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Heroin seizure leads to arrest of Fargo man

August 28, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

FARGO A man who reported being carjacked by three people last week in Fargo was arrested Tuesday night in connection with what Fargo police are describing as the city’s largest heroin seizure in recent memory roughly 300 to 500 doses of the drug, at a street value of about $18,000. Continue Reading

Oil boom brings scarcity of workers in small towns

August 13, 2012 in The Daily Republic

WOODWARD, Okla. (AP) The local prison is so short on guards that inmates can sometimes just walk away. A gas station barely has enough cashiers to keep up with the trucks filling the parking lot. And “help wanted” signs seem to hang from every restaurant and shop. Continue Reading

FOTB: Educated by history; 1980s bust influences Williston hotel owners to remain cautious

June 23, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

WILLISTON With an oil boom driving 100 percent occupancy rates at The El Rancho Hotel and a restaurant that is always packed, many business owners would have expanded or built new hotels. Continue Reading

Montana panel calls for pipeline safety improvements

May 28, 2012 in The Dickinson Press

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) A state panel created to help prevent a repeat of last year’s oil spill into the Yellowstone River is calling for technology upgrades by companies and more money for pipeline inspectors. Continue Reading

Two charged as result of last week’s search warrants

May 9, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON Two people from Worthington are facing drug charges as a result of search warrants served last week, one of which shut the KFC restaurant down for several hours. Continue Reading

Arrests made in O’Brien County drug bust

March 15, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

PRIMGHAR, Iowa The O’Brien County Sheriff’s Office has arrested six people on charges ranging from possession of a controlled substance to possession of drug paraphernalia and supplying alcohol. Continue Reading

New London man faces drug sale charge for pot found in CEE-VI search

January 20, 2012 in West Central Tribune

WILLMAR Jason Charles Strehlow, 32, of New London, made his first court appearance Thursday on a felony charge of fifth-degree drug sale for possessing approximately 1.7 pounds of marijuana found in his home in November by CEE-VI Drug Task Force agents.
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Meth bust lands four in Pipestone jail

December 6, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

PIPESTONE Three Pipestone residents and their alleged Little Falls dealer made court appearances Monday after being arrested Friday for methamphetamine-related crimes. Continue Reading

Traffic stop leads to meth bust

December 5, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

SPIRIT LAKE, Iowa A traffic stop led to a list of charges for 23-year-old Jeffrey Duane Krowiorz Friday in Spirit Lake, Iowa, according to information from the Spirit Lake Police Department. Continue Reading

One meth bust turns to three

November 22, 2011 in Worthington Daily Globe

WORTHINGTON Several law enforcement agencies were busy last week arresting alleged drug dealers after a round of controlled buys and cooperation. Continue Reading