law enforcement

by  Paul Rignell Contributing Writer Police responded to a business on Holt Street where an Elk River man, 47, called at 4:21 p.m. Oct. 12 to say he owned a permit to carry and that he might have lost a handgun from its holster while shopping. An officer helped the man retrace his steps at [...]

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The Sherburne County Sheriff’s Office was called yesterday at 5:18 p.m. to a farming accident at 8523 State St, Clear Lake. According to Sheriff Joel Brott, deputier arrived to discover Brad Braun, 61, of Clear Lake, was pinned underneath a tractor that he had been operating on the family farm.  Brad Braun was deceased at the [...]

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by Jim Boyle Editor Elk River Police continue to see motorists violate traffic laws at the Jackson Avenue and Highway 10 railroad crossing. Officers issued three citations for going on a red light at the problematic crossing on the afternoon of Sept. 7. A 61-year-old Elk River woman was cited for driving through a red [...]

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by Jim Boyle Editor A Santiago couple escaped a burning house on Aug. 25 but not before one of them suffered severe burns, according to Sherburne County Sheriff Joel Brott. Sherburne County Sheriff’s deputies were called at 3:31 p.m. to the home at 16098 57th St. SE. in Santiago Township. They arrived to find the [...]

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by Jim Boyle Editor A 28-year-old Columbus man was apprehended after leading police on a chase. The motorist was a suspect in a gas drive-off that was reported at 7:11 a.m. Aug. 2 at the SuperAmerica on 193rd Avenue in Elk River, according to Elk River Police Capt. Bob Kluntz. An officer located the suspect [...]

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• Gable extradited from Chicago to be arraigned in Sherburne County Tenth District Court by Jim Boyle Editor Anthony Marterell Gable, the suspect in the Oct. 22, 2013, armed robbery of an Elk River T-Mobile store, has been extradited from Chicago to Elk River and made his first court appearance April 11. According to a [...]

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