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Cops Are Using Facebook to Target Line 3 Pipeline Protest Leaders, New Documents Reveal

Protests against Enbridge’s Line 3 have been ramping up in Minnesota—and so has the response from authorities. A video went viral this week of a Department of Homeland Security helicopter sandblasting protesters following mass arrests. But some police tactics are far less visible while causing long-term hardship.Read more...
Tags: Facebook, Science, Minnesota, Articles, Environmentalism, Department Of Homeland Security, Environmental Justice, Mississippi River, Enbridge, Minnesota Public Radio, Aitkin County, Dakota Access Pipeline, Oil Pipelines, Winona LaDuke, QAnon, Pipelines In Canada


Family of four dies in Aitkin County crash after snow turns road icy

As Saturday's snowfall dwindled, forecasters looked ahead to Monday and Tuesday, which could bring a much bigger winter storm. [Author: Liz Sawyer]
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Family of 4 dies in Aitkin County crash after snow turns roads icy

As Saturday's snowfall dwindled, forecasters looked ahead to Monday and Tuesday, which could bring a much bigger winter storm. [Author: Liz Sawyer]
Tags: Liz Sawyer, Aitkin County


Minnesota man being treated in hospital grabs officer's gun, kills him; dies after being tased

Drew Evans, superintendent of the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, describes how an inmate fatally shot deputy Steven Sandberg at St. Cloud Hospital, as Aitkin County Sheriff Scott Turner, left, listens Sunday, Oct. 18, 2015, in St. Cloud. Minn.
Tags: Minnesota, Aitkin County, St Cloud Hospital, Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension, Steven Sandberg, Drew Evans, Scott Turner


Special Statement - Expires: 3:15 AM CDT

Special Statement for Aitkin County in effect until 3:15 AM CDT on June 22, 2015
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Aitkin County gets swamped by state wetlands rules

In an unintended consequence of a state law, 65 percent of Aitkin County is covered in wetlands, largely to accommodate mine expansions to the north. [Author: Tony Kennedy]
Tags: Tony Kennedy, Aitkin County


2 arrested in Aitkin County hit-and-run that killed girl, 10

A man and a woman from Hastings were arrested Monday in connection with the hit-and-run death of 10-year-old Caylin Donovan near Lake Mille Lacs. [Author: Star Tribune Staff]
Tags: Star Tribune Staff, Hastings, Aitkin County, Lake Mille Lacs


Second unsolved fatal hit-and-run in Aitkin County claims woman, 85

Longtime Aitkin area resident was run over Friday, the same day as a 10-year-old girl was hit. [Author: Paul Walsh]
Tags: Paul Walsh, Aitkin County, Aitkin


10-year-old girl killed by hit-and-run driver in Aitkin County is ID'd

The vehicle that killed 10-year-old Caylin Donovan has not been located. [Author: Liz Sawyer]
Tags: Liz Sawyer, Aitkin County


Hit-and-run driver kills 11-year-old girl in Aitkin County

The State Patrol is asking for the public's help in locating vehicle that may have link to crash on Hwy. 18 near Garrison. [Author: Mary Lynn Smith]
Tags: Mary Lynn Smith, Garrison, State Patrol, Aitkin County


Man hit, killed while inspecting car damage after hitting bear

The crash Sunday night in Aitkin County killed a Floodwood City Council member who was a passenger in the car that hit the bear. [Author: Tim Harlow]
Tags: Tim Harlow, Aitkin County, Floodwood City Council


Aitkin County deputies searching for teen missing since November

Alexis Elling, 16, was last seen at home on Nov. 11, according to deputies. [Author: Miguel Otárola]
Tags: Aitkin County, Miguel Otárola, Alexis Elling


Rural Minnesota waits, worries about how to get better broadband

In Aitkin County — which has the least broadband coverage in Minnesota — and across the country, reliable, speedy internet is increasingly essential. [Author: Judy Keen]
Tags: Minnesota, Aitkin County, Judy Keen


In rural Minnesota, need for better broadband outstrips resources available to provide it

In Aitkin County — which has the least broadband coverage in Minnesota — and across the U.S., reliable, speedy internet is increasingly essential. [Author: Judy Keen]
Tags: Minnesota, Aitkin County, Judy Keen