The Anoka County Sheriff’s Office took in some 1,000 people in just three hours time Sept. 16. It wasn’t a massive drug bust or criminal apprehension of monumental proportions. The sheriff’s office opened its doors 4-7 p.m. that day for its annual open house. Activities and demonstrations offered included displays of sheriff’s office vehicles and [...]
With their Andover home lying in ruins behind them, smoldering from the fire that had just been put out, Kyle Savelkoul got down on one knee, held out a ring a firefighter had pried from a melted box and asked for his girlfriend Cheryl Bessette to marry him.
Jerry Streich watched fire trucks roll by his home frequently when he was growing up.
Dan Winkel may have missed the bus to fight his first fire, but that did not keep him from his career calling.
The Anoka County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help in apprehending those responsible for multiple arson fires in Andover over the past three days.
A series of arson fires in Andover early this morning (Tuesday, Oct. 8) are under investigation by the Anoka County Sheriff’s Office.