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August 27, 2016
Police Blotter - Aug. 28
August 27, 2016 - 11:17pm
August 26, 2016
Breezy Point police:  PROWLER—Report at 11:34 p.m. Sunday of a prowler on the 30000 block of Ranchette Drive. Complainant called back stating it was the neighbor.
Police Blotter - Aug. 26
August 26, 2016 - 10:28am
August 24, 2016
Baxter police:  SUSPICIOUS—Report at 9:14 p.m. Tuesday of a male who was naked outside his vehicle on Oakdale Road and Knotty Pine Drive. Officers were unable to locate the subject.
Police Blotter - Aug. 25
August 24, 2016 - 10:50pm
Existing home sales declined 3.2 percent to an annual rate of 5.39 million units last month, the NAR said. It blamed the drop in sales on the dearth of properties on the market, which lifted the median house price 5.3 percent from a year ago. BrainerdDispatch.com Illustration
Existing home sales decline, prices still strong
August 24, 2016 - 2:48pm
The Watkins, Minnesota home where Alayna Jeanne Ertl was last seen early Saturday morning, Aug. 20, is pictured Monday monring, Aug. 22. Ertl's body was found late Saturday afternoon in a swampy area in Wilderness Park Estates in rural Motley in Cass County. Briana Sanchez / Forum News Service
Charges filed in death of 5-year-old Watkins girl
August 24, 2016 - 10:09am
August 23, 2016
Police Blotter - Aug. 24
August 23, 2016 - 10:25pm
August 22, 2016
Brainerd police:  SUSPICIOUS—Report at 2:59 a.m. Monday of a suspicious subject on Norwood Street and 15th Street. Officer was unable to locate anyone.
Police Blotter - Aug. 23
August 22, 2016 - 10:23pm
43-year-old Elton James Curtis of Fargo, N.D. was sentenced Monday to almost 20 years in prison in Cass County District Court for a criminal sexual conduct offense that happened in 2007.
Man gets nearly 20 years in prison in sexual conduct case
August 22, 2016 - 10:04pm
(L to R) Hunter Lee Stanton, 19, Deionte Jaewon Parker, 19, Tyler Lee Tipton, 20, appeared Friday in Crow Wing County District Court. The men were charged with two felonies of fifth-degree sale of a marijuana mix and conspiracy of fifth-degree sale marijuana mixture.
3 men face charges for allegedly selling drugs
August 22, 2016 - 9:39pm
Man with Adderall and loaded weapon faces charges
August 22, 2016 - 5:59pm
Five-year-old Alayna Ertl.
Autopsy shows homicidal violence cause of Watkins girl's death
August 22, 2016 - 3:20pm
An entrance to Wilderness Park Estates leads into the area that Alayna Ertl was found Saturday in the southern portion of the residential park, located about 3 miles east of Leader in Cass County. (Kelly Humphrey, Forum News Service)
Murder, kidnapping charges await man accused of killing 5-year-old in Cass County
August 22, 2016 - 8:16am
August 21, 2016
Joining Zachary Michle Bennet, Cody Allyn Demo, Anngena Kay Renee English, Jonathon Avery King and Gerrey Wayne Stevenson on the Morrison County's Most Wanted list for the month of August are Christian Carl Dahn, Charles Anthony Dreiling, Robert Leanord Pace, Elizabeth Kay Solberg and Stefan Scott Tucker.
Morrison County Most Wanted: August 2016
August 21, 2016 - 10:51pm
August 20, 2016
The Crow Wing County Sheriff's Office executed two search warrants in July at the home and office of Susan Lynne Gerber, 39, to seize financial records and computers believed to be used in the perpetration of crimes. Gerber is the owner of Honorable Guardian Services, located at 31055 Front St., Pequot Lakes.
Woman financially exploited vulnerable adults, county finds
August 20, 2016 - 11:02pm
August 19, 2016
Skylor James Swenson
Accused hit-and-run driver appears in court
August 19, 2016 - 8:13pm