Schuett and his two dogs made it out safely by Jennie Zeitler, Staff Writer John Schuett woke early Nov. 11, to the sound of a smoke alarm. As soon as he saw the smoke and flames, he narrowly escaped without shoes, socks or shirt. His two favorite companions, Duke and Skamper, made it out too. Although [...]
The community discussion on tolerance and fear of Islam, slated to take place at St. Francis Hall in Little Falls Wednesday, Dec. 4, from 6 p.m. – 8 p.m., has been postponed due to the weather. Organizers will inform the public when a new date is set. Sponsors of the event are the Little Falls [...]
Santa rode in to Little Falls during the Santa Parade, Nov. 29, beating Monday’s snowstorm. He’s ready to visit area events to listen as children share their Christmas wishes. Pictured with Santa are helpful elves from the West Side Improvement Association’s Cookies with Santa event (Dec. 14) (from left): Kiara Burkhalter, Alexa Stoner, Makayla Keehr [...]
The Board of Directors announced the shareholders of Central Minnesota Ethanol Co-op (CMEC) have voted overwhelmingly to approve the Asset Purchase Agreement for the sale of CMEC’s Little Falls ethanol facility to Green Biologics Inc. (GBI). CMEC and GBI executed the asset purchase agreement Oct. 15 and received formal shareholder approval at CMEC’s special shareholder [...]
Little Falls came up just short in a pair of games during its annual early-season Northern swing, falling by identical 4-3 overtime scores at International Falls, Friday, and at Virginia/Mountain Iron-Buhl, Saturday. After giving up the first goal against International Falls, the Flyers went ahead 3-1 midway through the second period on scores by senior [...]
Brainerd-Little Falls ran into Class AA power North Wright County, Saturday, falling 11-0 at home to the No. 14 River Hawks.
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 [...]