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  1. California Broker Who Scammed Clients Of $17million Sentenced To One Day In JailRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Ghanamma.com

    ... clients' cash rather than investing it in printing jobs, authorities said. His co-defendant Gerard Cellette of Anoka County, Minnesota, never had a print shop and the jobs did not exist, according to prosecutors. His case is still pending. Boskovich ...

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  2. One Day jail sentence for Adam Boskovich who scammed clients of $17mRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Daily Mail

    ... clients' cash rather than investing it in printing jobs, authorities said. His co-defendant Gerard Cellette of Anoka County, Minnesota, never had a print shop and the jobs did not exist, according to prosecutors. His case is still pending. While the ...

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  3. Princeton, Minn., woman pleads in crash that killed Cambridge coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | Star Tribune

    ... 43, had methamphetamine in her system at the time of the crash. She was sentenced to 48 months in prison, the Anoka County attorney's office said Wednesday. Rockstroh's SUV was heading north on Round Lake Boulevard near 174th Avenue in Andover when ...

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  4. California agent jailed 1 day in massive Ponzi schemeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | New York Daily News

    Gerard Cellette of Anoka County, Minn., ran a massive Ponzi scheme, swindling investors steered to him by a California agent, Jay Boskovich, authorities say. A California broker is a free man after serving just one day in jail for steering investors to the largest Ponzi scheme ever prosecuted in Orange County, authorities said.

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  5. Meth user sentenced to 4 years in fatal Andover crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | TwinCities

    A woman who had methamphetamine in her system when she caused a fatal traffic crash in Anoka County has been sentenced to four years in prison. KSTP-TV reported that 43-year-old Christina Rockstroh pleaded guilty to criminal vehicular homicide in March and was sentenced Wednesday.

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  6. Woman Sentenced In Meth-Fueled Crash That Killed Cambridge ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 20 | CBS Local

    MINNEAPOLIS - A 43-year-old Princeton woman has been sentenced to four years in prison for causing a crash that killed a 62-year-old Cambridge man, according to the Anoka County Attorney Tony Palumbo. Christina Marie Rockstroh was sentenced Tuesday by Anoka County District Court Judge Tammi Fredrickson.

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  7. North news briefs: Event Saturday will mark Memorial DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 19 | Star Tribune

    ... nearly $1,200 in donated materials from the St. Louis Park Home Depot, Ceramic Tileworks and Rubble Tile. The Anoka County Veterans Council will mark Memorial Day weekend with a service on Saturday at Bunker Hills Park in Coon Rapids (at Foley ...

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  8. Best vintage cinema - Heights Theater - 2015 Best of MNRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 12 | Star Tribune

    A vintage Dairy Queen and the historic Heights Theater in Columbia Heights Thursday afternoon. ] JEFF WHEELER a jeff.wheeler@startribune.com The dogtail of Anoka County: Columbia Heights and Hilltop, The vintage Heights Theater and Dairy Queen are on Central Ave. at Gould Ave. NE in Columbia Heights.

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  9. Appeals court: Ex-cop should get more time for sex assaultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | TwinCities

    A former Minneapolis police officer who sexually assaulted young teenage girls he met on the Internet could be spending more time in prison. Siding with the state, the Minnesota Court of Appeals on Monday reversed and remanded a decision made last May in Anoka County District Court to sentence Bradley Schnickel to 2-1/2 years to be served concurrently for five felonies, according to an unpublished opinion filed by the higher court.

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  10. Appeals court rejects lighter sentence for officer who lured girlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 11 | Star Tribune

    ... criminal sexual conduct and two counts of electronic solicitation of a minor. He agreed to a plea deal with the Anoka County attorney's office with the understanding that it would seek a nearly 12-year sentence. But Judge James Cunningham took a ...

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  11. Northern Iron owner thinking condos ... garage condosRead the original story

    Saturday May 9 | Roseville Review

    ... turn the garages into rough-and-tumble living rooms. There are some high-end storage condos up in Columbus, an Anoka County suburb, that come fully finished with heated floors, plumbing, electricity and lighting. These go for $100 per square foot. ...

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  12. Small government is a big part of Ham Lake cultureRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | Star Tribune

    ... Lake Mayor Mike Van Kirk and the City Council unanimously wiped the provision allowing them off the books. The Anoka County city of 15,000 is at the epicenter of the small-government movement in the Twin Cities' predominantly conservative northern ...

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  13. Lino Lakes officer fatally shoots man in Fridley traffic stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 9 | TwinCities

    ... driver's identity will be released once the autopsy has concluded. The incident is under investigation by the Anoka County Sheriff's Office, the Minnesota State Patrol, the police departments of Lino Lakes and Fridley and the Bureau of Criminal ...

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  14. North news briefs: Master gardener plant sale next weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 5 | Star Tribune

    Columbia Heights will host its ninth annual “Heights Idol” competition, which is modeled after the TV show “American Idol.” All acts must be reviewed and approved before the show, which will be held on June 27. See item below. A plant sale May 12-13 at the Anoka Armory will raise funds for the Master Gardener program in Anoka County.

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  15. Get Your Anoka County Sheriff's Office Raffle TicketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 1 | Patch.com

    Anoka County Sheriff's Office is selling raffle tickets on behalf of Minnesota Sheriffs' Association in an attempt to raise additional training revenue.

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  16. Anoka County Man Dies in Saginaw RolloverRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | WDIO

    The Minnesota State Patrol says 35-year-old Jeffrey R. Seeman, of St. Francis, was driving south on Highway 53 at Beaver Lake Road just after 11 p.m. Tuesday night.

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  17. Twin Cities farmers markets: Turning grocery shopping into an outingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Star Tribune

    ... Andover: Grace Lutheran Church, 13655 Round Lake Blvd. NW.; Tuesdays, May 5 to Oct. 27, 2 to 6 p.m. Blaine (Anoka County Farmers Market): St. Timothy's Catholic Church, 707 89th Av. NE.; Saturdays 7 a.m. to noon starting May 3, and Tuesdays 2 to ...

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  18. Pet disaster relief trailer coming to Anoka CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Star Tribune

    ... training course in Reidsville, N.C., on how to use a pet disaster-relief trailer. The trailer that's coming to Anoka County is equipped to handle 60-plus animals. In a disaster, Karen Godfrey of Andover wouldn't think of leaving her dogs behind. ...

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  19. Bike Helmet Sale Tomorrow At The Fridley Police DeptRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Patch.com

    Professionals from Fridley Fire & Police, and Safe Kids Anoka County, will be selling and properly fitting bike helmets for the whole family.

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  20. Accused abuser of several boys in Anoka Co. turns up dead on eve of trialRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Star Tribune

    This undated photo provided by the Anoka County sheriff's office shows Chad Geyen, of Ramsey, who was charged with sexually abusing boys ages 13 and younger over several years. A onetime youth program volunteer has been found dead on the eve of going on trial in Anoka County on charges that he sexually abused at least a half-dozen boys hundreds of times from the 1990s until recent years.

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