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ST. LOUIS COUNTY

According to a report from the University of Minnesota, 2020 Northland birth and pregnancy rates stayed largely similar to 2019, but are low compared to years past. In most Northland counties, fewer teenage pregnancies and births were recorded in 2020 than in 2019.
Compared to 2019 and 2020 data, cases of chlamydia remained similar to past Northland data, while gonorrhea cases have continued to increase in the region.
The Sartell, Minn. based company, however, has faced allegations of failing to provide adequate care to inmates, including 27-year-old Hardel Sherrell, who died in 2018 in the Beltrami County jail in Bemidji after his pleas for help were ignored by jail and medical staff.
The Bois Forte Band of Chippewa celebrated the return of thousands of acres of forest lands — set in motion thanks to land conservation efforts.

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Judge Leslie Beiers will elevate to chief judge July 1. Beiers, based in Duluth, will be backed by a new assistant chief judge, Hibbing's Rachel Sullivan.
Utility companies working to restore electricity; National Weather Service unsure, yet, whether a tornado touched down
The Rainy River watershed is overflowing from Lake Vermilion to Lake of the Woods, with flood records possible.
Two COVID-19-related deaths were recorded: one in St. Louis County and one in Aitkin County.
Both deaths were St. Louis County residents.
State investigation will determine if squad and body cameras captured the shooting incident.

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Investigators also found a cellphone registered to the Esko man at the crime scene, charges say.
The 10-county region had two COVID-19-related deaths in the past seven days.
A Wrenshall man was treated for injuries and an Esko man was taken into custody after a three-day investigation.

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