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Lundquist Charged

 

A Grand Rapids man is in custody was formally charged with felony murder in the 2nd degree today.  Thirty-two year old Benjamin D. Lundquist appeared in court and was formally charged with felony murder […]

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Grand Rapids Man to be Charged with Homicide

 

A Grand Rapids man is in custody today, expected to be charged with 2nd degree intentional homicide.  According to the Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, Hibbing Police Officers were checking on an individual who lived […]

By |January 18th, 2017|Blog, News|Comments Off on Grand Rapids Man to be Charged with Homicide|

Itasca County Commissioners Served

Itasca County Attorney, Jack Muhar, is appealing the County commissioner’s decision to set his salary increase at a 2% raise.
According to the notice of appeal, Muhar said the salary and budget was […]

By |December 30th, 2016|Blog, News|Comments Off on Itasca County Commissioners Served|

Facebook Threat to Grand Rapids Police

PRESS RELEASE- Itasca County Sheriff/Grand Rapids Police Department

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Lamke Broadcasting to Operate KBAJ 105.5-FM

It is with great excitement that Lamke Broadcasting- KOZY/KMFY Radio announces that effective January 1st, we will have entered into a local marketing agreement with Red Rock Radio to operate KBAJ 105.5 from our […]

By |December 8th, 2016|Blog, News|Comments Off on Lamke Broadcasting to Operate KBAJ 105.5-FM|

Deer River Woman Sentenced

A Deer River woman pleaded guilty Tuesday to six felony counts and two gross misdemeanor counts of theft. 57 year old Rinda Etter is charged with billing her landlord for work not completed […]

By |December 1st, 2016|Blog, News|Comments Off on Deer River Woman Sentenced|

Law Report 11-16-16

From the Grand Rapids police department,
Windows were broken in three Grand Rapids businesses over the weekend. Someone threw a rock at the US Bank and Lakes Area Credit Union windows and a […]

By |November 16th, 2016|Blog, News|Comments Off on Law Report 11-16-16|

2016 Election Results

Local Election Results

Itasca County Commissioner for District 2, Rusty Eichorn, lost his reelection bid Tuesday to challenger Burl Ives. Ives received 3092 votes to Eichorn’s 1978, giving Ives 60.8% of the vote.

The School […]

By |November 9th, 2016|Blog, News|Comments Off on 2016 Election Results|

Grand Rapids Robberies

A number of Grand Rapids businesses were robbed last
Sunday night or early Monday.

The Lakeview Salon on Highway 2- which is attached to MN Direct Properties was entered late Sunday.
Someone […]

By |November 1st, 2016|Blog, News|Comments Off on Grand Rapids Robberies|

Law Report 10-31-2016

A home on Henderson Road in Cohasset was reported broken in to last Wednesday. Taken was a 42 inch LG LED flat screen tv. It’s valued at $500.

Someone woke up with a […]

By |October 31st, 2016|Blog, News|Comments Off on Law Report 10-31-2016|

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A perfect 5-for-5 on Gas and Go qualifiers and call-ins on Monday. More names to draw this week for Friday's $1,000 M&H gas card drawing! ... See MoreSee Less

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Fri, 7/21 - two warnings from the National Weather Service & Weather Eye Weather Center:

* Severe Thunderstorm Warning for...
Southeastern Itasca County in north central Minnesota...
Northeastern Aitkin County in east central Minnesota...
Southwestern St. Louis County in northeastern Minnesota...
Central Carlton County in northeastern Minnesota...

* Until 800 PM CDT

And:

* Flash Flood Warning for...
Southeastern Itasca County in north central Minnesota...

* Until 945 PM CDT

* At 647 PM CDT, trained weather spotters reported thunderstorms
producing heavy rain across the warned area. Roads in the Grand
Rapids area were flooding.

* Some locations that will experience flooding include...
Grand Rapids, Cohasset, Coleraine, Swan River, Warba, Pokegama Dam,
Gunn, Blackberry, La Prairie, Hart Lake, Goodland, Split Hand Lake,
and Siseebakwet Lake.

More storms are moving in and additional rainfall amounts of 1 to 2
inches are possible in a short time in the warned area.

PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS...

Turn around, don`t drown when encountering flooded roads. Most flood
deaths occur in vehicles.
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Congratulations to Jeff Skelly, the latest winner of a $50 M&H gas card in the Gas and Go Giveaway. Next Friday is our $1,000 gas card drawing! ... See MoreSee Less

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Due to a power outage, J105 the Thunder is temporarily off air. We will have it back on the air as soon as possible! Sorry about the inconvenience, however you can still Rock out, listen to our J105 stream which is still available at www.j105radio.com ... See MoreSee Less

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