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July 22, 2010
Police believe Cottage Grove teen left town with sex offender
COTTAGE GROVE, Minn. - Angela M. Tschida, the 14-year-old Cottage Grove girl who police think left town with a 36-year-old sex offender, gave friends no indication she was troubled or planning to run, said friend Cole Bertram. "She seemed normal," Bertram said. "She seemed happy." Bertram...
July 22, 2010 - 2:17pm
April 15, 2010
Red River search for possible jumper resumes
Delano Gaking's grandmother stood on the Kennedy Bridge on Wednesday afternoon watching boat crews on the Red River drag hooks along an abutment below her. She looked on from roughly the same spot where a passing motorist saw her 19-year-old grandson outside the railing early Tu...
April 15, 2010 - 10:53am
April 12, 2010
Authorities searching for missing man near Redwood Falls
REDWOOD FALLS, Minn. -- Redwood County law enforcement is searching for a man reported missing Sunday evening near Redwood Falls. According to Sheriff Randy Hanson, the sheriff's office received a missing person's report about 10 p.m. Sunday regarding Andrew McNamara, 22, of Bird...
April 12, 2010 - 4:37pm
March 25, 2010
Police looking for missing Fergus Falls man
FERGUS FALLS, Minn. - Police are asking for the public's help in locating a missing Fergus Falls man. Anthony "Tony" Kjaglien was reported missing...
March 25, 2010 - 12:19pm
March 22, 2010
Eagle Bend man missing after snowmobile goes through thin ice
An Eagle Bend, Minn., man is missing and presumed drowned after his snowmobile went through thin ice early Sunday night on the Ontario side of Lake of the Woods. According to a news release from the Ontario Provincial Police detachment in Kenora, Ont., Fred Bisel, 68, and another...
March 22, 2010 - 3:20pm
March 10, 2010
Missing Wadena man found in swamp
WADENA, Minn. - A 76-year-old man missing since Monday morning was found safe Wednesday afternoon in a swampy area northeast of here. Wadena Police Chief Bruce Uselman said David Delano Paulson hadn't been seen since he left home at 10:40 a.m. Monday.
March 10, 2010 - 3:45pm
Wadena man missing, needs diabetes medication
WADENA, Minn. - A 76-year-old man in need of diabetes medication went missing here Monday morning, authorities say. Wadena Police Sergeant/Investigator...
March 10, 2010 - 10:44am
March 4, 2010
Reward increased to $20,000 for missing Staples man
The reward in the ongoing search for an 82-year-old Staples, Minn., man has been raised in hopes new tips will be received regarding his whereabouts. According...
March 4, 2010 - 12:18pm
January 15, 2010
Body recovered near Vail was Grand Marais snowboarder missing for week
The worst fears have come true for family and friends of missing snowboarder Jasper "Jazz"' McGrath, as Eagle County, Colo., authorities confirmed Thursday afternoon they were recovering a body off the mountain at Blue Sky Basin ski area near Vail. McGrath, 19, of Grand Marais, Minn.,...
January 15, 2010 - 11:46am
November 30, 2009
Report of missing boy triggers search, happy ending
A search near Garfield for a missing 5-year-old boy had a happy ending Sunday. The Douglas County Sheriff's Office received a call from Luwanna Olson on Sunday afternoon that her grandson had disappeared from his house on Loken Lane, southwest of Garfield. The family dog was also...
November 30, 2009 - 9:46am
November 18, 2009
Missing 16-year-old Dilworth girl found safe at Walmart
A 16-year-old Dilworth girl who had been missing since Monday afternoon was located Tuesday night at a Walmart in Detroit Lakes. Justine Opatril telephoned someone who kept her on the phone long enough for Becker County authorities to arrive at the store and find her, said Clay County...
November 18, 2009 - 10:06am
November 17, 2009
Search fruitless so far for missing pilot
GRAND FORKS -- The Minnesota Civil Air Patrol search for former Hallock, Minn., man Andrew Lindberg continued full-bore again for the third day Monday, but there's still no trace of the missing pilot, a patrol spokesman said. "We had 10 aircraft up today, including one from the North...
November 17, 2009 - 3:40pm
Clay County sheriff seeks help in finding missing 16-year-old girl
DILWORTH - Authorities in Clay County will be asking for assistance in finding a 16-year-old rural Dilworth girl who has been missing for a day. Clay County Sheriff Bill Berquist said he's planning to hold a news conference at 3:30 p.m. today in rural Dilworth, outside the home of...
November 17, 2009 - 3:29pm
October 13, 2009
Benefit planned for missing Staples man
Peter Achermann, a former Osakis farmer who now lives in Leader and is a Central Lakes College (Brainerd Community College) alumnus, mysteriously...
October 13, 2009 - 9:25am
July 30, 2009
Search continues for missing Staples man, effort scaled back with no new clues
STAPLES - As the search for a missing 82-year-old Staples man in Cass County enters its sixth day, authorities are still searching but have scaled...
July 30, 2009 - 3:12pm