Little Falls

Sheriff: 2 injured In Charter Bus Crash In Western Wis.Two people are recovering from a crash involving a Minnesota charter bus. It happened just before 11:30 a.m. in Maiden Rock Township, Wisconsin. The Pierce County Sheriff's Office says a car driven by 73-year-old Donald Miner slowed down as a car in front of him turned.
Sheriff: 2 Boys Killed, 2 Adults Injured In Morrison Co. CrashTwo young brothers from Little Falls were killed and two adults were injured Sunday in a crash in Morrison County. The fatal accident happened at about 1:10 p.m. at the intersection of Nature Road and Great River Road in Two Rivers Township, according to the Morrison County Sheriff's Office.
State Supreme Court Hears Appeal From Byron SmithThe Minnesota Supreme Court heard Thursday the appeal of a Little Falls man convicted of killing two teenagers who broke into his home. Byron Smith shot and killed 18-year-old Haile Kifer and 17-year-old Nick Brady on Thanksgiving Day in 2012. A jury found him guilty in 2014. Byron Smith is currently serving life in prison.
Teen Runs Red Light, Killing Father Of 3 In BeckerA teenager running a red light is blamed for a deadly crash Tuesday night on Highway 10 in Sherburne County. Chuck Maurer, 54, was killed and seven others hurt when a pickup carrying four teens blew through the stoplight at about 8 p.m. at the intersection of County Road 11.
Charges: Little Falls Man Calls 911, Pepper Sprays Responding OfficersA 46-year-old Little Falls man is accused of pepper spraying two police officers who responded to his 911 calls Tuesday, according to the Morrison County Attorney's Office.
DNR: $5K Reward Offered For Info On Fires Near Little FallsThe DNR announced Monday that a reward of up to $5,000 is being offered for information leading to the arrest of an arsonist suspected of starting two potentially dangerous wildfires last month near Little Falls.
Sheriff: 2 Dead, 1 Seriously Injured In Morrison Co. RolloverTwo men are dead and one man is seriously injured after a rollover crash early Friday morning near Little Falls. The Morrison County Sheriff's office says the fatal crash happened at about 1:28 a.m. on Haven Road near 233rd Street in Ripley Township.
Good Question: What's The Difference Between First, Second and Third Degree Murder?
Free Pizza On Christmas Day At Little Falls RestaurantIt's hard to find anywhere that's open on Christmas Day. But there's one restaurant in Little Falls that's open and giving out free food.
Byron Smith Must Pay $21K To Teens' FamiliesA Minnesota man convicted of killing two unarmed teenagers who broke into his home in 2012 has been ordered to pay more than $21,000 in restitution to the victims' families. Sixty-six-year-old Byron Smith was convicted in April of first-degree premeditated murder in the deaths of 17-year-old Nick Brady and 18-year-old Haile Kifer. Smith was sentenced to life in prison without parole. He is appealing.
State Patrol: Little Falls Man Crashes SUV Into Pond, DiesA 55-year-old Little Falls man died in a pond crash in Aitkin County Saturday afternoon, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. The state patrol says a man was traveling in a 1999 Dodge Durango westbound on Highway 18 near Highway 169 when he ran off the road, crashed and rolled into a pond upside down.
Wander Minnesota: The Charles A. Lindbergh Historic SiteJust outside of Little Falls is a historic site open only in the summertime, so you still have several weeks to plan a visit. The Charles A. Lindbergh Historic Site has the preserved childhood home of the famed aviator, as well as the Charles A. Lindbergh State Park across the street (and which is named after the aviator's father).