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 By Press reports    News    September 22, 2016

Moose Lake native in helicopter crash

Three crew members injured when a North Memorial Health Care ambulance helicopter crashed about 2:07 a.m. Saturday, September 17, north of the Alexandria Municpal Airport near the edge of Lake Winona have been identified. Among the crew members is...

 
 By Press reports    News    September 1, 2016

MSOP resident to be released

According to press reports, Eric Terhaar, 26, an offender who has been in treatment in the Minnesota Sex Offender Program (MSOP) in Moose Lake, has been ordered to be unconditionally released. The order was issued by a Minnesota Supreme Court...

 
 By Press reports    Lifestyles    August 25, 2016

Outstanding Senior Citizens recognized at fair

Press reports Linda Langness and Jerry Haller were named as Carlton County's Outstanding Senior Citizens at the Carlton County Fair on Friday, August 19. The honor was based on their outstanding commi...

 
 By Press reports    News    August 18, 2016

'Warrant workout' day set for Aug. 25

On Thursday, August 25, the Carlton County criminal justice community is sponsoring a “warrant workout” event at the Carlton County Courthouse in Carlton. The event will offer anyone with an outstanding Minnesota arrest warrant an opportunity to...

 
 By Press reports    News    July 28, 2016

Another powerful storm slams region

As of Tuesday, July 26, many were still without power following severe thunderstorms that ripped through the region July 21. According to Lake Country Power (LCP), crews were wrapping up their sixth...

 
 By Press reports    News    June 23, 2016

Man charged in Barnum kidnapping

According to the Carlton County Sheriff's Office, on June 13 at 5:30 p.m. the sheriff's office received a report of a burglary/kidnapping in the city of Barnum. Upon responding, deputies learned a...

 
 By Press reports    News    October 22, 2015

Hunter drowns in Oak Lake

According to the Pine County Sheriff's Office, on Thursday, October 15, Pine County Dispatch received a call that a man had fallen into the water at Oak Lake near Duquette. Initial information indicated the man may have fallen out of a boat and was...

 
 By Press reports    Lifestyles    August 20, 2015

Outstanding senior citizens named

On Friday, August 14, two of Carlton County's seniors were honored with the Outstanding Senior Citizen Award based on their volunteer service to their communities. This year's winners are Rita Baresh...

 
 By Press reports    News    March 19, 2015

Alcohol a factor in double fatal crash

The Minnesota State Patrol reports alcohol has been determined to be a factor in the March 5 late night crash on Highway 33 in Cloquet that claimed the lives of a nurse and police officer. According to the initial investigation, the vehicle driven...

 
 By Press reports    News    March 5, 2015

Constitutionality of MSOP topic of trial

The trial about the constitutionality of retaining sex offenders at the Minnesota Sex Offender Program in Moose Lake and St. Peter is in its fourth week at the federal courthouse in St. Paul, with U.S. District Court Judge Donovan Frank presiding. Th...

 
 By Press reports    News    February 19, 2015

Cloquet woman dies in crash

According to the Minnesota State Patrol, a 24-year-old Cloquet woman is dead as the result of a February 10 crash in Carlton County. The woman, Autumn Martineau, was the passenger in a 1996 Toyota Camry traveling southbound on Highway 33. As the...

 
 By Press reports    Sports    January 15, 2015

Moose Lake Area boys claim victory

Coming into the January 10 game at Riverside Arena against the St. Paul Highland Park Scots, the Moose Lake Area (MLA) Rebels boys were outscored 42-12 for the season. This game proved to be very...

 
 By Press reports    News    September 18, 2014

Sex offender to be released

A civilly committed sex offender is to be released from the Minnesota Sex Offender Program (MSOP) in Moose Lake, a judge has ruled. Cedrick Ince, 24 years old, was convicted of sexually assaulting two teenage girls when he was 17, news reports state....

 
 By Press reports    Lifestyles    July 17, 2014

Winners of short story contest announced

The ink is dry on the results of the second Pine County Short Story Contest. First place in the Adult Category was "Nothing Left to Forget" by Tami Jo Riedeman of Sandstone. "The winning story...

 
 By Press reports    News    July 10, 2014

Man arrested for driving into deputy

A Brook Park man is facing two felony charges for an incident on July 4 in which he drove into a Pine County deputy while he was driving. Justin Roy Steiner, 31, of Brook Park, was charged with use of deadly force against a peace officer, fleeing a...

 
 By Press reports    News    March 6, 2014

Offender walks away from CIP

Offender Richard James O’Reilly, age 51, walked away from the Department of Corrections’ (DOC) Challenge Incarceration Program (CIP) in Willow River at approximately 8:30 p.m. February 25, reports the Minnesota Department of Corrections....

 
 By Press reports    News    January 16, 2014

Esko School closed due to bomb threat

According to the Carlton County Sheriff's Office, on January 14 at approximately 12:25 p.m. a written bomb threat was found in the Esko School. All students K-12 were evacuated to St. Matthews Church and everyone was safe and accounted for. Law...

 
 By Press reports    News    November 14, 2013

Vehicle hit by train

The Carlton County Sheriff's Office reports that on November 11 just after 4:30 p.m., a 911 caller reported a train had hit a vehicle near the intersection of Central Hall Road and Hwy. 210 in Sawyer Township, Carlton County. Carlton County...

 
 By Press reports    Lifestyles    November 14, 2013

Moose Lake trail system expands

Moose Lake City Administrator Pat Oman recently met with Byron Kuster for a tour of the hiking trails that Kuster has been in the process of creating. The trails are located primarily between the...

 
 By Press reports    News    September 26, 2013

Animals seized in neglect case

On September 12, the Pine County Sheriff’s Office executed a search warrant at a farm on Holly Road in rural Pine County. The search warrant was in connection with a month long investigation into allegations of animal abuse occurring at the farm ne...

 
 By Press reports    Politics    May 23, 2013

Same-sex marriage legalized

“Today, love wins,” said Sen. Tony Lourey, DFL-Kerrick, who voted for the Senate bill to legalize same-sex marriage in a historic vote, 37-30, May 13. The Minnesota House approved a similar bill last week. Gov. Mark Dayton signed the bill into la...

 
 By Press reports    News    May 16, 2013

Cloquet woman dies in crash

A Cloquet woman was fatally injured in a May 8 Chisago County crash. According to the Minnesota State Patrol, 54-year-old Julie A. Koen of Cloquet died as the result of a one vehicle crash on I-35 between North Branch and Stacy just after 7 p.m....

 
 By Press reports    News    March 21, 2013

Former city clerk charged with theft by swindle

Former Willow River City Clerk Mary Angela Leonard has been charged with one count of theft by swindle, punishable by not more than 20 years in prison, and/or a fine of $100,000. According to a Pine County Sheriff’s Office (PCSO) press release and...

 
 By Press reports    News    January 17, 2013

Lakes & Pines piloting Youth Host Home Program

The Community Services Department at Lakes & Pines CAC, Inc. is piloting a Youth Host Home Program in the counties of Carlton and Pine. The goal of the Youth Host Home Program is to break the pattern of homelessness for young people before they...

 
 By Press reports    News    October 25, 2012

Three children hospitalized, man arrested

According to a press release from the Carlton County Sheriff's Office, three children have been hospitalized and one man arrested following an October 19 ATV accident. At approximately 4 p.m. October 19, Carlton County dispatch received a 911 call...

 

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