Archive | December 6, 2012

Robert Burggraff, a resident of Little Falls,  died Tuesday, Dec. 4, 2012, at his home in Little Falls. A Mass of Christian was held Friday, Dec. 7, at Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church in Little Falls, with Father Joe Herzing officiating.  Burial will be in the parish cemetery. Robert Burggraff was born Nov. 15, [...]

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Rev. Gladys Dove Reynolds,  a resident of Hillman passed away  Nov. 17, 2012, in Jackson, Tenn. while traveling to her winter home in Florida. Born on July 24, 1940, in Long Branch, New Jersey; growing up in Goldsboro, N.C., she moved to Minnesota in the 1960s, settling in Hillman in 1994.  Always reaching out to [...]

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Warren H. Jones, a resident of Brainerd, formerly of Little Falls, passed away Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012, at Good Samaritan Home in Brainerd. Funeral services will be held Monday, Dec. 10, at 11 a.m. at the Shelley Funeral Chapel in Little Falls, with the Rev. Nate Bjorge officiating.  Friends may call at the Shelley Funeral [...]

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Fr. David Gallus, OSC, died on the morning of Wednesday, Dec. 5, 2012, from lung cancer. The reception of the body at the Crosier Priory Church of the Holy Cross in Onamia,  will be Sunday, Dec. 9, at 3 p.m. A time for remembrance for the sharing of stories and memories will begin at 4 [...]

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Pierz police responded Nov. 30, at 4:15 a.m., to a complaint of damage to property on Main Street in Pierz and a stolen motor vehicle on Third Avenue Northeast. The suspect, 46-year-old Thomas Francis Treloar, of Duluth, had already left the scene when officers arrived, but was later arrested in Crow Wing County. Thomas Francis [...]

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Political Tidbits by Howard Lestrud ECM Publishers Political Editor As we look at the makeup of the new Minnesota Legislature, we see the gender representation almost equal in the House and the Senate. Of the 134 members of the House of Representatives, 90 (67 percent) are men and 44 (33 percent)  are women. Of the [...]

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by Howard Lestrud ECM Publishers Political Editor It appears there will be no requests for additional state funding for Camp Ripley during the 2013 session of the Minnesota Legislature, says Col. Scott St. Sauver, commander of the 53,000-acre regional training facility for military, federal, state, local and civilian communities. Camp Ripley is located six miles [...]

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Tad Hoefs from Browerville the new owner By Tina Snell, Staff Writer Tom Zetah, owner of Tom’s Hardware Hank in Motley, has sold his business. The new owner, Tad Hoefs, took over ownership Monday. Zetah, born and raised south of Motley and graduated from Motley High School in 1957, purchased the hardware store from Alvie and [...]

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Diane Jean Marshik,  a resident of Lusk, Wyo., died Nov. 26, 2012, ater a courageous battle with cancer. Funeral services were held Dec. 3, at the Congregational Church in Lusk, with Pastor Mark Lohr officiating. Burial will be in the Bearhead Cemetery near Pillsbury. Diane Jean Marshik was born Jan. 13, 1950, in Little Falls, [...]

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