Motley News


11/12/2017 09:26 AM  ~~~Source~~~
This Was Brainerd - Nov. 12 

When Warren Williams, president of 1st American Bank, arrived at work yesterday everything seemed normal. Nancy Cross, head of Community Action, was a guest at the staff meeting talking about the July 4th parade, when she suddenly announced Williams was Citizen of the Year.


11/04/2017 01:20 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Head-on crash injures 4 

A motorist was seriously injured Thursday after being ejected from a passenger car in a multi-vehicle crash in Cass County. MOTLEY-A motorist was seriously injured Thursday after being ejected from a passenger car in a multi-vehicle crash in Cass County.


11/02/2017 08:27 PM  ~~~Source~~~
This evidence is allowed in Alayna Ertl homicide trial 

Here's how a judge ruled on a request to suppress most of the evidence against the accused, Zachary Anderson. The man accused of kidnapping, raping and killing Watkins girl Alayna Ertl asked a Cass County judge in July to suppress the bulk of the most incriminating evidence against him.


11/02/2017 01:39 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Performing Arts - Nov. 2 

The HillBenders' "The Who's Tommy," 7:30 p.m. Friday, Chalberg Theatre; part of the Central Lakes Community Performing Arts Center's Cultural Art Series. Tickets available online at www.clcmn.edu/arts or from the CLC box office at 855-8199.


10/26/2017 03:37 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Barbershop quartet, Kordal Kombat, to perform 

Kordal Kombat Mark Halberstadt , Scott Veenh, Ben Israelson and Adam Helgeson will bring their barbershop quartet music Nov. 3 to the Timbers Event Center in Staples. Submitted STAPLES-Kordal Kombat, a barbershop quartet, will perform at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 3 at Timbers Event Center in Staples, kicking off the Staples Motley Area Arts Council's new season.


10/26/2017 01:16 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Performing Arts - week of Oct. 26 - Nov. 2 

Brainerd Community Theatre presents "The Woman in Black," 7:30 p.m. today, Oct. 26 through Saturday and 2 p.m. Saturday, Chalberg Theatre. Tickets available online at www.clcmn.edu/arts or from the CLC box office at 855-8199.


10/26/2017 08:21 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Rear-end crash with school bus sends 1 to hospital 

The driver of a GMC truck suffered minor injuries Wednesday morning after rear-ending a school bus on Washington and South Sixth streets in Brainerd. There were no children on the bus.


10/25/2017 07:12 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Suspect in death of 5-year-old Alayna Ertl pleads not guilty 

Suspect in death of Watkins 5-year-old pleads not guilty Zachary Todd Anderson pleaded not guilty to 19 charges Wednesday, including the murder of 5-year-old Alayna Ertl. Check out this story on sctimes.com: http://on.sctimes.com/2h8F49g The man accused of kidnapping, raping and killing Watkins girl Alayna Ertl asked a Cass County judge in July to suppress the bulk of the most incriminating evidence against him.