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July 9, 2019
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Opioid overdose deaths in Minnesota fell in 2018, breaking a years-long trend
July 9, 2019 - 11:27am
June 17, 2019
Olyanna S. Spychalla
MN to WI traffic chase ends in theft and drug charges for Hastings couple
June 17, 2019 - 3:51pm
March 4, 2019
Patrick D. Sullivan
Bay City man charged after drug raid
March 4, 2019 - 6:00pm
February 22, 2019
54 children were required to leave their home this year and spend time with a relative or a foster parent. During this time of displacement, parents are typically not allowed contact with the child. Ron Schmidt said because of the metropolitan area being so close, they have access to many relatives who are willing to take children into their homes. Submitted graph
Meth in the mix with child welfare case overload
February 22, 2019 - 8:00am
October 10, 2018
This dog was one of several found at a Pierce County property where a suspected dog- and cock-fighting operation was discovered in September. Photo courtesy of ASPCA
Care for animals from cock- and dog- fighting operation estimated at $500,000
October 10, 2018 - 7:00am
September 7, 2018
Senyen Vang
Complaint: Woman connected to animal-fighting operation tried sneaking out pounds of meth
September 7, 2018 - 4:03pm
March 12, 2018
Benjamin Schmidt tells his story of overcoming substance abuse in "Six Years Lost." Schmidt will speak about the book at a community event March 29 at the Red Wing Public Library. Samantha Bengs / RiverTown Multimedia
Six years lost: Book gives glance into life of drugs, recovery
March 12, 2018 - 10:42am
March 10, 2018
Scott Rietmann, Gary Gilbertson and Heidi Rietmann. Courtesy Goodhue County Sheriff's Office
Drug arrests near Colvill Park
March 10, 2018 - 7:49am
February 16, 2018
2018 story: Search warrant leads to drug-related arrests
February 16, 2018 - 4:05pm
January 31, 2018
Jonathan Brian Peters intake photo. Courtesy of Goodhue County Sheriff's Office
Impaired man finds way into Cannon Falls family home
January 31, 2018 - 7:57am
March 14, 2017
Minnesota roundup: Woman sentenced for drugs found in bra; U of M Medical School's research ranking slips
March 14, 2017 - 1:00pm
March 7, 2017
488 pounds of meth seized in Minn. last year
March 7, 2017 - 7:00pm
Two men charged with smuggling cigarettes over MN-WI border
March 7, 2017 - 3:15pm
February 14, 2017
Minnesota Attorney General Lori Swanson shows a printout of a website, www.doseofreality.mn.gov,  that launched Monday, Feb. 13, 2017, to show how to battle opioid abuse.  Don Davis / Forum News Serviceplay button
Minnesota offers website as centerpiece in effort to warn about opioid dangers
February 14, 2017 - 8:55am
November 2, 2016
Travis Richard Summerlet
Central Minnesota man charged with pressuring 11-year-old boy to smoke meth
November 2, 2016 - 3:00pm
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