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Lawmaker accuses PolyMet of being a shell

February 11, 2014 in Uncategorized

ST. PAUL — A southwest Minnesota legislator claims the company proposing a northeastern copper-nickel mine is a shell corporation that does not have enough financial assets to assure that environmental problems it leaves could be cleaned up.
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State Rep. Kelsh arrested on DUI charge

November 20, 2013 in Uncategorized

FARGO – North Dakota state Rep. Scot Kelsh, D-Fargo, was arrested Monday night by the North Dakota State Highway Patrol on suspicion of driving under the influence.

Kelsh, 51, was arrested about 11:30 p.m. on Interstate 29 in Fargo and booked in…continue reading on thedickinsonpress.com

N.D. lawmaker in drunk driving case says passenger was arrested

July 31, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

PARK RIVER – The night Sen. Joe Miller, R-Park River, was pulled over for an alcohol-related driving charge, his passenger was also arrested, the senator confirmed Wednesday. Continue Reading

Lawmaker faces alcohol charges

July 1, 2013 in The Dickinson Press

GRAFTON North Dakota state Sen. Joe Miller, facing alcohol-related driving charges, called the incident last week “foolish” in light of a past alcohol offense. Continue Reading

No charges for lawmaker in rest stop episode

August 16, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

DULUTH The St. Louis County Attorney’s office decided not to pursue charges in an Interstate 35 rest stop incident last month involving state Rep. Kerry Gauthier and an individual police reports have confirmed to be a 17-year-old male. Continue Reading

Lawmaker warns of court challenge over wolf season

April 3, 2012 in Worthington Daily Globe

ST. PAUL Minnesota House members approved wolf hunting and trapping seasons on Tuesday despite warnings that the American Indian community may challenge it in court. Continue Reading

AROUND THE REGION: 2 people robbed at knifepoint … Yankees donate $5,000 to cancer center … Man, 22, dies in crash

September 25, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

2 people robbed at knifepoint
FARGO Police say a couple was robbed at knifepoint the parking lot of a Fargo bowling alley early Sunday morning.
The two victims were walking to their vehicle outside The Bowler when they were robbed.
Police Sgt. Jared Crane says the male victim was hurt, but he refused medical treatment. The robbery happened about 12:45 a.m.
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Grove City lawmaker will chair Legacy Funding Division

November 17, 2010 in West Central Tribune

GROVE CITY While most legislative committee chairman will be looking for ways to reduce spending the state’s revenues, Rep. Dean Urdahl, R-Grove City, will be looking for ways to spend revenue.
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