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 By Press reports    News    May 25, 2017 

Man jailed following hostage situation

According to a press release from Carlton County Sheriff Kelly Lake, Scott Kendrick Lindgren, 21, Wrenshall, was charged with seven felonies last week following an incident in which he held a teen...

 
 By Lois E. Johnson    News    May 18, 2017

Five months of road work begins

About 25 Moose Lake community residents, city officials and Carlton County officials met with Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) officials at a community meeting on Wednesday, May 10, to...

 
 By C.M. Swanson    News    May 18, 2017

Minnesota MA estate liens put to final rest

On Friday, May 12, for the second time, Gov. Mark Dayton (DFL) signed a bill into law ending Minnesota's ability to place estate claims on people receiving Medical Assistance (MA) for general health...

 
 By Traci LeBrun    News    May 18, 2017

Remains of missing man found near park

The remains of Kenneth Scott Kleppen were found in Sandstone, near Robinson Park, on Saturday, May 6. Kleppen, of Sandstone, has been missing since March 3, 2015. On May 6, members of the United...

 
 By Lois E. Johnson    News    May 11, 2017

Frustrations mount as building funds run low

Members of the Moose Lake School Board were extremely frustrated when they learned the track is the only portion of the athletic complex at the new school that will be completed with the funds...

 

Two jailed on drug charges

On April 26 at approximately 2:10 a.m., a Carlton County Sheriff's Office deputy made a traffic stop on a car near Carlton Avenue and 20th Street in the city of Cloquet. The vehicle was occupied by a...

 
 By Staff reports    News    May 4, 2017

Teens sought in stabbing turn themselves in

After a statewide alert put out by the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension (BCA), the two 17-year-old females who were wanted on attempted homicide charges in Pine County turned themselves into...

 
 By Press reports    News    May 4, 2017

Credit union purchases Moose Lake property

Northwoods Credit Union has announced the expansion of the business with a new branch at 90 Arrowhead Lane in Moose Lake. "We are very excited to move to the Moose Lake area to serve our current and...

 
 By Lois E. Johnson    News    April 27, 2017

Major roadwork to begin soon

Moose Lake's long-awaited major road construction project will take place this construction season. The project calls for a new road surface from the city to the north and south freeway entrances,...

 

After 5 hour search, missing child found

On April 14, the Carlton County Sheriff’s Office received a report of a missing child near the 1700 block of South Finn Road in Lakeview Township. The caller reported a missing 6-year-old child that was last seen around 2:30 p.m. near a wood line...

 
 By Lois E. Johnson    News    April 20, 2017

Shield616 provides protective gear to officers

It was an active shooter call at a Planned Parenthood clinic that brought attention to the need for all law enforcement officers to have armor gear to protect them from rifle rounds. One officer was...

 

Eden Prairie man drowns in Bob Lake

On April 6 at approximately 6:19 p.m. authorities from the Carlton County Sheriff’s Office received a call reporting that a 67-year-old male from Eden Prairie hadn’t been in contact with his family for a period of time. The male, identified as...

 
 By Staff reports    News    April 6, 2017

Game camera photos lead to burglary charges

A Sturgeon Lake man is facing three felony charges for second degree burglary and a third degree felony burglary charge for a theft reported last October on Dobosenski Road. According to the charging...

 
 By Lois E. Johnson    News    April 6, 2017

Dog rescued from icy waters

Moose Lake firefighters rescued a dog from the icy waters of Island Lake on Saturday, April 1. "We received a call on Saturday afternoon and responded to the scene," said Fire Chief Jim Michalski....

 
 By Press reports    News    April 6, 2017

Bear's Den burglarized

The Pine County Sheriff's Office posted the following note and accompanying photos on its Facebook page Tuesdsay: On March 25, the Bear's Den in Bruno was burglarized. Extensive damage was sustained...

 
 By Staff reports    News    March 30, 2017

Hope Lutheran Church burglarized

Hope Lutheran Church in Moose Lake was burglarized on Monday, March 27, at approximately 7:30 a.m. According to Bryce Bogenholm, the Moose Lake Police Chief, a caretaker came to the church and saw...

 
 By Dan Reed    News    March 30, 2017

State revenue, utility providers go to mediation

Carlton County Commissioner Gary Peterson and county assessor Kyle Holmes attended an Enbridge presentation in Floodwood March 3 concerning Enbridge’s litigation with the Minnesota Department of Revenue over the level of property taxes paid by the...

 
 By Staff reports    News    March 23, 2017

Moose Lake man arrested again

A Moose Lake man with four open felony cases against him, and out on bail, has been charged with five new counts. Nathan Jay Schwarz, 35, was charged in Pine County court last week on five new felony counts for an incident at Grand Casino Hinckley....

 
 By Tim Franklin    News    March 16, 2017

Loun sentenced to 40 years

"A beautiful little boy who loved to tease and play ... and had a big smile on his face." "Just pure joy to be with ... you lit up my life." "A little conductor in the sky, wailing on his horn for...

 

I-35 wrong-way driver arrested

On Saturday, March 11, just before 3 a.m., Carlton County dispatch received numerous calls in regard to a wrong-way driver on Interstate 35 in Carlton County. The callers first reported the vehicle traveling southbound in the northbound lane of I-35...

 

School construction progresses

Construction on the new Moose Lake Community School building on County Road 10 continues. The above photo was taken via drone Sunday, March 5. The projected completion date remains on schedule for...

 
 By Traci LeBrun    News    March 9, 2017

Countywide zoning raises concerns

A public hearing was held Tuesday, February 21, on the adoption of the Pine County Comprehensive plan which is meant to be a roadmap for the county until 2030. Concerns over the county’s recommendation to implement countywide zoning in the areas...

 

Sewer pond repair options discussed

At the February 6 Willow River City Council meeting, Mark Lundgren, environmental engineer at MSA Professional Services, briefly discussed options for repairing the sewer ponds that were damaged during last summer’s flooding. He explained that MSA...

 
 By Staff reports    News    March 2, 2017

Local man faces burglary charge

A 35-year-old Moose Lake man has been charged with third degree burglary, felony theft and felony motor vehicle theft in Pine County. On February 10, the Minnesota State Patrol pursued Nathan Jay Schwarz and another occupant of a vehicle while they...

 
 By Dan Reed    News    February 23, 2017

Public input sought on roadwork

The Carlton County Board of Commissioners set March 7, 6-7 p.m., at the transportation building (1630 County Road 61, Carlton) for a hearing to receive public input for new additions to a dedicated list of county road reconstruction projects. These...

 

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