News

Jackson County Drug Arrest

Jackson County Drug Arrest

Heron Lake, MN (KICD) — A traffic stop results in an arrest on drug charges.

On Wednesday, a Jackson County Sheriffs Deputy made a traffic stop on Highway 60 near Heron Lake. Upon making contact with the driver, Benjamin Hallgren of Inver Grove Heights, the deputy saw drug paraphernalia in the vehicle. The deputy asked if any other illegal items in the vehicle, Hallgren handed over a small bag of marijuana, and said there was more in the back of the vehicle.

The search yielded approximately 1.9 lbs of marijuana, and then arrested Hallgren on felony drug charges. He was booked into the Jackson County Jail, and was released after posting a $10,000 bond.

Local Headlines

15 hours ago in Local

Spencer Accident

ambulance2

Two were injured in a two vehicle accident in Spencer.

15 hours ago in Local

Primghar Gas Vote

primghar

The city of Primghar voted to stay with their current gas provider.

20 hours ago in Local

Emmetsburg Lottery Winner

ShirleyLoring

An Emmetsburg woman has won a $10,000 lottery prize.

20 hours ago in Local

25-Yr Old Muskie Caught

dnr1240

A 25-year-old fish has been found living in West Okoboji Lake.

20 hours ago in Local

Kossuth and Palo Alto Counties Designated Home Base Iowa Communities

Kos PA Home Base

Kossuth and Palo Alto Counties were officially designated as Home Base Iowa Communities.