Monthly Archives: June 2000

Little Falls is new home of cutting edge technology
Larson Boats leaps into the 21st century

The Larson Boat Company has grown along side the Mississippi River in the City of Little Falls over some 85 years. Begun as the ambitious dream of local entrepeneur Fred Larson, its long history has taken many twists and turns … Continue reading

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Larson Boats leaps into the 21st century

Little Falls is new home of cutting edge technology
Larson Boats leaps into the 21st century

In the next few months, Larson/Glastron Boats will begin production in its new hi-tech VEC (Virtual Engineered Composite) Plant, propelling the company into the 21st century and revolutionizing the entire boating industry with its technology.

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Larson Boats leaps into the 21st century

Local men qualify for State Amateur Golf Tournament

Little Falls Country Club hosted 51 golfers on Thursday who all had one goal in common–to qualify for the upcoming State Amateur Golf Tournament slated for the Bear Path Country Club in Minneapolis. Two local linksters made the cut. A.J. … Continue reading

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Pierz Legion shuts out C-I

Pierz American Legion baseball team shut out Crosby-Ironton on Tuesday, 11-0. Greg Pohlkamp, the winning pitcher, fired a three-hitter at the Crosby squad. Pohlkamp also helped his own cause when he led Pierz at the plate with a three-for-three performance … Continue reading

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July’s Employee of the Month announced by Chamber

The Little Falls Area Chamber of Commerce recently announced its July Employee of the Month. Karen Luberts is being honored this month for 13 years of dedicated service to the Coborn’s Superstore. Luberts is currently a member of the store’s … Continue reading

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Farm family honored by the University of Minnesota

Editor’s Note: The Larry and Esther Hackett family was honored recently as Benton County’s representatives in the University of Minnesota’s Year 2000 Farm Family Recognition Program. The Farm Family Recognition Program is an annual salute to Minnesota agriculture that is … Continue reading

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Prairie Fire Theatre is coming to Little Falls

Little Falls Community Services is able to offer the play “Tom Sawyer” to the public this summer. Prairie Fire tours brings a professional theatrical experience to communities in one-week. Registrations are still being accepted for students in grades one and … Continue reading

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‘Summer Bounty’ continues in Government Center Gallery

Although the summer’s just begun and this year’s harvest is still just a promise of the future, area art enthusiasts are invited to view a different kind of harvest in “Summer Bounty”, a visual art show presented by the Brainerd … Continue reading

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Band to perform Gospel and Bluegrass Concert in the Park

On Sunday, July 9 at 4 p.m., the Crow River String Band will be performing a special concert at Maple Island Park in Little Falls as part of the Great River Arts Association’s summer Concerts in the Park series. Making … Continue reading

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Legion beat on one-hitter

Little Falls American Legion baseball team was shut out by Cold Spring on Tuesday, 12-0. According to Little Falls coach Simon Waltman, “Isaac Smieja got our only hit and that was about it.” Cold Spring got its 12 runs on … Continue reading

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