Morrison County Newswire

Morrison County Newswire

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

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  1. Byron Smith appeal to be heard Sept. 3Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | St. Cloud Times

    ... of Byron Smith on Sept. 3, according to the state court information office. Smith, 67, was convicted by a Morrison County jury of two counts each of first- and second-degree murder for shooting Haile Kifer and Nick Brady after the teenagers broke in ...

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  2. ExcavatoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 24 | Webster-Kirkwood Times

    ... to arrive at the dimensions above. If you'd like a key chain, come see me - or a deck of cards from the Morrison County Record in Minnesota. There were lots of photos - school pictures of kids, a family photo from when my belly was flatter, photos ...

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  3. Relief efforts continue after Brainerd lakes windstormRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | TwinCities

    ... sheriff's office had nearly all their deputies working storm response, so they requested aid from Aitkin and Morrison County deputies to help relieve the Crow Wing deputies. Terry Sluss, Deputy Chair of Disaster Services for the Minnesota Region of ...

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  4. Unconfirmed reports of at least 4 tornado touchdownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | WKOW-TV

    Forecasters say at least four unconfirmed tornadoes may have touched down in western Minnesota when strong storms moved through the state. Sunday's hot, sticky weather gave way to storms that toppled trees and power lines.

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  5. High Winds, Tornadoes Damage Parts of MidwestRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 14 | Insurance Journal West

    Forecasters say at least four unconfirmed tornadoes may touched down in western Minnesota when strong storms moved through the state. In Indiana, residents are cleaning up after a storm dumped up to 4 inches of rain in areas, caused flash flooding and spawned a small tornado that knocked down about 100 trees.

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  6. Cabin goers woke up to flipped boats and damaged docks.Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | St. Cloud Times

    Forecasters say at least four unconfirmed tornadoes may have touched down in western Minnesota when strong storms moved through the state. Unconfirmed reports of at least 4 tornado touchdowns Forecasters say at least four unconfirmed tornadoes may have touched down in western Minnesota when strong storms moved through the state.

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  7. Sunday Storms May Have Spawned 4 Tornado TouchdownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | CBS Local

    MINNEAPOLIS - Forecasters say at least four unconfirmed tornadoes may have touched down in western Minnesota when strong storms moved through the state. There will be a big cleanup in the Brainerd Lakes area because of a number of big trees coming down during Monday night's storm.

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  8. Around the state: Zebra mussels found in Morrison CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 11 | Star Tribune

    A zebra mussel infestation has been confirmed in Fish Trap Lake near Motley, Minn., the Department of Natural Resources announced. It's the first find of the invasive mussel in Morrison County.

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  9. Man calls 911, pepper-sprays police who respondedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 10 | WBNS

    CBSNEWS - A central Minnesota man is accused of pepper-spraying two police officers who responded to his 911 calls, according to CBS Minnesota . The Morrison County Dispatch received multiple 911 calls on Tuesday, July 7 between 4 a.m. and 5:30 a.m. from Scott Patrick Garman, 46. Reportedly the Little Falls man yelled and swore at dispatchers about officers who had been at his house earlier in the evening.

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  10. Man accused of calling 911, using pepper spray on officersRead the original story

    Friday Jul 10 | Marshall Independent

    A Little Falls man is accused of calling 911, then using pepper spray on officers who responded to his house. A criminal complaint filed in Morrison County says 46-year-old Scott Garman placed multiple 911 calls to dispatchers early Tuesday and was angry about officers who had been to his home earlier.

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  11. Charges: Little Falls Man Calls 911, Pepper Sprays Responding OfficersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | CBS Local

    ... is accused of pepper spraying two police officers who responded to his 911 calls Tuesday, according to the Morrison County Attorney's Office. The Morrison County Dispatch received multiple 911 calls on July 7 between 4 a.m. and 5:30 a.m. from Scott ...

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  12. Charges: Little Falls Man Called 911, Pepper-Sprayed Responding OfficersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 9 | KSTP

    A Little Falls man has been charged after police say he called 911 and then pepper-sprayed the officers when they arrived. According to a criminal complaint, Morrison County Dispatched received multiple 911 calls from 46-year-old Scott Patrick Garman of Little Falls between 4 a.m. and 5:30 a.m. Tuesday.

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  13. Comedian, troupe put on show for Relay for LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 8 | St. Cloud Times

    Comedian, troupe put on show for Relay for Life The program will be half standup, half "Wizard of Oz" parody Check out this story on sctimes.com: The standup comedian and Little Falls native is part of a show Thursday at Great River Arts Center that is a fundraiser for Morrison County Relay for Life. The Morrison County Relay for Life takes place July 17. "We're hoping people come out, and they can definitely get some laughs," he said.

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  14. Minnesota news in brief at 7:58 p.m. CDTRead the original story

    Monday Jul 6 | Washington Times

    ... The agency says the infestation would not be a candidate for treatment. Fish Trap Lake is the first lake in Morrison County to be confirmed with zebra mussels. The central Minnesota lake will be designated as zebra mussel infested. APPLE VALLEY, ...

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  15. Zebra mussels confirmed in central Minnesota lakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | TwinCities

    ... The agency says the infestation would not be a candidate for treatment. Fish Trap Lake is the first lake in Morrison County to be confirmed with zebra mussels. The central Minnesota lake will be designated as zebra mussel infested.

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  16. Zebra Mussels Found in Fish Trap Lake in Morrison CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | KSTP

    The Minnesota Department of Natural Resources confirms the invasive species was spotted in Fish Trap Lake in Morrison County, which is about 30 miles southwest of Brainerd. Someone found a zebra mussel attached to a tree branch in the water in late June, and DNR officials then found large clusters of zebra mussels throughout the lake.

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  17. DNR: Morrison County Lake Infested With Zebra MusselsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | CBS Local

    MINNEAPOLIS - The Department of Natural Resources says zebra mussels have been found for the first time in a lake in Morrison County. The DNR announced Monday that the invasive species was confirmed in Fish Trap Lake last week.

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  18. The American Legion color guard led the Bowlus Fun Days parade Sunday through downtown Bowlus.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 5 | St. Cloud Times

    ... one of the activities part of Bowlus Fun Day, which also includes a 5K, music and activities. Bowlus is on Morrison County Road 26, five miles west of Royalton. On Sunday, several greeted her as she sat on her porch. Chairs lined up her front lawn ...

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  19. Preparations for war games began 75 years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | St. Cloud Times

    Preparations for war games began 75 years ago Federal government leased 190,000 acres in both Morrison and Crow Wing Counties Check out this story on sctimes.com: P22 pursuit planes were flown to Camp Ripley from Barksdale Field in Louisiana during the 1940 military maneuvers there and in the surrounding area. War games anyway.

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  20. LocalSheriff seeks owner of cow hit by carSheriff seeks owner of cow...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | St. Cloud Times

    Sheriff seeks owner of cow hit by car The cow was hit by a car on U.S. Highway 10 near Royalton Check out this story on sctimes.com: The Morrison County Sheriff's Office is looking for the owner of a Black Angus cow that was hit by two cars early Thursday morning. The Sheriff's Office said Melissa Figueroa, 45, was driving north at around 1:50 a.m. on U.S. Highway 10 when she struck the animal near 58th Street in Bellevue Township.

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