Once again… everyone in the county is talking about the Pine County Sheriff’s Report. Our Jesse Logan and Sheriff Robin Cole talked at length today about the Sheriff’s Office and the staffing challenges in Pine County.
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Mike Gainor is the editor of the Pine City Pioneer. He was back on with our Jesse Logan to preview the latest edition of the paper and discuss local stories. [Audio clip: view full post to listen]
WDIO reports that police arrested a Cloquet man Tuesday night after his wife said he fired two shots during a domestic disturbance. The report states that officers arrested the man without incident. The 64-year-old man, who’s name was not given, was taken to the Carlton County Law Enforcement Center and is expected to face charges. [...]
A referendum on wolf hunting will be placed on the November 2014 ballot, but the outcome of the vote could be meaningless. On Wednesday, the Associated Press reports that the Board of State Canvassers in Michigan certified the signatures collected by Keep Michigan Wolves Protected to place the referendum on the ballot. The group had [...]
The Pine County Board meeting on Tuesday this week generated much interest. The report with Administrator David Minke and Commissioner Steve Hallan covers the latest on highway contracts in the county, the search to replace Dean Dronen, developments in the county due to the end of the legislative session and also information on the staffing levels of the Pine County Sheriff’s Office.
On Tuesday night, the Grantsburg Pirates girls softball team got another step closer to returning to State. The Pirates provided a thrilling 8-4 victory over the Frederic/Luck Vikings in Grantsburg. The Pirates won on the final swing of the bat, with a grand slam.
A woman convicted of killing her dog is sentenced in Washburn County. WQOW reports that Nicole Decoteau was convicted of kicking her small dog in the head, then failing to seek medical help for it. Investigators say she told them she had an argument with her boyfriend, and took it out on the dog. They [...]