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ARREST/FIRE REPORT- JUNE 24, 2022

The Northwest Regional Corrections Center in Crookston reported the following arrests. Ryan Oliver Aune, 31, of Fertile, for Receiving Stolen Property. Mohamed Ali Farah, 38, of Crookston, for Contempt of Court.
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Airboat Recovered From Bottom of Maple Lake in Mentor

POLK CO., Minn. (KVRR) — A Polk County Sheriff’s Office airboat that tipped and sank in Maple Lake in Mentor on Wednesday morning is now out of the lake. Crews removed the airboat around 8 Wednesday night with the help of LePier’s Dock and Boat Lift Service and Advanced Tire out of Crookston.
MENTOR, MN
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2 deputies hurt after airboat flips during buoy installation on northern Minnesota lake

MENTOR, Minn. -- Two sheriff's deputies were hospitalized Wednesday morning after their airboat tipped over on a northern Minnesota lake and sank. The Polk County Sheriff's Office says the deputies were working to help county highway officials install buoys on the eastern shore of Maple Lake near Mentor, which is roughly 60 miles west of Bemidji. During the installation process, the airboat flipped over and sank to the bottom of the lake. Two highway department personnel were also on the boat when it overturned. The two deputies were brought to Essentia Hospital in Fosston with injuries that were described as "non-life-threatening," the sheriff's office said. The highway officials weren't hurt. All four were wearing life jackets. A dive team was called to help pull the boat out of the lake. An airboat is a flat-bottomed watercraft with a large aircraft-like propeller on the backend.The incident remains under investigation. 
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Four county officials go overboard after airboat tips on Maple Lake

MENTOR, Minn. (Valley News Live) - Two Polk County Sheriff’s Deputies and two Polk County Highway Department employees ended up in Maple Lake near Mentor, after the airboat they were on tipped and sank to the bottom. The Polk County Sheriff’s Office was helping the Highway Department install buoys...
MENTOR, MN
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BULLETIN BOARD- JUNE 24, 2022

The Crookston Home Delivered Meals will be delivered by Trinity W.E.L.C.A. on the week of June 20-24. The Golden Link Center in Crookston will not have any breakfast, lunch, or Thursday night meals on the week of June 20-24, due to them closing their kitchen in order to install their new walk-in freezer/cooler.
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CITY OF CROOKSTON PUBLIC WORKS BEGINS ROAD AND SIDEWALK RECONSTRUCTION

The City of Crookston has started multiple construction projects this week and has many others planned for the summer. With projects ranging from simply filling potholes to repaving entire roads and sidewalks. Crookston Public Works Director Brandon Carlson said fighting the floods this spring had put them about a month and a half behind schedule for some projects and says that this will be the year they will be aiming to get the basic maintenance done for the year.
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Polk County boating accident under investigation

Two Polk County deputies were injured this morning (Wednesday) when the airboat they were in tipped on Maple Lake near Mentor (MN). According to the Polk County Sheriff’s Department the deputies were assisting county highway officials place buoys on the east end of the lake when the boat sank to the bottom.
POLK COUNTY, MN
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Polk County Airboat Sinks to the Bottom of Maple Lake

The Polk County Sheriff’s Office airboat sank to the bottom of Maple Lake near Mentor Wednesday morning. According to the Sheriff’s Office, two deputies, and two county highway department employees were installing buoys when the airboat tipped-over, and sank. The deputies were taken by private vehicle to Essentia...
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Polk County Deputies Injured After Airboat Capsizes Near Mentor

Two Polk County deputies were injured Wednesday after the airboat they were on capsized and sank on Maple Lake near Mentor. According to a release from the Polk County Sheriff’s Office, this morning at 9:15 AM, the Polk County Highway Department was installing buoys on the east side of Maple Lake with the help of two sheriff’s deputies and the use of their airboat. A accident happened that resulted in the airboat tipping over and sinking to the bottom.
POLK COUNTY, MN
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Two Hurt When Sheriff’s Office Airboat Sinks In Maple Lake

POLK CO., Minn. (KVRR) — Two people are hurt after a Polk County Sheriff’s Office airboat tips over and sinks to the bottom of Maple Lake in Mentor. It happened just after 9 a.m. Wednesday. The sheriff’s office was helping the highway department install buoys on the east...
POLK COUNTY, MN
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Polk County Sheriff’s Air Boat Accident

At approximately 9:15 a.m. the Polk County Highway Department was installing buoys with the help of two Polk County Sheriff’s Deputies, and the use of their air boat. While preparation was being done to install the buoys on the East side of Maple Lake in Mentor MN. A accident occurred resulting in the air boat to sink to the bottom.
POLK COUNTY, MN
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FERTILE-BELTRAMI BOYS GOLF WINS SECOND STRAIGHT CLASS A STATE TITLE

The Fertile-Beltrami Boy’s Golf team captured its second straight Class A State Championship last week at Pebble Creek Golf Course in Becker, Minnesota. The Falcons shot a 632 as a team which was 30 strokes better than 2nd place finishing Duluth Marshall. What might be the most unique part...
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