Forest Lake Police

Forest Lake police kept busy Thursday night and Friday morning with a series of incidents leading to arrests and jail bookings. The night started with a call reporting trespassing just after 7: 30 p.m. Unrelated to the call, officers on scene noticed a Forest Lake man who had a felony warrant put out for him [...]

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FL police seize 34 grams of meth, more than $3000 in cash Cliff Buchan News Editor A drug raid in Forest Lake last week has confiscated a large quantity of methamphetamine and cash and landed two people in jail. City police executed a drug search warrant at 8:43 a.m., Wednesday, Aug. 8 at 121 Lee [...]

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Cliff Buchan News Editor It’s not every night that residents of apartment buildings are forced to evacuate because of a fire. But twice in one night? That’s what residents of Mill Pond II, 525 SW 4th St., experienced late Friday, Aug. 3 and early Saturday, Aug. 4. In the first incident, a mattress caught fire [...]

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Clint Riese Staff Writer Forest Lake City Council members at Monday’s meeting exercised considerable restraint in an attempt to discuss a proposed animal dispatch policy without getting bogged down once again in the details of a January incident which led to the creation of the proposed policy. They found out, however, that the ramifications of [...]

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Overnight street parking will be allowed in Forest Lake for over half of the year after the city council voted on Monday to change the parking ordinance. Parking will now be allowed on city streets at any hour from April 15-Nov. 1. On-street parking will remain restricted during the hours of 2-6 a.m. during the [...]

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