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April 21, 2017
Three sentenced in largest ever heroin seizure in northern Minnesota
April 21, 2017 - 5:05pm
Alexandria man convicted of felony, sentenced after drugs seized at residence
April 21, 2017 - 7:42am
April 19, 2017
U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson of the 7th Congressional district in Minnesota. Forum News Service file photo
Rep. Peterson to host opioid crisis forum
April 19, 2017 - 5:02pm
March 6, 2017
Record 488 pounds of meth seized in Minn. last year, double amount in 2015
March 6, 2017 - 4:54pm
February 3, 2017
Amy Hoffman
After a life of drugs, alcohol and gambling, God's word is now the focus
February 3, 2017 - 10:00am
November 30, 2016
Timothy Brockopp
Update: Alexandria man charged after meth search
November 30, 2016 - 10:22am
June 10, 2016
(Contributed)
Drug overdose deaths spike 11 percent in 2015
June 10, 2016 - 12:00am
March 17, 2016
Beltrami County Sheriff Phil Hodapp speaks at the press conference held by the Minnesota Department of Public Safety on Wednesday at the Bemidji Law Enforcement Center. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer)
Heroin overdoses on the rise across the region
March 17, 2016 - 7:56am
March 4, 2016
Meth seizure near Mapleton is biggest in Highway Patrol history
March 4, 2016 - 9:48am
December 23, 2015
LETTER: Meth has no place or benefit in world
December 23, 2015 - 12:00am
December 18, 2015
COMMENTARY: Opposed to sentencing reform for worst drug offenders
December 18, 2015 - 12:00am
October 30, 2015
COMMENTARY: Three steps to increase access to affordable prescription drugs
October 30, 2015 - 12:00am
August 19, 2015
Four people were questioned after a drug bust at 206 Cowdry Heights NW, just west of Alexandria, on August 14. The investigation continues.
Photo by Amy Chaffins, Echo Press.
Investigation continues after Friday's drug bust
August 19, 2015 - 12:00am
August 17, 2015
The drug bust happened at 206 Cowdry Heights NW, just west of Alexandria. The Douglas County SWAT team executed the search warrant and turned up manufactured marijuana, methamphetamine and drug paraphernalia in the bust. (Amy Chaffins | Echo Press)
UPDATE: Four people questioned after drug bust Friday
August 17, 2015 - 9:25am
July 23, 2015
Drug bust turns up meth, shotgun in Alexandria Wednesday
July 23, 2015 - 10:48am
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