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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
5 hours 57 min ago
February 11, 2019
Officials make multiple arrests following Red Lake drug busts
February 11, 2019 - 8:28am
February 4, 2019
Bemidji woman pleads guilty to amended drug charges
February 4, 2019 - 4:00pm
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
January 30, 2019
Pheng Lee
Man pleads not guilty to running alleged Oregon-to-Wisconsin drug operation
January 30, 2019 - 12:02pm
January 17, 2019
Federal prosecutors are seeking the forfeiture of $30,839 in suspected drug money taken in May from St. Paul couple Vang Xiong and May Yang. Xiong’s cellphone captured this photo in October 2017 in California, where Xiong owns 2.5 acres of land, according to a court filing. Courtesy of U.S. attorney’s office
St. Paul lunch lady, husband accused of selling marijuana
January 17, 2019 - 7:00pm
January 7, 2019
Three sentenced for dealing heroin in Bemidji, Red Lake
January 7, 2019 - 9:22am
December 24, 2018
From left: Elias, Jenna, Ezra and Derek Rygh, along with dog Charlie, gather on the couch by the Christmas tree at their rural Brainerd home. Derek Rygh was pardoned by Gov. Mark Dayton for a felony drug conviction to clear his record so he can pursue his dream to be a nurse. Steve Kohls / Forum News Service
Sober for 13 years, Minnesota man gets pardon
December 24, 2018 - 12:20pm
December 15, 2018
This killer opioid could become a weapon of mass destruction
December 15, 2018 - 3:57pm
December 10, 2018
Inmates listen to pastor Al Peratt speak at the first women-organized anti-meth rally in September at the women's prison in Pierre. Michael Winder / Special to Forum News Service
South Dakota woman organizes first female-led anti-meth rally in prison
December 10, 2018 - 11:33am
November 27, 2018
Duluth airfield crasher claims he was high on meth, suicidal
November 27, 2018 - 8:00pm
November 19, 2018
At Essentia Health in Detroit Lakes, expectant moms testing positive for opiates has increased a percentage point from 2017 to 2018, roughly. Forum News Service file photo
Born addicted: As opioid-affected births rise, early treatment is key
November 19, 2018 - 7:00am
November 1, 2018
In the top row from left are: Cody Troxel, Daryl Troxel, Elizabeth Glatzmaier and Ethan Boyd. In the bottom row are: Joseph Roberts, Kristie Zaskie, Margaret Snook and Timothy Lydell. Submitted photos.
8 arrested in Hubbard County drug bust
November 1, 2018 - 6:55pm
October 19, 2018
Michigan man sentenced for dealing heroin on Leech Lake reservation
October 19, 2018 - 6:46pm
October 14, 2018
John Eggers
JOHN EGGERS COLUMN: Drugs don't pay, diplomas do!
October 14, 2018 - 8:10am