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April 11, 2019
Red Lake Police officers located more than 50 grams of a controlled substance testing positive for fentanyl and confiscated approximately $10,000 and scales related to drug sales, as well as a hunting rifle, drug paraphernalia during a recent search warrant. Submitted photo
Fentanyl-laced drugs seized; 5 arrested during search at Red Lake residence
April 11, 2019 - 3:02pm
April 9, 2019
Bobby Lee Donnell Sr.
Bemidji man charged after police chase with meth, infant in vehicle
April 9, 2019 - 6:12pm
March 27, 2019
David Andrew Smithson
Minnesota man who killed pedestrian accused of driving on meth again
March 27, 2019 - 8:35am
March 16, 2019
Samples of pure drugs that could kill the average human - heroin, fentanyl and carfentanil, a synthetic opioid 100 times more powerful than fentanyl - at the New Hampshire State Police Forensic Laboratory in Concord.
Obama officials failed to focus as fentanyl burned its way across America
March 16, 2019 - 10:00am
March 11, 2019
Man who reportedly said he was sick of being followed by cops found asleep inside police entryway
March 11, 2019 - 4:45pm
March 10, 2019
This 2018 photo from the Drug Enforcement Administration offers a closeup view of crystal meth.
'Flooded' in meth: Seizures jump in North Dakota, Minnesota
March 10, 2019 - 2:41pm
March 9, 2019
Powdered fentanyl. Illustration by Bobbie Duchamp / Forum News Service
Counterfeit Oxycontin leads to state-wide alert in Minnesota
March 9, 2019 - 11:18am
March 5, 2019
In the 1970s, the Church of Scientology released embarrassing CIA documents in an effort to silence critics. Photo from The Washington Post.
Spy vs. spy: How Scientology and the CIA battled 40 years ago
March 5, 2019 - 1:37pm
March 4, 2019
Bemidji woman pleads guilty to amended drug charges
March 4, 2019 - 5:17pm
February 26, 2019
Bemidji man sentenced to 10 years for first-degree drug sales
February 26, 2019 - 5:02pm
February 25, 2019
Red Lake woman charged with first-degree drug possession
February 25, 2019 - 5:08pm
Drug syringe and cooked heroin on spoon
Use of meth, heroin, other drugs may be linked to growing rates of syphilis
February 25, 2019 - 10:56am
February 22, 2019
Ron Leyba, a Red Lake Nation Criminal Investigator (center), speaks during a press event Friday as Michael LaRoque, (right), director of public safety with White Earth Police Department, and John Harrington, commissioner of the Minnesota Department of Public Safety (left) in Bemidji. Several law enforcement agencies came together in Bemidji to discuss the threat posed by heroin and opioids in Minnesota and violence against American Indian women. (Annalise Braught | Bemidji Pioneer)
Defining the crime problems: New state law enforcement officials learn about area opioid abuse, violence against Indigenous women
February 22, 2019 - 7:21pm
February 11, 2019
Officials make multiple arrests following Red Lake drug busts
February 11, 2019 - 8:28am
January 31, 2019
U.S. Customs and Border Protection photo from Thursday morning's Press Event at the Port of Nogales
US border officials announce largest-ever fentanyl seizure
January 31, 2019 - 4:30pm