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 By Staff reports    News    September 22, 2016 

Charges filed after men overdose on heroin

Two men were found unconscious near a business district in Hinckley last Friday due to heroin overdose. On Friday, September 16, Pine County deputies were dispatched to the Taco Bell in Hinckley due to reports of a male running around the parking...

 
 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 Dan Reed    News    September 15, 2016

Carlton County jail eighth oldest in state

"Carlton County has the eighth oldest Class III (medium security) jail facility of the 84 jails in Minnesota, and is the oldest holding more than 35 inmates," Carlton County Sheriff's Office...

 
 By Lois E. Johnson    News    September 15, 2016

A look inside new school

The Moose Lake School Board toured the new Moose Lake Community School building, which is under construction, during the working meeting of the board on Monday, September 12. Construction is expected...

 
 By Carlton County Sheriffs Office    News    September 8, 2016

Man jailed following kidnapping incident

On August 29, a 26-year-old female and a 10-year-old female reported they had been picked up and threatened by Anthony John Machones, date of birth February 16, 1987. The 26-year-old female victim...

 
 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 Staff reports    News    September 1, 2016

Local man charged with sexually assaulting child

A Kerrick man has been arrested on two felony counts of criminal sexual conduct. According to the complaint, Jamie Alan Fredrick, 38, has been charged with criminal sexual conduct in the first...

 
 By Staff reports    News    August 25, 2016

Man faces child neglect, terroristic threats charges

A Hinckley man faces sentencing September 20 after pleading guilty to child neglect and felony terroristic threats August 8. The charge of child neglect stems from an incident January 30, whereas the...

 
 By Staff reports    News    August 25, 2016

Man who killed deputy arrested again

On August 17 at 11:19 p.m. an Isanti County deputy located a vehicle believed to be occupied by a suspect, Scott Arlen Lange, who has several outstanding felony warrants. He followed the vehicle south...

 
 By Staff reports    News    August 18, 2016

County approves .5% sales tax

In January, Pine County shoppers will begin paying a half cent on every dollar to help pay for the roads on which they drive. A public hearing was held on Tuesday, August 16, at the Pine County Courthouse on the proposal of a half-percent increase...

 
 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 Lois E. Johnson    News    August 18, 2016

New school details presented to board

Katie Hildenbrand and Lindsey Fetzik of Architectural Resources Inc. (ARI) presented details about the athletic fields, new bus garage, playground and interior flooring for the new school to the Moose...

 
 News    August 18, 2016

Demo day

It was demolition day in Barnum August 11 as the former lumber yard buildings come down. The buildings were located along Front Street in Barnum....

 
 By Shawn Jansen    News    August 11, 2016

Flood damage assessments continue across county

Pine County is still assessing damages from last month's flooding - and taking note of what to do differently next time. According to Emergency Management Coordinator Denise Baran of the Pine County...

 
 By Lois E. Johnson    News    August 11, 2016

MLPD has Narcan kits

Two Moose Lake squad vehicles now carry Narcan kits, Moose Lake Police Chief Bryce Bogenholm announced to the Carlton County TRIAD group at the meeting on Wednesday, August 3, at the Carlton County Tr...

 
 By Shawn Jansen    News    August 11, 2016

Pine County proposes sales tax

The Pine County Transportation Committee proposed at the regular county board meeting last Monday replacing the wheelage tax with a sales tax to fund county road projects. District 1 Commissioner Steve Hallan explained the proposal entails adding a...

 
 By Staff reports    News    August 4, 2016

Growing rap sheet for local woman

A Sandstone woman who was previously convicted of breaking into the old East Central Elementary School last year made statewide news last week for allegedly dragging an officer with her car after she was confronted for shoplifting in North Branch....

 
 By Lois E. Johnson    News    August 4, 2016

Moose Lake welcomes new administrator

Tim Peterson, Moose Lake's new city administrator, spent just a few days on his new job when floodwaters threatened to swamp homes and businesses. "There is nothing like a flood to get one out 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 Staff reports    News    July 28, 2016

Cloquet man arrested for burglary

A Cloquet man is facing a felony charge after allegedly breaking into the Pine County impound lot in Sandstone. On July 18, Branden David Welch, 34, was arrested on charges of possession of burglary or theft tools, a felony, and tampering with a...

 
 By Staff reports    News    July 21, 2016

Moose Lake man facing child solicitation charges

A Moose Lake man is in Pine County Jail facing two felony charges after sending sexual solicitations to his stepdaughter's 14-year-old friend via text messages and in person. According to the Pine...

 
 By Lois E. Johnson    News    July 21, 2016

Community pulls together

All-day rains on Monday, July 11, following rains the week before, added up to 10 inches or more that fell over the region, resulting in high water in the rivers and lakes that flooded shorelines and...

 
 By C.M. Swanson    News    July 14, 2016

FIGHTING FLOODWATERS

Though Tuesday afternoon provided clear skies and welcome sunshine, it did not stop the threat of rising rivers and lakes. Storms throughout the regions Sunday and Monday filled water sources to...

 
 By Traci LeBrun    News    July 14, 2016

Bruno teen drowns in Kettle River

A drowning occurred in the Kettle River at Banning State Park, west of Askov, on Wednesday, July 6. The victim, 15-year-old Dustin Compton of Bruno, was swimming with friends when the accident...

 
 By Lois E. Johnson    News    July 14, 2016

Moose Lake Agate Days this weekend

Gary Pitoscia and Roger Biebl of the Carlton County Gem and Mineral Club are gearing up for another big show this weekend at the Moose Lake Community School gym and outside in the elementary parking...

 

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