District 1 - Baudette area

Last updated: 2016-07-28

CO Ben Huener (Roseau) worked angling and boat and water safety during the week.

CO Nicholas Prachar (Baudette) spent time at Camp Ripley assisting with EVOC training. ATV and AIS activity was worked.

CO Kyle Quittschreiber (Blackduck #2) reports working angling, boat and water safety, and ATV enforcement this past week. The officer worked three overlimit cases on a special regulation lake. A nuisance beaver permit was issued. Enforcement actions for the week included the three overlimits, operate an unregistered ATV, and operating an off highway motorcycle on the roadway.

CO Hannah Mishler (Baudette #2) focused on ATV enforcement and angling enforcement on multiple special regulation lakes. Assistance was given to Bemidji PD in locating a missing nine year old. Enforcement action for the week included overlimit of sunfish, angling with extra line, angling with no license in possession, and no trout stamp.

Karlstad - vacant.

Warroad #2 vacant.

Thief River Falls #2 - vacant.

CO Nicholas Prachar (Baudette) worked one of the Turn in Poachers Wall of Shame at the Lake of the Woods County Fair. CO Prachar received a call of an injured owl near Baudette and found a young Great Horned Owl with an injured leg. CO Prachar helped coordinate the transport of the owl to a Raptor Rehabilitation Center.

CO Demosthenes Regas (Blackduck) reports working ATV, AIS enforcement and angling activity throughout the week. Time was spent attending the local snowmobile club meeting, a meeting in St. Paul, and a meeting with the county attorney?s office regarding gross misdemeanor charges on an illegal netting case from this spring.

CO Kyle Quittschreiber (Blackduck #2) focused on angling, boating, and ATV enforcement this week. Time was spent on Upper Red Lake as well as some special regulation lakes. A nuisance beaver permit was issued. Enforcement actions for the week included operate an unregistered ATV, take fish without a license, as well as watercraft safety equipment violations. A follow up investigation was also worked after information was received about a subject who fled the officer on an ATV.

CO Hannah Mishler (Baudette #2) focused on ATV and angling enforcement. Assistance was also given at an AIS check station. Enforcement action was taken this week for multiple ATV violations and for operating unregistered OHM.

Karlstad - vacant.

Thief River Falls #2 - vacant.

Warroad #2 - vacant.