Archive for January 2013

Do the right thing. someone is throwing a leg over this douchebag, call the cops. abandoning your kid? come on already.

Published January 31, 2013, 05:48 PM Carlton County authorities charge man with abandoning daughter while her mother is in jail Carlton County authorities have charged John Edwin Bemis III with child neglect.By: Jana Peterson, Pine Journal John Edwin Bemis III John Edwin Bemis III Marie Margaret Majerle With Marie Margaret Majerle of Cloquet in jail, accused […]

Nine judges indicted for alleged “ticket fixing”. We don’t have a criminal justice system folks, its just a system.

Philly traffic court judges indicted for alleged ‘ticket fixing’ 11:19 am PHILADELPHIA – An indictment and three separate informations, unsealed Thursday, charge nine elected judges along with three other individuals in a fraud conspiracy that involved a frequent and pervasive “ticket-fixing” at the Philadelphia Traffic Court. The defendants participated in a widespread culture of giving […]

And here I thought Chicago was supposed to be a “gun free zone”.

CHICAGO SHOOTING SPREE, DAY 30: 42 KILLED SO FAR  Email Article Print ArticleSend a Tip by AWR HAWKINS 30 Jan 2013 The number of homicides in Chicago for January stands at 42, and the month isn’t over. This makes it “the most deadly January in more than ten years.” The most recent of the 42 homicides was the […]

Its nice to see St. Louis County prosecutors take firearms crimes as seriously as the should be.

Published January 31, 2013, 01:17 PM Iron Range man faces life in prison for firearm possession Forty-eight-year-old convicted felon John Carl Pape, of Virginia, was indicted after a stolen gun was found in his home.By: News Tribune staff, Duluth News Tribune  John Carl Pape John Carl Pape, 48, was indicted Oct. 15, 2012. A Virginia man […]

Former Bemidji teacher accused of sex crimes found dead

Published January 30, 2013, 07:46 PM Former Bemidji teacher accused of sex crimes found dead John Thorn Wangberg, 58, of rural Cass Lake, was found deceased in his home about 3 p.m. Wednesday, according to law enforcement investigating his death.By: Justin Glawe, Forum News Service  John Thorn Wangberg John Thorn Wangberg BEMIDJI ­– Seven days after […]

How long will it take for Obama, the Dems and Carney to blame the RNC and George Bush for this?

Israeli airstrike targeted convoy of trucks inside Syria, US and regional officials say Published January 30, 2013 Israeli strike on convoy in Syria confirmed by US… Sen. Rand Paul on US, F-16 fighters, Egypt and Israel Could sale of F-16 fighter jets to Egypt backfire on… Israel launched an airstrike inside Syria overnight near […]

Free speech wins!

Published January 30, 2013, 12:10 PM Minnesota Supreme Court: Website comments about Duluth doctor not defamatory Critical comments a patient’s son made about a Duluth neurologist are not cause for a lawsuit, the Minnesota Supreme Court ruled. By: Steve Kuchera, Duluth News Tribune Online ratings Dr. David McKee appealed to the Minnesota Court of Appeals and […]

The most expensive words ever. $520 per word paid for by you, the taxpayer.

President Obama’s Immigration Speech Cost Taxpayers $527 per Word by whitneyz by Whitney Pitcher Yesterday, a study from the publicly funded University of Minnesota was released noting that Governor Sarah Palin was paid $15.85 per word during her time as a FoxNews contributor. Despite all of Governor Palin’s purported irrelevancy, this study generated stories at USA Today,the Washington Post, The New York Times, Yahoo! […]

And the politicized drama continues. Remember Rahm’s words, “Never let a tragedy go to waste”.

Giffords tells panel: ‘You must act’ By Mike Lillis – 01/30/13 10:25 AM ETEx- Rep. Gabrielle Giffords (D-Ariz.) shook up the gun-control debate Wednesday with a surprise appearance at a Senate hearing on gun violence just more than two years after she was gravely wounded in a shooting rampage that led to her early retirement. Appearing […]

Incompetence goes unpunished.

Published January 30, 2013, 12:00 AM State disciplines St. Louis County township assessor A private assessor responsible for valuing property in 25 townships in St. Louis County has been suspended for 90 days by the Minnesota Board of Assessors, a wing of the state Department of Revenue. By: John Myers, Duluth News Tribune   (2012 file […]