UMN Morris holds 59th commencement

The 59th University of Minnesota Morris commencement ceremony was held Saturday, May 14, indoors at the Cougar Sports Center gymnasium. Therewere 290 graduates, including above, Katelynn Jepma, who is a Hancock native. Jepma graduated with a degree in English, secondary education with high distinction.

Destructive storm causes heavy damage in area

Thursday’s multiple storms that rolled across western and southwestern Minnesota last Thursday “formed in a volatile air mass, as record-breaking heat and humidity gripped areas from southern Minnesota on south and west,” according to the Department of Natural Resources Climate Journal reported.  However, the early morning storms were just a prelude to the much strong, …

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Morris Area holds final choral concert of year

Morris Area senior choir members surrounded Director John Kleinwolterink after their final performance at MAHS. They also presented him with several gifts including a collage of photos and liter bottles of Pepsi. More photos of the band concert from last week in this week’s e-edition.