Archive | June 7, 2013
Forty or 50 years ago, when Norman Cousins, editor of the Saturday Review, became ill, he wrote about how he cured himself by leaving his job and doing things that made him laugh — a lot. As with most things, the story became distorted over time. It was said that Cousins cured himself of cancer [....Read More
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Any discussion of public education — its needs, its strengths and weaknesses — generates a vast array of ideas, blame, expenses and controversy. It is almost surprising to find one premise that is universally agreed upon by administrators, politicians of all persuasions and teachers. But there i...Read More
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To the Editor: June is here and that means we will be celebrating Flag Day, Friday, June 14. The day is for all Americans to celebrate and show respect for the flag. This day was officially established by proclamation May 30, 1916, by President Woodrow Wilson. But it was not until Aug. 3, 1946, that...Read More
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To the Editor: I am writing a letter concerning the Green Prairie Beach. I’m sure many people remember fun times at that beach. I was surprised to hear the city would not give one dime for restoration. About 40 years ago, the city decided to close our beautiful beach and a few of us got [...]...Read More
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To the Editor: In accordance with the article in the Record on June 2, “Improvements at Green Prairie Park,” I strongly urge residents of Morrison County, as well as businesses, service clubs, fraternal groups, 4-H Clubs, etc., to donate funds to assist the park caretaker, Cliff Segler, with the...Read More
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To the Editor: Hands of Hope Resource Center would like to thank the following for their support of our Take Back the Night event: The city of Little Falls, Hardware Hank, Franciscan Sisters, Falls Floral, Morrison County Record, Little Falls Radio, Channel 6 Public Television, Little Falls Police D...Read More
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By Paul Gazelka, Guest Columnist The 2013 legislative session adjourned May 20. It is always an honor to serve you in the Minnesota Senate. Working across the aisle to set a responsible state budget was my focus this year. I support creating a more efficient and effective government as we did in 20...Read More
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By Liza Stangl, Guest Columnist Welcome classmates, family and friends. I feel humbled to be standing up here speaking in front of you tonight. I know that some of you have places to go, so don’t worry. I was told to keep my speech within 33 minutes, so I’m guessing that you’ll probably be ou...Read More
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By Brianne Carlson, Guest Columnist Guess what guys, we’re here. We did it, we actually did it. We’ve made it through 13 years of school and are about to take our last steps, literally. It seems not long ago we were only little twerps sharing tables in kindergarten, or scrawny seventh graders d...Read More
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A 50-year-old Little Falls man was injured Sunday, June 2 when he hit a deer while driving a motorcycle. Timothy Brummer was traveling northbound on Haven Road, four miles north of Little Falls, at about 10:55 a.m. when he struck a deer. Brummer had a passenger on the motorcycle, who was not injured...Read More
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The Eastern Morrison County 4-Wheeler Club will host a youth ATV class Saturday, June 15 at the Red Rooster Bar and Genola Memorial Park in Genola. This is a Department of Natural Resources (DNR) certified course and is required by statute for youths to operate ATVs. Students must be between the age...Read More
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Edwin J. Caspers, a resident of New Hope, formerly of Meier Grove, passed away Thursday, June 6, 2013, at the Regency Hospital in Golden Valley. Funeral services were held Monday, June 10, 2013 at the Church of St. Raphael, Crystal, with the Rev. Michael Izen officiating. Burial took place in the Ge...Read More
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STACKED TACO SALAD   1 lb. ground beef 2 large tomatoes, diced 1 (1 1/4 oz.) pkg. dry taco seasoning mix 1 medium head iceberg lettuce, chopped 2 c. (8 oz.) shredded Cheddar cheese 1 (6 oz.) can dark red kidney beans, rinsed and drained 2 (2 1/4 oz.) cans sliced black olives, drained 1 [...]...Read More
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