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September 23, 2016
2016 Voter's Guide: Pierz City Council, Mayor, Clerk
Pierz City Council (Elect one) Kyle Bednar Age: 29. City: Pierz. Occupation: CPA. Public office experience: N/A
September 23, 2016 - 11:41am
September 12, 2016
Highway 27 to close Sept. 19 for bridge replacement
Motorists on Highway 27 between Little Falls and Pierz may encounter delays as the road closes at Rice Creek, 5 miles east of Highway 10 in Little Falls, beginning Sept. 19. A signed detour will direct motorists along County Road 43/Hawthorn Road and County Road 45/Jewel Road, the...
September 12, 2016 - 8:23pm
August 9, 2016
Essentia Health to build clinic in Pierz
A new clinic will open its doors next June, increasing services to patients in Pierz. Nearly 30 years to the day St. Joseph's Medical Center purchased the Pierz Medical Clinic from Dr. Fortier; physicians, staff and community leaders recently broke ground for a new Essentia Health...
August 9, 2016 - 9:30pm
August 1, 2016
Area Legion Baseball: Pierz finishes fourth at state
LESUEUR—LeSueur-Henderson jumped to a 4-0 lead after the first and never looked back as it defeated Pierz 12-2 in the third-place game of the Division II state tournament Sunday. Lane Girtz was 2-2 with a run and a walk for Pierz. Brett Kapsner walked and later scored Pierz's...
August 1, 2016 - 8:03pm
July 29, 2016
Area Baseball: Pierz blanks DGF in state opener
LESEUER—Matt Tautges struck out two, walked five and allowed four hits, but didn't allow a run as Pierz blanked Dilworth-Glyndon-Felton 3-0 in the first game of pool play Friday in the Division II American Legion state tournament. Pierz posted two runs in the bottom of the third...
July 29, 2016 - 9:15pm
July 27, 2016
VFW Baseball: Brainerd advances to Districts
PIERZ—Max Boran finished 2-3 with a double and two RBIs helping Brainerd eliminate Pierz 8-3 Tuesday and advance to Friday's District 6 tournament. David Benson went 2-4 with two RBIs and Chris Karels was 2-4 with an RBI and two runs scored. Colin Kleffman pitched the victory....
July 27, 2016 - 7:43pm
July 25, 2016
VFW Baseball: Brainerd, Pierz split
Sam Miller struck out 11 and walked one for a complete-game one hitter as Brainerd blanked Pierz 7-0 Monday in the Sub District 6 opening round in Brainerd. Tristan Richardt and Chris Karels each drove in two runs. Karels added a double and a run. McCale Peterson finished 2-3 with...
July 25, 2016 - 11:32pm
July 24, 2016
Area Legion Baseball: Pierz, Little Falls going to state again
Little Falls 5, St. Cloud 763ers 1 ST. CLOUD—AJ Jenks pitched seven innings of one-run baseball and Adam Hallberg threw two shutout innings of relief as Little Falls swept through the Sub State 12 playoffs by defeating the St. Cloud 76ers 5-1. Little Falls will advance to the...
July 24, 2016 - 7:54pm
July 22, 2016
Area Baseball: Pierz, Little Falls both victorious
PIERZ—Teddy Dehler finished 2-3 with two RBIs and a triple as Pierz polished off Melrose 8-3 Thursday in the District 6 tournament. Aaron Weber was 2-4 with a run and a double and Matt Tautges struck out eight, walked seven, but allowed just one earned run and four hits for...
July 22, 2016 - 8:22pm
July 1, 2016
Legion Baseball: Weber, Pierz wins over CLFLPL
PEQUOT LAKES—Aaron Weber finished 3-5 with three RBIs and a run scored as Pierz posted an 8-3 victory over Crosslake-Fifty Lakes-Pequot Lakes Thursday. Noah Boser finished 2-3 with three runs and Nick Herold went 2-3 with a run. Matt Tautges scored twice and drove in a run for...
July 1, 2016 - 6:59pm
June 29, 2016
Morrison County mailbox maulers await charges
Two juvenile males are awaiting charges following a spree of smashing mailboxes in Morrison County. Morrison County Sheriff Shawn Larsen in a...
June 29, 2016 - 10:01pm
June 23, 2016
Legion Baseball: Boser belts Pierz past Upsala
PIERZ—Noah Boser finished 4-4 with a double, home run, three RBIs and two runs as Pierz defeated Upsala-Swanville 8-1 Wednesday. Lane Girtz hit a double and finished 2-4 with an RBI and Lukas Otte was 2-3 with an RBI. Brett Kapsner pitched four innings for the win. He struck...
June 23, 2016 - 10:10pm
February 22, 2016
Dance Team: All-conference team announced
Nineteen area athletes were named to the Mid-State Conference team. Representing Aitkin were Madison Johnson, Shellby Fisher, Madelyn Haasken, Karsten Larson, Shelly Stephani and Courtney Conner. From Pequot Lakes were Abrielle Mumm, Cortney Chambers, Alyse Anderson, Taylor Mudgett...
February 22, 2016 - 7:23pm
February 7, 2016
Area Dance Team: Aitkin, Crosby-Ironton advance to state
WADENA—Aitkin qualified for state in kick and jazz and Crosby-Ironton advances in kick following their performances in the Section 4-1A meet Saturday. Aitkin was runner-up in both disciplines while C-I finished third in kick. The top three teams in jazz and kick advance to state....
February 7, 2016 - 9:05pm
December 13, 2015
Area Dance Team: Aitkin All-Starz kick way to first
CROSBY - The Aitkin All-Starz won the Northern Lights Conference kick competition Friday with three rank points. Crosby-Ironton finished second with six rank points, Pequot Lakes was third with nine, Pierz fourth and Pine River-Backus fifth. C-I's next competition is Friday, Dec....
December 13, 2015 - 6:11pm