Blissenbachs grow eight types of trees and customers may cut their own By Tina Snell, Staff Writer John and Pat Blissenbach of Pierz are in the Christmas tree business. For the past 30 years they harvested what trees were ready on their lot, plus imported others for their customers. “We sell about 700 trees each year,” [...]
By Tina Snell, Staff Writer Little Falls Community Schools employee, Becky Majerus, has been named the December Employee of the Month by the Little Falls Chamber of Commerce. Majerus has been working as a media paraprofessional for 13 years. Her job consists of supervising the media center at Lincoln Elementary School, ensuring both teachers and students [...]
On Nov. 20, Morrison County District Court convicted Thomas John Lashinski Jr., 30, Little Falls on one felony count of fifth degree possession of drugs and one gross misdemeanor DWI. On Aug. 12, a hit and run accident was reported near the post office in Little Falls. A Little Falls police officer met with the [...]
Nov. 15 — A resident on Basil Road in Swanville reported a theft. Nov. 15 — A resident on South Platte River Drive, Pierz, reported someone had possibly been using their identity. Nov. 15 — Property was damaged on the Soo Line Trail and Fantail Road in Bowlus.
Morrison County Sheriff Michel Wetzel reports that arrest warrants were issued for the following people. Those with information as to the whereabouts of anyone on the list, is asked to contact the Morrison County Sheriff’s Office at (320) 632-9233 or toll-free at 1 (866) 401-1111, ext. 180. The dates of issuance were Nov. 12-25. • [...]
Jennifer Lisa Rasinski, 41, Eagan, was charged Nov. 15 with one felony count of fifth degree possession of a controlled substance. On July 10, a Morrison County deputy noticed a vehicle with a suspended object hanging from its rearview mirror. While following, the deputy noticed the driver was making random turns, appearing to evade him. [...]
Christian Lee Lindstrom, 20, Little Falls, was charged Nov. 21 with one felony count of third degree sale of narcotics. In March, a confidential informant (CI) told a Morrison County Deputy Sheriff he/she could purchase heroin from Lindstrom. The CI was advised to make arrangements for the purchase. The CI was given $120 and equipped [...]