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Lena Lorraine Sawyer, 30, of Crookston, told Larson she got the meth from Buschette-Gunderson, but said she only paid for it maybe twice.
By Nathan Bowe / DL Newspapers The Detroit Lakes City Council on Tuesday agreed to provide up to $425,000 for parking lot improvements at the new Detroit Mountain Recreation Area. A story on Wednesday incorrectly put the amount at $550,000. The Detroit Mountain group had originally requested $550,000, but had lowered its request to $425,000 at a city finance committee meeting Monday, according to City Finance Officer Pam Slifka. “Some council members fe
This one should be a no-brainer: Take away the “get out of jail free” card Minnesota legislators now enjoy when it comes to driving drunk. We agree with the Mothers Against Drunk Driving organization that has joined Concordia University political science students in support of HF 2281, referred to as the “DUI Immunity Bill.” The bill, introduced by Rep. Ryan Winkler and a companion Senate bill introduced by Sen.
By Don Davis Forum News Service Minnesota's minimum wage is about to rise. After the House passed 71-60 a higher minimum wage Thursday, it heads to Gov. Mark Dayton, who is expected to sign it into law. "I think this is a great trade off, minimum wage for a better life for a great many people in this state," Rep. Tim Mahoney, D-St. Paul, said.
A veteran employee of a Bagley, Minn., wood manufacturing plant was killed early today when he was caught in the pulley of a large industrial-size door as it was opened. Police Chief Larry Peterson said an official of the U.S. Occupational Safety and Health Administration was expected to be on the scene this afternoon to investigate the incident.
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Star Tribune/Forum MINNEAPOLIS – At the Edgewood Vista senior home in Hermantown, Minn., elderly residents were stunned, even incredulous, over the recent revelation that an 89-year-old fellow resident was drugged and raped in her bed last year by a young caregiver. But the rape, which prompted widespread outrage and calls for a state investigation, is just the latest incident to occur at homes operated by Edgewood Management Group, a North Dakota company that has been cited more than 50 times over the past four years for cases of abuse or neglect. The incident also opens a window ont
BEMIDJI -- An inmate in the Beltrami County Jail assaulted two corrections officers this morning. Nakayland James Yost, 20, of Laporte inflicted minor injuries on Corrections Sgt. Robert Exner and officer Anthony Olson at approximately 9:06 a.m., according to a release from the Beltrami County. Exner was transported to Sanford Emergency Room where he was treated and released for his injuries.
By Emily Welker / The Forum FARGO – A Fargo man faces luring and sexual assault charges after the mother of a 15-year-old girl allegedly found nude photos of him and the girl on her daughter’s Hangout cellphone app. Benjamin Carter Sharff, 36, was charged Wednesday in Cass County District Court with two counts of luring a minor by computer and one count of sexual assault, all Class C felonies. According to court documents filed with the charges, a Fargo woman contacted police Feb.