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Mother of four finds silver lining in battle with breast cancer - Morrison County Record
Michelle Litke received “the call” about 18 months ago, confirming that she had breast cancer. By the time doctors’ suspicions were verified by a biopsy, Litke had already felt certain of her diagnosis. “I already kind of knew,” she said.
Veteran gets a special thank you: Peace - Morrison County Record
By Jim Wright, Correspondent At the rural rental home that Veterans Affairs Officer Kathy Marshik found for Gulf War veteran Justin Green and his family, those who helped them move — and those who are grateful, include (from left): Dan Noss ...
Pierz Senior Center celebrates LSS 150th anniversary - Morrison County Record
It was a celebration at the Pierz Senior Center Oct. 1, complete with live music and of course, a good meal. While everyone was invited, Stella Virnig and her crew welcomed special guests — Teri Weyer, assistant director of senior nutrition and Roxanne ...
Royalton woman taking advantage of recently-approved MS drug - Morrison County Record
Shaina Kloss Gottwalt is thrilled to be among the first patients approved to use a new drug to battle the effects of multiple sclerosis (MS). She just received her first course of treatment by infusion and is waiting to see how her body responds.
A year of forgiveness, mercy and starting anew - Morrison County Record
Our Lady of Lourdes and St. Mary’s, Little Falls; and Holy Family Church, Belle Prairie Pope Francis had an eventful week a few weeks ago, visiting Cuba and the United States. He spoke to Congress and at the United Nations. He visited the White House ...
Remembering history and Hungarian heroes - Morrison County Record
Within 10 minutes, a visitor to Budapest, Hungary, can find monuments to some of the best, and worst, of humankind. Nathan on Education, by Joe Nathan First, 60 pairs of metal shoes in various sizes are lined up next to the Danube as it flows through Budapest.
Kids in old bodies reunited after half century - Morrison County Record
No teenager in the entire history of the United States has ever thought as he walked down the aisle to get his high school diploma, “I wonder what I will be saying at my 50-year high school reunion?” Tom West, West Words I know I sure didn’t.
Middle East wars costing us trillions - Morrison County Record
Rep. Rick Nolan wrote on his website, “The Iran nuclear agreement gives peace and diplomacy a chance. The opposite may be an option we can ill-afford – another war in the Middle East costing us trillions of dollars in treasury – costing us blood, and ...
Elderly woman needs help - Morrison County Record
I’m writing about an elderly lady from Randall who is on Medicare and UCare, but has no dental insurance. She tried to get help from the Salvation Army and Social Services, etc., but there’s nobody to help her with her bottom teeth. She only has six ...
Flyers swim and dive fourth at true team in Sartell - Morrison County Record
Saturday, Oct. 3, marked the first time that Little Falls competed in the True Team section event, which this year took place in Sartell. The Flyers made it a strong debut, with a fourth place finish out of nine teams, including seven top-five finishes.
Upsala to look at increasing garbage rates - Morrison County Record
City Clerk/Treasurer Michelle Stevens pointed out a shortfall in Upsala’s garbage and recycling enterprise fund, Monday. Stevens’ chart showed a deficit of $5,718.20 for 2016, pointing out the city charges $18.50 for residential trash collection and ...
CVB brings beauty and benches to Little Falls - Morrison County Record
Thanks to new grant funding from Five Wings Art Council, Little Falls will soon have fun, fashionable places to sit all over town. Kris VonBerge, executive director of the Little Falls Convention and Visitors Bureau (CVB) said the $5,000 grant, partially ...
Volleyball comes down stretch - Morrison County Record
The schedule for all of the Morrison County area volleyball teams has ramped up to prepare the teams for the (101115sportsEliTschidaStorm) Staff photo by Tyler Ohmann Royalton seniors Brooke Tschida (No. 10) and Kayla Eli (No. 2) go up to block Huskers ...
Flyers stymied by Thunder - Morrison County Record
Little Falls’ defense put up a strong performance against Zimmerman, Oct. 2, but eventually fell 16-6 to the Thunder. Zimmerman led 16-0 at halftime, but failed to score in the second half. The Flyers held the Thunder scoreless and under 200 total yards ...
Langer makes visit to Royals practice - Morrison County Record
A two-time Super Bowl champion and NFL Hall of Famer came to visit the Royalton football team during practice, Wednesday. Jim Langer, a 1966 Royalton graduate, and the starting center for the NFL’s only team to go undefeated, the 1972 Dolphins, came to ...