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November 25, 2009
Red Wing officials seek laws allowing interstate inmate housing
November 25, 2009 - 8:06am
Rep. Torrey Westrom, R-Elbow Lake, proposes moving some inmates from a state Moose Lake facility to a private Appleton prison. With him is Sen. Bill Ingebrigtsen, R-Alexandria.  Staff photo by Don Davis
Lawmakers want to use private prison
February 25, 2009 - 7:58am
December 23, 2008
Bayport prison inmates Craig Michael Friend, Gonzalo Hernandez, Andrew Lechuga Salinas, and David Arthur Spaeth have been disciplined for their roles in digging a 25-foot tunnel beneath the prison that was discovered in February, 2008. An unnamed prison employee received a reprimand for negligence. (Minnesota Department of Corrections photos)
Four inmates, one employee disciplined at close of Bayport prison tunnel investigation
December 23, 2008 - 12:00am
March 5, 2008
Two inmates charged following Bayport prison stabbing
March 5, 2008 - 12:00am