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Six-year-old special education student was the alleged victim North Branch Area Public Schools is facing a $500,000 lawsuit lodged by the lawyers of a woman who says her then-6-year-old son was sexually assaulted by a middle school student on a district school bus in April of last year. According to the lawsuit: On April 10, [...]
When Riverwood Centers closed last month, reams of patient records were left at its locations in Chisago, Isanti and Pine counties. The nonprofit – which provided crisis, psychological assessment and therapies, medication management, community-based mental health rehabilitation services for children and adults, anger management and offender treatment programs, individual, family and group therapy, and emergency [...]
A 25-year-old Lake Elmo, Minn., woman has been accused of illegally possessing a firearm and prescription pills while attempting to use another’s identity during an early morning traffic stop in Wyoming. Kamy Gwen Dexter was arrested at 2:33 a.m. Thursday, March 27, and subsequently charged with being an ineligible person in possession of a pistol [...]
The Chisago County Sheriff’s Office has launched an investigation into an alleged theft of up to $120,000 from the snowmobile club that runs the annual Hay Days event near Almelund. The complaint was reported just after 8 a.m. Thursday, April 3, at 38740 Oriole Ave. in Sunrise Township, the grounds of the Sno Barons Snowmobile [...]