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June 15, 2019
Vehicle launches into air, rolls onto roof, injures driver
PIERZ—A 39-year-old Pierz man was seriously injured Thursday, June 13, when the vehicle he was driving crashed near the intersection of...
June 15, 2019 - 3:00am
March 1, 2019
Barn fire claims 30 cows in Friday night blaze
HARDING—Flames gutted a barn and killed approximately 30 dairy cows in a fire Friday, March 1, on the 20000 block of County Road 139 northeast...
March 1, 2019 - 9:39pm
January 10, 2019
Active shooter training set in Pierz Jan. 18
PIERZ—Active shooter scenario-based training will be conducted 7 a.m.-1 p.m. Jan. 18 at the Pierz Healy High School. The Morrison County Sheriff's Office, in collaboration with the Pierz Police Department, Pierz Fire Department, Pierz First Response Team, Gold Cross Ambulance...
January 10, 2019 - 6:30am
November 23, 2018
State Patrol reports alcohol involved in fatal Highway 25 crash
Authorities identified the 64-year-old Waverly woman who died Tuesday, Nov. 20, in a crash on Highway 25 near Pierz. The Minnesota State Patrol...
November 23, 2018 - 5:00am
November 21, 2018
UPDATE: Woman dies in 3-vehicle crash
A 64-year-old Waverly woman died Tuesday, Nov. 20, after the car she was driving struck a semitrailer and an SUV, sending five people—including...
November 21, 2018 - 9:00pm
November 20, 2018
Woman dies in 3-vehicle Highway 25 crash
PIERZ—A 64-year-old Waverly woman died Tuesday, Nov. 20, after the car she drove struck a semitrailer and an SUV, sending five people—including...
November 20, 2018 - 10:23pm
November 13, 2018
Pierz firefighters respond to shed fire
PIERZ—The Pierz Fire Department was called at 12:40 p.m to a shed on fire in Morrill Township. The shed was fully engulfed when firefighters arrived, Pierz firefighters reported. The shed sustained significant damage. The Foley Fire Department provided mutual aid.
November 13, 2018 - 9:30am
August 20, 2018
Motorcycle collides with deer, killing driver and injuring passenger
GENOLA—A Rice man was killed and his passenger seriously injured when the Harley Davidson motorcycle they were on collided with a deer...
August 20, 2018 - 2:00pm
July 10, 2018
Pierz man suffers injury after ATV strikes deer
BUCKMAN—A 20-year-old Pierz man was injured after the all-terrain vehicle he was operating crashed at 9:49 p.m. Saturday, July 7, on 300th...
July 10, 2018 - 12:00pm
May 31, 2018
Head-on crash kills Brainerd woman, seriously injures another
A 21-year-old Brainerd woman died and another driver was critically injured Thursday morning, May 31, following a head-on crash in foggy conditions....
May 31, 2018 - 5:22pm
April 16, 2018
SUV, horse and buggy crash: 3 injured
HARDING—Three people were injured when an SUV and a horse and buggy collided at 7:40 p.m. Friday on Highway 25, south of 233rd Street in...
April 16, 2018 - 6:00am
October 2, 2017
Woman attempts to pass vehicle stopped for school bus, causes crash
BUCKMAN—A 60-year-old Pierz woman was injured Friday in a three-vehicle crash involving a school bus on Nature Road, west of Little Rock,...
October 2, 2017 - 4:00am
Dead body found in fish house fire
PINE CENTER—A call of a possible suicidal male led Crow Wing County deputies to a residence where they found a fish house engulfed in flames and, later, a deceased victim inside. At 12:25 a.m. Monday, the Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office received a call of a possible suicidal...
August 2, 2017 - 10:01am
Vehicle crash injures 2 teens
PIERZ—Two teens were injured in a two-vehicle crash at 9:11 p.m. Tuesday at the intersection of 183rd Street and 255th Avenue in Buh Township, northwest of Pierz. The Morrison County Sheriff's Office reported Caleb Meyer, 15, Pierz, was driving a Buick LeSabre north on 255th...
November 2, 2016 - 9:24pm
December 16, 2015
2 hurt in head-on crash
PIERZ—The Morrison County Sheriff's Office responded at 7:45 a.m. Wednesday to a two-vehicle crash with injuries on 133rd Street, in Pierz Township near Pierz. The sheriff's office reported Peter Stangl, 17, Pierz, was exiting his driveway onto 133rd Street and slid across...
December 16, 2015 - 8:15pm