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May 28, 2017
Enbridge Environmental Stewardship grants announced
Enbridge recently announced the recipients of the 2017 Ecofootprint Grant Program. This year, the program will provide $1.1 million in funding to help protect and restore the natural environment in communities in Minnesota, Wisconsin and North Dakota, along the Line 3 Replacement...
May 28, 2017 - 2:00pm
March 31, 2017
Motion to suppress evidence in alleged sex crime denied
BEMIDJI—A motion made by attorneys for a Clearwater County man accused of molesting two children asking for the suppression of any evidence...
March 31, 2017 - 5:25pm
February 9, 2017
Attorneys for man accused of sex crimes request some charges dismissed, evidence thrown out
BAGLEY—Attorneys defending a Clearwater County man accused of molesting two children have asked a judge to dismiss five of the six counts...
February 9, 2017 - 5:14pm
December 14, 2016
Line 3 meeting in Clearbrook cancelled
CLEARBROOK -- An Enbridge-hosted meeting in Clearbrook, Minn., set for Wednesday has been cancelled after a similar meeting in Bemidji Tuesday...
December 14, 2016 - 2:44pm
September 1, 2016
Federal case to go before state charges against man in helicopter shooting
DULUTH -- Federal charges against a Clearbrook, Minn., man accused of shooting at a U.S. Customs and Border Protection helicopter in early August, leaving a Polk County deputy with shrapnel injuries, will proceed ahead of Minnesota charges. Carstie Lee Clausen, 71, waived detention...
September 1, 2016 - 9:17pm
August 31, 2016
Hearing for Clearwater County man delayed
BAGLEY—An omnibus hearing for a Clearwater County man charged with five counts of criminal sexual conduct and one count of possession of child pornography has been moved to October. Andrew George Damann Jr., 36, appeared in Clearwater County court Wednesday where his attorney,...
August 31, 2016 - 5:12pm
August 11, 2016
Clearwater County man faces new criminal sexual conduct charges
BEMIDJI--A 36-year-old Clearwater County man charged with criminal sexual conduct is facing three new charges, according to an amended criminal complaint. Andrew George Damann was originally charged with two counts of criminal sexual conduct with a victim younger than 13 -- one in...
August 11, 2016 - 9:09pm
August 9, 2016
Attempted murder charge filed against man accused of shooting at Customs and Border helicopter
CLEARBROOK, Minn. — The man accused of firing a rifle at a helicopter carrying federal and local drug task force agents Monday faces three felony charges, including second-degree attempted murder. Carstie Lee Clausen, 71, of Clearbrook was scheduled to make his first appearance...
August 9, 2016 - 1:44pm
August 8, 2016
Polk County deputy injured after Clearbrook man shoots at helicopter
CLEARBROOK, Minn. — A Polk County Sheriff's deputy suffered injuries from breaking glass when a man fired at a helicopter the deputy was riding in Monday morning. Charges are pending against Carstie Lee Clausen of Clearbrook, who reportedly shot twice at the helicopter with a high-powered...
August 8, 2016 - 5:22pm
August 3, 2016
Clearwater County man arrested for criminal sexual conduct
BEMIDJI -- A 36-year-old Clearwater County man was arrested last week on charges of first and second-degree criminal sexual conduct with a victim younger than 13 and possession of child pornography in Clearwater County, according to a release from the Clearbrook-Gonvick Police Department....
August 3, 2016 - 6:16pm
May 27, 2016
Clearbrook man dies in dirt bike accident
CLEARBROOK—A 23-year-old man died after an apparent motorcycle accident Thursday in Clearbrook. The Clearwater County Sheriff's Office received a call at 8:21 p.m. about a body found along the railroad grade just outside Clearbrook city limits, a release from the sheriff's office...
May 27, 2016 - 3:45pm
January 13, 2016
Winter wedding with wind chills: Tollefsons marry on coldest Minnesota weekend so far
CLEARBROOK -- Cory Tollefson was the last of six sisters to get married in the Ulrich family. The first five were either married in summer or...
January 13, 2016 - 6:55pm
June 9, 2015
Off-duty Clearwater County deputy on leave after allegedly entering resident's home while intoxicated
BEMIDJI -- A Clearwater County Sheriff's Office deputy has been placed on unpaid leave after allegedly entering a Clearbrook, Minn., residence intoxicated while he was off duty. According to a release from Clearwater County Sheriff Darin Halverson, the sheriff's office received a...
June 9, 2015 - 10:46am
June 3, 2015
OUT AND ABOUT: Taking it to the 'Extreme': Clearbrook woman makes strides in national outdoors competition
BEMIDJI—Nikki Rognstad has been hunting since she was a little girl, shooting her first deer when she was only 11 years old. "It was...
June 3, 2015 - 7:18pm
January 27, 2015
READER PHOTO: Eagle near Clearbrook
Reader Carole Anne Rosemary Solee sent in this photo of a bald eagle north of Clearbrook, Minn. You can send photos into the Pioneer via email...
January 27, 2015 - 2:13pm