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December 12, 2017
Douglas County Circuit Court Oct. 30 Shannon Ray Stevens, 41, Webster, Wis., fraud on innkeeper nonpayment, disorderly conduct, no contest pleas, 60 days jail, $886 court costs. Jenna Jayleen Takavitz, 29, Duluth, retail theft, guilty plea, $463 restitution and court costs; additional...
December 12, 2017 - 8:37am
December 6, 2017
Man gets prison for Superior arson fires
A Superior man was sentenced Wednesday in Douglas County Circuit Court to nine years in prison for setting a string of fires in 2016 in Sup...
December 6, 2017 - 8:42am
December 5, 2017
Wisconsin dog breeder sentenced after inspector says kennel operation was ‘the worst I’ve seen’
“Is he an evil man? Is he a bad man?” Pierce County Circuit Court Judge Joe Boles said of West. “I don’t think so.”
December 5, 2017 - 10:57am
November 29, 2017
Superior police: Running cars being stolen from gas stations
A number of vehicles have been stolen from gas stations recently when drivers went into the store and left their car running and unlocked, according to a police department Facebook post.
November 29, 2017 - 11:50am
UPDATE: Suspect in pregnant Fargo woman’s killing, unborn baby abduction to change plea
One of two suspects in the killing of Savanna LaFontaine-Greywind is apparently planning to make a change of plea in Cass County District Co...
November 29, 2017 - 9:11am
November 22, 2017
Block family adjusting to life after Jasmine's nearly 1-month abduction
ALEXANDRIA, Minn. — With her three children back under one roof, Sarah Block says she can rest easy — well, as easy as one can rest...
November 22, 2017 - 7:00am
November 21, 2017
Did you lose this bag of pot at a convenience store near Bismarck? The cops will gladly reunite you with it.
Did you lose this bag of pot near a Cenex convenience store southeast of Bismarck? The Lincoln, N.D., cops will gladly reunite you with it. A...
November 21, 2017 - 11:26am
November 20, 2017
'I'm no maniac': Former Moorhead man sentenced for killing cat
MOORHEAD, Minn. — A former Moorhead man who was charged earlier this year with three felony counts of mistreating or torturing animals...
November 20, 2017 - 5:32pm
Duluth murder suspect, accused in student's slaying, wants case dismissed
DULUTH — A second defendant in the slaying of a Duluth college student is seeking to have his case dismissed, while three others want...
November 20, 2017 - 5:11pm
November 17, 2017
Buyer beware: How data breaches change holiday shopping for consumers
Before the holidays hit – and you start zipping around town or surfing the internet – you might want to evaluate if your personal information...
November 17, 2017 - 9:04am
November 16, 2017
St. Croix County’s Nieskes to review officer-involved shooting
St. Croix County’s district attorney will determine whether or not the shooting of a teenager by a sheriff’s deputy was justified. Michael...
November 16, 2017 - 10:26am
November 15, 2017
Update: Four arrested in Superior pipeline protest
In addition to about a dozen protesters across the street from the Enbridge pipeline construction site along North 58th Street, one male remained...
November 15, 2017 - 1:51pm
November 14, 2017
Duluth police seek suspect in Cub Foods parking lot robbery
A suspect allegedly sprayed a man with a chemical irritant and robbed him of a bank bag containing cash in the parking lot of a Duluth supermarket...
November 14, 2017 - 9:40am
November 9, 2017
13-year-old missing Bemidji girl found, Illinois man arrested
Forum News Service BEMIDJI, Minn. — An Illinois man was arrested early Wednesday morning in connection with the short-lived disappearance of a Bemidji girl. According to a release from the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office, the 13-year-old girl’s parents reported her missing...
November 9, 2017 - 8:55am
November 8, 2017
Walker, lawmakers repeal anti-fraud law
Wisconsin taxpayers lost out on millions of dollars in settlements after state officials quietly eliminated one of the most effective tools for...
November 8, 2017 - 9:04am