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Menahga construction company working on DL hotel
The Sales process: Create pull before you push
SWI Interiors of Osage holds open house showcasing new addition
TruStar to expand Park Rapids branch
Basic Business Cents: Innovate for success
Winter fairytale will be staged at Park Rapids Area High School
Christmas Story Contest: An Enterprise tradition
Medici Project awarded to young pianist
Classic Chorale set to perform
Teens share traditional Ojibwe dance
Snowmobilers: Use caution when trails open Dec. 1
Find winter crappie spots now
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Midwest hunters are playing an integral role in the management of the excessive snow geese population
Sure bet walleyes: Big baits
NORTHLAND OUTDOORS: Meet a central Minnesota family whose made its living off wild rice for four generations
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
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
February 14, 2013
Three arrested near Alexandria after cocaine, stolen items are found in vehicle
Three suspects were charged with first degree controlled substance crimes after their vehicle was stopped on Interstate 94 near Alexandria Monday night. In addition to stolen property, the men were found in possession of more than 28 grams of crack cocaine concealed in the vehicle's...
February 14, 2013 - 8:01am
January 30, 2013
Texas man pleads not guilty in Grand Forks synthetic drug case that killed PR teen
A Texas man accused of being the leader of a ring that imported chemicals used in hallucinogens that killed two teenagers in June in Grand Forks...
January 30, 2013 - 8:32am
January 26, 2013
Alert deputy stops wanted man; arrest leads to huge quantity of meth seized
A traffic stop last week in Hubbard County yielded a significant quantity of meth and the arrest of a White Earth man wanted for another crime. A...
January 26, 2013 - 1:00pm
January 16, 2013
Professionals seeking help for drugs
More medical practitioners are referring themselves to a health board that monitors a variety of mental health issues, said the program manager. "People are referred to our program," said Monica Feider of the Health Professionals Services Program. "Most commonly people self-refer." Her...
January 16, 2013 - 1:00pm
January 9, 2013
Man connected to Grand Forks drug ring that killed PR teen makes deal, pleads guilty
FARGO -- A man connected to a Grand Forks drug ring pleaded guilty Monday to conspiring to distribute synthetic drugs blamed for the deaths of...
January 9, 2013 - 7:08am
January 2, 2013
Cass County search warrant yields meth, arrest
Cass County Sheriff Tom Burch reports that on December 29, 2012 a search warrant was executed at a residence in Lake Shore, MN. Execution of the warrant found approximately 30 grams of suspected methamphetamine and other drug paraphernalia. A female was taken into custody in conjunction...
January 2, 2013 - 7:02am
December 26, 2012
Drugs prove costly for county
Drugs, especially the resurgence of meth, may be driving Hubbard County's out-of-home placement costs of kids. Hubbard County Social Services Director Daryl Bessler said his department had exhausted its 2012 budget by June. "It's a difficult thing," he acknowledged. "Meth drug...
December 26, 2012 - 1:00pm
December 17, 2012
Prescription drugs: 'The new killer for young and middle-aged people'
For the first time in history, more people died last year from prescription drug overdose than from accidental overdose of illegal drugs, according to the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. The CDC reports that overdose deaths have "skyrocketed" in the past decade,...
December 17, 2012 - 7:52am
December 14, 2012
Fourth man sentenced in Grand Forks drug conspiracy that killed PR teen
Another former UND student was sentenced this week to federal prison in the Grand Forks-based synthetic drug conspiracy blamed in the deaths...
December 14, 2012 - 7:35am
November 27, 2012
Manvel teen gets 12.5 years for providing lethal synthetic drugs
FARGO -- A federal judge Monday sentenced Wesley Sweeney, 18, to 12½ years in prison for his confessed role in providing synthetic hallucinogens...
November 27, 2012 - 7:37am
November 21, 2012
First defendant in synthetic drug case that killed PR teen sentenced to 4 years
FARGO -- On Monday in federal court here, U.S.
November 21, 2012 - 7:55am
October 30, 2012
Grand Forks man pleads guilty to providing synthetic drugs that killed PR teen
FARGO -- Facing four federal charges carrying penalties of life-in-prison, Andrew Spofford, in a deal with prosecutors, pleaded guilty here Monday...
October 30, 2012 - 7:34am
Man pleads guilty to injecting heroin into Fargo guitarist
FARGO - Seth Lund pleaded guilty today in U.S. District Court in Fargo to injecting heroin into the arm of Cody Conner last summer, heroin that...
October 30, 2012 - 7:27am
October 23, 2012
SWAT team seizes Menahga man's guns, pot
A Menahga man is being held in the Wadena County Jail after authorities seized guns and marijuana he was allegedly holding, according to a report...
October 23, 2012 - 8:15am