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Two Harbors Minnesota 109 Waterfront Dr. 55616

Sheriff's Report

Monday, Aug. 11

Inmate Population: 13

9:27 a.m. Deputy makes traffic stop on Kawishiwi Trail near Thirteen Corners. Warning for speed.

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10:26 Deputy transports inmate from Scott County to Lake County Jail on warrant.

11:13 Deputy transports inmate to Lake View Memorial Hospital for appointment.

11:33 Deputy takes report of lost dog from Silver Bay area resident.

11:58 Deputy responds to report of vehicle in ditch on Highway 61 near Stoneridge Road. No reported injuries.

1:33-2:01 p.m. Deputy makes three traffic stops on Highway 2 near (1) Huhta Road, (2) Dufresne Road and (3) Langley River. Warnings for speed.

2:06 Deputies respond to civil issue at rural Two Harbors area residence.

2:20 Deputy responds to report of property left at Beaver Bay Mobil.

2:58 Deputy takes report of vehicle accident on Fernberg Road near Moose Lake Road. Driver taken to hospital by private vehicle.

3:15 Deputy makes traffic stop on Highway 1 at Little Marais Road. Warning for speed.

4:01-4:25 Deputy makes two traffic stops on Toimi Road near Koski Road. Warnings for speed.

4:33 Deputy makes traffic stop on Toimi Road near Sullivan Lake Road. Warning for speed.

7:13 Deputy takes report of camera found at Flood Bay Wayside Rest.

8:01 Deputy makes traffic stop on Highway 61 near Twin Points Trail. Cited for speed (83/55). Warning for no proof of insurance.

8:33 Deputy makes traffic stop on Lax Lake Road near County Road 5. Cited for speed (76/55).

9:14 Deputy assists Silver Bay ambulance with medical at Wolf Ridge.

10:24 Deputy assists Saint Louis County Sheriff's Office with traffic stop on Highway 88. One arrest for DWI.

Tuesday, Aug. 12

Inmate Population: 14

12:34 a.m. Deputy assists Ely Police Department with unwanted party at Ely residence.

1:10 Deputy assists Babbitt Police Department with disturbance.

1:37 Deputy responds to report of possible intoxicated party leaving Lake View Memorial Hospital. Unable to locate.

10:26 Deputy notifies rural Two Harbors area resident to contact family member.

1:10 p.m. Deputy conducts boat checks at Camp Buckskin in Isabella area.

2:31 Deputy makes traffic stop on Lax Lake Road near County Road 5. Warning for speed.

6:27 Deputy makes traffic stop on Forest Highway 11 near Yukon Trail. Warning for speed and no front plate.

6:41 Deputy out with vehicle on Forest Highway 11 near Yukon Trail. Party waiting for a tow.

7:05 Deputy assists driver with flat tire on Highway 61 at Northshore Mining.

8:05 Deputy takes report of suspicious activity at Knife River area property.

9:25 Deputy makes traffic stop on Outer Drive near Shopping Center. Warning for speed.

9:30 Deputy makes traffic stop on Highway 61 near Twin Points Trail. Warning for headlight.

9:48 Deputy makes traffic stop on Highway 61 near Gate 1 Road. Warning for brake light.

9:51 Deputies assist Minnesota State Patrol with intoxicated party in roadway on Highway 61 at Highway 3. Party brought to detox.

9:54 Deputy makes traffic stop on Highway 1 at Lax Lake Road. Warning for no bicycle light at night.

10:49 Deputy out with vehicle on Highway 61 at Industrial Park in Silver Bay. Fixing a loose canoe strap.

11:17 Deputy out with parties on Highway 61 at Beaver River bridge. Taking photos.

Wednesday, Aug. 13

Inmate Population: 13

3:37 a.m. Deputy checks on report of culverts in driving lane on Slater Drive in Beaver Bay. Contractors advised.

5:51 Deputy makes traffic stop on Highway 61 near Driftwood Lane. Warning for speed.

6:36 Deputy makes traffic stop on Highway 61 near Grouse Run Road. Cited for no proof of insurance. Warning for speed.

1:10 p.m. Deputy makes traffic stop on Highway 2 near Tanner Road. Cited for speed (77/55).

3:35 Deputies on standby while party retrieves property from Knife River residence.

5:52 Deputy makes traffic stop on Highway 61 at Split Rock River. Warning for inattentive driving.

5:55 Deputy takes report of vehicle with flat tire on Highway 3 at London Crossing Road. Owner will have it removed.

7:37 Deputy serves papers at Finland area residence.

7:59 Deputy makes traffic stop on Lax Lake Road near County Road 5. Warning for speed.

8:45 Deputy makes traffic stop on Highway 61 in Beaver Bay. Cited for speed (62/35).

9:18 Deputy serves papers at Knife River residence.

Thursday, Aug.14

Inmate Population: 12

12:31 a.m. Deputy attempts to locate Finland area resident heading towards Ely area. Party still at home.

4:03 Deputy responds to report of suspicious activity at Beaver Bay Mobil. Party walking home from post office.

9:28 Deputy makes two traffic stops on Highway 61 near (1) Cliff View Trail and (2) Twin Points Trail. Warnings for speed.

10:39 Deputy assists Minnesota State Patrol with traffic stop on Highway 61 at Larsmont Road.

1:07 p.m. Deputy transports Lake County Jail inmate to Northeast Regional Correction Center.

1:42 Deputy responds to report of suspicious activity at Finland area residence. All clear.

3:17 Deputy takes report of possible suspicious activity off Bird Shot Road.

4:21 Deputy makes traffic stop on Fernberg Road at Otter Road. Warning for speed.

4:52 Deputy makes traffic stop at Toimi School. Warning for speed.

5:08 Deputy makes two traffic stops on Forest Highway 11 at (1) Highway 2 and (2) Beaver River. Warnings for speed.

6:19 Deputy makes traffic stop on Scenic Drive at Central Avenue in Knife River. Warning for speed.

6:35 Deputy makes traffic stop on Highway 2 at Snowshoe Trail. Warning for speed.

6:38 Deputy responds to report of injured deer at Beaver Bay Wastewater Treatment. Unable to locate.

6:45 Deputy takes report of disabled RV on Highway 61 at Encampment. Tow on the way.

9:42 Deputy responds to dog complaint at Ely area residence. Owner advised.

10:13 Deputy makes traffic stop on Highway 61 in Beaver Bay. Warning for speed.

10:18 Deputy out with party walking on Fernberg Road near Highway 169. Given a ride to Ely Holiday.

10:28 Deputy, Silver Bay Police Department assist Silver Bay ambulance with medical at Silver Bay residence.

11:02 Deputy makes traffic stop on Highway 61 in Beaver Bay. Warning for speed.

Friday, Aug. 15

Inmate Population: 11

1:58 a.m. Deputy makes traffic stop on Highway 61 at Little Marais Road. Warning for inoperable trailer lights.

2:03-4:10 Deputy checks businesses in Knife River and Two Harbors areas on watch list.

10:19 Deputy makes traffic stop on Highway 61 near Silver Cliff Road. Warning for brake light.

10:39 Deputy makes traffic stop on Kawishiwi Trail near Ash Road. Warning for speed.

11:25-11:42 Deputy makes two traffic stops on Highway 61 at (1) Gooseberry State Park and (2) Loggers Trail. Warnings for speed.

11:58 Deputy, Two Harbors Police Department respond to report of vehicle hit and run at Holiday East.

12:04 p.m. Deputy, Two Harbors Police Department out at Fairgrounds. One brought to Lake County Jail by Two Harbors Police Department on warrant.

12:45 Deputy transports inmate to Lake View Memorial Hospital for appointment.

1:04 Deputy responds to report of vehicles not stopping at Highway 1 and County Road 6. Construction zone issue.

3:22 Deputy transports inmate to Lake View Memorial Hospital for appointment.

4:42 Deputy out with parties on Big Rock Road near Highway 12. Parties looking for agates.

5:02-5:34 Deputy makes two traffic stops on Highway 2 at (1) Wales Road and (2) Gun Club Road. Warnings for speed.

6:00 Deputy responds to report of deer hit at Finland Campground. Party asking for deer tag.

6:11 Deputy makes traffic stop on Forest Highway 11 at Beaver River. Warning for speed.

7:13 Deputies respond to domestic disturbance at rural Two Harbors area residence. All okay.

8:23 Deputy responds to ATV complaint on County State Aided Highway 26 at Highway 2. Unable to locate ATV.

8:47 Deputy makes traffic stop on Highway 61 near Rocky Point Road. Warning for speed.

10:57 Deputy assists Ely Police Department with report of unwanted male at Ely bar.

Saturday, Aug. 16

Inmate Population: 12

12:40 a.m. Deputy, Silver Bay Police Department advise Silver Bay resident to stop feeding deer.

1:16 Deputy makes traffic stop on Highway 61 at Larsmont Road. One brought to Lake County Jail for DWI.

6:54 Deputy, United States Forest Service remove tree from roadway on Fernberg Road at Glipi Road.

10:51 Deputy makes traffic stop on Highway 2 near Dufresne Road. Warning for speed.

11:32 Deputy serves papers at rural Two Harbors area residence.

11:47 Deputy makes traffic stop on Highway 2 near Dufresne Road. Warning for speed.

3:22 Deputy responds to report of hotrodder at Tettegouche State Park. Gone on arrival.

3:37 Deputy responds to report of threats at Knife River Marina. Spoke with all parties.

5:14 Deputy picks up phone found at The Landing and brings to Lake County Jail for inmate.

7:34 Deputy, Two Harbors Police Department walk through fair. All clear.

8:53 Deputy makes traffic stop on Highway 1 near Cooper Road. Warning for speed.

9:22 Deputy makes traffic stop on Highway 61 at Lakeview Drive. Warning for driving conduct.

9:42 Deputy checks on suspicious vehicle at Sonju's. Employees leaving.

11:15 Deputy assists Silver Bay Police Department with juvenile issue at Silver Bay residence.

Sunday, Aug. 17

Inmate Population: 12

1:24 a.m. Deputy makes traffic stop on Highway 61 near Salakka Road. Warning for speed.

10:47 Deputy makes traffic stop on Highway 2 near Dufresne Road. Warning for brake light and child not in booster seat.

11:23 Deputy makes traffic stop on Wales Road near Wickholm Road. Warning for speed.

12:58 p.m. Deputy responds to report of vehicle with unsecured canoes on Highway 61 in Beaver Bay. Vehicle located on Highway 1 in Finland — canoes secured.

2:07 Deputy responds to report of two truck accident on Gun Club Road at Fors Road. No reported injuries.

2:14 Deputy takes report of possible trespassers at Ely area property.

3:01-3:46 Deputy takes two reports of theft from (1) rural Silver Bay area residence and (2) rural Two Harbors area property.

9:06 Deputy serves papers at Two Harbors residence.

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