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April 24, 2018
Cruelty charges dropped against central Minnesota animal specimen company
ALEXANDRIA, Minn.—All charges of animal cruelty have been dropped against Bio Corporation, an company here that provides specimens for...
April 24, 2018 - 5:36pm
February 19, 2018
5 things in food and agriculture we can agree on
It's no secret that America has vast divisions: right versus left, Fox News versus MSNBC, Red State versus Blue State, urban versus rural, agriculturalists...
February 19, 2018 - 7:35am
February 9, 2018
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Lenient sentence in cruelty case is disheartening
In reference to the Jan. 6 article, "Man sentenced in starvation death of three horses," I am extremely disheartened by the lenient sentence. After committing such a heinous act the guilty person only had to serve 20 days in jail, pay a little over $3,000 in fines and court fees,...
February 9, 2018 - 7:12am
January 11, 2018
Bio Corp faces 25 counts of animal cruelty following undercover PETA video
ALEXANDRIA, Minn.—Bio Corporation, an Alexandria company that provides specimens for dissection in classrooms, was charged with 25 counts...
January 11, 2018 - 1:13pm
January 10, 2018
3 dead cats leads to torture charges against Minn. man
A 38-year-old Brainerd man faces three felony animal mistreatment and torture charges after allegedly killing a cat named Tig and two other cats...
January 10, 2018 - 11:54am
November 21, 2017
PETA suing Minn. animal specimen after undercover video reveals alleged animal abuse
An animal rights group has produced a hidden-camera video and sued the Alexandria animal specimen business Bio Corporation, whose owner says...
November 21, 2017 - 2:55pm
August 30, 2017
Detroit Lakes man accused of body-slamming puppy, breaking its leg
DETROIT LAKES, Minn. — A Detroit Lakes man is accused of body slamming a 14-week-old puppy three or four times and breaking its leg after...
August 30, 2017 - 4:15pm
May 16, 2017
Vehicles can heat up quickly in summer if pets inside
FARGO — For pet owners wanting to bring along their dogs or cats in the vehicle this summer on hot days, animal control officers in the...
May 16, 2017 - 5:16pm
October 3, 2016
Audubon, Minn., pet owner devastated after dogs were tortured and murdered
Audubon, MN (WDAY/WDAZ TV) - An Audubon dog owner is angered after he found one of his dogs tortured, shot and killed and his other dog is seriously...
October 3, 2016 - 11:05am
April 28, 2016
Dogs at suspected Wisconsin puppy mill allegedly ate rotting carcasses as primary food source
ELMWOOD, Wis. -- Dogs at a suspected western Wisconsin puppy mill were feasting on rotting carcasses as their primary food source, according...
April 28, 2016 - 8:52pm
February 25, 2016
$1,000 reward offered for information in dog abuse case near Avon
ST. CLOUD, Minn. -- A $1,000 reward is being offered after a dog was shot six times with a pellet gun near Avon, Minn.
February 25, 2016 - 9:02pm
October 7, 2015
Moorhead man accused of harassing deer until it drowned charged with animal cruelty
MAHNOMEN, Minn. -- A Moorhead, Minn., man has been charged with animal cruelty and chasing a wild animal in a motor vehicle in the Labor Day...
October 7, 2015 - 10:12am
Minnesota man who shot neighbor’s dog has animal cruelty charge dismissed
GARFIELD, Minn. -- A Garfield man who shot his neighbor’s dog with a pellet gun has had his charge of animal cruelty dismissed by a district court judge. A felony charge against Roger Rosengren was dismissed last week for lack of probable cause.
October 7, 2015 - 9:47am
July 9, 2015
Dog dies from strychnine poisoning in Bemidji
BEMIDJI—One dog has died and three others are still being treated for strychnine poisoning. The Beltrami County Sheriff's Office responded to a report Tuesday of several dogs being poisoned on the 1900 block of Grange Road Northwest, according to an incident report. The pet...
July 9, 2015 - 10:43am
February 27, 2015
National Humane Society offers reward in Phoenix case
BEMIDJI -- The Humane Society of the United States is offering a $5,000 reward to find out who is responsible for the burning of a puppy dubbed...
February 27, 2015 - 6:06pm