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Hubbard County law enforcement Incidents Report
Nevis School Board addresses issues with students struggling with dyslexia
Park Rapids Senior Center bridge clubs hosting tournament
Park Rapids PD promotes two officers to sergeant rank
Man missing following Fish Hook Lake boating accident identified
Fergus Falls tops Panthers in dual meet
Panthers edge Aitkin in season debut
Rasmussen, Etter sparked Midway's offense
Fisher defends Club Championship
Schroeder captures Club Championship
Aaro August Tanney
John Patrick "Pat" Sargent
Warren J. Fisher
Marlene V. Geraud
Beverly Ione Masog
Lickin' Good Whole Pet Foods opens new storefront on Main
Dorset's Heartland Art Studio bolsters regional art
Basic Business Cents: Job description for vice president of culture
Big River Bread & Breakfast is now open
New owners at Foxy's Bar and Grill
Nevis author's first novel filled with 'real local flavor'
Forestedge Art Fair pleases the eye and palate
Local youth get creative at Youth Music & Art Showcase
2nd Street Stage concludes Aug. 25 with ‘Circle of Heat’
‘Upper Mississippians’ performing at Aug. 25 Noon Hour Concert
Minnesota DNR proposes changes to 48 trout stream designations
Minnesota’s high school clay target state championship drew 7,000 shooters
Minnesota master sergeant takes some blind veterans on a turkey hun
Fish activity peaks after storm fronts move through
Fly fishing provides stress relief
Commentary: Slow down and take a deep breath
Letter: Take time to read Menahga school report
Permanent home needed for future Olympics
Editorial: Support exists here for law enforcement
Letter: Data requests are a legal right to know
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
Local students spent a week at Camp RYLA
Recipes: Dad’s Day Menu
March 5, 2014
Mother of son who died from synthetic drug overdose calls for immunity law after drug maker sentenced
FARGO – The dangers of synthetic drugs weighed heavily on the mind of Debbie Bjerk on Tuesday, the day after a Fargo man was sentenced for concocting the drugs that killed her 18-year-old son in June 2012. Bjerk’s son, Christian, was at a house party in Grand Forks when...
March 5, 2014 - 9:05am
New Fargo pharmacy owner accused of stealing prescription pills from former boss, apologizing with basket of muffins
By Emily Welker / The forum FARGO – A former drugstore employee here allegedly left his job with more than $3,200 worth of stolen prescription pills, and then tried to apologize to the store owner with a muffin basket after he was caught by Drug Enforcement Administration agents. Michael...
March 5, 2014 - 8:57am
March 3, 2014
Partying with Adderall: Experts: Combining drug with alcohol is common
By Pamela Knudson and Averi Haugesag, Forum News Service GRAND FORKS — It was a Thursday night — better known among young drinkers as “Thirsty Thursday” — and the three young women, all students from the University of North Dakota, were getting ready to go out. Dressed...
March 3, 2014 - 8:05am
February 28, 2014
Man who supplied drugs that killed teens sentenced
FARGO, N.D. (AP) — A 19-year-old man from North Dakota was sentenced to more than a decade in prison Thursday for supplying synthetic drugs blamed for the overdose deaths of two teens, a case that launched an investigation stretching into Texas that netted 15 arrests. Adam Budge,...
February 28, 2014 - 7:28am
January 29, 2014
Laporte man arrested in large pot bust: Was it medicinal?
By Sarah Smith firstname.lastname@example.org A Laporte man who claimed he was selling medical marijuana was arrested Friday with seven pounds of pot. David Paul Patterson, 50, has a litany of prior offenses. He was arraigned Monday in Hubbard County District Court. Hubbard...
January 29, 2014 - 3:31pm
December 4, 2013
Horace woman charged with hiding broken meth pipe in vagina
FARGO – A Horace woman is charged with felony drug possession after an officer responding to a car crash discovered the woman bleeding from her vagina, a result of what turned out to be a broken methamphetamine pipe. Jeana Marie Smart, 26, was charged Monday in Cass County District...
December 4, 2013 - 9:28am
October 5, 2013
65-year-old charged in Roseau County drug bust
By Stephen J. Lee / Grand Forks Herald Roseau County law enforcement officers will be busy turning a crop of marijuana plants into pot. It’s to determine the actual amount of controlled substance of the crop, which was seized from a rural home near Roosevelt, said Karen Foss,...
October 5, 2013 - 11:51am
September 25, 2013
32 pot plants, cash recovered in bust near Roseau
Police have confiscated 32 marijuana plants and a large amount of cash during a Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension drug bust in rural Roseau, Minn. Charges were expected to be filed today, according to the Roseau County Sheriff’s Department. The plants and...
September 25, 2013 - 7:45am
August 21, 2013
Bemidji parking lot bust yields 400 grams of pot, hallucinogenic mushrooms
BEMIDJI -- Two men were arrested with more than 400 grams of marijuana and 30 grams of hallucinogenic mushrooms, both hidden in a banjo case, in a Burger King parking lot Saturday night, according to police. Darwin Lee Seeger, 27, and James Daniel Brennan, 20, were both arraigned...
August 21, 2013 - 8:40am
August 14, 2013
Fergus Falls father, son charged with killing relative in alleged drug slaying
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. – More than a year after the lifeless body of Scott Burris was discovered in a river near here, his uncle and cousin were charged Monday night with killing the 33-year-old – reportedly over about $20,000 he owed them in drug money. Michael Alan Burris, 64,...
August 14, 2013 - 8:56am
June 25, 2013
East Grand Forks man at head of big drug ring gets 10 years
By Stephen J. Lee / Grand Forks Herald Noah Bergland, East Grand Forks, was sentenced to 10 years in federal prison Monday for his admitted...
June 25, 2013 - 7:58am
April 4, 2013
$44,000 worth of pot found on train in Grand Forks
GRAND FORKS, N.D. -- With the help of a dog and tip about a suspicious passenger, Grand Forks Sheriff’s Department deputies and Border Patrol agents busted a Portland, Ore., man and confiscated $44,000 worth of high-quality marijuana from an Amtrak train that was stopped in Grand...
April 4, 2013 - 8:46am
April 2, 2013
Moorhead police allege 5-pound pot bust is again medical marijuana Police seized 5 pounds of pot w
MOORHEAD – Police seized 5 pounds of pot while executing a search warrant here on Thursday, the latest in a string of drug busts allegedly...
April 2, 2013 - 7:54am
March 7, 2013
Moorhead police: Man jailed on seizure of 32 pounds of pot, $25,000 in cash, AK-47
Emily Welker / THE FORUM - DILWORTH – Police arrested a man at his home here Tuesday afternoon and seized drugs that authorities said could...
March 7, 2013 - 7:53am
February 23, 2013
Smell of marijuana leads police to expansive growing operation; two arrested
BEMIDJI - The overwhelming smell emanating from 85 marijuana plants and nearly a half-pound of the drug tipped off a Beltrami County Sheriff's Deputy to an extensive grow operation Tuesday night. Gary Pederson, Commander of the Paul Bunyan Drug Task Force, said the pair who were...
February 23, 2013 - 8:41am