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 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...

 
 By Press Reports    News    June 28, 2012

Video of special Moose Lake meeting on Internet

A video of the City of Moose Lake public meeting held at Hope Lutheran Church on Saturday, June 23, 2012 is available for viewing at http://www.mooselakecovenant.com Scroll down to the bottom of the page to see the audio/video link. For slower speed...

 
 By Press Reports    News    June 28, 2012

Re-assessment of property in Carlton County

FROM CARLTON COUNTY OFFICIALS Due to the recent flooding in the Carlton County area and Carlton County being in a State of Emergency, it is the responsibility of the County Assessor to inspect and re-assess all properties damaged in the disaster...

 
 By Press Reports    News    June 28, 2012

Relief Fund Set Up for Carlton County Residents

A relief fund has been set up so the public can contribute to support the needs of individuals and families facing hardship because of the floods in Carlton County. Wells Fargo Bank is accepting donations at all of its branches nationwide. Donations...

 
 By Press Reports    News    June 28, 2012

Shamrock Landfill accepting storm-related waste at a special rate

Shamrock Landfill is accepting storm-related waste at a special rate for Carlton County residents. The landfill will accept all construction, demolition and related waste (items such as storm-damaged carpet, mattresses, furniture, clothing, and tree...

 
 By Press Reports    Business    April 26, 2012

Missed the tax deadline? IRS offers you some tips

The IRS has some advice for taxpayers who missed the tax filing deadline. · Don’t panic, but file as soon as possible. If you owe money the quicker you file your return, the less penalties and interest you will have to pay. Even if you have to...