Monthly Archives: December 2002

Pioneers bomb Braham 76-32 and grounds Foley, 47-32

Pierz 76, Braham 32The Pioneer girls basketball team used a strong team effort to bomb Braham, 76-32 Jan. 3. Six Pioneers scored in double figures, helping raise the team’s record to 5-4 on the season.The contest was lopsided from the … Continue reading

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Huskies top Pioneer Boys 56-46

Albany 56, Pierz 46Thirty percent shooting from the floor ended the Pioneer boys basketball team’s chance of defeating Albany Jan. 3. The Huskies (5-1) used a 23-17 halftime lead to drop Pierz to 2-6 on the season.Joe Kahl led Pierz … Continue reading

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Flyer gymnasts place 3rd in Park Rapids

The Flyer Gymnastics team nearly missed the chance to take third place at the Park Rapids Invitational. Icy roads Jan. 4 delayed the team’s arrival to the competition. The Park Rapids judges were kinder than the weather though, allowing Little … Continue reading

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Thank youTo the Editor: The Pine Grove Park Zoological Society would like to give a sincere “thank you” to Chris Grams and the wonderful staff at Melgram Jewelers. Thank you for dedicating a portion of sales and working longer hours … Continue reading

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Little Falls girls hoops finds spark at Stearns County Classic

The season hasn’t been easy for the Flyer girls basketball team. With a team boasting no standout star and a 2-10 record to start the season, the team is looking for reasons to remain optimistic.Though the Flyers have posted an … Continue reading

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Pioneer wrestlers top Mora and Mille Lacs at Pierz Quad
Andres victory at 145 pounds lifts Pierz over section rival Mille Lacs 38-32

Pierz 51, Mora 24 The Pierz wrestling team rolled to an impressive victory over Mora at the Pierz Quadrangular. The Pioneers had little trouble roping the Mustangs with a score of 51-24. Darren Stangl pinned his opponent in 28 seconds … Continue reading

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Andres victory at 145 pounds lifts Pierz over section rival Mille Lacs 38-32

Flyer wrestlers rust Sabres, 63-9

Little Falls 63, Sartell 9Sartell lost the match versus the Flyer wrestling team before it started, as the Sabres forfeited eight matches Dec. 20. Little Falls easily walked away with the victory, 63-9. The Sabres were never in striking distance, … Continue reading

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Sartell tops Flyer gymnasts 131-127

Sartell 131.375, Little Falls 127.125Shae Tabatt finished first in the all-around competition in the Jan. 2 gymnastics competion in Sartell. Her strong all-around performance was not enough to allow the Flyers to top Sartell. Tabatt earned two first place finishes … Continue reading

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Living on a faraway island can leave a lasting impression

(Pictured: From 1968 to 1971, today’s Little Falls City Administrator lived with the happy, friendly people of the island of Puluwat, Micronesia. Submitted photo.)If Carlson was a slow learner in the language classes on Guam, he learned, out of necessity, … Continue reading

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Living on a faraway island can leave a lasting impression

Imagine being given the task of teaching natives on a small island in the Pacific and, when dropped off, you find you can’t understand their language. And, as you were forewarned, there is no electricity on the island, or motor … Continue reading

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