Red Lake Falls News


07/14/2018 07:13 PM  ~~~Source~~~
4. Northwestern Minnesota woman charged with murdering infant 

RED LAKE FALLS, Minn.-A Red Lake Falls woman has been accused of murdering a 2-month-old child she was taking care of while the biological mother is in prison.


07/11/2018 10:29 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Bail set at $500-thousand for MN woman accused of murder in death of 2-month-old baby 

Bail has been set at $500,000 for a Minnesota woman accused in the murder of a two month old girl. The Red Lake County Sheriff's Office states the baby's death was a result of injuries sustained during a physical assault that happened at Kortan's home in Red Lake Falls June 20th, 2018.


07/11/2018 10:29 PM  ~~~Source~~~
$500,000 bond set in death of Red Lake Falls infant 

RED LAKE FALLS, Minn.-A Red Lake Falls woman accused of killing a 2-month-old child can get out of jail for $50,000, if she abides by certain conditions. A Red Lake County District Court judge on Wednesday, July 11, ordered Sarah Leah Kortan, 30, to be held on a $500,000 bond without conditions after being charged with second-degree murder.


07/09/2018 02:44 PM  ~~~Source~~~
'True Wonder Woman' Gal Gadot Visits Children's Hospital In Virginia 

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07/08/2018 09:25 AM  ~~~Source~~~
NW. Minnesota woman charged with murdering 2-month-old in her care 

A northwestern Minnesota home day care provider is charged with murdering a baby girl, breaking bones in the infant's skull and causing extensive eye injuries indicating the child had been severely shaken. Sarah L. Kortan, 30, was charged last week with second-degree murder in connection with last month's death of 2-month-old Josephine at the woman's home in the Prairie Rose Apartments in Red Lake Falls.


07/05/2018 06:26 PM  ~~~Source~~~
Woman in jail on second degree murder charges will not get bail 

UPDATE: Sarah Kortan made her initial court appearance on Thursday in District Court in Crookston to face the charge of second degree murder. It was ordered that she be held in custody at the jail in Crookston, without the possibility of bail, until her next scheduled court appearance which is on July 11th in Red Lake Falls.


07/04/2018 01:18 AM  ~~~Source~~~
Northwestern Minnesota woman charged with murdering infant 

RED LAKE FALLS, Minn.-A Red Lake Falls woman has been accused of murdering a 2-month-old child she was taking care of while the biological mother is in prison. The Red Lake County Sheriff's Office arrested 30-year-old Sarah Leah Kortan on Tuesday, July 3, on a second-degree felony charge of murder, which carries a maximum punishment of 40 years in prison.


07/03/2018 08:55 PM  ~~~Source~~~
MN woman facing murder charge in death of 2 month old girl 

The Red Lake County Sheriff's Office states the death as a result of injuries sustained during a physical assault that happened at Kortan's home in Red Lake Falls June 20th, 2018.