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FCC just voted to repeal its net neutrality rules, in a sweeping act of deregulation
Gander Outdoors to open first store in Minnesota
DNR to review Crow Wing lakes ordinance; county AIS coordinator resigns
'No one I trust more' than Lt. Gov. Smith in U.S.Senate, Dayton says
Leech Lake officials break ground at site of new casino
Panthers defeat Cardinals, improve to 3-0 in conference
Panthers use nine pins to spark win over Wolves
Accepting roles will be key to Braves' success
Three Panthers win titles at Crookston
Nevis girls drop conference openers
Sarah Ruth (Benson) Cheshire
Lillian Evelyn (McDougall) Ryther
Betty Rose (Corliss) Dyck
Patricia "Pat" Kay Anderson
Basic Business Cents: How do you 'manufacture' good workers?
Vorhes wins legal services Advocacy Award
Coborn named Minnesota Housing Top Producing Loan Officer
Bemidji Burger Kings close after salmonella outbreak sickens at least 27
Trump-pardoned turkey raised in Douglas County
'Magical Medora Christmas' tour coming to Park Rapids
PRAHS drama club is performing 'a magical, musical fable'
Crookston siblings vying for HGTV home renovation show
Standing ovations for first woman with Down syndrome to compete in Miss Minnesota USA
Dreamcatcher lesson celebrates Native American heritage
New northern pike fishing regulations in spring 2018
About Fishing: Venture onto early ice at your own risk
New law expands license requirement to wheelhouse shelters
Early ice is not safe; wear life jackets on cold water
Whitefish and cisco sport netting to open on Straight Lake
Letter to Editor: Winter and snowmobiles: Think snow!
Letter to Editor: Line 3 project will move forward and benefit Minnesotans
Letter to Editor: Place more importance on human family
Check It Out: Park Rapids Library connecting people with resources, creating community through diversity
Letter to Editor: Remember Pearl Harbor
What you need in your winter survival kit
Heads up, Moscow mule lovers: That copper mug could be poisoning you
Recipes: Back to school
U.S. Navy Capt. from Park Rapids completes tour in CJTF-HOA
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.
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