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  1. Cooperative Mineral Resources signs multi-party Memorandum of...Read the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | Northland Press

    Cooperative Mineral Resources last week announced the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with Star Minerals Group Ltd. and Octopus Technologies Inc. of Vancouver, BC, to cooperate on developing a mine-to-market manganese-based battery technology. "This is a big accomplishment and a very big move forward for us," stated Char Kinzer, Public Relations Director for both CWP and CMR, by phone on Sunday.

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  2. Star Minerals Group Signs Multi-Party Memorandum of Understanding to...Read the original story

    Thursday Dec 4 | Market Wire

    Star Minerals Group Ltd. announces the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding with Cooperative Mineral Resources LLC of Brainerd, Minnesota and Octopus Technologies Inc. of Vancouver, BC, to cooperate on developing a mine-to-market manganese-based battery technology. Star is a Saskatoon, SK-based junior mining company, focused on finding, exploring and developing strategic metal deposits for the battery industry, as well as other critical materials products for downstream applications in the green energy sector.

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  3. Rural Minn. Animal Shelters in Need of Food, Monetary DonationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | KSTP

    An animal shelter in Central Minnesota is overwhelmed by abandoned dogs and cats, and they are short on supplies to take care of them. Walking through the Morrison County Humane Society you notice dozens of kittens.

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  4. Minnesota man trapped under tractor dies, sheriff saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | TwinCities

    The St. Cloud Times reports the Morrison County Sheriff's Office said Monday that Kevin Waytashek died around 5:30 p.m.Sunday after he became trapped between the bucket plate and frame of the tractor while performing routine maintenance.

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  5. Sheriff: Minnesota man dies in tractor accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | KIMT

    The St. Cloud Times reports the Morrison County Sheriff's Office said Monday that Kevin Waytashek died around 5:30 p.m. Sunday after he became trapped between the bucket plate and frame of the tractor while performing routine maintenance.

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  6. Man killed while working on loaderRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | TwinCities

    A 61-year-old Hillman man was killed Sunday while doing routine service on his skid-steer loader in Hillman, the Morrison County sheriff's office reported.

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  7. Man convicted of killing teens must pay $21,000Read the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | Marshall Independent

    ... Brady and 18-year-old Haile Kifer. Smith was sentenced to life in prison without parole. He is appealing. Morrison County District Judge Douglas Anderson ruled Tuesday that Smith must pay more than $9,570 to Brady's family and more than $11,840 to ...

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  8. Byron Smith must pay Little Falls teens' familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | St. Cloud Times

    ... Brady and 18-year-old Haile Kifer. Smith was sentenced to life in prison without parole. He is appealing. Morrison County District Judge Douglas Anderson ruled Tuesday that Smith must pay more than $9,570 to Brady's family and more than $11,840 to ...

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  9. Little Falls, Minn. (Ap) -- a Minnesota man convicted of killing two...Read the original story

    Nov 18, 2014 | WTOV9

    ... Brady and 18-year-old Haile Kifer. Smith was sentenced to life in prison without parole. He is appealing. Morrison County District Judge Douglas Anderson ruled Tuesday that Smith must pay more than $9,570 to Brady's family and more than $11,840 to ...

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  10. Byron Smith Must Pay $21K To Teens' FamiliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | CBS Local

    ... Brady and 18-year-old Haile Kifer. Smith was sentenced to life in prison without parole. He is appealing. Morrison County District Judge Douglas Anderson ruled Tuesday that Smith must pay more than $9,570 to Brady's family and more than $11,840 to ...

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  11. Minnesota hunter steals deer shot by someone else, is quickly caughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... the deer. Deputies caught up to the car in Upsala, about 10 miles north of Morrison Township in neighboring Morrison County, and the deer was returned to the hunter.

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  12. Minnesota hunter steals deer shot by someone else, is quickly caughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... the deer. Deputies caught up to the car in Upsala, about 10 miles north of Morrison Township in neighboring Morrison County, and the deer was returned to the hunter.

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  13. Paul's Fireplace Wood, Inc., a Specialty and Residential Firewood...Read the original story

    Nov 1, 2014 | Timberline

    ... Paul area. Paul's Fireplace Wood is based in Little Falls, Minn. The town of 8,200 residents is part of Morrison County in the central part of the state. Deliveries are made as far as 200 miles away from Little Falls. "In Minnesota, we deliver the ...

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  14. Public help for owners of private forestlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... offset the expense of managing private woodlands. For example, siblings Dan and Mike Tonder own 70 acres in Morrison County along with their extended family. "Implementing an effective stewardship plan is expensive in terms of direct costs such as ...

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  15. At Least 1 Dead after Motorcycle, Pick Up Collide in Central Minn.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 26, 2014 | KSTP

    A least one person has died after a motorcycle and pick-up truck collided Saturday night in Morrison County, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. A motorcycle was crossing Hwy.

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  16. Little Falls Man Guilty Of Selling Drugs In School ZoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | KOOL 108

    A Little Falls Man has been found guilty of selling drugs in a school zone. A Morrison County jury Tuesday convicted 21-year-old Edward Lapenotiere Junior of two counts of selling narcotics in Little Falls.

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  17. State steps in with aid for Dakota County after 2nd FEMA rejectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... counties set to receive state aid for damage sustained in storms and floods between June and July - rural Morrison County was the first to benefit from the new law. The state will work directly with affected cities, reimbursing 75 percent of costs ...

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  18. State steps in with aid for Dakota CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Star Tribune

    ... counties set to receive state aid for damage sustained in storms and floods between June and July -- ural Morrison County was the first to benefit from the new law. The state will work directly with affected cities, reimbursing 75 percent of costs ...

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  19. Prep football: Patriots improve to 5-0 with win over RoyalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | St. Cloud Times

    Prep football: Patriots improve to 5-0 with win over Royals Upsala/Swanville junior Kyle Lange rushed for 143 yards and two touchdowns Check out this story on sctimes.com: Upsala/Swanville junior Kyle Lange rushed for 143 yards and two touchdowns while catching a 25-yard touchdown pass as well, as the Patriots improved to 5-0 with a 35-0 Prairie Conference win over previously unbeaten Royalton on Friday afternoon. USA took a 14-0 halftime lead and pulled away in the second half en route to hoisting the Morrison County Milk Jug, which goes to the winner in the rivalry each year.

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  20. Dayton OKs disaster aid for Morrison stormsDayton OKs disaster aid...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | St. Cloud Times

    Dayton OKs disaster aid for Morrison storms Heavy rains and flooding caused damage from May 28 to June 3 Check out this story on sctimes.com: Gov. Mark Dayton has authorized the use of state disaster aid for Morrison County for storms that hit the area in May and June. Dayton on Wednesday instructed Minnesota's emergency-management director to allocate funds as needed from the State Public Disaster Assistance Fund.

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