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No jail time for rape: Moorhead rape sentence prompts outcry from campus, Fargo detective
Torn-up sick notes show Germanwings pilot should have been grounded
Half percent sales tax increase approved
Two injured in Highway 371 crash Tuesday
Marijuana wax receiving increased attention from law enforcement
Panthers pinned way to historic season
Minnesota United is named a member of Major League Soccer
Lack of scoring led to 6-17-1 record
Former Panthers playing hockey at Division III level
Larry Fitzgerald says Adrian Peterson would be 'game-changer' with Cardinals
GWENDOLYN "GWEN" THEISEN
CHARLES "CHUCK" LONG
EVELYN J. LARSEN
TERRANCE "TERRY" BURKMAN
MELVIN "MEL" BENTON
Tuning in to an instrumental career
Kraft Foods to merge with ketchup maker Heinz
Basic Business Cents: Leadership should follow PDSA cycle
Tinkering his way into a career: New HVAC business opens in Park Rapids
Northern Light Opera Company garners regional theater awards
Local singer re-enacts music, history of early 1800s
A great night at the theater
Governor wants to put more money into Minnesota state parks
David Johnson still enjoys riding the trail nearly 60 years after building the first Polaris snowmobile
DNR urges state forest and off-highway vehicle trail users to check for temporary closures
Spring burning restrictions take effect this week in much of Minnesota
DNR alerts the public to spring burn restrictions
Minnesota DNR wants to ban bear feeding
Letter: Rep. Peterson has always supported Keystone XL
Editorial Investing in state parks, trails system a good plan
Letter: Big Ag bills take away Minnesotans’ rights to file complaints
Letter: Nolan working to block freetrade agreement fast-track
Editorial Gov. Dayton’s proposal to tax railroads logical
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 for talking with authorities, according to a federal prosecutor Thursday. Brandon Lee Turner, 22, a convicted sex offender, faces a felony...
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