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Recent reports from the Morrison County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) included the following: June 21 - The MCSO arrested Walter Johnson, 52, after receiving a report that he had been intoxicated and had taken a vehicle belonging to a woman in the Cushing area without her permission. According to the...
A Robbinsdale man is dead and another injured  following a one-vehicle rollover crash June 27, two miles north of Motley on Hwy 64. The incident occurred at approximately 6 p.m. According to a report from the Minnesota State Patrol, the driver of the vehicle, 27-year-old Terrance Peterson, was...
Scott Saehr is Motley’s new interim clerk. Saehr, who recently resigned as City Administrator in Pierz, was on duty in Motley June 23 when this photo was taken. He has been contracted through David Drown & Associates, which is helping to meet the city’s employment needs (along with National Joint Powers Alliance) during this time of transition at city hall.
At a special meeting June 28, the Motley City Council accepted the proposal of David Drown Associates (DDA), Inc., to assist the city with their search for a new city clerk/treasurer. In addition, they learned that an interim city clerk was in place and approved having an intern work at city hall...
Dancing, an ATV mud run, and a Kiddie Tractor Pull are on the agenda for the 118th Cass County Fair in Pillager, scheduled for July 7 - 10 at the Pillager Fairgrounds. There is something for all ages. Adults and young people alike will enjoy the food specials (including a broasted chicken dinner...
Marlene Prodahl of Motley is one of several area residents maintaining a garden plot at the Motley Area Community Garden, located near the food shelf on 3rd Ave. So. She was busy weeding on Memorial Day and said that she planted a few vegetables a couple of weeks earlier and that they had been...
Recent reports from the Motley Police Department (MPD) and the Morrison County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) included the following: June 15 - The MPD received a report from a Motley resident that her credit card had been used by an unknown person at a Family Dollar Store in Maplewood. The card had...
Cousins Hayley Carlson, 19, and Jazmin Blowers, 17, both of Motley, have been competing at the horse show during the Motley Fair for several years. This is the last year that Hayley will be eligible to participate, as she has been out of high school for one year. Hayley is pictured with Mia; and...
A number of bounce games were set up at the Motley Fairgrounds June 17 - 19, offering free entertainment for children of all ages. Pictured above, playing one of the games, are Chayce Thimmesch, six, of Motley; and Skyler Hill, nine, of Pillager.   
Dozens of people cheered on the famous LA (Leader Area) Racing Pigs last weekend at the Bear’s Den in Leader. Emcee and owner Gary Dauer will be taking his family-friendly show on the road to the Motley Fairgrounds June 18, as part of June Fest. Show times are at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m., in the horse...
Recent reports from the Motley Police Department (MPD) and the Morrison County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) included the following: June 8 - The MPD escorted the rolling 9/11 Memorial Truck through the City of Motley along with the Motley Fire Dept., as far as Staples, where the Staples Fire Dept. was...

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