Little Falls News

05/19/2018 02:18 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Pine Grove Zoo offers Walk-a-Bout with the Roos 

Get an up, close and personal experience with Pine Grove Zoo's red kangaroo joeys, Sydney and Bindi. Participants will have an opportunity to learn about joey development, marsupials and about the zoo's Kangaroo Mob.

05/18/2018 07:47 AM  ~~~Source~~~
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Competing chefs Fred Stumbo of Sage on Laurel , Paul Ruszat of St. Cloud Hospital and Scotty Stocco of Iron Range Eatery await the judge's decision Tuesday, May 15, following the entree round of the Minced competition at Sprout in Little Falls.

05/16/2018 04:41 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Child care summit set for June 13 8 min ago 

In partnership with First Children's Finance, the Initiative Foundation will host a free summit to address the region's child care crisis.

05/12/2018 07:11 PM  ~~~Source~~~
MMFCU Names New Home Loan Consultants 

"All three were promoted from within the credit union and I know they will do a great job serving our members with their mortgage needs as they have over 31 years combined experience in the financial industry" Jon Tomlinson, Director of Mortgage Services said. "I especially look forward to them being able to offer a variety of new products including Veteran Administration and Federal Housing Administration Loans."

05/11/2018 07:57 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Church News for May 11 

First Congregational United Church of Christ in Brainerd will have an Interdenominational Taize Prayer Service 6 p.m. Thursday, May 17, in the church sanctuary. Taize is a small village in eastern France.

05/05/2018 02:54 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Attorney possessed child porn, charges say 

Kent Frederick Strunk, 49, was arraigned Friday in Morrison County District Court in Little Falls on the felony. Morrison County Attorney Brian Middendorf appointed the Stearns County Attorney's Office as a special prosecutor on the case.

05/03/2018 11:25 AM  ~~~Source~~~
That Drone You Got Could Get You in Huge Trouble 

A drone flying over a fire forced an air tanker helicopter to land while trying to extinguish a large fire north of Little Falls the other day, and law enforcement is looking for its owner. This is just one of the many issues drones have caused over the years, and Minnesota law enforcement takes the issue very seriously.

05/02/2018 11:40 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Camp Ripley Military Installation. Click on image to view entire map. Map Minnesota National Guard 

Brig. Gen. Lowell Kruse, the new senior commander of Camp Ripley, introduced himself to the Cass County Board Tuesday.

04/29/2018 11:00 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Opinion: Water infrastructure costs threaten to cripple rural communities 

Cities across Minnesota are in the midst of a water infrastructure funding crisis, and with just weeks left in the legislative session, we desperately need our lawmakers at the State Capitol to do something about it. My community is one of hundreds in the state currently facing massive costs to upgrade our wastewater treatment facility.