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May 23, 2017
Stop for speeding on ND interstate finds 59 pounds of marijuana; two arrested
BISMARCK — Two men were arrested after their truck was pulled over Sunday, May 21, on Interstate 94, and 59 pounds of marijuana and several...
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May 12, 2017
3 arrested after Redby drug bust; guns, cash seized
REDBY -- Three people were arrested Thursday after Red Lake law enforcement seized guns, drugs and cash from a Redby home. According to a news...
May 12, 2017 - 4:12pm
May 8, 2017
Synthetic marijuana taking toll in downtown St. Paul
ST. PAUL — Over and over again, St. Paul paramedics and EMTs have responded recently to people having bad reactions after apparently smoking synthetic marijuana. Some have been unconscious, some vomiting and others in a catatonic state. The medical calls keeping the fire department...
May 8, 2017 - 9:10pm
April 25, 2017
Bemidji man sentenced on drug charges
BEMIDJI -- A Bemidji man from whom the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office seized guns and drugs was sentenced on four charges Monday. Brandin Charles Curtis, 21, received a stay of imposition on three out of the four charges, meaning he will not have to serve any jail time as long...
April 25, 2017 - 4:44pm
April 14, 2017
Canada introduces bill to legalize recreational marijuana
OTTAWA - Canada was on track to legalize recreational marijuana by July 2018 after the government put forward legislation on Thursday, April...
April 14, 2017 - 8:19am
March 21, 2017
Canadian woman stashed weed internally to cross border
WARROAD, Minn.—A Canadian woman who was detained at a Minnesota port of entry Sunday, March 19, had a half-ounce of marijuana stashed inside...
March 21, 2017 - 10:11am
March 5, 2017
Israel gives green light to decriminalize marijuana use
JERUSALEM - The Israeli government voted on Sunday in favor of decriminalizing recreational marijuana use, joining some U.S. states and European...
March 5, 2017 - 5:33pm
February 27, 2017
After murder-suicide, Minn. man faces child neglect, obstruction charges
LITCHFIELD, Minn. — A Grove City man is facing five charges, including child neglect and obstruction, for behavior before and after the murder-suicide...
February 27, 2017 - 3:44pm
February 9, 2017
Push for legalizing recreational marijuana hits Minnesota House
ST. PAUL — Legalizing recreational marijuana would fall into the hands of voters if a proposal by State Rep. Jason Metsa, DFL-Virginia,...
February 9, 2017 - 9:07pm
August 26, 2016
‘It’s incredible’: Bemidji resident Sarah Taylor has seen improvements for her condition after using medical cannabis oil
BEMIDJI -- On the morning of Aug. 18, Leah Corcoran was cautiously optimistic. “We’re on a five-day stretch right now,” Corcoran said,...
August 26, 2016 - 5:07pm
July 10, 2016
Two arrested after drugs, cash seized at rural Redby residence
BEMIDJI—Two people were arrested Friday after drugs and cash were confiscated from a rural Redby home. According to a press release from...
July 10, 2016 - 1:07pm
March 9, 2016
3 Twin Cities men arrested on Red Lake reservation with meth, marijuana
RED LAKE -- Three Twins Cities men were arrested Tuesday on the Red Lake Indian Reservation in possession of methamphetamine and marijuana. The...
March 9, 2016 - 9:27pm
February 25, 2016
Deputy smells marijuana, leads to arrest of man for 150 plants near Alexandria
GARFIELD, Minn. -- A Garfield man was arrested Wednesday after authorities seized more than 150 marijuana plants on his property. Earlier that day, a Douglas County sheriff's deputy was speaking with the suspect at his residence on North Park Street about an unrelated matter when...
February 25, 2016 - 8:58pm
February 16, 2016
Oregon police arrest ex-St. Paul orchestra member with 100 pounds of pot
BLY, Ore. -- A 33-year-old man who was formerly a cellist with the St. Paul Chamber Orchestra was arrested Friday in Oregon, after the State...
February 16, 2016 - 8:36am
October 3, 2015
Bemidji man pleads guilty to terroristic threats, drug charge
BEMIDJI—A Bemidji man arrested with more than five pounds of marijuana after he allegedly threatened to kill a woman has entered guilty pleas to felony and misdemeanor charges in Beltrami County District Court. Kevin Albert, 24, was arrested in February after Bemidji police...
October 3, 2015 - 7:59pm