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Park Rapids woman accused of burglarizing area homes to steal pills
Glyndon police officer shot at during traffic stop
Osage artist shares talent with local kids
Hubbard County Law Enforcement Incidents
County board split on supporting roundabout
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
Leland E. "Lee" Hillberg
Paul Albert Grams
Miles W. "Pete" Peterson
Dale E. Warble
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
Sounds of Spirit Lake series opens with Park Rapids Community Band
Alternative country and blues band headlines 2nd Street Stage
USO-style show to salute area veterans
Nemeth Art Center symposium explores colonialism
'Circle of Heat' rocking next 2nd Street Stage
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: Thank you to the Greenwood Cemetery crew
Letter to the editor: Witness to stranger's act of kindness
Editorial: Newspapers still top choice for news
Letter to the editor: Tails on the Trail support appreciated
Guest Editorial: Health care debate affects all of us
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
Recipe: Pasta and Meatballs
January 4, 2014
Frequently asked questions about Hubbard County jail
I get asked many questions throughout the day by inmates, family, friends and the general public. Most questions I get from inmates could easily be answered if they would just read their Inmate Handbook (yes we have a handbook) and I’ve tried to address many questions that family...
January 4, 2014 - 11:34am
October 31, 2013
Beltrami County inmate’s broken jaw draws questions, criticism
BEMIDJI — The Beltrami County Jail has come under scrutiny for the treatment of a mentally ill inmate in September. Conflicting reports have been given on how Theran Stai sustained a broken jaw while under the watch of jail staff and why he was released from custody. Did...
October 31, 2013 - 7:18am
September 23, 2013
Clay County Jail offers online legal research for inmates
By Erik Burgess / The Forum MOORHEAD – Inmates at the Clay County Jail have access to a service not afforded to many prisoners across the state of Minnesota, a county official says. When a computer was recently installed in the jail, inmates could go online to a legal database...
September 23, 2013 - 8:08am
October 19, 2012
Drug ring suspect reportedly beaten by fellow inmate in Grand Forks jail
EAST GRAND FORKS, Minn. - The East Grand Forks man in jail for giving a friend a fatal dose of synthetic drugs was beaten up by a fellow inmate...
October 19, 2012 - 8:37am
March 14, 2012
Hubbard County Jail report shows cost savings
Nearly 1,000 inmates came through the booking room of the Hubbard County jail in 2011. And even though the facility operates below capacity,...
March 14, 2012 - 1:00pm
March 5, 2011
Sheriff asks board to increase jail fees
Several proposals, including a "pay to stay" charge, are being discussed to recover some of the costs of running Hubbard County's correctional...
March 5, 2011 - 1:00pm
February 28, 2011
Beltrami County Board to review jail upgrade
A Beltrami County Jail upgrade project will be discussed by county commissioners during their 3 p.m. work session Tuesday. The jail controls system is well past its life expectancy and must be replaced, argues Steve Shadrick, county facilities manager, who seeks to replace the system, The...
February 28, 2011 - 7:42am
January 29, 2011
Kandiyohi County jail could take a big financial hit
WILLMAR -- The Kandiyohi County jail is no longer housing state convicts. Inmates were moved out of leased cells in the Kandiyohi County Jail...
January 29, 2011 - 10:00am
January 15, 2011
Inmate charged with making 'jail ale'
Two separate incidents in the Hubbard County Correctional facility have resulted in charges against two inmates. In the case of the "jail ale,"...
January 15, 2011 - 1:00pm
January 20, 2010
Grand Forks County sets record for number of inmates in 2009
The Grand Forks County Correctional Center made nearly $420,000 in 2009. That's a drop of nearly $100,000 from the profit in 2008 but still a far cry from 2007, when the jail operation lost nearly $300,000, according to a report jail Administrator Bret Burkholder gave to the County...
January 20, 2010 - 7:14am
November 7, 2009
Wadena County Jail will become 'pay to stay'
The days of free room, board and medical care at the Wadena County Jail will be over when a pay to stay plan takes effect next year. Inmates will be charged $20 per day in custody for room and board plus all medical expenses and other correctional fees. A custody day is any day...
November 7, 2009 - 10:35am
July 20, 2009
County mulls size of joint LEC building
Although it wasn't on the agenda and no board action was taken, the topic of a new joint Law Enforcement Center (LEC) was a big part of the discussion at Tuesday's regular Douglas County board meeting. John McNamara from Wold Architects and Douglas County Sheriff Troy Wolbersen addressed...
July 20, 2009 - 7:38am
June 6, 2009
County reluctant to begin incinerating waste
Hubbard County may not contribute to Perham's new waste incinerator or become a partner in the operation unless it gets better incentives to do so. Solid Waste manager Vern Massie has been in contact with Perham officials, who are trying to line up suppliers or partners to share...
June 6, 2009 - 1:01pm