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ST. CLOUD, Minn. — Two licensed insurance agents from rural Paynesville have been charged with orchestrating an investment fraud scheme over the past seven years totaling $250,000. Michaela “Kim” Kruger, 57, is charged with four counts of theft by swindle and Richard A.
KITTSON COUNTY, Minn.--Emergency crews responded to a fire at a portion of the TransCanada pipeline in Kittson County near the U.S.-Canada border around 9 p.m. Saturday night. It happened just a few miles south of the border at the St. Vincent Compressor Station. When crews arrived on scene, TransCanada workers had shut down the valve and allowed the gas to burn off.
FARGO -- Matt Winans is an insurgent of the citrus kind. The Fargo man didn't mean to start a beverage revolution. But over the course of seven years, he helped convince Coca-Cola to bring back Surge more than a decade after it was discontinued. Starting today, the "fully loaded citrus soda" will start to show up in convenience stores and supermarkets in Fargo-Moorhead, the Dakotas, Minnesota and most of the eastern United States.
NEW ROCKFORD, N.D. – A rural Eddy County man is in custody in the shooting death of one person and the wounding of another at a wedding reception here early Sunday, Sheriff Paul Lies said Sunday afternoon.
GLYNDON, Minn. - Glyndon Police Chief Mike Cline isn’t complaining about the late-night phone call from his officer, who was working a traffic safety enforcement overtime shift when he pulled over a man allegedly driving a van with 88 pounds of marijuana stuffed inside a safe in there. “This is not ditch weed; this is really good nug,” said Cline at a news conference in Glyndon, standing in front of a table piled high with the marijuana, vacuum-sealed into one to one-and-a-quarter pound packages.
EAGAN, Minn. -- A Dakota County sheriff’s deputy allegedly caught two Minnesota lawmakers “making out” in a parked car last week, according to law enforcement reports and court records, but the lawmakers say that accusation is “completely false” and a “lie.”
The Mahnomen County Sheriff’s Office has released the name of the victim who died of a suspicious death earlier this week. The death of Anthony Warren, 46, of Detroit Lakes is still under investigation.Sheriff’s deputies responded to a call Monday at about 12:05 a.m.
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Joseph Starblanket Martin, 32, of 25965 County Road 39, Osage has been charged in Becker County District Court with felony fifth-degree controlled substance crime. According to court records, on Aug.
Mahnomen County authorities have identified the victim of what they are calling a suspicious death Monday. Anthony Warren, 46, Detroit Lakes, Minn., was found unresponsive at a residence in Naytahwaush, Minn., 22 miles east of Mahnomen, Minn., at 12:05 a.m. Monday after a report of a male who was not breathing, according to a report from the Mahnomen County Sheriff’s Department.