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October 17, 2016
Drug agents confiscate 2 ½ pounds of pot, arrest man
LITTLE FALLS—A 38-year-old Little Falls man was arrested Wednesday for drug possession following a search warrant at a residence on the 1000 block of 10th Street Southwest in Little Falls.
October 17, 2016 - 8:54am
October 12, 2016
More arrests for pot in U.S. than violent crimes: rights groups
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. police make over 1.25 million arrests a year for drug possession, more than twice the number for violent crimes,...
October 12, 2016 - 3:08pm
August 31, 2016
Drug investigators find a pound of marijuana
A search warrant executed by the Lakes Area Drug Investigative Division Monday resulted in the arrest of two Brainerd residents. Charged with...
August 31, 2016 - 9:21pm
July 4, 2016
Californians seek pot of gold in marijuana legalization
SACRAMENTO, Calif. - There is no guarantee California will vote to legalize recreational marijuana in November, but political operative and father...
July 4, 2016 - 9:45pm
June 5, 2016
AAA: Fatal road crashes involving marijuana double after state legalizes drug
Fatal crashes involving drivers who recently used marijuana doubled in Washington after the state legalized the drug, according to the latest...
June 5, 2016 - 9:11pm
September 22, 2015
Pillager man arrested when authorities locate several marijuana plants
PILLAGER - A 56-year-old Pillager man, Frank Darnell, was arrested Saturday when authorities executed a search warrant at a residence in May...
September 22, 2015 - 9:41am
August 13, 2015
Reader Opinion: Legalize it
It is legal to kill an unborn child - it is called abortion. It is legal for same sex couples to flaunt their relationship and they call that marriage (disgraceful). Someone should look up the meaning of marriage. It is legal to use marijuana - it is called medicine. So, why not legalize...
August 13, 2015 - 11:07pm
March 24, 2015
Marijuana smell leads to drug bust
DULUTH - A strong odor emanating from a home in led to the disruption of a $100,000 marijuana operation in northeast Minnesota on Thursday. Charges are pending against a father and son, ages 57 and 26, who were arrested after a search-and-seizure by police and other agencies at...
March 24, 2015 - 10:32am
October 9, 2014
Prosecutors want Viking's Peterson arrested on alleged bond violation
(Reuters) - Suspended Minnesota Vikings star Adrian Peterson faced new legal trouble on Thursday after Texas prosecutors in his child abuse case asked a court to order his arrest on a possible drug-related bond violation. Peterson, 29, who has been accused of injuring his 4-year-old...
October 9, 2014 - 7:32pm
October 7, 2014
Drug agents seize large amount of marijuana
The Central Minnesota Violent Offender Task Force Monday conducted two search warrants at residences in Benton and Morrison counties and located a large amount of marijuana and items of evidence associated with a marijuana growing operation. The search warrant was based on information...
October 7, 2014 - 7:42pm
September 4, 2014
11 pounds of marijuana, handguns found in vehicle, police say
BEMIDJI - A Michigan man faces charges after 11 pounds of marijuana and three loaded handguns were seized Friday during a traffic stop, authorities said. Richard Jay Barbour, 62, of Spring Lake, Mich., appeared Tuesday in Beltrami County Court. He is charged with fifth-degree possession...
September 4, 2014 - 11:48am
August 1, 2014
$500,000 bail set for father in 14-month-old child’s suffocation death
DULUTH - Bail was set at $500,000 Thursday in District Court in Duluth for a man accused of killing his 14-month-old daughter by suffocation. Christopher Peterson, 29, allegedly suffocated the girl in an attempt to get her to stop crying at bedtime so he could smoke marijuana,...
August 1, 2014 - 9:25am
July 7, 2014
New York governor signs medical marijuana bill into law
ALBANY, NY, (Reuters) - Governor Andrew Cuomo said on Monday he had signed legislation making New York the 23rd state to allow medical marijuana, calling his approach, which forbids smoking of the drug and includes strict limits, the "smartest" any state had taken so far. Under...
July 7, 2014 - 3:15pm
Washington goes to pot? D.C. may vote on legal marijuana
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Supporters of legal marijuana in Washington on Monday delivered more than double the signatures needed to put the issue...
July 7, 2014 - 1:30pm
Washington state to issue retail pot licenses on Monday
SEATTLE (Reuters) - Washington state takes the final step in legalizing recreational marijuana use on Monday when officials begin to issue retail licenses to stores that could begin selling cannabis 24 hours later. State regulators have accepted 334 marijuana retail applications....
July 7, 2014 - 8:31am