Carlton County Jail
Authorities in northern Minnesota say they arrested a 22-year-old man Thursday in connection to a bank robbery. The Carlton County Sheriff’s Office says the robbery happened just after 3:30 p.m. at the Northview Bank in Barnum, Minn.
An 18 year old is in the Carlton County Jail after being arrested for writing a bomb threat that led to the evacuation of Esko School on Tuesday. According to the Carlton County Sheriff’s office, Eddie Michael Edwards is suspected of leaving a written threat that was found around noon on Tuesday in the K-12 school. The building was evacuated, and everyone moved to a nearby church while bomb detection dogs were dispatched. The FBI was also involved in the situation.
An intoxicated semi driver collided with an ATV carrying three children in northern Minnesota Friday, sending all three to the hospital, authorities say.
A 25-year-old Cloquet woman was sentenced to 23 years in prison Friday in connection with the shooting deaths of a couple from northwestern Minnesota.
Police have uncovered a marijuana-growing operation and arrested two people in Cloquet.