Morrison County Newswire

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  1. Tragedy in Little Falls: More connections to victims surface from jury poolRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    Jury selection continued Tuesday in the Byron Smith murder case in Morrison County.

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  2. Jury selection begins in Minnesota homeowner trialRead the original story

    Yesterday | SFGate

    ... Brady and 18-year-old Haile Kifer . The St. Cloud Times ( http://on.sctimes.com/1qXtXeL ) reports that 130 Morrison County residents received jury duty notices for the trial. Prospective jurors will fill out a questionnaire that asks them about ...

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  3. 6 jurors selected as Smith trial starts in Little FallsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Cloud Times

    Jury selection will proceed until 14 have been selected. There are 130 Morrison County residents who received jury duty notices for the Smith trial.

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  4. Trial set to begins for Minn. man who shot teens in his homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | CBS News

    ... teens were wrong to enter Smith's home - but that he went too far. Still, some believe Smith was justified. Morrison County Sheriff Michel Wetzel's office received several calls in the days after the killings, some of them critical of the charges. ...

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  5. Jury Selection Monday For Little Falls Man Who Shotm, Killed 2 TeensRead the original story

    Monday | CBS Local

    ... said Smith crossed a line when he continued to shoot the teens after they were no longer a threat. Morrison County Sheriff Michel Wetzel has said he feels once the facts are out in the case, more people will think believe Smith acted unlawfully. The ...

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  6. Jury selection set to begin in Little Falls killingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | St. Cloud Times

    ... sparked debate about how much force homeowners can use when protecting their property against an intruder. Morrison County Sheriff Michel Wetzel said immediately after the shootings that Smith exceeded that amount of force when he shot the teens ...

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  7. Minn. man who shot, killed teens heads to trialRead the original story

    Sunday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... OUT; TWIN CITIES TV OUT Photo: Elizabeth Flores, AP FILE - This Nov. 23, 2012 file photo provided by the Morrison County sheriff's office shows Byron David Smith, a Minnesota man accused of killing two teenagers who broke into his home in November ...

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  8. Woman found in snowbank died of overdoseRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | IN-FORUM

    MOTLEY, Minn. - A 36-year-old woman who was found dead in a snowbank in late February in Motley died from a prescription medication overdose, Morrison County Sheriff Michel Wetzel reported Tuesday.

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  9. Woman found in snow bank died of overdoseRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    The 33-year-old woman who was found dead in a snow bank in late February in Motley died from a prescription medication overdose, Morrison County Sheriff Michel Wetzel reported Tuesday.

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  10. Motley woman found in snow bank died of overdoseMotley woman found in ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 8 | St. Cloud Times

    Motley woman found in snow bank died of overdose on sctimes.com: A Staples woman who was found dead in a snow bank in late February in Motley died from a prescription drug overdose, according to Morrison County Sheriff Michel Wetzel.

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  11. Rollover injures one in Morrison CountyRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 6 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    A 27-year-old was injured when the pickup he was driving veered off the highway early Sunday in Morrison County.

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  12. Morrison County agendaRead the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    All matters listed are considered routine by the Council and will all be enacted by one motion.

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  13. 3 things to do Wednesday3 things to do WednesdayJustin Ploof & The...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | St. Cloud Times

    ... pressure checks. Event will feature more than 30 vendors. a Making and Marketing Jams and Jellies, 1-4 p.m., Morrison County Government Center, 213 First Ave. SE, Little Falls. Workshop will address producing a quality product, home processing and ...

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  14. Broadside crash near Little Falls sends 1 to hospitalBroadside crash...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 1 | St. Cloud Times

    Broadside crash near Little Falls sends 1 to hospital on sctimes.com: According to the Minnesota State Patrol, at about 8:45 p.m., John M. Wieczorek, 56, was driving a Ford Escort east on Morrison County Road 48. His car was broadsided by a ... (more)

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  15. Fort Ripley man injured in broadside crashRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    A 56-year-old Fort Ripley man was seriously injured in a two-vehicle broadside crash reported at 8:44 p.m. Monday on Highway 371 and Morrison County Road 48, just north of Little Falls, reported the Minnesota State Patrol.

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  16. Central Minnesota employment figures improve slightlyCentral...Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 1 | St. Cloud Times

    ... experienced a small month-over-month decline in unemployment. Other than a drop of 0.4 percentage points in Morrison County, the declines in Mille Lacs, Sherburne, Stearns and Todd counties all were by 0.1 percentage points. Only in Mille Lacs ...

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  17. 3 things to do Tuesday3 things to do Tuesday3 things to do Tuesday3...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Mar 31 | St. Cloud Times

    ... screenings, blood pressure checks. More than 30 vendors. a Making and Marketing Jams and Jellies, 1-4 p.m., Morrison County Government Center, 213 First Ave. SE, Little Falls. Workshop will address producing a quality product, home processing and ...

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  18. Injured teen dies from earlier crashRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 30 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    ... atment of her injuries. She was later released from St. Gabriel's. Randall Police Department was assisted by Morrison County Sheriff's Office, Randall First Response, Randall Fire Department and Gold Cross Ambulance.

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  19. Forecasters: - Potent' winter storm arrives MondayRead the original story

    Saturday Mar 29 | St. Cloud Times

    Forecasters: 'Potent' winter storm arrives Monday on sctimes.com: If you want to feel good about the weather forecast, stop reading after you see Sunday's predicted high in the 50s.

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  20. Two injured in Randall crashRead the original story

    Friday Mar 28 | The Brainerd Daily Dispatch

    ... atment of her injuries. She was later released from St. Gabriel's. Randall Police Department was assisted by Morrison County Sheriff's Office, Randall First Response, Randall Fire Department and Gold Cross Ambulance.

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