By Terry Lehrke, News Editor Winter parking will be restricted on the west side of Fifth Street Southeast, between First and Second avenues and on Second Street Northeast, between Second and Fourth avenues in Little Falls, between Nov. 1 and April 1. The Council voted for the restrictions Monday, after Public Works Director Greg Kimman explained […]

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To the Editor: I’m responding to the article in last week’s paper about Brian Cornell’s gift of money toward his van from the Swanville Lions Club. In 2012 I was in need of a lift for my scooter and adaptive hand controls for my van, so I could get around independently. I went to the […]

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To the Editor: Mary Warner of the Morrison County Historical Society (MCHS) wrote a wonderful interesting article in their last newsletter. It is about the ravine right in the center of downtown Little Falls. How fortunate you are to have her to research, draw maps to keep us informed on the making of Little Falls. […]

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One of my saddest and happiest days in school was the first day I wore my glasses, in the third grade. I already disliked my ears, which stuck out, and now I was the only kid with glasses. I felt super ugly and hated the idea of going to school. Fortunately, a teacher intervened. She […]

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We have four special days coming up in the next eight days, one of them officially designated as such by the federal government, and three organized by the barons of commerce. The first is, of course, Thanksgiving. The day is traditionally supposed to be a day to count our blessings, but over time has evolved […]

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I have been involved for some time now with what used to be called the Healthy Communities Collaborative and now is known as Live Better Live Longer (LBLL). The evolution of the group is ongoing, with our primary purpose today being to improve the overall health of the community. This is a more difficult challenge […]

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To the Editor: The Mille Lacs Area Health Foundation would like to thank all who contributed to and attended the annual Autumn Harvest Event, Oct. 25, in the Ballroom at Izatys Resort. The event is a kick-off for the Foundation’s new campaign to raise $56,000 to support the purchase of equipment for Mille Lacs Health […]

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Coca-Cola memorabilia required a storage unit all its own By Tina Snell, Staff Writer tina.snell@mcrecord.com About eight years ago, John Schubert came across a small Coca-Cola radio at a garage sale. The guy wanted $4 for it. Schubert asked him if he had any more and he came out with a case full, all still in […]

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