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Morrison County

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Woman Dies In Morrison Co. Car Accident

An 81-year-old woman died after being broadsided in Morrison County Saturday morning. Jerry Schlag, 25, was driving northbound on Highway 25 when the woman pulled out onto the highway from westbound Fourth Avenue NE.

04/19/2014

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Mpls. Heroin Dealer Found Guilty In Death Of Little Falls Teen

A Minneapolis man has been charged with the murder of a Little Falls woman who died of a heroin overdose. According to the Morrison County Attorney’s office, 30-year-old Keon “Bird” Mangun sold heroin to Brandon Bedford in north Minneapolis on Feb. 27, 2012. Bedford then gave the heroin to 19-year-old Miranda Gosiak of Little Falls on that evening and on the afternoon of Feb. 28, when she died of an overdose. A Morrison County District Court jury returned a guilty verdict against Mangun Wednesday evening on a charge of 3rd-degree murder.

10/31/2013

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1-Armed Man Found Guilty Of 1st-Degree Murder

A Morrison County jury found a 32-year-old Hutchinson man guilty of killing Dustin Brown in his Little Falls, Minn., trailer in October 2011.

01/17/2013

Byron David Smith (credit: Morrison County Sheriff's Office)

Little Falls Responds After Man Accused Of Killing Teens Posts Bail

Less than 24 hours after a Morrison County district court judge cut his $1 million bail in half, the Little Falls man accused of two counts of murder in the deaths of two teenagers was free to go, under deputy protection.

12/18/2012

Byron David Smith (credit: Morrison County Sheriff's Office)

Man Charged With Killing Little Falls Teen Set To Leave Jail

The Little Falls man charged with killing two teens is waiting to get out of jail after a judge agreed to lower his bail at a hearing Monday afternoon.

12/17/2012

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Killing Of 2 Minn. Teens Stirs Up Strong Emotions

Local officials knew the grisly killings of two teenagers who broke into a man’s Little Falls home on Thanksgiving Day would stir up strong emotions.

11/27/2012

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Man Accused Of Killing Teens Could Be Charged Monday

A Morrison County man accused of shooting and killing two teens will likely be charged on Monday.

11/25/2012

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School Bus Overturns Amid Slippery Conditions

As snowflakes started drifting in parts of Minnesota Thursday morning, a bus slid off of slippery roads and overturned in Little Falls, Minn. According to the Palmer Bus Company, the crash happened on Iris Road at about 7:20 a.m.

10/25/2012

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Motorcyclist Run Over, Killed After Hitting Deer

A motorcyclist died Monday night after hitting a deer, then getting run over by two vehicles in northern Minnesota, according to the Minnesota State Patrol.

05/15/2012

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Man, 20, Killed In Morrison Co. Crash

A 20-year-old man was killed in a crash involving a semi-tractor trailer near Upsala, Minn. Wednesday afternoon.

08/25/2011

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Sheriff: Woman Shot By Teen Squirrel Hunter

Morrison County authorities say a 17-year-old boy shooting at a squirrel shot and wounded a woman sitting in her yard.

08/05/2011

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Dad Charged With Son’s Death In Alcohol-Related Crash

A 31-year-old Little Falls man has been charged with criminal vehicular homicide in connection to the crash that killed his 2-year-old son, according to the Morrison County Attorney’s Office.

07/12/2011

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2 Men Die In Fiery Crash In Morrison County

The bodies of two men were found in a vehicle that crashed and started on fire in Morrison County early Thursday.

06/23/2011

Angela and Desiree Lorenz were killed along with their mother Melissa when their SUV crossed into oncoming traffic on Highway 27 just west of Little Falls. (credit: Family Photo)

Mother, 2 Daughters Killed In Head-On Crash

A mother and two daughters who died on an icy highway in central Minnesota had gone out in a winter storm to pick up a prescription for one of the girls, a family member said Tuesday.

02/22/2011

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Man Fatally Shot By Officers In Little Falls

A man was killed in an officer-involved shooting in Little Falls, Minn. early Thursday morning.

12/30/2010

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