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Structure Fire-Willow Valley Township near Orr

Structure Fire-Willow Valley Township near Orr

On March 7th, 2019 at approximately 2:10 A.M. St. Louis County Sheriff's deputies along with several fire departments responded to a house fire at 3231 Hwy 53 in Willow Valley Township after occupants of the residence called 911 reporting heavy smoke inside of the residence.  The house was fully engulfed in flames when First Responders arrived on scene, and as a result of the fire the house was completely destroyed.   The occupants were not injured.   The St. Louis County Sheriff's office is investigating the fire.

Friday, March 8, 2019/Number of views (0)
DMT - Dimethyltryptamine

DMT - Dimethyltryptamine

On February 21, 2019 Investigators with the St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office and MN Bureau of Criminal Apprehension executed a search warrant at a residence in Rice Lake. A former resident of the home was believed to have manufactured a substance known as Dimethyltryptamine or “DMT”, which is a schedule I controlled substance. DMT is a consumed as a psychedelic drug, similar in some respects to LSD. Though it can be chemically synthesized, there are certain Amazonian plants that contain chemical compositions used to facilitate the process. This process can be readily found on the internet. Clandestine labs making DMT pose a flammability risk due to the solvents that are used in the process.
Wednesday, March 6, 2019/Number of views (0)
Derek Harbin Appointed New St. Louis County Mine Inspector

Derek Harbin Appointed New St. Louis County Mine Inspector

St. Louis County has a new Mine Inspector. The St. Louis County Board gave unanimous approval Tuesday to appoint Derek Harbin as County Mine Inspector. A swearing-in ceremony will be held on March 26 during the County Board meeting, which will be held at the Babbitt City Hall, 71 South Drive in Babbitt. 
Wednesday, March 6, 2019/Number of views (0)
Missing Person - Robert "Bob" Rabbers

Missing Person - Robert "Bob" Rabbers

The St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in locating a missing person. Robert “Bob“ Rabbers, of Brookston, MN was last seen on February 1, 2019 leaving his home in Brookston. He was last seen driving a gold colored 2004 Kia Sorento with Florida temporary dealer plate CIY4185, or possibly a MN license plate ABD-197.
Thursday, February 28, 2019/Number of views (0)
Snowmobile Accident with Injuries

Snowmobile Accident with Injuries

On February 22, 2019, at approximately 5:38 PM the St. Louis County Sheriff's Office was dispatched to the Vermilion River Tavern in Buyck, MN in Portage Township regarding a snowmobile accident with injuries.  Holt was riding with a larger group of riders on the Voyageur and Arrowhead Trail system coming from the Vermilion River Tavern and heading towards Elephant Lake, when he struck a snow covered beaver dam causing his snowmobile to roll. 

Monday, February 25, 2019/Number of views (0)
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