Tag: Northern Lights Task Force

5 People, All From Out of State, Arrested

–RELEASE– On Friday, July 23, 2021, the Wadena County Sheriff’s Office, along with several other law enforcement agencies, responded to an incident on the Enbridge Line 3 project in Wadena County. At approximately 4:00 AM, deputies on scene were alerted by construction workers of several individuals attempting to breach the fencing around the construction site.…
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July 28, 2021 0

6 Arrested for Criminal Activity

Press Release from the Northern Lights Task Force: Today the Aitkin County Sheriff’s Office and their law enforcement partners dealt with numerous acts of criminal behavior and arrests were necessary to aid in public safety. Public roads were blocked, and spikes were placed in the roadways with the sole purpose to damage tires and property…
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July 7, 2021 0

26 arrested in Lake Alice Township

Release from the Northern Lights Task Force: On March 25th at 11:17am, the Hubbard County Sheriff’s Office received a report of approximately 30 pipeline protesters standing on the side of US Hwy 71 at an Enbridge pipeline crossing in Lake Alice Township.  When officers arrived, they found numerous vehicles parked along the highway, a crowd of…
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March 30, 2021 0

Two Arrested After Obstruction in St. Louis County

in St. Louis County Press Release from Northern Lights Task Force: February 25, 2021 – On February 24, 2021 at approximately 6:18 am, St. Louis County 911 received a report that Line 3 protesters had blocked a road in rural St. Louis County. They were not letting vehicular traffic through. The road is Robinson Road…
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February 26, 2021 0

Three taken into custody in Carlton County

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (2/3/21) (Carlton County, MN) — Protestors of Enbridge’s Line 3 Pipeline were told to disperse while three were taken into custody in Carlton County on Monday. In a press release obtained from the Northern Lights Task Force, on Monday, February 1st at 3:30pm, Tribal officers from the Fond du Lac Police…
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February 3, 2021 0

Arrests made near Hill City construction site of Line 3 Pipeline

By Paul Vold kkinradio@embarqmail.com (1/11/21) (Hill City, MN) — Arrests were made over the weekend in conjunction with protests at the construction site of the Enbridge Line 3 pipeline just south of Hill City. According to a press release obtained from the Northern Lights Task Force, approximately 100 persons showed up first to the pipeline…
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January 11, 2021 0