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December 7, 2015
Sheriff Dahl reminds residents about ice safety
Crow Wing County Sheriff Todd Dahl is reminding residents of Crow Wing County and people visiting the area to be cautious when around area lakes and waterways. With the unseasonably warm temperatures, and the long range forecasted weather, all ice should be considered unsafe, Dahl...
December 7, 2015 - 5:49pm
June 16, 2015
Sheriff's Corner: Protecting homes and valuables
In past articles, we have discussed crime prevention and tips and ideas to help safeguard your homes and valuables. We especially talk about these topics in the fall of the year as many folks are preparing to leave their properties for the winter. While this is timely information...
June 16, 2015 - 5:23pm
December 14, 2014
Firefighters respond to personal injury crashes
A driver and a pedestrian in separate incidents were injured Sunday, the Brainerd Fire Department reported. Firefighters were first called at 12:57 p.m. to a two-vehicle crash on Carlson Lake Road and Pine Beach Road. Firefighters were called to extricate the woman driver, who was...
December 14, 2014 - 8:54pm
December 3, 2014
Police Blotter - Dec. 4
Little Falls police DISPUTE - A report at 7:54 p.m. Tuesday of a dispute on Seventh Avenue Southwest. The complainant said she was having relationship issues with her husband and he was trying to tell her what to do. The husband said he wanted to go to bed and wanted his wife to...
December 3, 2014 - 9:30pm
November 25, 2014
Police Blotter - Nov. 25
Brainerd police SUSPICIOUS - A report at 12:58 p.m. Friday of possible drug activity inside a vehicle on the 3300 block of Oak Street. Officers located vehicle and found occupants to be filling out paperwork. A report at 1:53 a.m. Monday of suspicious activity in Oak Street...
November 25, 2014 - 11:24am
November 16, 2014
Police Blotter - Nov. 17
Baxter police DISTURBANCE - A report at 1:39 p.m. Friday of a disturbance on the 12000 block of Knollwood Drive. Little Falls police THEFT - A report Sunday of a theft on the 900 block of Fourth Avenue Northeast. A report at 12:52 a.m. Saturday of a theft of a vehicle on the...
November 16, 2014 - 8:07pm
November 14, 2014
Police Blotter - Nov. 16
Brainerd police DISTURBANCE - A report at 6:37 p.m. Thursday of a verbal dispute on the 1200 block of Quince Street. A subject agreed to leave for the night. A report at 5:55 p.m. Thursday of a male and female arguing on the 700 block of 13th Street Southeast. Officers advised them...
November 14, 2014 - 8:39pm
Police Blotter - Nov. 14
Crow Wing sheriff OTHER - A report at 2:56 p.m. Wednesday of complainant seeing a plane nose diving towards the woods on Business Highway 371. Deputies arrived and found no signs of a plane crash. ARREST - A 35-year-old man was arrested at 5:49 p.m. Wednesday during a traffic...
November 14, 2014 - 10:58am
November 12, 2014
Police Blotter - Nov. 13
Brainerd police DISTURBANCE - A report at 11:50 p.m. Wednesday of needing officer assistance in escorting a subject on Sixth Street in Ironton to detox. A report at 7:13 p.m. Tuesday of needing officers' assistance in calming a subject down in the emergency room at Essentia Health-St....
November 12, 2014 - 5:53pm
Police Blotter - Nov. 12
Crosby police DISTURBANCE - A report Saturday of a disturbance involving a juvenile male on Sixth Avenue Northeast. Officer met with male and parents. A report Thursday of a domestic disturbance between family members on East Main Street. A report Thursday of a disturbance...
November 12, 2014 - 9:55am
November 11, 2014
Police Blotter - Nov. 12
Crosby police DISTURBANCE - A report Saturday of a disturbance involving a juvenile male on Sixth Avenue Northeast. Officer met with male and parents. A report Thursday of a domestic disturbance between family members on East Main Street. A report Thursday of a disturbance involving...
November 11, 2014 - 8:51pm
Police Blotter - Nov. 11
Brainerd police SUSPICIOUS - A report at 3:32 a.m. Monday of an unknown male at complainant's door on the 1200 block of Ninth Avenue Northeast. Prior to officer's arrival, the male had left the area. A report at 3:41 a.m. Sunday of an unknown male in a garage on the 1700 block...
November 11, 2014 - 11:07am
November 7, 2014
Police Blotter - Nov. 9
Baxter police SUSPICIOUS - A report at 6:53 p.m. Thursday of someone trying to steal food from a vehicle going through the drive-thru at Taco Bell, 14175 Edgewood Dr. A report at 1:28 p.m. Thursday of a male on the north side of Forestview Middle School, 12149 Knollwood Dr. Officer...
November 7, 2014 - 6:26pm
November 6, 2014
Police Blotter - Nov. 7
Brainerd police ARREST - A 52-year-old woman was arrested at 1:08 a.m. Thursday for third-degree driving while intoxicated (DWI) during a traffic stop on Charles Street and Fifth Street Northwest. DISTURBANCE - A report at 5:08 p.m. Wednesday of subject causing a disturbance at...
November 6, 2014 - 6:44pm
Police Blotter - Nov. 6
Brainerd police BEAR - A report Tuesday of a large bear in a yard on the 800 block of Laurel Street. Bear was gone prior to officers arrival. SUSPICIOUS - A report at 8:04 p.m. Tuesday of females walking down the street with their pants down on Willow Street and Ninth Street....
November 6, 2014 - 9:14am