Itasca County Sheriff’s Office

Itasca County Deputy Shoots, Kills ManAn Itasca County deputy shot and killed a man who allegedly threatened officers early Saturday morning. Deputies say they were responding to a disturbance call just before 3 a.m. in Cohasset. They were approached by a man with a gun when they arrived.
Missing 15-Year-Old Girl Found SafeThe Itasca County Sheriff's Office is asking for the public's help in locating a missing 15-year-old girl. Vivian VanArnhem-Winckler was last seen leaving her home on Aug. 12.
Update: Missing Grand Rapids Teen FoundA 15-year-old Grand Rapids girl who had gone missing was found safe Friday evening.
Police: Grand Rapids Man Charged After StandoffAuthorities have charged a Grand Rapids man who they say led a seven-hour armed standoff with officers. Twenty-nine-year-old Robert Williams was charged Thursday with one count of reckless discharge of a firearm, four counts of false imprisonment and one count of terroristic threats following the standoff Wednesday night.
Sheriff: Suspicious Activity Prompts School Lockdown In Itasca CountyAuthorities say two schools in northern Minnesota were put on lockdown Friday morning after a report of suspicious activity in the area, according to the Itasca County Sheriff's Office.
Fugitive Wanted For Domestic Assault, Threatening Cops ApprehendedAuthorities in northern Minnesota say they have apprehended a 30-year-old man in Itasca County who is wanted on suspicion of domestic assault and threatening law enforcement.
Missing 68-Year-Old Marcell Man Found SafeAuthorities in central Minnesota have located a 68-year-old man who left his home on Friday and never returned. Paul Joseph O’Reilly, of Marcell, had gone out to run an errand, but he didn’t return home, the Itasca County Sheriff's Office said.
Authorities Seeking Public’s Help Finding Missing Woman Authorities in northern Minnesota are asking the public’s help in finding a 79-year-old woman who went missing Tuesday after going out to pick blueberries.
Bigfork Man Killed In Semi CrashOne man has died and one woman is in critical condition after a crash involving a car and a semi-truck early Monday evening on Highway 6, just north of Deer River.
Foul Play Ruled Out In Death Of Minn. Man At Party Investigators have ruled out foul play in the death of a 19-year-old man found unresponsive at a hunting camp party in northern Minnesota this fall.
Police: Man Found Dead In Itasca Co. Crash Speed and alcohol may have been factors in a crash left a 32-year-old man dead Wednesday morning in Itasca County, authorities say.
Authorities Find Body In Itasca County Near Squaw LakeAuthorities are investigating after a body was found Friday near Squaw Lake in Itasca County.