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2 Becker County deputies rescued dog from Menahga-area wildfire

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DETROIT LAKES, Minn. – Two Becker County sheriff’s deputies went beyond the call of duty during the recent Green Valley fire near Menahga to save a scared family dog caught in the flames.


Deputy Todd Glander and Deputy Jon Peterson were helping with the evacuation of homes that were threatened by the fire last week. After residents had cleared the area, the deputies returned to double check homes.

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