Local fire departments responded to a structure fire involving an outbuilding on Highway 33 in Industrial Township. Damage was estimated at $60,000, but no injuries were reported.
March 24, 2017, marks the 40th anniversary of the unsolved murder of Cindy Joy Elias. The 19 year old was found murdered off a logging road near Aurora. The St. Louis County Sheriff's Office continues to seek information about the case.
The man convicted of multiple counts of aiding and abetting attempted murder and drive by shooting for an incident in Hermantown last fall, has been sentenced to 20 years in prison.
An investigation in the Eveleth area by the Lake Superior Drug and Violent Crimes Task Force resulted in the seizure of 48 grams of methamphetamine, three firearms and nearly $7,000 cash.
The 48-year-old man had to be airlifted to a Duluth hospital following a crash on Shagawa Lake. Despite best efforts to save him, he passed away from his injuries.
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