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A Fargo man who police say had meth crystals in his nose during a head-on crash east of Osage last week is facing several charges. John Jason Johnson, 45, is facing a felony fifth-degree drug possession charge, as well as two gross misdemeanor charges for DWI and for criminal vehicular operation/bodily harm. He’s also being charged with misdemeanor driving after revocation.
The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension reports no charges will be filed in the death of a Detroit Lakes woman who was found dead in Menahga in 2014. According to an update from the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, investigative information regarding the death of Kelly Lund, 32, of Detroit Lakes was sent to the Wadena County Attorney's Office for review. The Wadena County Attorney's Office concluded that the investigation did not find evidence that would support criminal charges.
A new report suggests no criminal charges will be filed in the death of a Detroit Lakes woman found dead back in 2014. According to an update from the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, investigative information regarding the death of Kelly Lund, 32, of Detroit Lakes was sent to the Wadena County Attorney's Office for review. The Wadena County Attorney's Office concluded that the investigation did not find evidence that would support criminal charges.
A 34-year-old Akeley man died and another man is in a Twin Cities hospital after an apparent carbon monoxide poisoning Sunday in an ice fishing house on Leech Lake. The Cass County Sheriff's Office identified the man who died as Jared Nels Johnson, 34, of Akeley.
The driver ejected in a fatal rollover crash that was discovered by a passing motorist Tuesday morning, has been identified. According to the Becker County Sheriff's Office, Ethan Reed Walter Hjermstad, 24, of rural Osage crashed his vehicle on County Road 123, about 3 miles south of Osage.
A 14-year-old runaway from Wadena has been located, officials said. The Otter Tail County Sheriff's Office said that Jeffery Randall was located in Missouri and are making arrangements to have him returned to Wadena. Jeffery Randall was found in Missouri. Officials are making arrangements to have him returned to Wadena.
The report received by the Brainerd Police Department on Sunday of a needle found in Halloween candy has been determined to be false. The Brainerd Police Department initially issued an alert on the police department Facebook page that there was a report a child had received Halloween candy with a sewing needle in th
Authorities say a farmer has found human remains that appear to be of a female about the same age as woman reported missing Oct 14. The Douglas County Sheriff’s Office said a farmer in Douglas County reported finding the remains about 2:30 in a field he was harvesting. Deputies confirmed what appeared to
Gov. Mark Dayton and Lt. Gov. Tina Smith plan to attend the funeral on Friday for Aitkin County Deputy Steven Sandberg, killed in the line of duty Oct. 18, Dayton's office said. Services for Sandberg are scheduled for 11 a.m. at Aitkin High School in Aitkin. Dayton also ordered that all U.S.
A Detroit Lakes attorney is accused of violating a harassment restraining order filed by a Moorhead woman after their relationship ended. Joseph Charles Irby, 33, of 252 West Elm Street No. 103, Detroit Lakes has been charged with a misdemeanor in Clay County District Court. According to court records, on Oct.