Book Talk: New Franciscan Sisters History by Sr. Elise Saggau

The Franciscan Sisters of Little Falls have had a long and deep history in the area since their inception in 1891. The history from the Order’s beginning through 1950 was covered in the book “In the Shadow of His Wings.” A continuation of the Franciscan Sisters’ history, called “The Franciscan…

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Pin-ups, Anchors, and Hearts: The Influence of Tattooing on American History

The Morrison County Historical Society continues exploring the history of tattoo with this year’s annual program, “Pin-ups, Anchors, and Hearts: The Influence of Tattooing on American History.” The program features guest speaker Mitch Bender, a professor in environmental studies at St. Cloud State University. When he’s not teaching environmental studies,…

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Road Construction Routes to Weyerhaeuser Museum

If you haven’t been to Little Falls during this 2019 travel season but are planning to come, you may be surprised to find that the Minnesota Department of Transportation has numerous road construction projects around town. Road construction includes the entire downtown stretch of Broadway from the east side through…

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