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November 29, 2010
Jasper woman charged in drug bust
PIPESTONE -- Pipestone deputies serving a warrant on a dishonored check case ended up with more than they planned for when they discovered the woman they were looking for was in possession of methamphetamine. The complaint states Patti Rae Haraldson, 44, of Jasper, is scheduled to...
news / crime / police
November 29, 2010 - 7:45pm
July 21, 2010
Slayton woman charged with felony drug possession
SLAYTON -- A Slayton woman is facing three felony drug possession charges after authorities received information from a concerned citizen. Anne Marie Reese, 42, was charged with three counts of fifth-degree controlled substance possession and one count of drug paraphernalia possession...
news / crime
July 21, 2010 - 9:06pm
July 8, 2010
Walls come tumbling down
WORTHINGTON -- More than one passerby stopped on the sidewalk to watch in fascination as two big backhoes made short work of demolishing a decades old building Thursday morning. The building on the corner of 10th Street and Fifth Avenue came down without much of a fuss, though there...
July 8, 2010 - 9:00pm
May 25, 2010
Appellate court overturns drug charge dismissal
WORTHINGTON -- An appellate court opinion filed Tuesday reversed a decision made by the district court to dismiss charges against a man allegedly caught in possession of illegal substances. Jose Isabel Rodriguez, 42, of Worthington was charged in August 2009 with first- and second-degree...
May 25, 2010 - 9:01pm
March 3, 2010
Meth charge filed in Steen drug bust
LUVERNE -- A charge of third-degree possession of a controlled substance was filed Monday against Steen resident Durant Blaine Kruger. Kruger, 48, also has pending methamphetamine charges in Pennington County, S.D., the complaint states, and has a prior controlled substance conviction...
March 3, 2010 - 12:00am
February 12, 2010
Task Force looking for drug crime fugitive
WORTHINGTON -- The Buffalo Ridge Drug Task Force (BRDTF) is asking for the public's help in rounding up a drug crime fugitive. According to task force commander Troy Appel, a warrant for the arrest of Sevannary "Seven" Saysirisanh, 32, has been issued on charges of second-degree...
news / crime
February 12, 2010 - 12:00am
October 8, 2009
Drug arrest made
SLAYTON -- An alleged drug dealer from Hanley Falls learned the hard way to turn off his cell phone when being pulled over by law enforcement. During a traffic stop, a state trooper confiscated a cell phone that received several text messages inquiring about marijuana purchases during...
October 8, 2009 - 12:00am
August 13, 2008
Editorial: An attorney's important message
Susan Gaertner, who was first elected Ramsey County Attorney in 1994 and subsequently re-elected three times since, has an important message to share: Make sure you talk to your kids about drugs. Gaertner, who spoke Tuesday before Worthington's Noon Kiwanis group, has made fighting...
August 13, 2008 - 12:00am
May 21, 2008
Windom couple charged with dealing drugs
WINDOM -- A Windom couple was arrested last week after authorities removed more than one-third of a pound of cocaine from their home. The complaint states Gilberto Adame Ibarra, 29, and Rufina Alejandra Rodriguez Vargas, 30, both of Windom, are charged with first-degree sale of drugs...
news / crime
May 21, 2008 - 12:00am
April 30, 2008
Schwarz enters last-minute guilty plea
SLAYTON -- A Slayton man has avoided a two-day trial on drug charges by entering into a plea agreement with the state. Travis Schwarz, 22, whose trial was to begin this week, will serve less than a year in a local jail for his part in a marijuana grow operation discovered last f...
news / crime
April 30, 2008 - 12:00am