Morrison County Newswire

Morrison County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Morrison County, MN.

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  1. The Weekender: Air Supply, Bike Run, Lyle Lovett and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    ... Annual Bike Run for Disabled American Veterans will be taking place on Saturday. The ride will benefit the Morrison County Chapter 12 Disabled American Veterans. It begins at The West Side Bar, in Little Falls with registration beginning at 11:30 ...


  2. Sheriff: Driver Injured After Falling Asleep, Striking Power PoleRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | CBS Local

    ... man is in the hospital after he fell asleep while driving and struck a power pole, according to the Morrison County Sheriff's Office. The sheriff's office said it was alerted at 12:46 a.m. Wednesday to the report of an accident with injuries on ...


  3. Minnesota Ag Water Quality Certification Program Enrolls 100,000th AcreRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 7 | Agri Marketing

    ... and their son Daniel Maurer. The family runs a 150-cow dairy and associated crop farm near Pierz in Morrison County. Marshik is a longtime conservationist. Over the years, he's implemented and maintained numerous conservation practices, including ...


  4. 14-Year-Old Girl Hospitalized After ATV CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 2 | CBS Local

    ... Corp. and one of the largest network-owned station groups in the country. Click here to get the [...] The Morrison County Sheriff's Office said 14-year-old Megan Mohler of Randall, Minnesota, was riding an ATV on a trail along Lake Road and Lake ...


  5. Little Falls Man Sentenced for Sexually Abusing ChildrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 23 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    Fifty-five-year-old Vernon Hintz has been sentenced to 7 1/2 years in prison after pleading guilty to second degree criminal sexual conduct. The Morrison County Attorney's Office says investigators interviewed several children in December 2015 asking about whether Hintz abused them.


  6. New Upsala memorial honors fallen soldiersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 30, 2016 | St. Cloud Times

    ... is the first of its kind in Minnesota. Upsala is a rural town with about 450 residents in southwestern Morrison County. The city commemorates Memorial Day each year with a ceremony featuring speakers and performances by the community choir and high ...


  7. School referendum polling placesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Melrose Beacon

    Voting on the Melrose Area School District referendum questions will take place between 11 a.m. and 8 p.m. on May 26 at the following locations: a St. Rosa Church Basement for residents in the city of St. Rosa, Stearns County townships of Millwood and Krain; Todd County townships of Birchdale and Grey Eagle; and Elmdale Township in Morrison County.


  8. Tornado Warnings Issued For Parts of Central MNRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2016 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    ... and 1.25 inches of rain falling in Todd County in 30 minutes. Also: from 8:00 p.m. to 8:45 p.m. southwestern Morrison County was under a severe thunderstorm warning.


  9. Little Falls Man Hurt in Rollover CrashRead the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2016 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    The Morrison County Sheriff's Office says the incident happened shortly before 2:45 a.m. on Grouse Road, south of 200th Street near Little Falls.


  10. Attorney General Lori Swanson criticized for dodging tough casesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2016 | City Pages

    ... When the teens broke into the basement, Smith killed them execution style. The out-state and ill-resourced Morrison County Attorneys' Office called Swanson for help in prosecuting Smith. The attorney general's office is supposed to assist rural ...


  11. Crow Wing County: Houle receives top management award3 min agoRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... Lodge in Nisswa. Houle has served as Crow Wing County administrator since 2008, having spent 14 years as Morrison County administrator prior to that. He is a past president of MCMA and currently chairs the board of directors for the Center for Rural ...


  12. Edward "Ed" John TannerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2015 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... Falls Lions and a former member of the Little Falls Jaycees. Some of the organizations he supported were: Morrison County Historical Society, St. Gabriel's Hospital Auxiliary, Linden Hill Convention Center, First United Church, Heartland Symphony, ...


  13. Lueck bill to assist Aitkin County Corrections eases through HouseRead the original story

    May 3, 2016 | Aitkin Independent Age

    The House on Thursday overwhelmingly passed legislation Rep. Dale Lueck, R-Aitkin, authored to allow smaller Minnesota counties to continue to participate in the state's Community Correction Act program. Current law does not allow a county with a population of less than 30,000 to establish their own county-based CCA program.


  14. 2 Hurt in Early Morning Crash With Tree Near HillmanRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | KLZZ-FM Saint Cloud

    The Morrison County Sheriff's Office says the incident happened shortly after 2:00 a.m. on 370th Avenue in Richardson Township. A vehicle driven by 55-year-old Douglas Sherwood of Brooklyn Park was traveling north when he went into the ditch and struck a tree.


  15. For Jim Langer, it's a welcome homecomingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | St. Cloud Times

    ... for the program to begin, he was greeted by well-wishers like Randy Winscher of Royalton. Winscher is a Morrison County commissioner. Royalton High School Principal Joel Swenson claps Wednesday as NFL Hall of Famer Jim Langer unveils a plaque that ...


  16. 14-year-old boy killed in tractor, dirt bike crash10 sec agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Pequot Lakes Echo

    ... struck the back of a tractor on 173rd Street, east of 350th Avenue, west of Hillman in Leigh Township. The Morrison County Sheriff's Office responded to the fatality at 4:19 p.m. and identified the victim as Damian Hebler of Hillman. Hebler was ...


  17. Sheriff: Boy Likely Wearing Helmet When Dirt Bike Hit TractorRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... dirt bike collided with a tractor in central Minnesota was wearing a helmet at the time of the crash. The Morrison County Sheriff's Office responded to the crash at about 4:19 p.m. Saturday in Leigh Township, near the city of Hillman. The crash ...


  18. Central Minnesota teen runs dirt bike into back of tractor, is killedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Star Tribune

    A teenager drove his dirt bike into the back of a tractor over the weekend in central Minnesota, authorities said. The crash occurred late Saturday afternoon on a street about 25 miles east of Little Falls and just west of Hillman in Morrison County, according to the Sheriff's Office.


  19. Teen Dies After Dirt Bike Collides With Tractor In Morrison Co.Read the original story

    Apr 24, 2016 | CBS Local

    ... Minnesota say a 14-year-old boy died Saturday after his dirt bike collided with the back of a tractor. The Morrison County Sheriff's Office says the crash happened around 4:19 p.m. on 173rd Street in Leigh Township, which is west of Hillman. Damian ...


  20. Jodi L. Williamson and Scott Rose: Legislative action needed to ensure courtroom securityRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2016 | Post-Bulletin

    ... shooting outside a Hennepin County courtroom in 2003, the taking of 10 hostages by a lone gunman at the Morrison County Government Center in Little Falls in 2008 and the tragic triple-shooting in the Cook County Courthouse in Grand Marais in 2011. ...