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Lorraine Susie (Anderson) Lindor

Lorraine Lindor, age 91 of Morris, Minnesota, formerly of Chokio, MN, passed away Sunday, August 7, 2022, at The Legacy in Morris, MN. Visitation for Lorraine Lindor will be Sunday, August 14, 2022, from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at Our Savior’s Lutheran Church in Chokio, MN. Visitation will...
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Work Slated on Highway 15 East of Wilmot

A culvert will be replaced at the intersection of South Dakota Highway 15 and 473rd Avenue, approximately six miles east of Wilmot, according to the South Dakota Department of Transportation (SDDOT). The work will start on Wednesday, August 10. The culvert replacement will be done one-half width of the road...
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Woman accused of robbing Wyndmere bank reaches plea deal

WYNDMERE, N.D. (Valley News Live) - The woman accused of holding up a small town North Dakota bank last July has reached a deal with prosecutors and has pleaded guilty in the case. 44-year-old Tessa Ann Marie Jaksa is charged in federal court with one count of bank robbery, after...

Lots to do in 2022, Stevens County Fair runs through this Sunday

There will be a “Lot to Do in 2022” at the Stevens County Fair which is the theme for the five day event taking place at the fairgrounds in Morris. Events will kick off Tuesday, August 9 at 5:30 p.m. with a Fair Community meal at the Lee Community Center. The meal is free with the purchase of a button. Buttons can also be purchased at the supper that night.


This is a public service announcement for the residents living in the following area:. An aerial mosquito control application is scheduled for: Tuesday, August 9, between 7-11 PM, weather permitting. Should the spray be rescheduled, it would then take place the following evening. These applications have been approved by the...

Dave Holman, 87

Memorial services for Dave Holman of Morris will be held Monday, August 15, 2022 at 10:30 a.m. at Faith Lutheran Church in Morris, with Reverend Vicki Toutges officiating. Visitation will be Sunday from 4 to 6 p.m., with a prayer service and a time of sharing at 6:00 at the Pedersen Funeral Home in Morris and for one hour prior to the services at the church on Monday. A graveside service will take place at Hines Cemetery in Hines, MN at a later date.

Marlene Vogel, 90

Funeral services for Marlene Vogel of Morris, Minnesota, will be held Monday, August 8, 2022, at 11:00 a.m. at Federated Church in Morris, with Reverend Matthew Orendorff officiating. Visitation will be held Sunday, August 7, 2022, from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Pedersen Funeral Home in Morris and for one hour prior to the service at the church on Monday. A private family burial will take place at Summit Cemetery in Morris.

Obituary- Valerie Ricks-Johnson, 86

Valerie Ricks-Johnson, 86, of Elbow Lake, died Friday, August 5th. Visitation: Wednesday, August 10, from 5 to 7 P.M. at the Erickson-Smith Funeral Home in Elbow Lake and resuming for one hour prior to the service at the church. Memorial Service: Thursday, August 11th at 10:00 A.M. at United Lutheran...

May P Jesseph, 87

May P Jesseph passed away on July 30, 2022 at Seasons Hospice in Rochester, Minnesota, after a series of health challenges. She is survived by her sister Ann in Snohomish, Washington, two sons Doug (Doreen) of Tampa, Florida and Steve (Jane) of Doylestown, Pennsylvania, and daughter Jennifer (Randy) of Pine Island, Minnesota, and grandchildren Joel and Laura. She is preceded in death by her husband Joseph R Jesseph, parents Albert B Pappenhagen and Elizabeth Pappenhagen along with sister Betty and brother Albert.

Morris Takes Seventh At Junior Legion State Tournament

ELY – A late rally came up short for Morris in a 7-6 loss to LeSeuer/Henderson in the quarterfinals of the division two state junior legion baseball tournament from Ely on Thursday. Riley Asmus pitched six innings and took the loss, allowing seven runs (five earned) on 10 hits,...

Saints Going Back To State, Eagles & Cards Game Suspended In Seventh

ROSEN – Dumont broke a scoreless tie when they erupted for nine runs in the eighth inning and went on to defeat Madison 9-0 in the Region 9C playoffs, punching their ticket to the class c state tournament for the second straight year. Jordon Roos pitched a complete game...

Michael Dewane “Mike”, 90

Michael Dewane “Mike” of Kewaskum, WI formerly of West Bend, WI passed peacefully on Thursday, July 28, 2022, at the age of 90. He was born on June 24, 1932, in Morris, MN, the son of John P. and Margaret V. (Nee Foley) Dewane. Mike was a member of Holy Angels Catholic Church in West Bend, WI. He remained single throughout his life. Mike is survived by nephews, nieces, other relatives, and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, brothers John L., Charles, and Joseph Dewane; sister Margaret Ascheman.