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January 20, 2014
NORDIC SKIING: A pair of sixth place finishes for Bemidji
LITTLE FALLS -- Both the boys and girls Bemidji Nordic Ski teams finished in sixth place Monday at Camp Ripley in Little Falls. The 12-school event was a pursuit style race with a 5 kilometer race followed by a freestyle, and was considered a warm-up for sections in February....
January 20, 2014 - 9:02pm
December 3, 2013
Shareholders approve ethanol co-op sale
LITTLE FALLS, Minn. (AP) — Shareholders have approved the sale of Central Minnesota Ethanol Co-op in Little Falls. About 650 shareholders voted in the last week on selling the facility to Green Biologics, Inc. It plans to convert the plant to butanol production. The purchase...
December 3, 2013 - 12:01pm
November 25, 2013
1st-degree murder charges stand in Little Falls
LITTLE FALLS, Minn. (AP) — A judge has declined to dismiss a first-degree murder indictment against a Minnesota man accused of shooting two teens breaking into his house. Byron David Smith, 64, is accused in the shooting deaths of Haile Kifer, 18, and her cousin Nick Brady,...
November 25, 2013 - 2:14pm
November 4, 2013
Minnesota's 500,000 hunters help local businesses
LITTLE FALLS, Minn. (AP) — Hunting is big business in Minnesota, with nearly 500,000 people expected to head into the woods this year. The businesses catering to hunters include Thielen Meats in Little Falls. Owner John Thielen tells WCCO-TV that his family typically produces...
November 4, 2013 - 10:32am
February 6, 2013
Boy accused of burglary before Little Falls deaths
LITTLE FALLS, Minn. (AP) — A Little Falls teenager has been charged with burglarizing the home of a man in the months before he allegedly shot and killed two other teens who broke into his house. Seventeen-year-old Cody Kasper was charged Tuesday in connection with two burglaries...
February 6, 2013 - 12:00pm
January 15, 2013
Little Falls man, charged with killing 2 teens, has hearing moved to May
LITTLE FALLS, Minn. (AP) — The next court appearance for a Little Falls man accused of fatally shooting two teenage intruders at his home on Thanksgiving has been moved to May. Morrison County Judge Douglas Anderson on Tuesday rescheduled Byron Smith's Jan. 22 hearing for May 6....
January 15, 2013 - 4:48pm
December 18, 2012
Little Falls man charged with killing 2 teens posts bail
LITTLE FALLS, Minn. (AP) — A central Minnesota charged with killing two teenage cousins who broke into his home on Thanksgiving is out of jail. Morrison County jail officials say 64-year-old Byron David Smith of rural Little Falls posted $50,000 cash as conditional bail on Tuesday...
December 18, 2012 - 11:29am
November 26, 2012
Previous break-in at Minn. home where teens shot
LITTLE FALLS, Minn. (AP) — The home of a Minnesota man held in the shooting deaths of two teenage cousins has been burglarized at least once before. Byron David Smith of Little Falls told police he shot 18-year-old Haile Kifer and 17-year-old Nicholas Brady during a break-in Thursday....
November 26, 2012 - 10:58am
October 25, 2012
School bus tips on slippery central Minn. road
LITTLE FALLS, Minn. (AP) — A school bus has tipped over on a slippery road near Little Falls, sending six students to the hospital with minor injuries. The Morrison County sheriff's office says the bus driver lost control on a sharp curve around 7:15 a.m. Thursday. The bus was carrying...
October 25, 2012 - 3:46pm