 40-0 win against Minnewaska last Friday night. The Tigers scored 28 points after halftime to break open what was a 12-0 game at the break. The Tigers controlled the game by running for 386 yards on 47 carries. That...
September 22, 2010 - 12:00am
July 20, 2010
Morris won't pair with Minnewaska in soccer this year
The Morris Area School board approved asking district voters for a new operating levy this fall. The board voted for the $500 per-pupil referendum question at its regular meeting Monday night by a 4-0 vote. Board members Kurt Gartland, Mark McNally and Brent Fuhrman were not at the...
July 20, 2010 - 1:12pm
July 11, 2010
Corn is more than knee high but prices low
The venerable "knee-high by the Fourth of July" standard for corn crops has long gone the way of pinwheels, sparklers and homemade ice cream. Especially this year, most area corn has easily surpassed that benchmark, thanks to plentiful rain and, for the most part, some warm, sunny...
July 11, 2010 - 10:18am
July 4, 2010
CIty officials urged to get word out on budget
(A note from the Echo Press editor: This story from the Morris Tribune highlights comments made from a representative from the Coalition of Greater Minnesota Cities, Elizabeth Wefel, who made a similar presentation to the Alexandria City Council at its June 28 meeting.) Civic officials...
July 4, 2010 - 11:54am
June 13, 2010
Morris plant will produce fertilizer from wind energy
MORRIS -- The winds sweeping across the Northern Plains could soon help farmers fertilize their crops of corn, wheat and sorghum. Minnesota researchers have designed a $3.75 million carbon-free system that uses wind power from a towering turbine to produce anhydrous ammonia, a common...
June 13, 2010 - 10:45am
April 14, 2010
Morris man accused of assaulting 19-year-old from Alexandria
A 46-year-old Morris man faces two felony counts of criminal sexual conduct following an alleged weekend incident involving a 19-year-old from...
April 14, 2010 - 4:06pm
April 9, 2010
Welcome home, soldiers: Charlie Battery troops, including two from Alexandria area, return from Kuwait
It was a homecoming to remember. After nearly a year of communicating with his wife and loved ones only through letters, phone calls and e-mails,...
April 9, 2010 - 12:05am
April 3, 2010
Welcome home planned for area soldiers
Soldiers from the Morris/Ortonville area - and a couple from Alexandria and Osakis - will be returning home today, Saturday. Families were told that the Charlie Battery troops are expected to arrive in Morris at 11:45 a.m. today. The soldiers will be calling in from time to time...
April 3, 2010 - 5:25am
March 6, 2010
Morris awaits word in Riley Bros. case
The City of Morris is committed to a infrastructure repair project on East 2nd Street, but the City Council is delaying it to some extent to see how Riley Bros.'s legal situation plays out. The city has approved measures to keep the $2.4 million East 2nd Street project moving ahead...
March 6, 2010 - 12:33pm
February 25, 2010
UPDATE: Highway 28 near Morris reopens to traffic
Traffic flow on Highway 28 west of Morris has returned to normal, the Stevens County Sheriff's Office reported Thursday afternoon. A BNSF train...
February 25, 2010 - 12:08pm
February 2, 2010
UPDATE: Former UMM student charged in federal case described as ambitious, talented
A former University of Minnesota, Morris student facing federal charges in Louisiana is an ambitious and talented organizer and idea man, according...
February 2, 2010 - 11:07am
January 15, 2010
Area players on UMM teams
Osakis graduate Kendall Proell is averaging seven points per game for the University of Minnesota-Morris Cougar men's basketball team this season, with a total after nine games of 63 points. Proell, a senior guard, also has 24 rebounds for an average of 2.7 per game, and leads the...
January 15, 2010 - 12:00am
Local musicians to perform in Patsy Cline muscial
Good Clean Fun Productions is proud to present, "Imagine That, the Music and Magic of Patsy Cline." The performance, which features Cassie and...
January 15, 2010 - 12:00am
December 11, 2009
Man arrested in Oklahoma in connection with Morris woman's death
The Associated Press is reporting that 21-year-old Ryan Hurd was arrested December 4 in west Tulsa after the body of 19-year-old Kathryn Rose...
December 11, 2009 - 1:41pm