Nisswa cops get grant for alcohol compliance checks NISSWA - The Nisswa Police Department has been awarded a grant to conduct alcohol compliance checks on all licensed retailers.
BREEZY POINT - The Breezy Point Police Department has been awarded a grant to conduct alcohol compliance checks on all licensed retailers.
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A grant from the Minnesota Institute of Public Health will enable DNR conservation officers to focus on illegal underage alcohol consumption that occurs with outdoor recreation in the Brainerd area.The DNR reported Friday that conservation officers have routinely encountered underage consumption violations when conducting routine angling license checks on the ice. During the holiday season, conservation officers will be working throughout the Brainerd lakes area and focusing on those areas that have had issues of illegal underage consumption violations in the past.
Accident injures three Brainerd women ThursdayBAXTER - Three young Brainerd women were injured after a two-vehicle accident Thursday at the intersection of Golf Course Drive and Clearwater Road in Baxter, reported the Baxter Police Department.One of the vehicles was driven by Samantha Blahut, 16, who was injured and taken to Essentia Health St. Joseph's Medical Center. The hospital had no information on Blahut's condition on Friday.
BAXTER - The Baxter Police Department has been awarded a grant to conduct alcohol compliance checks on all licensed retailers. In a complaince check, a law enforcement officer works with an underage youth who attempts to purchase alcohol from a bar, restaurant, liquor store, grocery store or the licensed outlet. If the clerk/server completes the sale, the outlet has illegally sold alcohol and fails the check.
ST. PAUL (AP) - Reality encroached on rhetoric Monday as a school shooting in California overshadowed three gun-related events at the Minnesota Capitol.
A visit to a crisis nursery that serves Chisago and Wright counties was enough to convince Initiative Foundation staffers of the dangers of methamphetamine and the need for a presentation for Brainerd area residents.
LONG PRAIRIE - In Todd County, targeting underage drinking has been a top priority for years.
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