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Lake County Sheriff’s Report: July 28

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Monday, July 28

Inmate Population: 13

12:04 a.m. — Deputy makes traffic stop on Minnesota Highway 61 near Grouse Run Road. Warning for driving conduct.

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1:49 — Deputy checks on business in rural Silver Bay area.

2:51 — Deputy makes traffic stop on Kawishiwi Trail near Minnesota Highway 169. Warning for speed.

2:53 — Deputy responds to report of suspicious activity at rural Two Harbors-area residence. All clear.

6:02 — Deputy on boat and water patrol on Lake Superior.

7:46 — Deputy makes traffic stop on County Road 2 near Boomers Road. Warning for speed.

9:43 — Deputy assists social services with property exchange at rural Two Harbors-area residence.

10:18 — Deputy responds to report of vehicle and boat, with rotting fish, left at Fall Lake landing. DNR advised.

10:44 — Deputy transports inmate from Wright County Jail to Lake County Jail on warrant.

11:39 — Deputy takes report of credit card fraud from rural Silver Bay-area resident.

12:17 p.m. — Deputy makes traffic stop on Minnesota Highway 61 near Lakeview Drive. Cited for no proof of insurance. Warning for speed.

12:30 — Deputy makes traffic stop on Minnesota Highway 61 at Silver Cliff Road. Warning for speed.

12:54 — Deputy makes traffic stop on Minnesota Highway 61 at Split Rock River. Warning for speed.

3:25 — Deputy makes traffic stop on Minnesota Highway 1 at Tiffani Lane. Warning for speed.

3:32 — Deputy makes traffic stop on Minnesota Highway 1 near Mattson Road. Warning for speed.

4:16 — Deputy out with vehicle on Seventh Avenue near 20th Street. Driver had left water bottle on top of car.

4:19 — Deputy responds to report of ATV’s riding on Scenic Drive near Knife River.

7:37 — Deputy serves papers at Silver Bay residence.

10:50 — Deputy makes traffic stop on Minnesota Highway 61 near Scenic Drive. Warning for speed.

11:01 — Deputy responds to report of possible domestic at rural Two Harbors-area motel. Parties separated.

Tuesday, July 29

Inmate Population: 12

12:13 a.m. — Deputy makes traffic stop on Minnesota Highway 61 at Gooseberry. Warning for no trailer lights.

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1:54 — Deputy assists Two Harbors ambulance with medical at rural Two Harbors-area residence.

6:39 — Deputy transports party from Lake View Memorial Hospital to Silver Bay residence.

9:03 — Deputy out with vehicle on Kawishiwi Trail near White Iron Beach. Vehicle unoccupied.

12:07 p.m. — Deputy makes traffic stop on Ninth Avenue at 17th Street. Warning for obstructed plate and suspended object.

1:19 — Deputy makes traffic stop on Kawishiwi Trail near Villa Road. Warning for no front plate.

1:25 — Deputy out with dirt bike on County Road 2 at Cedar Road. Warning for riding in ditch.

2:58 — Deputy makes traffic stop on Minnesota Highway 61 at Encampment. Warning for speed.

3:40 — Deputy makes traffic stop on Minnesota Highway 61 near Grouse Run Road. Warning for speed.

4:16 — Deputy makes traffic stop on County Road 2 near Kane Lake Road. Warning for speed.

5:26 — Deputy assists Morse first responders with getting medication to camper on Basswood Lake.

5:51 — Deputy assists Duluth Township in attempt to locate erratic driver on North Shore Drive. Unable to locate.

5:54 — Deputy takes report of possible phone scam from Silver Bay-area resident.

6:22 — Deputy makes traffic stop on Outer Drive at Davis Drive. Warning for speed.

6:32 — Deputy takes report of theft from Two Harbors-area business.

9:06 — Deputy makes traffic stop on Outer Drive at Minnesota Highway 61. Cited for no Minnesota driver’s license.

9:36 — Deputy out with ATV on Hays Circle at Ives Road. Warning for operating ATV in driving lane.

11:18 — Deputy checks businesses in Silver Bay area.

Wednesday, July 30

Inmate Population: 14

3:06 a.m. — Deputy assists Cook County Sheriff’s Office with report of erratic semitrailer driver on Minnesota Highway 61 headed south. Semi located and directed back to Cook County.

7:48 — Deputy checks on open door at rural Two Harbors-area business. All clear.

10:08 — Deputy responds to report of mailbox damaged at Two Harbors-area residence.

11:21 — Deputy transports deposits for city of Silver Bay.

12:20 p.m. — Deputies assist Silver Bay ambulance with medical at Bay Area Health Center.

1:40 — Deputy responds to report of garbage dumped near rural Two Harbors-area residence.

2:52 — Dispatch takes report of tires in ditch on Drummond Grade north of Holm Road.

3:18 — Deputy responds to report of vehicle damage at Silver Bay Golf Course parking lot.

3:32 — Deputy makes traffic stop on County Road 2 near Bailey Road. Cited for speed (75/55).

5:04 — Deputy takes report of theft from construction site in Finland area.

9:00 — Deputy makes traffic stop at Silver Bay Reunion Hall. Driver cited for careless operation. Other cited for no seatbelt.

9:55 — Deputy makes traffic stop on Minnesota Highway 61 near Cedar Wolf Trail. Cited for speed (74/55).

11:06 — Deputy makes traffic stop on Minnesota Highway 61 near West Castle Danger Road. Cited for speed (76/55).

11:57 — Deputy checks on Minnesota Department of Transportation building in Silver Bay.

Thursday, July 31

Inmate Population: 15

12:12 a.m. — Deputy checks on businesses in Silver Bay. All clear.

12:28 — Deputy out with delivery truck at Silver Bay business.

2:46 — Deputy assists Saint Louis County Sheriff’s Office with report of underage party on East Pioneer Road.

7:37 — Deputy responds to report of damaged mailbox at rural Two Harbors-area residence.

8:12 — Deputy takes report of loose dog on Shilhon Road. Owner located.

11:53 — Deputy makes traffic stop on Stanley Road near Shoreview Road. Cited for speed (77/45).

3:04 p.m. — Deputy assists Two Harbors ambulance with medical at rural Two Harbors-area residence.

3:31 — Deputy assists Ely Police Department with report of rollover with no injuries.

3:38 — Deputy attempts to locate erratic driver on Minnesota Highway 61 at Larsmont. Driver coming home from work and is tired. Warning for driving conduct.

3:45 — Deputy makes traffic stop on County Road 2 near Ronning Drive. Cited for driving after revocation.

4:37 — Deputy assists motorcyclist with broken muffler on Minnesota Highway 61 near Pahl Road.

5:10 — Deputy assists motorist working on hitch on Minnesota Highway 61 at Baptism River.

5:40 — Deputy on standby for child custody exchange at Knife River Wayside Rest.

5:40 — Deputy makes traffic stop on Minnesota Highway 61 at Cove Point Lodge Road. Warning for speed.

5:59 — Deputy out with motorist using cell phone on Minnesota Highway 61 at Gooseberry River. Advised to use parking lot.

7:04 — Deputy sets up radar trailer in Lax Lake area.

7:24 — Deputy makes traffic stop on Minnesota Highway 61 near Cliff View Trail. Warning for speed.

7:57 — Deputy assists Silver Bay Police Department with medical at Silver Bay residence.

8:55 — Deputy assists Two Harbors ambulance with medical at rural Two Harbors-area residence.

9:29 — Deputy assists motorist on Minnesota Highway 1 at Cramer Road.

9:39 — Deputy assists motorist on Minnesota Highway 61 at Betty’s Pies.

10:44 — Deputy out with vehicle on Minnesota Highway 61 at Lax Lake Road. Vehicle having trouble with trailer lights.

11:53 — Deputy, Two Harbors Police Department assist Two Harbors ambulance with medical at rural Two Harbors-area residence.

Friday, Aug. 1

Inmate Population: 15

12:57 a.m. — Deputy checks business in Two Harbors area.

1:30 — Deputy checks businesses in Knife River area on watch list.

8:03 — Deputy responds to report of theft from Finland-area property.

9:31 — Deputy makes traffic stop on Minnesota Highway 61 near West Castle Danger Road. Warning for speed.

10:35 — Deputy responds to report of theft from rural Silver Bay-area property.

10:43 — Deputy makes traffic stop on County Road 2 at Boomers Road. Warning for speed.

10:56 — Deputy makes traffic stop on County Road 2 at Kane Lake Road. Warning for speed.

11:11 — Deputy makes traffic stop on Toimi Road at Koski Road. Warning for speed.

3:23 p.m. — Deputy, Two Harbors Police Department respond to report of erratic semitrailer driver on Minnesota Highway 61. Semi located at Two Harbors visitor lot. Driver tired and will nap in rest area.

4:20 — Deputy makes traffic stop on Minnesota Highway 61 in Beaver Bay. Warning for speed.

4:50 — Deputy makes traffic stop on County Road 2 at Forest Highway 11. Cited for speed (78/55).

5:34 — Deputy assists Ely Police Department with intoxicated party on Sheridan Street.

7:32 — Deputy makes traffic stop on County Road 2 at Greenwood Access. Warning for speed.

8:37 — Deputy makes traffic stop on County Road 2 at East Alger Grade. Cited for speed (76/55).

10:29 — Deputy takes report of theft from vehicle at Cove Point Lodge.

Saturday, Aug. 2

Inmate Population: 14

4:57 a.m. — Deputy responds to report of erratic driver on Minnesota Highway 61 near Hawk Hill Road. Unable to locate.

8:37 — Deputy makes traffic stop on County Road 2 near Dufresne Road. Warning for speed.

9:00 — Deputy serves paper at Sheriff’s Office in Ely.

10:19 — Deputy makes traffic stop on County Road 2 at Beaver Dam Road. Warning for speed and expired insurance.

12:12 p.m. — Deputy makes traffic stop on Minnesota Highway 1 at Finland rescue garage. Warning for speed.

12:20 — Deputy serves papers at Finland-area residence.

2:07 — Deputy makes traffic stop on Wales Road at County Road 2. Cited for speed (75/55).

3:07 — Deputy makes traffic stop on Minnesota Highway 1 near Deep Lake Road. Warning for speed.

4:25 — Deputy makes traffic stop on Minnesota Highway 61 in Beaver Bay. Warning for speed.

4:47 — Deputy makes traffic stop on Minnesota Highway 61 at Gooseberry. Warning for speed.

6:21 — Deputy responds to report of theft from Finland-area property.

8:29 — Deputy assists Silver Bay ambulance with medical at Lax Lake Resort.

8:30 — Deputy responds to report of car vs. deer on Scenic Drive at Old North Shore Road. No reported injuries.

10:19 — Deputies respond to report of shots heard near Lax Lake Resort. Parties shooting fireworks.

10:52 — Deputy out with parties walking on Minnesota Highway 1. Gave them a ride back to campground.

Sunday, Aug. 3

Inmate Population: 14

8:25 a.m. — Deputy, St. Louis County Sheriff’s Office respond to report of motorcycle accident on Minnesota Highway 1 near FR 1468. Minor injury.

12:02 p.m. — Deputy makes traffic stop on County Road 2 near Timber Trail. Warning for speed.

1:10 — Deputy out with vehicle on Minnesota Highway 1 at County Road 2. Driver looking for directions.

1:19 — Deputy makes traffic stop on Minnesota Highway 1 at County Road 2. Warning for speed.

1:26 — Deputy makes traffic stop on Minnesota Highway 1 near Kiwadinipi Road. Warning for speed.

1:37 — Deputy makes traffic stop on County Road 2 near Dunka River Road. Warning for trailer lights.

2:04 — Deputy makes traffic stop on Minnesota Highway 1 near Kiwadinipi Road. Warning for speed while passing and fail to change driver’s license address.

2:29 — Deputy makes traffic stop on Minnesota Highway 1 near Deep Lake Road. Warning for speed.

2:40 — Deputy out with vehicle on Minnesota Highway 1 at County Road 2. Gave directions to Babbitt.

3:27 — Deputy makes traffic stop on County Road 2 near Forest Road 813. Warning for speed.

4:00 — Deputy makes traffic stop on County Road 2 near Dufresne Road. Warning for speed.

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