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Former Mille Lacs Deputy Charged With Sexually Assaulting Boys

A former Mille Lacs County Sheriff’s deputy could face up to 33 years in prison after pleading guilty to criminal sexual conduct charges involving young boys that he took on fishing trips. According to the Minnesota Department of Public Safety, Aaron Joseph Heuer of Isle, Minn. pleaded guilty in Otter Tail County District Court to four counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct and one count of second-degree criminal sexual conduct.

03/21/2014

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Foreston Youth Dies After Being Hit By Car

A 17-year-old Foreston youth died when he was hit by a car as he was trying to cross a highway.

09/29/2013

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Princeton Teen Killed In Mille Lacs County Crash

An 18-year-old from Princeton was killed in a crash Monday night on Highway 95 in Mille Lacs County, according to the Minnesota State Patrol. Authorities responded to a two-vehicle crash at about 5:50 p.m. Monday on Highway 95 at 160th Avenue in Mille Lacs County.

09/17/2013

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Deputy Accused Of Molesting 4 Boys During Fishing Trips

A 29-year-old sheriff’s deputy in Mille Lacs County is accused of having inappropriate sexual conduct with four boys last month. Aaron Joseph Heuer, of Isle, Minn., faces a total of four counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct and another four counts of second-degree criminal sexual conduct.

07/23/2013

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Dayton Declares State Of Emergency In 26 Counties

Gov. Mark Dayton has declared a state of emergency in 26 counties after storms and flash flooding last month. The executive order will allow the state to call for federal disaster assistance in the areas hit hardest by storms.

07/05/2013

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Onamia Pair Arrested After Grand Casino Drive-By

Two people are in the Mille Lacs County Jail after a man was shot in the back in the parking lot of Grand Casino Mille Lacs in Onamia on Thursday.

02/01/2013

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Onamia Teen Killed On Way To Football Game

The Mille Lacs County Sheriff says a car hit a young girl walking to her school’s football game Thursday night.

09/08/2012

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Dayton Appoints Weiler To District Court

Governor Mark Dayton announced the appointment of Mr. Leonard A. Weiler as a District Court judge in Minnesota’s Seventh Judicial District on Monday.

08/24/2012

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State Troopers Recieve Lifesaving Award

Two Minnesota state troopers who were the first to arrive at the scene of some pretty bad accidents were honored today.

04/30/2012

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Foster Mom Accused Of Child Endangerment, Neglect

A widely-respected foster care mother from Mille Lacs County has been charged with the cruel punishment, endangerment and neglect of a child.

02/24/2012

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Worker Dies In Gravel Pit Accident

A worker was killed in an industrial accident in Milaca, Minn. Thursday morning.

12/09/2011

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Man Killed On Highway 169 Accident ID’d

Authorities identified a 21-year-old man who died Thursday after being hit by a car while he was attempting to crawl across Highway 169 in Mille Lacs County.

07/02/2011

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1 Killed On Hwy. 169 By Wrong-Way Driver

A person is dead after a wrong-way driver hit their car head on in Mille Lacs County.

05/19/2011

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Milaca Family Grieving After Son, 12, Dies In Rollover Crash

A 12-year-old boy is dead after being partially ejected from a vehicle during a rollover crash in Mille Lacs County.

03/24/2011