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PERLEY, Minn. – A suspect has been apprehended in a shooting that wounded a Norman County deputy early Tuesday morning near Perley. Clay County Sheriff Bill Bergquist said an arrest took place about 10:40 a.m.
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By Tu-Uyen Tran/ Grand Forks Herald Updated 9:02 a.m. April 15, 2014: A key player in the synthetic drug conspiracy that killed two teens in Grand Forks has been sentenced to 20 years in prison, according to the U.S.
By Archie ingersoll /The Forum MOORHEAD – A man accused of trying to kill his live-in girlfriend allegedly used a metal baseball bat during a beating that lasted hours and left her with bruises, broken bones and cuts that required a total of 15 stitches, according to documents filed Monday in Clay County District Court. Michael John Karau, 34, faces felony charges of first-degree attempted murder, first-degree attempted murder while
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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