Tag: aitkin county sheriff

One dead, man arrested on Big Sandy Lake

On Friday June 11 at approximately 11:40 p.m. Aitkin County Dispatch received a 911 call reporting a man overboard on Big Sandy Lake near Hillcrest Resort.  McGregor Fire Department and Aitkin County deputies responded with boats.  Deputies launched onto Big Sandy Lake and made contact with a group of men on a Misty Harbor pontoon boat.  The…
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June 14, 2021 0

Aitkin PD, Aitkin County Sheriff’s, State Patrol drug bust in Aitkin

Picture courtesy of the Aitkin PD Facebook page


May 7, 2021 0

Aitkin County Sheriff Dan Guida monthly update

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (5/3/21) (Aitkin, MN) — Aitkin County Sheriff Dan Guida was back for his monthly update with Line 3 construction in a holding pattern and law enforcement concerns after the fallout from the Derek Chauvin Trial and Brooklyn Center unrest. Sheriff Guida noted the latest arrests from protestors interfering with the Line…
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May 3, 2021 0

Aitkin County woman deceased

Press Release from Aitkin County Sheriff’s Office On March 30, 2021, at approximately 11:00 a.m., Aitkin County Sheriff’s Office responded to a vehicle in the ditch in Beaver Township.  The driver of the vehicle, Karen I. Maki, 64, refused medical treatment from the McGregor Ambulance staff.  Maki exhibited signs of intoxication and emitted the odor…
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April 18, 2021 0
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Aitkin County Board of Commissioners meeting from April 13th

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (4/15/21) (Aitkin, MN) — The Aitkin County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday took into consideration numerous resolutions from their Departments leaders from the Aitkin County Government Center Board Room. The Board did approve the Consent Agenda including Search & Rescue donations from Haugen, Libby, and Pliny Townships, a K-9 donation from…
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April 15, 2021 0

Aitkin County Sheriff Dan Guida monthly update

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (3/30/21) (Aitkin, MN) — Aitkin County Sheriff Dan Guida spoke about Pipeline protests, Spring road restrictions and flooding and much more during our monthly chat late last week. Sheriff Guida first spoke on tough roads with the Spring Road Restrictions in northern Aitkin County. Enbridge’s Line 3 pipeline protests continue even…
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March 30, 2021 0

Aitkin County Sheriff Dan Guida monthly update on Pipeline portest, seasonal concerns

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (3/2/21) (Aitkin, MN) — Aitkin County Sheriff Dan Guida’s monthly conversation this month focused on activity at the various demonstration sites along the Enbridge Line 3 Pipeline replacement within his jurisdiction while touching on seasonal messages and scams. Sheriff Guida says that as the weather continues to improve toward Spring, that…
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March 2, 2021 0

Protestor arrested for blocking Aitkin County road

Press Release from Aitkin County Sheriff’s Office: On February 24, 2021, at 0555 hours, the Aitkin County Sheriff’s Office responded to protest activity blocking the Hedbom Forest Road.  Numerous people were blocking the road and a device had been erected in the center of the road.  The device was constructed of two logs around 35′…
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February 25, 2021 0

Substitute teacher arrested for providing alcohol to minor

Press Release from Aitkin County Sheriff’s Office: On February 22, 2021, the Aitkin County Sheriff’s Office investigated a report of an Aitkin High School substitute teacher having provided a juvenile with alcohol.  The investigation revealed that the substitute teacher had befriended a student and had, on multiple occasions, provided that student with alcohol. On February…
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February 25, 2021 0

Snowmobidle incident leads to arrests in Aitkin County

On the afternoon of Saturday January 6, 2021, a group of friends were snowmobiling together in Workman Township.  Members of the group had been drinking and, according to witnesses, some were notably impaired.  While on Grouse Street one of the group, Kevin Mullins of East Bethel MN, lost control of his snowmobile on the ice-packed…
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February 8, 2021 0