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Prison sentence stayed in Superior heroin case
Minong man sentenced to prison for meth distribution
Northern Minn. man charged with manslaughter in Duluth shooting
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July 17, 2018
Woman allegedly mugged after Superior street dance
The Superior Police Department investigating a possible assault on a woman walking home from the Dodgie's East End Tavern street dance Saturday night or early Sunday morning. The woman was found shortly after 3 a.m. Sunday by her partner about a block from the event along East Fifth...
July 17, 2018 - 7:48am
October 3, 2017
Man sentenced for Grove City rampage involving a beer bottle and an ax
LITCHFIELD, Minn. — A Grove City man was sentenced to more than two years in prison for a violent rampage last year at a Grove City residence...
October 3, 2017 - 10:00pm
August 15, 2017
Sports radio's Jeff Dubay charged with felony assault of Cottage Grove woman
STILLWATER, Minn. — Former Twin Cities sports-radio personality Jeff Dubay, who has previously run afoul of the law for methamphetamine...
August 15, 2017 - 7:55pm
June 9, 2017
Minnesota man accused of putting hot sauce, pepper in daughter's eyes, snapping her with a towel
MOORHEAD, Minn. — A Moorhead man is accused of abusing his 2-month-old daughter, including rubbing hot sauce and cayenne pepper in her...
June 9, 2017 - 10:30pm
March 14, 2017
Minn. mayor allegedly swindled his lover's husband, pulled gun on husband's son
CROSBY, Minn.—The mayor of a 2,400-person community in the middle of Minnesota is now wrapped up in a tale involving money, guns and romance....
March 14, 2017 - 8:44am
August 17, 2010
Appellant court upholds conviction
MADISON - A state appeals court Tuesday upheld a sentence for a former Douglas County sheriff's deputy convicted on misdemeanor sex assault. William J. Webber, 56, had appealed his two fourth-degree sexual assault convictions and six-month jail sentence contending that Circuit Judge...
August 17, 2010 - 7:31pm
August 10, 2010
Sex assaults targeted juveniles
A Superior man accused of multiple sex offenses against juvenile victims made his initial appearance in Douglas County Court Tuesday. Darrell...
August 10, 2010 - 5:58pm
April 8, 2010
Student faces possible sanctions
Investigations into an alleged sexual assault last month are finished and the alleged perpetrator could face disciplinary action from the university. It's unclear if there will be prosecution. UWS' Investigative Officer Tammy Fanning would not comment on the case reported to the...
April 8, 2010 - 7:06am
March 29, 2010
Man enters plea in assault, threat case
A Superior man accused of breaking his girlfriend's jaw and threatening to shoot her father entered guilty pleas to two counts against him Monday...
March 29, 2010 - 11:29am
December 18, 2009
Burnett County sex assault case moves to Douglas County
A Superior man accused of sexually assaulting four women - three in Douglas County and one in Burnett County - will be moved to the Douglas County Jail while his court cases continue. Craig Allen Mehtala, 28, faces three felony counts of second degree sexual assault in Douglas County...
December 18, 2009 - 12:53pm
November 10, 2009
Pipeliners charged: Three arraigned for felony assault
Three men in Bemidji from Texas, Louisiana and Arkansas were charged Monday in Beltrami County District Court with felony first-degree burglary, felony fourth-degree assault and gross misdemeanor third-degree riot with unlawful force or violence. Scott Andrew Fontenot, 30, of Richard,...
November 10, 2009 - 3:27pm
July 23, 2009
Superior man faces sex charge
A Superior man accused of sexually assaulting a vulnerable adult in her home made an initial appearance this week in Douglas County Circuit Court. Thomas Carl Johnson, 62, faces one count of second-degree sexual assault for an incident that took place in a Superior residence on July...
July 23, 2009 - 5:48pm
May 20, 2009
Texting leads to felony charge
A Chetek man accused of sexually assaulting a 15-year-old Solon Springs girl he made contact with through cell phone texting waived his preliminary hearing May 13 in Douglas County Circuit Court. Anthony Richard Leritz, 28, faces one felony charge of sexual assault of a child under...
May 20, 2009 - 12:00pm
May 13, 2008
Man denies assault accusation
A Superior man accused of sexually assaulting a minor made his initial appearance in Douglas County Court Monday. Ethan Warren Moen, 18, faces one count of felony sexual assault of a child under 16 years of age. He pleaded not guilty Monday and was released on a $2,000 signature...
May 13, 2008 - 12:00am
April 16, 2008
Hawthorne man faces sex assault
A Hawthorne man accused of having sex with a 14-year-old girl waived his preliminary hearing today in Douglas County Court. Daniel Jay Simons, 19, was bound over for arraignment on May 27. He faces one count of felony sexual assault of a child under 16 years of age. If convicted,...
April 16, 2008 - 12:00am