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Two Drop Boxes Available in Fosston for Unwanted Prescription Drugs

Fosston, MN — While National Drug Take Back Day was this past weekend, the City of Fosston Police Department wanted to notify community members that they have a drop box available for disposal of unwanted or unused prescription medications. Fosston Police Chief Dustin Manecke during this week’s KKCQ Food for Thought Program said they have…
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November 1, 2022 0

New Ada Police Chief Steve Hager Talks About Recent Promotion

Ada, MN — Earlier this month, the Ada City Council removed the Interim Police Chief label from veteran police officer Steve Hager and appointed him the new full-time Chief for the city. Chief Hager joined the KRJB Kaleidoscope Program where he discussed the big promotion. While he is very excited about the new position, Chief…
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October 27, 2022 0

Police in Bemidji have re-issued an appeal to find missing teenager Nevaeh Kingbird.

Kingbird was reported missing after last being seen on Oct. 22, 2021. The then-15-year-old was leaving a home in Southview Terrace Park at about 2 a.m., according to the Bemidji Pioneer. On Wednesday, the Bemidji Police Department posted an update to the case on Facebook, asking the public, including hunters spending time in the woods, to…
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October 24, 2022 0

Fosston Police Chief Reminds Residents of Trailer Parking Ordinance

Fosston, MN — Now that fall is settling in, folks are bringing home their campers and boats from the lakes to get ready for winter storage. However, those large trailers take up a lot of room when parked on city streets and can be obstructions to other motorists. Fosston Police Chief Dustin Manecke says because…
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September 28, 2022 0

Ada Police to Have Increased Presence Around School

Ada, MN — With school returning to session next week, the Ada Police Department is asking motorists to be extra cautious and follow the rules of the road around town and specifically around the school. Interim Ada Police Chief Steve Hagar says they consistently have had issues with people not coming to a full stop…
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August 30, 2022 0

Legal and Safety Reminders for Fireworks Users

Ada, MN — As much of a staple fireworks are during our 4th of July celebrations, this is your annual reminder that almost all of them are not legal in the state of Minnesota. Essentially anything that explodes or goes in the air, including bottle rockets, firecrackers, roman candles, and other consume grade fireworks is…
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July 1, 2022 0

Fosston Police Remind Motorists of Construction Delays

Fosston, MN — Traffic will be picking up this weekend for the 4th of July holiday, especially in the lakes area, and the City of Fosston Police Department is encouraging drivers to slow down and pay attention. Police Chief Dustin Manecke reminds motorists that there is also a lot of road construction in the city…
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June 28, 2022 0

Ada Police Chief Discusses No-Knock Warrants

Ada, MN — The subject of “No-Knock” warrants has been a hot topic in the state of Minnesota recently following the death of Amir Locke, who was shot and killed by SWAT officers from the Minneapolis Police Department who were executing a no-knock search warrant in a homicide investigation. Ada Police Chief Jody Bueng used…
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February 24, 2022 0

Ada City Council News & Notes from February 8th Meeting

Ada, MN — The Ada City Council spent a great deal of time on Tuesday night debating how to proceed with a pair of hot ticket items in need of repair at the city owned Dekko Community Center. The sauna has been down for the last couple months and while the hot tub is working,…
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February 9, 2022 0

Ada Police Chief Talks Transport Laws for Firearms

Ada, MN — During his recent conversation on the KRJB Kaleidoscope Program, Ada Police Chief Jody Bueng provided some clarification regarding transporting of firearms in a motor vehicle, specifically long rifles. In the state of Minnesota, all rifles must be unloaded and cased or in a trunk of a vehicle. However, he notes that there…
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February 2, 2022 0