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Osage artist shares talent with local kids
Hubbard County Law Enforcement Incidents
County board split on supporting roundabout
Storm damage assessment presented to county board
Minnesota's largest rodeo ready to buck in Park Rapids
Vaudrin competes in javelin, sprints for Dragons
Pre-registration open for Firecracker 5K race
Sebeka shuts out Legion
Hanson named Female Athlete of Year at Concordia-St. Paul
Park Rapids 18U softball team shuts down Waubun
Miles W. "Pete" Peterson
Dale E. Warble
Paul Albert Grams
James Merril Steinke
Rob Belanger named Sanford Bagley's administrative director
Women helping women
A stretch a day keeps the doctor away
Nickelodeon star Jimmy Neutron to appear in Park Rapids
Basic Business Cents: Design systems to avoid mistakes
USO-style show to salute area veterans
Nemeth Art Center symposium explores colonialism
'Circle of Heat' rocking next 2nd Street Stage
Professional African drum and dance show on June 21
Boyd Sharp teaching abstract art workshop for kids
Best and busy summer weeks ahead In the Park Rapids area
Three sharpies who knew when and how to fish
Kittilson passionate about maintaining natural shorelines
Crow Wing River ATV crossing awarded Ecofootprint Grant
Letter to the editor: Tails on the Trail support appreciated
Guest Editorial: Health care debate affects all of us
Commentary: Eleven little mallards, swimming in a row
Port: Who's the source of a hateful political climate?
Commentary: The new fellowship
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
March 27, 2014
Middle-aged meth suspect back in GF jail
Audrey Morris, the 65-year-old charged last month with conspiring to make methamphetamine near a school in Grand Forks that could put her in prison for life, was jailed this week for testing positive for meth shortly after her initial court appearance. Morris and three other...
March 27, 2014 - 10:24am
March 19, 2014
15th defendant in deadly multistate synthetic drug case takes plea deal
By Stephen J. Lee / Grand Forks Herald FARGO - The last of 15 people charged in a multistate synthetic drug operation blamed for killing...
March 19, 2014 - 7:48am
March 15, 2014
Man killed in south Fargo likely involved in drug-related dispute
FARGO – Police believe a 26-year-old man found dead near a Fargo grocery store early Friday was killed in a dispute suspected to be drug-related. Fargo Police Chief Keith Ternes said the 26-year-old man, who has been identified but wasn’t publicly named Friday because...
March 15, 2014 - 9:16am
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 email@example.com 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