Little Falls

By Tina Snell, Staff Writer The New 2 You Thrift Store will soon be opened to the public. While the article in the Nov. 2 issue of the Morrison County Record  said the store would open in early November, that has been pushed back several weeks due to construction delays. Since the acquisition of the 13,000 […]

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By Tina Snell, Staff Writer Shirley Waytashek was diagnosed with breast cancer in May 2013. If she looks familiar, she’s that checkout gal at Walmart that loves to chat. On Saturday, Nov. 15, Waytashek’s family will be hosting a benefit at the Little Falls VFW, located at 1210 Third Avenue NE. The event runs from 4 […]

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On Saturday, Nov. 8, The Gumdrop Tree will join hundreds of locally owned toy stores across the country to celebrate the fifth annual Neighborhood Toy Store Day, coordinated by the American Specialty Toy Retailing Association (ASTRA) to help families discover the joy of shopping at their local, independently-owned toy store this holiday season and beyond. […]

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By Jim Wright, Correspondent “We look out for each other.” That’s the message of the Neighborhood Watch program that was introduced to a gathering of about 45 Little Falls residents Oct. 23, at the Little Falls Community High School. But the nationwide program, started in 1972, is not about groups of citizens patrolling their neighborhoods, taking […]

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By Eric Beuning, Correspondent Susan “Susy” Prosapio organized a meeting to introduce the community to her vision for a local food co-op based in the Little Falls area. “About five or six months ago I started thinking about the idea of a Little Falls have a food co-op that could feature local foods,” Prosapio said Tuesday, […]

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Historic season ends with 6-4 record after 35-21 loss to DL By Tyler Ohmann Sports Editor tyler.ohmann@mcrecord.com Little Falls gave Detroit Lakes a scare in the Section 8AAAA semifinals, Oct. 25. The Flyers hung with the state’s No. 7 ranked team through three quarters. The teams were tied at 14 until the Lakers broke the […]

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Little Falls knocks out Holdingford in quarterfinals; Pierz also falls in quarterfinals to Osakis By Tyler ohmann Sports Editor tyler.ohmann@mcrecord.com It took five sets, but the Little Falls Flyers were the only area volleyball team to make it to the 6AA Sub-Section semifinals with a victory over Holdingford, Oct. 23. The fourth-seeded Flyers eliminated the […]

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Moore, Carlson advance as individuals, both Holdingford boys and girls win section, advance By Tyler Ohmann Sports Editor tyler.ohmann@mcrecord.com Little Falls sophomore Tyler Moore neared his season-best with a 16:21.20 runner-up finish in the Section 8AA Meet, Oct. 23 in Alexandria. The sophomore was the lone Flyer, boys or girls, to advance to the state […]

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By Tina Snell, Staff Writer Forty years ago in May, a freight train traveling east across the Mississippi River on the trestle bridge collapsed, dropping several cars into the water. It was about 7:10 p.m., May 10, 1974, a Friday night, when the trestle collapsed. According to the Little Falls Daily Transcript, the east half of […]

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